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Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) during early trading on October 14, 2014 in New York City. In morning trading the Dow was up over 50 points following a drop yesterday of over 200 points as investors grow concerned about the global economy falling back into recession.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Markets Brace For 61-Second Minute To Make Up For Earth’s Slowing Rotation

The average minute will briefly gain an extra second Tuesday, to make up for the earth’s slowing rotation, and stock exchanges around the globe are bracing for it.

06/29/2015

People in Leap bus in San Francisco. (Leap)

Leap Suspends Private Bus Service In San Francisco After Receiving Cease And Desist Notice

The San Francisco startup has received a Cease and Desist notice from the California Public Utilities Commission, and has temporarily suspended service.

05/20/2015

People in Leap bus in San Francisco. (Leap)

Private San Francisco Bus Company Accused Of Removing Wheelchair Access From Fleet

A complaint has been filed with the U.S. Justice Department against Leap, a private fleet of San Francisco buses, over a removal of wheelchair accessible seating.

04/17/2015

People in Leap bus in San Francisco. (Leap)

Swanky San Francisco Bus System Serving Marina Commuters Breakfast On Board

A new public transit system described as a hybrid between a Muni bus and an Uber taxi is launching its first route in San Francisco Wednesday.

03/17/2015

Ocean Beach in San Francisco. (CBS)

Federal Shutdown Wipes Out SF Sand Castle Competition To Benefit Schools

An elaborate sandcastle building competition to benefit arts in local schools has been postponed indefinitely amid the federal government shutdown.

10/09/2013

Marijuana leaves (AP Graphic)

Former Cop Pitches Medical Marijuana Products At Oakland Expo

A former law enforcement officer is touting the benefits of medicinal marijuana in Oakland after a broken back back has given him a change of heart.

09/04/2011