Chevron Cutting 500 Jobs From San Ramon HeadquartersThe company says it is part of an effort to reduce costs around the world by one-billion dollars.
Delayed Reporting Of Racist, Homophobic SFPD Text Messages Could Jeopardize FiringsThe decision to not notify San Francisco Police Chief Greg Suhr for two years of racist and homophobic texts exchanged between several of his officers may end up preventing the chief from disciplining the officers involved.
Apple Fires Felons From Construction Crew In CupertinoThe company overseeing the Apple construction site said workers with felony convictions do "not meet owner standards."
San Francisco Police Officers Suspended Over Racist, Homophobic Texts; Firings Recommended8 of the 14 San Francisco police officers investigated for sending racist and homophobic text messages have been suspended with a recommendation for termination.
Carpenter Fired For Freeing Wild Raccoon At San Francisco Construction SiteA carpenter was let go from his job after saving a wild raccoon at the San Francisco construction site where he worked.
Oakland Children's Hospital To Pay $300,000 For Firing Employee With Breast CancerAn Oakland hospital has agreed to pay $300,000 to a former employee who claimed she was wrongfully terminated after she was diagnosed with breast cancer more than three years ago.
Jim Harbaugh Officially Leaving The 49ersHarbaugh said after a 20-17 victory against playoff-bound Arizona on Sunday that he is leaving the 49ers, but did not say if he was resigning or was fired.
Are These For Real? CareerBuilders' Most Unbelievable Excuses For Calling In Sick ListExcuses for calling in sick to your job can range from the mundane and ordinary (like a flu call-in) to the more outlandish or wild. CareerBuilder, has been keeping track through a survey and has released some of the strangest reasons employees have given for sicking out.
Fans, Numbers Showing Little Support For Dennis Allen In Wake Of Firing RumorTwo weeks - and two more losses - after the Raiders' most accomplished player declared "We Suck" the mood has decidedly turned against head coach Dennis Allen. The team has now lost ten straight since narrowly beating the then worst team in the league - Houston back before Thanksgiving.
SF-Based ‘MythBusters’ Drops 3 Co-Hosts, Returns To Original FormatIn a video announcement Thursday on Discovery Channel website, hosts Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman confirmed that longtime co-hosts Kari Byron, Grant Imahara, and Tory Belleci will no longer appear on the show.
San Jose Mayoral Candidate Fires Campaign Advisor Over Inappropriate TweetsA personal Twitter account is likely to blame for costing a communications expert his job as a consultant for a South Bay politician.
Former Richmond Police Records Specialist Claims She Was Fired Over Her Religious ViewsA records specialist at the Richmond Police Department alleges that some of the department’s top brass discriminated against her due to her religious views and wrongfully terminated her, in part because she allegedly discriminated against a lesbian police volunteer.