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Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, California. (CBS)

Parking Fee Increase Expected At Mountain View Caltrain During Special Events At Levi’s Stadium

A proposal, which will be voted on in early July, would increase the parking fee at the Mountain View Caltrain Station from $5 to $25 during games and special events at Levi’s Stadium.

06/05/2014

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Several Businesses Evacuated In Mountain View Bomb Scare

Mountain View police evacuated several businesses around El Camino on Thursday while bomb sniffing dogs investigated a bomb threat at a shopping center.

06/05/2014

Franco Finn & Cheryl Burke (credit: CBS Local)

Pro-Dancer Cheryl Burke Explains Why ‘You Should Be Dancing!’

The “DWTS” champion talks Franco Finn on her return home to the Bay Area…

06/04/2014

A screenshot of Gmail. (CBS)

Google Encrypting Email Amid Spying Fears

Mountain View-based Google and other companies are now automatically encrypting all email, but that doesn’t ensure confidentiality unless the recipients’ email provider also adopts the technology.

06/03/2014

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Will Self-Driving Cars Reduce Accidents, Lead To Lower Insurance Rates?

Self-driving cars are a fairly common sight around Google’s headquarters in Silicon Valley, but where insurance rates will go when driverless cars hit the road is still very much a mystery.

06/02/2014

Behind the scenes as drum techs set up the kits for the main stage acts at LIVE 105's BFD2014 at Shoreline Amphitheatre, June 1, 2014 (LIVE 105)

25,000 Converge On Shoreline Amphitheatre For LIVE 105’s Sold Out #BFD2014 With Foster The People, M.I.A.

Under a perfect blue sky, with pounding bass and screaming guitar and synth riffs filling the air, 25,000 people crowded the sold-out Shoreline Amphitheatre for LIVE 105’s annual alternative rock festival, BFD2014.

06/01/2014

U.S. Marine veteran Reese Levasseur at a job fair at NASA Ames in Mountain View, May 29, 2014. (CBS)

NASA Ames Job Fair Helps Wounded Warriors Find High-Tech Work

Hundreds of veterans turned out at a major job fair in Silicon Valley on Thursday, where many high-tech employers were looking to hire former military members.

05/29/2014

Google published a breakdown of their workforce, showing a lack of diversity in the technology sector. (Source: Google)

Google Workforce Breakdown Shows White Males Dominate In Tech

Google released a breakdown of the demographics of its workforce for the first time Wednesday, showing its employees are predominantly white males.

05/28/2014

A Mountain View city worker smiles after helping save baby ducklings from a grate they had fallen through. (Source: Mountain View Police Twitter)

Ducklings Saved From Underneath Grate After Being Spotted By Mountain View City Worker

A Mountain View city worker saved the day for a group of baby ducks.

05/28/2014

Google is building 100 prototypes of a car without steering wheels. (Source: Google)

Google Building Cars Without Steering Wheels

Sergey Brin, co-founder of the technology titan, told a Southern California tech conference Tuesday evening that Google will make 100 prototype cars that drive themselves—and therefore do not need a wheel. Or brake and gas pedals.

05/27/2014

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