Foster City (United States)

Type: City
Name: Foster City (United States)
Country: United States
Latitude: 37.560001
Longitude: -122.239998
population: 28,532
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

Silicon Valley firm fined for paying 8 Indian workers Rs 75 an hour

No, going to the US for work does not mean a good pay packet for all India. A company in Fermont, California, has been caught paying eight Indian employees as low as $1.21 per hour. That is about Rs 75 an hour. The minimum wage in the US is $7.25 per ... [Published Financial Express - Oct 24 2014]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

Ten Indicted in Bay Area Prostitution, Human Trafficking Ring

(SAN FRANCISCO) -- A federal grand jury in San Francisco has indicted ten people for their alleged role in a human trafficking and prostitution ring that spanned the Bay Area.The U.S. Attorney's Office says the enterprise recruited women trafficked primarily ... [Published KSFO-AM - 20 hours ago]
First reported Oct 22 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 1 reports

Workers paid $1.21 an hour to install Fremont computers

FREMONT -- Electronics for Imaging paid several employees from India as little as $1.21 an hour to help install computer systems at the company's Fremont headquarters, federal labor officials said Wednesday."We are not going to tolerate this kind of ... [Published ChicoER.com - Oct 22 2014]
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 1 reports

EFI paid Indian employees working in US less than $2 an hour

FREMONT, Calif. (KGO) --A Bay Area graphics company is in hot water with the U.S. Department of Labor for paying some of its Indian workers brought to the U.S. in rupees. Now, the type of currency isn't the issue, it's how much those paychecks turned ... [Published KGO San Francisco - Oct 23 2014]
First reported Oct 22 2014 - Updated Oct 22 2014 - 1 reports

These Top Ten States for Retirement Can Boost Your Health and Preserve Your Wealth

NEW YORK ( MainStreet ) — Retiring in Hawaii could be the best choice people make, not because of its irresistible weather but rather because the life expectancy of retirees living in the state ranks at the top.Read More: Retiring And No Debt Is the American ... [Published Daily Freeman - Oct 22 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

Visa Rolls Out Apple Pay

FOSTER CITY, Calif. — Visa Inc. announced that starting Oct. 20, Visa cardholders can use Apple Pay to make purchases at eligible U.S. retailers.To use Apple Pay, Apple Inc.’s mobile payment service, consumers must have an iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus, as ... [Published Convenience Store News - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

Gilead Sciences to Release Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results on Tuesday, October 28, 2014

. (Nasdaq: GILD) announced today that its third quarter 2014 financial results will be released on Tuesday, October 28, at 4:05 p.m. Eastern Time. At 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time, Gilead’s management will host a conference call to discuss the company’s financial ... [Published Industrial Info Financials - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 5 reports

Visa Kicks Off U.S. Chip Card Education for Consumers and Merchants

FOSTER CITY, Calif.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Visa Inc. (NYSE: V), a global leader in payments, is kicking off a national awareness and education effort that will reach millions of U.S. cardholders and merchants with information about chip technology ... [Published EON Business - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 6 reports

Apple Pay Available to Millions of Visa Cardholders

FOSTER CITY, Calif.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Visa Inc. (NYSE:V), the global leader in payments, today announced that eligible Visa cardholders in the U.S. will soon be able use Apple Pay, Apple’s new payment service, to begin to make purchases at ... [Published EON Business - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 13 2014 - Updated Oct 13 2014 - 1 reports

Top 5 IPOs of all time

Summary:With Chinese online marketplace, Alibaba becoming the largest public offering in the US, it is instructive to look at the top fund raisers of all time.1. Alibaba – $25 BillionFounded by Jack Ma, based in Hangzhou, China, Alibaba is a business-to-business ... [Published The CFO Institute - Oct 13 2014]
First reported Oct 01 2014 - Updated Oct 01 2014 - 1 reports

U.S Post Office Bldg. Sells in Burlingame for $15.7 Million

The United States Postal Service (USPS) sold the specialty building at 220 Park Rd. in Burlingame, CA for $15.7 million, or about $1,081 per square foot.Built in 1942, the single-story, 14,527-square-foot post office sits on 1.26 acre in the Burlingame-West ... [Published CoStar Group - Oct 01 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

Letters to the editor, Sept. 26

When is the U.S. government going to get over our obsession with Middle Eastern dictators? Have we learned nothing from the chaos brought about from the overthrow of Saddam Hussein , Hosni Mubarak and Moammar Khadafy ? Supporting the so-called moderate ... [Published San Francisco Chronicle - Sep 26 2014]

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...for Imaging were among the most outrageous he had ever seen — even worse than problems he had seen at garment factories in southern California. "This is worse than anything that I ever saw in any of those Los Angeles sweatshops" Eastwood said Thursday
Johnson didn't think "militarization" was an accurate term for what was happening with police. "They're not buying a lot of things that would be considered military, in my opinion. Do they wear fatigues? Some of them do. Why is that? Well, a lot of that stuff's proven by the military that it works. [But] it's totally different training, it's totally different scenarios."

