Mud, mold and destruction: California businesses face catastrophic damage

New York CNN — At the end of a long Californian wooden pier jutting out over the Pacific Ocean is the Wharf House. It is now almost entirely inaccessible. The Wharf House Restaurant, an iconic establishment for residents of the Santa Cruz County resort town of Capitola, sits alone, boarded up, damaged, with an uncertain … Read more

Mud, mold and destruction: California businesses face catastrophic damage

New York CNN — At the end of a long Californian wooden pier jutting out over the Pacific Ocean is the Wharf House. It is now almost entirely inaccessible. The Wharf House Restaurant, an iconic establishment for residents of the Santa Cruz County resort town of Capitola, sits alone, boarded up, damaged, with an uncertain … Read more

“Out of control”: no one knows how much to tip

New York CNN — A new payment trend is sweeping America, creating an increasingly inconvenient experience: digital tip jars. You order a coffee, an ice cream, a salad or a slice of pizza and pay with your credit card or your phone. Then an employee standing behind the counter spins around a touchscreen and slides … Read more