Turmoil in Iraq is pushing up US gasoline prices

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Violence in Iraq is helping to make gasoline in the U.S. more expensive…

American Apparel fires controversial CEO

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The board of American Apparel ousted founder Dov Charney on Wednesday, moving to replace the controversial…

Porsche is top brand in new car quality survey

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The race to fill vehicles with the latest technology is hurting quality…

Alibaba gives more business details ahead of IPO

Alibaba said net income for the quarter ended March 31 increased 31 percent to $883.4 million…

Survey shows Father’s Day spending to top $12.5 billion

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The National Retail Federation says the average person will spend about $113 on gifts for dad this Father’s Day…

San Francisco Bay Area home prices climb in May

A research firm says San Francisco Bay area home prices rose to a new 6 1/2 year high last month…

Asia: Fastest growing region for millionaires

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Asia becomes the fastest-growing region for millionaires …

Highest paying companies for interns in Bay Area

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Highest paying companies for interns in Bay Area…

California city votes to hike minimum wage to $13

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The Richmond City Council voted on Tuesday to raise the city’s minimum wage to $13 an hour by 2018…

Millennials squeezed out of housing market

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According to new numbers from the US Census Bureau, only 36-percent of Americans under the age of 35 own a home…