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Police in San Jose say a man is suffering from serious injuries but is expected to survive after being shot in San Jose Thursday morning.
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A man who stranded himself in a tree and a woman who ran naked during a failed escape from a hotel rooftop last week have extensive burglary records, adding a dash of context to the hoard of stolen items found afterward in their room and car, authorities said.
A small but vocal group of Santa Clara County religious leaders stood in symbolic solidarity with the people of Ferguson, Missouri., who have protested the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teen by local police.
Photograph by George Sakkestad St. Andrews Episcopal School 7th grader Kristoffer Blomquist started the Heritage Oak Initiative, which is teaming up with Embrace to provide low-cost incubators to rural parts of developing countries to combat neonatal hypothermia-related death.
Convicted swindler Leo Joshua Kennedy, who has admitted sapping the life savings from dozens of families by stealing at least $13 million from Silicon Valley-based trust funds, will spend six and a half years in a federal prison.
Nine Inch Nails and Soundgarden have many things in common. They both feature powerful lead vocalists , perform darkly mesmerizing hard-rock tunes and deliver captivating live shows.
The milestone represents a dramatic turnaround in sentiment since Apple's shares reached its previous split-adjusted peak of $100.72 in September 2012.
Riskified has raised another $4 million from insiders for its e-commerce fraud-fighting software, Deborah Gage reports for VentureWire.
One in five Alameda County residents relies on food bank assistance, which is more than the one in seven nationally, according to a new survey released Monday by Feeding America, a network of food banks.
A man trying a daring hotel-rooftop escape from police last week got stuck in a tree and needed rescue from the same authorities he was trying to elude, according to Santa Clara police.
JJ Puaauli, 12, and his sister, Leilani Puaauli, 16, take care of their pet rabbit, Butterscotch, at their home in San Jose, Calif.
The driver suspected of drunkenly racing down a street and causing a fiery eight-car wreck that injured 10 people was arrested after his release from the hospital, the San Jose Police Department said.
An abandoned mobile home caught on fire this morning on Mount Umunhum south of the Almaden area outside South San Jose, a Cal Fire dispatcher said.
A Mountain View man turned himself in to police after a warrant was issued for his arrest in connection with a sexual battery at a Palo Alto martial arts studio in May. Jorge Alberto Tejada was arrested on suspicion of trying to kiss a 17-year-old student and employee at Hiruko Wellness, located at 2741 Middlefield Road, according to Palo Alto ... (more)
A San Jose police officer was legally justified when he shot and killed a knife-wielding man on Thanksgiving last year, the Santa Clara County District Attorney concluded in a report issued Monday morning.
The California Supreme Court ruled Monday that the second-most powerful prosecutor in Santa Clara County did not engage in a "pervasive pattern'' of misconduct that justified overturning a jury's decision to commit a convicted child molester to a state mental hospital.
Updated: Thu Aug 21, 2014 11:19 am
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