South Bay School Districts Could Face Bankruptcy

Four districts are facing major financial troubles, among the almost 200 listed in a new state report.


Solyndra Headquarters in Fremont (Solyndra Inc.)

Solyndra Not Dealing With Toxic Waste At Milpitas Facility

Three months after CBS 5 caught Solyndra tossing millions of dollars worth of brand new parts, the bankrupt solar firm may be trying to abandon toxic waste.


City Of Vallejo

Sales Tax Hike Expected To Fuel Vallejo’s Recovery

The City of Vallejo is no longer in bankruptcy, and now a sales tax increase which goes into affect April 1st is expected to generate millions more dollars.


A foreclosed Stockton home. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Stockton On Verge Of Becoming Largest City To Enter Bankruptcy

Stockton leaders have approved a series of emergency fiscal steps they hope will allow the city to avoid bankruptcy.


Solyndra Headquarters in Fremont (Solyndra Inc.)

Bankruptcy Judge Approves $370K In Solyndra Bonuses

A Delaware bankruptcy judge has approved close to $370,000 in bonuses for certain employees of Solyndra LLC, a solar panel manufacturer that received a half-billion dollar loan from the federal government before declaring bankruptcy.


Solyndra Headquarters in Fremont (Solyndra Inc.)

Bankrupt Solyndra Caught Destroying Brand New Parts

After filing for bankruptcy last year, Fremont solar company Solyndra still owes American taxpayers half a billion dollars. But CBS 5 caught them destroying millions of dollars worth of parts.


Solyndra Headquarters in Fremont (Solyndra Inc.)

Solyndra Asks Bankruptcy Judge To Allow $500K In Bonuses

The Washington Times reports that bankrupt Fremont-based solar panel maker Solyndra hopes to give its executives thousands of dollars in bonuses.


Solyndra Headquarters in Fremont (Solyndra Inc.)

Laid Off Solyndra Workers Invited to Special Career Fair

High tech workers formerly employed by Solyndra are getting some much-needed help in the search for new jobs. Two cities are holding career fairs specifically for laid off workers of the failed solar start-up.


American Airlines passengers at the ticket counter at San Francisco International Airport. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

American Airlines Parent Files For Bankruptcy; SFO Flights Not Impacted

The parent company of American Airlines and affiliate American Eagle Airlines has become the latest in legacy airlines to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy.


Solyndra Headquarters in Fremont (Solyndra Inc.)

Top GOP Aide For House Panel Has Solyndra Ties

The top GOP aide to a House committee investigating Fremont-based Solyndra Inc. once worked for a lobbying firm that helped the now-bankrupt solar company apply for a half-billion-dollar federal loan.