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Reality check: Honda's ad misleads viewers on Khanna's positions, as well as ...
Mike Honda wants voters to think he and Ro Khanna are far apart on corporate profit 'repatriation' and Social Security, but they're really not.
24 Oct 2014 at 6:03am




San Jose mayoral candidates, special interests spend big to win election
Mayoral hopeful Sam Liccardo continues to lead Dave Cortese in the race for cash, as the candidates and special interest groups look to bombard the many remaining undecided voters with ads in the final weeks of the campaign.
24 Oct 2014 at 6:01am



A's and San Jose agree on seven-year deal -- new ballpark hopes not dead yet
The Oakland baseball club and its long-time Silicon Valley suitor have agreed on a deal that will extend negotiations on a new ballpark for up to another seven years as San Jose tries to win approval from the courts or the MLB for the A's move south.
24 Oct 2014 at 5:58am




Gilroy: Thousands of dollars in drugs found at home during search
Police said two Gilroy men were arrested after a search warrant at a home last Friday netted tens of thousands of dollars in drugs as well as weapons and an illegal drug lab.
24 Oct 2014 at 5:56am



Santa Clara: Trustee Chris Stampolis censured by school board
At a meeting packed with people calling for his immediate resignation, Santa Clara schools trustee Chris Stampolis was censured by his fellow board members for harassing the principal of his son’s middle school. Stampolis was the lone dissent in the board’s 5-1 vote to “censure, repudiate, disavow and formally express its disapproval” of him for his harassment. His friend and ally Ina Bendis left the room rather than take part in the vote.
24 Oct 2014 at 5:55am



Guide to telling the San Jose mayoral candidates apart on key issues
There are plenty of other key issues facing the city heading into the Nov. 4 election to replace termed-out Mayor Chuck Reed -- from taxes to baseball to 911 potholes.
24 Oct 2014 at 5:50am




Biz Break: Pandora faces growth issues by seeking stronger ties to musicians
Today: Pandora's listener growth disappoints investors as company seeks to make nice with musicians. Also: Amazon, Microsoft, Riverbed and Juniper also announce earnings.
23 Oct 2014 at 5:17pm




Hunter Strickland's mom has his back
San Francisco Giants relief pitcher Hunter Strickland, the goat of Game 2 of the World Series against Kansas City Royals, has big support back home.
23 Oct 2014 at 4:50pm




Giants pitcher Tim Hudson's long journey finally leads to World Series start ...
It's getting a little tiresome for the three Hudson children. Nearly every day in hotel rooms on the road this week, Giants' starting pitcher Tim Hudson will ask them, 'You realize we're in the World Series, right?'
23 Oct 2014 at 2:11pm




Roadshow: Is it legal to pass in the carpool lane?
Plus: What's up with the weird shoulder pavement at the new Stevens Creek ramps?
23 Oct 2014 at 1:51pm





ABC 7


Doctor Isolated at NYC Hospital Tests Positive for Ebola
A New York doctor who recently returned from West Africa has tested positive for Ebola Ebola and is being isolated at a New York City hospital, city and state officials said Thursday night.
24 Oct 2014 at 6:23am




Retracing the Steps of Doctor Who Tested Positive for Ebola
Dr. Craig Spencer was placed in isolation, with three others under quarantine.
24 Oct 2014 at 6:23am



Steve Nash, 40, to sit out season
Los Angeles Lakers point guard Steve Nash will miss the 2014-15 season for a back injury.
24 Oct 2014 at 5:58am



Waste Management strike will not impact service
Waste Management recycling workers are taking part in a one day strike in the East Bay.
24 Oct 2014 at 5:47am



Watch the Canadian Parliament Attack Unfold
Canadian police officials released surveillance footage and a description today that gives a moment-by-moment breakdown of the Wednesday attack near and inside Parliament.
24 Oct 2014 at 5:08am



What an arm! Check out the Kansas City peanut guy!
Some of the best arms at this year's World Series aren't only on the mound. They're also in the stands!
24 Oct 2014 at 5:13am




#TheQueenTweets: Queen Elizabeth sends message on Twitter
God save the means of communicating in 140 characters.
24 Oct 2014 at 4:52am




Four rescued from house fire in Milpitas
Firefighters have put out a two-alarm fire at a home in Milpitas. Four people were trapped on the roof of the home, but firefighters and police officers helped bring them down.
24 Oct 2014 at 4:50am




