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Community and school gardens gain support: Assemblyman Rich Gordon proposes legislation to promote, ensure health and safety   

With consumers across the nation moving toward eating locally produced foods and the market for community and school gardens growing; Assemblyman Rich Gordon wants to promote the activity while ensuri...

Hillsborough CEO charged with child porn possession   

The Hillsborough CEO of Pioneer Motor Bearing, whose clientele includes the U.S. Navy, is charged with two counts of suspected child pornography after a Homeland Security investigation into an online ...

Trial set in puppy torture, killing   

A Redwood City man accused of torturing the family's 4-month-old puppy by spraying household cleaner in its eyes and taping his mouth shut before eventually suffocating the animal will stand trial in ...

Maid service fined nearly $400K for unpaid wages   

California's Division of Labor Standards Enforcement has fined San Carlos-based Sunflowers Maid Service nearly $400,000 in unpaid wages and break periods to be paid back to its employees. The state a...

San Mateo County seeks anti-trafficking volunteers   

San Mateo County is seeking the public's help next month to raise awareness of a new hotline number for victims of labor and commercial sex trafficking. On May 10, volunteers led by the San Mateo Cou...

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Steinberg backs off carbon tax   

SACRAMENTO — The state Senate leader on Monday backed off an unpopular proposal for a so-called carbon tax on consumer fuels and instead wants to dedicate billions of dollars generated by California...

Trend persists of prisons as mental health housing   

SACRAMENTO — A federal judge's objection to what he called the horrific treatment of some mentally ill inmates in California prisons highlights a trend that has been building for decades in the stat...

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MIAMI — Tied to an unpopular president and his signature health care law, Democrats in the nation's largest swing state see medical marijuana as a potential antidote to political malaise in this ye...

KAMPALA, Uganda — Goaded by journalists who wanted a clear view of her face, the Ugandan nurse looked dazed and on the verge of tears. The Ugandan press had dubbed her "the killer nurse," after the ...

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Death and taxes. Today marks the day many are paying one — although frankly, electronic filing makes tax day as arbitrary as Election Day in absentee-heavy jurisdictions — and hoping to s...

Editor, Joe Cioni equates ACA shortcomings (letter to the editor "Some discrepancies ...," in the April 8 issue of Daily Journal) with my referral to the unnecessary wars started by the George W. Bu...

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Ruby Ribbon CEO and founder Anna Zornosa, center, shows the company’s collection to its stylists and customers at a trunk show.


Making women feel comfortable in their own skin while also helping women re-enter the workforce with flexible hours is the idea of the Burlingame-based startup Ruby Ribbon. Anna Zornosa, a serial ent...


The legacy of Carlmont softball speaks for itself. Seven Central Coast Section titles and last appearing in the championship game in 2012 in a Division I loss to San Benito. Scots left-hander Rebecca...

Near the end of the 2013 high school baseball season, a proposal to merge the Peninsula Athletic League and the West Bay Athletic League was accepted and implemented for the 2014 season. The reasonin...

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U.S. stocks mounted a modest rally on Monday, helping investors recover some of the ground lost after a rough finish last week. Investors were bracing for another round of discouraging earnings and a...

NEW YORK — A hot market for initial public offerings may soon face a cooler reception from investors. IPOs are having their best start to a year since 2000. Eighty-nine companies have raised $19 b...

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LOS ANGELES — A judge has indicated that Michael Jackson's mother should pay the promoter of her son's ill-fated comeback concerts more than $800,000 in costs associated with her failed negligent hi...

NEW YORK — After failed attempts and broken dreams, by golly, someone went and put "Fargo" on series TV. The 10-episode season premieres Tuesday at 10 p.m. EDT on FX. And it mesmerizes. As a furthe...

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Iran cuts nuke weapons ability
VIENNA — The United Nations will release a report this week certifying that Iran’s ability to ma..
Ukraine troops, tanks head to troubled east
IZYUM, Ukraine — Busloads of Ukrainian troops and a handful of tanks set up Tuesday outside an eas..
Russia tests Obama's ability to stop its advances
WASHINGTON — With the White House asserting that Russia is stoking instability in eastern Ukraine,..
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