September 11th

Menlo Park Fire Chief Harold Schapelhouman took this photo inside Ground Zero following the terror attacks of September 11, 2001. (CBS)

Menlo Park First Responders Recall 9/11 Aftermath

The Menlo Park Fire Search and Rescue Team spent two weeks at Ground Zero following the September 11th terrorist attacks. The team’s photos and videos from those days provide a different perspective on the tragedy.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–08/18/2011

Firefighters Darrell L. Sales and Darrell Dean Sales get ready for their cross country bike ride to Ground Zero. (

Santa Clara Firefighters Pedal To Ground Zero To Honor 9/11 Fallen

A small group of firefighters have been planning the 3,809-mile trip. If all goes according to plan, they will pedal into New York on the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks.


Officer of the Bay Area Rapid Transit Police Department walks along a BART train, San Francisco (AP)

BART Balances Heightened Security Amid Crippling Budget Cuts

Osama Bin Laden’s death has mass transit agencies across the US preparing for retaliatory attacks, but they’re also preparing for major cuts in federal funding.