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Thursday, Jun 30, 2016 at 11:45 AM PDT

Hershey's Board Rejects Bid From Mondelez

Hershey's Board Rejects Bid From Mondelez

Hershey's board of directors said Thursday it has unanimously rejected a bid by Mondelez to aquire the chocolate-giant in what would have united two of the world's largest candy-makers. The company said in...

Tuesday, Jun 28, 2016 at 06:51 PM PDT

Twitter Unveils New #Stickers Feature

Twitter Unveils New #Stickers Feature

Twitter has unveiled a new feature called #Stickers aimed at making photo tweets both fun and creative.

Thursday, Jun 23, 2016 at 08:10 PM PDT

Asian Stocks Volatile as Investors Await UK Vote Results

Asian Stocks Volatile as Investors Await UK Vote Results

In volatile trading, Asian stock markets fell sharply on Friday with Tokyo stocks, U.S. futures and oil prices plunging as the early results in Britain's referendum challenged the earlier anticipation that...

Thursday, Jun 23, 2016 at 07:42 PM PDT

Startups Attempt to Woo NASA in Search of 'Big Break'

Startups Attempt to Woo NASA in Search of 'Big Break'

Ten startups were given five minutes Thursday to pitch their products to some of the biggest names in space exploration.

NASA is searching for the latest and greatest technology for future missions.

Friday, Jun 24, 2016 at 04:15 AM PDT

Streaming Technology Shines During House Democrats' Sit-In

Streaming Technology Shines During House Democrats' Sit-In

Streaming media brought the Democratic House members' message to the masses, and the Dems have Bay Area technology to thank. Periscope and Facebook Live were put into play when the mics on the House floor — the...

Thursday, Jun 23, 2016 at 02:41 PM PDT

US Stocks Closer Higher as UK Votes on Brexit Referendum

US Stocks Closer Higher as UK Votes on Brexit Referendum

U.S. stocks closed more than 1 percent higher Thursday, on the heels of the U.K. vote to remain in the European Union, CNBC reported. The S&P 500 posted its highest close since June 9.

Thursday, Jun 23, 2016 at 09:13 AM PDT

Macy's Terry Lundgren to Step Down as CEO Next Year

Macy's Terry Lundgren to Step Down as CEO Next Year

Macy's CEO Terry Lundgren, who spearheaded a landmark acquisition that created a powerhouse national department store chain, will step down early next year, the company announced Thursday as it struggles...

Wednesday, Jun 22, 2016 at 01:57 PM PDT

Fed Chair Janet Yellen 'Hopeful' About Economic Growth

Fed Chair Janet Yellen 'Hopeful' About Economic Growth

Fed Chair Janet Yellen said she's hopeful for economic growth, NBC News reported. "We are seeing a pickup in growth. There's been a sharp increase in consumer spending," Yellen told the House Financial...

Thursday, Jun 23, 2016 at 05:33 PM PDT

Obama Heads to Bay Area For Stanford Entrepreneurship Summit

Obama Heads to Bay Area For Stanford Entrepreneurship Summit

President Barack Obama will arrive in the Bay Area on Thursday to participate in the 2016 Global Entrepreneurship Summit at Stanford University, which kicked off this morning and lasts through Friday.

Wednesday, Jun 22, 2016 at 07:57 AM PDT

Apple Will Not Support GOP Convention: Report

Apple Will Not Support GOP Convention: Report

Apple is not being silent about its political stance against Republican presumptive presidential nominee Donald Trump.

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