Gov. Brown Raises Legal Age To Buy Tobacco To 21The governor of California on Wednesday approved raising the legal age to buy tobacco for smoking, dipping, chewing and vaping from 18 to 21.
Warriors' Curry Gets Platelet-Rich Plasma Treatment To Speed Knee RecoveryIn an effort to speed up his recovery, Curry received platelet-rich plasma treatment on his ailing right knee.
Janet Jackson Pregnant With Her First ChildJust days before Mother's Day and her 50th birthday, a source confirms to Entertainment Tonight that Janet Jackson is pregnant with her first child...
Deadline Looms For Gov. Brown On Raising Tobacco Age To 21Gov. Jerry Brown faces a midnight deadline to act on six bills to restrict tobacco use in California, including a bill to raise the minimum age to buy cigarettes to 21.
Bay Area Scientists Join Forces To Help Contain Zika VirusExperts say get ready, the Zika virus is coming to the United States and while there is no vaccine or cure, there is some good news. Rival teams of scientists are joining forces for the public good.
Feds Drop Case Against Oakland Harborside Marijuana DispensaryOakland city officials said Tuesday that the U.S. Attorney’s Office has dropped its case against a medical cannabis dispensary in their city after a legal battle that last lasted nearly four years.
Whoopi Goldberg Joins Medical Pot Business With Items Geared Towards Women A San Francisco cannabis club is among the first to sell medical marijuana products designed especially for women by Whoopi Goldberg.
Novato’s Republic Of Tea Recalls Green Tea Over Salmonella WorriesA Novato-based company that blends and markets premium teas from all over the world is recalling a type of green tea over the possibility of salmonella.
‘This Free Life’ Anti-Smoking Campaign Targets LGBT Young AdultsA new anti-smoking campaign hopes to convince hundreds of thousands of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender young adults not to light up.
Cafe Gratitude, Gracias Madre Owners Upset Vegan Patrons By Slaughtering AnimalsOwners of two premier vegan restaurants in California have angered some patrons after revealing that they have slaughtered animals and eaten meat at their Vacaville farm.
Ground-Breaking UC Word Cloud Map Could Help ‘Broken Brains’Researchers at the University Of California-Berkeley have developed a word cloud map of the cerebral cortex, a breakthrough they hope may someday help victims of stroke or other maladies that impact speech.
San Francisco Rice Noodle Maker Shuts Down Over ContaminationA San Francisco-based rice noodle manufacturer has agreed to cease any food preparation services to settle a complaint brought by federal prosecutors earlier this month over unsanitary food handling.