Former California Pension Fund CEO Given 4.5-Year Prison Sentence For BriberyA judge sentenced the former CEO of California's public pension fund to 4.5 years in prison after admitting he took over $200,000 in bribes.
Sweet Piece Of Bay Area History For Sale As Former Ghirardelli Mansion Hits MarketChocolate lovers can own piece of the Bay Area's delicious past. The Piedmont mansion of chocolatier Gieseppe "Joseph" Ghirardelli is on the market.
Unsealed Documents Show Aggressive Sales Tactics At Now-Defunct Trump UniversityTrump University instructed employees on how to play on peoples' emotions to get them to buy more expensive seminars for succeeding in real estate, according to nearly 400 pages of court documents unsealed Tuesday.
Warriors Game 7 Victory Drew Largest Audience Ever For NBA Game On Cable TVThe Warriors' Game 7 victory in the Western Conference finals drew the largest TV audience for an NBA game on cable.
Following Fires, Hoverboard Makers Want Second ChanceMonths ago, the powered scooters — which balance themselves but don't actually "hover" — largely vanished from the U.S. market after they exhibited a distressing tendency to burst into flame.
Tenants Balk After Being Ordered To ‘Friend’ Apartment Complex On FacebookTenants who live in a Utah apartment complex are outraged after their landlord added new terms to their lease agreement requiring them to “friend” the complex on Facebook.
Big Agriculture Adopting Technology To Increase EfficiencyAgriculture is embracing technology to become more efficient, and startups are interacting with industry leaders to develop the best tools.
Vallejo Leaders To Vote On Electric Car Plant That Could Pump Millions Into Once-Bankrupt CityVallejo city leaders Tuesday are expected to vote on an exclusive negotiating agreement with Faraday Future for a 150-acre electric car plant on a former Vallejo shipyard.
Certain Over-The-Counter Medications Could Increase Risk Of DementiaThere is growing evidence to suggest the long-term use of some very common over-the-counter medicines -- from pain relievers, cold and allergy treatments even some sleep aids -- may increase your risk of dementia.
Outages Cut Off Comcast Customers Across Bay Area, NationwideComcast customers have reported outages in the Bay Area and in cities across the U.S. Monday.
‘X-Men’ Win As Depp’s ‘Alice Through The Looking Glass’ Bombs At Box OfficeJohnny Depp's "Alice Through the Looking Glass" bombed over the Memorial Day weekend with just $28.1 million while "X-Men: Apocalypse" debuted with an estimated $65 million.
Oakland Student Makes The Cut, Wins $20,000 STEM Scholarship From PG&EAn Oakland student is one of only 10 students in Northern and Central California to win a $20,000 college scholarship from PG&E.