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October 18, 2013 | 6:22 am

Scenes and Stories from BART Strike 2.0

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Bay Area commuters react to, and report on, BART’s second strike in four months.

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Morning Splash: Prop 8 Returns to Court Today; More BART Demonstrations Planned

September 6, 2011 | 7:30 am

Morning Splash: Prop 8 Returns to Court Today; More BART Demonstrations Planned

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California Supreme Court tackles gay marriage case again (SF Mercury News) The fate of the legal battle over California’s ban on gay marriage no longer turns on the constitutional rights of same-sex couples to wed — at least for now. Instead, the latest chapter in the ongoing drama over gay nuptials rests on an arcane […]

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Morning Splash: 2 Arrested, No Stations Closed at BART Protest; NTSB San Bruno Hearing; Irene SFO Flight Cancellations; Google+ Interest Flags

August 30, 2011 | 7:54 am

Morning Splash: 2 Arrested, No Stations Closed at BART Protest; NTSB San Bruno Hearing; Irene SFO Flight Cancellations; Google+ Interest Flags

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2 arrested at BART protest – no service impact (SF Chronicle) In a demonstration against BART police that is becoming a Monday ritual, several dozen protesters marched from station to station in downtown San Francisco, creating commotion but not prompting the service disruptions that irritated commuters in past weeks. The rally reached a pitch at […]

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August 23, 2011 | 9:52 am

Video of BART Protest, Arrests; BART Details Station Closure Times

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Forty-five people were arrested during another BART protest Monday evening. Raw video from KGO TV: Here’s video of a protest march on Market Street. And video of the protest at one of the BART stations, from KCBS, and more video from the streets from CBS News.

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Morning Splash: 45 Arrested in BART Protest; 49ers Want to Stop Pre-Season Games Vs. Raiders; Andronico’s Files for Bankruptcy

August 23, 2011 | 7:58 am

Morning Splash: 45 Arrested in BART Protest; 49ers Want to Stop Pre-Season Games Vs. Raiders; Andronico’s Files for Bankruptcy

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2 BART stations open, close as protesters roam (SF Chronicle) Authorities repeatedly closed two San Francisco BART stations during the Monday evening commute and arrested 45 people in connection with an anti-BART protest that roamed both above ground along Market Street and inside the transit system. Commuters were frustrated and confused, as BART officials closed […]

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