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Oakland Man Pleads Guilty To Making Counterfeit Xanax

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS / AP) — A Bay Area man has pleaded guilty to counterfeiting Xanax pills for more than a year and laundering his profits using foreign banks. The San Francisco Chronicle reports that 27-year-old [Read entire story]

Tech Entrepreneur’s San Francisco Remodel Upsetting Neighbors

SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX 5) – Residents in a San Francisco neighborhood are fighting a tech billionaire over his plans to transform his house into what has been described as the ultimate bachelor pad. For 11 years, Dave [Read entire story]

PG&E Tests Methane-Sniffing Drones in Livermore

PG&E Tests Methane-Sniffing Drones in Livermore

They searched for methane on Mars. Now, they’re ready to cruise your neighborhood.PG&E on Tuesday tested [Read entire story]

Hillary Clinton pushes for more diversity in tech, singles out Uber at San Francisco conference (video)

Hillary Clinton rallied a crowd in San Francisco Tuesday to push for more diversity in tech and address sexism in the workplace, singling out local ride-hailing behemoth Uber for recent allegations of sexual harassment [Read entire story]

Tesla employee alleges physical, racial harassment in suit

A Tesla employee has filed a lawsuit against the automaker, claiming he was physically and racially harassed while working on the assembly line at the company’s Fremont factory. The employee, DeWitt Lambert, who is [Read entire story]

Wells Fargo to pay $110 million to settle fake account suit

Wells Fargo has agreed to pay $110 million to settle a class-action lawsuit over up to 2 million accounts that its employees opened for customers without getting their permission, the bank announced Tuesday. Authorities [Read entire story]

Musk gets brainy, Waze gets sweeter, Greek gets defiant

Elon Musk on his new venture, Neuralink, focused on linking brains to computers. The company plans to develop brain implants that can treat neural disorders and may one day be powerful enough to put humanity on a more [Read entire story]

OCC downgrades Wells Fargo’s Community Reinvestment Act rating

Wells Fargo & Co. (NYSE:WFC) said Tuesday that the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency downgraded the bank’s Community Reinvestment Act rating to “needs to improve” based on the results of its most recent [Read entire story]

Wells Fargo agrees to $110 million settlement over fake accounts

Wells Fargo said Tuesday that it reached an agreement in principle to settle for $110 million a class action suit over the bank’s practice of opening unauthorized accounts. The settlement of the lawsuit, filed in [Read entire story]

Hines and Oaktree buy massive East Bay office complex

Hines and Oaktree Capital Management LP have purchased Dublin Corporate Center in one of the largest East Bay office sales of the year. JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) sold the 440,266-square-foot complex of three [Read entire story]

Wells Fargo Paying $110 Million In Lawsuit Over Fake Accounts Scandal

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Wells Fargo says it will pay $110 million to settle a class-action lawsuit over up to 2 million accounts its employees opened for customers without getting their permission. It’s the [Read entire story]

Waze Launches Order-Ahead Option For Dunkin’ Donuts

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Waze’s traffic navigation app already shows ads prodding drivers to swing by fast-food joints like Dunkin’ Donuts and Taco Bell. Now it’s adding a new item to its menu – [Read entire story]

PBS CEO: Trump Budget Will Shut Down Rural Stations

WASHINGTON (AP) — The head of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting is telling Congress that some public television and radio stations would close if Congress eliminates federal funding, as recommended by [Read entire story]

FDA approves powerful injected eczema drug

Federal regulators have approved the first powerful, injected medicine to treat serious cases of the skin condition eczema. The Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday approved Dupixent for moderate or severe eczema, [Read entire story]

Brown: Trump Order On Environment ‘Ignores Basic Science’

SACRAMENTO (AP) — The governors of California and New York say they’ll help fill the void left by the federal government after President Donald Trump signed an executive order unraveling former President [Read entire story]

Home of the Day: Exceptional Russian Hill Home Atop San Francisco’s Famed Crooked Street

By Nina Hatvany, Luxury Property Specialist Home of the Day is presented by the San Francisco Business Times with Pacific Union and Christie's International. This is your invitation to view some of San Francisco's [Read entire story]

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Marek Lubas has added a photo to the pool: Financial district, San Francisco, CA [Read entire story]

The Bay Area’s top 10 largest Latino-owned businesses

Latino entrepreneurship is growing across the country — but it is booming in the Bay Area, with the top company on our list raking in $161 million in 2016. Check out our slideshow to see what some of the largest [Read entire story]

Flying high: Bay Area airports all launching new flights

Bay Area airports all launching new flights The Bay Area economy is doing so well that even smaller airports like Sonoma County Airport in Santa Rosa are adding flights. [...] San Francisco International Airport, [Read entire story]

Here’s how the Bay Area’s home-price gains stack up with other metros

The growth in home prices across the San Francisco metro area rose just under a percentage point higher this January than in the previous year. Local prices were up 6.2% over the year, just slightly ahead of the [Read entire story]