Bay Area Consumer Prices Jump 2.8% In 12 Months Outpacing Regional, National PricesPrices for consumer goods and services in the San Francisco Bay Area rose 2.6 percent in the last 12 months ending in August according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Gas Stations Beckon Gamblers With New Play At Pump Lottery ProgramMany gas station convenience stores sell lottery tickets, but at one station in Campbell, you don't even have to go inside.
Gas Prices Around California Jump 36 Cents In Just A WeekCalifornia’s gas prices are the highest for a state in the U.S., according to a report released Tuesday by the AAA.
Vallejo Man Welding Leaky Gas Tank Sparks Fire, Suffers Severe BurnsA man was critically burned from a house fire in Vallejo early Tuesday morning that reportedly started while he was working on his car.
California Democrats And Republicans Could Agree To Hike Gas TaxCalifornia's $59 billion backlog of roadway maintenance projects has Governor Jerry Brown fed up and seeking to raise the state’s gas tax, which hasn't been increased since the early '90s.
Governor Brown Calls For Reducing Emissions 40 Percent Below 1990 Levels By 2030The executive order is the most aggressive benchmark in North America and is line with those of leading international governments, including the European Union.
$9 A Gallon Gas In Concord?Consider it a late April's Fools joke. Some pranksters are likely responsible for the ghastly $9 a gallon gas prices spotted at a Chevron in Concord Tuesday.
10 Apple Watch Apps That Will Change The Way You Travel, Work And ExerciseAssuming you've snagged an Apple Watch, your wrist is now a tool belt for seamlessly controlling your finances, home and health without ever reaching into your pocket.
Gas Leak Shelter-In-Place Order Lifted For Antioch Mobile Home ParkA shelter-in-place order for residents of a mobile home park in Antioch has been lifted after PG&E stopped a gas leak in the area Thursday morning, fire and PG&E officials said.
Report: Earthquakes Triggered By Oil, Gas Drilling Shake Over A Dozen Areas In U.S.More than a dozen areas in the United States have been shaken in recent years by small earthquakes triggered by oil and gas drilling, a government report released Thursday found.
High School Shelters In Place After Menlo Park Gas Leak Reported; Traffic AffectedPG&E crews are at the scene of a gas leak reported Wednesday afternoon in Menlo Park that has prompted a nearby high school to shelter in place, utility and school officials said.
California Regulator Asks If PG&E Is 'Too Big' To Operate Safely Before Voting On $1.6 Billion PenaltyPacific Gas & Electric Co., California's largest power utility, is too large and has too much money to be held accountable. That's expected to be the message Thursday as the state's top utility regulator prepares to vote on a penalty for the deadly San Bruno pipeline explosion.