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A falling tree brought down Muni power lines along a busy street in San Francisco. (CBS)

Falling Tree Takes Down Muni Lines, Blocks Traffic Along San Francisco Street

A tree fell on a sidewalk, taking down Muni power lines and blocking lanes of traffic on a major thoroughfare in San Francisco Sunday.

02/15/2015

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Cars Suspected Of Racing In San Jose Lose Control, Collide, Then Fatally Strike Pedestrian

The drivers of two cars that might have been racing in East San Jose have been taken into custody Monday afternoon following a fatal collision with a female pedestrian who was pinned against a tree, San Jose police said.

01/26/2015

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Palo Alto Demands Fix For Loose Glass Shards Found In Sidewalks

Officials in Palo Alto asked a contractor to repair sidewalks along a downtown street, after complaints that the polished glass in the sidewalks has become a hazard for pedestrians.

01/21/2015

Image from video showing man slamming ribs onto sidewalk pavement. (tornado/Live Leak)

Video Shows San Francisco Restaurant Worker ‘Tenderizing’ Meat On Sidewalk

A viral video shot outside a San Francisco restaurant may have people thinking twice about eating out.

12/01/2014

A bicyclist sits on his bike on San Francisco's Market Street. (KCBS)

Commentary: Bicyclists Don’t Belong On The Sidewalk

The whole “bikes on the sidewalk” issue is in the news this week because San Jose’s City Council is scheduled to vote on banning sidewalk bike riding in the downtown area, thus joining San Francisco, Oakland and many other cities with similar laws.

12/01/2014

Pedestrians on the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco, California. (Anna Duckworth/CBS)

More Than 20,000 Sign Petition To Block Proposed Sidewalk Toll On Golden Gate Bridge

The Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District Board of Directors has been considering a fee for pedestrians and bicyclists who cross the span.

11/27/2014

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Golden Gate Bridge District Vote Keeps Sidewalk-Toll Plan For Cyclists-Pedestrians On The Table

A proposal to look into charging a toll for pedestrians and bicyclists to use the sidewalks on the Golden Gate Bridge will move forward after the bridge district board took a Friday vote.

10/24/2014

Pedestrians on the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco. (photo credit: Anna Duckworth)

Pedestrian-Cyclist Toll Coming To The Golden Gate Bridge? District Facing $33 Million Deficit

The Golden Gate Bridge District is revisiting a proposal to charge a sidewalk toll for people who walk or bike across the iconic span.

10/21/2014

A bronze plaque in the sidewalk in San Francisco's Castro District honoring pioneers in the LGBT community is part of the Rainbow Honor Walk. (CBS)

Rainbow Honor Walk Unveiled In San Francisco’s Castro District

A Rainbow Honor Walk was unveiled in the Castro District in San Francisco Tuesday.

09/02/2014

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San Francisco Pedestrians Could Be Fined For Violating Crosswalk Countdown Rules

While San Francisco cracks down on dangerous drivers in an attempt to increase pedestrian safety, it may come as a surprise to some that the last minute dash some pedestrians make to cross a street can them some hefty fines as well.

05/14/2014

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