4-Hour Wait For Blue Bottle Coffee In TokyoThe company, which began in Oakland, California in 2002, hopes its early popularity is more than a passing fad.
Falling Tree Takes Down Muni Lines, Blocks Traffic Along San Francisco StreetA tree fell on a sidewalk, taking down Muni power lines and blocking lanes of traffic on a major thoroughfare in San Francisco Sunday.
TSA Offers Cash Rewards For Anyone With A Better Idea To Move Long Security LinesAirline passengers who dread the long security checkpoint lines at the airport now have an opportunity to do something about it, and win some cash while doing it.
Global Entry Program, Meant To Speed Up Customs Checks At Airports, Bogged Down By Application Process The Global Entry program gets approximately 50,000 applications a month, and the process can take more than two months, especially in a busy locale like the Bay Area.
Larry Magid: TSA Wants You To Charge Electronics Before You Board The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is following up on reports that terrorists may try to target planes by turning cell phones into undetectable bombs.
TSA Pre-Check Enrollment Expands In The East Bay For Airline Passengers An enrollment center for a program to expedite screenings by the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is now open in Oakland.
Bay Area 'Twi-Hards' Thirst For Opening Movie TicketsThe final film installment of "Twilight," based on the best-selling vampire books, opened in theaters early Friday at midnight and many Bay Area fans, snatching up tickets...
Sandwich’s Popularity Grows At Oakland’s Bakesale Betty Hundreds of customers wait in line every day to get their hands on the legendary fried chicken sandwich at the popular Oakland shop.
Props 20 & 27: Redistricting Panel ExpandedCalifornians have voted to expand the role of an independent commission tasked with redrawing the state’s legislative districts.