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Trucks bringing in the new turf for Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, California on April 17, 2014. (Matt Bigler/CBS)

New Turf Being Installed At Levi’s Stadium In Santa Clara

The turf, produced by West Coast Turf and called Bandera Bermuda, is much more water-efficient than your garden variety Bermuda grass.

04/17/2014

Family Of Nine Escapes 2-Alarm Fire In San Jose (Matt Bigler/CBS)

Family Of 9 Escapes 2-Alarm Fire In San Jose

A two-alarm residential fire displaced a family of nine in San Jose early Tuesday morning, a fire captain said.

04/15/2014

A view of the charred remains of a building that used to house the KNTV news studios at Park Ave and Montgomery St. in San Jose. (CBS)

Homeless Squatters Occupied Former San Jose TV Station That Caught On Fire; 1 Reported Missing

A man who was among the homeless squatters occupying a building in downtown San Jose that was once the former home of the KNTV news station says a relative may have died in the fire.

04/14/2014

Mineta San Jose Int'l Airport

Southwest Airlines Adds Flights At Mineta San Jose As Airport Named 2nd Fastest-Growing In U.S.

Southwest Airlines began expanded service on from Mineta San José International Airport on Tuesday adding one daily nonstop flight to Denver, San Diego, Seattle and Orange County due to an increasing demand that’s led SJC to become one of the fastest growing hubs in the U.S.

04/08/2014

The San Jose State University 2013-14 men's basketball team (San Jose State)

San Jose State Men’s Basketball Team Expects Sanctions Over Academic Performance

The expected sanctions for the Spartans stem from the team’s Academic Progress Rate last year, and will include a ban from postseason play.

04/02/2014

Raytheon Corp., a Superfund site located in Mountain View, CA. (EPA)

Congresswoman Opens Inquiry Into EPA Toxic Cleanup In Silicon Valley

Palo Alto Congresswoman Anna Eshoo wants to know more about the federal government’s cleanup of Superfund sites in Silicon Valley.

04/02/2014

(Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Mountain View City Council Declaring Water Shortage

Car washes and water served at restaurants may soon be a thing of the past as the Mountain View City Council is likely to declare a “Stage 1″ water shortage emergency on Tuesday, due to the state’s ongoing drought.

04/01/2014

The overbite clam. (Cindy Brown/CALFED)

California Drought Creating Toxic Clams In San Francisco Bay

California’s ongoing drought is affecting much more than just drinking water supplies as scientists are looking into how declining rainfall may be increasing the toxicity of the San Francisco Bay.

03/27/2014

A San Jose Police patrol car. (CBS)

SJ Police Arrest Man For Gang-Related Murder

an Jose police on Tuesday arrested a 35-year-old man in the gang-related murder on Jan. 14 of a San Jose man that the suspect did not know, a police spokesman said today.

03/27/2014

Stanford Cardinal Logo

Stanford Student Groups Square Off On Free Speech, Debate Family Values

A controversial family values conference scheduled at Stanford University next month has sparked a free-speech debate on campus among student organizations.

03/24/2014

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