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Apple says some celebrity accounts compromised

(AP) — Apple says that some celebrity accounts were deliberately targeted and hacked, leading to the posting of nude photos online.

Quake jolts, doesn't stop 2014 Napa harvest 


(AP) — The first pinot noir grapes of the season came in to Trefethen Family Vineyards as usual, glistening purple mounds stacked in white bins.

Google's corporate products division changes name

(AP) — Google is hoping a new brand will help sell more of its services to other companies.

Netflix unveils new way to share recommendations

(AP) — Netflix is giving its Internet video subscribers a more discreet way to recommend movies and TV shows to their Facebook friends after realizing most people don't want to share their viewing habits with large audiences.

Court won't restore Oracle's $1.3B verdict vs. SAP

(AP) — A federal appeals court is refusing Oracle Corp.'s request to reinstate a $1.3 billion verdict it won against German rival SAP SE in a long-running copyright dispute.

Suds, faith found at California laundromat 


(AP) — Over the long months that Victoria Mitchell lived in her car with her infant daughter, there was one bright spot in her life: doing laundry.

Shelley Sterling: Ballmer eager to own Clippers

(AP) — When Shelly Sterling was approached by former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer about buying the Los Angeles Clippers, the wife of disgraced team owner Donald Sterling did not know who he was. But in short order she convinced him the team was worth an unprecedented $2 billion.

No. 2 House Republican faces unlikely challenge 


(AP) — Raul Garcia has a question for Kevin McCarthy, the House's No. 2 Republican: "While we are waiting for you on immigration reform, who should be harvesting America's food?"

California Supreme Court pick confirmed

(AP) — Gov. Jerry Brown's nominee to the California Supreme Court has been confirmed.

State extends review of $25B delta plan

(AP) — State officials say more planning is needed on a $25 billion proposal to build two massive water tunnels in Northern California.