1st Tesla Driver Killed In Crash While Using Autopilot; NHTSA InvestigatingTesla says the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is investigating the performance of the autopilot system in a Model S sedan during a fatal crash.
Pepsi Bringing Back A Taste Of The '90s With Crystal PepsiPepsiCo is bringing back the 1990s this summer with an eight-week release of Crystal Pepsi, one of the iconic beverages of that decade.
San Jose's Homicide Rate Up As It Falls In San Francisco & OaklandIt doesn’t happen very often, but homicides in the Bay Area’s three largest cities are at about the same level, and while that’s good news for Oakland and San Francisco, it’s bad news for San Jose.
Uncertainty For Some Business Owners As Minimum Wage Creeps To $13/Hour In San FranciscoThe minimum wage in San Francisco goes up 75-cents Friday, hitting $13 an hour for the city’s lowest paid workers.
San Francisco Mayor Opposes Tech Tax To Pay For HomelessA proposed payroll tax on tech firms to pay for homeless services is being met with resistance from San Francisco’s Mayor.
Googling An Earthquake? Search Engine Wants To Be Source For Latest Quake InfoWhen the earth starts to quake, Google wants to be your source for information.
Economist Calls For A Bay Area 'Mega-Region'An influential economic think tank believes planning for Bay Area economic growth needs to be expanded from the current 9-county DMA to a ‘mega-region’ stretching from Sacramento to the Central Valley to Monterey.
Decline In Heart, Stroke-Related Deaths StallsAfter years of steady improvement in the mortality rate caused by heart diseases, a new study shows that the decline has stalled.
Funky-Smelling Silicon Valley Tap Water Caused By Delta Algae BloomWater officials in Silicon Valley are warning residents that the water coming out of their taps may be smelly and dirty, but it’s still safe to drink.
Tongue-In-Cheek Hashtag 'HeterosexualPrideDay' Trending On Social MediaWhat appears to be a tongue-in-cheek social media movement to mark June 29 as a day to celebrate heterosexual pride has become one of the day’s top online trends.
Amazon Picks Richmond For Latest Bay Area Expansion SpotAmazon has signed another East Bay industrial lease - in Richmond this time, further expanding its warehouse space in the Bay Area.
Hackers Among New Threats To Rio Games VisitorsTech experts now have a word of warning for travelers taking smartphones and tables with them to the Rio Games.