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SF Cab Driver Stabbed With Box Cutter After Teen Refuses To Pay Fare

A cab driver was stabbed with a box cutter when a passenger refused to pay his fare in San Francisco’s Portrero Hill neighborhood Thursday night, police said.

08/09/2013

(Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

SF Taxi Driver Chokes, Robs Passenger Over Tip Dispute

A taxi driver choked and robbed a passenger in a dispute over a tip near San Francisco’s Buena Vista Park early Sunday morning, a police spokesman said Monday.

06/17/2013

BART train, station, car, passengers

BART Snags Extra $11 Million Due To Higher Ridership

San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit officials say higher ridership and a tax boost have brought in an extra $11 million.

09/14/2012

A Muni Metro train emerges from the eastern portal of the Sunset Tunnel in San Francisco. (Wikimedia Commons)

Senior SF Muni Rider Hit With $100 Fine For 5 Cent Shortage

A San Francisco Muni train rider claims he was given a $100 ticket when his Clipper commute card came up five cents short on his 75 cent discounted senior fare.

07/10/2012

Caltrain Diridon station, San Jose

Caltrain Adding Service, Ridership Ahead Of Possible Cutbacks

Even as the Caltrain faces the possibility of future cutbacks, the agency is adding service and was poised to break its own ridership record this summer.

06/11/2012

San Francisco Muni

SF Muni Fare Inspector Kicks 2 Seniors Off Bus For Not Carrying ID

A couple in their 60s headed home from the Valentine’s Day Tony Bennett show at City Hall was kicked off a San Francisco Muni bus even though they had paid the fare.

02/17/2012

Muni Bus

SF Officials Propose Free Muni Rides For Youth

San Francisco officials are urging the city’s transportation agency to let kids under 18 ride public transit for free.

10/07/2011

A taxi cab crosses Market St. in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco Taxi Fares Go Up

People planning to take taxis around San Francisco this Labor Day holiday weekend should carry a little extra money because cab fares are going up.

09/02/2011

Caltrain, San Francisco station

Caltrain Cracking Down On Parking Fee Evaders

In the first half of 2011, Caltrain more than doubled the number of parking tickets from the same period a year earlier from 988 to 2,144.

09/01/2011

Larkspur Ferry

Golden Gate Transit Increasing Bus, Ferry Fares

The Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District’s board of directors unanimously approved increases over the next five years to Golden Gate Transit and Golden Gate Ferry fares.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–04/22/2011

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