Google Barge On The Move; Goodbye San Francisco, Hello Stockton – Headlines & Global News

Headlines & Global NewsGoogle Barge is reportedly on a move to set up a new home in Stockton, after the San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development Commission issued notice to…

Report: San Francisco Giants, NHL talk about outdoor Sharks game – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.comWhen this brainstorming happens, one location seems to always inevitably enter the conversation: San Francisco’s AT&T Park. The tenants of that beautiful ballpark on the San Francisco Bay, MLB’s Giants,…

Storms Bring Relief But New Worries Of Floods, Mudslides – MyFox Los Angeles

MyFox Los AngelesThe weather system moved down from Northern California, bringing up to an inch of rain in drought-stricken coastal and valley areas of Los Angeles County, and more in…

Google Barge Headed To Port Of Stockton – CBS Local

Google Barge Headed To Port Of StocktonCBS LocalEarlier this year, the San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development Commission (BCDC) had ruled the floating showroom is in violation of local permit…

BART Train Derails In Concord, Expect Delays Through Saturday – CBS Local

CBS LocalPLEASANT HILL (CBS SF) – BART officials are saying that repairs to a damaged train, track and third rail following a derailment at the Concord BART station Friday evening…

Montana Fugitive Spotted In Bay Area Arrested In Oregon – CBS Local

CBS LocalPORTLAND, Ore. (CBS SF) — A violent fugitive from Montana spotted in several Bay Area cities last week was captured Friday night in Portland, Ore., an FBI spokesman said.…

San Francisco radio station cuts off USA-Russia overtime for golf show – CBSSports.com

San Francisco radio station cuts off USA-Russia overtime for golf showCBSSports.comFans in the San Francisco Bay Area that couldn’t get to a TV had KNBR-AM to rely on to follow…

Is Tech Money Good For San Francisco’s Middle-Class? An Economist’s … – TechCrunch

Is Tech Money Good For San Francisco’s Middle-Class? An Economist’s …TechCrunchThe liberal wonderland of the San Francisco Bay Area has one of the highest concentration of wealth in the country.…

Gracie Gold, Ashley Wagner: USA Olympics Skaters In Glo-Blades?

Gracie Gold and Ashley Wagner are the USA Olympics Figure Skaters who have taken America (and the World outside Russia) by storm. So much so, that this blogger had to…

Golden State Warriors New Arena Plan Will Die By 2015

The Golden State Warriors New Arena Plan for San Francisco’s Pier 32 is dying and will effectively go the way of the DoDo by 2015. If you recall, this blogger…

Next America’s Cup may not return to San Francisco – KTVU San Francisco

KTVU San FranciscoThe next America’s Cup could be sailed off a Hawaiian beach, on San Diego Bay or in some other port instead of returning to a San Francisco Bay…

New Bitcoin billboards preach to the masses in San Francisco Bay Area – Ars Technica

Ars TechnicaOAKLAND, CALIFORNIA—For the last month, 40 mysterious billboards have popped up in seemingly random locations around the San Francisco Bay Area. “The revolution has started… Where do you stand?”…

Nicki Minaj Not Hotter Than Megan Avalon

Nicki Minaj Not Hotter Than Megan Avalon Nicki Minaj Not Hotter Than Megan Avalon Nicki Minaj Not Hotter Than Megan Avalon ift.tt/1aFQ5CM Look, Nicki Minaj is hot, but not hotter…

4 Rescued From Chilly San Francisco Bay – CBS Local

4 Rescued From Chilly San Francisco BayCBS LocalSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Four people have been pulled from chilly San Francisco Bay after a woman fell into the water and three…

4 rescued from chilly San Francisco Bay – Sacramento Bee

4 rescued from chilly San Francisco BaySacramento BeeSAN FRANCISCO — Four people have been pulled from chilly San Francisco Bay after a woman fell into the water and three others…

Oakland airport rail link to debut in fall 2014 – USA TODAY

Oakland airport rail link to debut in fall 2014USA TODAYOakland International Airport’s direct link to the San Francisco Bay area’s BART rail system will be completed next fall, transit agency…

San Francisco transit, union leaders reach deal – USA TODAY

USA TODAYSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit officials and labor union leaders announced a new deal early Saturday, saying the final issue in their ongoing dispute…

