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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Santa Clara County Workers Call Off Strike

Santa Clara County Workers Call Off Strike

The union representing the 9,000 Santa Clara County workers, who were scheduled to walk off the job Tuesday morning, has reached a tentative agreement with the county.

Man Shot Near Busy Almaden Expressway

Man Shot Near Busy Almaden Expressway

San Jose police shut down a portion of the busy and heavily populated Almaden Expressway temporarily while officers investigated a shooting late Monday night.

Coast Guard Chopper Crash Lands at SFO During Training

Coast Guard Chopper Crash Lands at SFO During Training

A U.S. Coast Guard helicopter crash-landed at San Francisco International Airport while it was conducting a hovering training exercise Monday afternoon.

Bay Area Kindergartner's Haircut Leads to Civil Rights Complaint

Bay Area Kindergartner's Haircut Leads to Civil Rights Complaint

A legal advocacy group has brought a federal civil rights complaint on behalf of a San Francisco Bay Area boy who was allegedly kicked out of his parochial school kindergarten class because of his hair style.

Boosting Overtime: Obama Calls for Broader Coverage

Boosting Overtime: Obama Calls for Broader Coverage

They're called managers, and they sometimes work grueling schedules at fast food chains and retail stores. But with no overtime eligibility, their pay may be lower per hour than many workers they...

Club's Invite to Kardashian Turns Divisive

Club's Invite to Kardashian Turns Divisive

The reality TV star is scheduled to speak and sign copies of her new coffee table book "Selfish" during a Tuesday night event hosted by the Commonwealth Club of California, which bills itself as the nation's...