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2 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area
A keynote speaker at a San Jose State University graduation ceremony has filed an excessive-force complaint against the San Jose Police Department and hopes his case can be a lightning rod for heavier scrutiny of the internal investigations that by and large clear officer misconduct.
6 hrs ago | The Washington Post
In this July 23, 2014, photo, President Barack Obama walks with senior adviser Valerie Jarrett as he leaves a fundraising event in Los Altos Hills, Calif.
Four Bay Area residents described as members of a "traveling burglary crew" have been arrested by Hollister police in San Benito County after a car chase, police said.
The California Highway Patrol arrested a man who drove a car that crashed on U.S. Highway 101 and killed his passenger in Santa Clara late Wednesday night, a CHP spokesman said.
Santa Cruz, the city reputed for its laid-back, easy-breezy style, took 12th place among "The Snobbiest Small Cities In America."
It's amazing how far this band has gone -- and for how long -- with only a handful of truly memorable songs to call its own.
She released six studio albums, a live set and a greatest hits package during that decade -- all of which were certified gold or better.
Photos courtesy city of Cupertino Rendering for "Main Street Cupertino", a mixed-use project slated for the north side of Stevens Creek Boulevard between Finch and Tantau avenues.
This July 23, 2013, file photo provided by the office of Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler, R-Wash., shows Herrera Beutler, left, is with her husband, Dan Beutler, and their baby, Abigail Rose Beutler, at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital in Palo Alto, Calif.
The Ducks are the media's favorite for the third straight season, getting 37 of 39 first-place votes in the North Division balloting.
Over the past year or so, downtown Los Gatos has seen a proliferation of new restaurants, and one of the most memorable is the Lexington House.
Federal authorities have struggled to find places other than cement jail cells at the border to house the thousands of refugee children, some of them toddlers, pouring in from Central America.
The owner of California's Bryman College chain -- with campuses in San Jose, Hayward, San Francisco and Los Angeles -- is in financial trouble and could close.
If so, it's not letting on. In its latest advertisement, the South Korean technology giant turns the table on Apple's boosters, many of whom are on the outside looking in amid Samsung's runaway success selling oversized smartphone-tablet hybrids to consumers.
The City Council is poised to pay $900,000 to settle an excessive force lawsuit stemming from an officer-involved fatal shooting of an alleged gang member who police say pointed a handgun directly at them.
Before they could even cut the opening ribbon, the first infraction was whistled at a finished Levi's Stadium, only this penalty was called by the Santa Clara Police Department.
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 09:34 am
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