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Tim Watson, the VTA bus driver who foiled an alleged child abduction in Milpitas on June 5, 2015. (Photo Credit: Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority)

Bus Driver Who Helped Foil Child Abduction In Milpitas: ‘I Did What Any Parent Would Do’

VTA bus driver Tim Watson said his instincts kicked in, and that’s how he stopped an alleged child abduction in Milpitas and Fremont.

06/10/2015

Tesla Motors Chairman and CEO Elon Musk introduces the new Tesla Model S all-electric sedan in Hawthorne, California on March 26, 2009. (Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images)

Play The Video Game Elon Musk Designed As A 12-Year-Old

You can play the video game SpaceX founder Elon Musk designed as a pre-teen in South Africa, thanks to a software engineer at Google.

06/09/2015

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BART Substation Fire Stops Service For Riders Between Hayward And Fremont

Fire at a BART substation stopped service for East Bay riders between Hayward and Fremont Tuesday afternoon. The system is now recovering with 10 to 15 minute delays.

06/09/2015

Police take a man into custody at bus stop area of the Fremont BART station, June 5, 2015. (CBS)

Police Credit ‘Hero’ Bus Driver With Recovery Of 3-Year-Old Kidnapped Milpitas Boy; Suspect Arrested

A three-year-old boy that went missing from a library in Milpitas Friday has been located in Fremont, according to police.

06/05/2015

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Billionaire Elon Musk Defends Billions In Government Subsidies Benefiting His Companies

Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk defended his business practices following an LA Times report that his three companies have taken billions in government subsidies, saying “the article makes it seem as though my company is getting some huge check, which is fundamentally false.”

06/01/2015

Ben & Jerry's new Save Our Swirled flavor. (Source: Ben & Jerry's)

Ben & Jerry’s Introduces New Flavor At Tesla’s Fremont Headquarters

Ben & Jerry’s introduced a new ice cream flavor at Tesla’s Fremont headquarters Wednesday with a message for climate change.

05/27/2015

21-year-old Elizabeth Martinsson, a foreign student from Uddevalla, Sweden who was going to the College of Marin and living with a family in nearby Greenbrae when she disappeared. (Marin IJ Archive Photo)

Bones In Fremont Found To Be Swedish Exchange Student Missing Since 1982

Bones found in the East Bay are those of a Swedish exchange student who disappeared in the area in 1982.

05/26/2015

Quarry Lakes Recreational Area in Fremont. (East Bay Park District)

Toxic Algae Bloom Prompts Closure Of Quarry Lakes In Fremont

The Quarry Lakes Regional Recreational Area in Fremont is closed for swimming through at least Wednesday, according to the East Bay Regional Park District.

05/25/2015

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BART Service Restored After Damaged Equipment Repaired; Delays Continue

BART crews have repaired a damaged piece of train control equipment that was causing major delays systemwide Wednesday morning and are working now to restore service on all lines.

05/20/2015

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3 Fremont Businesses Burglarized In Short Span Monday

Police are investigating three commercial burglaries that occurred in close proximity to each other Monday in Fremont.

05/06/2015

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