Bay Area Gas Prices Sink 30 Cents Month-Over-MonthGas prices dropped 30 cents in one month in the Bay Area and may stay low despite a typical increase in prices in the spring, AAA officials said.
Twitter User Growth Flatlines, Loses $90M In 4th QuarterTwitter reported no user growth at all in the fourth quarter, the clearest signal yet that the one-time trendsetter is struggling to remain relevant.
Tesla's 4Q Net Loss Doubles To $320 MillionBay Area-based electric-car maker Tesla Motors says its net loss more than doubled to $320 million in the fourth quarter, hurt by lower-than-planned production of its new Model X SUV.
Sex Worker Calls Airbnb A 'Boon' To Her IndustryFor sex workers, renting a room on Airbnb can be a lot safer than being outdoors, and a lot cheaper than a hotel, and one worker calls the home-sharing service a boon to her industry.
California's Solar Industry Adds 20,000 Jobs In 2015The sun certainly shone on solar jobs last year, with California’s solar industry adding over 20,000 jobs in 2015, up 35 percent from the previous year.
Thieves Steal 10K Worth Of Shoes, Bags From Luxury Union Square BoutiqueA group of thieves stole high-end Italian shoes and purses valued at more than $10,000 from the Salvatore Ferragamo store on San Francisco's Union Square.
Twitter Tweaks Timeline In Search For More UsersTwitter is tweaking the way that tweets appear in its users' timelines in its latest attempt to broaden the appeal of its messaging service.
Feds Say Google Computers Can Qualify As Legal Drivers Of Autonomous CarsThe redefinition of "driver" by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is an important break for Google, taking it a step closer to its goal of self-driving cars without steering wheels, pedals or human drivers.
San Francisco Supes Propose Ways To Spend Super Bowl 50 Tax RevenuesThe cleanup is still underway, but city supervisors are already talking about how to spend any tax revenues the city reaps from Super Bowl celebrations.
California Farmers Reap Record Sales Despite Historic DroughtCalifornia farmers recorded $53.5 billion in sales n 2014, the same year Gov. Jerry Brown declared the state in a drought emergency.
Berkeley Organic Food Company Recalls Macadamia Nuts Over Possible SalmonellaA natural food company based in Berkeley announced a recall of macadamia nut products over the possibility of salmonella contamination.
California Farmers Reaping Record Sales In Spite Of DroughtA new state report shows California farmers reaping record sales despite the drought.