Golden Gate Bridge

Traffic on the Golden Gate Bridge.

Stunt blocks traffic on Golden Gate Bridge

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Authorities are trying to identify a driver who performed a stunt on the Golden Gate Bridge while other vehicles blocked traffic. Video that has surfaced online shows the driver doing doughnuts […]

08/21/2014

FILE - In this file photo from Nov. 15, 2006, the Golden Gate Bridge is shown in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File)

Golden Gate Bridge suicide barrier funding OK’d

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Golden Gate Bridge moved a big step closer to getting a suicide barrier after bridge officials on Friday approved a $76 million funding package for a net system that would […]

06/27/2014

Two surfers ride a wave near Fort Point below the Golden Gate Bridge in this May 3, 2014 file photo in San Francisco.  (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File)

Golden Gate Bridge suicide barrier up for vote

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — For John Brooks, the years of waiting for officials to come up with money for a suicide barrier on San Francisco’s majestic Golden Gate Bridge have been agonizing. He has fought […]

06/27/2014

Traffic on the Golden Gate Bridge.

Golden Gate Bridge median to go up in January

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Golden Gate Bridge officials have set a date for the installation of a moveable median separating northbound and southbound traffic. Bridge District General Manager Denis Mulligan says the bridge is scheduled […]

05/23/2014

Oracle Team USA crosses the finish line during the 18th race of the America's Cup sailing event against Emirates Team New Zealand on Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2013, in San Francisco. Oracle Team USA won both races Tuesday to even the series. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

Oracle beats New Zealand to keep America’s Cup

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Skipper Jimmy Spithill and Oracle Team USA won the America’s Cup on Wednesday with one of the greatest comebacks in sports history. Spithill steered Oracle’s space-age, 72-foot catamaran to its eighth […]

09/25/2013

George Lucas

Lucas museum among finalists for Golden Gate site

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A museum proposed by “Star Wars” creator George Lucas to showcase visual storytelling and house his art collection is one of three development projects being considered for a plot of park […]

09/17/2013

Emirates Team New Zealand makes its way toward the windward marks with the Golden Gate Bridge in the background during the second race of the America's Cup sailing event against Oracle Team USA Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013, in San Francisco. Emirates Team New Zealand won the first two races Saturday. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

Kiwis beat US in 1st 2 races of America’s Cup

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The first day of the newfangled America’s Cup on sparkling San Francisco Bay ended with Emirates Team New Zealand skimming above the waves faster and better than defending champion Oracle Team […]

09/07/2013

Traffic on the Golden Gate Bridge.

Golden Gate Bridge to go to digital toll system

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The historic Golden Gate Bridge will take a high-tech leap forward when it becomes the first California span to replace all human toll takers with an electronic system that ends the need for motorists to stop and pay cash.

03/26/2013

San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge (AP Photo)

San Francisco’s ‘other’ bridge prepares to shine

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — After more than 75 years in the shadow of its glamorous cousin, San Francisco’s “other” bridge is getting a chance to shine. The San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge has been turned into the biggest backdrop for a New York artist.

03/04/2013

California couple returns bag with $11K in cash

VALLEJO, Calif. (AP) — What would you do if you found a camera bag with more than $11,000 in cash? That’s the dilemma Barbara and Carlos Landeros faced during a Valentine’s Day trip to the Golden Gate Bridge.

02/25/2013

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