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Millions Of California Workers Could Benefit From New Sick Pay Law

More than 6 million workers are expected to benefit from a new law taking effect Wednesday that requires California employers to provide them at least three paid sick days a year.

06/30/2015

Edgar Covarrubias, an employee and resident of the Walden West Science Camp near Saratoga. (Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office)

South Bay Inmate-Work Agreement Terminated Following Science Camp Employee’s Arrest On Child Porn Charges

An inmate work agreement in place for 25 years in Silicon Valley has been terminated following the high-profile arrest of a science-camp supervisor on child pornography charges.

06/02/2015

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Office Workers Should Stand For 2 Hours A Day, Panel Says

Are you sitting down? In that case, you should probably stand up before reading this.

06/02/2015

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Survey Reveals Many On-Demand Workers Face Long Hours And Low Wages

Many workers for on-demand tech companies say they are getting a raw deal.

05/20/2015

The San Mateo Bridge with no traffic on its roadway. (CBS)

San Mateo-Hayward Bridge Closing Memorial Day Weekend As Caltrans Finishes Work

The San Mateo-Hayward Bridge will close this weekend for the second time this month as Caltrans crews continue to resurface and treat the deck structure, as well as perform maintenance repairs.

05/18/2015

(CBS SF)

San Francisco Retailers Struggle To Fill Minimum Wage Positions In Face Of Flexible Tech Jobs

San Francisco has a unique problem with filling jobs – stores are hiring, but people aren’t applying, and some are blaming tech.

05/17/2015

Construction workers assemble a concrete pump on May 14, 2014 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

With Commercial Real Estate Booming, San Francisco State Partnership Fills Workforce Void

The Building Owners and Management Association of San Francisco Foundation is helping graduates of SF State’s Commercial Real Estate Certificate program find jobs in the industry.

05/14/2015

The San Mateo Bridge with no traffic on its roadway. (CBS)

San Mateo Bridge Work On Schedule To Finish By Monday Morning’s Commute

Caltrans says crews are on schedule to reopen the Hayward-San Mateo Bridge for Monday morning’s commute.

05/10/2015

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California Low-Wage Workers Earning Less Now Than In 1979, Study Finds

A new analysis from the University of California, Berkeley found, adjusting for inflation, low-wage workers in the Golden State are earning less than they did in 1979.

04/30/2015

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10 Apple Watch Apps That Will Change The Way You Travel, Work And Exercise

Assuming you’ve snagged an Apple Watch, your wrist is now a tool belt for seamlessly controlling your finances, home and health without ever reaching into your pocket.

04/24/2015

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