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Sunday, Oct 13, 2019 at 05:32 PM PDT

Crash Ignites Brush Fire That Shuts Down NB 101 in Brisbane

Crash Ignites Brush Fire That Shuts Down NB 101 in Brisbane

Three lanes of northbound Highway 101 in Brisbane were blocked late Sunday after a fiery solo vehicle crash caused flames to spread to nearby brush, according to the California Highway Patrol.

Sunday, Oct 13, 2019 at 07:23 PM PDT

Two Small Earthquakes Strike Southeast of San Jose

Two Small Earthquakes Strike Southeast of San Jose

A 2.9 magnitude earthquake struck southeast of San Jose late Sunday, and a second smaller quake shook the same area nearly two hours later, according to the USGS.

Sunday, Oct 13, 2019 at 10:22 PM PDT

49ers Beat Rival Rams to Remain Unbeaten

49ers Beat Rival Rams to Remain Unbeaten

In their toughest test yet this season, the San Francisco 49ers passed with flying colors Sunday, beating the Los Angeles Rams 20-7 to remain unbeaten.

Wednesday, Oct 9, 2019 at 12:02 PM PDT

Full Coverage: PG&E Power Shutoffs

Full Coverage: PG&E Power Shutoffs

PG&E proactively turned off power to roughly 800,000 customers in parts of several Bay Area counties and across much of Northern and Central California due to heightened fire danger.

Sunday, Oct 13, 2019 at 03:44 PM PDT

Doctor Charged With Child Sex Crimes Found Dead in Jail Cell

Doctor Charged With Child Sex Crimes Found Dead in Jail Cell

A Northern California neurosurgeon awaiting trial on charges that he sexually abused children has been found dead in his jail cell.

Sunday, Oct 13, 2019 at 02:52 PM PDT

Hawaiian Family Grows World's Heaviest Avocado

Hawaiian Family Grows World's Heaviest Avocado

A Hawaiian family is in the Guinness Book of World records for growing the world's heaviest avocado, which weighed in at 5.6 pounds.

Tuesday, Oct 15, 2019 at 08:58 PM PDT

Customers Voice Concerns Over Some Amazon's Choice Products

Customers Voice Concerns Over Some Amazon's Choice Products

Amazon has warned customers to use their discretion if a product seems too good to be true. Products with the Amazon’s Choice badge tend to be good products at low prices, with those attributes dependent...

Sunday, Oct 13, 2019 at 10:25 PM PDT

Newsom Vetoes Paid Reservation System for Lombard Street

Newsom Vetoes Paid Reservation System for Lombard Street

California Governor Gavin Newsom announced Saturday that the state will not implement a paid reservation system for Lombard Street in San Francisco.

Sunday, Oct 13, 2019 at 02:40 PM PDT

Newsom Signs Bill to Assist Struggling Recycling Centers

Newsom Signs Bill to Assist Struggling Recycling Centers

Gov. Gavin Newsom on Friday signed a San Francisco assemblyman's urgency measure providing funding to bolster the dwindling presence of recycling centers in California Friday.

Sunday, Oct 13, 2019 at 11:58 AM PDT

California Governor Signs Bill Limiting Oil, Gas Development

California Governor Signs Bill Limiting Oil, Gas Development

California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Saturday signed a law intended to counter Trump administration plans to increase oil and gas production on protected public land.

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