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Car Burglary Suspects Ram Park Ranger Car, Crash On Golden Gate Bridge

The Golden Gate Bridge was reopened Monday night after a high-speed police chase during which the suspects rammed into two cars and a citizen at a toll booth.

02/17/2014

Cars pass through the Golden Gate Bridge toll plaza. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Commuters Asked To Weigh Options For Golden Bridge Toll Hikes

While toll increases for Golden Gate Bridge are immanent, North Bay commuters will have will have an opportunity this week to determine how much and they will be implemented.

01/20/2014

Northbound traffic stopped on the Golden Gate Bridge following a multi-vehicle crash, April 24, 2012. (CBS)

GG Bridge District Considering Toll Hikes

The Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District will hold public meetings Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday on proposed incremental toll hikes on the bridge over the next five years.

01/18/2014

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Best Places To Visit Off Season In The US

New Orleans, Orlando, Maui, Phoenix, and San Francisco are among the best places to visit in the U.S. in the off season.

01/07/2014

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Best Tourist Attractions In San Francisco Worth The Hype

Think of San Francisco, and what images come to mind? Surely these five are in your mind’s eye, and the good news is that they are definitely worthwhile.

11/23/2013

Gold Striker roller coaster at Great America theme park. (CBS)

Architect Once Envisioned Massive Coasters On Golden Gate, Bay Bridges

The decade of the depression was not without whimsy, and one of the most fantastic ideas of the 1930s was a scheme to dramatically alter the Golden Gate and Bay Bridges. The state archive holds blue prints for turning both spans into wild rides.

11/22/2013

Cars pass through the Golden Gate Bridge toll plaza. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Golden Gate Bridge Toll Could Hit $8 By 2018

The Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District’s board of directors considered plans Friday that could possibly raise tolls as high as $8 by 2018 to make up a projected budget shortfall.

11/15/2013

Jefferson Award winner  Kevin Briggs (CBS)

Jefferson Award Winner Talks People Down From Desperate Situations

Law enforcement officers are duty-bound to protect and serve, but it takes special dediction to calm a highly emotional situation. This week’s Jefferson Award winner has spent more than 20 years finding the right words to say to those in despair.

10/30/2013

Cars pass through the Golden Gate Bridge toll plaza. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Golden Gate Bridge Toll Likely To Increase In 2014

It could soon cost a dollar more to cross the Golden Gate Bridge as the bridge’s district board will meet Friday to discuss how they will cover the $142 million budget shortfall that’s been projected over the next five years.

10/24/2013

Dense fog at the Golden Gate Bridge. (CBS)

Fog Horn Malfunction Creates Rude Awakening For San Francisco Residents

While most San Franciscans are fond of the iconic sound of Golden Gate Bridge’s fog horn, many residents were not so pleased when a malfunction caused it to blast—non stop—early Friday morning.

10/18/2013

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