Overtime Pay Available To Millions Of U.S. Workers Under New RulesMillions of U.S. workers will become eligible for overtime pay under new rules issued Wednesday by President Obama's administration.
Trade Secrets Act Would Let Silicon Valley Tech Firms Sue In Federal Court Over Intellectual Property RightsMany in Silicon Valley are cheering word that President Obama is likely to sign a bill into law that is meant to help companies protect their intellectual property.
President Obama Gets In A Rainy Round Of Golf Before Leaving San FranciscoThe rain didn't stop the President Barack Obama from squeezing in a round of golf at San Francisco's famed Olympic Club, before leaving the Bay Area.
President Obama Nominates San Jose Judge To Serve On 9th Circuit Appeals CourtU.S. District Judge Lucy Koh of San Jose was nominated by President Obama Thursday to serve on the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.
Congresswoman Barbara Lee Urges Speaker Paul Ryan To Debate Use Of Military Force Against ISILCongresswoman Barbara Lee (D-CA) is among the lead authors of a letter to Speaker of the House Paul Ryan Wednesday urging him to bring up for debate authorization for the use of military force against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant.
President Obama Arrives In Bay Area For FundraiserPresident Barack Obama has arrived this evening to the Bay Area, where he will attend Democratic fundraiser events before his scheduled departure Thursday afternoon.
Obama Proposes More Cybersecurity Funding As FBI Faces Unbreakable Encryption TechnologyPresident Barack Obama announced the formation of the Commission on Enhancing National Cybersecurity and unveiled his final federal budget which includes $19 billion for cybersecurity funding.
California Environmental, Labor Groups Object To Trans-Pacific PartnershipCalifornia environmental and labor groups are objecting to a trade deal signed by the United States and 11 other Pacific Rim countries on Wednesday.
Exclusive: KPIX’s Allen Martin Talks Healthcare With President ObamaHealth care in Oakland was the focus of an exclusive one-on-one interview Allen Martin had with the President that will air on KPIX’s 5 and 6 p.m. newscast Wednesday night.
Pardoned Turkey To Leave SFO Monday To Meet President ObamaA lucky turkey will depart San Francisco International Airport on Monday for Washington, D.C, where President Barack Obama will spare it from being eaten this Thanksgiving.
White House Keeping Close Eye On Lower Lake As Rocky Fire Chews Through 65,000 AcresPresident Barack Obama is asking his aides to stay in close touch with California's governor and other local officials as firefighters tackle the Rocky Fire.
White House Designates Berryessa Snow Mountain As New National MonumentMammoth bones, prehistoric rock carvings and more than a million acres of wilderness will be protected as part of three new national monuments that President Barack Obama is creating in California, Nevada and Texas.