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California Governor Jerry Brown signed what officials say is a "historic" bill providing paid sick days to millions of workers. (Photo courtesy Calif. Governor's Office)

Brown Signs Bill Requiring Paid Sick Leave For Millions Of Workers

The legislation requires employers to provide sick days to millions of Californians who do not currently earn the benefit.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/10/2014

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Senate Approves Tying Minimum Wage To Inflation

The bill’s author, Democratic Sen. Mark Leno of San Francisco, says it’s needed to help lift low-wage earners out of poverty.

05/29/2014

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It Pays (Literally) To Impersonate Santa Claus

Many people wonder why an actor would choose to don a white beard and red suit to impersonate Santa Claus every holiday season. Turns out, he’s paid quite a sum to do it.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/24/2012

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Fashion Sites Provide Outlet For Shoppers To Become Sellers

Some fashion websites pay users every time they share links to their favorite clothing items from that site on a social media platform.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/12/2012

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Residents Outraged Over $19,000/Month Paid Leave For Fullerton Police Chief

Embattled Chief Michael Sellers left on paid medical leave at the height of the Kelly Thomas controversy this summer.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/04/2011

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