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Former SF Firefighter Accused Of DUI In Deadly Rig Crash Makes Court Appearance

Michael Quinn, 43, did not enter a plea Wednesday morning on three felony charges that include DUI causing injury and driving a commercial motor vehicle with a blood alcohol content of .04 percent or higher.

04/02/2014

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Former SF Firefighter Indicted On 3 Drunk Driving Charges Related To Striking Motorcyclist

After months of legal wrangling, a San Francisco Grand Jury has formally indicted a former firefighter on three felony drunk driving charges stemming from an incident last summer.

03/31/2014

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Lapses Found In San Francisco Emergency Water System

Report: S.F. voters have approved millions of dollars in bond money for an elaborate emergency water system, but the city has failed to spend it properly.

03/30/2014

Crews began tearing down a massive fire-damaged structure in Mission Bay on March 12, 2014. (CBS)

Investigators: Daunting Task To Find Cause Of San Francisco Mission Bay Fire

San Francisco fire crews were on scene Thursday at the site of Tuesday’s massive apartment-complex fire in Mission Bay as they attempt to stabilize what’s left of the structure so arson investigators can get inside.

03/13/2014

A viewer submitted this photo of flames and smoke from a fire in San Francisco's Mission Bay neighborhood on March 11, 2014. (Duncan Leitch)

Welding Possible Cause Of San Francisco Mission Bay Fire

Fire investigators on Wednesday were looking into whether welding work was to blame for a massive blaze that barreled through an apartment building construction site, threatening nearby structures and prompting evacuations as firefighters worked to prevent its spread through a San Francisco neighborhood.

03/12/2014

Crews began tearing down a massive fire-damaged structure in Mission Bay on March 12, 2014. (CBS)

Crews Begin Knocking Down Building Damaged In San Francisco Mission Bay Fire

Crews on Wednesday afternoon started demolishing the remains of an apartment building that was under construction in San Francisco’s Mission Bay neighborhood when it was destroyed in a five-alarm fire Tuesday.

03/12/2014

A massive fire at a San Francisco Mission Bay construction site is expected to leave the apartment complex as a total loss. (CBS)

Mission Bay Inferno Leaves San Francisco Apartment Complex Project As Total Loss

It was a long night for San Francisco firefighters who remain at the scene and continue to pour water on the fire the in Mission Bay that destroyed a large under-construction apartment building on Tuesday.

03/12/2014

Firefighters on the scene of a hazardous chemical spill at the Radisson Hotel on San Francisco's Fisherman's Wharf on September 30, 2013. (CBS)

San Francisco Firefighters Teach Class On Twitter, Emergency Tweets

In a major incident, Tweets including pictures or short videos for, “Send #jawsoflife to 3rd & Market” will fly through the Twitterverse along with news of Justin Bieber’s latest arrest, or a Khardashian’s latest booty TwitPic.

03/11/2014

Image from a firefighter's helmet cam shows Asiana Airlines Flight 214 burning following a crash landing at San Francisco International Airport, July 6, 2013. (San Francisco Fire Dept.)

San Francisco Firefighter Involved In Asiana Plane Crash Files Defamation Claim

A San Francisco firefighter has filed a defamation claim against the fire department, which she says falsely accused her of being responsible for the death of a teenage girl after the Asiana Airlines plane crash in July.

01/28/2014

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3 Injured, 10 Displaced After Escaping San Francisco Apartment Fire

Three people were injured and 10 displaced in a structure fire in San Francisco’s Silver Terrace neighborhood early Friday morning, fire officials said.

01/17/2014

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