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9 Palo Alto officers are expected to be outfitted with mounted cameras like the one seen here. (CBS)

Palo Alto Police To Get Body-Mounted Video Cameras

The Palo Alto City Council unanimously approved a deal on Monday night that will allow for nine of the city’s police officers to be equipped with body-mounted video cameras.

11/19/2013

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Stanford-Oregon Game Expected To Snarl Evening Commute

Traffic congestion was expected in the Palo Alto area later Thursday when fans head to Stanford Stadium for the sold-out Stanford-Oregon football game, and police were asking drivers to avoid the area.

11/07/2013

Tesla Model S. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Tesla Shares Drop As 3rd Quarter Earnings Fall Short

Tesla Motors’ high-flying stock tumbled 12 percent in after-hours trading Tuesday after the electric car maker’s third-quarter results fell short of expectations.

11/05/2013

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4 Hurt In School Bus, SUV Collision In Palo Alto

Four people were injured during a vehicle collision that involved a school bus in Palo Alto on Tuesday morning.

10/29/2013

Winchester Ranch Mobile Home Community in San Jose. (CBS)

San Jose Mobile Home Park Residents Face Eviction For Condo Development

About 145 low-income and disabled seniors living at mobile home park in San Jose face the possibility of being evicted as the owner considers selling the property to a developer of market-rate condominiums.

10/23/2013

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Teen Arrested After Violent Palo Alto Purse Snatching

A Palo Alto police officer was on patrol in the 700 block of Waverley Street at about 9:50 p.m. Saturday when he noticed a woman running after another person and yelling “She stole my purse,” police said.

10/21/2013

Palo Alto's fire department used an emergency alert system to inform residents of a pancake breakfast.  (CBS)

Emergency Alert For Palo Alto Firefighter Pancake Breakfast Draws Complaints

Palo Alto’s top firefighter was defending his department’s use of the county emergency alert system last weekend, to inform residents of a charity pancake breakfast.

10/16/2013

The gate in front of Mark Zuckerberg's Palo Alto home. (CBS)

Facebook Founder Spends $30 Million To Buy Homes Of Palo Alto Neighbors

The Facebook founder has gone on a home buying spree and purchased four houses that surround his own 5-bedroom pad in the Crescent Park neighborhood.

10/11/2013

A Palo Alto home was destroyed in a fire. (CBS)

Palo Alto Home Slated For Renovation Destroyed In Fire

A Palo Alto home that was scheduled for a renovation was a total loss after an early morning blaze, a battalion chief said.

10/07/2013

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Woman Knocked Down, Robbed On Palo Alto Street

A woman was knocked down and robbed by a man and woman near downtown Palo Alto on Saturday, according to police.

09/30/2013

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