San Mateo Police were called to this home after old, volatile chemicals were found on December 19, 2012. A bomb squad detonated the chemicals in the front yard. (CBS)

San Mateo Police Detonate Volatile Materials Stored In Home

Police and fire officials detonated volatile materials found stored in a San Mateo home Wednesday, police said.


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Crate Of Ether Safely Detonated At Napa Fairgrounds

Authorities safely detonated a volatile and dangerous crate of decades-old ether in “one shot” at the Napa County Fairgrounds in Calistoga Tuesday afternoon, a Napa County sheriff’s captain said.