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A sign is posted in front of eBay headquarters in San Jose. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

EBay Reports Higher Earnings; Icahn Seeking PayPal Spinoff

EBay is reporting higher earnings and revenue for the last three months of 2013, driven by a strong holiday season for its e-commerce site and PayPal.

01/22/2014

Suspect Juan Carlos Chavez, 'Bronxie' (San Jose Police Dept.)

Man Sought After Allegedly Stealing Puppy At Gunpoint In San Jose

A man who answered an online ad for a puppy for sale was being sought after pulling a gun on the sellers, attempting to carjack them and taking the dog in San Jose last month, police said Friday.

11/08/2013

A sign is posted in front of eBay headquarters in San Jose. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

EBay 3rd Quarter Earnings Top Expectations; Revenue Misses

EBay’s third-quarter earnings edged past analysts’ expectations, but revenue rose just short of estimates. The company’s profit and revenue outlook for the current quarter through December was also weaker than expected.

10/16/2013

A sign is posted in front of eBay headquarters in San Jose. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

EBay Profit Slides; Outlook Falls Short Of Expectations

EBay’s revenue increased in the second quarter as its PayPal business and namesake online marketplace continued to grow. But net income fell amid higher expenses and its outlook for the current quarter was shy of Wall Street’s expectations.

07/17/2013

PayPal

PayPal Looks To Conquer Payments In Space

PayPal wants to explore space — or at least begin to figure out how payments and commerce will work beyond Earth’s realm once space travel and tourism take off.

06/27/2013

A tamale husk offered for sale on eBay. (mattrick_subtext/eBay)

‘Tamale Husk Jesus’ Drawing Eyeballs, Not Bids Online

A San Francisco-based eBay seller is offering what he describes as “an apparition of Jesus Christ” that he discovered while cooking dinner earlier this month.

06/25/2013

1987 Barry Bonds baseball card signed 'Don't Do Drugs' (CBS Sports)

Barry Bonds ’87 ‘Say No To Drugs’ Baseball Card On eBay For $100K

Former San Francisco Giants slugger Barry Bonds signed an awful lot of baseball cards during his career, but chances are you’ve never seen one quite like this.

05/01/2013

EBay headquarters in San Jose. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

EBay Revenue Growth Misses Estimates; Stock Lower After Hours

EBay grew its earnings and revenue in the first quarter thanks to growth in its PayPal business and its e-commerce sites. But revenue fell shy of Wall Street’s expectations, causing investors to send the company’s stock lower in after-hours trading.

04/17/2013

Shoppers Make Final Purchases Before Christmas

Best Tips To Avoid Holiday Spending Mistakes From A South Bay Financial Professional

It’s the holidays. You have to buy gifts, but your bank account demands thriftiness and you need to avoid overspending. If you are one of many Americans who have been hit hard by the economy and are looking for ways to spend wisely over the holidays, here are a few suggestions, with input from a South Bay financial advisor.

12/04/2012

(CBS)

Government Sues eBay Over Noncompetition Agreement

The Justice Department is suing eBay Inc., accusing the company of eliminating a significant form of competition by agreeing with Intuit Inc. not to hire each other’s employees.

11/16/2012

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