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Sale Price Of One Rincon Hill Expected To Set Bay Area Record

The sale of San Francisco’s tallest apartment building, One Rincon Hill, will set a record as the highest price ever paid for a Bay Area apartment building.

07/05/2015

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3 Signs You May Be A Workaholic

If you find yourself working on the Fourth of July, CBS News Business Analyst Jill Schlesinger says it may be time to give yourself a break.

07/03/2015

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Regulators Pass Higher Electricity Rates For Most California Residents

Most residential customers in California will see their electricity bills increase under a new rate structure passed Friday by state regulators.

07/03/2015

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Reddit Moderators Revolt Over Popular Employee’s Sudden Dismissal

Reddit moderators shut down over 250 subreddits on Friday to protest the unexpected termination of an employee who managed the site’s popular “Ask Me Anything” interviews.

07/03/2015

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Drought, Hot Weather Causing Rodent Infestations In East Bay Homes

Business is booming for pest eradication companies as the drought and the hot weather hitting the Bay Area has forced rats to come out of the woodwork in search of water.

07/02/2015

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How To Successfully Manage A Part-Time Job

Looking to bring in a little extra money? Jill Schlesinger has more on why an extra part-time job may be easier to manage than you think.

07/02/2015

Google Photos director Anil Sabharwal announces Google Photos during the 2015 Google I/O conference on May 28, 2015 in San Francisco, California. The annual Google I/O conference runs through May 29.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Google Apologizes After Photo App Tagged Black People ‘Gorillas’

Google is apologizing after reports surfaced that an automatic image-recognition feature in its Photos application was identifying images of some black people as “gorillas.”

07/02/2015

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Billion Dollar Project Will Bring Millions Of Tons Of Coal To Area Next To Bay Bridge Toll Plaza

OAKLAND (CBS SF) — Coal is so polluting that demand for it as an energy source is way down in the U.S. The industry has to increase exports to survive. To do that we’ve learned […]

07/01/2015

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Drought Surcharge, Rate Increase Takes Effect For EBMUD Customers

East Bay customers will pay more for their water now that a drought surcharge and rate increase has taken effect.

07/01/2015

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Feds Probe Whether Major Airlines Illegally Conspired To Limit Seats, Keep Fares High

The Justice Department is investigating possible collusion among major airlines to limit available seats, which keeps airfares high.

07/01/2015