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San Jose Firefighters tweeted this pic of a four alarm fire at the former home of KNTV near a Caltrain station. (Source: San Jose Fire Dept.)

Man Arrested In San Jose Fire That Destroyed Former KNTV Building; Cadaver Dogs Search Rubble

A man has been arrested and faces charges of felony arson and first degree burglary, on suspicion of setting the five-alarm fire in downtown San Jose.

04/16/2014

Rim Fire Continues To Burn Near Yosemite National Park

Cal Fire Hiring Seasonal Firefighters, Busy Season Expected

Cal Fire announced they’re hiring more seasonal firefighters in response to the state having already seen three times as many wild fires this year than normal.

04/14/2014

A stack of mailed-in voter ballots. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Early Voting Expected To Hit All-Time High In June Primary

Early voting is expected to hit an all-time high in the June 3rd primary election with the vote-by-mail option dramatically gaining in popularity over the last decade. One political analyst says it also means candidates must start their campaigns even earlier.

04/11/2014

A pedestrian was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver on East Capitol Expressway on April 9, 2014. (Mike Colgan, CBS)

Pedestrian Killed In Hit-And-Run Collision In San Jose

The roadway is now open, but police are still looking for the driver who struck the pedestrian.

04/09/2014

Downtown San Jose

New Restaurants Revitalize Downtown San Jose

Downtown San Jose is experiencing a restaurant boom as over 40 new eateries have opened in recent months indicating a urban revival for the area.

04/04/2014

A San Jose Police patrol car. (CBS)

Shrinking San Jose Police Department Has Few Recruits For New Academy

San Jose’s police department has only filled 29 of 60 slots in next month’s police academy. Mayor Chuck Reed is calling the recruitment efforts unsuccessful.

04/02/2014

A rendering of the proposed second Apple Inc. campus in Cupertino (Apple Inc.)

Drivers Blame Apple’s Cupertino Spaceship Campus Construction For Bad Traffic

Construction on Apple’s Spaceship campus is about to lift off into its second phase, but area motorists say it’s resulting in traffic gridlock.

04/01/2014

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16 Peninsula Gang Members Arraigned On Charges Including Murder

16 gang members, mostly based in East Palo Alto, were arraigned Monday in a multi-agency operation called ‘Operation Sunny Day’.

03/24/2014

Crews attempt a rescue from an Alum Rock cliff-side. (CBS)

Firefighters Rescue Hiker After Falling From Cliff At Alum Rock Park

San Jose firefighters were conducting a cliff rescue in Alum Rock Park Tuesday morning, a fire department dispatcher said.

03/18/2014

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Businesses Back Push Full Citizenship For Silicon Valley Green Card Holders

The path to citizenship for green card holders in Silicon Valley may become easier as a number of Silicon Valley companies announced on Monday that they are getting directly involved in helping eligible employees become citizens—for free.

03/18/2014

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