Health care giant Kaiser Permanente has agreed to pay a $4 million fine over allegations it denied some patients timely access to mental health services.
Service was disrupted through the Tuesday evening commute after a train was taken out of service near the Pleasant Hill station, after it had a problem with a wheel component.
San Francisco water crews are in the process of repairing a 6-inch water main that broke in the city’s Upper Castro neighborhood.
Power has been restored to about 99 percent of PG&E customers in the North Bay, a utility spokesman said.
Repairs on a blown service line in San Francisco’s Outer Sunset neighborhood was expected to last through the night, a San Francisco Public Utilities Commission spokesman said.
Caltrain has opened both tracks following a Monday night fatality at the Broadway station in Burlingame.
Telephone service in parts of Yosemite National Park has been cut off due to a damaged phone line.
The FCC announced Friday it will investigate the routes that Netflix and other popular data or streaming services are transmitted through by Comcast and Verizon after accusations that the provider is slowing down traffic.
Killing one species to save another sounds like a drastic solution, but that’s exactly what the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is doing in California to protect the Spotted Owl from a predator that happens to be its distant cousin.
If completed, the acquisition would be the video-sharing site’s largest deal since it was purchased by Google for $1.65 billion in 2006.