A homeless San Jose man has been charged with arson and first degree burglary for allegedly starting the fire that destroyed the former home of San Francisco Bay Area station KNTV. Stillman Pfeffer has been charged with using a liquid accelerant to start the fire. The abandoned building has recently been used as an encampment by the city’s homeless. Show More Summary
Baltimore Ravens coach John Harbaugh acknowledged Friday that the Ravens and the San Francisco 49ers will conduct four joint practices after their preseason opener. This arrangement makes a lot of sense for both teams, and that's why...Show More Summary
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As each day of the offseason passes, the needs of the once-draft-rich and roster-flush San Francisco 49ers seem to grow. Off-the-field actions and telltale signs provided by the team's transaction wire have painted a picture of what general manager Trent Baalke might be prioritizing in this year's NFL draft. Show More Summary
How Important Are Hedge Funds in a Crisis? Reint Gropp Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco April 14, 2014 Before the 2007–09 crisis, standard risk measurement methods substantially underestimated the threat to the financial system. One reason was that these methods didn’t account for how closely commercial banks, investment banks, hedge funds,...Read More
First, the good news: Young life sciences companies in the Mission Bay area of San Francisco are largely surviving, thriving and growing. Now the bad news: They’re going to need a lot more space — and soon. San Francisco’s biotech and...Show More Summary
In an extended offseason such as this, there’s a lot of time for common wisdom to set in. Player X has to be drafted in the first round, because everyone agrees he’s a first-round pick, but Player Y’s arms are a quarter-inch too short,...Show More Summary
Despite its potentially harmful effects in children, codeine continues to be prescribed in U.S. emergency rooms, according to new research from UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital San Francisco.
If you were asked which two states found themselves host to huge 420 celebrations on Sunday, you’d probably not have a hard time figuring it out. Both California and Colorado have been in the headlines quite a bit after they became the first two states to legalize the use of marijuana. So to probably no
Facebook, the world's most popular social network, is reportedly looking to get into the lucrative ad network game, perhaps as early as their F8 developers conference set to kick off in San Francisco on April 30, 2014. Facebook has been...Show More Summary
The San Francisco 49ers have six selections in the first three rounds of the upcoming NFL draft. In a prior article, the strategy suggested was for general manager Trent Baalke to trade up in the draft and select Michigan State cornerback...Show More Summary
Buster Posey hit a two-run home run and Tim Lincecum earned his first victory of the season for the San Francisco Giants, who had only three hits in beating San Diego 4-3 Sunday to snap a three-game losing streak.
This coming weekend (April 25 – 27), I will be flying to San Francisco for the Home business Summit. Before I tell you about what the HBS is, let me tell you what the event’s big promise is: “If You […]
California Obamacare enrollees are struggling to find doctors who accept their newly purchased health insurance plans. UCSF Dr. Kevin Grumbach calls the phenomenon "medical homelessness." CBS San Francisco says that many of the health...Show More Summary
Democratic Congressman Mike Honda, (D -CA), from the high-tech 17th congressional district in Silicon Valley, has a rather curious place for his campaign headquarters, the San Francisco Chronicle reports: inside the headquarters of Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Local 521. Show More Summary
The latest full-time addition to Google's secretive anti-aging initiative, Project Calico, is Cynthia Kenyon, a high-profile biochemist and biophysicist at the University of California, San Francisco.
Creative work is not only best for bad moods, but doing creative activities outside of the office can boost your on-the-job performance, says a new study by psychologist Kevin Eschleman of San Francisco State University. Read more.....
According to Gallup, 70.5% of Americans surveyed in 2012 and 2013 said they felt safe walking alone at night. This is effectively unchanged from 2011, when 71% of respondents said they felt safe. More8 Solutions to San Francisco’s Housing ProblemsSan Francisco’s New DisruptionMen Charged With Toppling Ancient Rock Formation Avoid Jail Time Huffington PostHere's An…
In a recent interview from Marketo’s Marketing Nation Summit in downtown San Francisco, Murray Newlands talks with gShift […] Author information Murray Newlands CEO at The Mail Online Murray is Deputy Editor at Search Engine Journal, Murray...Show More Summary
Justin Sullivan/Getty ImagesA clerk rings up a customer at Cal-Mart Grocery in San Francisco. By John W. Schoen Alert shoppers are accustomed to watching food prices go up and down. But a string of forces -- from droughts to diseases...Show More Summary