Facebook's Data Crisis Deepens As Questions MountFacebook is facing a crescendo of questions about how its user data came to be harvested for political purposes as investors continue to take fright at the risk the scandal poses to its business.
Companies In Hot Water Over Plastic Coffee Pods Labeled BiodegradableCostco and a Northern California coffee company agreed to pay $500,000 in civil penalties to settle a consumer protection action for the sale of plastic coffee pods, labeled biodegradable.
San Francisco Retailers Brace For Ban On Sale Of FurLocal retailers stand to lose millions of dollars if San Francisco becomes the nation's first major city to ban the sale of fur clothing and other fur products.
Uber Suspends Self-Driving Car Operations After Fatal Arizona AccidentUber has halted all of its self-driving car testing operations after one of its autonomous cars hit and killed a pedestrian in Arizona early Monday.
Apple Secretly Developing Thinner, Lighter MicroLED Cellphone Screens
Dow Drops 336 Points As Facebook PlungesFacebook's worst day in four years dragged the stock market down.
CalPERS Pressured To Divest From Retailers Selling Assault RiflesCalifornia State Treasurer John Chiang is calling on the nation's largest public pension fund to stop investing in companies that sell assault-style weapons and devices that allow guns to fire more rapidly.
Lyft Tests $199 Monthly Subscription Plan For RidesLyft is experimenting with a new subscription model as it tries to find more ways to end car ownership.
Armed Thieves Targeting Bay Area Verizon StoresVerizon wireless stores across the Bay Area have been targeted by armed thieves, and the thieves are not afraid to use force on their victims.
Ford Recalls 1.4 Million Cars Because Steering Wheel Can Come OffFord is recalling 1.4 million vehicles because the steering wheels can become loose and even come off while driving.
Senate Will Vote To Make Credit Freezes Free For EveryoneAfter the massive data breach at Equifax, consumer advocates called on Congress to make credit freezes free.
Craft Breweries Fear Trump's Tariffs Will Doom The BoomPresident Trump's looming 10% tariff on aluminum — think beer cans — poses the latest threat.
Amazon Wants To Be Your Bank Too?Amazon is said to be in talks with JPMorgan Chase, Capital One and other banks and financial services firms about setting up an Amazon-branded checking account for its customers.
Judge Weighs Science Behind Monsanto Roundup Cancer ClaimA federal judge in San Francisco will conduct his own review during an unusual set of court hearings scheduled to start Monday.