Tweet Follow me ReutersSenate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer said the issue would be a major motivating factor for the young voters the party is courting. A trade group representing major tech companies including Facebook Inc, Alphabet Inc and Amazon.com Inc said it would …Democrats are just one vote shy of restoring net neutrality...

Tweet Follow me CBS San Francisco Bay AreaSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Officials increased the cost estimate for the first phase of California’s high speed rail project by 35 percent on Tuesday, to $10.6 billion. That would put the entire cost of the train from San Francisco to Los Angeles at … and more …read more Source::...

Tweet Follow me Eater SFShake Shack is finally entering the Bay Area burger fray. Representatives for the New York-based chain tell the San Francisco Chronicle that three locations are on the way: The first Bay Area Shake Shack will open in the Stanford Shopping Center at 180 …UPDATED: Is SF Finally Getting a Shake Shack?SF Weekly all...

Tweet Follow me The Mercury NewsOakland firefighters responded Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018 to a reported marijuana grow house fire in the garage of a home in the 7800 block of Plymouth Street. By Harry Harris | [email protected] | Bay Area News Group. January 16, 2018 at 3:09 … …read more Source:: East Oakland News...

Tweet Follow me Seahawks.comThe Seahawks relieved previous offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell and offensive line coach/assistant head coach Tom Cable of their duties last week. Norton returns to Seattle after spending the past three seasons as the Oakland Raiders’ defensive …Brian Schottenheimer named Seattle Seahawks OCNFL.comHiring...

Tweet Follow me GlobeNewswire (press release)Uniquely low airfare and hotel pricing now makes Hong Kong more affordable than ever. In 2018, rates on nonstop service between Los Angeles and Hong Kong will be found for as low as *$500 per person on both Cathay Pacific Airways and on Hong Kong … and more …read more Source:: Hong...

Tweet Follow me Charlotte ObserverA new “entertainment district” in University City won approval Tuesday from Charlotte City Council, bringing a major new golf-centered venue near the Blue Line light rail extension’s northern end. The main tenant, a “golf-related outdoor entertainment … …read more Source:: Entertainment...

Tweet Follow me New York TimesEver since, YouTube has been scrambling to come up with new policies that give advertisers more control over where their ads go and provide additional assurance that the videos on the online service are better screened. On Tuesday in a blog post …YouTube tightens rules around what channels can be monetizedThe...

Tweet Follow me WBIR-TVMost of you have never heard of Huawei, though the Chinese smartphone maker is the third-largest in the world and has serious ambitions to take on Samsung and Apple in the U.S. Some U.S. government officials want to keep it that way and throttle Huawei …US Congress reportedly lobbied AT&T to dump Huawei smartphonesEngadgetUS...

Tweet Follow me CNNMoneyFox News had a story at the height of the presidential election that detailed an alleged sexual relationship between porn actress Stephanie Clifford — whose stage name is “Stormy Daniels” — and Donald Trump, but opted not to publish it, four people …Did Donald Trump pay a porn star to keep...

Tweet Follow me 247Sports (blog)It goes without saying that a popular belief among Oakland Raiders fans is that the team’s decision to part ways with former offensive coordinator Bill Musgrave in favor of Todd Downing cost them massively in 2017. It’s hard to argue with that, as …Raiders 2017 season Ballers & BustersSilver...

Tweet Follow me Business InsiderGoogle casting devices like the Chromecast and Google Home smart speakers have been causing problems with home WiFi networks since October 2017. A malfunction in Google’s devices could cause WiFi routers to become overwhelmed and temporarily shut down …Google Home and Chomecast May Be Interfering...

Tweet Follow me Los Angeles TimesCalderon said Tuesday he plans to introduce legislation this week that would prohibit sit-down restaurants in California from providing straws to customers unless they are requested. The measure would exclude fast-food restaurants. “How long have … …read more Source:: Los Angeles Restaurants...

Tweet Follow me FortuneThe Dallas Mavericks will begin accepting Bitcoin and Ethereum as payment next season, says owner Mark Cuban. Kevin C. Cox—Getty Images. By Lucinda Shen. 5:43 PM EST. The Dallas Mavericks will soon be accepting ticket payments in Bitcoin and Ethereum …Mark Cuban: Dallas Mavericks to Accept Bitcoin, Ether ‘Next...

Tweet Follow me VultureThe Post tells the ripped-from-the-headlines true story of the Washington Post’s decision to publish the Pentagon Papers … after the New York Times had already broken the story, of course. Many were puzzled to learn that Steven Spielberg’s Pentagon … and more …read more Source:: New York...

Tweet Follow me Dickinson County News‘True beauty’ vlogger surprises area students. Tuesday, January 16, 2018. By Seth Boyes – Staff Writer. Rising YouTube star Hannah Forcier (center) made a living as a fashionable video blogger. In October, she lost her hair after a product mishap and … …read more Source::...

Tweet Follow me Larry Nassar’s abuse victims, in their own wordsKITV Honolulu(CNN) — One by one the women stepped forward to the podium, some fighting back tears, to face their abuser. They were among dozens of victims testifying at the sentencing of Dr. Larry Nassar, a former doctor at Michigan State University who has been … and more …read more Source:: Honolulu News By Google News ...

Tweet Follow me Oakland City Council To End All Cooperation with ICESF Bay Area IndymediaAfter advocacy groups and citizen journalists with the Independent Media Center raised questions about inconsistencies between public statements about the raid, documents and witness testimony, Oakland’s Privacy Advisory Commission launched an … …read more Source:: Oakland City Council News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me CNNThe Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department did not immediately respond to questions from CNN about Crosby’s statements in court. The hearing follows the unsealing last week of hundreds of pages of federal court records, including multiple search …Lawyer: Charges possible in connection with Strip shootingLas...

Tweet Follow me NCAA.comIf you haven’t had the chance to watch the No. 14 Arizona Wildcats, it’s time to change that. Arizona freshman Deandre Ayton is averaging 20.2 points, 11.3 rebounds and 1.5 blocks per game — all of which are team-highs — while shooting 63 percent … and more …read more Source:: NCAA Basketball...