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A customer holds a Powerball ticket and money as he waits in line in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

$2.1M Winning Powerball Ticket Purchased In Hayward Store

A California lottery ticket worth more than $2.1 million was sold at a 7-Eleven store in Hayward, Lottery officials said.

03/24/2014

San Francisco Municipal Railway #1061, a rebuilt PCC streetcar painted in honor of the Pacific Electric Railway , is seen in service on the F Market heritage line in December, 2004. (Robert A. Estremo/Wikimedia Commons)

Phil Matier: Opposition Mounting To Price Hike For San Francisco’s Historic Streetcars

A proposal by the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency to triple the cost to $6 to ride the city’s historic streetcars is being meet with opposition from a volunteer group that helps preserve the line cars along commuters, merchants and tourism officials.

03/11/2014

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Milpitas Store Owners To Get $1M Prize After Selling Winning Powerball Ticket

A Bay Area convenience store that sold the sole winning ticket to the $425 million Powerball jackpot received a $1 million check on Thursday, as state lottery officials waited for the winner of the one of the largest jackpots in U.S. history to come forward.

02/20/2014

Jenny's Gifts in San Jose. The store sold a winning ticket to a $636 million Mega Millions lottery jackpot that was drawn on December 17, 2013. (CBS)

Man Claims Huge Mega Millions Jackpot With San Jose Ticket

California Lottery officials say the second of two winners of the $636 million Mega Millions jackpot has come forward to claim the prize.

01/03/2014

A man tries out Google Glass. (Ole Spata/AFP/Getty Images)

SoCal Woman Expected To Fight Ticket For Driving While Wearing Google Glass

An early adopter of Google’s Internet-connected eyeglasses plans to fight a citation for wearing the device while driving in San Diego, saying the technology makes navigation easier than smartphones and GPS devices.

10/31/2013

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SF Residents Warned Of People Impersonating Police In Phone Scams

San Francisco police are warning the public about a telephone scam in which people are impersonating police officers and demanding payments for overdue loan debts or traffic tickets.

09/26/2013

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Estimated $425 Million Up For Grabs In Wednesday Powerball Draw

It’s a few hundred million short of the record jackpot, but Wednesday’s Powerball payoff of an estimated $425 million deserves some serious consideration.

08/07/2013

Pay gates sit empty at the Embarcadero Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) station July 1, 2013 in San Francisco.  (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART Strike Survival Guide

For those who need to find an alternate public transit option, the Metropolitan Transportation Commission has worked to ramp up service on other systems, and updates will be made available on 511.org.

06/28/2013

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Which Bay Area Town Hands Out The Most Speeding Tickets?

In a recent KPIX survey, it turns out that the small quiet town of Moraga hands out more speeding tickets than any other town in the Bay Area.

05/16/2013

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ConsumerWatch: Beware Canceled Tickets Being Sold Online

Consumers who buy tickets for concerts and sporting events through third party venders like Craigslist are taking the risk that those tickets are worthless. That’s because…

05/16/2013

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