Oakland District's Deal With Teachers Includes Moratorium On Charter SchoolsThe Oakland Teacher's strike has come to an end, but not everyone is happy about it. One of the terms of the agreement was placing a moratorium on charter schools.
Alameda Teachers, District Reach Tentative Deal For 4.5% Pay HikeAlameda teachers would get a 4.5 percent pay raise under a tentative agreement recently reached between their union and the Alameda Unified School District.
South Bay Inmate-Work Agreement Terminated Following Science Camp Employee’s Arrest On Child Porn ChargesAn 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.
Reggie Bush Reaches a Deal With The 49ersFormer Detroit Lions running back Reggie Bush has reached a deal with the San Francisco 49ers...
Strangers Are Listening To Everything You Ask Apple's SiriPeople may be disturbed to know everything they whisper to Apple's personal assistant software Siri is not only recorded, but has also been listened to by a total stranger.
Golden Gate Transit Strike Averted; Tentative Agreement ReachedA tentative agreement between the Golden Gate Bridge District and a coalition of labor unions has averted a strike that had been planned for Friday, bridge district officials said.
Oakland A's Coliseum Lease Deal Approved By City Council With ModificationsThe Oakland City Council approved a lease agreement for the Oakland Athletics to stay at the O.Co Coliseum Wednesday night, but the team expressed disappointment after city leaders made several adjustments to the deal.
Brown Signs Climate Pact With West Coast Neighbors In San FranciscoThe governors of Pacific coastal U.S. states and a Canadian province official on Monday vowed to collectively combat climate change by coordinating polices.
Marathon Bargaining Session For BART Labor Agreement Drags Into 2nd DayA marathon bargaining session between Bay Area Rapid Transit management and its two biggest labor unions that began Wednesday morning lasted all night and was continuing Thursday, BART spokeswoman Alicia Trost said.
U.S. Deal With Russia On Syria Chemical Weapons Averts Military StrikeAn agreement announced early Saturday by Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov called for Syria to eliminate all its chemical weapons by the middle of next year or face U.N. penalties.
San Jose, Police Union Reach Pension AgreementThe city of San Jose and its police union have reached an agreement that will reduce pensions for new officers and ends a dispute over efforts to reduce costly retirement benefits.
Congress Passes Fiscal Cliff Compromise With Help From Pelosi, BoehnerHouse Democrats, led by minority leader Nancy Pelosi voted by an overwhelming 172-16 for the agreement, which was crafted over the weekend by Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., and Vice President Joe Biden.
Zynga Shares Tumble After Facebook Agreement DisclosedZynga shares were falling in after-hours trading after the online game company and Facebook disclosed in government filings that they changed the terms of their long-standing relationship.
SF Board Of Supervisors Unanimously Approve America’s Cup AgreementThe San Francisco Board of Supervisors unanimously approved an agreement Tuesday with the America’s Cup Event Authority to host events in 2012 and 2013.
Tech Report: Some Spotify Users Upset Over Facebook RequirementSome users of the digital music service Spotify are upset that they will need a Facebook account to use the online music site.