Gas Prices

Consumer Watchdog: Oil Companies Keep CA Gas Prices High By Sending Gas Offshore To Keep Supply Low

Consumer Watchdog says by keeping supplies artificially low, refiners keep prices high and are making a killing.



San Jose Economic Summit Provides Optimism For Local Economy

While the news is anything but rosy around the nation, an economic summit in San Jose on Thursday produced a positive outlook for the Bay Area.


Majority Of Bay Area Crab Sent To Asia

This year’s bumper crop of Dungeness crab have North Coast fishermen capitalizing on the growing market in China. Over half the crab pulled from Bodega and San Francisco Bays is now headed to Asia.


Marijuana, pot

Bay Area Airport May Be Part Of Marijuana Pipeline

A new report calls the Golden State the leading exporter of pot worldwide. And CBS 5 has learned the pipeline starts here in the Bay Area.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–09/23/2010

CA Exports Continue to Grow

California’s export trade continues to recover nicely, and it is now up more than 20 percent over last year. California exported $11.86 billion in goods this past July, which is up from $9.77 billion in […]


Increased Traffic at Port of Oakland

OAKLAND, Calif. (KCBS) _ More and more ships are offloading at the Port of Oakland and officials hope that signals a partial recovery from one of the shipping industry’s worst years.