Golden Gate Bridge
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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.
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.
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.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Toll takers collecting cash from drivers is set to become a thing of the past at the Golden Gate Bridge. The iconic span is expected to become the first in California to switch to all-electronic toll collection in March.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — For the first time in decades, a river otter has made San Francisco its home, taking up residence in the ruins of a 19th Century seaside bath near the Golden Gate Bridge.
LOS ANGELES (AP) – Space shuttle Endeavour has landed safely at the Los Angeles International Airport after a whirlwind aerial tour around California landmarks. Strapped to the back of a 747 jumbo jet, Endeavour touched […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) – Space shuttle Endeavour has taken off on an aerial tour of California. Riding piggyback atop a modified 747 jumbo jet, the shuttle departed Edwards Air Force Base in the Mojave Desert […]
REDWOOD CITY, Calif. (AP) – A California man accused of kidnapping his two children and taking them on a stolen yacht for three days said Tuesday that he knew he had “gone crazy” but never […]
(AP) – A state legislator is calling for better suicide barriers on bridges in California in response to the death of “Top Gun” film director Tony Scott in Los Angeles. Scott stopped his car on […]