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Google's search engine. (AHMAD GHARABLI/AFP/Getty Images)

Google Stock Passes $1,000 Mark For 1st Time

Shortly after the markets opened Friday, Google Inc. shares jumped 14 percent to $1,015.46 and closed a day heavy trading at $1,011.41. The gains marked Google’s biggest one-day jump in more than five years.

10/18/2013

Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange walk wear an insignia for Pandora Media Inc., the online-radio company, on its first day of trading as a public company on June 15, 2011 in New York City. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Pandora Stock Hits All-Time High After Court Battle Win Over Royalty Costs

Pandora stock hit an all-time high Thursday in the wake of a court ruling that should help trim its songwriter royalty costs.

09/19/2013

The share price of  Facebook stock is seen at the Nasdaq stock market in New York. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Facebook Shares Climbs Back To IPO Price

Facebook’s stock price has passed its $38 IPO price for the first time since its rocky initial public offering more than a year ago.

07/31/2013

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks at an event at Facebook's headquarters office in Menlo Park, California, on January 15, 2012. Today, Facebook announced the limited beta release of Graph Search, a feature that will create a new way for people to navigate connections and search social networks. AFP PHOTO  Josh Edelson        (Photo credit should read Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images)

Facebook Nears $38 IPO Price For 1st Time

The world’s biggest online social network has been on a roll since it reported stronger-than-expected earnings on July 24. Investors are especially upbeat about its fast-growing mobile advertising revenue.

07/30/2013

The mega-chain began in 1971 as one store in downtown Seattle. Three friends invested $1350 each of their own money. Imagine that return! (Getty Images)

Starbucks Hiking Prices Despite Falling Coffee Costs

The Seattle-based coffee company has said it’s hiking prices on average by 1 percent nationally starting Tuesday. But it says the price for many drinks, such as medium and large brewed coffees and Frappuccinos, won’t change in most of its 11,000 U.S. cafes.

06/25/2013

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EBMUD Proposes Raising Water Rates For Customers

East Bay Municipal Utility District General Manager Alexander Coate Tuesday proposed a 19 percent water rate increase for customers over the next two years to pay for infrastructure and maintenance work.

05/14/2013

A vet examines a cat.  (Liu Jin/AFP/Getty Images)

ConsumerWatch: Do Your Research Before You Have A Pet Emergency

The worst time to find a vet is when your pet suddenly falls sick – that’s why it’s important for pet owners to do some research ahead of time.

05/08/2013

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Central California Mayor Facing Charges After Fight Over Milkshake Price

Authorities say a California official who was yelling about the price of a milkshake at a Foster’s Freeze shop is facing a misdemeanor charge after he challenged a bystander who tried to intercede to a fight.

02/06/2013

An Apple ipad tablet displays app icons on its home screen. (Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

Apple Worst Performing S&P Stock So Far This Year

Apple was the worst performing stock on the S&P 500 for the month of January, despite a historic surge for the index overall.

02/05/2013

Netflix envelopes (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Netflix Stock Jumps 37 Percent In 1 Day

Netflix stock is on its way to its biggest one-day gain since the video subscription service went public more than a decade ago.

01/24/2013

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