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BART passengers board a train. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART Riders Warned About Measles Infection From Contagious Passenger

Bay Area Rapid Transit and East Bay health authorities warned BART passengers on Thursday to seek medical attention if they begin exhibiting any symptoms of measles after authorities learned that an infected and contagious person rode BART in the East Bay last week.

02/13/2014

Coast Guard crew members aboard a HH-65C Dolphin helicopter. (U.S. Coast Guard via Getty Images)

Coast Guard Rescues Cruise Ship Passenger Suffering Kidney Failure Off Of SF

A U.S. Coast Guard helicopter crew rescued a man suffering from acute kidney failure aboard a cruise ship 40 miles west of the Golden Gate Bridge Friday morning.

09/27/2013

Passenger Busking At Pier 39 (credit: Alice@97.3)

‘Passenger’ Perform An Impromptu Busk At Pier 39

“Passenger” wanted to busk somewhere in San Francisco. Many locales were suggested & he chose Pier 39. Watch as he performs…

07/17/2013

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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

The Holland America Oosterdam cruise ship. (Sebastian Wessels/Wikimedia Commons)

Coast Guard Airlifts Blood For Ailing Cruise Ship Passenger Off SF Coast

The U.S. Coast Guard airdropped packaged blood for an ailing passenger aboard a cruise ship about 1,000 miles off the coast of San Francisco on Wednesday.

05/03/2013

Toward the Transbay Tube in San Francisco. (Wikimedia Commons)

Seismic Work Will Cause Delays On Overnight BART Transbay Service

Starting Tuesday night, BART passengers who travel through the transbay tube after 10 p.m. on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays will face delays of up to 20 minutes because of earthquake safety work, a transit agency spokeswoman said.

03/26/2013

Scene of a crash in Piinole where a car plunged 25 feet from an overpass onto I-80 below. (Pinole Fire Department)

Car Plunges From Overpass Onto I-80 In Pinole; Driver Arrested For DUI

A driver who lost control of his car, which fell about 25 feet off of a freeway overpass and onto its roof on interstate Highway 80 in Pinole early Monday morning has been arrested on suspicion of felony driving under the influence, a police sergeant said.

11/12/2012

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San Francisco Taxi Passenger Robbed At Knifepoint By Driver

A San Francisco taxi driver was being sought for allegedly robbing a passenger after a dispute over payment on Saturday night, police said Monday.

07/30/2012

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Passenger Arrested For DUI After Pulling Emergency Brake, Causing Geyserville Crash

An intoxicated car passenger was arrested for DUI in Geyserville on Friday night after he pulled the emergency brake, causing the driver to lose control, a California Highway Patrol officer said.

07/30/2012

The homepage for the Sidecar ride sharing app (Sidecar)

Mobile App Links Drivers With SF People In Need Of A Lift

SideCar plays matchmaker between people who need a lift and community drivers willing to give them a ride. Passengers reward the driver with a voluntary and cashless payment after they reach their destination.

06/26/2012

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