Explore abc7news.com Stories

Recent "homeless" Stories, Video and Galleries

  • SF homeless man documents life on the street with GoPro camera
  • A San Francisco homeless man named Adam Reichart is documenting what life is like on the street by using a GoPro camera.
Tags:
homeless, castro, san francisco news
  • San Francisco 49ers fan Ronnie Andrews of Washington
  • A homeless 15-year-old spotted at the Seattle Seahawks victory parade, dressed in 49ers gear, has a new home.
Tags:
san francisco 49ers, homeless, fundraiser, nfl
  • The man who was fatally struck by a train at the  Powell Street Muni Metro Station in San Francisco on Saturday has been identified.
  • The man who was fatally struck by a train at the Powell Street Muni Metro Station in San Francisco on Saturday has been identified.
Tags:
muni, transportation, SFPD, homeless, bay area traffic
  • SF Powell Muni Station closed after a man was hit, killed by a train
  • The Powell Street Muni Metro Station in San Francisco was shut down for several hours after a man was hit and killed by a train.
Tags:
muni, transportation, SFPD, homeless, bay area traffic
  • Joel Silva is grateful to the officers for renting a room for his family, but hes confused and dejected at whats happened since.
  • Joel Silva is grateful to the officers for renting a room for his family, but he's confused and dejected at what's happened since.
Tags:
SFPD, homeless, san francisco news, vic lee
  • Joel Silva is grateful to the officers for renting a room for his family, but hes confused and dejected at whats happened since.
  • Joel Silva is grateful to the officers for renting a room for his family, but he's confused and dejected at what's happened since.
Tags:
SFPD, homeless, children, news
  • San Francisco 49ers fan Ronnie Andrews of Washington
  • The lone 49ers fan in the midst of the Seattle Seahawks Super Bowl victory parade has received an outpouring of support.
Tags:
san francisco 49ers, homeless, fundraiser, nfl, alan wang
  • San Francisco police officers reached into their own wallets to help a homeless family of seven.
  • Four San Francisco police officers recently reached into their own wallets to help a homeless family of seven.
Tags:
SFPD, homeless, san francisco news, vic lee
  • San Francisco police officers reached into their own wallets to help a homeless family of seven.
  • San Francisco police officers reached into their own wallets to help a homeless family of seven.
Tags:
SFPD, homeless, news
  • San Francisco 49ers fan Ronnie Andrews of Washington
  • A 49er fan from the Bay Area wanted to help a lonely 49ers fan in Seattle and found a heartbreaking story instead.
Tags:
san francisco 49ers, homeless, fundraiser, nfl, ama daetz
  • Homeless around the San Francisco main library
  • San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee is concerned about the growing homeless population near the main library and wants to clean it up.
Tags:
ed lee, SFPD, books, crime, drugs, violence, vandalism, twitter, civic center, homeless, san francisco news, vic lee
  • Homeless around the San Francisco main library
  • SF Mayor Ed Lee is concerned about the growing homeless population near the main library and wants to clean it up.
Tags:
homeless, ed lee, greg suhr, 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.
Tags:
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.
Tags:
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.
Tags:
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.
Tags:
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.
Tags:
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.
Tags:
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.
Tags:
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.
Tags:
freeze, homeless, rain, storm, snow, power outage, transportation, travel, accuweather
  • The LA city attorney has announced a $200K settlement with a hospital accused of improperly discharging a patient to Skid Row.
Tags:
lawsuit, mental health, homeless, transportation, los angeles, california news
  • 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.
Tags:
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.
Tags:
freeze, homeless, rain, storm, snow, power outage, transportation, travel, accuweather
  • Caption
Tags:
freeze, homeless, rain, storm, snow, power outage, transportation, travel, accuweather
  • A man dressed in hoodie asking people for help ended up giving away 50 letters containing $1,000.
Tags:
christmas, homeless, news
  • A man dressed in a hoodie asking people for help ended up giving away 50 letters containing $1,000.
Tags:
christmas, homeless, national/world
  • SFPD Officer Jackie Selinger
  • A San Francisco cop says she was just doing the right thing when she bought a pair of shoes for a barefoot homeless woman.
Tags:
SFPD, homeless, union square, news
  • SFPD Officer Jackie Selinger
  • A San Francisco cop says she was just doing the right thing when she bought a pair of shoes for a barefoot homeless woman.
Tags:
SFPD, homeless, union square, san francisco news
  • San Francisco police Officer Jackie Sellinger
  • San Francisco police Officer Jackie Selinger encountered a homeless barefoot woman and bought her a new pair of shoes.
Tags:
SFPD, homeless, union square, san francisco news
  • It's not just shoes that homeless people are in desperate need of. Socks are needed too, so the SF Police Dept. is stepping in to help.
Tags:
homeless, san francisco news
  • Christmas in Richmond
  • This year a mother is working very hard to have enough toys for her charity called "Christmas in Richmond" for needy families.
