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Steph Curry’s Jersey Is More Popular Than LeBron’s

Stephen Curry has surpassed LeBron James for the most popular jersey in the NBA.

06/30/2015

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USDA Inks Deal With Chobani For Greek Yogurt As Meat Substitute In School Lunches

Don’t be surprised if the meat in your child’s school lunch looks more like Greek yogurt. The USDA selected Chobani to provide it’s thick, protein-rich strained yogurt to public schools nationwide, as a meat substitute.

06/30/2015

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Great Scott! How Does Lexus’ Hoverboard Actually Work?

It’s been on the mind of many Back To The Future fans, “How does it work?”

06/26/2015

Google is building 100 prototypes of a car without steering wheels. (Source: Google)

Google Now Testing Car That May One Day Come Without Steering Wheel

The cartoon-like cars were the stuff of dreams years ago, but are now a reality on Mountain View’s suburban streets.

06/25/2015

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300K Lululemon Hoodies Recalled Over Reports Of Injuries Caused By Tight Drawstrings Snapping

Clothing line Lululemon is recalling hundreds of thousands of hoodies over reports that drawstrings are pulling too tight, and whipping wearers in the face.

06/25/2015

Way back when, Whole Foods was one lonely store in 1980, and also home sweet home to owners John Mackey and Rene Lawson. They even used the dishwasher as a shower. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Whole Foods Accused Of Overcharging For Packaged Food By As Much As $14

Whole Foods supermarkets have been routinely overcharging customers by overstating the weight of prepackaged meat, dairy and baked goods, New York City’s consumer chief said Wednesday.

06/25/2015

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Bay Area Workers Earning Nearly 50 Percent More Than Average U.S. Employee

San Francisco-area workers earn around 47 percent more than the U.S. average, according to statistics released today by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics.

06/23/2015

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7 Food Labels Shoppers Should Ignore Because They Are Meaningless

Some labels, like “organic,” “low-fat,” or “sugar-free” have real nutritional value because they are regulated by federal law. Others are just empty and purposely vague. Here are 7 meaningless labels you probably hear all the time.

06/23/2015

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Bay Area Driving School Closes, Leaves Customers Stranded

Stanford Driving School abruptly shut its doors last month, with no warning.

06/23/2015

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Study: Skinny Jeans Cause Nerve, Muscle Damage, Other Health Risks

Those skinny jeans in your closet might make you feel fashion forward, but doctors warn they could turn you into a fashion victim.

06/23/2015