BART extension to San Jose is moving right along
Bringing BART to San Jose is the biggest, most expensive public works project in the South Bay, with the entire line from Fremont costing $3.2 billion and opening in 2017.
BART train derails in Concord: Social media reaction
Here's how some reacted after a Bay Area Rapid Transit train that went charging off a platform Friday evening delayed rush-hour riders' commutes
Concord: Cleanup from BART derailment to last through Saturday
An empty BART train departing the Concord station derailed shortly after 6:20 p.m. Friday, leaving cars strewn across both sets of tracks and the train's lead car hanging off the edge of the elevated rails. A bus bridge has been set up to handle passengers on Saturday.
BART hiring consultant to probe contract talks
The Bay Area Rapid Transit agency is hiring a consultant to investigate its recent round of contentious labor negotiations, which led to two strikes and a contract dispute.
Report: Video surfaces showing BART police using stun gun on train passenger
BART's independent police auditor is investigating after a video of one of the transit agency's officers using a stun gun on a passenger on a Millbrae-bound train surfaced on YouTube.
Congress is using Twitter, but which party is most active?
Your representative in the House is almost certainly on Twitter. Your senator definitely is. But how are they using the social network? Full Story
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Teens: How to thrive despite ADHD
Many teenagers diagnosed with ADHD take medication yet still feel isolated and left to their own devices to figure out how to survive and thrive, particularly in high school, with its added academic and social rigors. We speak to teens, experts, and parents about the resources available, including a new book by a UCSF psychology professor and a free guide by an Alameda teenager with ADHD.
Lupita Nyong'o is People magazine's Most Beautiful person
The “12 Years a Slave” actress calls the designation a “major, major compliment.”