Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg rings the opening bell on the Nasdaq remotely from Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, May 18, 2012. (CBS)

First Facebook Insiders Can Sell Stock As ‘Lock-Up’ Ends

Facebook’s early investors and a handful of top executives become eligible on Thursday to sell stock they own in the social networking company. It marks the beginning of a time-honored process for public companies, which will culminate in the fall, when many Facebook employees receive the same right to sell their shares.


San Francisco District Attorney George Gascon (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Phil Matier: SF District Attorney Gascon Questions Sheriff Mirkarimi’s Guilty Plea

San Francisco District Attorney George Gascon has said he has doubts about the sincerity of Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi’s guilty plea to a charge of misdemeanor false imprisonment.



Phil Matier: San Bruno’s Pipeline Infrastructure

The KCBS and Chronicle insider talks about next month’s House committee hearing on the infrastructure of the San Bruno pipeline.