21st Century Crop Dusting: FAA Approves Large Drone Use On FarmsA drone large enough to carry tanks of fertilizers and pesticides has won rare approval from federal authorities to spray crops in the United States.
KPIX 5 Poll: San Franciscans Grumpier About State Of City; Mayor Lee Approval Ratings DropSan Franciscans are approaching the end of 2014 a bit grumpier about the current state of affairs in the city as compared to a couple of years ago, and may be casting some blame on Mayor Ed Lee, according to the results of an exclusive poll.
Richmond City Council Approves Chevron Plan To Modernize RefineryThe $1 billion plan would include upgrades to all carbon steel piping in the refinery's crude unit and the installation of more sensors and air monitors.
President Obama Still Enjoying Higher Approval Ratings In California Than Most Other StatesBut the poll released Tuesday also finds that 52 percent of Californians believe the country is on the wrong track and just 34 percent say it’s on the right track. In November 2011, seven in 10 Californians said the country was on the wrong track.
Apple Gets Final Approval For Store On San Francisco’s Union SquareApple has called the project a landmark store, which will be located at the corner of Post and Stockton streets, replacing the existing Levi's store.
Cupertino Planning Commission Approves New Apple ‘Spaceship’ Campus Apple’s plans for a massive new campus Cupertino that former CEO Steve Jobs likened to a spaceship are moving forward.
Poll Shows Approval Of Governor Brown, Likelihood Of Re-ElectionA new Field Poll finds that 51 percent of California voters say they approve of the job Gov. Jerry Brown is doing and that most are inclined to re-elect him next year.
Board Approves Contract For 1st Segment Of California High-Speed Rail LineThe board overseeing California’s $68 billion high-speed rail project approved a contract to start the first construction work for a bullet train in the Central Valley at its meeting Thursday in Sacramento.
Oakland City Council Unanimously Approves Army Base Development PlanAfter years of deliberations, the Oakland City Council voted Tuesday night to approve development of the old Oakland Army Base.
Supervisors Approve Warriors San Francisco Arena NegotiationsTh board has given full support for the team to negotiate with the city on a waterfront arena.
Field Poll Suggests Gov. Brown Losing Ground With CaliforniansThe Field Poll also shows most voters continue to give the State Legislature poor marks. Only 19% of respondents approve of the job being done by lawmakers while 64% disapprove.
Mountain View-Based Google To Buy Motorola Mobility For $12.5 BillionGoogle says authorities in China have approved its acquisition of Motorola Mobility. This brings the Internet search giant closer to completing its biggest deal ever.