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San Jose Considers Tax, Regulations For Airbnb And Other Short-Term Housing Rentals

San Jose is the most recent city to consider slapping a hotel tax on short-term rentals from websites like Airbnb, but the city maintains it’s not trying to discourage the “shared economy”.

11/21/2014

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Male Founders Of San Francisco Biotech Startups Promise To Make Vaginas Smell Like Ripe Peaches

Two men at a San Francisco biotech startup are on a quest to deliver personal empowerment for women in the form of fruity-smelling genitals.

11/20/2014

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2 Earthquakes Strike San Juan Bautista In 10-Minute Span, Shaking Felt In South Bay

Two earthquakes struck within a 10 minute span near the town of San Juan Bautista in San Benito County late Wednesday night, according to the U.S. Geological Survey’s automated seismograph alert network.

11/19/2014

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San Jose Water Company Could Pay $3 Million For Leak That Killed Threatened Fish

State water regulators have proposed a record-setting $3 million penalty against a San Jose water company for a leak of chemically treated drinking water that killed dozens of fish.

11/19/2014

(CBS SF)

Police Safely Remove 7 Children From San Jose Home Where Armed Man Barricaded Himself

The San Jose Police Department have safely removed six people, including five children, from a San Jose home where an armed man was barricaded inside.

11/19/2014

Officer Geoffrey Graves (San Jose Police Dept.)

San Jose Police Officer Accused Of Raping Undocumented Immigrant Faces New Sexual Assault Allegations

There are new sexual assault allegations against a San Jose police officer accused of raping an undocumented immigrant while on duty.

11/18/2014

Signage is seen at the State of California Department of Motor Vehicles (David McNew/Getty Images)

DMV Opening New Outlets To Accommodate Undocumented Immigrants In California

The DMV is opening new temporary outlets to accommodate an expected surge in demand from undocumented immigrants in California.

11/18/2014

San Jose Police Car (CBS)

With Few Recruits, San Jose Police Ranks Could Dip To 1985 Levels

San Jose could see its lowest number of police officers in three decades if the department continues to lose officers at a steady rate, according to a new report.

11/18/2014

Alex Matlosz-Cox. (CBS)

Generous Strangers Help Bay Area Teen With Cancer Cross Items Off Bucket List

A Bay Area teenager has been working through his bucket list as fast as he can, because he doesn’t have much time left. Alex Matlosz-Cox is living out his dreams, thanks to generous support from complete strangers.

11/18/2014

A historic crucifix that survived a 4-alarm fire at Holy Cross Catholic Church in San Jose. (photo credit: Matt Bigler)

Crucifix, Virgin Mary Statue Unscathed In Fire That Destroyed 100-Year-Old San Jose Church; Parishioners Call It A Miracle

A nearly century-old church in San Jose was destroyed by fire Sunday, but parishioners found reason to rejoice Monday when they discovered the Lady of Guadalupe and the crucifix had survived the blaze.

11/17/2014

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