Largest Powerball jackpot ever – $425M

(AP)

Lottery officials say nobody has won the Powerball jackpot and the top prize will now increase to about $425 million for the next drawing…

Humane society offers to pay owners to fix Chihuahuas

The Peninsula Humane Society is offering to pay $20 to owners of Chihuahuas in San Francisco and San Mateo…

Shark fin ban appeal

San Francisco Chinatown businesses and CA state senator Leland Yee speak against AB376 that has banned the sale of shark fin…

Car sales rise after Sandy

Superstorm Sandy is providing a windfall for new car dealers in New York…

Protests greet shoppers at Wal-Marts nationwide

Wal-Mart workers and supporters marched in protest at a number of stores across America on Thursday and Friday, blasting the wages, benefits and treatment of employees…

Powerball jackpot builds to $325M for Saturday

(AP)

The jackpot for Powerball’s Saturday drawing has climbed to $325 million, the fourth-largest in the game’s history…

Cash-strapped USPS tests same-day delivery

The cash-strapped U.S. Postal Service is moving aggressively this holiday season to offer same-day package delivery for Internet shoppers…

Earlier Black Friday kicks off shopping season

The shoppers are coming in waves after some retailers opened their doors for Black Friday on Thanksgiving…

Black Friday Frenzy

The shoppers are coming in waves after some retailers opened their doors for Black Friday on Thanksgiving…

Mass. bargain hunter took home TV, left tot

Police say a Massachusetts man left his girlfriend’s 2-year-old son in a car while he went shopping for Black Friday bargains…