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NBC Bay Area
SB50 Helps Push BART Ridership to Top 5Nearly half a million people rode on the Bay Area Rapid Transit train on Thursd
SB50 Helps Push BART Ridership to Top 5
NBC Bay Area / Posted 2 days ago
Nearly half a million people rode on the Bay Area Rapid Transit train on Thursday, with many of those passengers likely making a stop in Super Bowl City in San Francisco. BART spokesman Jim Allison said BART carried 486,596 passengers on Thursday... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Fremont: Pile driving planned this month for Niles Boulevard Bridge replacement projectPile driving on the east side of the under construction Niles Boulevard Bridge
Fremont: Pile driving planned this month for Niles Boulevard Bridge replacement project
Oakland Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Pile driving on the east side of the under construction Niles Boulevard Bridge will take place during this month. The work, expected to occur immediately south of the existing span, will involve noise-generating equipment during regular construction... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Fremont: Pile driving planned this month for Niles Boulevard Bridge replacement projectPile driving on the east side of the under construction Niles Boulevard Bridge
Fremont: Pile driving planned this month for Niles Boulevard Bridge replacement project
The Fremont Argus / Posted 3 days ago
Pile driving on the east side of the under construction Niles Boulevard Bridge will take place during this month. The work, expected to occur immediately south of the existing span, will involve noise-generating equipment during regular construction... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
Alaska presence missing at White House earthquake summitUniversity representatives, lawmakers and private companies from California, Or
Alaska presence missing at White House earthquake summit
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 5 days ago
University representatives, lawmakers and private companies from California, Oregon and Washington met at the White House Tuesday to discuss a new prototype system that could provide early warnings on earthquakes. Representation from Alaska's... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
White House rallies efforts to prepare for earthquakesWASHINGTON — Spurred by renewed fears of the fabled "Big One" shattering the We
White House rallies efforts to prepare for earthquakes
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 5 days ago
WASHINGTON — Spurred by renewed fears of the fabled "Big One" shattering the West Coast, the Obama administration Tuesday promoted stronger earthquake-preparedness efforts as part of a first-of-its-kind White House summit. Private foundation grants... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
White House rallies public, private efforts to prepare for devastating earthquakesSpurred by renewed fears of the fabled “Big One” shattering the West Coast, the
White House rallies public, private efforts to prepare for devastating earthquakes
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 days ago
Spurred by renewed fears of the fabled “Big One” shattering the West Coast, the Obama administration on Tuesday promoted stronger earthquake-preparedness efforts as part of a first-of-its-kind White House summit. Private foundation grants will fund... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Concord: Seven hurt in crash after Hwy. 4 shooting, police chaseCONCORD -- Seven people suffered minor to moderate injuries after a shooting an
Concord: Seven hurt in crash after Hwy. 4 shooting, police chase
Inside Bay Area / Posted 6 days ago
CONCORD -- Seven people suffered minor to moderate injuries after a shooting and police chase on Highway 4 led to a crash on city streets Monday afternoon, authorities said. At about 3 p.m., an off-duty Bay Area Rapid Transit police officer noticed... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Seven hurt in crash after Hwy. 4 shooting, police chaseCONCORD -- Seven people suffered minor to moderate injuries after a shooting an
Seven hurt in crash after Hwy. 4 shooting, police chase
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 6 days ago
CONCORD -- Seven people suffered minor to moderate injuries after a shooting and police chase on Highway 4 led to a crash on city streets Monday afternoon, authorities said. At about 3 p.m., an off-duty Bay Area Rapid Transit police officer noticed... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Guest commentary: Environmental fascism is encroaches on our lives in Bay AreaIt's not about Hitler or Mussolini. But it's about fascism, a new kind of fasci
Guest commentary: Environmental fascism is encroaches on our lives in Bay Area
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 15 days ago
It's not about Hitler or Mussolini. But it's about fascism, a new kind of fascism. The new kind of fascism is environmental fascism, and it is springing up (where else?) in California. The traditional form of fascism features a dictator telling... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Another pal of Oscar Grant's killed in Northern CaliforniaThey were the best of friends. Now, they're all gone. You know the name of one
Another pal of Oscar Grant's killed in Northern California
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 16 days ago
