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Friday, Oct 13, 2017 at 02:56 PM PDT

San Francisco 49ers Release Linebacker NaVorro Bowman

San Francisco 49ers Release Linebacker NaVorro Bowman

Linebacker NaVorro Bowman has been released by the San Francisco 49ers, the team announced Friday.

Friday, Oct 13, 2017 at 06:09 AM PDT

Wildfires Create Worst Air Quality Ever Recorded in Bay Area

Wildfires Create Worst Air Quality Ever Recorded in Bay Area

Smoke from the wildfires north of San Francisco has sank the air quality level in the Bay Area to the same unhealthy level as some of China's smog-choked cities, sending people to emergency rooms and forcing...

Friday, Oct 13, 2017 at 04:33 AM PDT

Social Media Messages Uplift Anguished Calif. Fire Victims

Social Media Messages Uplift Anguished Calif. Fire Victims

A major swath of Northern California is burning under a reddened sky and blanket of smoke. It’s been a time of darkness – both literally and figuratively – for thousands for five anguished days. Yet uplifting...

Friday, Oct 13, 2017 at 02:54 AM PDT

Chaos, Lack of Communication Frustrates Families of Missing

Chaos, Lack of Communication Frustrates Families of Missing

Ellen and Bob Pearson's family has been searching for the couple since they were last seen evacuating from their mobile home in Santa Rosa, preparing to leave in their purple Pontiac as flames lurked in the...

Friday, Oct 13, 2017 at 02:46 AM PDT

Leaving Home in a Fire Zone and Fearing It's a Final Goodbye

Leaving Home in a Fire Zone and Fearing It's a Final Goodbye

Neighbors and strangers huddle along streets under siege by wildfires. We fix our worried stares on ridges encircling us, at billowing smoke and hope we don't see the glow of flames. In the path of one of...

Friday, Oct 13, 2017 at 04:43 AM PDT

Two Earthquakes Strike Near Gilroy Minutes Apart

Two Earthquakes Strike Near Gilroy Minutes Apart

Two earthquakes rattled parts of the South Bay early Friday morning.

Friday, Oct 13, 2017 at 02:10 PM PDT

Washington Seems Unlikely Place for 49ers' First Victory

Washington Seems Unlikely Place for 49ers' First Victory

Shanahan gratified his 49ers have battled in every game

Friday, Oct 13, 2017 at 02:13 PM PDT

Raiders Eager to Get Back to Running Speed

Raiders Eager to Get Back to Running Speed

Raiders believe they are just a couple of blocks away from breaking some big runs

Friday, Oct 13, 2017 at 10:16 AM PDT

Robin Williams' Estate Threatened By Nuns Fire: Report

Robin Williams' Estate Threatened By Nuns Fire: Report

As the Nuns fire continues to ravage Napa Valley, officials said on Wednesday evening that the blaze was in danger of burning the estate that once belonged to late actor Robin Williams.

Saturday, Oct 14, 2017 at 01:24 PM PDT

NorCal Under Siege in State's Deadliest Week of Fires

NorCal Under Siege in State's Deadliest Week of Fires

People are trying to find lost loved ones, sift through the remains of lost homes and count, identify and mourn the dozens of dead — all while the unprecedented fires in California's wine country rage on with no...

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