Oakland A's Broadcaster Dallas Braden Concerned For MLB's FutureWhile baseball "quibbles" over money, Braden is concerned that the harmonious plans to get the NBA and NHL re-started will do permanent longterm damage to America's Pastime.
Police Arrest Man Who Locked Himself In Utility Closet After 4-Hr StandoffNovato police arrested a man Sunday who had held officers at bay for more than four hours, isolating himself in a closet as police negotiated with him.
Fremont Teachers Consider Controversial Tactic In Pay NegotiationsEast Bay teachers fighting for a pay increase are threatening to protest by doing the bare minimum in the classroom.
Reddit CEO Ellen Pao Bans Salary Negotiations To Equalize Pay For Men, WomenAfter losing a sex-discrimination lawsuit in Silicon Valley last week, Ellen Pao continues on her crusade to bring gender equality to the tech world, but this time with a focus on her home turf.
San Francisco Muni Riders Facing Long Evening Commute As Driver Sickout ContinuesA San Francisco Muni spokesperson said commuters can expect much of the same long wait times they faced Monday morning as a driver 'sick out' took nearly two-thirds of the transit agency's vehicles out of service.
Palo Alto Firefighters In Mediation With The CityWith negotiations at an impasse, Palo Alto firefighters are formally requesting mediation with the city. This comes a week after the union's contract proposal was rejected, meaning both sides are headed towards binding arbitration.