BART Unveils New Fare Gate Aimed At Improving Disabled Access, Deter Fare CheatsBART has unveiled a new fare gate aimed at improving accessibility for people with disabilities, and at the same time, deter fare cheats.
Popular YouTuber Banned From Site After Hate SpeechA foul-mouthed, 14-year-old YouTube user who has grown popular with the far right has been banned from the online video site for using hate speech, according to company officials.
SF Appeals Court Orders Uber To Comply With DA’s Subpoenas For On Drivers’ RecordsA state appeals court has ruled that Uber Technologies Inc. must comply with subpoenas by San Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera for information on drivers' traffic violations.
Sunnyvale 1st Responders Lift Up Fallen Man By Building New Wheelchair RampSunnyvale firefighters responded to a home for an injury fall that needed assistance and noticed the victim's aging wheelchair ramp. They built him a new ramp the same day.
Whistlestop Carepool Takes Seniors Where They Need To GoWhistlestop Carepool is a volunteer service in Marin County helping older adults and people with disabilities get where they need to go.
East Bay Paratransit Shaken Up Following KPIX InvestigationAfter a nine-month KPIX 5 investigation revealed major problems with a local paratransit agency, some changes are finally happening.
Disabled Riders' Families Share Nightmare Stories About East Bay Paratransit ServiceGetting around town is not easy for people with disabilities. Many who are not able to use public transit rely on a private company with a terrible reputation for poor service.
Man Sets Out To Mow Lawns In 50 States For People In NeedThe founder of Raising Men Lawn Care Service started mowing lawns for those in need three years ago after seeing a neighbor in Alabama struggling to cut his grass.
Disabled Woman Claims Delta Airlines Tied Her To A WheelchairA woman with multiple sclerosis says Delta employees tied her to a wheelchair after the airline failed to provide the flyer with the appropriate handicapped services
Auditor: California Disabled Parking Permits Need More ScrutinyCalifornia gives disabled parking permits to people who don't provide enough medical information to prove they need one, state auditor Elaine Howle said in a report released Tuesday.
Ex-Sacramento Officer Gets Life In Prison For RapeAn ex-Sacramento police officer has been sentenced to life in prison for repeatedly raping a stroke-disabled elderly woman.
Caregivers For Disabled Fight Proposed Shutdown Of Sonoma Developmental CenterSusan Farrell's life is about to change, completely. The closure of her long term care facility is a change her brother worries she can't handle.
Giants Place Hunter Pence On 15-Day Disabled List After Straining Oblique In St. LouisThe San Francisco Giants plan to place Hunter Pence on the 15-day disabled list Thursday with a strained left oblique, a move timed with activating Nori Aoki, who has been on the DL for a week with a concussion.
Former Oakland High Security Guard Says 'Slapping Was Necessary' For Wheelchair-Bound StudentA former security guard at Oakland High School testified on Thursday that he was justified in using force against a student in a wheelchair in a highly-publicized incident at the school last year because the student was actively resisting him and threatened to kill him.
Disabled Woman Facing Eviction Expected To Be Removed From Her SF Apartment WednesdayDozens of people in San Francisco are standing up for a disabled woman about to get evicted Wednesday.