Toxic Receipts Are Ending Up In The Hands Of Unwitting ShoppersThe store clerk hands them to you all the time, but paper receipts pose a potential health hazard.
Congress Cracks Down On "Bots" That Snap Up Concert TicketsLegislation passed by the House on Wednesday would crack down on computer software used by ticket brokers to snap up tickets...
Starbucks Opening 12,000 New Locations Within 5 YearsStarbucks plans to open 12,000 new locations within five years, boosting the total number of its coffee shops worldwide by almost 50 percent.
Change In Water Source Prompts Complaints About Taste Along PeninsulaA simple water source switch has Peninsula officials fielding complaints from residents about the taste of the water coming from their taps.
Amazon Testing Checkout Free StoresCalled Amazon Go, shoppers scan their Amazon app when they enter the store, and then sensors register items that shoppers pick up and automatically charge them to the Amazon app...
Taking A Closer Look At Low-Cost Prescription Eyeglasses OnlineThe ads are eye-catching and the prices - eye-popping. Online companies are now selling prescription eyeglasses for as little as $25 a pair, a fraction of what they cost in brick-and-mortar stores. So how good they really be? The ConsumerWatch team decided to take a look.
5 Of 12 Tour Buses Out Of Service In Sonoma County After CHP InspectionFive of 12 tour buses inspected Saturday in northern Sonoma County by California Highway Patrol officers were taken out of service for safety and/or driver violations, CHP officials said.
Trader Joe’s Warns Of Possible Listeria Tainted HummusTrader Joe’s has removed two brands of hummus from its shelves and issued a warning to customers after the manufacturer issued a recall because of possible contamination with the Listeria monocytogenes bacterium.
Dungeness Crab Season To Open Between Point Reyes, Salt PointA 50-mile section of coastal waters off the North Bay will open to commercial crab fishing on Saturday.
Not Everyone Is Having Luck Replacing Recalled Samsung Galaxy Note 7 PhonesThere may be a roadblock in the return process for the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 phone.
California Drought Conservation Measures Could Be PermanentCalifornia water agencies have drawn up plans to keep drought conservation measures in place permanently.
8 Convicted In San Jose Court For Selling Counterfeit Energy DrinksEight people have been convicted in federal court in San Jose for their roles in a scheme that sold more than 4 million bottles of a counterfeit energy drink.