Huge Napa grape shortage amid replanting

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SFGATE) — SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Napa Valley, one of the world's premier wine growing regions, has an uncommon problem these days: not enough new grapevine root stock more…

Diet Pepsi quietly changes sweetener

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SFGATE) — NEW YORK (AP) — Diet Pepsi is quietly changing its sweetener ahead of a major rebranding of the soft drink set for next month. The change more…

Woman cashes in selling Christmas stockings

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (UTSANDIEGO) — Jillian Ellis has turned the disappointment of two pink slips in 2012 into entrepreneurial success this holiday season. In October, Ellis, 24, an already a twice-laid-off more…

Reality TV show 'American Guns' canceled

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOXNEWS) — Discovery Channel’s popular reality show about a family of gun makers, “American Guns," came under intense scrutiny in the wake of Friday’s mass shooting at a more…

Gun store offers discounts for teachers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBS) — An Austin-area gun store owner is joining the gun rights debate with a controversial offer for teachers in light of the tragic shooting in Connecticut. Crocket more…

Pro-gun Dems warm to tighter laws

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) A handful of pro-gun Democrats showed signs of willingness to consider strengthening regulations on firearms in the aftermath of last week’s elementary school shooting in Newtown, more…

'He would have become a great man'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) As the nation felt a lump in its collective throat, the small Connecticut town where a madman slaughtered 20 children and six adults at an elementary more…