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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

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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

Gas pump in San Francisco. (David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

Gas Prices Dipping At Close Of Record-High Year

By Monday, the national average should fall below the $3.2775 a gallon drivers were paying on Jan. 1, according to analysts. The drop is a present for those planning to hit the road during what is expected to be the busiest Christmas travel season in six years.

12/14/2012

Crab fishermen take a break from loading crab traps onto their boat at Fisherman's Wharf in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Bay Area Crab Season Back On After Price Settlement Reached

Dozens of Bay Area crab boats are preparing to head out to sea again after a weeklong standoff over the price of fresh Dungeness crab ended Tuesday, an industry spokesman said.

12/11/2012

Zynga

Zynga Shares Tumble After Facebook Agreement Disclosed

Zynga shares were falling in after-hours trading after the online game company and Facebook disclosed in government filings that they changed the terms of their long-standing relationship.

11/30/2012

A sign welcoming Facebook is flashed on a screen outside the NASDAQ stock exchange at Times Square in New York, May 18, 2012. (Emmanuel Dunand/AFP/GettyImages)

Facebook Stock Falling As Employees Begin Selling Shares

Facebook’s stock price fell Wednesday, the day employees were eligible to start selling restricted stock in the company.

10/31/2012

Apple Introduces Latest iPad

Apple Stock Falls Below $600 For 1st Time Since July

Apple’s stock fell below $600 Friday for the first time in three months, after the consumer electronics behemoth warned that costs of making new products will cut into profits in the holiday quarter.

10/26/2012

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