Palo Alto

Luis Marquez smiles as he leaves the Palo Alto Animal Services shelter after being reunited with his dog Romeo. (Palo Alto Animal Services/Facebook)

Peninsula Man Reunited With Lost Dog Months After Giving Up Search

A Peninsula family has been reunited with their beloved pet more than two months after it disappeared, was found as a stray, and put up for adoption.

07/23/2015

Martin Shelley

Police Arrest SJ Man Who Brandished Knife In Senior Home, Dared Officers To Shoot

Police safely arrested a man Monday night after he allegedly entered a senior living facility and then brandished a pocketknife while daring officers to shoot him.

07/22/2015

Two of three suspects in an alleged hate crime in Palo Alto on July 15, 2015. (CBS)

Man Stabbed In Palo Alto Parking Lot In Apparent Hate Crime

Police in Palo Alto are searching for three men suspected of accosting and stabbing in an apparent hate crime earlier this week.

07/17/2015

Caltrain.  (CBS)

Palo Alto Officials Propose Caltrain Suicide Prevention Cameras

Officials with the City of Palo Alto are proposing to install cameras at a Caltrain crossing to prevent future track deaths.

07/17/2015

Matthew Muller (Alameda County Sheriff's Office)

Vallejo Kidnapping Suspect May Have Ties To Palo Alto, Mountain View & Dublin Home Invasions

A woman who lived alone in this small rental on a quiet Palo Alto street woke up to a strange man in her home back in 2009. It was the middle of the night. And police say he bound and blindfolded her, and threatened to rob and sexually assault her.

07/14/2015

Franklin Hollis Lovell

Home Burglary Suspect Fleeing Police Tased Near Palo Alto Caltrain Station

A man who allegedly attempted to burglarize a home in Palo Alto was arrested after a brief chase and struggle near a Caltrain station Friday morning.

07/10/2015

Mountain lion (Nick Nass/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)

Mountain Lion Spotted Roaming Near Stanford University

A mountain lion was seen wandering around near Stanford’s campus Thursday night, the latest sighting in a densely populated Bay Area location.

07/10/2015

Northern Lights seen from Palo Alto (Wilson Lam)

Stunning Photo Shows Northern Lights Make Rare Appearance In Bay Area

Extreme solar weather events pushed the Northern Lights so far last week that one Bay Area photographer was lucky enough to capture the celestial phenomenon.

07/01/2015

(Legendary Pictures/Universal)

Watch The Dark New Film Trailer For ‘Steve Jobs’, The Michael Fassbender-Starring Biopic

“Steve Jobs” premieres in theaters October 9.

07/01/2015

Police Patrol Car Light

Lurker Reported To Be Recording Woman Through Bathroom Window In Palo Alto

A Palo Alto woman reported someone using a cellphone to film or photograph her showering through an open bathroom window last Friday night, according to police.

06/16/2015

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