Pedestrians carry shopping bags as they walk along Market Street on April 26, 2013 in San Francisco, California. The Commerce Department reported that consumer spending helped lift economic growth to a 2.5 percent annual rate for the January to March quarter compared to a meager increase of 0.4 percent in the October to December quarter. Consumer spending surged to a 3.2 percent annual rate, the largest gain since the end of 2010. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

KCBS Cover Story Series: Getting By – Income Gap Widens In San Francisco

The Bay Area has the highest median income in the nation and San Francisco has the fastest-growing gap between rich and poor. That economic inequality is on stark display in the very places where the latest technology boom is transforming the city.


Chief Justice Ron George Shocks Colleagues with Retirement

There is shock at the State Supreme Court, where Chief Justice Ron George stunned his colleagues Wednesday by announcing that he will retire at the end of this year.


Gov. Moves to Postpone CA Water Bond Vote

Just two days after the Secretary of State gave Proposition 18 a number for the November ballot, Governor Schwarzenegger wants to delay the $11 billion water bond for two years. Governor Schwarzenegger’s press secretary, Aaron […]