San Jose

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Fire Department Says 2 Treated For Heat Exhaustion After VTA Train Breaks Down In San Jose

Two people had to be treated for heat exhaustion after a VTA light rail train broke down in San Jose due to a mechanical issue, officials with the San Jose Fire Department said.

07/01/2015

World Cup fans view the USA v. Ghana match in San Francisco's Civic Center Plaza, June 16, 2014. (CBS)

Women’s World Cup Viewing Parties For USA vs. Germany At Avaya Stadium, SF Civic Center

Bay Area fans wanting to watch the U.S. women’s national soccer team play in the semifinals of the FIFA Women’s World Cup today against Germany can see the match on big screens at events in San Jose and San Francisco.

06/30/2015

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Wildfire Consumes Over 80 Acres Near San Jose

A wildfire near San Jose Sunday afternoon has so far consumed roughly 81 acres of vegetation and was still burning Sunday evening, a Cal Fire official said.

06/28/2015

Children were forced to jump from this window at a San Jose apartment during a fire. (CBS)

2 Children Hospitalized After Suffering Burns, Jumping From Window During 2-Alarm San Jose Fire

A two-alarm fire in San Jose Thursday morning injured one adult and two children, all burn victims, according to fire officials.

06/25/2015

Police at the scene of a fatal fall from a boom truck at South Second and Martha streets in San Jose, June 24, 2015. (CBS)

Worker Killed In Fall From Cherry Picker Truck In San Jose

A man who fell from a cherry picker and died in San Jose Wednesday morning worked for a subcontractor assigned to work on the city’s streetlights, authorities said.

06/24/2015

Dried cracked mud is seen at the New Melones Lake reservoir which is now at less than 20 percent capacity as a severe drought continues to affect California on May 24, 2015.  California has recently announced sweeping statewide water restrictions for the first time in history in order to combat the region's devastating drought, the worst since records began.          AFP PHOTO/ MARK RALSTON        (Photo credit should read MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)

South Bay Cities Doing A Good Job Of Cutting Back Water Use During Drought— Up to 30 Percent

Many South Bay residents are getting the conservation message and are going above and beyond when it comes to cutting back on water use.

06/23/2015

Alam Skandar (San Jose Police Dept.)

Transient Lured Down From Crane By San Jose Police With Promise Of Burrito

A transient man who climbed a nine-story crane and stayed there for 14 hours, defying San Jose police, was eventually lured down with a burrito before being arrested.

06/23/2015

A man refuses to come down from this crane at a San Jose construction site. (KCBS)

Homeless Man Who Climbed 9-Story Construction Crane Near San Jose City Hall In Police Custody After 14-Hour Standoff

A standoff where a homeless man climbed atop a crane that was 90-feet above the street near San Jose City Hall ended peacefully when the man descended on his own and was taken into police custody.

06/22/2015

Liam Mayclem & Chef Victor Pokorski (credit: Foodie Chap/Liam Mayclem)

Foodie Chap With Chef Victor Pokorski of Arcadia San Jose

Listen in as Chef Victor & Liam meet at the Arcadia kitchen for their tasty Foodie Chap chat…

06/22/2015

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San Jose Firefighters Work To Put Out 2-Alarm Fire

Firefighters are working to extinguish a two-alarm fire Sunday evening in San Jose, according to the San Jose Fire Department.

06/21/2015

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