Ethan Baron, Santa Cruz Sentinel

Ethan Baron

Santa Cruz Sentinel

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  • ChicoER
  • Pasadena Star News
  • LB Press-Telegram
  • Whittier Daily News
  • The Denver Post
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Recent articles by Ethan:

Bay Area tech workers react to layoff axes with shock, and ‘more pain’ is coming

The tech industry was going gangbusters until it wasn’t. Now laid-off workers are facing stress and a highly competitive job market. → Read More

Bay Area tech workers react to layoff axes with shock, and ‘more pain’ is coming

The tech industry was going gangbusters until it wasn’t. Now laid-off workers are facing stress and a highly competitive job market. → Read More

San Jose leaders propose mandating Uber and Lyft to report sex assault claims to police

The draft ordinance sets up a political and legal fight between the city and rideshare giants, who remain firm in their policy of deferring to survivors to go to authorities. → Read More

Rihanna’s lingerie company Savage X Fenty fined $1 million for allegedly defrauding buyers

A quote from Rihanna on her lingerie company’s website includes the comment, “Savage X means making your own rules.” → Read More

Black Friday in the Bay Area isn’t dead, but it’s wrestling with inflation

Today’s economic troubles on top of online commerce and the COVID body blow translate into lots of empty mall parking. → Read More

Black Friday in the Bay Area isn’t dead, but it’s wrestling with inflation

Today’s economic troubles on top of online commerce and the COVID body blow translate into lots of empty mall parking. → Read More

Elizabeth Holmes could stay out of prison for a year or more: legal experts

Judge Edward Davila gave Theranos founder Holmes until April 27 before she’s to go to prison, but she could delay imprisonment via several methods. → Read More

Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes sentenced to more than 11 years in prison for felony fraud

Holmes, 38, is expected to appeal the jury's January verdict, which resulted in Friday's sentence. She is pregnant, and the mother of a 15-month-old son born weeks before her trial began in September last year. → Read More

In photos: The rise and fall of Elizabeth Holmes

Founder of the failed blood test company Theranos sentenced Friday after being found guilty of four charges of fraud in a trial that began last August → Read More

Elizabeth Holmes: The convictions and acquittals that led to her sentencing

Holmes was found guilty of defrauding investors, but not patients, in connection with her now-defunct Palo Alto blood-testing startup. → Read More

Elizabeth Holmes: What convictions and acquittals led up to her sentencing

Holmes was found guilty of defrauding investors, but not patients, in connection with her now-defunct Palo Alto blood-testing startup. → Read More

Elizabeth Holmes, pregnant again, faces Friday sentencing: Here’s what to expect

Theranos founder Holmes is expected to receive a multi-year prison sentence after her judge hears arguments Friday in San Jose. → Read More

Elizabeth Holmes should go to prison for 15 years and pay $804 million, feds demand

Dramatic revelations from Holmes’ four-month trial in U.S. District Court were highlighted in the prosecution’s sentencing memo. → Read More

Elizabeth Holmes should go to prison for 15 years and pay $804 million, feds demand

Dramatic revelations from Holmes’ four-month trial in U.S. District Court were highlighted in the prosecution’s sentencing memo. → Read More

Billionaires gone wild: Musk, Zuckerberg slash jobs, roll dice with future of Bay Area tech icons

‘Risky bets’ by Musk and Zuckerberg ‘have backfired in epic fashion,’ analyst says. → Read More

Elizabeth Holmes beloved ‘wolf’ dog Balto killed by cougar, and she’s confirmed pregnant: Revelations from court filing

Holmes searched for 16 hours through brambles and poison oak before finding her beloved husky lifeless, partner writes. → Read More

Elizabeth Holmes, ‘humble’ and ‘hardworking,’ wants no prison sentence, or maximum of 18 months

Holmes has suffered “extreme public ignominy, financial bankruptcy and the terrifying prospect of incarceration while the mother of a new baby,” a new court filing says. → Read More

Elon Musk sows chaos at key Bay Area tech company Twitter. What’s next?

Musk, the world’s richest man, is beloved by legions of fans who admire his innovations and contrarianism. He’s also hated passionately by those opposing his right-wing politics and def… → Read More

Did resident with gun scare PG&E away from tree that caused deadly wildfire?

The Shasta County Sheriff’s Office said it responded to a ‘verbal altercation where a weapon was shown.’ → Read More

Apple worker admits scamming iPhone maker out of more than $17 million, feds out of $1.8 million

Within three years of starting work at Apple in 2008, Dhirendra Prasad, 52, was defrauding the company. → Read More