Bay Area man celebrating honeymoon killed in Barcelona terror attack, father says

A California man was one of the 13 people killed in Thursday’s terror attack in Barcelona, his father told a Bay Area television station. The father of Jared Tucker, a 42-year-old Lafayette resident, told KGO-TV that his son’s wife had tentatively identified his remains. Tucker and his wife,...

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Hyperloop One executive shatters price record in La Cañada Flintridge

Brent Callinicos, chief operating officer and chief financial officer of Hyperloop One, has bought a home in La Cañada Flintridge for $10.5 million, eclipsing the previous price record for the community by about $1.6 million. The sellers were Kerry McCluggage, the former chairman of Paramount...

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Hate on the Web: Does banning neo-Nazi websites raise free-speech issues for the rest of us?

Many Internet users cheered when the Daily Stormer, a website openly devoted to white supremacy and neo-Nazism, was sent packing by its Web domain host, GoDaddy, following last weekend’s racist violence in Charlottesville, Va. GoDaddy’s action, which turned the Daily Stormer into a site...

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Uber's Travis Kalanick punches back against the Benchmark lawsuit targeting him

Uber’s co-founder and former chief executive, Travis Kalanick, has struck back at venture capital firm Benchmark: In seeking to dismiss a fraud lawsuit Benchmark filed against him, he called the suit a “smear campaign� and characterized the firm’s partners as ruthless opportunists who staged...

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