California Democrats Head To Trauma Hospital To Advocate For Gun Violence PreventionIn California, and around the country, politicians are planning to take part in Wednesday's National Day of Action on Gun Violence Prevention.
Occupy Oakland Protester Sentenced To Six Months In JailA 24-year-old Elk Grove man has been sentenced to six months in jail and five years probation and restitution for his part in an Occupy Oakland demonstration last fall.
Occupy Oakland Plans Day Of Action Next MondayOccupy Oakland activists will conduct a day of action next Monday to protest the response by Oakland police to a demonstration on Saturday that resulted in nearly 400 arrests.
SF Occupy Protests Extend Into Evening, Building Taken OverHundreds of protesters clad in rain gear marched through downtown San Francisco Friday evening, one of several events in a day of action. Some protesters entered a vacant building on Cathedral Hill.
Occupy Protests Set For San Francisco Financial DistrictOccupy San Francisco and other groups were planning a daylong protest in the Financial District and elsewhere in the city on Friday, and police Chief Greg Suhr said his department is ready.
Occupy San Francisco Calls For Day Of Action FridayOccupy San Francisco organizers have announced a massive day of action Friday, beginning at 6 a.m. in the city's financial district.
Bay Area Occupy Protesters Join National 'Day Of Action'Protesters who support New York’s ongoing “Occupy Wall Street” demonstrations are holding marches, rallies and other events throughout the Bay Area today as part of a national “day of action.”
Pink Slips Handed Out To Thousands Of California TeachersSchool districts in California have issued nearly 19,000 layoff notices so far to teachers amid uncertainty over the state budget, the California Teachers Association estimated Tuesday.