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A crowded BART train during rush hour on October 29, 2009. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART Service Between Hayward, Fremont Resumes After Death On Tracks

Service between Fremont and South Hayward Bay Area Rapid Transit stations remains shut down Wednesday morning due to an investigation of a fatal incident from late Tuesday night, BART officials said Wednesday.


Musician Lester Chambers, co-founder of The Chambers Brothers. (CBS)

Woman Pleads No Contest In Hayward Attack On Blues Singer Over Trayvon Martin Tribute

A woman pleaded no contest Friday to physical elder abuse for attacking blues singer Lester Chambers after he dedicated a song to Trayvon Martin at a festival in Hayward last July.


Tesla Model S (Photo credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Hayward Metal Firm Getting Huge Boost From Tesla Motors’ Success

Shares of Tesla Motors surged Friday following better than expected fourth-quarter results, and now another Bay Area company is getting a charge from electric car maker’s success.


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Hayward Home Invasion Victim Fatally Shoots 1 Suspect, Wounds Another

Detectives are investigating an alleged home invasion robbery that ended when the victim fatally shot a male suspect and wounded a female suspect at a residence in Hayward on Sunday evening, a police sergeant said.


Hayward Police on the scene after officers fatally shot 62-year-old Ariel Levy on February 4, 2014. (CBS)

Hayward Police Concerned About Retaliation After Fatal Shooting By Officers

A woman who was fatally shot Tuesday night after threatening Hayward police officers was carrying a replica handgun and left a suicide note, authorities said. Meanwhile, police are concerned about retaliation from the woman’s son, who is being held on drug and weapons charges.


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Female Pedestrian In Crosswalk Critically Injured In Hayward Crash

A hit-and-run driver struck and critically injured a woman walking in a crosswalk in Hayward on Wednesday evening, a police lieutenant said Thursday.



Hayward Police Shoot, Kill Woman Inside Home During Welfare Check

Hayward police say officers checking on the welfare of a 62-year-old woman shot and killed her after she brandished a weapon.


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Hayward Man Allegedly Shoots Victim In Leg

A Hayward man was arrested after allegedly shooting a victim in the leg in San Leandro early Saturday morning


Sgt. Tom Smith (BART Police)

Funeral Services To Be Held In Castro Valley For Fallen BART Officer

A public funeral will be held in Castro Valley next Wednesday for BART police Sgt. Tom “Tommy” Smith, who died after he was accidentally shot by a colleague during a probation search in Dublin on Tuesday.


Crash damage at the New Presbyterian Church in Hayward. (Ralph Morales)

Organ Credited For Saving Lives When Car Plows Into Hayward Church

Members of a Hayward Church are thankful that no one is injured after a car plowed through the crowded building during a grocery giveaway.