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Passengers board a Muni bus along Market Street in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Google Donates Nearly $7 Million To Fund Free Muni Rides For San Francisco Youth

Google is donating nearly $7 million to allow San Francisco to continue providing free bus and other transportation services to low-income city kids, city officials announced on Thursday.

02/28/2014

A boat cruises under a bank of fog near the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Facebook Joins Google In Providing Worker Commute Ferry On San Francisco Bay

Following in the footsteps of Google, Facebook is now shuttling workers to the South Bay via luxury catamaran.

02/13/2014

Muni Bus

SF Muni Kicks Off Free Fare Program For Young Riders

Low- and moderate-income youth between 5 and 17 years old can now ride Muni free with a valid Clipper card as part of a 16-month pilot program that began Friday.

03/01/2013

Several people were injured when this Muni cable car hit a bolt on the tracks. (CBS)

7 Hospitalized After SF Cable Car Accident

Seven people were hospitalized Wednesday morning following a San Francisco Municipal Railway cable car accident, a Muni spokesman said.

02/06/2013

(Joel Saget/Getty Images)

Cyclist Chased, Robbed At Gunpoint In Oakland Hills

A bicyclist was chased and robbed of a high-end bicycle and gold necklace in the Oakland Hills last Friday.

07/03/2012

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

Liam Mayclem Checks Out 'Transformers 3D' Robots In SF's Presidio

Liam Mayclem Checks Out ‘Transformers 3D’ Robots In SF’s Presidio

Liam Mayclem visits Industrial Light & Magic inside San Francisco’s Presidio to take a look at the technology behind Universal Studio’s new ride, “Transformers 3D.”

06/13/2012

Carl Lewis waves the flag after he anchored the USA team to victory in in the 4 x 100m relay during the 1984 Olympic Games (David Cannon/Getty Images)

Carl Lewis Headlines 100-Mile Best Buddies Charity Ride

Former Track and Field star Carl Lewis has arrived in the Bay Area for the annual Best Buddies Challenge on September 10th.

09/08/2011

A passenger uses a Clipper card at a fare gate. (CBS)

BART Won’t Make Changes To Stop Clipper Card Fare Cheats

BART says there aren’t enough Clipper smart-card transit cheats to warrant card changes.

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