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Jamie Foxx of "The Amazing Spider-Man 2" in Mountain View for "Hands On Bay Area" Habitat Rehabilitation (credit: R. Del Rosario/CBS Local)

Cast of ‘Amazing Spider-Man 2’ Saves Bay Area Wildlife From Extinction

Along with a group of volunteers, the movie’s cast helped rescue Bay Area wildlife…

04/22/2014

Google Glass is displayed ahead of a discussion at the University of Southern California's Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism where participants discussed issues with the gadget and its role in storytelling. (FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Google Offers Free Pair Of Glass Eyewear To Nonprofits In Charity Challenge

The tech giant is asking nonprofit groups to propose ideas for how to use the Web-connected eyewear Google Glass in their work.

04/22/2014

US Postal Service letter carrier Juan Padilla arranges mail in his truck while on his delivery route in San Francisco.  (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Earlier Closing Times For San Francisco District Post Offices

The U.S Postal Service is in the process of implementing earlier closing times for dozens of post offices in its San Francisco District, but what many may not know, is that district stretches from Santa Rosa down to Mountain View.

04/18/2014

Habitable Planet

Astronomers In Mountain View Find Most Earth-Like Planet Ever Detected

The planet is about 10 percent larger than Earth and may very well have liquid water — a key ingredient for life — on its surface.

04/17/2014

The Kaufman family, rescued at sea during around-the-world sailing voyage.

Moffett Field Para-Rescuers Who Saved Sick Toddler From Parent’s Boat An Elite Group

The men who saved a sick toddler from her parent’s boat off the coast of Mexico are often compared to superman, ninjas, and even called real-life X-men.

04/09/2014

Pair of Burrowing Owls guard their nest

Feral Felines Threaten Endangered Owls That Nest In Mountain View

The claws came out this week as Mountain View cat lovers ripped apart a proposal to control the feral felines threatening the endangered burrowing owl and other birds at Shoreline Park.

04/03/2014

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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

Fire tore through a home on Fordham Way in Mountain View on the morning of March 16, 2014. (CBS)

Teen Partiers Suspected In Mountain View House Fire, 14 Arrested

Police have arrested 14 teens in connection with a two-alarm arson fire at an unoccupied Mountain View home where the suspects allegedly stole a car and hosted multiple drug and alcohol-fueled parties.

03/26/2014

ATM money

Bitcoin ATM Arrives In Mountain View

A Bitcoin ATM is set to be unveiled at a conference in Silicon Valley Thursday, the first of its kind in California for the digital currency.

03/20/2014

A blotter paper containing DOC (4-chloro-2,5-dimethoxyamphetamine) (US DOJ)

Parents Warned After Mountain View Student Overdoses On New Psychedelic Street Drug

Parents of students at a South Bay high school have been warned about a newly-discovered psychedelic drug after one student overdosed on it and was hospitalized this week.

03/12/2014

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