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Mar 12, 2019
Google paid $50 million in exit package to former executive Amit Singhal who was accused of sexual harassment in 2016Details of the exit package were revealed as part of a shareholder lawsuit against Google, one that followed a published report of payouts the company made to executives accused of sexual misconduct
Feb 13, 2019
IBM announces its Watson AI services to now work on rival cloud computing providersIBM will rely on an open-source software package known as Kubernetes to make the links to rival clouds.
Jan 11, 2019
Samsung Galaxy S10 series to launch on 20 February at an event in San FranciscoSamsung will also display a "fully functional" version of its foldable phone, the Galaxy F.
Dec 03, 2018
Indian-origin US Senator Kamala Harris doesn't rule out 2020 White House bid: A look at lawmaker's meteoric riseKamala Harris became San Francisco's first female district attorney in 2003 and the state's first black – and nation's first Indian American – district attorney
Nov 18, 2018
California wildfires: Toll rises to 78, over 1,200 people still missing; firefighters say blaze contained 50%A second blaze in Southern California called the Woolsey Fire started northwest of Los Angeles also on 8 November and has been moving toward the Pacific Coast.
Oct 04, 2018
Japan's Osaka to snap sister city ties with San Francisco for accepting donation of 'comfort women' statueOsaka Mayor Hirofumi Yoshimura told reporters that endorsement by San Francisco Mayor Edwin Lee of a city council decision of accepting the donation of a “comfort women” statue from a private group was regrettable.
Sep 12, 2018
The Ocean Cleanup project dispatches 600-metre-long trash collection device to clean Great Pacific Garbage PatchThe system was created by The Ocean Cleanup, an organization founded by Boyan Slat, a 24-year-old innovator from the Netherlands who first became passionate about cleaning the oceans when he went scuba diving at age 16 in the Mediterranean Sea and saw more plastic bags than fish.
Aug 11, 2018
'Suicidal' mechanic steals, crashes empty airplane from US' Seattle airport; officials say it was not a terrorist incidentTwo military F-15 jets were scrambled after a "suicidal" airline worker stole and later crashed an empty passenger plane from the Seattle-Tacoma airport, local officials said.
Aug 09, 2018
Court upholds Brock Turner's sexual assault and rape convictions, says there is 'substantial proof' against ex-Stanford swimmerWith this verdict, former Stanford University swimmer Brock Turner will have to register as a sex offender for life.
Aug 06, 2018
California's Carr wildfire continues to rage, causes another death as it becomes state's destructive six-month-long fireCalifornia's deadly Carr wildfire — now the state's sixth most destructive — has claimed another life with a power linesman killed on the job its seventh fatality