The Death Star Would Cost $7.7 Octillion Per Day To OperateTalk about death to the Empire's budget! A British company runs the numbers, including laundry and light-bulb bills...
Big Sur Wildfire Fight Now Costliest In U.S. HistoryNearly two months after it started, the deadly Soberanes Fire near Big Sur in Monterey County has become the costliest fire to fight in U.S. history.
Top 'Hamilton' Premium Ticket Pushed Close To Record $850The previous high for premium ticket prices was $477 for the best seats at "The Book of Mormon." ''Hamilton" will easily shatter than mark...
Cost Of Long-Term Care Edges Closer To $100K For SomeLong-term care grew more expensive again this year, with the median annual bill for a private nursing home room edging closer to $100,000, according to a survey from Genworth Financial.
Nearly $3 Million Price Tag For Policing SF During Super Bowl 50Hosting Super Bowl 50 in San Francisco came with a nearly $3 million price tag to keep police patrolling the streets of the city.
Renters Feeling Squeeze Of Tight Market Across The Country, Not Just The Bay AreaThe tight rental market isn’t just putting the squeeze on residents in the Bay Area as new research from Harvard shows that low and even moderate-income earners are facing affordability issues across the country.
5,000 Percent Increase In Popular Drug Prompts Protests From SpecialistsA dramatic overnight price increase for a decades old drug developed by a Hayward company has prompted protests from infectious disease specialists.
San Francisco Sells Second Most Expensive Beers In U.S., Study SaysIn the Bay Area, prices are at a high for more than just housing.
San Francisco Too Expensive For McDonald's?McDonald’s famous golden arches are vanishing from San Francisco, and real estate prices could be the culprit.
Study Suggests Housing Santa Clara County’s Homeless Is Cheaper Than Letting Them Live On StreetsA new long-term study shows that it actually might be cheaper to build housing for the homeless than to allow them to live on the streets.
Muir Woods Entry Fee Going Up From $7 To $10Entry for children under 16 years of age will continue to be free, said the National Park Service, which announced the price increase on Thursday.
Cost To File Ballot Measure in California Jumps From $200 To $8,000 Following Kill All Gays InitiativeIt could cost a lot more to file a ballot measure in California.
Alameda County Supervisor Wants Raiders To Renovate Coliseum Rather Than Build New StadiumNate Miley wants the Raiders to renovate the Coliseum, as he says a new stadium could cost taxpayers $300 million.
Did My Gas Cost Really Just Go Up 70 Cents A Gallon This Week? Yep
Oakland Protests, Staffing Shortages Send Police Overtime Estimate To $30MOakland’s Police Chief says the city has spent $3-million on overtime for his officers covering protests, and the department could spend upwards of $30-million on overtime, despite budgeting just $15-million for this fiscal year.