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Tesla Stock Hits High Point Of 2015 Ahead Of New Product Announcement

esla’s stock is charged-up on a potential home battery

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Mud Cracks

California’s Central Valley Sinking Faster Than Ever Before As Farmers Drill For Water During Drought

California’s Central Valley is sinking at a rate never before seen during the state’s historic drought, and farmers are shouldering some of the blame for the damage that sinking is causing.

04/26/2015

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After More Than 100 Years, San Francisco’s Shreve & Company Jeweler Priced Out Of Union Square Building Bearing Its Name

After more than 100 years doing business in the same spot, San Francisco jeweler Shreve & Company has been priced out of the building bearing its name.

04/26/2015

Heald College Campus

Corinthian Colleges Shutting Down All Campuses Including Heald In California

Corinthian Colleges will shut down all of its remaining 28 ground campuses, including locations in San Francisco, San Jose and other California cities, displacing about 16,000 students.

04/26/2015

Screenshot of Tesla's Twitter account. (CBS)

High-Tech Tesla’s Website, Twitter Account Hijacked By Angry, Ranting Hackers

High-tech automaker Tesla got hijacked Saturday when angry prankster hackers took over its website and Twitter account.

04/25/2015

Sophia Bush (L) and Google executive Dan Fredinburg arrive at the DoSomething.org and VH1's 2013 Do Something Awards at Avalon on July 31, 2013 in Hollywood, California.  (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)

Google Exec, Avid Climber Dan Fredinburg Killed In Massive Nepal Quake

Dan Fredinburg, an executive at Google and self-described adventurer, died in the 7.8 magnitude quake that struck Nepal on Saturday.

04/25/2015

Sinbad's on the Embarcadero (CBS)

Port Of San Francisco Sues To Evict Sinbad’s Restaurant From Waterfront

The Port of San Francisco has filed a lawsuit against the owners of Sinbad’s Restaurant at Pier 2, which has remained open for business despite the expiration of a 30-day notice to vacate the property

04/25/2015

Starbucks near Pacific and Battery closed on April 24, 2015 due to a nationwide computer outage. (Tim Fang / CBS)

Starbucks Computer Glitch Disrupts Stores In Bay Area, Throughout U.S. And Canada

Starbucks locations in the Bay Area and throughout the United States and Canada were impacted by a computer glitch that lasted for several hours on Friday.

04/24/2015

Container Ships

Nuclear Risk In Cargo At Nation’s Ports Could Be Reduced By Gamma Ray Scanning

16,000 nuclear weapons exist in the world, and with millions of shipping containers passing through America’s ports, the demand for better screening of shipments has never been higher. New research into nuclear materials detection could help.

04/24/2015

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3 Things You Need To Start A Career In Sales

Want a lucrative career in sales but don’t know where to start? Jill Schlesinger has tips on how to enter the field.

04/24/2015