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  1. Alberico Dominates Pro Mazda Field On The Streets Of St. PeteRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    Neil Alberico began his sophomore campaign in the Pro Mazda Championship Presented by Cooper Tires with a dominant victory for St. Petersburg-based Cape Motorsports with Wayne Taylor Racing in this afternoon's Allied Building Products Grand Prix of St. Petersburg. Alberico, from Los Gatos, Calif., qualified fastest this morning and led throughout the 23-lap race to score a resounding 4.6819-second win - his first in the series - on the challenging 1.8-mile, 14-turn street circuit.


  2. McNealy wins The Goodwin, Stanford finishes thirdRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Palo Alto Weekly

    Maverick McNealy won his fourth individual title of the season at The Goodwin, played on the Stanford Golf Course. Photo by Stanford Athletics.


  3. Men's Shot Putters Make History as B1G Triumphs over Pac 12 3/29/2015 ...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | MGo Blue

    The University of Michigan men's track and field team closed the weekend with 48.50 points today at the Pac 12 vs. Big Ten Challenge, helping the Big Ten to a 363.5-356.7 victory in the head-to-head conference matchup hosted by Arizona State University at Joe Selleh Track. threw 61-7.25 ft.


  4. Instrument to hunt for aliens using infrared lightRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Times of India

    Astronomers have developed a new instrument that will scan the sky for pulses of infrared light to speed up the search for extraterrestrial intelligence. WASHINGTON: Could aliens be transmitting infrared beacons? If so a new instrument can detect them! Astronomers have developed a new instrument that will scan the sky for pulses of infrared light to speed up the search for extraterrestrial intelligence.


  5. GOEFFREY: One-on-one with Jeff GarciaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Times-Standard

    Jeff Garcia said he has aspirations to become an NFL head coach one day, but will likely try to start as a quarterbacks coach. EUREKA >> I have no business talking with Jeff Garcia, but when the opportunity to interview the former NFL quarterback presented itself, I had to take advantage of the moment.


  6. Cops Investigating Suspicious Death In Palo AltoRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    The death of man today in Palo Alto after an incident in San Jose has been deemed suspicious, a San Jose police spokesman said. Around 4:50 a.m., Palo Alto police notified officers in San Jose of a man who was taken to Stanford Medical Center for treatment after an incident that occurred in San Jose, Sgt.


  7. Menlo Presbyterian names new director of children's ministryRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Almanac

    Gary Lindsay, Menlo Park Presbyterian Church's new director of children's ministry, is shown with his wife, Heidi, and children Rebekah and Brendan. Gary Lindsay is the new director of children's ministry at Menlo Park Presbyterian Church, where he will be serving more than 2,000 families, the church announced recently.


  8. San Jose Police shooting: Academy class of 2001 has an a unfortunate bondaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Framed photographs of San Jose Police Department's 11 officers who have died in the line of duty are displayed on the wall as Paul Kelly, the president of San Jose Police Officers' Association talks about officer, Michael Johnson, who was shot and killed on Tuesday during an interview Wednesday. SAN JOSE >> The night Officer Michael Johnson was gunned down, the San Jose Police Department knew one group of officers in particular should find out before it hit the news: his police academy class of 2001.


  9. Lesnar shuns UFC for WrestleMainaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Cape Cod Times

    Up next for the wrestler known as "The Beast Incarnate," a date Sunday in the main event of WrestleMania 31. His UFC career isn't just on hold - it's over. Lesnar decided last week to spurn an MMA return where he ruled for years as the heavyweight champion of both the cage and pay-per-view buy rates.


  10. You're Invited to Coffee With Palo Alto PDRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago |

    Looking for something unique to do Wednesday night? We are holding our fifth "Breaking with the Law" session, an informal gathering of cops and community members. Please help us spread the word! Take a break with us at Peet's Coffee at the Town & Country Shopping Center at 855 El Camino Real, any time between 6 and 8 p.m. on Wednesday, April 1, and meet some of the members of our Department! This is a chance for you to get to know our cops, ask questions, and for both of us to learn more about what's happening in our neighborhoods.


  11. Audrie Pott: Do boys share blame for teen's suicide?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

    One by one, the teenagers from Saratoga High School will take the witness stand, compelled by court order to tell their stories of the night Audrie Pott was sexually assaulted and the agonizing week of photos and rumors that followed until she killed herself. The civil trial expected to start next month was brought by Audrie's parents and is supposed to determine who is to blame for the 15-year-old's death.


  12. Northwestern Finishes Play at The GoodwinRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Northwestern University

    Northwestern concluded play at The Goodwin hosted by Stanford Saturday, wrapping up its Spring Break trip through California with a 16th place finish among the 24-team field at Stanford Golf Course. Northwestern shot a final round 10-over 289 to card a 54-hole score of 20-over 860 .


  13. Renting in Santa Cruz County: Section 8 voucher no guaranteeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Editor's Note: This is the first in an occasional series about the challenge of renting in Santa Cruz County. SANTA CRUZ >> Holly Giegerich is living in limbo, looking for a new place to rent after getting a notice from her landlord that she must move out, finding only one possibility, wondering if she will be homeless on April 2. “I just want a place to live,” said Giegerich, 54, a petite brunette, breaking into tears as she discussed her situation in her neat one-bedroom rental near La Barranca Park, a couple of blocks from the ocean.


  14. California's Great America Celebrates 40th SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | NBC Bay Area

    California's Great America in Santa Clara is celebrating its 40th season with special events like the grand opening of a play area for kids. "When I first started I thought it was a summer job, so it's been one long summer," Greg Sanders said.


  15. Microsoft and WWE team up to support Microsoft BandRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | WinBeta

    Now that the Microsoft Band is back in stock and available to buy at major retail stores, Microsoft is now focusing on marketing the Microsoft Band. In preparation of WrestleMania XXXI, Microsoft employed the services of two WWE powerhouses, Ryback and Dolph Ziggler, to track their progress as they prepare to unleash their fury at Wrestlemania XXXI.


  16. Altera stock soars on report of sales talks with IntelRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | KNDO

    Altera's stock soared to its highest price in nearly four years Friday on a report the chipmaker is in talks to be sold to industry leader Intel. The Wall Street Journal didn't cite any sources in its report about the negotiations and cautioned that a deal might not be consummated.


  17. Internal Affairs: Prime Healthcare's lawyer challenges AG Kamala Harris' remarksRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    ... caucus in elevated roles. Sometimes, no news is better than good news. That was the case this week for Santa Clara County chief assistant district attorney Jay Boyarsky, District Attorney Jeff Rosen's second in command. The California Supreme Court ...


  18. San Jose: Pedestrian struck and killedRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

    Police on Saturday were investigating the death of a pedestrian who was struck by a car and killed after apparently walking into traffic. As of late Saturday, police had not determined the identity of the male victim, who appeared to be in his mid-20s, Sgt.


  19. St. Cesar? San Jose leaders propose Catholic sainthood for farm labor leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    ... looking for social change." Among the marchers who agreed with Pedigo was Dave Cortese, president of the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors. The former mayoral candidate said that as a Catholic he hopes to see Chavez become a saint one day. ...


  20. WWE promotes Microsoft Band Fitness Tracker with Ryback and Dolph ZigglerRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | I4U Future Technology News

    Want to know how many steps wrestling stars Ryback and Dolph Ziggler do each day? Microsoft Band makes it possible to track the wrestling stars. The supply issues of the Microsoft Band fitness tracker have vanished and the company is now actively finding ways to promote the Band.