043018UberLyftPCompanies such as Uber and Lyft have been seeking a way to keep their workers classified as contractors instead of employees. But legislation to address worker misclassification moved forward Tuesday night without exemptions covering them.

Story by Ben Adler.

(Photo: In this Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2016, file photo, a driver displaying Lyft and Uber stickers on his front windshield drops off a customer in downtown Los Angeles- -Richard Vogel / AP Images)

 

 

 

 

 

Pratt Home ccCalifornia has the country's most vulnerable real estate market should a recession hit. Real estate data firm, Redfin, looked at the fifty largest housing markets in the U.S., ranking them based on seven factors, including price volatility, number of flips, and employment diversity.

Story by Randol White

(Photo: Brent Allison, creative commons [CC BY-SA 4.0])

 

Thursday, September 12, 1919 

 

 

 

If you enjoy this and other programs on KRCB FM, you can support us during our Fall Fundraiser, September 7th - 14th!

Start your membership at just $5 a month, or maybe a little more, like $10 or $20 a month as an ongoing sustaining member. Your contribution keeps the music, news, and other programs you love on your radio, and in your life.

Make a donation right now at norcalpublicmedia.org/donate. THANK YOU!

 

000aa CAPRadio SacLic

 

California Update

  • Jan 03, 2020

    California Update for Monday, January 6, 2020

    California lawmakers return for the first legislative session of 2020. They are expected to focus on power shutoffs, AB5 cleanup, and housing and…
  • Jan 02, 2020

    California Update for Friday, January 3, 2020

    All of those beers Californians know and love were technically against the law. But breweries across the state make them all the time and most had no…
  • Jan 01, 2020

    California Update for Thursday, January 2, 2020

    There’s confusion among some No Party Preference voters about how to vote for parties of their choosing in California’s upcoming presidential…
  • Dec 31, 2019

    California Update for Wednesday, January 1, 2020

    Californians now have sweeping new rights over the privacy of their data, although enforcement of the new law won't start until mid-2020. Story by…
  • Dec 30, 2019

    California Update for Tuesday, December 31, 2019

    Starting in January, a new state law makes it cheaper and faster for Californians to build accessory dwelling units, or “granny-flats,” on their…
  • Dec 27, 2019

    California Update for Monday, December 30, 2019

    A new California law forbids schools and workplaces from discriminating against students, workers or job applicants based on hairstyles historically…
  • Dec 26, 2019

    California Update for Friday, December 27, 2019

    If you buy a dog in 2020, you are supposed to have more information than would have been legally required in 2019. Story by Bob Moffitt. (Photo:…
  • Dec 25, 2019

    California Update for Thursday, December 26, 2019

    Kids under 12 who get into trouble for things like vandalism or schoolyard fights will no longer be prosecuted in California's juvenile justice…
  • Dec 24, 2019

    California Update for Wednesday, December 25, 2019

    Two-thirds of California's beaches are at risk of disappearing within this century because of climate change. In response, NASA and scientists from…

NorCal News

Northern California
Public Media Newsletter

Get the latest updates on programs and events.