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Latest Round Of Twitter Buyout Rumors Fizzle As Fast As They Come

Twitter has been one of the more speculated on takeover targets over the past several weeks, with many predicting that Google will eventually come calling as it looks to beef up its social media capabilities.

21 hours ago

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Trump Calls For Macy’s Boycott After Retailer Dumps His Clothing Line Over His Remarks About Immigrants

Macy’s is the latest company to end its relationship with Donald Trump as the fallout from the real estate mogul’s remarks about Mexican immigrants continues.

22 hours ago

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Zuckerberg’s Facebook Q&A Session Features Arnold Schwarzenegger, Stephen Hawking, Arianna Huffington

A new round of celebrities turned up for a chance to ask Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg anything during a question & answer session on the social networking site Tuesday.

07/01/2015

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Livermore Fiber Optic Line Severed In 11th Attack On Bay Area Lines

A rash of attacks on fiber optic cables have happened in the Bay Area, causing disruptions with internet, phone and cable service.

06/30/2015

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Millions Of California Workers Could Benefit From New Sick Pay Law

More than 6 million workers are expected to benefit from a new law taking effect Wednesday that requires California employers to provide them at least three paid sick days a year.

06/30/2015

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Apple’s Radio Station Goes Down Just Hours After Debut

The Beats 1 radio station launched Tuesday, and just before 6 p.m. listeners took to Twitter saying they were seeing error messages instead of hearing music.

06/30/2015

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Questionable Crowdfunding Campaigns May Be New Easy Money For Scammers

From politics to potato salad, even a trip to Mars, you can raise money for just about any product with crowdfunding, but those products don’t always make it into the hands of backers.

06/30/2015

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USDA Inks Deal With Chobani For Greek Yogurt As Meat Substitute In School Lunches

Don’t be surprised if the meat in your child’s school lunch looks more like Greek yogurt. The USDA selected Chobani to provide it’s thick, protein-rich strained yogurt to public schools nationwide, as a meat substitute.

06/30/2015

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San Francisco Leads Pack With World’s Most Expensive Hotels

If you don’t have friends with sofa beds in San Francisco, start making them now.

06/30/2015

People walk with groceries in plastic bags in Chinatown in San Francisco. (David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

Industry Referendum Delays California’s Plastic Bag Ban Until November

Tuesday was supposed to be the last day for plastic grocery bags in California, but an industry-financed referendum has delayed the ban until after next November’s election.

06/30/2015