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Ten Indicted in Bay Area Prostitution, Human Tr... [Published KSFO-AM - 20 hours ago]
Feds Break up Giant Ring of Brothels [Published Courthouse News Service - Oct 24 2014]
10 Defendants Indicted For Operating A Prostitu... [Published United States Department of Justice - Oct 24 2014]
Silicon Valley firm fined for paying 8 Indian w... [Published Financial Express - Oct 24 2014]
10 indicted in Bay Area human trafficking and b... [Published KGO San Francisco - Oct 24 2014]
Bay Area prostitution ring busted by feds [Published Oakland Tribune - Oct 24 2014]
Molecular Immunohistochemical Profiling Identif... [Published Lab Medica - Oct 23 2014]
Surveillance of invasive Neisseria meningitidis... [Published Eurosurveillance - Oct 23 2014]
The Making of the Warrior Cop [Published Mother Jones - Oct 23 2014]
The Making of the Warrior Cop [Published MoJo Articles | Mother Jones - Oct 23 2014]
EFI paid Indian employees working in US less th... [Published KGO San Francisco - Oct 23 2014]
Harvoni Approved For The Treatment Of Chronic H... [Published BioMedReports - Oct 23 2014]
Business Machines : Patent Issued for Unified T... [Published 4 Traders - Oct 23 2014]
Workers paid $1.21 an hour to install Fremont c... [Published ChicoER.com - Oct 22 2014]
Align Technology : Patent Issued for Systems an... [Published 4 Traders - Oct 22 2014]
Biomarkers Identified for Early Detection of Co... [Published Lab Medica - Oct 22 2014]
These Top Ten States for Retirement Can Boost Y... [Published Daily Freeman - Oct 22 2014]
Visa Rolls Out Apple Pay [Published Convenience Store News - Oct 21 2014]
Gilead Sciences to Release Third Quarter 2014 F... [Published Industrial Info Financials - Oct 21 2014]
Nognog vs the coño kid [Published Business World - Oct 21 2014]
Chemokine Mediated Monocyte Trafficking into th... [Published Plosone.org - Oct 20 2014]
Insurance.com Offers Tips for Putting a Car Awa... [Published Myrtle Beach Sun News - Oct 20 2014]
Visa Kicks Off U.S. Chip Card Education for Con... [Published EON Business - Oct 17 2014]
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Apple Pay Available to Millions of Visa Cardhol... [Published EON Business - Oct 17 2014]
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The Making of the Warrior Cop [Published MoJo Articles | Mother Jones - Oct 23 2014]
Story and Photos by Shane Bauer |Wed Oct. 22, 2014 6:00 AM ET By 7:30 on Thursday morning, the capacious ground-floor convention center of the Oakland Marriott was filled with SWAT teams. Mostly men, mostly white, dressed in camouflage or black fatigues, ...
Visa Kicks Off U.S. Chip Card Education for Con... [Published EON Business - Oct 17 2014]
FOSTER CITY, Calif.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Visa Inc. (NYSE: V), a global leader in payments, is kicking off a national awareness and education effort that will reach millions of U.S. cardholders and merchants with information about chip technology ...
Visa Kicks Off U.S. Chip Card Education for Con... [Published EON Retail - Oct 17 2014]
FOSTER CITY, Calif.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Visa Inc. (NYSE: V), a global leader in payments, is kicking off a national awareness and education effort that will reach millions of U.S. cardholders and merchants with information about chip technology ...
Visa Kicks Off U.S. Chip Card Education for Con... [Published Business Wire Retail News - Oct 17 2014]
FOSTER CITY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Visa Inc. (NYSE: V), a global leader in payments, is kicking off a national awareness and education effort that will reach millions of U.S. cardholders and merchants with information about chip technology designed ...
Visa Kicks Off U.S. Chip Card Education for Con... [Published Business Wire Professional Services News - Oct 17 2014]
FOSTER CITY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Visa Inc. (NYSE: V), a global leader in payments, is kicking off a national awareness and education effort that will reach millions of U.S. cardholders and merchants with information about chip technology designed ...
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