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A man sleeps on the VTA 22 bus. (CBS)

Silicon Valley’s Homeless Turning To Public Transit For Shelter

Known as “Hotel 22″, the Valley Transportation Authority’s 22 bus operates 24 hours a day between the Eastridge Mall and Palo Alto, some of the most valuable real estate in the country. For many, a night spent circling the South Bay on the bus is the best option to keep out of danger.

12/03/2013

Electric Muni buses make their way down Stockton Street in San Francisco's Chinatown District. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Task Force Calls For $3 Billion In Taxes And Fees To Upgrade SF Transportation

San Francisco taxpayers could be asked to approve $3 billion in taxes and fees to help pay for fixes for the city’s transportation system as a task force assembled by Mayor Ed Lee will bring its recommendations to City Hall on Monday.

11/25/2013

Luke 'Sasha' Fleischman (Family photo/CBS)

Good Samaritan Speaks Out After Helping Teen Set On Fire On Oakland Bus

A good samaritan who rushed to help a high-school student who was set on fire aboard an AC Transit bus earlier this month told his side of the story Wednesday at a “Transgender Day Of Remembrance” in Oakland.

11/21/2013

Derrick Shao, a City College of San Francisco student, was last seen on November 7, 2013. (Shao Family/BCN)

SFPD Asking For Help Finding Missing City College Student

San Francisco police are asking for the public’s help in finding a 20-year-old man who went missing after heading to class at City College last week.

11/12/2013

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New AC Transit Buses Feature Wi-Fi, Storage, Comfy Seating

AC Transit introduced 16 new state of the art coaches Friday for transbay commuters that include free wi-fi, individual reading lamps, low floors, overhead storage and high-back seats.

11/10/2013

Luke 'Sasha' Fleischman (Family photo/CBS)

Berkeley Classmates Wear Skirts To Honor Teen Set Afire On AC Transit Bus

Students and teachers at Berkeley’s Maybeck High School wore skirts Friday in solidarity with a senior at the school who was severely burned while on an Alameda-Contra Costa Transit bus earlier this week.

11/08/2013

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Students Escape School Bus Fire On Highway 101 Near Sausalito

A school bus carrying students caught fire Tuesday morning on southbound U.S. Highway 101 near Sausalito but no injuries were reported, according to the California Highway Patrol.

11/05/2013

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Three-Member Board Begins Investigation Of AC Transit Dispute

A three-person panel appointed by Gov. Jerry Brown was holding a hearing Monday on a labor dispute between AC Transit and its workers that nearly led to a strike last week.

10/21/2013

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Colin Dunlap: All The Pressure On Cardinals In Game 5

Pressure on the Pirates? Save it. There is zero, nada, zilch.

10/08/2013

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Sacramento Area School Buses To Use GPS Devices To Track Kids

School buses in two Sacramento area districts are going high-tech.

10/07/2013

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