Homeless People

California Ave. in Palo Alto (KCBS)

Palo Alto Bans Sleeping In Cars

The Palo Alto City Council approved a new ordinance that will ban sleeping in cars during Monday night’s meeting, but city leaders say more still needs to be done to help the homeless.


Escalators at the Montgomery St. BART station in San Francisco. (BrokenSphere / Wikimedia Commons)

Phil Matier: Human Waste Plagues BART Escalators

KCBS, CBS 5 and San Francisco Chronicle Insider Phil Matier said many of the broken escalators are the result of human excrement gumming up its gears.