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2 hrs ago | The Campbell Reporter
Police are asking the public's help in finding a missing Wisconsin woman who was in the Bay Area on business.
3 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel
A woman killed last week when her car was the last of eight to be hit or dragged by an out-of-control big rig on Highway 152 has been identified as 65-year-old Gilroy resident Barbara Foster, according to the Santa Clara County Medical Examiner-Coroner's Office.
7 hrs ago | Milpitas Post
Crews from the San Jose Fire Department and the statewide Cal Fire are battling a grass fire in the east foothills north of Alum Rock Park on Tuesday afternoon, authorities said.
7 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee
The boy died of heat stroke. Santa Clara County District Attorney Jeff Rosen announced on Monday that his office will not file criminal charges against the dad.
10 hrs ago | Marin Independent Journal
Arcade Fire, one of the world's most popular modern-rock troupes, has been a regular presence in the Bay Area in recent months.
12 hrs ago | Palo Alto Weekly
Stanford students march back to White Plaza after assembling outside of Vice Provost Greg Boardman's office to demand better protections for victims of sexual assault, during a rally at the plaza on June 5, 2014.
16 hrs ago | Daily Herald
Google Inc. was sued by Max Mosley at a London court for showing images of the former Formula One president at a sex party.
The 700 block of Sixth Street in Gilroy is a well-maintained street with towering sycamores, spacious single-story homes, and an air of prosperity.
Officers are investigating the city's 21st homicide of the year after a man was shot and killed Monday afternoon in an area known for gang activity.
San Jose Police Sgt. Heather Randol said police received a report of about an "unresponsive" baby in a car in the 3700 block of Payne Avenue Three months after a 9-month-old boy died after being left in his father's SUV, the Santa Clara County District Attorney ruled on Monday that the dad will not be charged with the baby's death.
We know a fair amount about the drought that has now afflicted California for about three years: It has been the driest period since record-keeping began in the 19th Century.
Internet of @ThingsExpo has announced today that Chris Matthieu has been named tech chair of Internet of @ThingsExpo 2014 Silicon Valley.
While some Southwestern communities have seen protests against undocumented immigrant children being placed in their towns, Santa Clara County officials want to invite some of those children to come to the Silicon Valley.
"I consider it an art piece," said Michael Newland, a custom bike builder from Roseville.
Two men who died in separate South Bay traffic incidents this weekend were identified as San Jose residents by the Santa Clara County Medical Examiner-Coroner's Office on Sunday.
A five-alarm blaze that critically injured one person and damaged five commercial buildings near Spartan Stadium in San Jose was brought under control Saturday afternoon, a fire captain said.
A smoky wildland fire consumed 15 acres of brush and threatened homes around Almaden Quicksilver Park in South San Jose before being contained by firefighters Saturday afternoon.
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 08:51 pm
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