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Oakland firefighters rescue, resuscitate puppies

January 28, 2019 4:41 pm

By: KTVU Staff POSTED: JAN 28 2019 11:22AM PST VIDEO POSTED: JAN 28 2019 10:59AM PST UPDATED: JAN 28 2019 12:54PM PST OAKLAND, Calif. (KTVU) - Oakland Firefighters rescued three puppies from a house fire in Oakland Friday. As crews conducted a search at the building on Bancroft and 108th Avenue they found a pet crate with three small puppies […]

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Three rainstorms expected to hit the Bay Area this week

January 28, 2019 4:35 pm

By: Lisa Fernandez POSTED: JAN 28 2019 09:54AM PST UPDATED: JAN 28 2019 09:55AM PST OAKLAND, Calif. (KTVU) - Photographer Michael Sparks posed a question on Instagram, along with a stunning photo: When will the next lightning storm ever come? Well, the National Weather Service has an answer: Likely, this week. Meteorologist Steve Anderson said there will be three […]

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Quake north of Piedmont felt throughout the Bay Area

January 16, 2019 3:51 pm

By: Lisa Fernandez POSTED: JAN 16 2019 05:03AM PST VIDEO POSTED: JAN 16 2019 05:43AM PST UPDATED: JAN 16 2019 06:09AM PST OAKLAND, Calif. (KTVU) - A 3.4-magnitude earthquake struck north of Piedmont Wednesday morning and though it caused no immediate damage it was felt throughout the Bay Area. The quake struck at 4:42 a.m., according to the USGS.  It […]

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Six injured in overnight San Francisco fire, 20 displaced

January 16, 2019 3:47 pm

By: Sara Zendehnam, KTVU POSTED: JAN 16 2019 02:15AM PST VIDEO POSTED: JAN 16 2019 05:50AM PST UPDATED: JAN 16 2019 08:08AM PST SAN FRANCISCO (KTVU) - Six people were injured, two critically, and 20 people were displaced following a two-alarm fire that ripped through two San Francisco homes just after midnight on Wednesday. A firefighter was among those injured, […]

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1 in 10 disabled parking placards being misused, 2 Investigates

January 14, 2019 4:34 pm

By: Brooks Jarosz, KTVU POSTED: JAN 14 2019 11:30AM PST VIDEO POSTED: JAN 14 2019 11:43AM PST UPDATED: JAN 14 2019 03:28PM PST OAKLAND, Calif. (KTVU) - On a brisk morning before the sun rises in Oakland, a group of investigators with the California Department of Motor Vehicles set their sights on disabled parking spaces and placards, hoping to send […]

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1 dead in 2 alarm fire at apartment in East San Jose

January 14, 2019 4:30 pm

By: Dan McMenamin POSTED: JAN 14 2019 08:38AM PST VIDEO POSTED: JAN 14 2019 08:50AM PST UPDATED: JAN 14 2019 09:16AM PST SAN JOSE, Calif. (BCN) - One person died in a fire at an apartment complex in East San Jose on Monday morning, a fire captain said. The fire was reported around 6:50 a.m. at the building at 1310 Foxdale Loop […]

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Suspected DUI driver gives police chase from SF to Pacifica and back

January 14, 2019 4:25 pm

By: Elissa Harrington, KTVU POSTED: JAN 14 2019 05:42AM PST VIDEO POSTED: JAN 14 2019 05:37AM PST UPDATED: JAN 14 2019 06:00AM PST SAN FRANCISCO (KTVU) - A woman suspected for driving under the influence was arrested and suffered injuries after she gave police chase from San Francisco to Pacifica and back to The City. Video at the scene shows […]

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Rookie Davis police officer killed; suspect found dead from self-inflicted wound

January 11, 2019 3:00 pm

By: Elissa Harrington, KTVU , Lisa Fernandez, KTVU POSTED: JAN 10 2019 08:34PM PST VIDEO POSTED: JAN 11 2019 05:49AM PST UPDATED: JAN 11 2019 09:15AM PST DAVIS, Calif. (KTVU) - A 22-year-old police officer who had been on the job a few weeks died late Thursday night after being shot in northern California by a suspect who later died of a self-inflicted gunshot […]

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Governor Newsom appoints strike team to fix ‘chronically mismanaged’ California DMV

January 11, 2019 2:56 pm

By: Jesse Gary, KTVU POSTED: JAN 10 2019 06:52PM PST VIDEO POSTED: JAN 10 2019 06:31PM PST UPDATED: JAN 10 2019 07:00PM PST SAN JOSE, Calif. (KTVU) - The long lines, and accompanying horror stories, had Sacramento legislators scrambling to fix the beleaguered Department of Motor Vehicles. Now, newly sworn-in California Governor Gavin Newsom has that agency, and its leadership, […]

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North Bay: Storm intensity affects sewer pipes, causes spills

January 11, 2019 2:48 pm

By: Tom Vacar POSTED: JAN 10 2019 06:50PM PST VIDEO POSTED: JAN 10 2019 06:08PM PST MARIN COUNTY, Calif. (KTVU) - A medium sized sewage spill in the North Bay has some officials thinking about not just replacing sewer pipes, but replacing them with bigger ones to account for climate change. Downpours and intense storms called rain bombs are making […]

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