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Uber Eats Aims to Drive S.F. Ride-Hailing Company to ProfitabilityBy year's end, Uber says Eats will cover 70 percent of the U.S. population and be in 243 metro areas, mainly by expanding into smaller cities.
Pabst Says MillerCoors is Trying to Put It Out of BusinessPabst Brewing Company and MillerCoors are going to trial, with hipster favorite Pabst contending that MillerCoors wants to put it out of business by ending a longstanding partnership through which it brews Pabst's beers.
Bay Area Crab Season to Start Thursday; Domoic Acid Levels Delay North Coast SeasonThe opening of the commercial Dungeness crab season has been delayed until at least Dec. 1 in the waters north of Bodega Bay to the Sonoma/Mendocino county line because of elevated levels of domoic acid; the commercial fishery south of this area will open as scheduled Thursday.
Amid Juul Investigation, FDA Plans New Restrictions On E-Cigarette FlavorsTaking on epidemic levels of teen e-cigarette use, the US Food and Drug Administration is expected to announce new restrictions on the sale of e-cigarette products an agency official confirmed Thursday.
Yelp's Shares Take A Beating After Revenue MissShares of Yelp Inc. took a beating Thursday after the online-reviews site reported soft third-quarter sales and indicated the current period would also be weak.
Wells Fargo Finds Another 145 Customers Who Lost Homes After GlitchWells Fargo has identified 145 more customers whose homes were foreclosed on because of an apparent computer glitch.