Health officials were set to draw blood from hundreds of Yosemite National Park employees as part of a research project that aims to help scientists better understand a potentially deadly virus carried by deer mice.
Hewlett-Packard plans to jettison 27,000 workers as the growing popularity of smartphones, the iPad and other mobile devices makes it tougher for the company to sell personal computers.
Nearly 100 people who suffered nausea, dizziness and breathing problems from a carbon dioxide leak at a Vallejo food processing plant Friday afternoon were treated at Solano and Napa County hospitals.
Mi Pueblo awarded 35 employees with hundreds of thousands of dollars in scholarships .
Breastfeeding moms were out in force at more than 100 Target stores across the country, including one in San Jose on Wednesday, in protest of the alleged mistreatment of a breastfeeding mom at a store in the Houston area.
The lawsuit claims that the company is not giving employees a lunch break within the first five hours of their shift, which is required by California law.
The city of San Jose is getting closer to declaring a fiscal emergency due to rising pension costs. This has the city preparing to put a pension reform measure on next year’s ballot.
Lawyers for women employees of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. announced the filing of a revised discrimination lawsuit in federal court in San Francisco Thursday on behalf of an estimated 95,000 women workers in California.
Apple will close its retail stores for several hours Wednesday so that employees can watch a webcast of a company-wide memorial service to celebrate the life of co-founder Steve Jobs, according to a person familiar with the matter.
The San Francisco Board of Supervisors took action Thursday to try to control rampant overtime spending in the city.