In a sure sign that Yahoo! is serious in its efforts to assert a strong presence in the blogosphere, Blo.gs owner (or now former owner) Jim Winstead has announced that the directory of recently updated blogs has been sold to Yahoo! for an undisclosed sum.
Winstead writes on...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A major earthquake struck about 80 miles off the coast of northern California on Tuesday night, briefly prompting a tsunami warning along the Pacific coast. There were no immediate reports...
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Kids may not like the peas and carrots served up by the nation’s school
lunch program, but many of the country’s leading food companies enjoy
the billions of dollars in sales that bring those vegetables to their
plates. Behind the overcooked vegetables and steam-table...
Apple Computer plans to announce Monday that it's scrapping its partnership with IBM and switching its computers to Intel's microprocessors, CNET News.com has learned.
Apple has used IBM's PowerPC processors...
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - People who solicit prostitutes in Oakland, California, could find their faces plastered on billboards under a new shaming program that one civil rights group calls bad public policy.
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According to a report released yesterday, 25.6 million pounds of
antibiotics are mixed with farm animals’ food every year -- almost all
of it concentrated in just 23 states, mainly in the Mid-Atlantic and
Nearly 70 percent of all the antibiotics used in the US...
SEOUL, South Korea %u2014 A Korean Air flight to California was diverted to Japan (search) after U.S. officials refused to let it enter American airspace because they suspected a passenger might be a terrorist, airline officials said Tuesday.
The producer of a popular exhibition of plasticized corpses has responded to requests by the San Francisco health department for documents showing the bodies were obtained properly, but city officials said Tuesday they are still investigating.
With its swank boutiques, funky thrift stores, and the famous Union Square shopping district, which includes the San Francisco Shopping Centre and the Crocker Galleria, San Francisco is one of the best shopping destinations in the United States. From couture to...
THE Green Screen Environmental Film Festival runs Wednesday through June 5 at the Castro Theatre, 429 Castro St., San Francisco.
The event includes more than 30 dramas, documentaries, revivals and anime about the Earth's wonders, beauty and potential disasters.
WASHINGTON -- As median home values across the nation continue to rise, so has the proportion of homes valued at $1 million or more, according to a new analysis of American Community Survey (ACS) data released today by the U.S. Census Bureau.
The national median home value...
By Martha Bakerjian at About.com
Your Guide to San Francisco.
May 24, 2005
How to Get a Residential Parking Permit in San Francisco
San Francisco residents are eligible for a parking permit, allowing neighborhood parking, if they live within neighborhoods with posted...
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