State Minimum Wage Increasing To $9 An Hour TuesdayCalifornia's minimum wage will rise to $9 an hour when a new law takes effect on Tuesday and provides workers with the first such increase since 2008.
Pence, Giants Strike $90 Million, 5-Year Deal Hunter Pence pleaded ignorance as his San Francisco Giants teammates greeted him with hugs and backslaps when he arrived at AT&T Park for Saturday's game against San Diego.
California Lawmakers Funnel Windfall Into RaisesThe compensation commission approved restoring wages back to the 2011 levels by a 5-1 vote.
Despite Budget Surplus, State Not Likely To Increase Officials' SalariesThe commission that sets salaries for the governor, lawmakers and statewide elected officials indicated it is not inclined to raise their pay even if there is a budget surplus.
10 Jobs With A High Starting SalarySacramento's higher education graduates in some fields do better than others. Find out who's earning the most.
Ruling Undermines Measure Blocking Lawmakers' PayA judge's tentative decision siding with state lawmakers appears to undermine a voter-approved law that bans lawmakers from getting paid if they fail to pass a balanced budget on time.
El Dorado Hills General Manager Being Paid To Do NothingMembers of the board who hired the El Dorado Hills general manager have asked him to not work, and he says he has no idea why.