(Photo credit: ATTILA KISBENEDEK/AFP/Getty Images)

SF Parking Spot Sells For $82,000

It seems parking spots aren’t immune from the recent surge in San Francisco real estate prices.


People walk by a homeless man. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Federal Program To Fund Free Cell Service For California Homeless

Many California homeless people may soon get cell phones for next to nothing thanks to a federally-funded program set for approval by the Public Utilities Commission.


(Credit: NOEL CELIS/AFP/Getty Images)

Mac Users Offered Pricier Hotels Than PC Users On Orbitz

When Orbitz, the online travel booking giant, learned that users of Apple products spend as much as 30 percent more than their Windows-using counterparts on hotels, the site began offering up pricier options first to those surfing from a Mac, the Wall Street Journal reports.


(credit: CBS)

Vomiting In A Cab In Chicago Will Cost You

According to WBBM in Chicago, riders who vomit in a taxi cab will now have to pay for the cleanup.


Swimming Pool

Public Pools Drying Up City Budgets

On those summer days when the temperature soars into the 90s and the haze blurs the horizon, city pools across the U.S. have beckoned people from all over to take a cool dip.