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Downed Power Line Shuts Route 85 in Sunnyvale

Downed Power Line Shuts Route 85 in Sunnyvale

The California Highway Patrol issued a Sig-Alert Monday morning when a power line fell across a major Silicon Valley artery. Read »

16 minutes ago
Squashed Bananas: Truck Dumps 60K Lbs. Bananas

Squashed Bananas: Truck Dumps 60K Lbs. Bananas

A truck carrying 60,000 pounds of bananas from Mexico tipped over in Livermore on Monday morning, closing a portion... Read »

8 minutes ago
Mosquito Fogging Planned in San Mateo County

Mosquito Fogging Planned in San Mateo County

A truck spraying mosquito-killing insecticide will be driving around parts of San Mateo and Hillsborough... Read »

Jul 27, 2014
San Bruno to Address Illegal PG&E, CPUC Conduct in 2010 Explosion

San Bruno to Address Illegal PG&E, CPUC Conduct in 2010 Explosion

City leaders in San Bruno are expected to make a major announcement Monday, alleging a cozy relationship... Watch »

21 minutes ago
Two-Alarm Fire Destroys San Leandro Hair Salon

Two-Alarm Fire Destroys San Leandro Hair Salon

A two-alarm electrical fire gutted a San Leandro hair salon and sent a firefighter to the hospital Sunday morning, a... Read »

Jul 27, 2014
Two People Burned in Richmond Residential Fire

Two People Burned in Richmond Residential Fire

Two people were sent to the hospital Sunday morning after a fire broke out in a residential complex in Richmond. Read »

Jul 27, 2014
Police Investigate Deadly Triple Shooting in East Palo Alto

Police Investigate Deadly Triple Shooting in East Palo Alto

Gunfire in East Palo Alto has killed a 31-year-old man and sent two women to the hospital. Read »

Jul 27, 2014
California Can't Say if It's Meeting Drought Goal

California Can't Say if It's Meeting Drought Goal

In ways big and small, the state government is conserving water to try to meet Gov. Jerry Brown's request... Read »

23 minutes ago
25,000 People Compete in San Francisco Marathon

25,000 People Compete in San Francisco Marathon

Thousands of people from all over the country winded their way through the streets of San Francisco bright and early... Read »

Jul 27, 2014
Thousands Attend Great Bull Run in Pleasanton

Thousands Attend Great Bull Run in Pleasanton

From Pamplona to Pleasanton, thousands of thrill seekers tried to outrun bulls that weighed 1,500 pounds--each. Watch »

Jul 27, 2014
Vegetation Fire Burns Near Park in South San Jose

Vegetation Fire Burns Near Park in South San Jose

San Jose fire and Cal Fire battled a 15-acre vegetation fire near the Almaden Quicksilver County Park in South... Read »

Jul 27, 2014
Buzz Aldrin Attends Moon Landing Event in Alameda

Buzz Aldrin Attends Moon Landing Event in Alameda

Forty-five years after his iconic moon landing, former astronaut Buzz Aldrin is set to reunite with the ship... Read »

Jul 26, 2014
Northern California Wildfire Destroys 13 Homes

Northern California Wildfire Destroys 13 Homes

A wildfire in Northern California has forced evacuations and destroyed 10 homes and several other structures... Watch »

19 minutes ago
Vallejo Parolee Arrested in Killing, Injury of 5-Year-Old Boy

Vallejo Parolee Arrested in Killing, Injury of 5-Year-Old Boy

A 43-year-old parolee was booked on suspicion of murdering a woman in a violent attack Saturday morning in... Read »

Jul 27, 2014
Plea Deals in Fight That Knocked Out Woman Near AT&T Park

Plea Deals in Fight That Knocked Out Woman Near AT&T Park

Two Sacramento men accused of knocking a woman unconscious in a drunken brawl outside of AT&T Park earlier this... Read »

Jul 27, 2014
Giants Look to Peavy After Getting Kershaw'd

Giants Look to Peavy After Getting Kershaw'd

Clayton Kershaw limited the Giants to a Padre-tastic two singles Saturday night, making the Dodgers’ sun-aided first... Read »

Jul 27, 2014
BART to Get $17.4M Grant to Protect Transbay Tube

BART to Get $17.4M Grant to Protect Transbay Tube

East Bay congressman Eric Swalwell (D - Dublin) has announced BART will get a $17.4 million grant from... Read »

Jul 26, 2014
Man Dead in Collision on I-680 in San Jose

Man Dead in Collision on I-680 in San Jose

The California Highway Patrol has reopened one lane on Interstate Highway 680 near Capitol Expressway following... Read »

Jul 26, 2014
Giants Bolster Rotation, Acquire Peavy From Red Sox

Giants Bolster Rotation, Acquire Peavy From Red Sox

The Giants needed a hired gun, and Jake Peavy has always been able to sling it against the Los Angeles Dodgers. Read »

Jul 26, 2014
Man Hit by CHP Patrol Car on Hwy 101 in San Jose

Man Hit by CHP Patrol Car on Hwy 101 in San Jose

Two lanes of U.S. Highway 101 at Alum Rock Avenue in San Jose were blocked due to a collision between a car... Read »

Jul 27, 2014
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