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Tractor Trailer Fire on Richmond-San Rafael Bridge

Tractor Trailer Fire on Richmond-San Rafael Bridge

All lanes were blocked on the Richmond San Rafael Bridge on Tuesday morning, after a tractor trailer was burning, according to the California Highway Patrol.

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Breeding Season in Full Swing for Penguins in Argentina

Breeding Season in Full Swing for Penguins in Argentina

Sunday, Sept. 26 marked the official beginning of breeding season for the Magellanic penguin on the Argentine peninsula of Punta Tombo. Hundreds of thousands of the flightless birds are expected to converge...

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Trump Denies Debate Sniffles, Blames Bad Mic

Trump Denies Debate Sniffles, Blames Bad Mic

The post-debate spin has centered on the sniffle. Hours after the first presidential debate Monday night, reaction to Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump's performances continued to pour in.

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Popular Japanese Mascot Kumamon Treated to Large Grass Cutout

Popular Japanese Mascot Kumamon Treated to Large Grass Cutout

Kumamon, the official mascot of a Japanese prefecture, can now be seen on a lawn in the southwestern Japanese prefecture on Tuesday, Sept. 27. Gardeners mowed the lawn at Suizenji Ezu Lake Park in Kumamoto City...

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Raiders Make "Tough Choice" to Release Reece

Raiders Make "Tough Choice" to Release Reece

Longtime fan and team favorite will be replaced at fullback by former backup Jamize Olawale

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Photos from Fire in Santa Cruz Mountains

The Loma Fire broke out in the Santa Cruz mountains on Sept. 26, 2016 at 3 p.m.View gallery

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Usain Bolt Talks Marriage, Olympics on 'Ellen'

Usain Bolt Talks Marriage, Olympics on 'Ellen'

Olympic gold medalist Usain Bolt told Ellen DeGeneres that his girlfriend isn't pushing him to propose to her, according to a preview of his appearance on her show. "Everyone's talking about you and your...

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Second Motorcyclist Dies After Races in Sonoma County

Second Motorcyclist Dies After Races in Sonoma County

A second motorcyclist has died of injuries sustained during a race event at the Sonoma County Fairgrounds.

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Police Use Trading Cards to Connect

Police Use Trading Cards to Connect

In an effort to foster connections with some of the city’s youngest residents, the Pleasanton Police Department will be rolling out a series of trading cards featuring the images of its officers.

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Kristen Bell Joins Harry and Talks Cell Phone Etiquette

Kristen Bell Joins Harry and Talks Cell Phone Etiquette

Actress Kristen Bell joined Harry and discussed cell phone etiquette.

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Mandatory Evacuations Ordered For Loma Fire

Mandatory Evacuations Ordered For Loma Fire

Mandatory evacuations were ordered Tuesday morning for Santa Cruz Mountain residents living near the Loma Fire, which had charred 2,000 acres and was 5 percent contained early in the morning.

Tractor Trailer Fire on Richmond-San Rafael Bridge

Tractor Trailer Fire on Richmond-San Rafael Bridge

All lanes were blocked on the Richmond San Rafael Bridge on Tuesday morning, after a tractor trailer was burning, according to the California Highway Patrol.

Suspects Shoot, Pistol Whip Couple in Orinda

Suspects Shoot, Pistol Whip Couple in Orinda

Orinda police are looking for suspects in Halloween masks who shot a woman twice during an armed robbery and pistol-whipped her husband, the chief said.

Loma Fire: Not Many Staying at Soquel High Evac Center

Loma Fire: Not Many Staying at Soquel High Evac Center

About 18 miles south of the front line of the Loma Fire sits Soquel High School. It was the first of three evacuation centers opened Monday for those who needed food and shelter after fleeing their homes.

Trump Denies Debate Sniffles, Blames Bad Mic

Trump Denies Debate Sniffles, Blames Bad Mic

The post-debate spin has centered on the sniffle. Hours after the first presidential debate Monday night, reaction to Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump's performances continued to pour in.

Another Busy Wildfire Season by the Numbers

Another Busy Wildfire Season by the Numbers

It's been another busy and costly fire season throughout California, and the end doesn't seem near in the northern part of the state, with big wildfires igniting this week in Santa Clara (Loma Fire) and...