Mar 17, 2011

California Radiation Fears: Q&A

California Radiation Fears: Q&A

The nuclear crisis in Japan has many people in California worried about possible radiation exposure here on the West Coast.

Mar 17, 2011

Radiation Plume Headed to California From Japan

Radiation Plume Headed to California From Japan

Forecast shows a possible radioactive plume hitting California late Friday.

May 5, 2011
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By Jason Middleton

Google Centralizes Quake Relief Efforts

Google Centralizes Quake Relief Efforts

Crisis Response Page also optimized for easier use on all devices.

Mar 16, 2011

Local Experts Debate Nuclear Worst Case Scenarios

Local Experts Debate Nuclear Worst Case Scenarios

Lawrence Livermore Lab experts help feds model the nuclear situation in Japan.

Mar 17, 2011

SJ Rescue Dog Called to Duty

SJ Rescue Dog Called to Duty

A very energetic dog named Riley finally found true calling.

Mar 16, 2011

Giants Get First ESPN Sunday Night Game

Giants Get First ESPN Sunday Night Game

Being the World Series Champions has its perks.

Mar 16, 2011

RadNet Monitors Bay Area Radiation

RadNet Monitors Bay Area Radiation

A system designed to monitor U.S. military nuclear testing in the 1950s may provide California an early warning to radiation threats from Japan's damaged nuclear plants.

Mar 15, 2011

Radiation Threat Brings Fear to Tokyo

Radiation Threat Brings Fear to Tokyo

The nuclear accident in northern Japan has put fear in the hearts of the people who live in Tokyo

Mar 15, 2011

Bay Area Man Gets Out of Tokyo

Bay Area Man Gets Out of Tokyo

He transferred from San Francisco to Japan six months ago and has decided Tokyo is not the place to be right now.

Mar 15, 2011

Raw Video: U.S. Surgeon General Says Be Prepared

Raw Video: U.S. Surgeon General Says Be Prepared

U.S. Surgeon General Regina Benjamin is in the Bay Area touring a peninsula hospital. When asked if buying iodine pills was an overreaction, she said we should all be prepared.

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Suspect Was Hospitalized Day Before Stabbing

Suspect Was Hospitalized Day Before Stabbing

Sheriff's officials say William "Billy" Schultz, arrested for stabbing a 9-year-old boy Sunday, was briefly hospitalized on Saturday after his family requested an evaluation of his mental health status.

Calif. Man Turned Back From Climbing Everest Before Avalanche

Calif. Man Turned Back From Climbing Everest Before Avalanche

A Santa Rosa man says he stayed behind from Everest the day Nepal’s monster earthquake sparked deadly avalanches. He’s grateful that the cold he caught made him turn back to the camp and now he’s unhurt and...

Bicyclist Dies in Sunnyvale Collision

Bicyclist Dies in Sunnyvale Collision

A bicyclist was fatally struck by a vehicle in Sunnyvale Monday morning, public safety officials said.

Heald College, Part of Corinthian Network, Shuts Down

Heald College, Part of Corinthian Network, Shuts Down

Roughly 16,000 students enrolled in a chain of troubled for-profit colleges are no longer able to take classes after the schools' parent company, Corinthian Colleges, Inc., announced Sunday it is ceasing all of...

Md. Gov. Declares State of Emergency in Baltimore

Md. Gov. Declares State of Emergency in Baltimore

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan declared a state of emergency and activated the National Guard after rioters looted stores and hurled rocks and bricks at Baltimore police Monday, injuring fifteen officers.

Exec Killed in Avalanche, Google Commits $1M to Response Efforts

Exec Killed in Avalanche, Google Commits $1M to Response Efforts

Google executive Dan Fredinburg was confirmed dead in an avalanche on Mount Everest which was triggered by a massive 7.8 earthquake in Nepal Saturday that claimed nearly 2,800 lives.