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Threat halts traffic across Bay Bridgeupdated: Thu Nov 11 2010 12:49:00

Traffic was halted on the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge on Thursday after a man threatened to blow up the bridge, California Highway Patrol spokesman Trent Cross said. No explosives were found, Cross said.

Call 911? Maybe not, from a cell phoneupdated: Wed Sep 08 2010 12:19:00

In an age when cell phones dominate, calling 911 might not always be the best way to report an emergency.

Bay Bridge reopensupdated: Mon Nov 02 2009 15:02:00

The San Francisco Bay Bridge reopens, nearly a week after two steel rods and a crossbeam plummeted from the bridge.

Bay Bridge reopens after nearly a weekupdated: Mon Nov 02 2009 15:02:00

The San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge reopened Monday, six days after two steel rods and a steel crossbeam plummeted from the span and caused a traffic nightmare for hundreds of thousands of commuters.

Officials unsure on schedule for Bay Bridge reopeningupdated: Mon Nov 02 2009 06:48:00

The San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge will remain closed Monday morning, and officials said Sunday that they can't predict exactly when it will open for business again.

Cracked Bay Bridge on the mendupdated: Fri Oct 30 2009 21:53:00

Authorities are taking steps to prevent the San Francisco Bay Bridge from failing after discovering a crack.

Cable breaks from San Francisco bridgeupdated: Tue Oct 27 2009 23:08:00

A piece of steel and cable fell from the San Francisco Bay Bridge onto the roadway Tuesday, causing an apparently minor two-car accident but backing up traffic for miles, the California Highway Patrol said.

Fake quake to shake stateupdated: Thu Oct 15 2009 18:00:00

Millions of Californians will duck for cover Thursday morning in one of the largest earthquake drills in the world.

Bridge needed big repairsupdated: Tue Sep 08 2009 14:28:00

Transportation officials say it wasn't possible to close only one lane of the San Francisco Bay Bridge.

Prescription drugs impaired tanker-crash pilot, feds sayupdated: Wed Feb 18 2009 23:06:00

The pilot of a tanker that crashed into the San Francisco Bay Bridge in 2007, causing a major oil spill, was under the influence of multiple prescription medications that impaired his judgment, federal officials said in a report Wednesday.

Crew of ship that hit Bay Bridge isn't talking to NTSBupdated: Wed Nov 14 2007 18:55:00

The crew of the ship that ran into the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge and spilled thousands of gallons of oil into the water last week has retained lawyers and is not complying with requests for interviews from the National Transportation Safety Board, a board member said Wednesday.

Criminal probe into oil spillupdated: Wed Nov 14 2007 18:55:00

The U.S. Coast Guard announces a federal criminal probe into the San Francisco Bay oil spill.

Feds launch criminal probe into San Francisco oil spillupdated: Mon Nov 12 2007 12:31:00

Federal investigators have launched a criminal probe into a cargo ship collision and oil spill, the Coast Guard said, which killed hundreds of birds in San Francisco Bay.

Ship bumps bridge, leaks oilupdated: Sun Nov 11 2007 09:39:00

Coast Guard video shows damage to a container ship that bumped into the San Francisco Bay Bridge, causing an oil spill.

NTSB sends team to investigate Bay Bridge oil spillupdated: Sat Nov 10 2007 21:18:00

A National Transportation Safety Board team was on its way to California Saturday to probe why a container ship struck the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge earlier this week, spilling 58,000 gallons of oil into the water.

Time.com: Bay Area Spill Fouls Coastlineupdated: Fri Nov 09 2007 11:00:00

An oil spill fouled miles of coastline Thursday, sending environmentalists scrambling to save tarred marine life

Falcon eggs relocated from precarious perchupdated: Sat Mar 31 2007 08:22:00

A peregrine falcon shrieked from above as scientists snatched three eggs from a precarious nest under a bridge, to save the chicks from a possible deadly fall or car collision when they hatch.

Fortune: TV, Radio, and Print Are Sold Out. How About...Trees?updated: Mon Jan 10 2000 00:01:00

It's a desperate world out there for dot-com companies trying to buy ad space. So desperate, in fact, that the owner of Bostonhire.com, a job-posting site, has begun donning a ski mask and screwing...

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