Retirement Planner: Weighing home options in Maine

Across the country, the increase in housing prices since 2012 has been 27 percent. In the Bay Area, that statistic has been more like 65 percent with the median single-family home price in San Francisco at more than $1.2 million.
 
Raley's blames increased competition for drop in customers at its Newark store, which is closing.  
 
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SAN FRANCISCO -- Ivory dealers in San Francisco's Chinatown stood in their shop doors next to windows full of carved ivory tusks and trinkets, unfazed by proposed federal rules that the White House says go as far as possible to ban the U.  
 
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The Apple Watch is heading to some Best Buy stores ahead of the holiday shopping season. Best Buy says it will sell the Apple Watch at 100 of its stores and on its website on August 7.  
 
 
J.J. Abrams broke his back filming 'Star Wars'

The 'Star Wars: Episode VII -- The Force Awakens' director reveals to Jon Stewart how the Millennium Falcon door that injured Harrison Ford on set also broke Abrams' back.