Bay Area Businesses Among 379 Pushing Supreme Court To Declare Same-Sex Marriage Constitutional RightBay Area businesses ranging from the San Francisco Giants to Silicon Valley firms such as Google Inc. and Facebook Inc. are among 379 companies that asked the U.S. Supreme Court Thursday to declare a constitutional right to same-sex marriage.
San Francisco and L.A. County District Attorneys Sue Uber, Reach Settlement With LyftThe district attorneys of San Francisco and Los Angles announced on Tuesday they are suing ride services company Uber and have reached a settlement with Lyft.
Twitter Awaits San Francisco Officials' Review Of Proposal To Build Sky Bridge WalkwayTwitter wants to build a sky bridge to connect the two buildings that make up its San Francisco headquarters to help save employees time in moving from one building to another.
Reddit Forces Remote Workers To Live In San Francisco Or Lose JobThe community sharing news site Reddit has issued an ultimatum to its employees -- live in San Francisco, or lose your job.
Berlin Bans Uber Rideshare App Citing Passenger SafetyBerlin taxi drivers were celebrating Thursday after authorities banned the ridesharing service Uber from operating in the city because of safety concerns.
Thieves Steal $500K Worth Of Phone Chargers From Union City WarehouseA Union City electronics company became the latest Silicon Valley business burglarized for its high-tech gear.
Federal Trade Commission Accuses T-Mobile Of Bogus Consumer Charges The Federal Trade Commission is alleging that T-Mobile USA, Inc., made "hundreds of millions" of dollars off its customers through bogus charges.
Santa Clara County Joins Lawsuit Against Drug Firms Over Narcotic PainkillersSanta Clara County Thursday joined a lawsuit filed by Orange County charging major drug firms with deceiving consumers about the dangers of using opioid narcotic painkillers for non-cancer-related pain.
SF Bar Allegedly Charging Extra For Female Company Shut DownThe California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control Thursday closed a San Francisco bar for 45 days, alleging that patrons were being charged a surcharge on drinks in return for female company.
Pair Sentenced For South Bay 'Low-Ball Estimate' Moving Company Fraud SchemeTwo men were sentenced in federal court in San Jose to 18 months in prison for a “low-ball estimate” moving company fraud scheme following an investigation dating back to 2003, a U.S. attorney said.
Levi Strauss Cutting 800 Jobs Levi Strauss & Co. is planning to eliminate about 800 jobs as part of restructuring efforts over the next 12 to 18 months.
Exxon Overtakes Apple As World's Most Valuable CompanyExxon has surpassed Apple as world’s most valuable company after the tech company’s stock fell.
East Bay Company's Massive Car Tracking Database Sparks DebateIf you own a car, chances are police know where you’ve been lately – thanks to a Bay Area company that is keeping them in the loop.
Potential Buyers Show Little Interest In SolyndraThe Fremont solar panel manufacturer that received a half-billion dollar loan from the federal government has been unable to attract much interest from potential buyers to take over its operations.