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Protesters force the closure of the BART Civic Center Station (CBS)

Civic Center, Powell Stations Closed In BART Protest, Dozens Arrested

A protest prompted BART to close Civic Center and Powell Street stations in San Francisco several times Monday evening.

KPIX 5–08/22/2011

Protestors pretend to talk on their cell phone as they taunt a Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) police officer at the Civic Center station on August 15, 2011 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART Warns Passengers Of Another Possible Service Disruption

Bay Area Rapid Transit officials are again warning passengers of a possible service delay during the Monday evening commute through San Francisco on word of a planned protest at the Civic Center station.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–08/22/2011

A demonstrator wears a mask during a protest inside the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) Civic Center station on August 15, 2011 in San Francisco, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

‘Anonymous’ Member Offers Look Inside Hacking Activist Group

Recent protests of the BART system have been fueled by computer hackings and street demonstrations by a group known as Anonymous. One man who claims to be a part of the clandestine “hactivist” squad agreed to talk to CBS 5.

KPIX 5–08/18/2011

Bay Area Rapid Transit Police keep back demonstrators that are trying to keep a train from leaving the Civic Center station on August 15, 2011 in San Francisco. The hacker group 'Anonymous' staged a demonstration at a BART station this evening after BART officials turned off cellphone service in its stations last week during a disruptive protest following a fatal shooting of a man by BART police. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

CBS 5 Poll: Public Supports BART On Cellphone Shutdown Decision

A CBS 5 poll released Monday night found that a majority of the public in the Bay Area backed the transit agency’s decision to cut off cellphone service.

KPIX 5–08/15/2011

Members of the group “No Justice, No BART” crowded onto a BART train at Civic Center station on July 11, 2011. The group was protesting July 3, 2011 shooting death of Charles Hill by BART Police officers. (CBS)

BART Defends Interruption Of Cellphone Service Against ACLU Complaints

A Bay Area Rapid Transit spokesman defended Monday the agency’s interruption of cellphone service to prevent a protest from happening at train stations in downtown San Francisco last week.

CBS San Francisco–08/15/2011

The hacker group 'Anonymous' allegedly infiltrated the MyBART portion of the BART website Sunday.

BART Prepares For New Protests After Website Hacking

Bay Area Rapid Transit prepared for renewed protests Monday, a day after hackers broke into a BART user website and posted contact information for more than 2,000 customers.

CBS San Francisco–08/15/2011

The hacker group 'Anonymous' allegedly infiltrated the MyBART portion of the BART website Sunday.

BART Website Hacked By Group ‘Anonymous’

BART’s myBART website has been breached, including the release of thousands of user names, email addresses, passwords and other personal information.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–08/14/2011

paypal wikileaks

14 Arrested In Hacking Attack On PayPal

14 people have been arrested for allegedly mounting a cyberattack on the Web site of San Jose-based PayPal in retaliation for suspending the accounts of WikiLeaks, according to the Justice Department.

KPIX 5–07/19/2011

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San Jose Offers Free HIV Tests

Santa Clara County health officials are offering free HIV tests as part of National HIV Testing Day on Monday.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–06/26/2011

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