Man Who Gave Name To 'Peanuts' Linus Dies At Age 90Linus Maurer, a cartoonist and illustrator whose old friend and colleague Charles M. Schulz borrowed his first name for Charlie Brown's blanket-wielding best friend Linus in his "Peanuts" comic strip and cartoons, has died at age 90.
LinkedIn Shares Plunge After Weak 2016 Earnings ForecastLinkedIn shares plunged as much as 28 percent in after-hours trading Thursday after the company reported better-than-expected results for the fourth quarter but provided a weak forecast for 2016.
Google's Project 'SkyBender' Tests Solar-Powered, 5G Internet DronesGoogle is reportedly testing solar-powered drones that could deliver high-speed Internet from the air.
Port Of Oakland's Second-Largest Terminal Operator Files For BankruptcyThe operator of the Port of Oakland's second-largest terminal filed for bankruptcy Monday.
Lars Ulrich, Black Keys Added to Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction CeremonyRob Thomas is on the guest list as well, reports Live 105...
FBI Brings Saratoga ‘Jane Doe’ Homicide Victim Back From GraveUsing high tech forensic imagery, the FBI has recreated the likeness of a young female homicide victim whose body was discovered near a rural Santa Clara County road back in December of 2014.
Daimler Chief Says Apple, Google Making More Progress On Cars Than Previously ThoughtThe chief of automaker Daimler told a German publication that Apple and Google have made more progress on their efforts in the automotive world than he had assumed.
Union City Police Kill Man Armed With Garden ToolPolice officers shot and killed a man who allegedly charged at them with a garden tool in the backyard of a home on Monday night, authorities said.
Rock Slides Shut Down Highway 84 In FremontRock slides closed Highway 84 in both directions for more than three hours Monday morning.
Authorities Identify Man Fatally Shot On BART TrainThe Alameda County Coroner on Friday identified the man who was fatally shot on a BART train at the West Oakland station last weekend as Antioch resident Carlos Misael Funez-Romero.
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Widow of American Military Contractor Killed by ISIS Files Lawsuit Against TwitterThe widow of an American military contractor killed in Jordan by ISIS last year filed a lawsuit Wednesday against Twitter, claiming that the San Francisco-based social media company allows terrorist groups to use its site to spread extremist propaganda.