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Instagram Unveils New Photo Orientation Feature

Instagram found that almost one in five photos posted to the site weren’t in its standard square format

08/27/2015

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Small Business Dominates Our Economy

Don’t miss a great infographic from CBS Pulse on how #SMB dominate the economy…

08/27/2015

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Powerful Bay Area Women Are A Force To Be Reckoned With On Women’s Equality Day

Women’s Equality Day was celebrated in the Bay Area and across the country Wednesday, marking the 95th anniversary of the 19th amendment which gave women the right to vote.

08/26/2015

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on July 6, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Stock Market Rebounds, Biggest Gain In 7 Years

The Dow Jones industrial average soared more than 600 points Wednesday, its biggest gain in seven years.

08/26/2015

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4 Signs You’re Working For A Good Boss

In today’s Jobs Report, Jill Schlesinger has the qualities you want to look for in a boss.

08/26/2015

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Berkeley May Raise Age To Purchase Tobacco, E-Cigarettes To 21

Berkeley City Councilman Jesse Arreguin proposed Tuesday to ban the sale of tobacco to youths under 21, saying there’s been an alarming increase of underage tobacco use, including a large jump in the use of electronic cigarettes.

08/25/2015

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San Jose State Alums Beat Out Elite School Grads For Tech Jobs

San Jose State University has a new stat to boast. Spartan grads are beating out grads from other top schools, including UC Berkeley and Stanford, when it comes to landing tech jobs.

08/25/2015

A KPIX 5 crew captured this video of Bakken crude oil getting unloaded from a train at a rail yard in Richmond. (CBS)

Santa Clara Co. Supervisors Voice Opposition To Proposed Crude Oil Trains

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved Tuesday a resolution against a project that would bring trains carrying oil through the county.

08/25/2015

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Uber, Lyft Allowed To Make Pickups At Los Angeles Int’l Airport

Uber, Lyft and other ride-hailing companies won approval Tuesday to pick up passengers at Los Angeles International Airport after weeks of debate over whether their drivers are properly screened to weed out criminals.

08/25/2015

The La Boulange Bakery on Union Street in San Francisco (LaBoulangebakery.com)

La Boulange Locations In San Francisco To Begin Closing

Fans of La Boulange may be crying into their pastries over rumors that store closures will begin this week in San Francisco, but some of the locations could get a new lease on life under new ownership.

08/25/2015