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Recology truck. (CBS)

Homeless Man Falls Asleep In San Francisco Dumpster, Nearly Gets Crushed In Recology Truck

A homeless man who fell asleep in a dumpster had to be rescued from being crushed after waking up inside a Recology cardboard recycling truck Tuesday morning.

07/22/2014

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San Diego Carjacking Caught On Camera As Group Of Bystanders Subdue Suspect

Good Samaritans subdued a suspected carjacker in San Diego, saving a woman and girl in a dramatic scene all caught on camera.

07/15/2014

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Baby Revived After Nearly Drowning In Concord Home’s Pool

An infant is in stable condition Sunday night after nearly drowning in a swimming pool at a home in Concord, a police sergeant said.

05/11/2014

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20 Animals Rescued From Pacific Grove Home In Apparent Hoarding Case

The SPCA of Monterey County rescued 14 dogs, four puppies and two cats on Wednesday from a Pacific Grove home where they were locked into three small, filthy rooms in an apparent case of animal hoarding.

05/08/2014

A Coast Guard vessel. (CBS)

3 Commercial Fishermen Rescued From Sinking Boat Off Sonoma Coast

Three commercial fishermen were rescued on Monday morning when their 34-foot vessel struck a rock and started sinking near Salt Point on the Sonoma Coast.

03/25/2014

Coast Guard crew members aboard a HH-65C Dolphin helicopter. (U.S. Coast Guard via Getty Images)

Exhausted Swimmer Rescued From Bay Near Albany

The U.S. Coast Guard rescued an exhausted swimmer in the waters near Albany on Thursday afternoon.

03/22/2013

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Richmond Firefighters Pull 200-Pound Pig From Burning Home

Firefighters rescued a pet pig from a burning home in Richmond on Monday night, a Richmond fire battalion chief said. The one-alarm fire was reported around 9:30 p.m. in the 800 block of South 46th Street, Battalion Chief Merlin Turner said.

07/31/2012

U.S. Coast Guard

Coast Guard Rescues Boaters After Cold Night Near Bodega Bay

The Coast Guard said two men and young boy are OK after they spent a cold night at sea on a disabled small boat.

04/08/2012

File photo of elevators (Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Woman Pulled From Belmont Elevator After Brief Freefall

A woman had to be extricated from an elevator at a Belmont senior living facility after it failed Tuesday afternoon, sending the woman into a brief free-fall, police said.

12/14/2011

A car burns near the intersection of Folsom and 12th streets in San Francisco, November 21, 2011. (CBS)

Good Samaritans Rescue Driver From Burning SF Wreck

A trapped, unconscious San Francisco driver was rescued from a burning car in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood early Monday morning.

11/21/2011

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