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KCBS Radio Morning News
September 13, 2019 - 7:05 am
SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS Radio) -- A group of insurers announced Friday it has reached a deal with PG&E to settle a long list of claims related to wildfires for $11 billion--well below the $20 billion it had originally sought. It's part of a complex series of moves and countermoves playing out in...
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Matt Bigler
Doug Sovern
September 09, 2019 - 1:50 pm
PG&E says it isn't interested in selling its power lines in San Francisco to the city, which is offering the utility $2.5 billion as it lays out its own plan for crawling out of bankruptcy after the devastating wildfires over the last few years.
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Oakland Firefighters Ghost Ship Warehouse
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Megan Goldsby
September 06, 2019 - 10:38 am
The lead counsel in the Ghost Ship warehouse fire civil case is confident of a different outcome than that of the criminal trial.
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 Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E) Senior Wildfire Operations Center Analyst Sarah Gibson monitors weather and satellite images of fire areas at the PG&E Wildfire Safety Operations Center on August 05, 2019 in San Francisco, California.
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KCBS Radio Morning News
August 28, 2019 - 9:17 am
A new weather website from PG&E offers forecasts and information about possible power shutoffs. The website — www.pge.com/weather — predicts the potential power shutoff, which typically occur when there's a combination of strong winds, dry conditions and high temperatures up to a week in...
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August 16, 2019 - 6:03 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A judge presiding over Pacific Gas and Electric's bankruptcy case agreed Friday to allow a state jury to decide whether the power company's equipment ignited a devastating wildfire in California wine country nearly two years ago. State fire investigators have already determined...
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A view of the Golden Gate Bridge from the Marin headlands.
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Tim Ryan
August 16, 2019 - 9:21 am
An unexplained power outage that affected a vast swath of Marin County overnight led to a huge number of emergency calls that "annihilated" the 911 call center, according the Marin County Sheriff's Office.
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Holly Quan
July 31, 2019 - 1:58 pm
San Francisco emergency officials gathered more than 100 private and nonprofit businesses together to urge them to plan in advance of Pacific Gas & Electric’s fire safety power outages. Officials say too many people don't believe so-called "PSPS" are going to happen in the city. PG&E plans...
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Matt Bigler
Matt Bigler
July 16, 2019 - 8:25 am
PG&E officials say that they've found thousands of problems with the company's power equipment in areas under threat from wildfires.
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avin Newsom speaks during election night event on November 6, 2018 in Los Angeles.
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Doug Sovern
July 12, 2019 - 2:04 pm
Gov. Gavin Newsom has signed into law his sweeping plan to change how California pays for wildfire damage and regulates utilities, while also revealing his pick to be the state's top utility watchdog.
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Homes destroyed by the Tubbs Fire seen near Fountaingrove Parkway
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Jeffrey Schaub
July 11, 2019 - 10:56 am
Residents of Santa Rosa’s Fountaingrove neighborhood have been in the dark since the area was ravaged by the Tubbs Fire in October 2017. The neighborhood’s 500 streetlights were burned, broken or melted in the fire and are still not fixed.
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