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Westfield Oakridge Mall in South San Jose. (CBS)

Thieves Nabbed After Swiping $160,000 In Apple Products From San Jose Mall

A group of thieves stole more than $150,000 worth of electronics from a San Jose mall, without ever stepping foot inside. It was a high-priced theft that four suspected criminals nearly got away with.

05/22/2015

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Governor Brown Signals Support For ‘Toilet-To-Tap’ Water Amid State’s Historic Drought

Governor Jerry Brown signaled his support for more aggressive water-saving measures Thursday in the face of the state’s historic drought, including a controversial plan to use recycled wastewater to replenish the drinking water supply.

05/21/2015

Five-pound packages of Harris Ranch ground beef from Grocery Outlet. (CBS)

Beef Company Says Coarse Salt, Not Glass Pieces Found In Meat; Oakley Couple Stands By Story

The Harris Ranch Beef Company has responded after an Oakley couple reported finding small pieces of glass in their meatloaf, saying it was coarse salt.

05/21/2015

Downtown San Jose. (CBS)

San Jose Among 10 U.S. Cities With More Than 1 Million People, Census Bureau Says

The U.S. Census Bureau said Thursday that San Jose is now among the 10 most populous cities in the United States, with more than 1 million people calling the Silicon Valley city home.

05/21/2015

Golden State Warriors redesign planned SF Mission Bay arena after an old design drew comparisons to a toilet bowl (CBS SF).

Pro-Warriors Arena Protesters Expected At UC Regents Meeting In SF’s Mission Bay

The UC Board of Regents meets in San Francisco on Thursday and with that comes the expectation of protests. However, this time around the protesters are pro-Warriors arena at Mission Bay.

05/21/2015

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Airbag Recall Creates Backlog At Bay Area Dealerships

34-million cars need to be fixed after airbag maker Takata recalled nearly one out of every seven cars on the road, causing a major backlog at dealerships in the Bay Area and around the country.

05/20/2015

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California Farmers Ordered To Stop Pumping From San Joaquin River Watershed

Regulators are ordering farmers with California’s oldest water rights to stop pumping from the San Joaquin River watershed for the first time in memory.

05/20/2015

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Amid Record Drought, Group Of California Farmers Offer To Give Up 25 Percent Of Their Water

A group of California farmers, in a surprising turnaround, is volunteering to give up a fourth of its available water this year, sharing a resource all but guaranteed to them for more than a century.

05/20/2015

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San Jose, San Francisco Among 25 Best Cities To Find A Job

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — It’s expensive to live in the Bay Area, but there’s a new study that says it’s also a good place to be if you’re looking for a job. According to […]

05/20/2015

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Looking For First Job, College Grad? Start Here

In today’s Jobs Report, Jill Schlesinger looks at the prospects for new college grads.

05/20/2015