California Courts Recommend Fee To View Public Files, Information

A proposal by the state’s judicial branch to charge $10 to view a public file at the Santa Rosa courthouse is being criticized by those who say it would limit access to public information.


49ers new stadium

Final Santa Clara Stadium Deal Includes 40-Year Commitment From 49ers

Final 49ers stadium deals have been approved by the city of Santa Clara, including $100,000 in extra loan money and a 40-year non-relocation agreement.


Solyndra Headquarters in Fremont (Solyndra Inc.)

White House Orders Review Of Energy Dept. Loan Guarantees After Solyndra Bankruptcy

The White House has ordered a review of loan guarantees made by the Energy Department after the Fremont solar power company that got a half-billion-dollar federal loan went bankrupt.


Apple iPad 2

Palo Alto City Council Considers Switch From Paper To iPads

Paper reports would be done away with as all documents for city council meetings would be loaded onto the Apple tablets.


Mark Zuckerberg Buys $7 Million Palo Alto Home

Zuckerberg: Contract For Facebook Ownership ‘Fake’

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg said emails and a signed document that form the basis of a New York man’s lawsuit claiming part ownership of the social networking phenomenon are fakes.

CBS San Francisco–06/02/2011

Facebook Calls Lawsuit ‘Fraud On The Court’

Attorneys for Facebook Inc. are calling a man’s federal lawsuit claiming part ownership of the company “a fraud on the court.”

CBS San Francisco–05/27/2011's mastermind Mark Zuckerberg smiles at his office in Palo Alto (AP)

NY Man Says Documents Prove 50 Percent Ownership Of Facebook

A New York man who claims an ownership stake in Facebook is now seeking 50 percent of the site’s value from founder Mark Zuckerberg.

CBS San Francisco–04/12/2011

Flames consume homes during a massive fire in a residential neighborhood September 9, 2010 in San Bruno. (Getty Images)

Peninsula Assemblyman Criticizes PG&E Deal

A Peninsula Assemblyman is highly critical of a fine agreement between the CPUC and PG&E.


San Francisco school time capsule

San Francisco School Unveils 100-Year-Old Time Capsule

Students at San Francisco’s Cleveland Elementary School saw history played out in front of them on Wednesday, as a 100-year-old time capsule was opened up.


A firefighter carries equipment as he battles a massive fire in a residential neighborhood September 9, 2010 in San Bruno, California. (Getty Images)

PG&E To Turn Over San Bruno Pipeline Blast Documents

Pacific Gas & Electric Co. said it will turn over thousand of pages of internal documents related to the deadly gas pipeline explosion in San Bruno to a state lawmaker after all.

CBS San Francisco–10/15/2010