Bridge Toll

Relatives of people who committed suicide are present as Golden Gate Bridge District officials approve a $76 million suicide prevention barrier for the iconic bridge's span. (photo credit: Holly Quan)

Golden Gate Bridge Officials Approve $76 Million Suicide Barrier

The Golden Gate Bridge is a big step closer to getting a suicide barrier after bridge officials approved a $76 million funding package for a net system that would prevent people from jumping to their deaths.


San Francisco/Oakland Bay Bridge (AP)

Cost-Conscious Drivers Avoiding Higher Bay Bridge Toll

Plenty of commuters are changing their driving habits because of the new, higher toll to cross the span into San Francisco.