Bus Vandalized as Protesters in SF, Oakland Target Silicon Valley Shuttles – KQED (blog)

KQED (blog)Update 11:50 a.m.: It turns out there were two incidents this morning in Oakland involving Google buses in addition to a protest involving an Apple bus in San Francisco.…

Maria Ayerdi-Kaplan: TJPA Executive Director Honored by Lambda Alpha

Maria Ayerdi-Kaplan, the Transbay Joint Powers Authority (TJPA) Executive Director who has so skillfully directed the construction of the $4 billion Transbay Transit Center Project for The San Francisco Bay…

4 people die of hypothermia in San Francisco Bay Area; more freezing … – Minneapolis Star Tribune

Minneapolis Star TribuneFour homeless people have died of hypothermia in the San Francisco Bay Area since last week, authorities said, highlighting the danger to people without shelter as the region…

Nelson Mandela Visits Oakland, Out Of Prison: Video: June 30, 1990

Nelson Mandela When Nelson Mandela was freed from prison in South Africa in 1990, he went on a United States “Thank You” Tour that included Oakland, California. You have to…

Google Glass, African Americans, Bradley Horowitz, YouTube, And Etiquette

SF CiTi Wants $500 A Year Membership, Pushing Out Poor Startup Members

Ron Conway, the famed tech investor and co-founder of Y-Combinator, started SF CiTi with the original objective of marshalling the San Francisco and San Francisco Bay Area Tech Community to…

Transbay Transit Center SF Had First Of Its Kind LGBT Business Outreach

The Transbay Transit Center held a first-of-its-kind outreach event on Thursday of last week, when it invited LGBT-ran business representatives to a mixer at its headquarters in San Francisco. Generally,…

Oakland’s Michael A Lenoir 114th President Of The National Medical Association

Oakland’s Michael A. LeNoir, M.D., a well-known practicing Pediatrician and Allergist in the San Francisco Bay Area, was installed as the 114th president of the National Medical Association during the…

Drake’s Bay Oyster Company: Big Environmentalists Pick On American Family Farm

The Drake’s Bay issue is one I’ve largely ignored, but after meeting Kevin Lunny on my own, as I live in the San Francisco Bay Area, and then trying to…

BART Strike Is Over, Trains Operating Now, At 3 PM

The BART Strike that has impacted the travel and commute patterns throughout the San Francisco Bay Area, and especially from the East Bay to the West Bay, is over. BART…

Godzilla 2014: SAN FRANCISCO WILL BE ATTACKED BY GODZILLA

UPDATE: More Godzilla San Francisco Set Information Revealed! UPDATE VIDEO: Godzilla is still being filmed in Surrey, BC, and while that outdoor work is going on, there’s a photo from…

Dolphins’ Stephen Ross Not Super Bowl Bid Weakling

The NFL Owners meet Tuesday at the Hyatt Harborside in Boston to conduct league business, including voting to determine which city hosts the 50th and 51st Super Bowl, or Super…

San Francisco 49ers Gets Levi Stadium Naming Rights Deal

The San Francisco 49ers and team President and CEO Jed York have scored a $220 million naming rights deal that’s the first one in the San Francisco Bay Area to…

Jason Collins Out As Gay, Cool; Straight Black Men Under Attack?

Jason Collins came out as gay in a well-presented column released in Sports Illustrated today. This blogger’s initial reaction was “so what?” Growing up in the San Francisco Bay Area…

Reece Witherspoon, Al Michaels, Encounter Police, Handle It Differently

That Reese Witherspoon, Al Michaels, and Ms. Witherspoon’s hubby CAA agent James Toth got DUIs within this weekend is news only because of two things: their celebrity status, and how…

Heyo Asks You To Pay To Set Up A Facebook Page

Heyo’s a young Blacksburgh, VA company that makes a platform that allows you make a Facebook page, and also a Facebook page-related mobile app. Trouble is, they ask you to…

Russian Meteor Disaster: What If San Francisco Were Hit By 2012 DA14?

While some “experts” reminded us that the Earth is hit by asteroids once every 2,000 years, the fact is that our planet was both hit and closely visited by two…

Fitness SF Gym Website Defaced By Webmaster Frank Jonen

Fitness SF, which was once called Gold’s Gym of the San Francisco Bay Area, and of which this vlogger has been a long-time member of it’s Oakland facility, has suffered…