(Update 4:30 p.m.): BART officials say the man riding on the train toward Millbrae died, however they could not say how the man died. He was seen slumped over in his seat.(Original Story 3:34 p.m.)If you are like us, you are probably counting the minutes until your 4th of July holiday begins. Sadly, ... More >>
KGO RadioSmoke ... and fireA power outage apparently forced workers in the Tesoro refinery on the outskirts of Martinez to burn off excessive amounts of material, leading to an ongoing plume of black smoke blanketing the area. Those who'd rather not inhale said smoke are advised to stay indoors.
Skateboarder MagBART is replacing its legendarily nasty seats -- and cleaning out unwanted souveneirs like this bottle of urineBack in June, it was reported that BART was sinking three quarters of a million dollars into cleaning its cars. Now, the miracle of transubstantiation may or may not caus ... More >>
An investor finds that he has been swindled, and that the schemer was aided by a mortgage industry lacking oversight.
Week of Wednesday, November 3, 2004
The S.F. taping of Wheel of Fortune goes momentarily dark; Spanganga fades permanently to black