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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WATCH: Driver Pulled From Car Before Caltrain Crash

WATCH: Driver Pulled From Car Before Caltrain Crash

A sheriff's deputy was able to pull a driver from a car moments before it was hit by a train in Northern California, officials said.

Rocky Fire Threatens Thousands of Homes

Rocky Fire Threatens Thousands of Homes

The Rocky Fire keeps on racing across Northern California: Cal Fire said the wildfire has burned 62,000 acres by Monday morning, and was 12 percent contained.

Runaway Jeep From Car Wash Crosses Lanes on Hwy. 101

Runaway Jeep From Car Wash Crosses Lanes on Hwy. 101

The California Highway Patrol is investigating a Greenbrae car wash employee's claim that a Jeep suddenly accelerated at the car wash and crossed lanes of U.S. Highway 101 traffic Saturday afternoon.

Cecil Hunter's Helper Feels He Did Nothing Wrong

Cecil Hunter's Helper Feels He Did Nothing Wrong

The hunter accused of helping an American kill Cecil the lion told NBC News on Tuesday that he felt he did nothing wrong. Minnesota dentist Walter Palmer allegedly paid Theo Bronkhorst $50,000 to lure the lion...

Sex Assault Suspect Killed in Oakland Police Shootout

Sex Assault Suspect Killed in Oakland Police Shootout

Two Oakland police officers on Monday morning fatally shot a man they say was a sexual assault suspect who was armed with an SKS-type assault rifle in the second fatal officer-involved shooting of the year, the...

2 Dead in New Hampshire Circus Tent Collapse

2 Dead in New Hampshire Circus Tent Collapse

Two people died and about 15 others were injured when a circus tent collapsed at the Lancaster Fairgrounds on Monday, New Hampshire State Police said. Initially, 250 people were trapped under the tent.