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Smoke from the California fires blots out the sun, ruins air quality, and gives the Bay area a bizarre glow
The California fire has killed 66 people so far, and smoke from the blaze has travelled over 200 miles to some Bay Area cities, carried on winds.
2 people took a real severed head to a police station, but officers thought it was a Halloween prank
Oakland police thought it was a Halloween prank — until they took a closer look at the severed head. They are now trying to match it with a body.
A booming California coffee chain says it knows the key to one of Starbucks’ biggest customer problems
After a white Starbucks manager called the police on two black customers in Philadelphia, Red Bay Coffee in California saw their sales shoot up by 160%. Founder Keba Konte says that the majority of his company's management is comprised of people of color, helping curb racial bias.
‘I didn’t feel like fabricating the truth’: An ICE spokesman resigned after accusing the Trump administration of spreading ‘mi...
An ICE spokesman said he resigned after Trump officials made false claims about a California mayor who warned immigrants about an impending arrest operation.
Google’s new Bulletin service will let anyone submit news stories — but it might make the company’s fake-news problem even worse
Goole just launched Bulletin, a service to let people share news stories they believe went under the mainstream media's radar.
Inside the ‘co-living’ spaces where millennials pay over $1,400 a month for maid service and instant friends
Shared-housing startup Common is expanding to two new cities.
Locol serves high-quality fast-food at affordable prices in America's food deserts.
BART says they will continue to authorize use of overtime to allow for extra police presence at Oakland BART stations
Uber was supposed to send thousands of employees to Oakland. Now it's only going to send a few hundred.
An angel investor explains why the "Uberification of marijuana" means trouble for pot entrepreneurs.