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Pinterest San Francisco headquarters for sale

Pinterest San Francisco headquarters for sale

Newmark Knight Frank Cornish & Carey Commercial (NKFC&CC) Capital Markets announced it is offering for sale the Pinterest headquarters building at 808 Brannan Street in San Francisco on behalf of Flynn Properties. The listing represents a unique opportunity for an investor to acquire a high-profile, creative office building in San Francisco’s tech-centric South of Market neighborhood. The marketing effort follows ... Read More »

Senate scandal : PMO says Nigel Wright memo misled Harper

Senate scandal

Prime Minister Stephen Harper ducked questions Friday over a “culture” in his own office that led his staff to try to alter an independent audit earlier this year into Sen. Mike Duffy’s housing expenses. Instead, Harper stuck to a line he has used throughout the growing Senate expense scandal — putting the blame on just Duffy and his former chief ... Read More »

Black Widows in Grapes : Giant customer finds spider in produce

Black widows grapes

Giant is investigating its supply chain after a customer said she found a black widow spider in a bag of grapes. A customer alerted the grocer on Thursday that she found the insect among the fruit purchased at the Dillsburg store, company spokesman Chris Brand said in a statement. “I saw the spider come up,” she said. “I quickly dropped ... Read More »

Baby Einstein activity jumper Recall : 100 reports of incidents including 61 injuries

Baby Einstein activity jumper Recall : 100 reports of incidents including 61 injuries

Baby Einstein Musical Motion Activity Jumpers are being recalled after several reports of injuries and one skull fracture sustained by a 7-month-old, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission. The brightly colored jumper has numerous toy attachments, but the smiling yellow sun appears to be the piece responsible for the injuries. The CPSC said a faulty spring mechanism causes the ... Read More »

“Buff Baby” Baby Rattles Recalled: The rattle’s end cap can separate

"Buff Baby" Baby Rattles Recalled

Fred & Friends is recalling its “Buff Baby” baby rattles! The company announced the recall of approximately 50,000 baby rattles for a potential choking hazard. The rattle’s end cap can separate, releasing small parts, posing a choking hazard to small children. The recall involves the ”Buff Baby” rattle – plastic gray and shaped like a dumbell, the rattle has plastic ... Read More »

Monster high city motor scooters recall sold at Walmart

Monster high city motor scooters recall

More than 10,000 children’s scooters are now part of a recall because the toy could accelerate unintentionally causing the rider to fall. The Consumer Product Safety Commission reports the recall involves electric, battery-operated City Scooters that are manufactured by Dynacraft. The scooters have Hello Kitty or Monster High decals on the front panel, footboard and rear fenders. They were manufactured ... Read More »

Build-a-bear sulley eye can detach : recalled toys 2013

Build-a-bear sulley eye can detach : recalled toys 2013

Build-A-Bear is recalling Sulley, the blue creature from the Monsters movies because the eye can detach, posing a choking hazard. Consumers should stop using this product, which is being recalled voluntarily, unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product. This recall involves about 25,000 units in the U.S. and 1,000 in Canada. ... Read More »

British Nobel novelist Doris Lessing dies at 94

British Nobel novelist Doris Lessing dies at 94

The woman has trouble stepping out of the taxi. She is old, and the taxi sits higher off the ground than she might like. As she stoops to protect her head, the long red scarf that hangs from her neck nearly brushes the pavement. The woman is not only old; she is also short and, it has to be said, ... Read More »