Posts Tagged San Francisco

City leaders talk 2024 with US Olympic Committee

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — City leaders from Boston, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Washington have met with top executives at the U.S. Olympic Committee to hear about the nuts and bolts of bidding for the 2024 Olympics.

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Hudson solid, Hammels better in Giants’ loss

Philadelphia Phillies relief pitcher Jonathan Papelbon pitches during the ninth inning of a baseball game against the San Francisco Giants, Thursday, July 24, 2014, in Philadelphia. The Phillies won 2-1. (AP Photo/Chris Szagola)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The San Francisco Giants couldn’t have asked for more from Tim Hudson.

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Pence drives in 3, Giants beat Phillies 3-1

San Francisco Giants' Hunter Pence doubles down the right field line to score three runs and reach third base on a throwing error during the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Philadelphia Phillies, Wednesday, July 23, 2014, in Philadelphia. The Giants won 3-1. (AP Photo/Chris Szagola)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — There are no secrets to Hunter Pence’s approach to hitting in crucial situations. His simple strategy worked again.

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Get paid for posts? Social networking’s new twist

In this photo taken Wednesday, July 16, 2014, Gerry Kelly, founder of clothing brand Sonas Denim and a Bubblews user, poses near his home in San Francisco. Kelly has already earned nearly $100 from Bubblews since he began using a test version in January. His Bubblews feed serves as a journal about the lessons he has learned in life, as well as a forum for his clothing brand. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Facebook and most other social networks are built on the premise that just about everything should be shared —except the money those posts produce.

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