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Investor Icahn Drops Bid To Force eBay To Sell Off PayPal

The e-commerce company has been fighting a push from the activist investor to spin off PayPal, eBay’s mobile payment business that is growing revenue faster than the rest of the company. Icahn launched his campaign against the company in January.

04/10/2014

A Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) train pulls into the Colma station. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Governor’s Panel Told BART, Unions Millions Of Dollars Apart On New Contract

BART and its unions remain tens of millions of dollars apart in their contract proposals, the two sides said in testimony before a three-member board appointed by Gov. Jerry Brown to investigate the contract dispute.

08/07/2013

Daniel Richards, mountain lion, Fish and Game Commission

Fish & Game President Ousted In Wake Of Cougar Shooting

The California Fish and Game Commission removed its president on Wednesday, months after he was criticized for killing a mountain lion in Idaho.

08/08/2012

Yahoo Website

Yahoo Director To Leave Amid CEO Hiring Dispute

A Yahoo director embroiled in an investigation into an inaccuracy about CEO Scott Thompson’s academic credentials is surrendering her seat on the troubled Internet company’s board.

05/08/2012

Artist's conception of a California high-speed rail train. (California High-Speed Rail Authority)

California High-Speed Rail Authority Approves New Business Plan

The authority overseeing efforts to build a high-speed rail system in California has approved its revised business plan, sending the ambitious project to an uncertain fate in the Legislature.

04/12/2012

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Best Skateboarding Shops In San Francisco

Nobody beats San Fran for skate shops, but finding the right fit is paramount for anyone who loves the skateboarding life. Shops like the best five here provide a tight-knit community that keeps every boarder up to par in addition to sending shoppers home satisfied.

03/31/2012

Yahoo Website

Activist Investor Buys Up Yahoo Stake; Slams Board

SUNNYVALE (CBS/AP) — An activist investor has bought a 5.2 percent stake in troubled Web portal Yahoo Inc. and released a public letter Thursday calling for sweeping changes to the board. The letter from Daniel […]

09/08/2011

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HP Boardroom Makeover OKd; New Fight With Oracle

Hewlett-Packard Co. has won investors’ approval for its deep boardroom makeover in the wake of the company’s CEO scandal.

CBS San Francisco–03/23/2011

AC Transit Bus

AC Transit To Slash Weekend, Overnight Service

AC Transit weekend service has been cut in half and most of its overnight runs eliminated to save the struggling agency about $11 million, following the board’s unanimous vote Wednesday night.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–09/23/2010