Minimum Wage Hike Hits Oakland Chinatown Shop, Restaurant Owners HardSome shop owners in Oakland’s Chinatown say business is down, and they are struggling to stay afloat after the city’s minimum wage increased to over $12-an-hour, making it the highest in the country.
Cargo Pilots Say Fatigue Leading To Big Danger BelowDozens of huge cargo jets fly over Bay Area neighborhoods daily, and the pilots flying them say lack of rest is creating a big danger below.
Santa Clara Stowaway Teen Was In Plane's Wheel Well Hours Before Flight To HawaiiA law enforcement official says surveillance video from San Jose International Airport shows the boy who survived a flight to Hawaii in a plane’s wheel well was on the airfield seven hours before the jet departed.
Earlier Closing Times For San Francisco District Post Offices The U.S Postal Service is in the process of implementing earlier closing times for dozens of post offices in its San Francisco District, but what many may not know, is that district stretches from Santa Rosa down to Mountain View.
McDonald's Fights Back In Breakfast War With Free Coffee McDonald's is hitting back against a glut of breakfast competition by luring customers with free coffee.
Budget Cuts Hit Hard At San Mateo County CourthouseThe state budget ax is hitting courts across California, and now the public will be feeling the effects of staffing and service cuts at the San Mateo County Superior Court.
Domestic Workers Rally In San Francisco Following Movie ReleaseIn connection with the release of the movie, The Help, domestic workers rallied in San Francisco Wednesday to show support for a Domestic Worker Bill of Rights.
BART Won’t Be Extending Overnight HoursThe Bay Area Rapid Transit Agency's plans to test extended train service on Saturdays is now defunct following a study that found it would have a disproportionately negative impact on minority and low-income riders.