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Woman Bites Macy’s Employee Over Price Of Item In Newark Store, Police Say

A woman was arrested after allegedly biting a Macy’s employee in a Newark store because she was upset over the price of an item.

06/25/2015

An UBER application is shown as cars drive by in Washington, DC on March 25, 2015. (Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/AFP/Getty Images)

California Labor Commission Rules Uber Driver Is Employee, Not An Independent Contractor

The California Labor Commission has ruled that a driver for popular ride-hailing service Uber should be considered a company employee, not an independent contractor.

06/17/2015

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Masked Man Robs Concord Store Employee At Gunpoint

A masked man allegedly robbed a store employee at gunpoint in Concord on Saturday, police said Sunday.

05/24/2015

Crews inspect the scene near the Walnut Creek BART station where two workers were hit and killed by a train on October 19, 2013. (CBS)

NTSB Finds Probable Cause In BART Protocol That Resulted In Track Workers’ Deaths

BART’s since-suspended “simple approval” practice was the probable cause of an accident that killed two track workers in Contra Costa County in 2013 according to the NTSB.

04/14/2015

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Sex Bias Lawsuit Filed Against Facebook By Same Firm Representing Woman Suing Kleiner-Perkins

A sex-bias suit against Facebook has been filed by the same firm representing Ellen Pao, who is suing Kleiner Perkins for discrimination.

03/18/2015

Sign at the entrance of Google offices in Brussels.  (Photo credit should read GEORGES GOBET/AFP/Getty Images)

Google, Other Bay Area Companies Top Fortune’s List Of Best Employers

Google has once again topped the list of the best companies to work for in the Bay Area, and the country.

03/05/2015

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Apple Security Guards Get Hired As Full-Time Employees

Apple is agreeing to hire many of its security guards as full-time employees, giving them many of the same benefits that other Apple workers enjoy, like health insurance and retirement benefits.

03/03/2015

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Apple Battery Lawsuit Employee Poaching Noncompete iPhone iPad

A battery maker is suing Apple, claiming it aggressively poached some key staff members in violation of their nondisclosure and non-compete agreements.

02/19/2015

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Armed Suspects Rob Little Caesars Pizza, Shoot Employee

Two armed suspects robbed a Little Caesar’s Pizzeria in El Cerrito and shot an employee Monday night.

02/16/2015

The mystery van as seen on the streets of Concord. (Claycord.com)

Apple Employee Says Company To Give Tesla ‘A Run For Its Money’

An Apple employee says Tesla employees are jumping ship to work at Apple as the company reportedly takes on a project that could shake up the autonomous vehicle field.

02/09/2015

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