Judge Suspends WhatsApp Throughout Brazil For 3 DaysThe popular WhatsApp messaging service is not working in Brazil, apparently as a result of an ongoing judicial battle.
Lawsuit Accuses Starbucks Of Overfilling Cold Drinks With IceA federal lawsuit claims Starbucks regularly overfills its cold drinks with ice instead of using the advertised amount of coffee or other liquid in its plastic cups.
Gov. Jerry Brown Rips Florida Governor Over ‘Silly’ Attempt To Lure JobsCalifornia's governor is ripping into Florida Gov. Rick Scott and his latest effort to try to convince companies to move to Florida.
After 12 Year Wait, CleanPower SF Begins Providing Renewable EnergyWith the flip of a switch, San Francisco took a huge step Sunday towards 100 percent green power.
Mystery Founder Of Bitcoin Comes ForwardAn Australian man long rumored to be associated with the digital currency Bitcoin has publicly identified himself as its creator.
Weight Of Cheap Commodities Crushing North Bay Recycling CompanyFor 60 years, Joe Garbarino has been moving Marin’s trash, and for many of those years he could do it at a healthy profit. Not any more.
The Rafu Shimpo, Oldest Japanese-American Newspaper, Faces Possible ClosureThe paper started in 1903 and survived World War II, when writers and editors were shipped off to internment camps.
Koch Brothers Push Forward Efforts To Hide Nonprofit Donors' IdentitiesThe billionaire Koch brothers' are steamrolling ahead in their efforts on both the state and federal level to hide the identity of donors to nonprofit groups.
Rovi Buying TiVo In $1.1 Billion Cash-And-Stock DealDigital TV listing company Rovi is buying TiVo in a cash-and-stock deal valued at about $1.1 billion.
Accused Bay Area High-End Wine Thieves Face Federal ChargesFederal charges have been filed against two men who are accused of transporting stolen wine worth hundreds of thousands of dollars.
Some Central Valley Orchards Irrigated With Oilfield Waste WaterSome of the biggest growers in the Central Valley area aren't worried about conserving water because they've found a steady supply -- but there's a catch.
Uber Charging Passengers If Driver Waits Over 2 MinutesUber is testing out new policies meant to encourage passengers to be more prompt when requesting rides.