With news of another U.S. Ebola infection, some people are pulling out their credit cards for the $1,000 body protection suits online. Others are trowing down about 40 bucks on a costume that likely won’t score any points for creativity.
U.S. stocks tumbled across indexes Wednesday as fears of a global economic slowdown intensified, with the Dow Jones industrial average in its fourth day of consecutive losses – plunging more than 400 points.
Whole Foods plans to start rolling out a system that ranks fruits and vegetables as “good,” “better” or “best” based on the supplier’s farming practices.
At an investor meeting at parent Time Warner Inc. on Wednesday CEO Richard Plepler said the move will target the 80 million homes in the U.S. that do not have HBO but may want access to its content.
The Slanted Door, one of San Francisco’s most popular restaurants, is also the top grossing independently-owned eatery in California, according to a restaurant industry publication.
Facebook began covering egg freezing for workers earlier this year, becoming the first major employer on record to do so, according to NBC News, which reports that Apple will add the perk in January.
Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton said Tuesday the nation needs to close a “word gap” between low-income children and their more affluent peers.
SF-Based Planet Labs To Increase Fleet Of 71 Mini Satellites To Take New Images Of Entire Earth Every Day
A Bay Area firm that makes low-cost satellites the size of shoe boxes is planning to increase the fleet of orbiting devices in order to take new images of the entire Earth every day.
San Francisco International Airport has announced an agreement with Sidecar to legally operate at SFO Airport. It is the first transportation network company to officially sign such a permit.
An American Airlines flight heading from San Francisco to Dallas was not in danger when several of the passenger cabin’s wall panels cracked loose after an air duct failed, according to the airline and aviation safety experts.