Fines For Violating COVID-19 Health Orders Go Into Effect In San Mateo CountyAfter weeks of warnings to mask up, as of Wednesday residents in San Mateo County who choose not to heed public health requirements can be forced to pay a fine.
San Jose Testing E-Scooter Technology To Get Riders To Stay Off SidewalksSan Jose is the first place in the world to test out new scooter technology that can detect if someone is riding on the sidewalk or the street.
Whole Foods Pays $1.6M To Settle NorCal Hazardous Waste CaseWhole Foods and two related entities will pay $1.64 million to settle a civil law enforcement action alleging that it violated California laws for the safe storage, handling and disposal of hazardous waste over a five-year period, prosecutors said Thursday.
Residents Complain About Cockroaches, Filth At Concord ApartmentResidents at an East Bay apartment complex complain they are living in filthy conditions infested with roaches, bed bugs and mold.
Trump Won't Pull Out Of 'Worst' Iran Nuclear Deal - For NowPresident Donald Trump on Friday angrily accused Iran of violating the landmark 2015 international nuclear accord, but stopped short of pulling the U.S. out of the agreement or re-imposing nuclear sanctions.
Exxon Fined $2M For Tillerson-Era Breach Of Russia SanctionsExxon Mobil Corp. showed "reckless disregard" for U.S. sanctions on Russia while Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was the oil giant's CEO, the Treasury Department said Thursday. The U.S. fined the company $2 million.
Developers At Troubled SoMa Construction Site Served Violation NoticeConstruction on the troubled high-rise project in San Francisco's SoMa that forced building evacuations and street closures 24 hours ago got another setback Thursday when inspectors hit the developers of 33 Tehama with a violation notice.
Convicted Felon Arrested For Gun Possession, Parole Violation In WatsonvilleA convicted felon was arrested during a traffic stop in Watsonville on Saturday night, police said.
Suspended Driver’s Licenses Disproportionately Affects Low-Income California ResidentsA new study shows how suspended driver's licenses disproportionately affect low-income Californians who are not likely to pay the fines to get their licenses back.
Berkeley Theater's Marquee Unchanged For Months After CAL-OSHA Worker Walking By Spots Safety ViolationsA Berkeley movie theater in business for a century is stuck between a rock and a hard place after a CAL-OSHA worker noticed a theater worker changing the marquee without approved safety measures.
San Jose Heavily Fines Illegally Operating Marijuana DispensariesSan Jose has assessed over $160,000 in fines against illegally operating marijuana dispensaries. 19 of the city’s 23 collectives found to have been operating illegally have now closed.
SFMTA Make It Easier To Contest a Citation While Going GreenFighting a ticket can be less stressful by going on to the SFMTA’s new online portal...
Concord Seeking Arrest Warrant For 'Slumlord' Over Bedbug ViolationsBedbugs have led Concord to seek an arrest warrant for a landlord.
Fastrak Averages 33 Mistaken Toll Violations Per DayEvery day, an average of 33 car owners are mistakenly accused of failing to pay a toll on a Bay Area Bridge, and many of those say fighting Fastrak’s mistakes can be time consuming and frustrating.
Tesla Fined $89K By State Workplace Safety Officials For Worker InjuriesTesla Motors, an electric car manufacturer in Northern California, has been fined $89,000 by state workplace safety officials for violations related to an incident that injured three workers last year.