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BRAZIL-FEATURE

Summer Solstice, Father’s Day 2015 Align To Give Dads Sunniest Day Of Year

Dads, get ready for almost 15 hours of sunlight on the longest day of the year this Sunday.

06/15/2015

The San Francisco Police Department logo (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Which Is San Francisco’s Safest Neighborhood?

A man looking to relocate in San Francisco compiled a list of the city’s safest (and most unsafe) neighborhoods.

03/25/2015

(Hal Paul)

18 Epic Sunset Photos From Saturday’s Bay Area Storm

Mother Nature set the stage for a spectacular stormy performance Saturday night complete with hail, lightning and double rainbows just as the sun was going down.

03/02/2015

Sunset in Pleasanton (Roberta Gonzales)

Will Tonight’s Sunset Be As Spectacular As Wednesday’s?

Sunlight is made up of all kinds of different colors of light! Keep in mind, each color of light has a wavelength. At sunset, we see more red light because it is being scattered through tiny particles in the lower atmosphere. These particles are referred to as aerosols. These aerosols or tiny particles are from burning fossil fuels or naturally from soil or dust, perhaps even salt from the ocean.

02/26/2015

Stuffed Pumpkins on Deck Railing

Fall Arrives With Autumnal Equinox, But Sunrise And Sunset Don’t Equal Perfect Half-Days

Fall is officially here, as Monday, September 22nd marks the Autumnal Equinox, even if the Starbuck’s Pumpkin Spice Lattes aka #PSL began arriving way back in August.

09/22/2014

A San Francisco Fire Department truck on the scene of a fire. (CBS)

San Francisco Post Office Evacuated After Spilled Substance Causes Irritation

A post office in San Francisco’s Sunset District has been evacuated after a substance spilled in the lobby caused people to experience irritation in their eyes, noses and throats, according to a fire official.

08/28/2014

Scene of a fatal crash at Sunset Blvd. and Yorba in San Francisco's Sunset District. February 2014 (CBS)

San Francisco Installs Pedestrian Countdown Signal At One Of City’s Deadliest Intersections

San Francisco’s Mayor Ed Lee was at the intersection of Sunset Blvd. and Yorba on Monday for the installation of a pedestrian countdown signal as part of the city’s $3.3 million dollar efforts to make city streets safer.

07/29/2014

Cars drive drive along U.S. 101 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Mayor Lee Signs $500 Million Bond For Transportation Improvements In San Francisco

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee signed a $500 million transportation infrastructure bond for the November ballot on Monday while also unveiling other initiatives for improving pedestrian safety in the city.

07/29/2014

A man prints out a lottery ticket. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

$70 Million Winning SuperLotto Ticket Sold At Sunset District Safeway In San Francisco

A California Lottery ticket that matched all six numbers to win the $70 million SuperLotto Plus jackpot was bought at a Safeway in San Francisco’s Sunset District, a lottery spokesman said Sunday.

05/25/2014

One person was killed, and four were hurt in this crash on Sunset Boulevard in San Francisco. (CBS)

New Signal At Dangerous San Francisco Intersection Doesn’t Come Cheap

Transit officials are fast tracking a plan to install traffic lights at one of San Francisco’s most dangerous intersections. Officials said installing traffic lights usually takes years and hundreds of thousands of dollars.

05/14/2014

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