San Bruno

Smoke rises from a smoldering fire as firefighters sift through rubble at a burned home that was destroyed by a massive explosion and fire September 10, 2010 in San Bruno, California. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

PG&E Pleads Not Guilty In Fatal Pipeline Blast

Pacific Gas & Electric Co. pleaded not guilty Monday to a dozen felony charges stemming from alleged safety violations in a deadly 2010 natural gas pipeline explosion that leveled a suburban neighborhood in the San Francisco Bay Area.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/21/2014

(credit: Ed Andrieski/AP)

Alleged Marijuana Grannies Grow Hundreds Of Plants In Their Home

Prosecutors say “two marijuana grannies” are being held on allegations they were growing hundreds of marijuana plants in their home.


Butane Tank

NorCal Gas Blast Leaves San Pedro Residents Jittery

In the wake of the San Bruno disaster, residents living in the shadows of giant butane holding tanks are nervous about the possibility of another catastrophe hitting much closer to home.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–09/13/2010

Large Explosion in San Bruno

Regulators: PG&E Must Survey All Its Gas Pipelines

California regulators are ordering Pacific Gas and Electric to survey all its natural gas lines in the state in the wake of a devastating suburban San Francisco blast that killed four.


Emergency workers walk through a fire ravaged residential neighborhood in San Bruno, Calif. Fifty three homes were completely destroyed during the massive fire. (AP Photo/George Nikitin)

Calif. Gas Pipe That Exploded Ranked High Risk

A California utility spokesman confirms the section of pipe near San Francisco categorized as high-risk in company documents was on the same line as the segment that exploded in a deadly fireball over a suburban neighborhood.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/12/2010

Large Explosion in San Bruno

4 Dead, 53 Homes Destroyed In San Bruno Blast

Acting Governor Abel Maldonado has declared a state of emergency and says the scene “was like a bomb went off”.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–09/10/2010