Work bogged down at Sacramento-based startup OpenRide after its chief engineer got obsessed with the new mobile phone game “Pokémon Go.” But instead of fighting his addiction, he and his co-workers used it to create a popular new website that also is allowing them to gain exposure for their primary project.
Southwest Airlines said that its computer problems were mostly fixed, but warned customers booked on Thursday flights to check their flight's status online -- and get to the airport early where long lines were forming.
In Sacramento, small farms can have a big impact because they hire local labor and buy supplies from local stores. That’s why a dollar in sales at a farmers market generates twice as much local economic activity as a dollar in revenue at one of region’s larger farms.
After nearly two years of delay, The Barn is about to be unveiled in West Sacramento. A ribbon-cutting celebration will be held at 10 a.m. Friday for the 8,000-square-foot shade structure and public gathering space in The Bridge District.
A federal judge has tossed out a woman's lawsuit against Home Depot over the deaths of her husband and two children who had sought refuge inside the big-box store destroyed during the devastating 2011 tornado in Joplin, Missouri.