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A potential hybrid car buyer test drives a Toyota Prius in San Francisco. (Photo by David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

Bay Area Company Develops Deterrent For Hybrid Car Battery Thieves

Hybrid car owners are being warned over an uptick in battery thefts, and a Bay Area company has come up with a simple solution to stop them.

07/26/2015

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Employers Hiring More Young Workers

In today’s Jobs Report, Jill Schlesinger says it’s a great time to be a millennial looking for work.

07/24/2015

Apple's Spaceship campus in Cupertino. (CBS)

Silicon Valley Overtaken By Growth Of Apple? Computer Giant Keeps Adding Office Space

The Cupertino-based company has reportedly signed a deal to lease two office buildings on Patrick Henry Drive in Santa Clara. Together, they’re large enough to accommodate up to 1,600 workers.

07/24/2015

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New Unicorn Spotted In Silicon Valley?

A Silicon Valley startup quickly rises up the ladder as investors pump in new money

07/24/2015

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Should Twitter, Facebook Be Held Liable For A Terrorist Attack?

Social media giants including Twitter, Yahoo, Facebook and Google are pushing back against Senate legislation that would require them to alert federal authorities of any terrorist activity, according to industry and government officials.

07/24/2015

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Family-Owned Napa, Sonoma County Wineries Getting Bought Up Like Tech Startups

B.R. Cohen was the latest family-owned winery to sell to corporate hands. Arrowood also sold recently.

07/23/2015

Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes gives Vice President Joe Biden a tour of her company in Newark on July 23, 2015. (CBS)

Vice President Biden Visits Bay Area Company That Could Soon Revolutionize Healthcare

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden toured a medical manufacturing facility in Newark on Thursday that he called a “laboratory of the future.”

07/23/2015

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Apple, Levi Strauss Throw Support Behind LGBT Equality Act Introduced To Congress

A bill introduced in Congress Thursday by Nancy Pelosi and other members that pushes for equality for members of the LGBT community is getting support from tech giant Apple.

07/23/2015

How To Freeze You Kid's Credit

How I Forced Credit Bureaus To Freeze My Child’s Credit

When I first began covering credit freezes, I was shocked that the bureaus would not let me freeze my child’s credit, widely believed to be the single best tool to prevent financial ID theft.

07/23/2015

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China’s Run Ending? Hedge Fund Changes Stance From Bull To Bear

A big time China supporter is re-thinking the country’s prospects

07/23/2015