Fast-food workers in Oakland and throughout the East Bay walked off the job Thursday to participate in protests as part of a nationwide movement aimed at boosting their pay and benefits, an organizer said.
The manager of a McDonald’s has been arrested on suspicion of robbing his own restaurant and another one in the Bay Area, both times by forcing workers into a refrigerator at gunpoint.
The manager of a McDonald’s has been arrested on suspicion of robbing his own restaurant and another one in the Bay area, both times by forcing workers into a refrigerator at gunpoint.
Workers walked off the job Thursday at about 30 East Bay fast-food restaurants from Richmond to Fremont as part of a national movement aimed at boosting their pay and benefits.
Police are searching for a masked gunman who robbed a McDonald’s restaurant in Pleasanton via the drive-through window early Wednesday morning.
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East Palo Alto Police Chief Ron Davis today called the shooting of five people at a bus stop on Sunday afternoon “a cowardly act” and vowed to find those responsible.
Five people were shot and injured at a bus stop near an East Palo Alto McDonalds restaurant in a drive-by shooting Sunday afternoon, according to police.
Internet hackers took over fast food chain Burger King’s Twitter feed early Monday. Changing the Burger King logo and user name to that of competitor McDonald’s, the hacker or hackers were posting throughout the morning.
San Francisco Supervisor Eric Mar is picking up the pace of the healthy food movement with a new proposal that would focus on stocking corner stores with fresh produce, especially in neighborhoods that lack full-service supermarkets.