East Bay

Passengers board a Bay Area Rapid Transit train Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013, in Oakland, Calif.  (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

SF-area trains run as rail strike averted again

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The San Francisco Bay Area’s main commuter rail line was up and running on Wednesday after a potential transit strike was averted for the third straight day. Federal mediator George Cohen […]

10/16/2013

Closed entrance to the Glen Park Bay Area Rapid Transit station. (AP Photo)

No deal reached yet in SF Bay Area transit talks

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) – San Francisco Bay area transit officials warned commuters late Wednesday to make alternate transit plans on the July Fourth holiday as rail workers are expected to continue their strike. The Bay […]

07/03/2013

Study: Immigrants face hurdles in welcoming spots

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) – The most welcoming spots in California for immigrants may not have always been the best places for them to thrive economically, according to a report released Wednesday. Traditionally immigrant-friendly hubs […]

09/12/2012