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4 Signs You’re Working For A Good Boss

In today’s Jobs Report, Jill Schlesinger has the qualities you want to look for in a boss.

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Berkeley May Raise Age To Purchase Tobacco, E-Cigarettes To 21

Berkeley City Councilman Jesse Arreguin proposed Tuesday to ban the sale of tobacco to youths under 21, saying there’s been an alarming increase of underage tobacco use, including a large jump in the use of electronic cigarettes.

08/25/2015

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San Jose State Alums Beat Out Elite School Grads For Tech Jobs

San Jose State University has a new stat to boast. Spartan grads are beating out grads from other top schools, including UC Berkeley and Stanford, when it comes to landing tech jobs.

08/25/2015

A KPIX 5 crew captured this video of Bakken crude oil getting unloaded from a train at a rail yard in Richmond. (CBS)

Santa Clara Co. Supervisors Voice Opposition To Proposed Crude Oil Trains

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved Tuesday a resolution against a project that would bring trains carrying oil through the county.

08/25/2015

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Uber, Lyft Allowed To Make Pickups At Los Angeles Int’l Airport

Uber, Lyft and other ride-hailing companies won approval Tuesday to pick up passengers at Los Angeles International Airport after weeks of debate over whether their drivers are properly screened to weed out criminals.

08/25/2015

The La Boulange Bakery on Union Street in San Francisco (LaBoulangebakery.com)

La Boulange Locations In San Francisco To Begin Closing

Fans of La Boulange may be crying into their pastries over rumors that store closures will begin this week in San Francisco, but some of the locations could get a new lease on life under new ownership.

08/25/2015

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Oakland Music Venue Claims ‘Illegal Shut Down’ After Alleged Police Raid

“[The Head Marshall] had no idea there were police involved, no idea that we were told to shut down,” Leo’s Music Club alleges.

08/25/2015

Women stand outside the Napa Valley Wine Train after their group was removed from the train, August 22, 2015. (Lisa Renee Johnson/Facebook)

‘100 Percent Wrong:’ Wine Train CEO Apologizes To Humiliated Book Club Members

Napa Valley Wine Train officials issued a lengthy apology Tuesday to a group of 11 book club members who were kicked off the train Saturday afternoon.

08/25/2015

The downtown Denver skyline.  (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Denver Tops San Francisco In Rate Of Rising Home Prices

U.S. home prices rose solidly in June, another sign of health in the housing market.

08/25/2015

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Facebook, Google, Apple All See Big Jumps From Tuesday Stock Rebound

China is once again the prime reason for the action. The People’s Bank of China finally did the expected and cut interest rates in Beijing’s latest move to try and put the brakes on its own market meltdown.

08/25/2015