Pressure is mounting for the president of the Santa Clara Board of Supervisors to resign over questionable charges he made to a government-issued credit card.
The Alameda County Board of Supervisors deadlocked 2-2 Tuesday on appointing a replacement for Nadia Lockyer, raising the possibility that it might be left up to Gov. Jerry Brown to fill the vacancy.
Lockyer has been embroiled in scandals involving drugs and an extramarital affair this year.
A top legal adviser to Oakland’s mayor has resigned over the decision to raid the Occupy Oakland encampment Monday.
The chief executive of Fremont solar company Solyndra, whose bankruptcy led to a Congressional investigation of federal energy loan guarantees, has resigned.
Oakland’s police chief told city officials Tuesday that he regretfully planned to resign in November to take on another opportunity, expressing frustration at a lack of support provided to the department during his two-year tenure.
With Apple Inc. CEO Steve Jobs stepping down, those who are Apple’s most devoted fans and users are struggling to decide if they should hold on to their faith in the company and its future products.
Short term, most analysts believe the company’s path is almost certain, as Apple’s product line is in place for the next 2-3 years.
Apple Inc. must persuade investors and consumers that it doesn’t need the force behind the iMac, iPod, iPhone and iPad in charge to keep the technology hits coming.
Despite his medical history, investors appeared to be taken off-guard by the announcement of Apple CEO Steve Jobs’ resignation.