Tags:
richmond, christmas, charities, food, homeless, children, news
  • Skiers get on a chairlift at Blue Hills Ski Area Sunday, Dec. 15, 2013 in Canton, Mass. The National Weather Service says parts of Massachusetts, Connecticut and Rhode Island will see snow accumulation of between 6 inches and a foot
  • A huge swath of the country is bracing for a snow-covered weekend, as this huge weather system makes its eastward.
Tags:
freeze, homeless, rain, storm, snow, ski resorts, accuweather
  • Icicles on a frozen fountain in Danville, California, December 5, 2013.
  • The cold snap is now in its seventh day and a Freeze Warning has been issued for parts of the Bay Area Tuesday night.
Tags:
freeze, homeless, rain, storm, snow, hayward, PG&E, santa clara county, oakland, berkeley, walnut creek, sonoma county, san jose, accuweather
  • South Bay warming shleter
  • The cold snap has lasted longer than expected for many Bay Area residents who are seeing a whole week of very cold temperatures.
Tags:
freeze, homeless, rain, storm, snow, hayward, PG&E, santa clara county, oakland, berkeley, walnut creek, sonoma county, san jose, accuweather
  • South Bay warming shleter
  • The cold snap has lasted longer than expected for many Bay Area residents who are seeing their 5th night of very cold temperatures.
Tags:
sunnyvale, san jose, freeze, homeless, accuweather
  • Freezing temps continue to affect homeless people
  • The Marin County Department of Health is working with non-profits to help get homeless people out of the cold.
Tags:
freeze, homeless, rain, storm, snow, san rafael, accuweather
  • Mother of homeless man who died speaks out
  • The mother of a homeless man who died during the Bay Area's cold snap spoke out about the help she thinks he should've gotten.
Tags:
freeze, homeless, rain, storm, snow, hayward, news
  • Cold weather in Hayward.
  • The Bay Area is experiencing more frigid conditions today and another Freeze Warning will be in effect tonight.
Tags:
freeze, homeless, rain, storm, snow, hayward, PG&E, accuweather
  • Cold weather in Hayward.
  • Six deaths are now being attributed to the cold weather in the Bay Area; four last week in Santa Clara County alone.
Tags:
freeze, homeless, rain, storm, snow, hayward, accuweather
  • Cold Bay Area weather.
  • Pacific Gas and Electric says demand for gas is breaking records as people are heating their homes higher and longer to deal with the cold weather.
Tags:
freeze, homeless, rain, storm, snow, hayward, PG&E, accuweather
  • Cold snap continues around the Bay Area
  • A Freeze Warning was in effect for most of the Bay Area this morning. The cold snap is bringing hazardous conditions to roads.
Tags:
freeze, homeless, rain, snow, storm, san francisco international airport, oakland international airport, mineta san jose international airport, accuweather
  • Freeze warning in the Bay Area
  • Caption
Tags:
freeze, homeless, rain, storm, snow, accuweather
  • Icy weather causing delays at SFO, SJ Mineta and Oakland Airport
  • There have been a handful of cancellations at SFO, Mineta San Jose and Oakland International because of the severe weather.
Tags:
freeze, homeless, rain, snow, storm, san francisco international airport, oakland international airport, mineta san jose international airport, accuweather
  • Icy fountain in Sebastopol on December 7, 2013
  • The Bay Area is bracing for more frigid temps as another Freeze Warning goes into effect Sunday night through Monday morning.
Tags:
freeze, homeless, rain, storm, snow, accuweather
  • Frost on car in Petaluma
  • The Bay Area is bracing for more frigid temps as another Freeze Warning goes into effect Sunday night through Monday morning.
Tags:
freeze, homeless, rain, storm, snow, accuweather
  • Icy fountain in Sebastopol on December 7, 2013
  • Officials in the South Bay are working to accomodate more people into shelters after four homeless men died this week.
Tags:
freeze, santa clara county, san jose, homeless, rain, storm, snow, accuweather
  • At least 16 dead as cold, snow grip US
  • At least 16 people have died in the severe freeze gripping much of the United States.
Tags:
freeze, homeless, rain, storm, snow, accuweather
  • Snow on the Lick Observatory
  • Bay Area residents are bracing for another frigid night. A Freeze Warning is in place for the entire region, except San Francisco.
Tags:
freeze, santa clara county, san jose, homeless, rain, storm, snow, accuweather
  • Empty beds at a Santa Clara County homeless shelter
  • In the wake of four hypothermia deaths, Santa Clara Co. officials vow to find a place for everyone who needs a warm place to sleep.
Tags:
freeze, santa clara county, san jose, homeless, rain, storm, snow, accuweather
  • Empty beds at a Santa Clara County homeless shelter
  • Santa Clara County officials have confirmed that four homeless people died this week due to exposure to cold weather conditions.
Tags:
freeze, santa clara county, san jose, homeless, rain, storm, snow, accuweather