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.
A Burlingame High School senior was arrested Monday on suspicion of making terrorist threats, San Mateo police said.
San Francisco Assemblyman Tom Ammiano has introduced new legislation that would extend certain rights to domestic workers.
Rallies were held statewide to protest Governor Jerry Brown’s proposed budget, which would cut $1.4 billion from higher education.
The calls continue for Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi to step down, including from many who attended a rally this weekend in San Francisco.
Thousands of abortion opponents gathered in San Francisco for an annual demonstration on the anniversary of the Roe v. Wade Supreme Court decision that legalized abortion. Organizers said the crowd on Saturday looked even larger than last year, when they estimated as many as 35,000 people attended the event.
Hundreds rallied in Oakland on Saturday to support the family of Oscar Grant, shot to death by a BART police officer almost two years ago.