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Google's search engine. (AHMAD GHARABLI/AFP/Getty Images)

Audit Finds Google Execs Got Improper Jet Fuel Discounts Worth Millions

A government report has determined a fleet of aircraft owned by Google’s founders and former CEO received improper discounts on jet fuel that saved the three billionaires up to $5.3 million.

12/11/2013

A DNA test provided by 23andMe of Mountain View. (CBS)

Google-Backed Genetic Testing Company 23andMe Faces Class Action Lawsuit

Genetic testing company 23andMe is facing a class action lawsuit alleging that the Silicon Valley startup misled customers with advertising for its personalized DNA test kit.

12/04/2013

Utility workers repair a power line. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Downed Power Line Knocks Out Power In Mountain View

A downed power line was blamed for causing a power in Mountain View that affected nearly 1,500 customers earlier Sunday.

12/01/2013

A DNA test provided by 23andMe of Mountain View. (CBS)

Bay Area Company’s $99 DNA Test Sparks Healthcare Revolution

For $99, and a little bit of spit, a Bay Area company is providing a health care revolution. The revolution comes in the form of a test that arrives at your home in a little box.

11/23/2013

Rock The Bells To Return In 2014, Despite 2013 Cancellations

Rock The Bells To Return In 2014, Despite 2013 Cancellations

Rock The Bells founder Chang Weisberg announced that the festival will return in 2014, despite past issues…

11/19/2013

This image was taken in 1986 by Thierry Noir at Bethaniendamm in Berlin-Kreuzberg. (Source: Wikimedia Commons)

Sections Of Berlin Wall To Be Unveiled Outside Mountain View Library

Two sections of the Berlin Wall, which once separated East and West Berlin in Germany, were set to be unveiled Thursday outside the Mountain View Public Library, according to city officials.

11/14/2013

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Mountain View Residents Apprehensive Of EPA’s Ground Toxin Test Results

The EPA will hold a community meeting Tuesday night in Mountain View to talk about the discovery of toxins in the ground that were found in a neighborhood near Moffet Field.

11/12/2013

Google headquarters in Mountain View (left), Oracle headquarters in Redwood City. (Getty Images / CBS)

Lawmaker Seeks Federal Probe Of Mountain View-Based Google

Massachusetts U.S. Rep. Ed Markey wants the Federal Trade Commission to investigate changes in Google’s terms of service that will allow the Internet search giant to use a user’s name, photo and product reviews in ads that it sells to businesses.

10/12/2013

New MacBook and MacBook Pro laptops are seen on display after a special announcement event at Apple Headquarters October 14, 2008 in Cupertino, California. Apple CEO Steve Jobs announced new versions of the MacBook Pro and MacBook laptop computers. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) apple generic, laptops

Mountain View Library May Shut Off Google’s Free Wi-Fi Service

The City of Mountain View may shut off Google’s free Wi-Fi internet service at the public library, as complaints about slow speeds and reliability mount.

10/07/2013

Beyond Wonderland Festival - Mountain View, CA - Day 1

More Than 100 Arrested At Mountain View Rave

Police arrested more than 100 people, mostly for drug offenses and drunkenness at a weekend rave in Mountain View.

09/30/2013

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