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Milpitas winner of the California Lottery Powerball game poses with a check showing his winnings. (California Lottery)

Winner Of $425 Million Powerball Ticket Bought In Milpitas Comes Forward

California Lottery officials said B. Raymond Buxton, a Northern California retiree, claimed the prize at the California Lottery headquarters in Sacramento. Buxton was wearing a shirt that featured a picture of Yoda and read, “Luck of the Jedi I have,” according to lottery officials.

04/01/2014

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Milpitas Store Owners To Get $1M Prize After Selling Winning Powerball Ticket

A Bay Area convenience store that sold the sole winning ticket to the $425 million Powerball jackpot received a $1 million check on Thursday, as state lottery officials waited for the winner of the one of the largest jackpots in U.S. history to come forward.

02/20/2014

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Winning Ticket For $425M Powerball Jackpot Sold At Milpitas Store

A winning ticket for Wednesday night’s Powerball lottery jackpot was sold at a gas station in Santa Clara County, according to lottery officials.

02/19/2014

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Firefighter Injured In Milpitas House Fire

A Milpitas home was destroyed in a fire that injured one firefighter on Monday morning, according to the Milpitas Fire Department.

02/11/2014

Police search a Milpitas neighborhood for a gunman, January 30, 2014. (CBS)

Police Helicopter & K-9 Search For Burglary Suspects In Milpitas Ends In 2 Arrests

Several streets in the city of Milpitas were shut down while police search for a possible gunman Thursday afternoon.

01/30/2014

A man was shot and killed in the parking lot of a Milpitas hotel. (CBS)

Man Fatally Shot In Milpitas Hotel Parking Lot

Police in Milpitas were investigating the city’s first homicide of the year after a man was fatally shot in a hotel parking lot Tuesday night, a police lieutenant said.

01/15/2014

Rendering of the proposed Pacific Mall in Milpitas. (CBS)

$100M Asian-Themed Shopping Mall May Be Built In Milpitas

A $100 million shopping mall targeting the Bay Area’s large Asian-American population could soon be coming to the South Bay. Instead of large stores, developers said the mall would consist of hundreds of small shops.

01/13/2014

Police are looking for a "confident" woman who wore wigs during five recent banks robberies in Milpitas and San Jose. (CBS)

‘Confident’ Bank Robber Suspect Eludes San Jose, Milpitas Police

San Jose police are asking for the public’s assistance for clues about a “confident” woman who wore wigs during five recent banks robberies in Milpitas and San Jose and is becoming more threatening, a police detective said Tuesday.

01/08/2014

A California Highway Patrol helicopter rescued the pilot of this hang glider at Ed Levin County Park in Milpitas on January 7, 2014. (CHP)

CHP Helicopter Saves Hang Glider Stuck In 50-Foot Tree In Milpitas

An errant hang glider pilot who became trapped in a 50-foot tree Tuesday was rescued when a California Highway Patrol officer was lowered from a helicopter and brought the pilot down unhurt, authorities said.

01/07/2014

(L-R) Jerry Coneal, Warner Travis, Delmon Armstead and Bianca Barrow are accused of killing Mohammad "Moe" Sadeghzadeh, a clerk at a Milpitas 7-Eleven on September 8, 2012. (Milpitas Police Department)

4 Arrested In Killing Of Clerk At Milpitas 7-Eleven

Four people have been arrested in the 2012 murder and robbery of a Milpitas convenience store clerk who was shot after three suspects entered the business and stole only about $200, police said Thursday.

12/12/2013

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