Business

Bitcoin Futures Soar Amid Frenzy Over Virtual Currency
AP FACT CHECK: Trump's Iffy Numbers on Regulation
Liz Weston: Refusing to Pay Could Hurt You More Than Them

Top Story

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's Iffy Numbers on Regulation

Bitcoin Futures Soar Amid Frenzy Over Virtual Currency

By Joan Lowy and Christopher S. Rugaber |
President Donald Trump and his administration are ignoring one side of the ledger when they claim big savings from the federal regulations they've been able to roll back over ...

1 thru 10 of 9437 Stories
EU Agrees to Catch More Fish Sustainably in 2018

EU Agrees to Catch More Fish Sustainably in 2018

Dec 15
European Union nations have agreed to set quota levels that ensure more sustainable fishing in the northeastern Atlantic and the North Sea, but environmentalists insist the bloc is behind in its schedule to end overfishing by 2020.

As Disney Swallows Fox, a New Era Dawns for Hollywood

As Disney Swallows Fox, a New Era Dawns for Hollywood

By Jake Coyle | Dec 15
After years of tremors, the earthquake that had long been predicted finally shook Hollywood.

5 Big-Name LGBT-Friendly Businesses to Support During the Holidays

5 Big-Name LGBT-Friendly Businesses to Support During the Holidays

By Brittany Ferrendi | Dec 14
Last year, SFGN covered five LGBT-friendly stores to support while doing your holiday shopping. This year, we're bringing five more into the spotlight so you can feel twice as good about your purchase.

Female Workers Sue McCormick & Schmick's Over Lewd Behavior

Female Workers Sue McCormick & Schmick's Over Lewd Behavior

Dec 14
Female kitchen workers at the McCormick & Schmick's seafood restaurant in downtown Boston were subjected to constant groping and lewd comments from male supervisors and co-workers, five women said in a lawsuit filed Tuesday.

Mentally Ill, Drug-Addicted Homeless Pose Challenge for City

Mentally Ill, Drug-Addicted Homeless Pose Challenge for City

By Phuong Le | Dec 14
This is the lesson that the working-class city of Everett has learned: It takes a community to rescue the hardcore homeless.

Q&A: Can A Museum Sell Its Art to Stay in Business?

Q&A: Can A Museum Sell Its Art to Stay in Business?

By Mark Pratt | Dec 13
The intensifying legal tussle over whether a struggling Massachusetts museum should be allowed to auction 40 works of art has raised questions about when - if ever - it's appropriate to unload the collection.

Lawyers Clash Over Impact of Trump's Rules on Birth Control

Lawyers Clash Over Impact of Trump's Rules on Birth Control

By Sudhin Thanawala | Dec 13
Lawyers for California and the U.S. Department of Justice clashed in court Tuesday over whether new rules from President Donald Trump's administration would dramatically reduce women's access to free birth control.

Apple Plows $390M into Finisar Facial Recognition, 500+ Jobs

Apple Plows $390M into Finisar Facial Recognition, 500+ Jobs

Dec 13
Apple is investing $390 million in Finisar, a company that makes lasers used in facial recognition technology.

AP FACT CHECK: Trump Off on Black Homeownership, Trade

AP FACT CHECK: Trump Off on Black Homeownership, Trade

By Josh Boak and Christopher S. Rugaber | Dec 12
In his Alabama-ish rally, President Donald Trump falsely stated that black homeownership has hit a record high under his stewardship and made the dubious claim that he set Canada's prime minister straight.

Can Better Policies Prevent Workplace Sexual Harassment?

Can Better Policies Prevent Workplace Sexual Harassment?

By Barbara Ortutay | Dec 12
Can better policies prevent workplace sexual harassment? Experts say it's not just about what's on the books but how the rules are enforced.

1 thru 10 of 9437 Stories