A Silicon Valley economic research institute said that income inequality in the Bay Area is now more severe than in the rest of the nation, according to a Silicon Valley economic research institute.
All of the Bay Area’s nine counties had unemployment rates last month below the state average, according to the California Employment Development Department.
The Obama administration is proposing making up to 5 million more people eligible for overtime — its latest effort to boost pay for lower-income workers.
Bay Area hospital delivery rooms are keeping busy with a rise in births after a slowdown during the recession.
Tesla Motors has taken over the Fremont plant which was once the home of Solyndra, the solar company that went belly-up in 2011 and one of the more high-profile busts in Silicon Valley.
California can claim the title as the seventh-largest world economy after recovering from a drop in output following the 2008 financial crisis.
The Bay Area may be a nexus for high-paying tech jobs, but its tough housing market is hurting the entire country, according to a new study.
California state Sen. Mark Leno is pushing a plan to raise the state’s minimum wage to $13 an hour, but some critics say the wage increase would be a “job killer”.
A new long-term study shows that it actually might be cheaper to build housing for the homeless than to allow them to live on the streets.
Despite the continuing boom of flashy industries like tech and more people moving in than out – turns out most Californians think things aren’t all that golden in the State.