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The 'Vessyl' cup offers users nutritional data on whatever is poured into it. (CBS)

Vessyl ‘Smart Cup’ Knows What’s Poured Into It, Helps Users Track Nutrition Data

A San Francisco company has created a cup that knows what’s poured into it.

10/06/2014

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Travel On A Budget This Labor Day Weekend

Here are some helpful tips to keep costs down while enjoying a safe and enjoyable trip over the Labor Day weekend.

08/20/2014

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7 Simple Tricks To Beat Jet Lag

No matter how seasoned you are as a traveler, you will get jet lag. Though jet lag can’t be avoided, it can be minimized on your next vacation with these seven tips.

03/07/2014

A photo illustration shows a variety of Monster Energy drinks. (Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images)

Mom Sues Monster Beverage In East Bay Court Over Son’s Death

The mother of a teenager who died from cardiac arrhythmia last year is blaming his death on Monster Beverage, alleging in a lawsuit filed Tuesday that his death was caused by habitually drinking the company’s energy drink.

06/25/2013

A photo illustration shows a variety of Monster Energy drinks. (Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images)

Monster Beverage Sues San Francisco Over Caffeine Demands

Monster Beverage is suing San Francisco’s city attorney over demands that the company reduce the amount of caffeine in its energy drinks and stop marketing to minors.

04/30/2013

A customer sips his order from the Get Goes Mobile Cafe. (Get Goes Mobile Cafe/Facebook)

About The Bay: Bay Area Couple Brews Mobile Coffee Concept

Two local entrepreneurs are trying to revolutionize the coffee business, revving up a roaming espresso machine of sorts.

03/26/2013

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Bay Area Coffee Shops Pressed By Rising Bean Prices

An increase in retail coffee prices could be brewing as the wholesale cost of coffee beans continues to rise.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–08/29/2011

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California Assembly Bans Caffeine-Laced Beer Drinks

The California Assembly has approved a bill to prohibit beer laced with caffeine, joining other states that have banned beverages that critics say are aimed at young drinkers and make it easy to drink too much.

CBS San Francisco–07/11/2011

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Four Loko Alcoholic Drink To Lose Caffeine Jolt

The manufacturer of popular caffeinated alcohol drink Four Loko has said it will remove the caffeine from its products, pulling the blend off the market just as the Food and Drug Administration is poised to ban it.

CBS San Francisco–11/16/2010

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