They were the best of friends. Now, they're all gone. You know the name of one friend: Oscar Grant. But if you knew Grant before he was shot and killed by a Bay Area Rapid Transit police officer in 2009, then you'd know where Grant was Johntue... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Fatal Shooting Prompts BART to Install Real Cameras on All TrainsOfficials with the Bay Area Rapid Transit said Wednesday they will replace all
Fatal Shooting Prompts BART to Install Real Cameras on All Trains
NBC Bay Area / Posted 17 days ago
Officials with the Bay Area Rapid Transit said Wednesday they will replace all fake security cameras with working ones, following the shooting death of a passenger, although when they will be installed and how much it will cost has not yet been... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
5 California Things to Know for TodayYour daily look at late-breaking California news, upcoming events and the stori
5 California Things to Know for Today
The Record Searchlight / Posted 17 days ago
Your daily look at late-breaking California news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. STATE OF THE STATE Gov. Jerry Brown to lay out his next agenda for California. 2. CARBON EMISSIONS Nonpartisan Legislative... Read more
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KTVN Reno
5 California Things to Know for TodayYour daily look at late-breaking California news, upcoming events and the stori
5 California Things to Know for Today
KTVN Reno / Posted 17 days ago
Your daily look at late-breaking California news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. STATE OF THE STATE Gov. Jerry Brown to lay out his next agenda for California. 2. CARBON EMISSIONS Nonpartisan Legislative... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Agency to install working cameras on all commuter trainsOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) � Officials with the Bay Area Rapid Transit say they will
Agency to install working cameras on all commuter trains
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 18 days ago
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) � Officials with the Bay Area Rapid Transit say they will replace all fake security cameras with working ones, following the shooting death of a passenger. The San Francisco Chronicle reports (http://sfg.ly/1PiSlcy ) that BART... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Transit agency to install real cameras on commuter trainsOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Officials with the Bay Area Rapid Transit say they will
Transit agency to install real cameras on commuter trains
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 18 days ago
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Officials with the Bay Area Rapid Transit say they will replace all fake security cameras with working ones, following the shooting death of a passenger. The San Francisco Chronicle reports (http://sfg.ly/1PiSlcy ) that BART... Read more
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NBC 15 Mobile
National News - WPMI Local 15Agency to install real cameras on all commuter trains January 21, 2016 03:45 G
National News - WPMI Local 15
NBC 15 Mobile / Posted 18 days ago
Agency to install real cameras on all commuter trains January 21, 2016 03:45 GMT OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Officials with the Bay Area Rapid Transit say they will replace all fake security cameras with working ones, following the shooting death of a... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Council approves contract for new city managerALAMEDA -- The Alameda City Council has approved the contract for Jill Keimach
Council approves contract for new city manager
Oakland Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
ALAMEDA -- The Alameda City Council has approved the contract for Jill Keimach as the new city manager. But green-lighting the final step for hiring Keimach, who is quitting as town manager of Moraga in Contra Costa County to become Alameda's top... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
San Francisco bracing for Super Bowl crowds, trafficSAN FRANCISCO -- San Francisco residents are being warned to brace for heavy tr
San Francisco bracing for Super Bowl crowds, traffic
Inside Bay Area / Posted 19 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO -- San Francisco residents are being warned to brace for heavy traffic and big crowds when Super Bowl festivities get underway. The Super Bowl will take place on Feb. 7 about 40 miles south of San Francisco. But the run up to the game... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
San Francisco bracing for Super Bowl crowds, trafficSAN FRANCISCO -- San Francisco residents are being warned to brace for heavy tr
San Francisco bracing for Super Bowl crowds, traffic
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 19 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO -- San Francisco residents are being warned to brace for heavy traffic and big crowds when Super Bowl festivities get underway. The Super Bowl will take place on Feb. 7 about 40 miles south of San Francisco. But the run up to the game... Read more
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The Daily Review
San Francisco bracing for Super Bowl crowds, trafficSAN FRANCISCO -- San Francisco residents are being warned to brace for heavy tr
San Francisco bracing for Super Bowl crowds, traffic
The Daily Review / Posted 19 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO -- San Francisco residents are being warned to brace for heavy traffic and big crowds when Super Bowl festivities get underway. The Super Bowl will take place on Feb. 7 about 40 miles south of San Francisco. But the run up to the game... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
