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CoCo Board Of Supervisors Mull Giving Themselves $32K Raise

The Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors is set to decide Tuesday whether or not to give itself a $32,000 raise.

10/27/2014

Ford Motor Company CEO Alan Mulally (left) and Ford Chairman Bill Ford (right)

Google Appoints Former Ford CEO Mulally To Board

Google says it has appointed Alan Mulally, the former CEO of Ford Motor Co., to its board.

07/15/2014

Members of the grounds crew cover the infield after the Oakland Athletics game against the Seattle Mariners was postponed because the field was unplayable due to recent rain at O.co Coliseum on April 4, 2014 in Oakland. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Oakland A’s Lease Agreement Could Be Tweaked Behind Closed Doors Monday

Oakland City Council is set to meet behind closed doors Monday to go over details of the A’s lease agreement that was approved by the Coliseum board last Thursday.

07/07/2014

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PepsiCo CEO Lights Up The Internet With Her Comments About Women ‘Having It All’

Can working moms have it all? A high-powered CEO has taken the Internet by storm after her comments about women balancing family and their careers.

07/03/2014

BART board members applaud after unveiling a model of the car to be rolled out by next year and in full use by 2017. (CBS)

BART Directors Vote In Favor Of Compromise On New Car Design

BART directors voted 5-2 Thursday in favor of a proposal for the design of future train cars that seeks to achieve a compromise between the competing requests of bike riders, wheelchair users and blind people.

06/12/2014

Mike Lane caught a close encounter with some gray whales on camera just outside San Francisco. (Source: YouTube/Mike Lane)

Paddle Boarder Captures Close Encounter With Gray Whales On Camera Near San Francisco

A San Francisco paddle boarder had a close encounter with a couple gray whales, and caught the whole thing on camera.

05/21/2014

PayPal

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

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