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Fed Jury Indicts Haitian Man In Email Takeover Scam, That Emptied $233K From NorCal Man’s Account

Authorities said Maxito Pean sent a phishing email to a man in Saratoga to trick him into entering his bank username and password on a phony website.

10/29/2014

Evan Spiegel of Snapchat attends TechCruch Disrupt SF 2013 at San Francisco Design Center on September 9, 2013 in San Francisco, California. (Steve Jennings/Getty Images for TechCrunch)

Facebook Reportedly Rebuffed In $3 Billion Bid To Buy Snapchat

Menlo Park’s Facebook has reportedly been spurned in its efforts to buy the popular photo-sharing app Snapchat.

11/14/2013

Protesters march from Justin Herman Plaza to Wells Fargo Headquarters in San Francisco's Financial District. (CBS)

Arrests Made As SF Protest Targets Wells Fargo Meeting

Authorities arrested 24 protesters who were part of a group attempting to disrupt the Wells Fargo shareholder meeting in downtown San Francisco Tuesday afternoon.

04/24/2012

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San Mateo County Sheriff’s Department Takes Over Millbrae Police

The Millbrae Police Department is no more as the San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office officially took over operations.

03/06/2012

Oracle Corp. company headquarters in Redwood Shores. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Oracle To Pay $1.9B For Dublin-Based Doftware Company

The planned purchase of Taleo extends Oracle’s offerings in the growing arena of cloud-based computing. With such an approach, businesses don’t run software and services in-house, but rather send those tasks to remote locations operated by companies such as Oracle and IBM Corp.

02/09/2012

Police officers surround the Occupy Oakland camp to secure the area before moving into the camp to take down tents to evict the protesters on November 14, 2011. (Photo by KIMIHIRO HOSHINO/AFP/Getty Images)

Judge Threatens Oakland Police Department With Federal Takeover

A judge says the scandal-plagued department will go under federal control if it fails to quickly make good on reforms agreed to nine years ago.

01/25/2012

Google Mulls Possible Role In Yahoo Bid

The Wall Street Journal reports that Google is exploring the possibility of helping to finance a possible deal by others to acquire Yahoo.

10/22/2011

A sign at Yahoo headquarters in Sunnyvale. (AP)

Yahoo! Shares Climb On Report Of Possible AOL Merger

Investors were running up the price of Yahoo shares Thursday after a report saying AOL and a group of private equity firms may bid for the Web company.

CBS San Francisco–10/14/2010

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