Sporting Events

Oracle Arena crowd during Game Five of the Western Conference Finals against the Houston Rockets on May 27, 2015. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

‘Roaracle’ Is The Loudest NBA Arena, But Could All That Noise Affect Your Hearing?

With decibels levels expected to exceed 100 at Oracle Arena, people more susceptible to hearing loss are likely to feel the effects of all the loud noise.


Passengers board a San Francisco Muni bus. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco Supervisor Exploring Ticket Surcharge On Events To Help Muni

San Francisco Supervisor Scott Wiener is looking at the possibility of placing a small surcharge on tickets for festivals and sporting events to raise revenue for the San Francisco Municipal Railway system.


Jefferson Award Winner Jack Chabolla (CBS)

Jefferson Award Winner Collects Unused Event Tickets To Help Students Reach College

Have you ever noticed the empty seats at sporting events that are supposedly sold out? This week’s Jefferson Award winner did, and it gave him an idea.


Highway 92 - San Mateo-Hayward Bridge (CBS)

San Mateo Bridge To Close On Back-To-Back Weekends

The first closure is this weekend and coincides with the possibility of three major sporting events across the Bay Area.


Candlestick Park in San Francisco. (Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Lawmakers Consider California Sporting Event Ban For Violent Fans

A bill introduced in the state Assembly could have violent sports fans watching their favorite teams from the couch.


San Francisco International Airport. (CBS)

Security Tightening Around California As 9/11 Anniversary Nears

Airports, bridges and many sporting events in the Bay Area will have extra security present on the tenth anniversary of 9/11.