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How To Save Money On Traveling – Taking Public Transportation

Here is your practical guide on how to save money by taking public transportation, including fare, timetable and system map information.

06/12/2014

San Francisco Cable Car (Credit, Randy Yagi)

Tourists Hoping For Iconic Cable Car Rides Disappointed During Muni ‘Sickout’

The Muni ‘sickout’, which entered a second day on Tuesday, has disappointed many tourists hoping to ride San Francisco’s iconic cable cars.

06/03/2014

A San Francisco Fire Department truck on the scene of a fire. (CBS)

Fire Breaks Out At Burger King Near Powell Street Cable Car Turnaround

San Francisco firefighters have knocked down a fire at a Burger King restaurant on Powell Street between Ellis and Eddy streets in downtown San Francisco, a fire dispatcher said.

04/27/2014

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Cable Car Collides With Automobile In San Francisco

A cable car collided with a car Thursday morning, resulting in minor injuries and traffic disruption near San Francisco’s Chinatown, transit officials said.

02/06/2014

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More Bragging Rights for Cable Car Ringing Champ

The defending champion bell-ringer reclaimed his title as the best at the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency’s 50th annual cable car bell-ringing contest Thursday afternoon.

07/12/2013

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SF Cable Car Bell Ringing Contest Fills Union Square With Noise

Union Square was filled with noise Thursday afternoon for the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency’s 50th annual cable car bell-ringing contest.

07/11/2013

A broken water main in San Francisco.  (CBS)

Water Main Break Shuts Down Cable Car Line In San Francisco

Bus shuttles will be running on the Powell-Mason cable car line Wednesday due to a water main break in San Francisco’s North Beach neighborhood, according to the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Authority.

02/20/2013

People watch as workers turn a cable car on the Powell Street line in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

2 SF Police Officers Hurt Breaking Up Fight At Cable Car Turnaround

A police officer was knocked unconscious and another suffered a possible broken nose while trying to break up a fight near the Powell Street cable car turnaround early Sunday morning, a police spokesman said Monday.

02/11/2013

Several people were injured when this Muni cable car hit a bolt on the tracks. (CBS)

Cable Car Alarm Failed Before Crash That Hurt 7

An alarm that alerts authorities about possible obstructions on San Francisco’s world-famous cable car line didn’t sound off before a cable car hit a bolt and came to an abrupt stop, injuring seven people.

02/07/2013

Several people were injured when this Muni cable car hit a bolt on the tracks. (CBS)

7 Hospitalized After SF Cable Car Accident

Seven people were hospitalized Wednesday morning following a San Francisco Municipal Railway cable car accident, a Muni spokesman said.

02/06/2013

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