Aug 19, 2011

Strong Japan Earthquake

Strong Japan Earthquake

A Strong 6.5 Earthquake Hit Off Japan's Northern Coastline @ 10:36 PM Pacific Time. This is less than 100 miles offshore from the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant. The same region destroyed from the March...

Mar 21, 2011

Santa Cruz Preparing for Next Tsunami

Santa Cruz Preparing for Next Tsunami

This is National Tsunami Awareness & Preparedness Week.

Mar 18, 2011

Radiation Levels Hold Steady on West Coast

Radiation Levels Hold Steady on West Coast

So far there is no detectable increase in radiation anywhere in California.

So far there is no detectable increase in radiation anywhere in California.

Mar 18, 2011

Japan Quake Through the Eyes of Local Diplomat

Japan Quake Through the Eyes of Local Diplomat

When Susan Muranishi traveled to Japan to help strengthen ties, she didn't anticipate getting a crash course in the importance of earthquake preparedness.

Mar 18, 2011

Calif. Radiation Levels Not Elevating

Calif. Radiation Levels Not Elevating

Emissions from Japan's reactors not a coastal concern (live data links).

Mar 18, 2011

Bejewels Benefits Japan Victims

Bejewels Benefits Japan Victims

Maker of Bejeweled, other games drops price, sends revenue to Japan.

Mar 17, 2011

Japan People Finder

Japan People Finder

People who are looking for relatives in earthquake ravaged Japan have help due to a Silicon Valley startup.

Mar 17, 2011

Bay Area Radiation Concerns

Bay Area Radiation Concerns

Concern about radiation from Japan making it to the Bay Area. UC Berkeley researchers talk about it.

Mar 17, 2011

Radiation Worries Consume Golden State

Radiation Worries Consume Golden State

The crisis in Japan is hitting close to home once again.

Mar 17, 2011

Should Pets Get Iodide Pills?

Should Pets Get Iodide Pills?

The message from emergency officials Thursday was clear: the risk of radiation floating 5,000 miles from Japan to the West Coast was minimal. Even if something made it to out shore, the experts agree that it...

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Boyfriend Not Involved in Hoax: Lawyers

Boyfriend Not Involved in Hoax: Lawyers

A day after Vallejo police said her kidnapping was a hoax, Denise Huskins boyfriend Aaron QuinN — who reported the kidnapping to police — fought back through his lawyer.

Prayer Vigil For Slain San Jose Police Officer

Prayer Vigil For Slain San Jose Police Officer

A prayer vigil is scheduled for Friday in memory of slain San Jose police Officer Michael Johnson, who was shot Tuesday night while responding to a suicidal man, who ended up killing him with a rifle.

Elderly Driver Crashes Into 7-Eleven

Elderly Driver Crashes Into 7-Eleven

An elderly man was taken to the hospital Thursday morning after crashing his Cadillac Escalade into a a 7-Eleven in Daly City, sending bottles of soda and boxes of crackers to the floor.

Cop Killer Burped in Wife's Face, Choked Her: Docs

Cop Killer Burped in Wife's Face, Choked Her: Docs

The man who killed a San Jose police officer and then died himself of a gunshot wound had one recorded bout with jail nearly 20 years ago – after he burped in his common-law wife’s face and refused to clean...

Who Was Co-Pilot Who Crashed Germanwings Plane?

Who Was Co-Pilot Who Crashed Germanwings Plane?

Andreas Lubitz never appeared anything but thrilled to have landed a pilot's job with Germanwings, according to those who helped him learn to fly as a teenager in this town in the forested hills of western...

Vallejo Kidnapping for Ransom "Orchestrated"

Vallejo Kidnapping for Ransom "Orchestrated"

The mysterious reported kidnapping for ransom took a new twist Wednesday night when authorities said the woman and her family who had made plans to talk to police had disappeared.