Twenty-three protesters were detained following a rally and march in San Francisco Wednesday that called on top city officials to forgo pay raises they are set to receive later this year.
The Golden Gate Bridge Labor Coalition rallied along the Embarcadero as part of a contract dispute that affects union members who work with the ferries, buses and Golden Gate Bridge and roads.
The group called for change before the November election.
California Highway Patrol officers arrested dozens of protesters who refused to leave the state Capitol Monday night after repeated warnings, capping off a day of protests over cuts to higher education.
California State University faculty from throughout the state were pouring in to two of the system’s 23 campuses Thursday morning to participate in a one-day strike.
Frank Gore’s 12-yard run capped a second-half comeback, lifting the San Francisco 49ers past the Philadelphia Eagles 24-23 Sunday.
A group of Saint Mary’s College students led an on-campus rally against sexual assault Wednesday afternoon on the heels of two reported rapes on campus over the past two weeks.
Hundreds of workers gathered in front of Hyatt properties in Santa Clara and San Francisco to protest working conditions and a lack of affordable health care.
The group will end the tour in Tampa, Florida, where it will host the first-ever Tea Party presidential debate.
At Tuesday afternoon’s rally in support of Deshon Marman, his family, friends and other backers questioned the police version of the events, and called on U.S. Airways to apologize to him.