Contra Costa County Assessor No-Shows For Misconduct ArraignmentEmbattled Contra Costa County Assessor Gus Kramer missed his scheduled appearance in a Martinez courtroom Wednesday morning, where he was to be arraigned on allegations of "willful or corrupt" misconduct in office.
Grand Jury Seeks Removal Of Contra Costa Assessor For Alleged MisconductContra Costa County prosecutors filed a grand jury accusation in Superior Court on Wednesday, seeking the removal of county Assessor Gus Kramer for alleged "willful or corrupt" misconduct.
Mark Zuckerberg Security Chief Accused Of Sexual Misconduct; Racist, Homophobic CommentsFacebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's personal security chief faces accusations of sexual misconduct and making racist and homophobic comments.
California State Agencies Not Giving Required Harassment TrainingA number of California state agencies have failed to provide sexual harassment training for all their supervisors as required by state law, an investigation published Tuesday found.
Former Student Trainer Makes Stunning Sexual Harassment Allegations Against Cal Football StaffA former student member of the Cal Football medical staff took to social media late Wednesday night, publishing a Facebook post filled with stunning allegations of repeated sexual harassment by members of the coaching staff.
Google Paid Former Exec Accused In Sex Assault Case $35 Million Exit PackageGoogle paid former search executive Amit Singhal $35 million in an exit package when the exec was reportedly forced to resign after a sexual assault investigation.
UC Berkeley Releases Details About Suspended Professor Accused Of HarassmentThe University of California at Berkeley said on Wednesday that it has suspended a professor in its arts and humanities division for sexually harassing a female student 10 years ago.
Protesters Brave Rain To Chant Outside Louis C.K.'s Sold-Out ShowProtesters chanted outside the San Jose Improv Wednesday night as well-known, yet controversial comedian Louis C.K. hit the stage in front of a sold-out crowd.
Groups Plan To Protest Louis C.K.'s Sold-Out San Jose ShowsProtests are planned at Louis C.K.'s sold-out set at a San Jose theater on Wednesday evening after the comedian admitted to sexually harassing women in November 2017.
Shareholder Suit Accuses Google Of Covering Up Sexual Harassment By ExecsA shareholder sued the board of Google Inc.’s parent company, Alphabet Inc., in San Mateo County Superior Court Thursday for allegedly tolerating and covering up sexual harassment by senior executives.
House, Senate Approve Speier Bill Targeting Sexual Harassment In CongressBoth the Senate and the House of Representatives passed legislation sponsored by Rep. Jackie Speier (D-San Mateo) Thursday to reform how sexual harassment is handled on Capitol Hill.
Top Harris Aide Resigns Over Harassment SettlementA top aide to Senator and potential 2020 presidential candidate Kamala Harris resigned Wednesday over revelations he was involved in a harassment lawsuit and $400,000 settlement while working for the state Department of Justice.
California Democratic Party Chair Resigns Amid Sexual Misconduct ProbeCalifornia Democratic Party Chairman Eric Bauman announced Thursday that he plans to resign, following a cascade of sexual harassment allegations that emerged against him in recent days.
California Democratic Party Investigates Sex Misconduct Allegations Against ChairThe California Democratic Party has launched an investigation into allegations of sexual misconduct by party chair Eric Bauman.
Google Changes Harassment, Assault Policies After Mass Employee ProtestGoogle CEO announced a number of internal changes Thursday in response to global employee walkouts over the company's handling of sexual harassment.