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John Lee Cowell, 27, is shown in this image from an officer's body camera during a previous encounter with police.
BART
Jeffrey Schaub
August 19, 2019 - 1:56 pm
The man accused of killing 18-year old Nia Wilson at an Oakland BART station and injuring her sister just over one year ago is expected to face a jury trial early next year.
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A BART train is seen in San Francisco on July 5, 2005.
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KCBS Radio Morning News
August 19, 2019 - 8:14 am
BART Director Debora Allen has said she would like the transit agency to consider banning panhandling on trains and in stations. Complaints from riders spurred Allen to take up the cause, which she will bring up for discussion at a BART board meeting this week, she said to TV-station KPIX . No one...
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The so-called "geek fashion" show at the 2018 Silicon Valley Comic Con in San Jose.
Silicon Valley Comic Con
Bob Pryor
August 16, 2019 - 3:49 am
Drivers using Highway 24 or riding BART through parts of the East Bay need to brace for delays. On the fun side of things, celebrities, artists and pop culture mavens will be flocking to San Jose as Comic Con takes over the McEnery Convention Center.
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A Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) train is seen in this undated file photo as it pulls into Oakland, California.
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Matt Bigler
August 13, 2019 - 12:55 pm
East Bay residents can expect major delays this weekend due to shutdowns on BART and Highway 24.
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A BART police officer shot Lily, a 4-year-old bulldog, who had allegedly lunged aggressively at the Civic Center station on Aug. 9, 2019.
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Carrie Hodousek
August 12, 2019 - 5:18 pm
A Bay Area family is speaking out after their beloved dog was shot by a BART police officer near the San Francisco Civic Center station on Friday.
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Carrie Hodousek
August 09, 2019 - 4:50 pm
A BART police officer shot and wounded a dog near San Francisco’s Civic Center station on Friday.
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Crews clear water on BART platform at Embarcadero Station July 18, 2019
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KCBS Radio Morning News
July 18, 2019 - 7:15 am
Water pouring into San Francisco's Emabarcadero Station disrupted the Thursday morning commute. BART briefly blocked passengers from boarding or leaving eastbound trains as water poured down in sheets from the Muni Metro station, a level above BART's tracks. Muni Metro service was halted at...
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BART Tests Double-Stacked Fare Gates
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KCBS Radio Morning News
July 11, 2019 - 1:14 pm
RICHMOND — BART’s latest attempt to crack down on fare evaders has some law-abiding riders worried about their own safety. BART is testing a new fare gate at the Richmond station, with one set of gates stacked on top of the other. The taller gates are supposed to stop people from simply jumping...
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BART agent William Cromartie
Ivan Cash, "Agent of Connection"
Megan Goldsby
July 05, 2019 - 5:00 am
BART station agent William Cromartie is receiving an award from the San Francisco Mental Health Board for making a difference in the lives of thousands of people. Cromartie is known by regulars at the MacArthur BART station for standing outside of his booth and greeting nearly every rider.
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Cable cars on California Street in San Francisco.
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Tim Ryan
July 01, 2019 - 10:34 am
Drivers crossing the Golden Gate Bridge and riders using a variety of Bay Area transit systems began paying more today as higher fares and tolls took effect.
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