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Crews inspect the scene near the Walnut Creek BART station where two workers were hit and killed by a train on October 19, 2013. (CBS)

Lawmakers To Hold Hearing On Deaths Of BART Workers During Strike

A state legislative committee is planning to hold a hearing in response to the deaths of two Bay Area Rapid Transit track inspectors who were struck by a train.

10/29/2013

Crews inspect the scene near the Walnut Creek BART station where two workers were hit and killed by a train on October 19, 2013. (CBS)

Stretch Of BART Tracks Shut Down For Worker Death Investigation

A stretch of Bay Area Rapid Transit tracks in Contra Costa County were scheduled to be closed from noon to 3:30 p.m. Wednesday as the National Transportation Safety Board investigates the BART accident that killed two workers over the weekend.

10/23/2013

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Woman Injured In Violent Pleasant Hill Purse Snatching Attempt

A woman suffered minor injuries when two suspects pulled her to the ground in an attempted purse-snatching in Pleasant Hill earlier this week.

10/18/2013

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Undercover Sweep Of Pleasant Hill Massage Parlors Nets 3 Prostitution Arrests

An undercover sweep of three Pleasant Hill massage parlors led to the arrests of three women suspected of prostitution, police said.

10/11/2013

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Woman Dragged Across Pleasant Hill Parking Lot During Purse Snatching

A woman was briefly dragged across a Pleasant Hill parking lot Tuesday afternoon when she attempted to grab onto her purse as it was being stolen, police said.

09/25/2013

The sun shines bright in the blue skies over the Bay Area. (CBS)

Dog Left In Hot Car Dies In Pleasant Hill, Woman Arrested

Pleasant Hill police have arrested a woman whose dog died after she allegedly left it inside a locked car in triple-digit heat.

06/28/2013

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Pleasant Hill Gas Leak Closes Road

Buskirk Avenue in Pleasant Hill is closed because of a significant gas leak in the area, police said.

06/20/2013

Crews demolished the CineArts Pleasant Hill dome movie theater on May 8, 2013. (CBS)

Cinema Buffs Hope To Save San Jose Dome Theatres

The demolition Wednesday of the CinéArts dome theater in Pleasant Hill has raised concern among movie buffs and preservationists that three historic San Jose cinemas could soon face the wrecking ball.

05/09/2013

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Woman Uses Stun Gun To Break Up Fight On BART Train

A passenger onboard a San Francisco-bound Bay Area Rapid Transit train used a stun gun to break up a fight between two other passengers.

04/10/2013

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Survey Finds Mental Health Disparities Impacting LGBT Community

A first of its kind survey in California has looked at mental health disparities for gays. The findings were released Monday in Pleasant Hill.

03/05/2013

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