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 Mataresa Martinez, Michael Rodriguez, Andre Blakely and Annette Revas, allege that they've suffered emotional distress after their employer at a seniors home in Santa Rosa blamed workers for abandoning residents during the Tubbs Fire.
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Jeffrey Schaub
April 04, 2019 - 12:07 pm
Workers have sued officials at an upscale Santa Rosa senior home for allegedly slandering them with false statements that staff abandoned elderly residents during the Tubbs Fire.
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KCBS Radio Morning News
April 04, 2019 - 7:39 am
SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS Radio) -- Embattled Pacific Gas and Electric named a new CEO and ten new directors on Wednesday, saying the move would enhance the “safety culture and operational effectiveness” at the company. Longtime energy-industry executive Bill Johnson, who recently retired from the...
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KCBS Radio Midday News
April 02, 2019 - 11:09 am
The federal judge overseeing PG&E while the company is on probation has made a proposal with little precedent to restrict payments to shareholders.
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FILE - In this March 14, 2019, file photo, a worker walks next to a Boeing 737 MAX 8 airplane parked at Boeing Field in Seattle. U.S. aviation regulators said Monday, April 1, Boeing needs more time to finish changes in a flight-control system suspected of playing a role in two deadly crashes. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File)
April 01, 2019 - 3:50 pm
Boeing and U.S. aviation regulators say the company needs more time to finish changes in a flight-control system suspected of playing a role in two deadly crashes. The Federal Aviation Administration said Monday it anticipates Boeing's final software improvements for 737 Max airliners "in the...
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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JANUARY 31: An Amp sits on the dashboard of a Lyft driver's car on January 31, 2017 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Kelly Sullivan/Getty Images for Lyft)
(Photo credit: Kelly Sullivan/Getty Images for Lyft)
Matt Bigler
March 28, 2019 - 12:47 pm
With Lyft scheduled to begin selling stock as a public company on Friday, a California assemblywoman is pushing legislation that would make the company's drivers into employees rather than independent contractors.
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KCBS Radio Morning News
March 27, 2019 - 7:04 am
SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS Radio) -- A new report on the technology workforce shows the Bay Area remains the nation's biggest center for high-tech jobs--and is still adding them faster than any other place in America. The report from the Computing Technology Industry Association says there are more than...
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Levi Strauss, the company founded in San Francisco in the mid-1800s, became publicly traded again on March 21, 2019.
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Margie Shafer
March 22, 2019 - 8:30 am
Levi Strauss became a publicly traded company again on Thursday, leading the venerable denim maker to celebrate its ability to endure and at times, lead change in popular fashion.
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Richmond refinerys (Photo credit: Lora Parks)
Jon Bristow
March 19, 2019 - 12:52 pm
People living in the area of the Chevron refinery in Richmond are increasingly concerned about the huge fiery flares that were seen recently rising from the facility.
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FILE - This Jan. 31, 2018 file photo shows a Lyft logo on a Lyft driver's car in Pittsburgh. Lyft officially kicked off the road show for its initial public offering Monday, March 18, 2019, with 30 million shares expected to cost between $62 and $68 per share. That would raise more than $2 billion for the San Francisco ride-hailing company, which could be valued in between $20 billion and $25 billion eventually. Lyft announced earlier this month that it intended to go public and has been in a race with Uber to be first to offer its stock to the public. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)
March 18, 2019 - 6:15 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Lyft officially kicked off the road show for its initial public offering, saying Monday it plans to put more than 30 million shares up for sale with an anticipated price of between $62 and $68 per share. That would raise more than $2 billion for the San Francisco ride-hailing...
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Joe Montana, the former San Francisco 49ers quarterback, at the 2019 Super Bowl.
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Matt Bigler
March 14, 2019 - 2:20 pm
The embattled businessman who allegedly orchestrated a bribery scheme that got the children of wealthy parents into elite universities reportedly claimed to have a large roster of Bay Area luminaries, including ex-49er legend Joe Montana and the late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs.
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