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Wednesday, Nov 8, 2017 at 11:39 PM PST

Critic of Islam's Visit to Stanford Sparks Controversy

Critic of Islam's Visit to Stanford Sparks Controversy

Controversy is brewing at Stanford University over an on-campus event featuring an author known for being a harsh critic of Islam.

Wednesday, Nov 8, 2017 at 08:45 PM PST

Facebook Requests Nude Pictures to Fight 'Revenge Porn'

Facebook Requests Nude Pictures to Fight 'Revenge Porn'

Can revenge porn be combated by gathering nude pictures? Facebook thinks so.

Wednesday, Nov 8, 2017 at 03:38 AM PST

Snapchat and Twitter Adopting New Looks to Gain More Users

Snapchat and Twitter Adopting New Looks to Gain More Users

A pair of struggling social-media darlings have decided they need to take on new looks if they want to prosper. Twitter is rolling out a 280-character limit for nearly all its users, abandoning its iconic...

Wednesday, Nov 8, 2017 at 10:26 AM PST

Cities in San Mateo County Vote on Tax Measures

Cities in San Mateo County Vote on Tax Measures

Voters in Burlingame Tuesday approved a new sales tax to raise funds for infrastructure improvement and other services in the city, according to unofficial election results.

Wednesday, Nov 8, 2017 at 06:16 AM PST

California NAACP Calls for Change to National Anthem

California NAACP Calls for Change to National Anthem

The organization says the "The Star-Spangled Banner" should no longer be used as the national anthem because the third stanza of the song references slaves.

Tuesday, Nov 7, 2017 at 07:48 AM PST

Silicon Valley's Great Wealth Bypasses Its Working Homeless

Silicon Valley's Great Wealth Bypasses Its Working Homeless

In the same affluent, suburban city where Google built its headquarters, Tes Saldana lives in a crowded but tidy camper she parks on the street.

Monday, Nov 6, 2017 at 11:35 PM PST

Two Inmates Pull Off Brazen Escape From Court in Palo Alto

Two Inmates Pull Off Brazen Escape From Court in Palo Alto

Two inmates remain on the loose Monday after they managed to pull off a brazen escape attempt at a courthouse in Palo Alto, according to the Santa Clara County Sheriff's Department.

Sunday, Nov 5, 2017 at 09:47 PM PST

Security Breach at SFO Prompts Lockdown in Terminal 2

Security Breach at SFO Prompts Lockdown in Terminal 2

Security officials at San Francisco International Airport issued a lockdown in one of the terminals on Sunday evening, according to an airport spokesman.

Sunday, Nov 5, 2017 at 01:55 PM PST

About 20 Vehicles Vandalized in Pacifica Neighborhood: PD

About 20 Vehicles Vandalized in Pacifica Neighborhood: PD

About 20 vehicles in one neighborhood of Pacifica were vandalized overnight between Friday and Saturday, police said Sunday.

Monday, Nov 6, 2017 at 06:58 AM PST

Guns, Ammo Stolen From San Mateo Co. Sheriff's Car

Guns, Ammo Stolen From San Mateo Co. Sheriff's Car

A shotgun, rifle, ammunition and other items were stolen from an unmarked San Mateo County Sheriff's Department vehicle in San Francisco on Friday night, according to officials.

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