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BART Fined $210,000 After Worker Deaths In October Accident

The California Division of Occupational Safety and Health said a high-ranking manager who was supposed to be instructing the driver of the fast-moving, four-car Bay Area Rapid Transit train was not in the cab with the trainee when the incident occurred on Oct. 19.

04/17/2014

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BART Fined $210K For Worker Deaths

Workplace safety officials have fined a San Francisco Bay Area commuter rail line $210,000 over the deaths of two of its workers on tracks.

04/17/2014

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Calif. Mother, Friend Arrested In Daughter’s Death

Police arrested a 23-year-old woman and her boyfriend who were sought in connection with the death of her 3-year-old daughter, after someone recognized the couple at a restaurant and tipped off authorities.

02/03/2014

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Thousands Gather For Funeral Of Slain BART Officer

Thousands of police officers, family and loved ones were among the mourners who gathered at the funeral Wednesday of a San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit officer who was shot and killed by a fellow officer.

01/29/2014

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Autopsy: BART Officer Died Of Gunshot Wound To Chest

An autopsy has revealed that a San Francisco Bay Area transit officer who was shot and killed by a fellow officer died of a single gunshot wound to the chest.

01/23/2014

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Police: Slain Officer Was Seeking Stolen Laptop

Authorities say a San Francisco Bay Area public transit officer who was shot and killed by a fellow officer while searching an apartment was looking for a laptop and other stolen items.

01/22/2014

BART management is reconsidering its recently negotiated contract after discovering language that apparently gives employees six weeks of paid family leave each year. (Getty Images)

ATU Local 1555 To Vote On Revised BART Labor Deal

One of the San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit agency’s largest unions is scheduled to vote on a revised labor deal to resolve months of heated negotiations.

01/03/2014

BART management is reconsidering its recently negotiated contract after discovering language that apparently gives employees six weeks of paid family leave each year. (Getty Images)

BART Board To Vote On Revised Labor Contract Deal

The board of the San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit agency is expected to vote on a revised labor deal with two of its largest unions to finally resolve months of contentious negotiations.

01/02/2014

BART management is reconsidering its recently negotiated contract after discovering language that apparently gives employees six weeks of paid family leave each year. (Getty Images)

BART, Union Leaders Reach Pact

The threat of another commute-crippling transportation strike in the San Francisco Bay area receded on Saturday when officials for the region’s transit rail system and negotiators for its two largest labor unions said they had resolved the latest sticking point in their months-long negotiations and reached a new contract.

12/21/2013

BART management is reconsidering its recently negotiated contract after discovering language that apparently gives employees six weeks of paid family leave each year. (Getty Images)

BART, Unions To Meet Again Over Contract Provision

San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit and its two largest unions will be meeting again with a federal mediator over a key contract provision that has led to a lawsuit.

12/12/2013

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9 Taken To Hospital After BART Train Brake Problem

Authorities say at least nine people were taken to the hospital following a brake problem that stranded hundreds of passengers onboard a San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit train.

12/04/2013

BART STrike

BART Blames Server Upgrade For Service Disruption

A major San Francisco Bay Area transit agency says train service has been restored, although delays are expected throughout the system.

11/22/2013

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