Fall

Artist rendition of the BART Oakland Airport Connector. (BART)

No Ticket Needed To Ride: How To Navigate BART’s New Oakland Airport Connector

BART’s new service to Oakland International Airport may be quicker than AirBART, but only if you know what to expect ahead of time.

11/24/2014

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Miracle Or Just Science? Physicist Explains Why SF Window-Washer Survived 11-Story Fall

A window washer survived an 11-story fall from the roof of a building in San Francisco’s Financial District Friday. Witnesses, including the driver of the car he landed on, were astonished to find the victim landed on the ground, injured, but still alive.

11/22/2014

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Bay Area Company Who Employed Window Washer That Survived 11-Story Drop Has Good Safety Record

A window washer who survived an 11-story fall from a building in San Francisco’s Financial District Friday morning worked for an East Bay window washing company that had not received a citation in years.

11/21/2014

Damage left on a Toyota Camry after a window washer fell from above California St. in San Francisco. (CBS)

Window Washer Survives 11-Story Fall In San Francisco’s Financial District, Passing Car Cushions Fall

A man was critically injured after falling from a building and landing onto a passing car in San Francisco’s financial district Friday morning, police said.

11/21/2014

Sebastion Johnson (Family photo)

Boy Who Fell 230 Feet Off Bodega Cliff Awakens From Coma

Rescuers fought darkness and heavy fog to pull Johnson up and eventually transport him to UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital in Oakland, where he was treaded for broken limbs and head injuries.

11/21/2014

Anchor Brewing BigLeaf Maple Autumn Red

Eye On The Beer: Anchor Brewing BigLeaf Maple– Big Flavors, No Syrupy Cloying Sweetness To Ruin A Great Flavor Pairing

Fall and beer are perfect pairs, and while I love pumpkin beers, and coffee beers, and spiced beers, Anchor Steam’s BigLeaf Maple Autumn Red was my first time sampling a maple beer. It’s a brilliantly crafted pairing of opposite flavors — an oxymoronic concoction of alcoholic excellence.

11/18/2014

Set your clocks back one hour before going to bed Saturday.  Daylight Saving Time ends Sunday.

Daylight Savings: Falling Forward Instead Of Back Could Lower Child Obesity Rate Researchers Say

This year Daylight Saving Time ends on November 2nd at 2:00 am and the clocks will turn back one hour, but some researchers say falling forward would lower children’s obesity rate.

10/27/2014

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British guide Adrian Ballinger scales a rock face in the Donner Summit area of Lake Tahoe, California on August 19, 2014. Ballinger's "Rapid Ascent" programme aims to help climbers scale Mount Everest, the world's highest peak, in 42 days. AFP PHOTO/JOSH EDELSON        (Photo credit should read Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images)

San Jose Man Plunges To His Death While Rock Climbing In Utah

The National Park Service says a 47-year-old San Jose man rock-climbing in Utah’s Zion National Park died over the weekend after falling in a canyon.

10/21/2014

Gopher holes on a soccer field in the East Bay. (CBS)

Gopher Holes Likely Responsible For Sports Injury That Hospitalized Fremont Girl For 3 Days

Gopher holes are likely responsible for an injury that hospitalized a Fremont girl for three days.

10/06/2014

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Set Up A Haunted Maze In Your Own Backyard

Your own backyard is the perfect setting for a creepy haunted maze that will give your friends a delightful fright.

10/03/2014

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