Some Uber Drivers Are Teaming Up To Force 'Surge' PricingUber drivers are now organizing en masse and finding ways to game the app's system in order to raise fares that passengers pay.
Lean Year For Salmon Fishing Likely To Drive Prices UpThe price of salmon could be way up as fishermen face what could be one of the worst seasons in years.
Avocado Shortage Sends Prices SoaringIf you are a guacamole lover, be prepared to dip deeper into your wallet as the price of avocado is skyrocketing.
Food Prices Dipping Nationwide, But Hardly Noticeable For Bay Area ShoppersEconomists say that food prices nationwide are going down.
Oakland Beats San Francisco For Growth In Rental, Home PricesSan Francisco housing prices are high, but the fastest rate of growth in both rents and purchase prices is in Oakland.
Starbucks Raises Prices To Give Workers A RaiseExpect to pay more for your Venti Caramel Waffle Cone Frappuchino on your next trip to Starbucks.
Almond Prices Drop Significantly For California GrowersAlmond prices in California have dropped significantly in the past few months.
California Voters To Decide On Drug Price InitiativeAn initiative to limit the price the state pays for prescription drugs has qualified for California's 2016 ballot.
New Website Lets Californians Compare Surgery Prices At HospitalsCalifornia is trying to help patients avoid big medical bills. A new tool lets patients crunch the numbers before going under the knife.
Palo Alto's New School Superintendent Facing Sticker Shock Over Home PricesPalo Alto’s new school superintendent is facing sticker shock in his search for a home in one of the Bay Area’s priciest real estate markets.
Prices Of Bay Area Homes Rise For 40th Month In A Row, Hitting $661K AverageThe prices of homes sold in the Bay Area over the last two months are nearing historic highs, while the number of sales are near normal levels, according to data released Wednesday by the research firm CoreLogic.
Starbucks Raising Prices On Heels Of Move To Close La BoulangeStarbucks is raising prices again starting Tuesday, with the increases ranging from 5 to 20 cents for most affected drinks, the company said.