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The Poinciana Plaza strip mall in Santa Clara following a fire on August 26, 2015. (CBS)

Suspects In Santa Clara Strip Mall Fire Turn Themselves In

Authorities say two people suspected of causing a major strip mall fire in Santa Clara Wednesday afternoon have turned themselves in. Two people were injured in the fire and a total of five businesses were destroyed.

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Firefighters on the scene of a fire at a strip mall near Poinciana Drive and Lawrence Expressway in Santa Clara on August 26, 2015. (CBS)

Driver Hitting Gas Line May Have Sparked Santa Clara Strip Mall Fire

Police are looking for a person who drove into a gas line at a Santa Clara strip mall near Lawrence Expressway and may have started a two-alarm fire Wednesday afternoon, police said.


Water meters in front of the River of Life Christian Church in Santa Clara. (CBS)

Vehicle Description Released In Santa Clara Water Meter Thefts

Police are looking for a vehicle linked to more than a dozen thefts of water meters or back-flow regulators in Santa Clara.


Water meters in front of the River of Life Christian Church in Santa Clara. (CBS)

Santa Clara Offers $5,000 Reward In Connection With Water Meter Thefts

Santa Clara police are asking residents to be on the lookout for thieves stealing water meters and back-flow regulators in the city.



Funding Request For New Jail In San Jose Cleared

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors has voted to support an application to request state money to fund a new jail facility in San Jose.


SAN FRANCISCO, CA - SEPTEMBER 22: Aldon Smith #99 of the San Francisco 49ers looks on during warm-ups against the Indianapolis Colts at Candlestick Park on September 22, 2013 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

49ers Release Aldon Smith Following DUI, Hit And Run Arrest

San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith has been released from the team following his latest arrest on suspicion of DUI, team officials said Friday.


Aldon Smith was arrested on August 6, 2015. (8/7/15)

49ers’ Aldon Smith Apologizes After Hit And Run, DUI Arrest

Police have arrested 49ers outside linebacker Aldon Smith Thursday night in connection to a hit and run accident.


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San Francisco Job Growth Continues At A Rapid Clip

The June job report paints a rosy picture of employment in the Bay Area, and it’s not only the quantity of jobs created but the quality. San Jose and San Francisco ranked first and second, respectively, in a report on sales job salaries.


Police Arrest Suspected Carjacker

San Jose Police Arrest Man Following Gunfight, Pursuit, Carjacking And Crash

Police are investigating an officer-involved shooting incident that occurred during a pursuit in San Jose late Friday night.


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Milpitas Fitness Trainer Accused Of Raping Teen Client Held On $4.4 Million Bail In Santa Clara County Jail

Police in Milpitas say a fitness trainer is in jail after he was accused earlier this month of raping a 16-year-old female client.