Business in Clawson - Oakland, CA

As cancer cells respond to cues in their microenvironment, they can enter a highly plastic state in which they are susceptible to transdifferentiation into a different type of cell. Researchers at the University of Basel in Switzerland exploited this critical phase, known as an epithelial-mesenchymal transition (EMT), to coax breast cancer cells in mice to turn into harmless fat cells. The proof-of-concept study appears January 14 in the journal Cancer Cell.

A local man is getting a new lease on life and the ability to literally see things more clearly thanks to vision-enhancing glasses which, in some cases, can electronically restore

Elon Musk is cutting Tesla Inc.'s full-time workforce by 7 percent, warning in a blog post that the "road ahead is very difficult" as he tries to make electric cars more affordable for the mass market
The shares fell 7.6 percent in pre-market trading after the Palo Alto, California-based company said it managed to eke out a profit in the fourth quarter -- though a narrower one than the hard-won third-quarter profit it reported in October, the chief executive officer said Friday.
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Octopus Benefit with Sharmi Basu Sharmi Basu is an Oakland educator and electronic musician who primarily performs as Beast Nest

People will be gathering all over San Francisco, Oakland, San Jose, Peninsula at Martin Luther King Jr. Day events. Here’s a look at some top events.

There are a couple of reasons Medic Regional Blood Center makes the local news almost every January.

The Dubs start a five-game road trip with a visit to Los Angeles to play the Clippers.

The following is a guest blog post by Teddy (Theda) Snyder. Ms. Snyder is based in Los Angeles and conducts civil and workers compensation mediations throughout California. Careful preparation of a…

Behind the high suspension rates in rural areas are family struggles with poverty, mental illness, addiction and parental incarceration, a dearth of resources to address those needs and underfunded schools.

School districts are required to maintain a minimum level of reserves, or county offices of education will intervene.

Check this out! You can watch Episode 2 of Home Diagnosis on PBS or on YouTube.
Episode 2 visits a home in Princeton, N.J. with indoor air quality issues. This…

After 14 years at Google and DoubleClick, ads vet Jonathan Bellack has joined Alphabet-owned Jigsaw as its first-ever director of product. Google created Jigsaw as a technology incubator with the mission of using technology to make the internet safer. Jigsaw’s projects have protected news organizations from toxic comments, gave readers uncensored access to sites and... Continue reading »

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“The Sell Sider” is a column written by the sell side of the digital media community. Today’s column is written by Sara Badler, senior vice president of programmatic revenue and strategy at Dotdash. It seems like every quarter a new programmatic transaction type or deal comes into play and the market must quickly adapt. Concepts such... Continue reading »

Learn about more than 8 benefits of flaxseed benefits, as well as the nutritional value, methods of use. Linen is one of the most healthy, therapeutic and nutritious foods for human health. Linen contains high amounts of fiber, antioxidants, fatty acids. Here we will discuss the most important benefits of linseed. The benefits of linseed 1. Phytochemicals and antioxidants: Flax seed is one of the best…

Date: Thursday 24th January, 16:00 GMT Esports continues to be on the rise and is being picked up by 'traditional' broadcasters like ESPN. These broadcasters may well play a role in diversifying the sport beyond the predominantly young male audience… Continue Reading →

From futuristic homes that adjust to extreme temperatures to apps that allow refugees to speak up for their own needs, here are just a few of the creative solutions implemented by Oxfam and our partners on the ground to help vulnerable communities take on new obstacles.

This month’s focus falls on Mirka Andolfo, the writer and artist of the sexy, sensual, violent—and, yes, furry—Unnatural.

BSP Assistant Governor Francisco Dakila says inflation is expected to slow down to 3.2 percent this year, easing further to 3 percent in 2020.

The brand is launching an organic, eco-friendly mattress, reflecting an emerging consolidation of the market.

Cellphone signals will be cut off in Cebu City and other areas of Cebu province this weekend for security reasons in line with the Sinulog festival.

The local government has opposed the city's possible inclusion in the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM).

In just-released guidelines, the American Psychological Association found that traditional masculinity is “on the whole,” harmful. That’s discussed in a timely (and divisive) spot by shaving brand Gillette, which asks consumers to take a hard look in the mirror. So what does masculinity mean to men in today’s society? We visited Wall Street to find out.

CYPRESS, Texas (FOX 26) — Harris County Sheriff's Office deputies are investigating a shooting reported at a Cypress-area church. One female has died and another person was wounded and remains in critical condition.

A Republican congressman apologized for shouting "Go back to Puerto Rico" on the House floor on Thursday, said Rep. Tony Cárdenas, D-Calif., who Democrats had believed was the target of the verbal attack
The remark came after Congress had adjourned for the week but lawmakers exchanged insults as they fought over issues related to a bill to fund the government, according to Politico.
"I was shocked, because I often heard those kinds of comments when I was a kid growing up in Pacoima,…

LOS ANGELES (AP) - A new round of contract negotiations started Thursday between Los Angeles school district officials and a teachers union as thousands of educators picketed in the rain
The announcement that the two sides would sit down for the first time in nearly a week didn't indicate whether any new contract offers would be on the table.
Union officials tempered expectations.
"After 21 months of negotiations I think it would be an unrealistic expectation to say that this is going to…

Alexa Chung attended the ZEITMagazin x VOGUE conference at Kraftwerk Mitte on Thursday (January 17) in Berlin, Germany. The designer opted to wear her

The Cebu City local government took down a huge tarpaulin poster of senatorial aspirant and Ilocos Norte Governor Imee Marcos for supposed 'politicization' of the Sinulog festival.