Black Lives Matter: 2015 was a year of anger, activism and action 19th January 2016 · 0 Comments By Starla Muhammad and Charlene MuhammadContr
Black Lives Matter: 2015 was a year of anger, activism and action
Louisiana Weekly / Posted 19 days ago
19th January 2016 · 0 Comments By Starla Muhammad and Charlene MuhammadContributing Writers (Special from The Final Call) – After a year of young people leading angry street... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Marshawn Lynch's future with the Seattle Seahawks a big questionAfter an injury-filled season in which Lynch played just seven regular-season g
Marshawn Lynch's future with the Seattle Seahawks a big question
Los Angeles Times / Posted 20 days ago
After an injury-filled season in which Lynch played just seven regular-season games, many signs point to the marriage ending, especially with Lynch scheduled to cost $11.5 million against Seattle's salary cap for the 2016 season if he returns. But no... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
San Francisco bracing for Super Bowl crowds, trafficSAN FRANCISCO (AP) - San Francisco residents are being warned to brace for heav
San Francisco bracing for Super Bowl crowds, traffic
The Record Searchlight / Posted 20 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - San Francisco residents are being warned to brace for heavy traffic and big crowds when Super Bowl festivities get underway. The Super Bowl will take place on Feb. 7 about 40 miles south of San Francisco. But the run up to the... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Council to consider pay for new city managerALAMEDA -- Jill Keimach will receive an annual base salary of $245,000 as city
Council to consider pay for new city manager
Oakland Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
ALAMEDA -- Jill Keimach will receive an annual base salary of $245,000 as city manager under a four-year contract that the City Council will consider Tuesday. Keimach is stepping down as the town manager of Moraga in Contra Costa County to take the... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Agency: Some cameras on San Francisco trains are fakeOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Some security cameras aboard San Francisco Bay Area comm
Agency: Some cameras on San Francisco trains are fake
Ventura County Star / Posted 23 days ago
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Some security cameras aboard San Francisco Bay Area commuter trains are fake and do not record the activity of passengers, a transit agency acknowledged after being pressed on whether there is footage of a weekend killing on a... Read more
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Orange County Register
Agency: Some cameras on San Francisco trains are fakeOAKLAND, Calif. – Some security cameras aboard San Francisco Bay Area commuter
Agency: Some cameras on San Francisco trains are fake
Orange County Register / Posted 23 days ago
OAKLAND, Calif. – Some security cameras aboard San Francisco Bay Area commuter trains are fake and do not record the activity of passengers, a transit agency acknowledged after being pressed on whether there is footage of a weekend killing on a... Read more
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Zero Hedge
The US Government Has An Internet Killswitch - And It's None Of Your BusinessSubmitted by Derrick Broze via TheAntiMedia.org, On Monday the Supreme Court d
The US Government Has An Internet Killswitch - And It's None Of Your Business
Zero Hedge / Posted 24 days ago
Submitted by Derrick Broze via TheAntiMedia.org, On Monday the Supreme Court declined to hear a petition from the Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC) that sought to force the Department of Homeland Security to release details of a secret... Read more
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Daily Mail
BART train murder investigation hampered after cameras were DECOYInvestigation into San Francisco train murder hampered as it's revealed cameras
BART train murder investigation hampered after cameras were DECOY
Daily Mail / Posted 24 days ago
Investigation into San Francisco train murder hampered as it's revealed cameras inside the cars were DECOY Man shot dead on the Bay Area Rapid Transit train at West Oakland station Passengers dived to ground fearing Saturday shooting was a terror... Read more
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KHSL Chico-Redding
Police release photos of suspect in train slaying in OaklandOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Police have released photos from surveillance video of a
Police release photos of suspect in train slaying in Oakland
KHSL Chico-Redding / Posted 25 days ago
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Police have released photos from surveillance video of a man suspected in the killing of a passenger aboard a Bay Area Rapid Transit train. BART police on Wednesday made public images of a bald man seen wearing a dark green... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Council to consider pay for new city managerALAMEDA -- Jill Keimach will receive an annual base salary of $245,000 as city
Council to consider pay for new city manager
Oakland Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
