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San Jose Could Boost Marijuana Fines 5,000%

San Jose Could Boost Marijuana Fines 5,000%

San Jose wants most of its medical marijuana stores to shut down by Oct. 17. To get them to do that, the city... Watch »

4 hours ago
School Named for Migrant-Turned-Astronaut

School Named for Migrant-Turned-Astronaut

Alpha Public Schools dedicated a middle school campus after Jose Hernandez, a California astronaut, as an example to... Watch »

Sep 30, 2014
SF Court Workers Vote to Strike Over Stalled Contract

SF Court Workers Vote to Strike Over Stalled Contract

The union that represents court workers in San Francisco voted on Monday to strike over their stalled... Watch »

Sep 30, 2014
UC Campuses to Create More Gender-Neutral Restrooms

UC Campuses to Create More Gender-Neutral Restrooms

University of California President Janet Napolitano is responding to concerns raised by gay and transgender students... Read »

Sep 30, 2014
EBay to Split PayPal Into Separate Company

EBay to Split PayPal Into Separate Company

Ebay and PayPal will be split into separately traded public companies by the middle of next year, CNBC reported. Read »

Sep 30, 2014
SF Police Investigating Camera Crime Spree

SF Police Investigating Camera Crime Spree

San Francisco police are warning photographers and tourists to pay close attention to their surroundings after... Watch »

Sep 30, 2014
Raiders Fire Head Coach Dennis Allen

Raiders Fire Head Coach Dennis Allen

The Oakland Raiders have fired head coach Dennis Allen, according to multiple media sources Read »

Sep 30, 2014
Video Game Lounge to Replace Downtown SJ Brewery

Video Game Lounge to Replace Downtown SJ Brewery

Time to play video games somewhere other than at home: the AFK Gamer Lounge, an "e-sports gamer mecca," is... Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Fraud Suspect Who Befriended Homeowner Arrested

Fraud Suspect Who Befriended Homeowner Arrested

A man wanted in connection with a sex crime in Oklahoma has been arrested in Palo Alto, after police say... Watch »

Sep 30, 2014
UC Berkeley Students Closely Monitor Hong Kong Protest

UC Berkeley Students Closely Monitor Hong Kong Protest

UC Berkeley students are watching closely and communicating with demonstrators overseas. Jodi Herandez reports. Watch »

Sep 29, 2014
Lester Craves Postseason Spotlight

Lester Craves Postseason Spotlight

The A’s face a one-game win-or-go home scenario against a team that beat them five times in seven... Read »

Sep 30, 2014
Backlog at Palo Alto VA Hospital Has Vets Waiting

Backlog at Palo Alto VA Hospital Has Vets Waiting

Patient logs show that many veterans have to wait 6 months or longer for dental prosthetics. Watch »

Sep 29, 2014
Firefighter Left Legally Blind Says Caretaker Stole Savings

Firefighter Left Legally Blind Says Caretaker Stole Savings

A former San Francisco firefighters left legally blind from a fire says her caretaker has run off with her... Watch »

Sep 30, 2014
Water Waste Inspectors Aim to Provide Conservation Tips

Water Waste Inspectors Aim to Provide Conservation Tips

Water waste inspectors for the Santa Clara Valley Water District aim to provide conservation tips and information. Watch »

Sep 29, 2014
Oracle OpenWorld Descends on San Francisco

Oracle OpenWorld Descends on San Francisco

Bring your patience and get ready for some major gridlock. San Francisco is hosting two of the world’s... Watch »

Sep 29, 2014
Facebook to Use Personal Data to Sell Ads

Facebook to Use Personal Data to Sell Ads

Advertisers will soon be able to buy ads via Facebook that will run on other websites. Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Uber CEO Says He Won't Wait for Regulations

Uber CEO Says He Won't Wait for Regulations

Uber plans to "aggressively roll out new ridesharing features" first and ask for permission... Read »

Sep 30, 2014
San Jose Mayor Candidates Battle Over Public Safety

San Jose Mayor Candidates Battle Over Public Safety

Fiscal responsibility is taking on a safety-first message in the race for San Jose mayor. Watch »

Sep 29, 2014
Shooing Birds From Bay Bridge Could Cost $30M: Report

Shooing Birds From Bay Bridge Could Cost $30M: Report

Efforts to relocate protected birds so the old eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge can be torn down... Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Father, Son ID's in Fatal Chemical Leak

Father, Son ID's in Fatal Chemical Leak

Police ruled on Monday that either the father or son who died last week in a chemical leak in Mountain View was... Read »

Sep 29, 2014
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