I made so many mistakes on my first long-distance train ride that I flew back home. Here are 12 things I wish I'd known before I left.
I made rookie mistakes on Amtrak's Coast Starlight train, like wearing uncomfortable clothes and trying to eat in the dining car as a coach passenger.
A tech worker bought one of San Francisco's Painted Ladies and planned to renovate it, but life got in the way. Now, she's selling it for $3.55 million — and it needs a lot of work.
"I expect whoever purchases it would renovate, so I thought it would be good to list it at the price that I bought it for," the owner told Insider.
I'm from the San Francisco Bay Area but went to university overseas. During my five years in Asia, I discovered so many new foods and cultures.
People connected to the Proud Boys stormed a drag queen reading hour for kids at a San Francisco library, police say
Drag queen Panda Dulce said 8-10 Proud Boys wearing AK 47 shirts stormed that reading at San Lorenzo Library and shouted slurs at them on Saturday.
"The patient is currently isolating and does not pose a risk to the public," the DC Health Department said.
I spent $60 dining at the cheapest Michelin-starred restaurant in the US, and it was mostly worth it
The San Francisco spot serves American small plates ranging from $8 to $45. I made a reservation weeks in advance to try the award-winning food.
LA Rams hero Von Miller says he was in the best shape of his life for the Super Bowl after training with notorious workout guru the 'Hell's Trainer'
Von Miller played like the MVP version of himself on Sunday, despite a recent injury. He credits an intense workout designed by a mysterious trainer.
People who are boosted against COVID-19 will be exempt from San Francisco's mask mandate in certain group settings
Mayor London Breed said "masks may be removed indoors for offices, gyms and other settings with 100% full vaccination and up to date booster shots."
Authorities said, of the 60 hate crimes reported in the city last year, they believe one man is responsible for half of them.
I took a 35-hour train ride from Denver to San Francisco for $74. Here are 8 things that surprised me.
I spent over a day riding an Amtrak train from Colorado to California through the Rocky Mountains. Here's what I found surprising from my trip.
Police say they've 'cracked' the cold case of a 15-year-old girl murdered in a San Francisco park 43 years ago, and have arrested a 76-year-old man
Marissa Rolf Harvey, 15, was found strangled to death in Sutro Heights Park, San Francisco, in March 1978. Her case lay cold for decades until 2020.
3 arrested after 80 people ransacked a Nordstrom store in California in a mass smash-and-grab loot run, police say
A Nordstrom outlet in Walnut Creek, California, was swarmed by looters Saturday who smashed displays, grabbed items, and fled in waiting vehicles.
Luxury stores including Nordstrom and Louis Vuitton targeted in a spate of smash-and-grab robberies by gangs up to 80-strong
Police said 80 thieves looted a Nordstrom store in Walnut Creek, California, on Saturday, the latest in a string of luxury store robberies.
A San Francisco bus driver broke down the authenticity of the bus fight scene in Marvel's 'Shang-Chi' in a hilarious viral thread on Twitter
Bus operator Mc "Mack" Allen garnered thousands of likes on Twitter as he nitpicked details of the scene from the perspective of a SFMTA operator.
A San Francisco police officer died of COVID-19 while he was on leave for not meeting the city's vaccination requirement
Earlier this year, San Francisco became the first major US city to require COVID-19 vaccinations for city workers, including police officers.
I took a 35-hour train ride from Denver to San Francisco for $74. Here are the 7 best and 7 worst parts.
I rode coach on the Amtrak for over a day and there were a few highlights, like the cheap price, and a few downsides, like poor food and no Wi-Fi.
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