Uber Pairing With Visa For Credit Rewards ProgramThe ride hailing company Uber is partnering with Visa to offer a credit card rewards program, not unlike some of the mileage reward programs offered by airlines.
California State Senate Approves Thanksgiving Double-Time PayThe California Senate is advancing legislation that would give employees of large companies double-time pay for working on Thanksgiving.
J.Crew Merchandise Soon Available At Nordstrom StoresStarting September 12, select items of J.Crew women's clothing and accessories will be available at 16 Nordstrom locations and online.
Pediatricians Dismissing Families Who Won't VaccinateA growing number of pediatricians are dismissing families who don’t want to vaccinate, and they’re now making that move with the blessing of the American Academy of Pediatrics.
ConsumerWatch: Sky-High PG&E Bill Comes as Shock to East Bay CustomerWhen John Graves started seeing his electricity bill soaring near -- then above -- a thousand a month, his first thought was that he had a malfunctioning "smart meter."
EpiPen Manufacturer Offers Discount Coupons After Backlash Over 400% Price HikeAfter a furor over what appears to be price-gouging, the drug maker of life-saving EpiPen Auto-Injectors is offering discounts to patients who use them.
Another 'Green' Car Seat Tests Positive For Cancer-Causing Chemical Flame RetardantAn analysis of a child car seat marketed to the public as not containing a cancer-causing flame retardant has found that the car seat indeed tests positive for the carcinogen.
North Korea Launches Netflix-Type Service Called 'Manbang'North Korea has developed its own version of Netflix, which can stream video titles offered by the country's state-controlled intranet.
Volkswagen, Dealers Reach Tentative Deal In Emissions Cheating ScandalVolkswagen has reached a tentative deal with its U.S. dealers to compensate them for losses they said they suffered as a result of the company's emissions cheating scandal.
Berkeley ‘Soda Tax’ Leading To Reduced Sugary Drink Consumption, Study FindsPeople in Berkeley cutting down on sugary drinks since the so-called “soda tax” went into effect, according to a new study.
Free Weekend As National Park Service Turning 100-Years OldThe National Park Service turns 100-years old Thursday, and it's celebrating all weekend long.
Ford Recalls 88,000 Vehicles Due To Stalling ProblemFord is recalling more than 88,000 cars and SUVs in North America because the engines can stall without warning due to a fuel pump problem.