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Muni Experiencing Major Delays Monday Due To “Sick Out” Labor Disputes

San Francisco Muni Riders Facing Long Evening Commute As Driver Sickout Continues

A San Francisco Muni spokesperson said commuters can expect much of the same long wait times they faced Monday morning as a driver ‘sick out’ took nearly two-thirds of the transit agency’s vehicles out of service.

06/02/2014

The touch-screen control panel of the new Tesla Model S .(Credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Car Dashes May Be Next Frontier In Targeted Advertising

Location based ads are popping up in dashboards across the country, and location is just the beginning of the trend. Advertisers are targeting consumers by their vehicle type, the music they listen to, and anything else they may do with their dash.

05/13/2014

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Pay-By-Mile Floated As Alternative To Gas Tax For California Drivers

The California Legislature is looking at a voluntary program that would eliminate the state’s gas tax, which is currently 2nd highest in the nation at 52.9 cents per gallon. Instead, drivers would be subject to a tax based on vehicle miles traveled of a VMT tax.

05/06/2014

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Man Who Allegedly Threatened Bus Driver Arrested By Mill Valley Police

Mill Valley police arrested a man Thursday who was accused of threatening a Golden Gate Transit bus driver with a knife.

05/01/2014

ConsumerWatch: Your Car May Be Spying On You

Your car may be spying on you, and the information it collects can, and may be used against you.

04/29/2014

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Hit-And-Run Driver Kills Bicyclist In Santa Cruz

A cyclist was struck and killed in Santa Cruz late Friday night by a driver who fled the scene.

04/26/2014

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SF Muni Driver Charged With Bogus Robbery, Injury Claim

A San Francisco Municipal Railway bus driver was charged with insurance fraud Monday following an investigation into a reported injury she suffered during a bus robbery in 2012, according to the San Francisco District Attorney’s Office.

04/08/2014

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Suspected Drunk Driver Threw Beer Bottles From Car During San Mateo Chase

San Mateo police arrested an alleged drunken driver who evaded police Saturday and chucked beer bottles from his vehicle during the noontime pursuit, officails said Wednesday.

04/02/2014

Scene of a fatal crash of a car into a canal in Pittsburg near West Leland and Golf Club roads, April 2, 2014. (CBS)

Driver Killed After Plunge Into Pittsburg Canal Identified As Missing Man

A man found dead inside a car submerged in the Contra Costa Canal in Pittsburg Wednesday morning was reported missing by family members Tuesday night, police said.

04/02/2014

A motorcyclist was killed in a crash with a suspected drunk driver in Fremont. (CBS)

Veteran Killed In Fremont Motorcycle Crash; Suspected DUI Driver Arrested

A motorcyclist who was struck and killed by a suspected drunk driver in Fremont early Tuesday morning has been identified as a 23-year-old U.S. Marine who recently returned from a tour of duty in Afghanistan, authorities said.

03/25/2014

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