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The West Oakland BART station. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART Riders Report Smoke At San Francisco Powell St. Station, Transbay Traffic Briefly Halted

BART service was recovering Tuesday morning after reports of smoke on the underground tracks in San Francisco.

06/23/2015

Chopper 5 over a fire near Interstate 880 and Highway 238 in Hayward on June 8, 2015. (CBS)

Fire Burns Along I-880 In San Leandro Area, Sending Thick Smoke Into Air

A fire burning near I-880 and I-238 in the San Leandro area Monday afternoon, sent thick smoke into the air.

06/08/2015

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Oakland Kitchen Fire Kills 2, Severely Injures 1 Other

Two people died and one is at a hospital in critical condition after a kitchen fire at a home in East Oakland on Wednesday evening, a fire battalion chief said Thursday.

05/21/2015

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Smoky BART Train At San Francisco’s 16th Street Station Prompts Evacuation, Major Delays

BART service is recovering Monday morning after a mechanical problem on a train caused smoke to fill the 16th Street Mission station platform.

04/27/2015

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Concord Apartment Fire Sends 1 To Hospital

One person was transported to the hospital as a result of an apartment fire Sunday afternoon in Concord, a fire dispatcher said.

04/26/2015

Golden Gate Park revelers celebrate '420' in San Francisco on Sunday, April 20th 2014. (Photo: Tim Ryan)

San Francisco Preps For 4/20 Celebration As Thousands Expected To Flood Golden Gate Park

A thick, smoky haze may be visible over San Francisco Monday as thousands of people are expected to flood the city for an annual 4/20 celebration for marijuana enthusiasts.

04/19/2015

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UCSF Study Declares Leonardo DiCaprio ‘Smokiest’ Actor In Hollywood

Smokefree Movies has made it their mission to get excessive smoking to garner an ‘R’ rating in films. They argue that changing the rating criteria to include tobacco use will help shield younger people from using tobacco.

03/25/2015

Scene of a fire on the 3000 block of 24th St. in San Francisco's Mission District, March 11, 2015. (CBS)

13-Year-Old Girl Dies Of Injuries From San Francisco Mission District Fire Which Killed Father

A 13-year-old girl trapped with her family as her second story home burned in San Francisco’s Mission District earlier this month has died.

03/19/2015

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BBQ’s, Meat Smokers Could Be Banned On Spare-The-Air Days

Bay Area air quality officials are considering a crackdown on smoke from barbecues and meat smokers.

01/19/2015

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Bay Area Wood Burning Banned For 5th Straight Spare The Air Day

Another Winter Spare the Air alert has been issued for Tuesday, the fifth day in a row that wood burning will be banned in the Bay Area.

01/05/2015

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