Jeffery Schaub

The Economy class with LED cabin lighting is seen on the United Airlines Boeing 787 Dreamliner at Los Angeles International Airport. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images

Airlines Consider ‘Economy Minus’ Seats With Less Room, Lower Price

An un-named major airline is now tinkering with the idea of offering something called Economy Minus, with less legroom and seats that don’t recline at a discount price.


Cars pass through the Golden Gate Bridge toll plaza. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Commuters Asked To Weigh Options For Golden Bridge Toll Hikes

While toll increases for Golden Gate Bridge are immanent, North Bay commuters will have will have an opportunity this week to determine how much and they will be implemented.


Richmond Police Cruiser, patrol car

Man Arrested In Richmond After Crashing Stolen Car Into Home

A man was arrested Monday morning after he allegedly robbed a woman, stole her car and crashed into a yard at a home in Richmond, police said.


San Ardo oil fields in Monterey County. (CBS)

UC Berkeley Student Proposal Would Tax Oil, Gas For Education

Environmental and education advocates have proposed a new measure that would tax oil and gas extracted in California to fund education programs in the state.


Freedom Train Riders

Bay Area Commemorates King Legacy With Freedom Train & March

The Bay Area commemorated MLK’s legacy with the annual Freedom Train ride and a march and gathering in San Francisco’s Yerba Buena Gardens 45 years after the civil rights leader was slain.


U.S. Citizens Head To The Polls To Vote In Presidential Election

Bill Proposed To Allow California Teens To Pre-Register To Vote

A California state senator introduced a bill on Thursday that would 15-year-olds to pre-register to vote.


(County of Nevada, CA)

Resources For Victims Of Teen Violence

It’s estimated that one in three teenage girls in this country has experienced some form of abuse in an intimate relationship: verbal, emotional or sexual – or all three.


Hans Reiser was convicted of murdering his wife Nina in 2006. (CBS)

Convicted Murderer Hans Reiser Defends Self In Wrongful Death Case

Convicted murderer Hans Reiser appeared in court Tuesday to outline his strategy in the wrongful death lawsuit that was filed against him by his two children


SmartMeter protesters gathered outside of Monday's PG&E shareholder meeting. (CBS)

PG&E Earns $260M Last Quarter, Shareholders Meeting Met By Protests

PG&E is reporting higher earnings this last quarter than the same time last year despite penalties from the San Bruno pipeline explosion.


Bicycle Fans, Businesses Alike Enthused For Amgen Race

Bicycle race enthusiasts and Northern California businesses are equally excited by the arrival of the nation’s largest professional bike race.