Gov. Brown Signs Law Requiring Women on Corporate BoardsCalifornia has become the first state to require publicly traded companies to include women on their boards of directors, according to a law signed Sunday by Gov. Jerry Brown.
Pollution Tax On Downtown San Francisco Commercial Properties Proposed That Could Ease Housing CrunchSan Francisco is floating the idea of a pollution tax that would target downtown high-rise commercial properties in the hope of solving the city’s housing crunch.
Facebook Stirs Concern Over Funding Police Officer's Salary In Menlo Park After Facebook funded a cop's salary and police substation in Menlo Park, questions are being raised over the role of private corporations funding public services like police departments.
Marin Carpool Lane Violator Says Corporation Counts As PassengerA San Rafael man pulled over for driving alone in the carpool lane is fighting the traffic ticket on the grounds that he was riding with a corporation.
KCBS In Depth: Follow The Money Behind Food StampsFood stamps help feed the poor, but they also help to pad the bank accounts of some of the nation's biggest food corporations. That's according to a Bay Area activist who's on a crusade to take junk food off the government assistance table.
Occupy Wall Street Movement Holding Strong In Bay AreaA small but persistent group is continuing with its Occupy San Jose movement.
Union Workers March In East Bay Demanding Fair EconomyHundreds of union workers marched down Broadway in Oakland Friday, demanding a so-called “fair economy and urging banks and the wealthy to contribute more.