ALAMEDA -- Jill Keimach will receive an annual base salary of $245,000 as city manager under a four-year contract that the City Council will consider Tuesday. Keimach is stepping down as the town manager of Moraga in Contra Costa County to take the... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Police release photos of commuter train slaying suspectOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Police have release photos from surveillance video of a
Police release photos of commuter train slaying suspect
KTVN Reno / Posted 25 days ago
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Police have release photos from surveillance video of a man suspected in the killing of a passenger aboard a Bay Area Rapid Transit train. BART police on Wednesday made public images of a bald man seen wearing a dark green... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Rates Pittsburg RDA, CA's Refunding TABs; Outlook PositiveSAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has assigned the following rating
Fitch Rates Pittsburg RDA, CA's Refunding TABs; Outlook Positive
Business Wire / Posted 25 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has assigned the following ratings of the Successor Agency to the Redevelopment Agency of the City of Pittsburg, California's (the agency) tax allocation bonds (TABs): --Approximately $190 million... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Coroner Having Tough Time ID'ing BART Shooting VictimCoroner's Sgt. Paul Graves said authorities are trying to use the man's fingerp
Coroner Having Tough Time ID'ing BART Shooting Victim
NBC Bay Area / Posted 26 days ago
Coroner's Sgt. Paul Graves said authorities are trying to use the man's fingerprints to identify him but, "We haven't yet been successful." Graves said it's possible that the shooting victim is a foreign national but he added, "It could be... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Severed foot found at California train stationMaintenance crews made a grisly discovery early Monday when they found a severe
Severed foot found at California train station
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 26 days ago
Maintenance crews made a grisly discovery early Monday when they found a severed foot on Bay Area Rapid Transit tracks in Berkeley, California, according to multiple media reports. No foul play is suspected. Officials believe the foot belongs to a... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Severed foot found at California train stationMaintenance crews made a grisly discovery early Monday when they found a severe
Severed foot found at California train station
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 26 days ago
Maintenance crews made a grisly discovery early Monday when they found a severed foot on Bay Area Rapid Transit tracks in Berkeley, California, according to multiple media reports. No foul play is suspected. Officials believe the foot belongs to a... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Severed foot found at California train stationMaintenance crews made a grisly discovery early Monday when they found a severe
Severed foot found at California train station
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 27 days ago
Maintenance crews made a grisly discovery early Monday when they found a severed foot on Bay Area Rapid Transit tracks in Berkeley, California, according to multiple media reports. No foul play is suspected. Officials believe the foot belongs to a... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Severed foot found at California train stationMaintenance crews made a grisly discovery early Monday when they found a severe
Severed foot found at California train station
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 27 days ago
Maintenance crews made a grisly discovery early Monday when they found a severed foot on Bay Area Rapid Transit tracks in Berkeley, California, according to multiple media reports. No foul play is suspected. Officials believe the foot belongs to a... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Severed foot found at California train stationMaintenance crews made a grisly discovery early Monday when they found a severe
Severed foot found at California train station
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 27 days ago
Maintenance crews made a grisly discovery early Monday when they found a severed foot on Bay Area Rapid Transit tracks in Berkeley, California, according to multiple media reports. No foul play is suspected. Officials believe the foot belongs to a... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Severed foot found at California train stationMaintenance crews made a grisly discovery early Monday when they found a severe
Severed foot found at California train station
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 27 days ago
Maintenance crews made a grisly discovery early Monday when they found a severed foot on Bay Area Rapid Transit tracks in Berkeley, California, according to multiple media reports. No foul play is suspected. Officials believe the foot belongs to a... Read more
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Daily Mail
Man shot dead on train sparking fears of terror attack in OaklandMan shot dead on train sparking chaos as passengers feared they were under atta
Man shot dead on train sparking fears of terror attack in Oakland
Daily Mail / Posted 27 days ago
Man shot dead on train sparking chaos as passengers feared they were under attack by terrorist in Oakland Man shot dead on the Bay Area Rapid Transit train at West Oakland station Police are searching for the gunman who fatally shot a... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
BART Rider Catches Shooting Aftermath on VideoPolice on Monday still had no new information about a man who fatally shot a pa
