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Matt Walker of the USA competes during the ski slopestyle portion of the Alli Dew Tour on February 20th, 2009 at Northstar Resort in Truckee, California. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Squaw Valley Opens Just In Time For Thanksgiving Holiday Weekend

Squaw Valley recently received 5 inches of snow, and snowmaking efforts have been underway since late October.

21 hours ago

Chanel handbag  (Photo by Imeh Akpanudosen/Getty Images for WE tv)

Robbers Crash Car Into Chanel Boutique On SF’s Maiden Lane, Flee With Designer Handbags

An employee at the Prada store said the burglary took place at the Chanel boutique. However, an employee at Chanel refused to comment on the incident Wednesday morning.

23 hours ago

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Etsy Hosting Hundreds Of Vendors At SF’s Pier 35 For Small Business Shopping Weekend

Shopping for Christmas gifts at local malls can get infuriating. Between the lines, the crowds, and the madness over this year’s hot on-sale item, it’s almost enough to make you give up on playing Santa.

23 hours ago

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Director Of Oscar Grant Biopic Spearheads ‘Black Out Black Friday’ Shopping Boycott

A grassroots protest is circulating on social media asking people not to shop on Black Friday to show solidarity with victims of police brutality.

11/26/2014

Graffiti on the window front of Beauty's Bagel Shop on Telegraph Avenue in Oakland, California on November 26, 2014. (Holly Quan/CBS)

Businesses In Oakland’s Temescal Neighborhood Cleaning Up After Another Night Of Ferguson Protests

Businesses on Telegraph Avenue were hit hardest following a second night of protests in Oakland over the grand jury decision in Ferguson, Missouri.

11/26/2014

A sign advertising an apartment for rent is displayed in a window in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Jose Nearly As Unaffordable As San Francisco

Today’s development comes courtesy of Rent.com, who assembled a list of the country’s most populous cities, taking into account median household incomes and rental vacancy rates (provided by the 2012 U.S. Census) as well as their data of this year’s median rental rates.

11/25/2014

Apple Unveils New iPad Models

Apple Crests $700 Billion In Value, Now Easily The World’s Most Valuable Company

A little over a year ago, Apple was in a tight race with Exxon Mobile as the world’s most valuable company. Today, its not even close.

11/25/2014

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Oakland Begins Cleanup After Ferguson Grand Jury Decision Protest Leaves Downtown Businesses Vandalized, Looted

Work crews on Tuesday morning began cleaning up downtown, where demonstrators protesting the Ferguson, Mo. grand jury decision not to indict police officer Darren Wilson over the shooting death of Michael Brown set fires, smashed store-front windows and looted businesses on Monday night.

11/25/2014

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Tech Companies Scooping Up Commercial Properties In San Francisco’s Financial District

It’s not exactly a takeover but in San Francisco’s Financial District, bankers, lawyers and insurance executives are increasingly rubbing shoulders with workers from the tech industry.

11/25/2014

A sign outside Google headquarters in Mountain View. (David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

Just How Much Do Bay Area Coding Internships Pay?

Across the board, employees are taking in high salaries, but one group in particular within tech is making almost unbelievable amounts of money—coding interns.

11/25/2014

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