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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

(CBS)

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

Firefighter Graphic

Hercules Woman Rescued From House Fire

A Hercules woman was airlifted to a hospital after firefighters rescued her from a blaze in her home early Saturday morning, a fire dispatcher said.

06/25/2011

(CBS)

Father, 2 Kids Rescued From San Francisco Bay After Boat Capsizes

A father and his two children have been rescued after their boat capsized in San Francisco Bay.

CBS San Francisco–06/19/2011

SJFD

Woman In Burning San Jose Home Awoken By Pet Cat

A cat may have saved its owner’s life Wednesday by waking her up to alert her that the house was on fire, a San Jose fire captain said.

CBS San Francisco–04/20/2011

Cow Rescue

Pregnant Cow Rescued From Castro Valley Well

A pregnant cow that got stuck in a well in Castro Valley Thursday morning has been rescued, an Alameda County fire spokeswoman said.

CBS San Francisco–12/30/2010

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