New boxer briefs promise to block cellphone radiation
A new line of boxer briefs promise to protect male reproductive organs from mobile phone radiation
24 Oct 2014 at 2:19am




Success and Fun: the Bradlee Effect
But we have to be able to do serious things, without taking ourselves too seriously. The world can be a heavy place, so why not try to add some lightness more to our life whether in our professions or our partnerships. Doing serious things in a fun way..
24 Oct 2014 at 1:10am




Contra Costa Times: Bay & State


TSA Pre-board application office now open in San Jose airport
Have you ever been stuck in a long line at the airport only to be passed up by other passengers with big, happy smiles? They zoomed right through check-in, didn't even have to take off their shoes.
24 Oct 2014 at 6:44am




Reality check: Honda's ad misleads viewers on Khanna's positions, as well as ...
Mike Honda wants voters to think he and Ro Khanna are far apart on corporate profit 'repatriation' and Social Security, but they're really not.
24 Oct 2014 at 6:43am



Levi's Stadium: Going to Cal-Oregon game Friday night? Plan ahead
The crowd will be big -- at least 60,000 fans -- and with kickoff at 7 p.m., many of those fans will be competing for space on jammed roads like 101, 237 and 880 with working people at rush hour. Many will also be traveling to the stadium for the first time with no clue what highways or streets to take or where to park.
24 Oct 2014 at 6:41am



Quinn: Criticism of Apple and Facebook's egg freezing benefit is misguided
Rather than seeing two enlightened companies offering a valuable perk for female employees, critics warn that the companies are trying to squeeze more work out of women by making it easier for them to put motherhood on ice.
24 Oct 2014 at 6:40am



Marine vet Milo Imrie gets a second chance after time in solitary confinement
Traumatized by his wartime experiences in Afghanistan and the loss of his mother and grandmother, Milo Imrie was forgiven by the man he assaulted and granted probation by a judge. He is making the most of his second chance, coping with his inner demons and looking to a brighter future.
24 Oct 2014 at 6:37am



San Jose mayoral candidates, special interests spend big to win election
Mayoral hopeful Sam Liccardo continues to lead Dave Cortese in the race for cash, as the candidates and special interest groups look to bombard the many remaining undecided voters with ads in the final weeks of the campaign.
24 Oct 2014 at 6:34am



Bay Area prostitution ring busted by feds
Ten people were indicted on several charges surrounding an elaborate prostitution ring that spanned the Bay Area over the last decade, according to officials.
24 Oct 2014 at 6:28am



Gilroy: Thousands of dollars in drugs found at home during search
Police said two Gilroy men were arrested after a search warrant at a home last Friday netted tens of thousands of dollars in drugs as well as weapons and an illegal drug lab.
24 Oct 2014 at 6:25am



Santa Clara school board censures trustee Chris Stampolis
At a meeting packed with people calling for his immediate resignation, Santa Clara schools trustee Chris Stampolis was censured by his fellow board members for harassing the principal of his son's middle school. Stampolis was the lone dissent in the board's 5-1 vote to "censure, repudiate, disavow and formally express its disapproval" of him for his harassment. His friend and ally Ina Bendis left the room rather than take part in the vote.
24 Oct 2014 at 6:22am



Walnut Creek man receives second attempted rape sentence
A DNA swab taken after his conviction in a 2012 assault links the inmate to a similar crime in 2010, for which he receives eight-year sentence.
24 Oct 2014 at 6:19am




Oakland Tribune



Judge sets bail at nearly $5.5 million for Black Muslim Temple members
A judge on Thursday set a combined bail of nearly $5.5 million for seven people charged in a massive fraud scheme allegedly run out of a Black Muslim temple in Oakland.
24 Oct 2014 at 6:09am





Tim Hudson's long journey to the World Series
It's getting a little tiresome for the three Hudson children. Nearly every day in hotel rooms on the road this week, Giants' starting pitcher Tim Hudson will ask them, 'You realize we're in the World Series, right?'
23 Oct 2014 at 2:11pm





Purdy: Lincecum adds to the World Series drama
If healthy, Tim Lincecum could give the San Francisco Giants another weapon out of the bullpen against the Kansas City Royals in the World Series
22 Oct 2014 at 11:36pm





Kawakami: Giants let it get ugly in Game 2
Giants now have their own worries as World Series against Kansas City Royals heads back to San Francisco

22 Oct 2014 at 10:17pm





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