Colleges help student startups navigate the legal landscape

09/28/2015 02:40 PM PDT
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. -- It seemed like a sure thing. Working on weekends in a cramped fraternity room, four friends at MIT built a computer program that would give websites a new way to make money without online ads. 
09/25/2015 07:29 PM PDT - Sandra Oh Lin, a co-founder and CEO of Mountain View-based Kiwi Crate, talks abour her company that creates and ships hands-on crafts and learning projects, or "crates," for children ages 3 to 16.  
Damian Dovarganes
09/17/2015 10:39 AM PDT - When NxStage Medical Inc. realized Spanish-speaking people made up 15 percent of the market for its home kidney dialysis equipment, the company created a website and brochures printed in Spanish.  
08/21/2015 06:56 PM PDT - But genetically modified crops still hard to uproot  
Mel Evans
08/12/2015 07:02 AM PDT - As retiring baby boomers look to sell the small businesses they have run for years, top employees are often becoming the boss.
08/06/2015 01:36 PM PDT - A majority of small-businesses owners are unaware of an impending shift that could leave them liable for fraud committed with a new generation of chip-imbedded credit cards.  
Alan Diaz
08/05/2015 09:13 AM PDT - Companies have learned to use Facebook, Instagram and other social media to drum up business and now they're finding ways to exploit two new apps, Periscope and Meerkat.
08/03/2015 10:13 AM PDT - It may become harder for businesses to classify workers as freelancers rather than employees following a Labor Department opinion issued last month.  
07/24/2015 09:23 AM PDT - What you need to know about what's happening with the 7(a) loan program:  
Jae C. Hong
07/22/2015 10:50 AM PDT - It's getting more expensive to be an employer and small business owners say that's making it harder for them to make money.
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High-flying Santa Cruz Mountain adventures

You'll zip down ziplines and traverse Indiana Jones-worthy suspension bridges in the Santa Cruz Mountains during this family-friendly redwood canopy tour. 
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John Stamos reportedly took date rape drug

The “Grandfathered” and “Full House” actor is accused on being on GHB when arrested in June, he claims he was using the drug to “lean out body mass.”