BART Rider Catches Shooting Aftermath on Video
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 27 days ago
Police on Monday still had no new information about a man who fatally shot a passenger on a packed Bay Area Rapid Transit train over the weekend and then fled when the train stopped at the West Oakland station, causing panic among riders who thought... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Dismembered foot found at California transit stationOfficials believe a dismembered foot found at a Berkeley, California, transit s
Dismembered foot found at California transit station
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 27 days ago
Officials believe a dismembered foot found at a Berkeley, California, transit station belongs to a woman who fell on the tracks last month. KNTV in San Jose (http://bit.ly/1UJaIp2 ) reports the foot was found Monday morning at the Bay Area Rapid... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Human foot found on tracks Monday morningOfficials believe a dismembered foot found at a Berkeley, California, transit s
Human foot found on tracks Monday morning
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 27 days ago
Officials believe a dismembered foot found at a Berkeley, California, transit station belongs to a woman who fell on the tracks last month. KNTV in San Jose reports the foot was found Monday morning at the Bay Area Rapid Transit station. The woman... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Dismembered foot found at California transit stationBERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Officials believe a dismembered foot found at a Berkele
Dismembered foot found at California transit station
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 27 days ago
BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Officials believe a dismembered foot found at a Berkeley, California, transit station belongs to a woman who fell on the tracks last month. KNTV in San Jose (http://bit.ly/1UJaIp2 ) reports the foot was found Monday morning... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
BART Rider Catches Shooting Aftermath on VideoPolice on Monday still had no new information about a man who fatally shot a pa
BART Rider Catches Shooting Aftermath on Video
NBC Bay Area / Posted 27 days ago
Police on Monday still had no new information about a man who fatally shot a passenger on a packed Bay Area Rapid Transit train over the weekend and then fled when the train stopped at the West Oakland station, causing panic among riders who thought... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Police search for man who fatally shot train passengerOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Police on Sunday were searching for a man who fatally sh
Police search for man who fatally shot train passenger
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 28 days ago
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Police on Sunday were searching for a man who fatally shot a passenger on a packed Bay Area Rapid Transit train and then fled when the train stopped at the West Oakland station, causing panic among riders who thought it was a... Read more
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News 4 Reno
Police search for man who fatally shot train passengerOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Police are searching for a man who fatally shot a passe
Police search for man who fatally shot train passenger
News 4 Reno / Posted 28 days ago
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Police are searching for a man who fatally shot a passenger on a packed Bay Area Rapid Transit train and then fled when the train stopped at the West Oakland station, causing panic among riders who thought it was a terrorist... Read more
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ABC News
Police Search for Man Who Fatally Shot Train PassengerPolice are searching for a man who fatally shot a passenger on a packed Bay Are
Police Search for Man Who Fatally Shot Train Passenger
ABC News / Posted 28 days ago
Police are searching for a man who fatally shot a passenger on a packed Bay Area Rapid Transit train and then fled when the train stopped at the West Oakland station, causing panic among riders who thought it was a terrorist attack. The Oakland... Read more
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KHSL Chico-Redding
Passenger fatally shot on commuter train, gunman on the runOAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Authorities said a man fatally shot a passenger on a Bay
Passenger fatally shot on commuter train, gunman on the run
KHSL Chico-Redding / Posted 28 days ago
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Authorities said a man fatally shot a passenger on a Bay Area Rapid Transit train before fleeing when it stopped at the West Oakland station. BART police Lt. Kevin Franklin told the Oakland Tribune (http://bayareane.ws/1PWQrx7... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
Snow totals from January 10, 2016Snow ends this morning, bitter cold laterSnow ends this morning, bitter cold la
Snow totals from January 10, 2016
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 28 days ago
Snow ends this morning, bitter cold laterSnow ends this morning, bitter cold later A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect for central Indiana through 1pm today. A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect for central Indiana through 1pm today. Bummer:... Read more
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