Sex Workers Warn Of Danger After Feds Shut Down BackpageSex workers and sex work advocates across the United States expressed concern Friday after federal authorities seized control of the popular classified website backpage.com and its affiliated websites.
Pedestrian Fatality On Golden Gate Bridge Shuts Down Northbound TrafficThe northbound lanes of the Golden Gate Bridge were shut down Monday night after a pedestrian was fatally struck.
Technical Glitch Shuts Down Police Phone Lines In Santa Cruz, Watsonville, CapitolaPolice agencies in the South Bay are recovering from a temporary service outage that affected their non-emergency phone lines earlier Monday.
California Illegally Allowed Oil Companies To Inject Wastewater In Protected Waters, Audit FindsHundreds of oilfield wastewater wells shut down after audit finds California illegally let companies inject wastewater in protected waters.
Storm Shuts Down Yosemite Due To Flooding ConcernsYosemite National Park was empty Saturday. The iconic tourist spot was shut down to visitors because of flooding concerns.
Yet Another I-80 Freeway Shooting Plagues The East BayA shooting on eastbound Interstate Highway 80 in the East Bay Tuesday night is just the latest act of gun violence to shut down the roadway near Highway 4.
Suspicious Package In Fremont BART Bus Zone Temporarily Shuts Down Service To StationA suspicious package was spotted in the bus zone of the Fremont BART station Tuesday afternoon, prompting police to temporarily shut down service to the station, according to a BART spokeswoman.
Muni To Shut Down Subway Service Every Night To Upgrade Equipment DowntownDowntown subway service on all light-rail lines will shut down early every night from Friday July 31 until January 2016 to allow for upgrades to radio and emergency communications systems, according to the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency.
Drivers Given Final Warning Before Weekend San Mateo Bridge ShutdownBeginning on Friday, Caltrans will close the San Mateo-Hayward Bridge for two full weekends, as crews resurface and treat the deck structure and perform routine maintenance to the bridge.
Berkeley Protesters Shut Down Intersection During Call For $15 Minimum WageHundreds of fast food workers and their supporters marching through the streets of downtown Berkeley Wednesday evening shut down the intersection of Shattuck and University as they were calling for a $15 minimum wage, police and protesters said.
Highway 24, BART Stations, Amtrak Shut Down As Protesters March Through Oakland & Berkeley For 4th NightProtesters marched through Berkeley for a fourth night in a row in the latest demonstration over the deaths of Eric Garner and Michael Brown during confrontations with police. The protesters ended up in Oakland and prompted a closure of Highway 24.
Fed Up Parents Want To Shut Down A Berkeley Pot Club Because The Neighborhood Reeks Of MarijuanaSome Berkeley parents are tired of marijuana ‘contact’ fumes wafting into their yards from a nearby pot club. They want the city to do something about the "40 Acres Collective" operating out of a building on San Pablo Avenue.
Object Prompting Shutdown Of Highway 12 Near Fairfield Not A Bomb, Was Tube For GeocachingA prize from a scavenger hunt looked like a possible bomb to highway work crews and prompted the California Highway Patrol to shut down state Highway 12 at Interstate Highway 80 near Fairfield Tuesday afternoon, a CHP officer said.
BART Dublin Station Reopens After Police Detonate Suspicious Package Deemed HarmlessBART's Dublin/Pleasanton station has reopened after a suspicious package found on the platform was detonated and deemed harmless Friday morning.
Seaport Blvd In Redwood City Reopens After Big Rig CrashA main road in Redwood City has fully reopened after a big-rig crash early Thursday morning.