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Busy Alameda Bridge Reopens After Mechanical Problems Force Closure

The Park Street Bridge in Alameda has reopened after a mechanical problem temporarily forced it to shut down Sunday afternoon, according to police.

06/15/2014

Netflix

FCC To Investigate Comcast And Verizon’s Netflix Streaming Delivery

The FCC announced Friday it will investigate the routes that Netflix and other popular data or streaming services are transmitted through by Comcast and Verizon after accusations that the provider is slowing down traffic.

06/13/2014

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Multi-Car Crash Shuts Down Traffic Along Highway 1 In Half Moon Bay

A four-vehicle crash in Half Moon Bay injured three people Tuesday afternoon and has shut down traffic along state Highway 1, a San Mateo County sheriff’s spokeswoman said.

06/10/2014

Damage left after a crash on June 8, 2014 involving Oakland Mayor Jean Quan. (CBS)

Oakland Mayor Quan Defends Herself Against Cellphone Use Claims After Weekend Crash

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan is looking into getting a staff or volunteer driver after her involvement in a West Oakland car crash Sunday where witnesses say she ran a red light and was talking on her cell phone.

06/09/2014

CHP crews at the scene of an overturned truck on Highway 101 in Menlo Park, June 5, 2014. (CBS)

Pickup Truck Flips On Highway 101, Blocks 3-Lanes In Menlo Park

A pickup truck flipped on U.S. Highway 101 Thursday afternoon, blocking three lanes of the highway in Menlo Park, and seriously injuring the driver, according to the California Highway Patrol.

06/05/2014

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Evidence From Red-Light Cameras Has ‘Presumption Of Authenticity’ State Supreme Court Rules

The California Supreme Court made it easier Thursday for prosecutors to use red-light camera evidence against drivers who fail to stop at traffic signals.

06/05/2014

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SF-Based Skateboard Company Powers Last Mile Of Local Commutes

A San Francisco-based skateboard company is hoping to solve the Bay Area’s traffic problems, one commuter at a time.

06/05/2014

Commuter traffic backs up at the toll plaza to the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

5 Most Congested Cities In The U.S.

Mapping and navigation company reveals the cities in the U.S. where getting stuck in traffic is almost inevitable…

06/04/2014

Earthquake

New Technology Can Give Up To 30 Second Warning In Advance Of Earthquake

Newly developed technology by a Scotts Valley company can give schools, cities, and businesses a 10 to 30 second advance warning of an earthquake depending on their distance from the epicenter.

06/02/2014

California Highway Patrol officer, CHP

Overturned Big-Rig Closes I-80 On-Ramp In Vallejo

An overturned big-rig has closed an on-ramp to westbound Interstate Highway 80 in Vallejo Wednesday afternoon, according to the California Highway Patrol.

05/28/2014

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