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Bay Area Rapid Transit

Commuters board a Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) train in San Francisco, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Phil Matier: BART Commuters Dealing With Increasingly Packed Trains

Increased ridership, shorter trains, and an aging fleet are part of the reason BART commuters are being packed into cars like sardines many days.

09/10/2014

A Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) train in Berkeley, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART Service Returns To Normal For Morning Commute On Pittsburg/Bay Point Line

Service was disrupted through the Tuesday evening commute after a train was taken out of service near the Pleasant Hill station, after it had a problem with a wheel component.

08/27/2014

The West Oakland BART station. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART Workers Allege Racist, Threatening Graffiti Left On Lockers

A group of African American BART workers said they found racist, threatening graffiti on their lockers, and don’t feel safe at work.

07/31/2014

Construction in Fremont's Warm Springs District. (CBS)

Fremont Says BART Extension Is Helping Warm Springs District Blossom

For years, people talked about Fremont mostly as the place where BART service stopped, but the extension into the South Bay is a boon to the city’s economy, lawmakers say.

07/31/2014

A Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) train pulls into the Colma station. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART Service Resumes At Hayward Station After Police Investigate Person On Tracks

Trains were delayed heading out of the Hayward BART station Thursday morning after police investigated whether a person was hit by a train.

07/31/2014

The Bay Fair BART station platform fills up after a bomb threat creates a major system-wide delay. (CBS SF)

Oakland Coliseum Station Reopens After Bomb Threat Creates Major BART Delays

The Oakland Coliseum BART station has reopened Friday morning following a closure due to a bomb threat.

07/25/2014

BART Rider on his phone (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

8 Odd Things To Do On BART

A growing trend of impromptu performances is quickly spreading at a moments notice on BART. Check out what can be found on YouTube…

07/16/2014

A Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) train pulls away from the Rockridge station in Oakland.

BART Trains Moving Again From Fruitvale And Coliseum Stations After Search For Bike Thief

BART trains are moving again after simultaneous mechanical problems and a search for a bike thief in Oakland stopped trains going to and from Fremont.

07/02/2014

Johannes Mehserle

Former BART Officer Who Shot Oscar Grant III Testifies In Civil Trial Brought By Victim’s Father

The former Bay Area Rapid Transit officers who shot and killed a passenger on an Oakland train platform in the early hours of January 1st 2009 is expected to testify in a civil lawsuit brought by that man’s father.

06/11/2014

The proposed interior of the new BART trains is too similar to Seahawks colors, according to some. (CBS/Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Petition To Ban Seahawks Color Scheme On BART Nears Signature Goal

When Bay Area Rapid Transit officials showed off the planned look of new train cars last week some members of the Niner faithful were taken aback by the Seattle Seahawks-like color scheme. Now thousands have gone online to demand a change of color scheme.

04/22/2014

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