San Francisco Board Of Supervisors Approve Health Warnings For Sugary Beverage AdsThe San Francisco Board of Supervisors unanimously approved legislation Tuesday that aims to educate consumers about the potential health problems associated with consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages as well as limit advertising and sales of such products on public property.
Bay Area Massage Therapists, Day Spas Complain New Bans Are Hurting BusinessMassage therapists and day spa owners say they are being hurt by a 45-day moratorium city lawmakers imposed on the opening, expansion and relocation of bodywork businesses.
Staggering Campaign Contributions In Many California Races And ProposalsCalifornia may not have the hotly contested, high-profile races for U.S. Senator or governor that some other states do this year, but it's still attracting some of the biggest campaign spending in the country.
George Lucas Suggests Star Wars Would Never Get Green Light In Hollywood TodayGeorge Lucas doesn’t have a lot of faith in the creativity of the executives running major Hollywood studios.
Thousands Of Layoffs Reported For San Jose-Based CiscoCisco says it will lay off up to 6,000 workers, or eight percent of its workforce, as part of a restructuring.
3 San Francisco Firms Among 5 Companies Selected As Certified Google Glass At Work PartnersGoogle has partnered with a handful of developers to create specialized Google Glass versions for use in daily business functions.
Toyota’s Texas Move Leaves California Headquarters In The Dust Toyota’s announcement this week that it’s moving 3,000 sales and finance jobs from Southern California to Texas leaves the Torrance headquarters behind in the dust.
SF’s Plastic Water Bottle Ban Proposal Puts Industry Against Environmentalists San Francisco Supervisor David Chiu’s plastic water bottle ban proposal was heard before a Board of Supervisors’ committee Monday and will go before the full board March 4th.
Phil Matier: Height A Factor In Proposed SF Moscone Center Expansion A proposed expansion of San Francisco’s Moscone Center has some residents in the city's SoMa District upset over height issues, but with tech and tourism driving local industry, the only way to build just might be up.
KCBS In Depth: UCSF Dr. Stanton Glantz On Smoking And The Tobacco Industry 50 years after the Surgeon General’s report labeled cigarettes as a cause of serious health problems, one UCSF doctor says the problem still persists because the tobacco industry remains politically powerful.
Newborn Baby Found In SoCal Recycling YardHomicide detectives were investigating the death of a newborn baby found in a waste collection firm’s Southern California recycling yard.