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Testing Water

No End In Sight Yet For San Jose Residents With E. Coli-Contaminated Water

San Jose residents who are dealing with a water contamination problem in their neighborhood still have no end in sight and were still boiling water Friday.

16 hours ago

(CBS SF)

Firefighters Rescue Family From Roof Of Burning Home In Milpitas; Dog Dies

Milpitas firefighters rescued a family of four from the roof of their burning home early Friday morning.

10/24/2014

California Highway Patrol officer, CHP

Caught On Camera: Wheelie-Popping Bikers Shoo-Away CHP Motorcycle Officer On I-680 In Milpitas

A video posted on YouTube shows dozens of stunt-riding motorcyclists popping wheelies at high-speeds on a Bay Area freeway and shrugging off attempts by a California Highway Patrol motorcycle officer to pull them over.

10/22/2014

scratchers lottery california winning ticket

Milpitas Woman Wins $5 Million With 4th Lottery Scratcher Ever Purchased

A Milpitas woman’s once-a-month habit of buying a lottery ticket paid off in a big way last week as she hit the top scratcher jackpot of $5 million.

10/10/2014

(Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

VTA Says BART To San Jose Will Open In 2017 Despite Judge’s Ruling

The Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority’s project extending BART by 10 miles to San Jose will be completed as planned by 2017 despite a judge’s decision against closing a street in Milpitas, a VTA spokeswoman said Monday.

07/07/2014

Site where two bodies where found at Hidden Lake Park in Milpitas. (CBS)

Couple Found Dead In Milpitas Park From Possible Murder-Suicide Identified

Medical examiner’s officials said that both died from gunshot wounds to the head, Yim Pruett via suicide and James Pruitt in an as-yet-undetermined manner.

06/25/2014

Site where two bodies where found at Hidden Lake Park in Milpitas. (CBS)

Man, Woman Found Dead In Possible Murder-Suicide In Milpitas Park

A man and woman were found dead in Hidden Lake Park on Friday shortly after residents reported hearing gunfire in the area, Milpitas police said.

06/20/2014

(Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Bollywood Promoter Gets 7 Years To Life For Brutal Attack On Ex-Wife

Bollywood concert promoter Rakesh “Paul” Singh of Milpitas was sentenced on Monday to 7 years to life in state prison for hiring three men to brutally attack his ex-wife in front of her home in Fremont last year.

06/03/2014

Earthquake

New Technology Can Give Up To 30 Second Warning In Advance Of Earthquake

Newly developed technology by a Scotts Valley company can give schools, cities, and businesses a 10 to 30 second advance warning of an earthquake depending on their distance from the epicenter.

06/02/2014

(Clockwise from top) Chinese military officials Wang Dong, Sun Kailiang, Wen Xinyu, Gu Chunhui, and Heang Zhenyu have been indicted by the United States government for allegedly hacking into U.S. companies. (FBI)

US Indicts Chinese Military Officials With Hacking After Report From Cybersecurity Firm With Bay Area Ties

Never before has the U.S. Government publicly accused another country of a cyber-espionage. But that’s essentially what happened Monday morning when grand jury in Pennsylvania indicted five Chinese military hackers, following a report from a Bay Area cybersecurity firm.

05/19/2014

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