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Livestock inside a pen at a slaughterhouse in Petaluma.

40,000 Pounds Of Meat From Petaluma Company Recalled

A North Bay company has recalled more than 40,000 pounds of meat products because it was produced without a full federal inspection.


Livestock inside a pen at a slaughterhouse in Petaluma.

Federal Agents Raid Bay Area Slaughterhouse

The Bay Area’s last remaining slaughterhouse is at the center of a major federal investigation.


Smoke rises from the scene of a fire at the Chevron refinery in Richmond, August 6, 2012. (James P.)

Chevron Fire Could Lead To Changes In Contra Costa’s Industrial Safety Ordinance

The Industrial Safety Ordinance in Contra Costa County, which has been touted as the strongest in the country, may be in for some changes following the recent Chevron refinery fire in Richmond.


San Bruno Explosion

NTSB Blames PG&E ‘Litany Of Failures’ In San Bruno Explosion

Findings in the draft final report, which were publicly discussed for the first time Tuesday by the five-member board, indicate that flawed pipe, operations and oversight led to the disaster.