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Ariel Hsing of the United States celebrates winning her Women's Singles second round match against Lian Xia Ni of Luxembourg on Day 2 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at ExCeL on July 29, 2012 in London, England. (Feng Li/Getty Images)

San Jose Teen Table Tennis Player Makes Impact At Olympic Games

Valley Christian High School in San Jose was bursting with pride Monday after one of its students surprised the world with her table tennis skills at London’s Olympic games over the weekend.


Motivational speaker Tony Robbins. (Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

Several Injured In Firewalk At San Jose Tony Robbins Event

Several attendees of a Tony Robbins motivational event were injured, some seriously, at a so-called “firewalk” outside the San Jose Convention Center on Thursday night.


BART train (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART To San Jose Reaches Milestone As Demolition Begins

Construction on the future BART line to San Jose took a big step forward Thursday when crews began demolishing five vacant industrial buildings east of the Flea Market.


A view inside a homeless person's tent at Kelley Park in San Jose, July 19, 2012. (CBS)

Homeless Squatters Cleared Out Of San Jose’s Kelley Park

Kelley Park was cleared of trash and debris as it has been site of a homeless encampment for years.


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Study Touts Economic Impact Of Electrifying Caltrain On The Peninsula

The study by the Bay Area Council Economic Institute found that electrification would create thousands of jobs while also helping the environment.


Former President Clinton Among Political Heavyweights At SJ Outlook Conference

Former President Bill Clinton and Gov. Jerry Brown were among the speakers at a conference in San Jose Thursday on business, the economy and politics.


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Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority Going Paperless

Beginning July 1, Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority joins other Bay Area public transportation systems on the regional Clipper Card.



Janitors Voice Contract Concerns In Streets Of Santa Clara

Their contracts expire on April 30 and they are upset about cutbacks in their health care plans.


A San Jose Police patrol car. (CBS)

Man Stabbed To Death In East San Jose

Police have not identified any suspects or a motive for the killing.


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Groundbreaking Date Set For Santa Clara 49ers Stadium

The long-anticipated groundbreaking of 49ers stadium is finally set for later this month according to Santa Clara’s mayor.