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Oracle CEO Larry Ellison delivers a keynote address during the 2013 Oracle Open World conference on September 22, 2013 in San Francisco, California. Ellison kicked off the week-long Oracle Open World conference that runs through September 26. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Oracle Defends CEO Larry Ellison’s Pay Package Against Shareholder Revolt

Oracle is trying to ward off a shareholder rebellion against policies that have consistently made its billionaire co-founder, Larry Ellison, one of the best-paid CEOs in the world.

10/02/2013

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KCBS In Depth: San Bruno Mayor On Lessons From Pipeline Blast

Three years after the deadly gas pipeline explosion in San Bruno that killed eight people and destroyed 38 homes, the city’s mayor is still not satisfied that an incident like the one that devastated his city couldn’t happen again.

09/09/2013

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PG&E: Shareholders Will Pay For Pipeline Explosion Penalties, Not Customers

Officials at Pacific Gas & Electric say customers will not be paying the massive fines being sought by state regulators in the deadly 2010 pipeline explosion in San Bruno, but that PG&E’s shareholders will bear that cost.

05/25/2013

Apple headquarters in Cupertino.

Apple To Dole Out $100B To Shareholders; Earnings Outlook Weaker

Apple is finally opening the doors to its bank vault, saying it will distribute $100 billion in cash to its shareholders over two years.

04/23/2013

The new iMac is displayed  August 7, 2007 in Cupertino. (Photo by David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

Judge Blocks Shareholder Vote On Apple Proposal

A federal judge is blocking Apple from conducting a shareholder vote on a package of governance proposals, handing a victory to a rebel investor who is trying to persuade the company to share more of its cash with its investors.

02/22/2013

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Facebook Shareholders File Suit Over IPO Documents

A group of shareholders have filed a lawsuit against Facebook, its executives and Morgan Stanley, the lead underwriter of the social networking firm’s initial public offering last week.

05/23/2012

The Yahoo logo is seen on a sign outside of the company's headquarters in Sunnyvale. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Sunnyvale Based Yahoo Nearing Deal To Sell Stake In Alibaba

The two companies have been in talks for more than a year.

05/20/2012

Protesters march from Justin Herman Plaza to Wells Fargo Headquarters in San Francisco's Financial District. (CBS)

Arrests Made As SF Protest Targets Wells Fargo Meeting

Authorities arrested 24 protesters who were part of a group attempting to disrupt the Wells Fargo shareholder meeting in downtown San Francisco Tuesday afternoon.

04/24/2012

Yahoo! Inc. headquarters in Sunnyvale. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Major Yahoo Shareholder Launches Board Challenge

One of Yahoo’s major investors has urged shareholders to vote its four nominees onto the Internet company’s board of directors, launching a potentially nasty fight to transform the board.

03/21/2012

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Yahoo Board Battle May Begin Within The Next Week

A potentially nasty battle to reshape Yahoo’s board of directors will begin within the next week unless the troubled Internet company submits to the demands of a major shareholder.

03/14/2012

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