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San Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera answers questions from the media in front of the California Supreme court building March 4, 2008 in San Francisco. (David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

‘Egregious’ Landlords Sued By SF After Converting Apartments To Tourist Rentals

Amid a shortage of affordable housing options in San Francisco, City Attorney Dennis Herrera is filing suit against several San Francisco landlords who allegedly ousted tenants in order to turn properties into short-term rentals.

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San Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera answers questions from the media in front of the California Supreme court building March 4, 2008 in San Francisco. (David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

Landlords Sued For Evicting Tenants And Re-Renting San Francisco Properties To Tourists

San Francisco’s City Attorney Dennis Herrera has filed two lawsuits against landlords he believes illegally rented properties to tourists after evicting long-time tenants, two of which are disabled.

04/23/2014

A wax figure of Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg at Madame Tussauds Wax Museum in San Francisco. (CBS)

Mark Zuckerberg Immortalized In Wax At New Madame Tussauds In San Francisco

Even before the latest branch of Madame Tussaud’s famed wax museum officially opens on San Francisco’s Fisherman’s Wharf, one of tech’s biggest name has checked in at the wax statue museum.

04/23/2014

Apple headquarters in Cupertino.

Apple Increases Stock Buyback, Plans 7-For-1 Split; Shares Surge After-Hours

Apple plans to buy back an additional $30 billion of its stock, raise its quarterly dividend by 8 percent and split its stock for the first time in nine years.

04/23/2014

A view of and Apple iPhone displaying the Facebook app's splash screen May 10, 2012 in Washington, DC. Social-networking giant Facebook will go public on the NASDAQ May 18 with its initial public offering, trading under the symbol FB, in an effort to raise $10.6 billion. (Brenden Smialowski/AFP/GettyImages)

Big Jump In Ad Revenue Powers Strong Earnings Report From Facebook

Facebook’s first-quarter earnings and revenue grew sharply, surpassing Wall Street’s expectations thanks to an 82 percent increase in advertising revenue.

04/23/2014

(L-R) Steven Van Zandt as Silvio Dante, James Gandolfini as Tony Soprano and Tony Sirico as Paulie Walnuts star in 'The Sopranos' (credit: HBO/Getty Images)

Amazon Snares Classic Shows In Deal With HBO

The deal positions “Prime Instant Video” as a viable competitor & alternative to Netflix

04/23/2014

Picture taken on March 3, 2010 shows the camera of a street-view car, used to photograph whole streets, on the Google street-view stand at the world's biggest high-tech fair, the CeBIT in the northern German city of Hanover. (Daniel Mihailescu/AFP/Getty Images)

Google Maps To Allow Viewers To Go Back In Time

The new twist on time travel is debuting Wednesday as part of the “Street View” feature in Google’s maps, a navigational tool that attracts more than 1 billion visitors each month.

04/23/2014

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Bay Area Security Firm That Revealed Target Breach Details Changing Tactics For Cybercriminals

Crooks have already used the HeartBleed bug to break into a major corporation’s network system. While it’s unclear whether the bad guys stole anything, statistics show cybercrime is on the rise, the crooks are changing tactics, and the playing field has exploded.

04/23/2014

The Tesla Factory in Fremont, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Tesla Renovating Shuttered Distribution Facility In Central Valley

Electric car manufacturer Tesla is taking over a vacant distribution facility in the Central Valley town of Lathrop, according to a published report.

04/22/2014

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LinkedIn To Lease 26-Story Building In Downtown San Francisco

The professional networking company LinkedIn has signed a lease for an entire 26-story building under construction in San Francisco.

04/22/2014

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