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Levi Strauss & Co Jeans Jacket (AP Photo)

Levi Strauss Cutting 800 Jobs

Levi Strauss & Co. is planning to eliminate about 800 jobs as part of restructuring efforts over the next 12 to 18 months.

03/26/2014

The Lockheed Martin stand at the Defence and Security Exhibition on September 10, 2013 in London, England. (Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

Lockheed Martin Cutting 4,000 Jobs, Shutting 4 Sunnyvale Buildings

Lockheed Martin is cutting 4,000 jobs and shutting four Sunnyvale buildings as the defense contractor continues to look for ways to lower costs amid reduced government spending.

11/14/2013

San Jose State University (San Jose State University)

San Jose State Faces Huge Budget Shortfall; Fewer Classes Planned

The university realized a month ago they will spend $4 million more than they have in the budget.

11/06/2013

'Star Wars Galaxies' Will Soon Come To An End

Disney Shutting Down LucasArts, Cutting 150 Jobs

Multiple online outlets are reporting that Disney is shutting down the Bay video game division of LucasFilm and laying off a number of Bay Area employees.

04/03/2013

An airplane lands at nightfall. (CBS)

FAA To Close 11 California Control Towers

Eleven air traffic control towers at small airports throughout California are on the Federal Aviation Administration’s list of nationwide facilities to be closed next month due to spending cuts.

03/22/2013

California Gov. Jerry Brown discusses pension reform during a news conference on August 28, 2012 in Los Angeles. (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Governor Brown Offers Preview For Next State Budget

At a UC Regents meeting, Governor Brown said more cuts can be expected despite voters approving his tax measure, Proposition 30, in November.

11/28/2012

An East Contra Costa County Fire District station (CBS)

Contra Costa Fire Officials Prepare For Station Closures

As many as 8-10 stations could close over the next few years after Measure Q failed in the November election.

11/21/2012

An AMD Advanced Micro Device worker. (Carsten Koall/ Getty Images)

Sunnyvale’s AMD To Cut Nearly 1,800 Jobs

Chipmaker Advanced Micro Devices Inc. has said it will cut nearly 1,800 jobs, about 15 percent of its workforce, by the end of the year in order to reduce spending in the face of dwindling sales.

10/18/2012

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Cash-Strapped San Jose School District Shuffling Students, Cutting Teachers

Lower enrollment is forcing a 23-campus San Jose school district to eliminate 18 teaching positions.

10/03/2012

City College of San Francisco (CCSF)

New State Report Shows City College Of San Francisco Near Bankruptcy

The review found many flaws in what City College of San Francisco is doing as it struggles to remain accredited.

09/19/2012

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