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The Olympic rings are seen at Tower Bridge as part of the Opening Ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium on July 27, 2012 in London, England. (Mark Kolbe/Getty Images)

San Francisco To Bid On Hosting The 2024 Summer Olympics

San Francisco is one of four finalist cities being considered for a U.S. bid to host the Olympic Games.

11/20/2014

(L-R) Pharrell Williams & Daft Punk (credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Arby’s Snatches Pharrell’s Hat For $40,100 On eBay

The “Happy” singer’s famous fedora was purchased on eBay by the fast food chain…

03/04/2014

Gov. Jerry Brown is sending 18 emergency specialists to assist with the mudslide in Washington State. (CBS)

Jerry Brown To Seek Re-Election As California Governor

California Gov. Jerry Brown says he will seek re-election.

02/27/2014

Pharrell Williams  (credit: Christopher Polk/Getty Images)

Pharrell Williams Auctioning Off His Grammys Hat For Charity

Proceeds from the sale of the much-talked-about Vivienne Westwood hat will benefit…

02/21/2014

The Yosemite toboggan run seen in 1928. (NPS)

Once Touted As Olympic Venue, Yosemite Now Working To Keep Crowds Away

New plans by the National Park Service to retain Yosemite Valley’s natural wonders show a 180-degree shift from Prohibition-era plans to host the Olympic games and bring huge crowds to the national park.

02/18/2014

Patrick Dempsey (credit: Vittorio Zunino Celotto/Getty Images)

Patrick Dempsey Out Of Tully’s Coffee Venture

Actor Patrick Dempsey and his business partner in the venture that acquired Tully’s Coffee out of bankruptcy have dissolved their partnership…

08/24/2013

California High-Speed Rail

Board Approves Contract For 1st Segment Of California High-Speed Rail Line

The board overseeing California’s $68 billion high-speed rail project approved a contract to start the first construction work for a bullet train in the Central Valley at its meeting Thursday in Sacramento.

06/06/2013

Patrick Dempsey (Photo by Robert Laberge/Getty Images)

Tully’s Coffee To Go To Dempsey’s Group

The auction for Tully’s Coffee chain concluded Friday in federal bankruptcy court, with a judge approving the sale to an ownership group led by actor Patrick Dempsey…

01/12/2013

Patrick Dempsey's Bid On Tully's Coffee Appears Successful

Patrick Dempsey’s Bid On Tully’s Coffee Appears Successful

Actor Patrick Dempsey said it appears his bid to buy Tully’s Coffee has prevailed in a bankruptcy auction. Tully’s has shops in Pleasanton, San Francisco & San Jose…

01/04/2013

Kodak. (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Tech Report: Shutterfly Emerges As Likely Buyer Of Kodak’s Online Services

Shutterfly’s stock was up for a second straight day on Thursday after emerging as the likely buyer of certain assets of photo pioneer Eastman Kodak’s online photo services business.

04/27/2012

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