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Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 01:38 PM PDT

Graduate Students Working at Private Universities Can Unionize

Graduate Students Working at Private Universities Can Unionize

The National Labor Relations Board ruled on Tuesday that graduate students who work as teaching and research assistants at private universities are entitled to unionize. The Board said the decision reverses...

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 01:29 PM PDT

'No Justification' For Ex-Guard's Inmate Assault: Prosecutor

'No Justification' For Ex-Guard's Inmate Assault: Prosecutor

A former Santa Clara County correctional deputy, accused of striking an inmate in the head as he was held down by other officers in 2013, was arrested Monday and is expected to be arraigned next month, according...

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 01:17 PM PDT

Brain Injuries Seen in Domestic Assaults

Brain Injuries Seen in Domestic Assaults

There are no bomb blasts or collisions with burly linemen in Susan Contreras' past. Her headaches, memory loss and bouts of confused thinking were a mystery until doctors suggested a probable cause: domestic...

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 01:00 PM PDT

Mylan Execs Got Raises and Hiked EpiPen Prices

Mylan Execs Got Raises and Hiked EpiPen Prices

EpiPen prices aren't the only thing to jump at Mylan. Executive salaries have also seen a stratospheric uptick, NBC News reported. Proxy filings show that from 2007 to 2015, Mylan CEO Heather Bresch's...

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 01:24 PM PDT

Tesla Lays Claim to World's Fastest Production Car

Tesla Lays Claim to World's Fastest Production Car

Tesla Motors says a version of the Model S electric car is now the quickest production car in the world from zero to 60 miles per hour.

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 12:35 PM PDT

Nine-Year-Old Boy Who Swam Alcatraz in San Jose

Nine-Year-Old Boy Who Swam Alcatraz in San Jose

A 9-year-old Los Banos, Calif., boy who swam to Alcatraz and back in June has been invited as the featured guest at the Ringling Bros. and Barnum and Bailey show at the SAP Center in San Jose this week.

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 12:49 PM PDT

Oakland Police Seek Help in Solving Musician’s Homicide

Oakland Police Seek Help in Solving Musician’s Homicide

Oakland police are asking for the public's help in identifying persons of interest and a suspect vehicle in the fatal shooting of a musician outside a downtown nightclub in April 2015.

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 02:03 PM PDT

Texas Teacher Eliminates Homework for 2nd-Graders

Texas Teacher Eliminates Homework for 2nd-Graders

A North Texas teacher is eliminating homework for her second-grade class and wants them to play outside and get to bed early instead. Brandy Young a second grade teacher at Godley Elementary School in Johnson...

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 11:49 AM PDT

Man Allegedly Burglarizes Mountain View Apartment

Man Allegedly Burglarizes Mountain View Apartment

A 35-year-old man who allegedly canceled an Airbnb reservation at a Mountain View apartment that he later burglarized this month has been arrested, police said today.

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 05:06 PM PDT

Mass. Teen Accused of Raping 2 Classmates to Serve Probation

Mass. Teen Accused of Raping 2 Classmates to Serve Probation

An 18-year-old Massachusetts resident accused of raping and sexually assaulting two unconscious classmates at a house party in April will serve two years of probation. The case against David Becker was...

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