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Caltrain Strikes, Kills Person Crossing Tracks In Palo Alto

A person was struck and killed by a Caltrain in Palo Alto Sunday afternoon.

12 hours ago

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Palo Alto Demands Fix For Loose Glass Shards Found In Sidewalks

Officials in Palo Alto asked a contractor to repair sidewalks along a downtown street, after complaints that the polished glass in the sidewalks has become a hazard for pedestrians.

01/21/2015

Two Tesla Model S cars are displayed at a Tesla showroom on November 5, 2013 in Palo Alto, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Tesla CEO Elon Musk: Company Unlikely To Turn A Profit Until 2020

Musk said he expects the company to turn a profit after it brings the lower-cost Model 3 to market.

01/14/2015

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Caltrain’s Switch From Diesel Fuel To Electrification Will Cause ‘Significant’ Backups For Drivers; Report Shows

Drivers on the Peninsula may soon be waiting even longer at some train crossings, according to a new report on Caltrain’s switch to electrification.

01/08/2015

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‘Goldilocks’ Intruder Found Sleeping At Palo Alto Child’s Playhouse

A Palo Alto family started their final day of 2014 with a surprise when they found a man sleeping in a child’s play house at their home on Everett Ave.

01/05/2015

Patrol Car

Barrage Of Gunfire Narrowly Misses Officers On Patrol In East Palo Alto

Two East Palo Alto police officers escaped injury when at least one person shot at them early Thursday morning.

01/01/2015

A Look Back At 2011: Bay Area & The World

Palo Alto Grocery Store Manager Cited, Released For Using Hidden Camera In Womens’ Restroom

A 39-year-old man was cited Monday following a two-month investigation into a hidden camera found by a woman while using a restroom at a grocery store in Palo Alto, police said today.

12/30/2014

Terrell Jackson Booking Photo

Man On Probation Arrested For Showing Genitals To People In Palo Alto

A 46-year-old man serving probation was arrested Friday in a reported indecent exposure incident where a suspect showed his genitals to two people on a downtown Palo Alto street, a police spokesman said.

12/28/2014

Suspect Booking Photo

Palo Alto Police Arrest Man After He Led Them On Pursuit Ending With Crash, Neighborhood Search

A San Jose man who allegedly drove a stolen vehicle was arrested after leading authorities on a vehicle pursuit that led to a crash and neighborhood search through Palo Alto early Sunday morning.

12/28/2014

A Tesla Roadster Sport sits in a dealership showroom on November 3, 2011 in Chicago, Illinois. (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Tesla Announces Major Upgrades To Roadster 3.0, Expected To Be Able To Travel 400 Miles On Single Charge

The Palo Alto-based company is expected to unveil the upgrades in early 2015, with a non-stop trip from San Francisco to Los Angeles.

12/26/2014

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