Bay Area Fast Food Workers Walk Off Job, Join Nationwide StrikeBay Area fast food workers walked off the job and onto the picket line Tuesday.
CSU Faculty Votes To Authorize Strike If Contract Talks FailCalifornia State University faculty members across the state have voted to authorize a strike if contract talks with the university fail to result in a better deal.
Cal State Faculty Voting On Major Strike Over Salary NegotiationsFaculty members at the California State University's 23 campuses are voting online and in person starting Monday on whether to permit their labor union to call a strike over stalled salary negotiations.
CSU Faculty Set To Hold Strike Authorization Vote Next WeekFaculty members at all 23 California State University campuses will vote Monday morning on whether to strike.
Strike Averted For Thousands Of Santa Clara County Employees With Tentative 4-Year DealSanta Clara County officials and union leaders struck a tentative four-year deal, which averts a strike Tuesday morning, according to the Service Employees International Union Local 521.
9,000 Santa Clara County Workers Threaten To Strike Over Labor Dispute, But Some BarredA court injunction filed by Santa Clara County Monday has barred about 500 employees from participating in a strike set for Tuesday by a union representing about 9,000 of its workers.
Magnitude 4.0 Earthquake Hits Southern CaliforniaThe U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 4.0 earthquake has struck the Southern California area Wednesday evening.
Magnitude 6.9 Earthquake Strikes Solomon IslandsThe U.S. Geological Survey says a strong earthquake has struck the Solomon Islands, but no tsunami threat was expected.
Orinda Mayor Faces Concord Assemblywoman In East Bay’s State Senate Special ElectionThe state Senate race between Orinda Mayor Steve Glazer and Concord Assemblywoman Susan Bonilla has led to $7 million in campaign spending. Voters decide who goes to Sacramento in a special election on Tuesday.
Fast-Food Workers Storm San Francisco McDonald's To Demand $15/Hour Wages; Similar Protests Across U.S.Fast-food workers calling for $15 an hour are picking up some more allies around the Bay Area Wednesday.
Play Ball! Youth Baseball Players Allowed On Tesoro Refinery Fields As Strike Enters 6th WeekYouth baseball players who were locked out of their normal playing fields at the Tesoro oil refinery in Martinez will be able to begin using the fields on Saturday, the league president said Friday.
Republican Assemblywoman Introduces Bill To Prevent Future BART StrikesA Bay Area lawmaker has started a new effort to ban strikes by BART workers. The bill’s proposal is getting mixed reviews with some BART riders giving it a thumb’s up.