Bankruptcy

Bicyclists on the Embarcadero in San Francisco use bikes from the Bay Area Bike Share program. (Bay Area Bike Share)

Delayed Bay Area Bike Share Expansion Could Move Forward With New Push For Funding

Supporters of Bay Area Bike Share are hoping to get expansion plans back in the fast lane after financial woes have created delays.

09/16/2014

Workers dismantle the tower at the First Baptist Church in Vallejo on August 25, 2014. The church was damaged by a magnitude 6.0 quake that struck Napa County early on August 24, 2014. (Christin Ayers / CBS)

After Emerging From Bankruptcy, Magnitude 6.0 Earthquake Is Major Test For Vallejo

The quake — although it exacted a greater toll in damage and injuries in Napa Valley — was the latest blow to a hard-luck community that has weathered years of bankruptcy and is now beset by poverty, gangs and crime.

08/26/2014

Bryman College (CBS)

Bay Area Bryman For-Profit Colleges Close With Little Notice To Students

Bryman College Monday closed BioHealth College in San Jose and its other for-profit colleges in Hayward, Los Angeles, San Francisco and San Jose, according to the California Bureau of Private Postsecondary Education.

07/28/2014

A Bay Area Bike Share station at Davis and Front streets in San Francisco. (CBS)

Bay Area Bike Share Expanding Despite Bicycle Maker’s Bankruptcy

The Bay Area Metropolitan Transportation Commission approved $8.7 million in funding Wednesday morning to expand the Bay Area Bicycle Share program to the East Bay in 2015 despite delays in existing expansion plans caused by the bankruptcy of a key business.

04/23/2014

(CBS)

Phil Matier: Detroit Bankruptcy Case Has Major Implications For California

Cities in California are watching how the bankruptcy case plays out in Michigan, and whether it might affect their own proceedings in California.

12/04/2013

Blink electric car charger by Ecotality. (CBS)

SF’s Ecotality, Maker Of Electric Car Chargers, Files For Bankruptcy

Ecotality, which makes charging systems for electric vehicles, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and wants to sell its assets in an auction.

09/17/2013

Mi Pueblo Supermarket. (CBS)

Mi Pueblo Grocery Store Chain Files For Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

A Mi Pueblo spokeswoman assures that customers of the grocery chain won’t feel the effects of the companies bankruptcy filing. Meanwhile Smart & Final is opening a store in East San Jose.

07/22/2013

CODA electric car. (Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images)

Calif. Electric Car Maker CODA Files For Chapter 11, Sold Only 100 Cars

Electric car maker CODA Holdings Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection Wednesday after selling just 100 cars and said it plans to quit the auto business altogether.

05/01/2013

City Hall in Stockton. (CBS)

Stockton Becomes Most Populous City In Nation To Enter Bankruptcy

The people of Stockton will feel financial fallout for years after a federal judge ruled Monday to let the city become the most populous in the nation to enter bankruptcy.

04/01/2013

Singer Dionne Warwick. (Eva Hambach/AFP/Getty Images)

Singer Warwick Files For Bankruptcy, Owes Millions To Calif. Tax Board

Singer Dionne Warwick claims in a recent bankruptcy filing that she owes nearly $10 million in back taxes and her monthly expenses exceed $20,000.

03/26/2013

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