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Active Ingredient: Going Dutch Crunch

Dense and crusty, San Francisco’s relationship with sourdough bread is the stuff of legend—and branding opportunities, as...

Better Business Bureau warns of Sandy relief scams

As West Coasters watched Hurricane Sandy pummel the East Coast from afar, many wondered what they could...

Former basketball pro urges teens to prepare for college

Berkeley native Justin Davis grew up in what he describes as a “basketball household.” He spent countless...

‘Go the F— to Sleep’: The Case of the Viral PDF

Bay Area writer Adam Mansbach's unusual success heralds new headaches and opportunities for publishers The phenomenon of music...

Sierra Club officials ‘don’t know what to make’ of Hetch Hetchy measure

From the days of John Muir, the Sierra Club has lobbied to restore Hetch Hetchy, an alpine...

Student Loan Default Rate Nearly Doubles

"Unlike mortgages, student loans are very difficult to walk away from," researcher notes Increasing numbers of college and...

Mark Zuckerberg Doesn’t ‘Like’ Voting

President Obama's Facebook appearance aimed at young voters; Bay Area visit targets big donorsWhen President Barack Obama...

Seismic Uncertainty at Diablo Canyon

PG&E wants to extend nuclear plant's life despite incomplete earthquake analysis The California Public Utilities Commission has postponed...