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A wage protest at the McDonalds at 14th and Jackson streets in Oakland (CBS)

East Bay Fast Food Workers Walk Off The Job In Bid For Higher Pay

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.

12/05/2013

Felix Becerra-Gonzalez (San Mateo County Sheriff's Office)

Pleasanton McDonald’s Manager Accused Of Robbing Own Restaurant Pleads Not Guilty

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.

09/11/2013

(Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Bay Area McDonald’s Manager Accused Of Robbing 2 Restaurants

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.

09/10/2013

Fast food workers and their supporters take part in a nationwide strike outside a McDonald's fastfood outlet demanding higher wages and the right to form a union on August 29, 2013 in Los Angeles. (FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Bay Area Fast-Food Workers Strike For Higher Wages

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.

08/29/2013

Pleasanton McDonalds Robbed

Masked Gunman Robs Pleasanton McDonald’s Restaurant

Police are searching for a masked gunman who robbed a McDonald’s restaurant in Pleasanton via the drive-through window early Wednesday morning.

08/28/2013

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Home Foods: The Truth About Organic & Other Trends

On average, organically grown produce costs up to 100 percent more. But is it actually healthier?

05/15/2013

East Palo Alto police on the scene of a drive-by shooting near the McDonald's on Bay Road and University Avenue on May 5, 2013. (CBS)

East Palo Alto Chief Says Drive-By Shooting Victims Targeted

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.

05/06/2013

Shooting

5 Hurt In Drive-By Shooting Near East Palo Alto McDonalds

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.

05/06/2013

A screen shot of a hacked Burger King Twitter feed, taken on Monday, February 18, 2013.

Burger King’s Twitter Feed Hacked

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.

CBS San Francisco–02/18/2013

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SF Supervisor Pushing Healthy Food Proposal in City’s Corner Stores

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.

09/25/2012

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