San Jose mayoral candidates Dave Cortese (left), Sam Liccardo. (CBS)

Dave Cortese Concedes To Sam Liccardo In San Jose’s Mayoral Race

After a hard fought campaign and race, Santa Clara County Supervisor Dave Cortese confirmed that he called his opponent Monday evening to concede in his bid for Mayor of San Jose.


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Olympic Spoilers Becoming Difficult To Avoid Online

Lots of people want to go home at night and watch the marquee Olympic events, but in this digitally connected age, it’s becoming increasingly difficult to avoid online spoilers.



Google Solidifies Search Engine Dominance Despite Privacy Concerns

Google is almost everyone’s favorite search engine, despite misgivings about data-collection and advertising practices that are widely seen as intrusive.


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San Francisco Apparently Approves School Bond Measures

Two bond measures to repair San Francisco’s schools and roads both appear to have been passed by voters in Tuesday’s election, according to complete unofficial election results.


Adobe Systems Inc. headquarters in San Jose. (AP)

Adobe 4th Quarter Earnings, Outlook Beat Expectations

Software maker Adobe is posting earnings for its latest quarter that exceed analyst expectations, and provides a rosy outlook.

CBS San Francisco–12/20/2010

Former State Senate President Pro Tem Don Perata

Perata Won’t Challenge Oakland Mayoral Results

Former state Senate President Pro Tem Don Perata said his close loss to City Councilwoman Jean Quan in the Oakland mayoral race is “disappointing” but he does not plan to challenge the election results.

CBS San Francisco–11/11/2010

A Chevron sign at a Bay Area gas station. (CBS)

Chevron $3.77 Billion 3Q Earnings Miss Expectations

Chevron Corp. said Friday income slipped nearly 2 percent in the third quarter on costs related to the Gulf of Mexico drilling moratorium and hefty foreign exchange charges.

CBS San Francisco–10/29/2010

Box Office Friends "The Social Network" Again

Box Office Friends “The Social Network” Again

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Movie fans have bookmarked the Facebook drama “The Social Network” as their weekend favorite. David Fincher’s saga about personality clashes and legal feuds among the website’s founders took in $15.5 million […]

CBS San Francisco–10/11/2010

Primary Results

KCBS Political Analyst Marc Sandalow on the results of various states’ primary and runoff elections including a win for Sen. Michael Bennet. Click to Listen