The average unemployment rate in Oakland dropped to 9.4 percent in the third quarter of 2014 compared with 11.4 percent in the third quarter of 2013.
Putting Russia’s signature drink in the spotlight, President Vladimir Putin announced plans to cap the prices for vodka, as his country’s currency continues to plummet.
Stocks are pushing further into record territory as the Dow Jones industrial average tops 18,000 points for the first time.
Unemployment rates across the Bay Area dropped in November, compared with a year ago, according to data released Friday from the state’s Employment Development Department.
New state regulations that take effect in January that require poultry farmers to provide more space in hen houses is expected to drive up egg prices.
Apple has halted online sales of its iPhones, iPads and other products in Russia amid financial turmoil triggered by the steep decline in the country’s currency.
Two major Tahoe ski resorts opened Friday thanks to both natural and man-made snow, with a third resort expected to open before Thanksgiving.
San Jose is the most recent city to consider slapping a hotel tax on short-term rentals from websites like Airbnb, but the city maintains it’s not trying to discourage the “shared economy”.
Shopping can be a hassle, but there’s a new service intended to make it a less painful experience.
San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee may not be able to count Senator Dianne Feinstein among his backers for his re-election campaign.