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A KPIX 5 crew captured this video of Bakken crude oil getting unloaded from a train at a rail yard in Richmond. (CBS)

Rail Safety Of Bay Area Oil Shipments Doubted

Last summer’s oil train accident in Quebec that killed 47 people has lawmakers and others in the Bay Area concerned that it could happen here as volume of crude oil and other petroleum products arriving from North Dakota and Canada to local refineries is surging.

03/24/2014

Students at City College of San Francisco clash with police in front of Conlan Hall on March 13, 2014. (Anya Komisaryk)

Students Occupy City College Of SF Administration Building Hours After Standoff With Police

Student protesters are occupying the administration building at the City College of San Francisco after a clash with campus police on Thursday, involving a student being pepper sprayed and others subdued with batons, resulted in two arrests.

03/14/2014

Students in San Francisco being trained to be crossing guards on March 3, 2014. (Commodore Sloat Elementary School)

Parents Behave Better With Children As Crossing Guards, SF Schools Roll Out Kid Patrols

The new program, implemented Monday at Commodore Sloat Elementary School, comes following a rash of vehicle versus pedestrian collisions in San Francisco over the past year, several of which were fatal.

03/03/2014

Mud Cracks

Drought Likely To Take Toll On Central Valley Employment Numbers

As water supplies shrink due to the ongoing drought—the driest in the California’s recorded history—unemployment in the Central Valley’s agricultural industry is predicted to rise.

02/03/2014

(JEAN-PIERRE CLATOT/AFP/GettyImages)

Small Storm Expected To Bring Rain Back To Bay Area This Week

Rain is expected to reach the Bay Area later on Wednesday and last into Thursday but it may hardly be worth grabbing for an umbrella for as the National Weather Service said it will not be much.

01/27/2014

(Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

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

(CBS)

Pedestrian Injured After Collision With SUV In SF’s Lower Nob Hill

A pedestrian is suffering non-life threatening injuries after being struck by an SUV in San Francisco’s Lower Nob Hill area Friday morning.

01/03/2014

Pedestrians carry shopping bags as they walk through the Union Square shopping district San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco Pedestrian Deaths Hit 6-Year High In 2013

San Francisco pedestrian deaths hit a six-year high in 2013 with 20 deaths, two of which occurred on New Year’s Eve.

01/01/2014

Accident Scene, Fremont

Woman Killed, 2 Others Hurt In Fremont Pedestrian Crash

Fremont police reopened a major intersection nearly six hours after a vehicle killed a woman and injured two others on Tuesday evening.

01/01/2014

One person was hospitalized after a fire in San Francisco. (CBS)

1 Hospitalized, 4 Displaced By San Francisco Building Fire

One person was transported to a hospital and four residents were displaced following a one-alarm blaze at a residential building in San Francisco’s Hayes Valley neighborhood this morning, according to a fire dispatcher.

12/31/2013

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