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A mylar balloon similar to this one is what cut off power and shutdown BART Wednesday afternoon   
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BART Shutdown By Helium Balloon That Short-Circuited Electrical Lines In East Bay

BART service was stopped in both directions between Bay Fair, Hayward and Castro Valley Wednesday afternoon, after a problem with equipment caused major delays in and out of San Francisco earlier.

05/06/2015

Van Ness Closure

3-Day Partial Closure Of San Francisco’s Van Ness Avenue Begins Friday Night

Officials are warning to avoid a stretch of Van Ness Ave. in San Francisco this weekend because of a partial closure to construct a new pedestrian tunnel.

04/10/2015

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BART Service Delayed Through San Francisco Over Police Activity

Police activity at the Glen Park BART station in San Francisco Monday evening has halted service throughout multiple stations, transit agency officials said.

03/09/2015

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Caltrain Service Halted After Death On Tracks In San Jose

Caltrain service south of Blossom Hill Station in San Jose was halted after a person was struck and killed by a train Monday evening, Caltrain officials said.

03/02/2015

Police conduct an investigation in Morgan Hill after a freight train crashed into a car on the tracks. (CBS)

Freight Train Collides With Car On Tracks In Morgan Hill

A freight train collided with a car on the tracks in Morgan Hill Monday afternoon.

02/23/2015

Netflix

Netflix Offering Service To Cubans With Internet Access

Only somewhere between five and 27-percent of the country’s population has internet access.

02/09/2015

PG&E crews working to restore power as outages spread across Northern California. (courtesy: @PGE4Me)

Outages Keep PG&E Crews Working Into The Night; More Than 30,000 Bay Area Homes Still In The Dark

As of 8 p.m. Tuesday, around 170,000 customers had been impacted by power outages throughout the region, with an estimated 31,000 customers still without service

12/30/2014

A North Korean flag.  ( JUNG YEON-JE/AFP/Getty Images)

San Francisco Internet Expert Says U.S. Not Likely Responsible For North Korea’s Internet Shutdown

North Korea’s internet access is “toast” Monday, and there is speculation that it may be the result of U.S. action in response to the so-called Sony hack.

12/22/2014

New AC Transit Bus

Oakland Protests Force AC Transit To Detour Buses

AC Transit reports that many bus routes are being detoured in Oakland Thursday afternoon due to protests planned in the downtown area.

12/18/2014

Blue and Gold ferry fleet (Credit, Randy Yagi)

Golden Gate Ferry Service Will Run During Storm While Officials Keep An Eye On Bridge Commute

The Bay Area is hunkering down for a major storm expected to hit on Thursday. Officials are warning of high winds and rain that could cause hazardous driving conditions, but Golden Gate ferry service will still be running during the commute.

12/10/2014

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