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People wait in line at a fast food restaurant. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Fast-Food Workers In Oakland Walk Off Jobs, Want Higher Pay, Right To Unionize

Fast-food workers throughout Oakland are walking off the job and joining in on a worldwide campaign Thursday to ask for higher pay and the right to form a union.

05/15/2014

Taco Bell. (Don Emmert/AFP/Getty Images)

Oil Fire Causes Major Damage To Taco Bell Restaurant In Sebastopol

A cooking oil fire caused major damage to a Taco Bell fast food restaurant in Sebastopol Wednesday evening

04/18/2014

Authorities on the scene of an officer-involved shooting in Vallejo on April 9, 2014. (CBS)

Man Shot By Vallejo Police Officers After High-Speed Chase Identified

Vallejo police have identified the man killed by two police officers Wednesday afternoon as 29-year-old Ever Ramon Martinez of Alameda County.

04/10/2014

Authorities on the scene of an officer-involved shooting in Vallejo on April 9, 2014. (CBS)

Vallejo Police Fatally Shoot Man Outside Taco Bell Following Chase

The Vallejo Fire Department responded to an officer-involved shooting Wednesday afternoon at 2107 Solano Ave., spokesman Mark Libby said.

04/09/2014

A sign stands outside of a McDonald's restaurant February 9, 2009 in San Francisco, California. Fast food chain restaurant McDonald's reported a 7.1 percent increase in same store sales for January as people look towards cheaper food alternatives in the weakening economy. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

McDonald’s Fights Back In Breakfast War With Free Coffee

McDonald’s is hitting back against a glut of breakfast competition by luring customers with free coffee.

03/30/2014

A motorcyclist was killed in a crash with a suspected drunk driver in Fremont. (CBS)

Veteran Killed In Fremont Motorcycle Crash; Suspected DUI Driver Arrested

A motorcyclist who was struck and killed by a suspected drunk driver in Fremont early Tuesday morning has been identified as a 23-year-old U.S. Marine who recently returned from a tour of duty in Afghanistan, authorities said.

03/25/2014

Justin Timberlake (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Justin Timberlake Celebrates People’s Choice Wins At Taco Bell

Justin Timberlake took an Instagram with staffers at a fast food chain…

01/09/2014

Fast food workers and their supporters take part in a nationwide strike outside a McDonald's fastfood outlet demanding higher wages and the right to form a union on August 29, 2013 in Los Angeles. (FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Bay Area Fast-Food Workers Strike For Higher Wages

Workers walked off the job Thursday at about 30 East Bay fast-food restaurants from Richmond to Fremont as part of a national movement aimed at boosting their pay and benefits.

08/29/2013

(L-R) Denzel Green, Jose Serrano (Livermore Police Dept.)

Fight Inside Livermore Taco Bell Leads To Pot-Growing Arrests

Two men were arrested Sunday afternoon following an assault at a Livermore Taco Bell, which led to the arrest of two others who were allegedly growing marijuana in their apartment, police said.

06/26/2012

Raw ground beef (CBS)

Bay Area Chains Listed Among Those Who Sell Meat Containing ‘Pink Slime’

Pink slime is the meat filler made from slaughterhouse scraps that is treated with ammonia. The filler, treated with ammonium hydroxide gas, is used to destroy bacteria in raw meat.

03/19/2012

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