San Jose to vote on minimum wage increase

Those for and against San Jose’s ballot Measure D, which would raise the city’s minimum wage to $10 an hour, held dueling press conferences Monday…

Proposition B – the Clean and Safe Neighborhood Parks Bond

Proposition B – the Clean and Safe Neighborhood Parks Bond – would provide seismic and safety improvements to recreation centers, pools and playgrounds…

Oregon man wins pumpkin weigh-off contest

Thad Starr, of Pleasant Hill, Oregon, took home the title by growing a pumpkin that weighed 1,775 pounds…

Steroid-related meningitis cases rise to 105

Health officials say the number of people sickened by a deadly meningitis outbreak has now reached 105 cases…

Obama arrives in Bay Area for fundraising visit

Obama will appear at a fundraiser at the InterContinental Hotel on Howard Street before heading to the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium for a dinner, rally and concert…

China rejects US charges on Huawei and Zhongxing

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Chinese Foreign Ministry on Monday urged the U.S. Congress to discard prejudice against Chinese firms……

Apple responds to iphone 5 camera complaints

If you’re getting a purple flare on some of your iPhone 5 photos, you’re not alone…

Oakland City Hall windows smashed during protest

Protesters smashed windows at City Hall and other buildings in downtown Oakland during what was billed as an anti-imperialist rally and march…

Ca. Governor takes action on rising gas prices

The California Air Resources Board announced Sunday evening that it is easing certain restrictions on gasoline production in response to a directive issued by Gov. Jerry Brown…

Ed Lee: Prop C is consensus

Ed Lee: Prop C is consensus