Susan Leigh Taylor

Travelers wait in line to go through security at San Francisco International Airport. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

CLEAR Secure Traveler Program Returning To SFO

A company that offers faster access to airport security lines to customers announced plans to resume service at San Francisco International Airport.

05/17/2012

A power cable from a vehicle charging station is seen plugged into the side of a Toyota Prius plug-in hybrid August 25, 2010 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

California Electric Cars The Greenest In The Country

It turns out that location, location, location isn’t just important in real estate, according to a new study, it also plays an important role in determining how green your electric car really is.

04/17/2012

Facebook

Analyst: Puffed Up User Numbers May Mean Facebook Is Overvalued

Facebook says it has 843 million monthly active users, but getting a read on how many people actually visit Facebook’s site every day is considerably more complicated. Ultimately, some experts have said that that could mean the company is over-valued.

02/07/2012

EPA Administrator Lisa P. Jackson addresses reporters at the Environmental Protection Agency headquarters in Washington in 2009. (AP File Photo)

EPA Head Tours Bay Area Electric Car Company

The head of the Environmental Protection Agency is in the Bay Area Thursday and planned to tour an electric vehicle company. It’s an industry that has really benefited from the auto-bailout and the stimulus package because a big chunk of that money went to making batteries for electric cars.

02/03/2012

Tony Bennett's Belvedere Home For Sale

‘I Left My Heart In San Francisco’ Turns 50

Tony Bennett will be back in town next month to sign “I Left My Heart in San Francisco.”

01/25/2012

Franklin Middle School in Vallejo. (CBS)

Vallejo Good Samaritan Replaces Money Stolen From Middle School

A Vallejo city official, dismayed that thieves stole donations at a holiday fundraising concert for Benjamin Franklin Middle School, said Thursday he would personally replace all the money that had been taken.

12/15/2011

Apple Takes Another Step Towards Total Production Control

Apple is shifting the production of its iPhone and iPad displays to Sharp Corporation marking a big change in the way Apple does business, and one more step towards taking total control of the manufacturing process.

11/28/2011

Desmond Trufant #6 of the Washington Huskies gets called for a face mask on Chris Owusu #81 of the Stanford Cardinal at Stanford Stadium on October 22, 2011 in Stanford, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Innovative Stanford Football Mouthpieces Measure Force Of Tackles

Athletes and coaches are turning to technology to help them with growing concern over head injuries, and Stanford’s football team is the first in the nation to use a special mouthpiece that measures the force of head movement.

11/08/2011

(CBS)

El Cerrito Private School Facing Bank Seizure

A private school in El Cerrito needs to raise nearly $1 million to avoid a bank seizure.

09/30/2011

Phone book, yellow pages

Berkeley Seeking Opt-Out Ordinance For Yellow Pages Delivery

Berkeley has moved another step closer to adopting a Yellow Pages program that would make it easy for locals to decline delivery. The goal is to eliminate the estimated 50,000 Berkeley phone books that go from the front porch, straight into the recycling bin.

09/21/2011

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