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A Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) train in Berkeley, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART Service Returns To Normal For Morning Commute On Pittsburg/Bay Point Line

Service was disrupted through the Tuesday evening commute after a train was taken out of service near the Pleasant Hill station, after it had a problem with a wheel component.

08/27/2014

Amtrak Train at Crossing

Strong Napa Quake Stops Multiple Rail Services Through Bay Area

The 6.0 magnitude quake Sunday morning in Napa County triggered multiple shutdowns of rail services throughout the Bay Area, including the cancellation of ACE train special Levi’s Stadium service and suspension of Amtrak’s Capitol Corridor service from Roseville to San Jose while track and bridges are inspected.

08/24/2014

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Pedestrian Critically Injured After Being Hit By Train In Antioch

A person was hit by a train and critically injured in Antioch Friday morning.

08/01/2014

A Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) train pulls into the Colma station. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART Service Resumes At Hayward Station After Police Investigate Person On Tracks

Trains were delayed heading out of the Hayward BART station Thursday morning after police investigated whether a person was hit by a train.

07/31/2014

BART Teen (credit: 99.7NOW/YouTube)

Young Teen Gets His Make-A-Wish to Ride BART For the First Time

VIDEO: Train-loving East Bay teen gets his Make-a-Wish to ride BART for the first time—in his own private car, reports 99.7 [NOW!]

07/29/2014

Reddit user jiveminkey shared a photo of the man who came prepared for his commute. (Source: Reddit)

Well Prepared Commuter Brings His Own Seat To Crowded BART Train

It can be tough to find a seat on crowded BART trains during the commute hours, which prompted one man to bring along his own.

07/16/2014

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Caltrain Resumes Service Following Fatality On Tracks In Atherton

Caltrain has resumed service after a man who appeared to have stepped on to the tracks intentionally was killed by a train in Atherton on Thursday night.

07/11/2014

A KPIX 5 crew captured this video of Bakken crude oil getting unloaded from a train at a rail yard in Richmond. (CBS)

Study Aims To Prepare California For Dangers Of Transporting Highly Explosive Oil By Rail

Over the next few years, a quarter of California’s oil will come in by rail according to state leaders. Saturday the Interagency Working Group on Oil by Rail Safety issued a study to help state agencies prepare for the worst case scenario.

07/05/2014

A Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) train pulls away from the Rockridge station in Oakland.

Bay Area Transit Agencies On Sunday Schedules For Fourth Of July

Bay Area transit agencies are advising residents and visitors that they are on Sunday schedules for the Independence Day holiday Friday.

07/04/2014

A San Francisco Muni Metro Train. (CBS)

San Francisco Muni Castro Street Station Fills With Smoke, One Worker Injured

A faulty maintenance truck is blamed for filling a San Francisco transit station with smoke Monday morning.

06/30/2014

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