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  • A city crew made a little mistake while painting a road in Oakland.
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oakland, traffic, transportation, travel, east bay news
  • Oakland's Department of Public Works is blaming BART for an embarrassing misspelling of a stop sign on a city street.
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oakland, traffic, transportation, travel, BART, east bay news
  • Aer Lingus plane at SFO
  • 7 On Your Side takes a look at what it costs Aer Lingus Airlines to fly direct from SFO to Dublin, Ireland.
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san francisco international airport, travel, tourism, 7 on your side, michael finney
  • More than 100 victims in San Francisco travel agency fraud case
  • There are more than 100 mostly Chinese victims of a travel agency fraud in San Francisco.
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fraud, crime, chinatown, travel, san francisco news, vic lee
  • More than 100 victims in San Francisco travel agency fraud case
  • There are more than 100 mostly Chinese victims of a travel agency fraud in San Francisco.
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fraud, crime, chinatown, travel, news
  • Jessica Kai
  • 7 On Your Side investigated after a Bay Area teen was stranded alone at an airport in China after the airline cancelled her ticket.
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travel, china, airline industry, consumer news
  • Marilyn Hartman
  • A woman accused of trying to sneak onto a plane to Hawaii 3 different times was arrested again at San Francisco International Airport.
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san francisco international airport, airport security, travel, peninsula news
  • FAA: Changes coming to commercial air travel
  • Everyone knows airline tickets can be expensive, so 7 On Your Side looked into what you have to do to save on your next trip.
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travel, airline industry, 7 on your side, michael finney
  • U.C. Berkeley Super Mileage Vehicle Team.
  • Some students at University California, Berkeley are building a car they hope will change the miles per gallon range.
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traffic, travel, berkeley, uc berkeley, america's cup, news
  • Inside of an airplane
  • Passengers were ejected from their seats without warning as their flight from SF to Hong Kong encountered severe turbulence.
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san francisco international airport, travel, peninsula news, jonathan bloom
  • Inside of an airplane
  • Passengers were ejected from their seats without warning as their flight from SF to Hong Kong encountered severe turbulence.
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san francisco international airport, travel, news
  • A Florida man was arrested for allegedly carrying 14 pounds of marijuana at San Francisco International Airport last week.
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san francisco international airport, marijuana, drugs, crime, travel, peninsula news
  • Pileup after storm in Georgia
  • Authorities in Georgia are racing to get supplies to people who've been stranded in their cars since a storm hit on Tuesday.
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storm, snow, transportation, travel, ice, freeze, accuweather
  • Schools let out early and commuters left for home after lunch, creating massive gridlock in the snow that lasted for hours.
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freeze, storm, snow, transportation, travel, accuweather
  • Traffic creeps along I-55 in north Jackson, Miss., Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014 as ice and snow flurries cause difficult driving conditions. A severe winter storm is expected to hit the state bringing ice and snow to the Gulf Coast. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)
  • A winter storm is bringing snow, ice and brutal cold to the Deep South.
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freeze, storm, snow, transportation, travel, accuweather
  • Actor Alec Baldwin is sounding off on Twitter after he says his baby daughter was patted down by airport security.
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celebrity, airport security, TSA, travel, children, entertainment
  • Restroom sign
  • Finding somewhere to go when you're on the go and you?ve got to go is a real dilemma for Muni operators.
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bayview hunters point, daly city, driving, construction, travel, transportation, traffic, muni, news
  • Restroom sign
  • Finding somewhere to go when you're on the go and you've got to go is a real dilemma for Muni operators.
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bayview hunters point, daly city, driving, construction, travel, transportation, traffic, muni, san francisco news, carolyn tyler
  • Man shoveling snow in Northeast
  • A swirling snowstorm clobbered parts of the mid-Atlantic and the urban Northeast Tuesday, grounding thousands of flights.
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freeze, storm, snow, transportation, travel, accuweather
  • Flight board at SFO
  • Winter weather that has hit the East Coast and parts of the Midwest has caused 60 flight cancellations at SFO on Tuesday.
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san francisco international airport, freeze, storm, snow, transportation, travel, accuweather
  • A mom who wrote about her daughter's encounter with a stranger on a plane never expected such a big response.
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children, parenting, travel, autism, watercooler
  • Plane that landed at wrong airport back in the air
  • The Southwest Airlines jet that landed at the wrong Missouri airport is now heading back into service.
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southwest airlines, emergency landing, travel, transportation, news
  • San Francisco 49ers practicing in Santa Clara
  • The 49ers held their last pratice and took off today on their quest for Super Bowl 6, but not before taking part in a travel day ritual.
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san jose, food, nfl, nfl playoffs, travel, san francisco 49ers, nfl, matt keller
  • San Francisco 49ers practicing in Santa Clara
  • 49ers hold final practice before heading to Carolina
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san jose, food, nfl, nfl playoffs, travel, san francisco 49ers, sports
  • The Red Cross is calling on donors to come forward as nearly 300 blood drives around the U.S. have been cancelled because of weather.
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freeze, rain, storm, snow, transportation, travel, power outage, local news
  • A man walks past a car partially covered in ice in Baltimore
  • A warm-up is on the way after several days of brutal, record-setting cold and blinding snow that hit parts of the U.S.
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freeze, homeless, rain, storm, snow, power outage, transportation, travel, accuweather
  • Snow on homes
  • An arctic blast eased its grip on much of the U.S. on Wednesday, with winds calming and the weather warming slightly.
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freeze, homeless, rain, storm, snow, power outage, transportation, travel, accuweather
  • Travel delays cause baggage nightmare at SFO
  • Travel delays and cancellations due to the deep freeze across the country have created a baggage nightmare at SFO.
