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William McCowan

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.

07/26/2015

Morgan Hill Street View

Five Escaped Teens Back In Custody At Morgan Hill Detention Facility

The last of five juvenile suspects who escaped from a detention facility for teenage boys Saturday night was safely back in custody Sunday morning, according to police.

07/19/2015

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33 Charged In $500K Insurance ‘Coffee Break’ Car Crash Scam

Some defendants claimed they spilled coffee on themselves while driving, causing the crash.

07/17/2015

Booking photo of Ray McDonald, May 25, 2015. (Santa Clara Police Dept.)

Former 49er Ray McDonald Charged With Felony False Imprisonment In Alleged Domestic Violence Incident

Former San Francisco 49er Ray McDonald was arraigned Thursday on charges in an alleged assault on his former fiancée as she held their baby in Santa Clara in May, according to the Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office.

07/09/2015

VTA light rail

Man Fatally Struck By VTA Train In Milpitas

A Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority trail struck and killed a man in Milpitas late Wednesday night, VTA and police officials said.

07/09/2015

San Jose Fireworks-Burned House

After Errant Fireworks Set San Jose House Ablaze, Revelers Outside Keep Lighting More

Four people have been displaced after a home in San Jose caught fire Saturday night when illegal fireworks landed in the back yard.

07/05/2015

Double red rainbow spotted over San Jose Saturday evening. The same rainbow was likely what was seen over the Grateful Dead concert, sparking speculation it was artificially created, but numerous photos like this prove that it was a real weather phenomenon enjoyed by those inside and outside the concert area. (Photo: RJ, via cbsSF.com/photos)

Rainbow Over Grateful Dead Concert Evokes Visions Of Jerry Garcia, Gay Pride During Epic Weekend

During an epic week in America that saw same sex couple gain equal rights to marriage on the eve of Pride weekend, and an epic week in music as the Grateful Dead play their final concerts with a show Saturday night and again Sunday at Levi’s Stadium, fans couldn’t help but embrace a rainbow over the concert as a sign of the late Jerry Garcia looking down on them, and celebrating pride.

06/28/2015

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - AUGUST 09: Musician Bob Weir of the Grateful Dead performs with The National at the Lands End Stage during day 1 of the 2013 Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival at Golden Gate Park on August 9, 2013 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic/Getty Images)

Grateful Dead Ticket Costs For Levi’s Stadium Shows Dip As Low As $15

It hasn’t really been all that long since Grateful Dead ticket prices were being priced in the thousands, and yet, now you can buy a ticket for not much more than the cost of an IMAX movie ticket.

06/23/2015

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

VTA light rail

Driver Killed In San Jose In Collision With VTA Train

A collision between a 2007 Saturn and a light rail train in San Jose left one person dead and another injured Saturday evening.

06/21/2015

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