Lawmakers Demand EDD Send Unemployment Checks To Californians Waiting Months For BenefitsA huge backlog has left more than a million Californians waiting for months for an unemployment check. Now, California legislators are urging the state to pay unemployment benefits now and fix its broken system later.
San Rafael Man Pleads Guilty To Robbing Elderly Sausalito WomanA San Rafael man pleaded guilty to robbing an elderly Sausalito woman of her checkbook and stealing over $6,000 from her in 2012, police said.
BART Overhauling Safety Standards After Deadly Weekend Accident BART is permanently dropping a controversial safety protocol known as “simple approval” after two workers were killed on the tracks over the weekend, a BART manager announced at the transit agency’s board meeting in Oakland Thursday.
Homeless Getting Checks For Destroyed Property During Sacramento RaidsHomeless people are getting checks for property destroyed during Sacramento police raids on illegal campsites.
San Bruno Residents Begin Receiving Donation ChecksSan Bruno residents affected by September's natural gas explosion that claimed eight lives and destroyed dozens of homes finally began receiving their share of cash donations Wednesday.
Unemployment Benefits Run Out For Thousands Of CaliforniansIf you think times are tough now, they're about to get tougher for nearly a half million unemployed Californians whose jobless benefits will run out by the end of this week.
PayPal iPhone App Lets You Scan Checks To DepositBetting you wouldn't trek to your bank or the closest ATM if you didn't have to, PayPal has added a feature to its free iPhone application that lets users deposit checks into their PayPal accounts by taking a picture of them.