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Artist rendition of the BART Oakland Airport Connector. (BART)

Electrical Issue Prompted Temporary Shutdown Of BART’s Oakland Airport Connector Sunday Night

BART’s Oakland Airport Connector shutdown for the second time in just a few days when an electrical issue prompted officials to close the tracks for about 20 minutes Sunday night.

12/15/2014

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Berkeley City Council Meeting Postponed Following 3 Nights Of Protest

Following three consecutive nights of protest, Berkeley city officials have canceled Tuesday night’s regularly scheduled city council meeting.

12/09/2014

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Sacramento Casino Shutdown For Not Paying Customers’ Winnings

State officials have shut down a Sacramento casino after it allegedly failed to pay off tens of thousands in winnings it owed customers.

11/04/2014

A bicyclist rides over a bridge in the Yosemite Valley (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Obama Administration Says Government Shutdown Cost National Parks At Least $414M

The Obama administration says the government shutdown last fall resulted in nearly 8 million fewer visitors to national parks, costing the parks and surrounding communities an estimated $414 million in lost visitor spending.

03/03/2014

A sale pending sign stands in front of a home for sale in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

ConsumerWatch: Bay Area Home Sellers, Buyers Stalled By Washington Shutdown

Sellers across California have been holding the door open, hoping to cash in on double digit increases in home prices, and a surplus of buyers motivated by low interest rates. But, the stalemate in Washington is stalling home sales in the Bay Area.

10/10/2013

Power Outage

California Utilities Increasingly Vulnerable To Cyber Attacks

California utility officials are warning that hackers are increasingly targeting utilities with cyber attacks that could leave millions of people without electricity, water and other vital services.

03/16/2013

Striking workers at the Port of Oakland. (CBS)

1-Day Strike Disrupts Activity At Port Of Oakland

Port spokesman Isaac Kos-Read said the workers were preventing trucks from entering the facility Tuesday morning. Longshoremen were also being kept from their jobs.

11/20/2012

Fire damage near the West Oakland BART Station (CBS)

BART Shutdown Occurs As Bay Area Officials Prepared For Emergency Drill

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission was running an emergency drill Thursday morning when they got the call about the fire near the West Oakland BART station.

06/14/2012

Muni replaces rails for the N-Judah and J-Church lines. (CBS)

N-Judah And J-Church Muni Lines Fully Reopened After Construction

The shutdown allowed the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency to complete track and street improvements in the areas of Church and Duboce streets and Carl Street.

06/04/2012

Muni logo

Construction To Disrupt N Judah, J Church Muni Lines For More Than A Week

Muni service on the N Judah and J Church lines will be disrupted for nine days because of construction work that begins Friday, according to San Francisco Municipal Railway officials.

05/23/2012

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