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freeze, homeless, rain, storm, snow, power outage, transportation, travel, accuweather
  • The Bay Area hasn't come close to seeing snow, but there's plenty of snow around the country!
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snow, freeze, rain, storm, power outage, transportation, travel, weather photos
  • Discharge from a snow blower falls in front of snow covered tress as a man clears his driveway in Indianapolis Monday, Jan. 6, 2014 as temperatures hovered around 10 below zero. More than 12 inches of snow fell on Sunday. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)
  • Frigid air that snapped decades-old records will make venturing outside dangerous for a second straight day.
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freeze, homeless, rain, storm, snow, power outage, transportation, travel, accuweather
  • Discharge from a snow blower falls in front of snow covered tress as a man clears his driveway in Indianapolis Monday, Jan. 6, 2014 as temperatures hovered around 10 below zero. More than 12 inches of snow fell on Sunday. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)
  • Frigid air that snapped decades-old records will make venturing outside dangerous for a second straight day.
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freeze, homeless, rain, storm, snow, power outage, transportation, travel, accuweather
  • Travelers check into Bay Area hotels due to ?Polar Vortex?
  • Several travelers are checking into Bay Area hotels due to the ?Polar Vortex? in several states.
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freeze, homeless, rain, storm, snow, power outage, transportation, travel, accuweather
  • Winter storm wreck
  • A whirlpool of frigid, dense air known as a "polar vortex" descended Monday into much of the U.S.
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freeze, homeless, rain, storm, snow, power outage, transportation, travel, accuweather
  • A motorist helps dig out a driver stuck in a snow drift Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014, in Zionsville, Ind. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)
  • Tundra-like temperatures are soon poised to deliver a rare and potentially dangerous sledgehammer blow to much of the Midwest.
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freeze, homeless, rain, storm, snow, power outage, transportation, travel, accuweather
  • 49ers fans are battling flight delays and cancellations to get to Sunday?s game in Green Bay.
  • 49ers fans are battling flight delays and cancellations to get to Sunday?s game in Green Bay.
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san francisco 49ers, snow, travel, nfl, nfl playoffs, ice, accuweather
  • The East Coast storm is causing a ripple effect on air travel across the country. Flights in and out of the Bay Area are either delayed or cancelled.
  • The East Coast storm is causing a ripple effect on air travel across the country. Flights in and out of the Bay Area are either delayed or cancelled.
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freeze, homeless, rain, storm, snow, power outage, transportation, travel, accuweather
  • A tattered flag flies by a flooded yard along the shore in Scituate, Mass., Friday, Jan. 3, 2014. A blustering winter storm that dropped nearly 2 feet of snow just north of Boston. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
  • A blustering winter storm in the Northeast has forced U.S. airlines to cancel thousands of flights nationwide.
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freeze, homeless, rain, storm, snow, power outage, transportation, travel, accuweather
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freeze, homeless, rain, storm, snow, power outage, transportation, travel, accuweather
  • This undated photo provided by the Viceroy Snowmass in Snowmass Village, Colo., shows a guest room in the hotel. (AP Photo/Viceroy Snowmass)
  • Travelers may soon be saying goodbye to hotel minibars.
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alcohol, internet, travel, business
  • Tourists at Fishermans Wharf in San Francisco
  • Tourism is San Francisco's leading industry but one group says it's not getting a fair share and is threatening to call for a visitors boycott.
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protest, tourism, travel, fisherman's wharf, jobs, western addition, san francisco news, carolyn tyler
  • Tourists at Fishermans Wharf in San Francisco
  • Tourism is San Francisco's leading industry but one group says it's not getting a fair share and is threatening to call for a visitors boycott.
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protest, tourism, travel, fisherman's wharf, jobs, western addition, news
  • A Canadian airline spread some holiday cheer this season.
  • A Canadian airline spread some holiday cheer this season.
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christmas, holiday, travel, airline industry, watercooler
  • Merrill Newman talked to reporters after he arrived at SFO
  • An elderly Palo Alto man who had been detained for over a month in North Korea was reunited with his family at SFO on Saturday.
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palo alto, north korea, veterans, travel, south korea, war, seniors, san francisco international airport, south bay news
  • Merrill Newman talked to reporters after he arrived at SFO
  • An elderly Palo Alto man who had been detained for over a month in North Korea was reunited with his family at SFO on Saturday.
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palo alto, north korea, veterans, travel, south korea, war, seniors, san francisco international airport, news
  • Megabus in San Francisco
  • The Megabus is a popular way to travel, but one man experienced a luggage mixup that made his ride a little bumpy.
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travel, consumer news
  • Megabus in San Francisco
  • The Megabus is a popular way to travel, but one man experienced a luggage mixup that made his ride a little bumpy.
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travel, 7 on your side, michael finney
  • Undated photo shows Merrill Newman posing with some members of guerilla unit in South Korea, decades after the Korean War.
  • We've learned that the Palo Alto man who's detained in NKorea served in a secret armed forces group during the Korean War.
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palo alto, north korea, veterans, travel, south korea, war, seniors, south bay news
  • Undated photo shows Merrill Newman posing with some members of guerilla unit in South Korea, decades after the Korean War.
  • We've learned that the Palo Alto man who's detained in NKorea served in a secret armed forces group during the Korean War.
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palo alto, north korea, veterans, travel, south korea, war, seniors, news
  • Detained man trained anti-communist guerillas
  • Merrill Newman, the Palo Alto man being detained in North Korea allegedly trained anti-communist guerillas during the Korean War.
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palo alto, north korea, veterans, travel, news
  • Merrill Newman
  • The U.S. is urging North Korea to release an 85-year-old Palo Alto man who's been detained for more than a month.
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palo alto, north korea, veterans, travel, south bay news