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Muni To Shut Down Subway Service Every Night To Upgrade Equipment Downtown

Downtown subway service on all light-rail lines will shut down early every night from Friday July 31 until January 2016 to allow for upgrades to radio and emergency communications systems, according to the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency.

07/21/2015

San Mateo Bridge. (CBS)

Drivers Given Final Warning Before Weekend San Mateo Bridge Shutdown

Beginning on Friday, Caltrans will close the San Mateo-Hayward Bridge for two full weekends, as crews resurface and treat the deck structure and perform routine maintenance to the bridge.

05/07/2015

Chopper 5 over a minimum wage protest in Berkeley on April 15, 2015. (CBS)

Berkeley Protesters Shut Down Intersection During Call For $15 Minimum Wage

Hundreds of fast food workers and their supporters marching through the streets of downtown Berkeley Wednesday evening shut down the intersection of Shattuck and University as they were calling for a $15 minimum wage, police and protesters said.

04/15/2015

Protesters march in Berkeley for the fourth night in a row. (Christin Ayers)

Highway 24, BART Stations, Amtrak Shut Down As Protesters March Through Oakland & Berkeley For 4th Night

Protesters marched through Berkeley for a fourth night in a row in the latest demonstration over the deaths of Eric Garner and Michael Brown during confrontations with police. The protesters ended up in Oakland and prompted a closure of Highway 24.

12/09/2014

Berkeley Pot Club

Fed Up Parents Want To Shut Down A Berkeley Pot Club Because The Neighborhood Reeks Of Marijuana

Some Berkeley parents are tired of marijuana ‘contact’ fumes wafting into their yards from a nearby pot club. They want the city to do something about the “40 Acres Collective” operating out of a building on San Pablo Avenue.

11/14/2014

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Object Prompting Shutdown Of Highway 12 Near Fairfield Not A Bomb, Was Tube For Geocaching

A prize from a scavenger hunt looked like a possible bomb to highway work crews and prompted the California Highway Patrol to shut down state Highway 12 at Interstate Highway 80 near Fairfield Tuesday afternoon, a CHP officer said.

09/09/2014

BART West Dublin Pleasanton

BART Dublin Station Reopens After Police Detonate Suspicious Package Deemed Harmless

BART’s Dublin/Pleasanton station has reopened after a suspicious package found on the platform was detonated and deemed harmless Friday morning.

08/01/2014

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Seaport Blvd In Redwood City Reopens After Big Rig Crash

A main road in Redwood City has fully reopened after a big-rig crash early Thursday morning.

07/17/2014

Heald College in Milpitas is owned by the for-profit education company Corinthian Colleges Inc.(ZappaOMati/Creative Commons)

California-Based Corinthian Colleges Selling 85 Campuses Under Deal With Feds

The troubled for-profit education company Corinthian Colleges Inc. and the Education Department reached an agreement late Thursday that has 85 of the company’s 100-plus campuses going up for sale, and 12 others closing.

07/04/2014

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Overturned Big-Rig Closes I-80 On-Ramp In Vallejo

An overturned big-rig has closed an on-ramp to westbound Interstate Highway 80 in Vallejo Wednesday afternoon, according to the California Highway Patrol.

05/28/2014

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