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Riskified has raised another $4 million from insiders for its e-commerce fraud-fighting software, Deborah Gage reports for VentureWire.
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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.
A San Jose man was killed and his brother seriously injured when their single-engine plane crashed while trying to land at a small El Dorado County airport Saturday, authorities said.
Since there's no place like home, "Wicked" is flying back in to the Bay Area next week, and following the yellow brick road to San Jose for the highly anticipated South Bay debut of this blockbuster.
A suspected drunk driver smashed his car into a busy intersection in East San Jose on Sunday night, hitting or rolling into other cars and causing a battery of injuries, and even tried to run away, according to the San Jose Police Department.
Thaddeus Campbell, interim president of Silicon Valley Pride, happily pointed out that Sunday's one-day festival in San Jose is the first Pride festival to have its own app.
A Tesla Model S outside the California factory. Dealing with Toyota engineers made for a troubled relationship with the Japanese car making giant.
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The San Jose Mercury News reports that Bay Area water agencies have lost from 3 to 16 percent of their treated water due to damaged underground pipes.
Updated: Wed Aug 20, 2014 05:12 am
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