The 94702 ZIP code comprises part of the city of Berkley, about a 15 minute drive from Oakland and 30 minutes from San Francisco. Known for being the home of the University of California, Berkley, the area is also popular for its vibrant, laid-back culture and proximity to both Oakland and San Francisco...
Verizon will combine Yahoo's search, email and messenger assets with its AOL unit. ||| New York/San Francisco - Verizon Communications said on Monday it would buy Yahoo’s core internet properties for $4.83 billion in cash, marking the end of the line for a storied Web pioneer and setting the stage for a big new internet push by the telecom giant. Show More Summary
As I await tomorrow, the 50th Anniversary of the Land's End Pub in San Francisco (now Soda Popinki's at 1548 California St, bet. Polk and Larkin Sts.), owning it was probably the high point of my life (so far !). I shall reappear @ 5 pm. Show More Summary
By Jonathan Weber and Jeffrey Dastin SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - When senior Yahoo executives gathered at a San Jose hotel for a management retreat in the spring of 2006, there was no outward sign of a company in crisis. The internet pioneer, not yet a teenager, had just finished the prior year with $1.9 billion in profits on $5.3 billion in revenue. Show More Summary
Jay Bruce hit a pair of two-run homers to help Anthony DeSclafani remain unbeaten, and the Cincinnati Reds beat the San Francisco Giants 7-5 on Monday night.
By Ann Saphir SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Reserve is expected to keep interest rates unchanged this week, deferring any possible increase until September or December, as policymakers hold out for more evidence of a pickup in inflation. Show More Summary
Update: Singapore Airlines A350 SFO-SIN Inaugural flight waitlist available In case you’d missed the news, Singapore Airlines announced in June that they would be scheduling a non-stop flight on their A350 from San Francisco to Singapore. Show More Summary
A prominent board member departs the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco. Allegations of labor tumult in the studio of Jeff Koons. An artist has transformed architect Luis Barragán into a precious stone — literally. Plus: Museum expansionism in the age of uncertainty, the Hammer Museum’s digital...
San Francisco post-punks Creative Adult are gearing up for the release of Fear Of Life, their cheerily titled sophomore full-length. The album, which comes out at the end of next week, finds the band sanding down some of their punk tendencies, making room for some jangly Smithsian melody without losing their natural gloom. Here’s what […]
Facebook is thinking about opening up an office in San Francisco, which would be a huge boon for employees who have been dreaming of an easier commute, The San Francisco Business Times reports, based on conversations with three realShow More Summary
Former San Francisco 49ers legendary wide receiver Jerry Rice at the tender age of 53 is having himself a great time especially over the weekend at Lake Tahoe. Jerry Rice was at an event for the American Century Celebrity golf tourney, where earlier at the event he reminded NBA legend Charles Barkley that he had no […]
By Noel Randewich SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Wall Street is expecting a solid helping of earnings from McDonald's and other restaurant operators that are preparing to serve up quarterly results over the next few days. Restaurants have...Show More Summary
And yet, accidents still on the rise The National Association of City Transportation Officials has some news for San Francisco cyclists that’s a little hard to parse. Cycling deaths are up overall in the city. But NACTO says that ifShow More Summary
1970 property is currently the priciest abode in the heart of Wine Country Looking to escape the chaos of San Francisco for something a touch tonier, something a bit frillier up in Wine Country? Napa’s most expensive property on the market might do the trick. Show More Summary
The sand canyon fire burning in the hills above Los Angeles has consumed 33,000 acres, destroyed 18 homes, forced tens of thousands of residents to evacuate and officials fear shifting winds could make things worse. The blazing Santa Clarita fire has scorched 51 square miles, an area larger than the city of San Francisco, Los... Show More Summary
Anthony Davis wants to return to the league. (Getty IMAGES) Last June, San Francisco 49ers starting tackle Anthony Davis announced his retirement, saying he needed to allow his “brain and body a chance to heal.” Davis’ retirement at age 25 now looks like more of a sabbatical, as the 2010 first-round pick said Monday he is returning to football. Show More Summary
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Twitter will live stream for free one Major League Baseball game and one NHL game per week under a new deal. The agreement announced Monday will allow viewers to watch games nationally that would normally be available only in the two teams' home markets.
Miami, Tampa routes come amid a broader expansion by United at San Francisco.
It's 4:00 a.m. and I'm about to leave the house to catch a plane to San Francisco for work. My husband and I have been trying for several months to get pregnant, so I decide to take a pregnancy test before I leave. Much to my surprise, it's positive. Show More Summary
SAN FRANCISCO — Home sharing company Airbnb is suing the City of San Francisco for a host of new regulations and has hired several former mayors to help advise it on how best to deal with civic governments, news reports said this weekend. Airbnb's...Show More Summary