Friday Aug 15
The Washington Post
Prostitution arrests on the rise in Northern Virginia
Women posting sex ads online in Northern Virginia are increasingly likely these days to be met by a cop instead of a customer.
Friday Aug 15
Ad Agency Revamps Craigslist Ads
Craigslist is infamous for its spare look. Founded by Craig Newmark in 1995 as an email list and then a web-based service in the San Francisco, it took until 2000 before it even started expanding to other cities.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Sorry, Folks: Modifications Don't Increase Your Car's Value
I've decided to devote today's column to that dreaded Craigslist ad. You know the one I'm talking about.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
San Francisco Magazine
Outside Lands 2014
Tens of thousands of concertgoers, kegs of beer, and a magical setting in foggy San Francisco: Outside Lands is all about the romance.
Lyft Accuses Uber of Playing Dirty Yet Again
Like Airbnb scraping Craigslist in its early days, it's great to see the sharing economy get old-school down and dirty to get ahead.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
TSA Inspector Arrested in Craigslist Underage Sex Sting
A TSA employee living near Sacramento, Calif. is facing underage sex charges after FBI agents posing as a woman and her teenage daughter caught him in a Craigslist sting.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Regulating Airbnb: The circus comes to town
Airbnb hosts staged a brief rally outside City Hall before the Planning Commission's hearing on p;roposed regulations for short-term housing.
Craigslist is, to borrow a favorite phrase of Silicon Valley, ripe for disruption.
New Hampshire Public Radio -
Your Waiter Wants You To Put Down Your Phone
You know how frustrating it is when you can't catch your waiter's eye? He may be thinking the same thing about you.
Political candidate strips down in Times Square to campaign for the ...
'I hope they rot in prison for a very long time': Teenager turns in her cop parents for MURDER after her boyfriend is shot dead Missing mom-of-two, 38, committed suicide by asphyxiation on deserted road 24 miles from home and left a note at the scene for her family FIRST PICTURE: Disgraced soldier Bowe Bergdahl sits at a desk in civilian clothing ... (more)
The Modesto Bee
Federal worker faces child porn charges in Calif.
The San Francisco Chronicle reported Wednesday that 54-year-old George Hristovski was arrested at his Placer County home this week following an undercover FBI sting.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
New Jake Gyllenhaal Film 'Nightcrawler' Places An Ad On Craigslist
The newly released trailer for Jake Gyllenhaal's upcoming drama "Nightcrawler" begins with a monologue from his character Lou Bloom.
Man says Galveston rental home used by scammers
A Clear Lake man says someone hijacked his vacation rental posting and reposted the ad on Craigslist.
Inside Bay Area
Hercules: Suspect arrested in real estate scam
Authorities say Gino Eckstein, of San Francisco, tried through Craigslist to rent out a home on the 1900 block of Pheasant Drive that was on the market to be sold.
Capital Cities is asking you to Drop Your Pants
Stereotude's John Howard sits down with Sebu Simonian and Ryan Merchant from Capital Cities to talk about their start, their hit single "Safe & Sound", their upcoming single "Kangaroo Court", and their surprising collaborators on the song "Farrah... Capital Cities , a name pulled from an online search of band names, is the product of the next ... (more)
Tue Aug 05, 2014
The Forest Grove News-Times
City opens door to Airbnb rentals
Starting next month, Portlanders renting their homes to tourists will be operating legally for the first time - if they follow new city rules.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Marin Independent Journal
PJ Bremier's Fine Living: An invitation to gather lavender
A recent Craigslist ad read more like an invitation to a garden party than the usual listings for apartment rentals or old bricks for sale.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
3 Simple Steps to Score Great Concert Tickets
Don't despair if the Web site says a concert is sold out. Call the box office-more tickets may be available.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Young BMX star shines
"My husband found a bike on Craigslist," Tracy Beadle said. "He asked me if he could buy it, but had actually already purchased the bike behind my back."
Tue Jul 29, 2014
The Bold Italic
Wanted: First World Problems Ghostwriter
As a destitute freelance writer who's been subsisting on a steady diet of Folger's crystals and saltine packets , I'm sure you can imagine my excitement when I saw the perfect ghostwriting gig advertised on Craigslist: "Emotional Writer Needed For Support Community for Affluent Individuals ."