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Driver Suffers Life-Threatening Injuries In San Jose Crash That Closed Almaden Expressway

Alcohol may have been a factor in a crash on Almaden Expressway Thursday that sent two drivers to the hospital and closed a stretch of Almaden Expressway just south of Highway 85 as the morning commute was getting underway, San Jose police said.

04/17/2014

A sign advertising an apartment for rent in San Francisco, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Economist Feels Record Rents In Bay Area Could Severely Stunt Economic Growth

Stephen Levy, Director of the Center for Continuing Study of the California Economy in Palo Alto, said the skyrocketing prices are having wide-ranging effects on the economy.

04/16/2014

A view of the new eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge on September 8, 2013 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Caltrans Criticized Over Handling Of Bay Bridge’s Emergency Repairs

The timing of the Bay Bridge’s emergency repair on Wednesday during a San Francisco Giants’ game that caused massive gridlock has received plenty of criticism.

04/11/2014

A drive was taken to the hospital after this crash near Candlestick Point. (Tim Ryan/CBS)

Car Perched On Rocks In San Francisco Bay Snarls Traffic On Nortbound 101

San Francisco emergency responders are attempting to rescue a driver whose car is perched on rocks in the water along the Bay on Thursday morning after it drove off northbound Highway 101, near Candlestick Park, causing traffic delays.

04/10/2014

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Santa Clara Leaders Move Forward WIth Toll Lanes For Busy 101 Stretch

Drivers in the South Bay hoping for a faster commute may soon be able to buy it.

04/09/2014

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Drivers Blame Apple’s Cupertino Spaceship Campus Construction For Bad Traffic

Construction on Apple’s Spaceship campus is about to lift off into its second phase, but area motorists say it’s resulting in traffic gridlock.

04/01/2014

A crowded BART train during rush hour on October 29, 2009. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART Recovering After Power Outage Causes Major Delays From SFO To The East Bay

BART is recovering after a power outage at the San Francisco Airport station caused major delays Monday in both SF and East Bay directions. Airport crews repaired the outage just before 5 p.m.

03/17/2014

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San Rafael Giving Up On Traffic Cameras That Catch Red-Light Runners

The City of San Rafael is calling it quits on a five-year program to snapshot drivers who run red lights because police say it didn’t make much of a safety impact.

03/11/2014

Cars pass through the Golden Gate Bridge toll plaza. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Longest-Ever Golden Gate Bridge Closure Planned For October

For the first time in its history, the Golden Gate Bridge will have to be shutdown for a weekend so work crews can install a new moveable-median barrier, a bridge spokeswoman said.

03/11/2014

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Big-Rig Catches Fire On I-580 In Pleasanton

The California Highway Patrol issued a Sig-alert on westbound Interstate Highway 580 in Pleasanton due to a big-rig on fire Monday morning.

03/10/2014

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