Santa Clara

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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Santa Clara County Approves Fines For Homeowners Caught Violating Firework Laws

Anyone who uses fireworks illegally in unincorporated Santa Clara County will be fined under an ordinance passed Tuesday by the Board of Supervisors.

06/09/2015

San Jose firefighters (Craig Rose/San Jose Fire Dept.)

10 People Escape Fire At San Jose Home; 3 Injured

Three people suffered minor injuries in a one-alarm fire that burned a two-story home early Sunday morning in San Jose.

05/31/2015

Stanford Stadium (Credit, Randy Yagi)

Super Bowl 50 Teams To Practice At Stanford & San Jose State, Stay In South Bay Hotels

While major festivities connected to Super Bowl 50 are in San Francisco, the players fortunate enough to play for the Lombardi Trophy next February will be practicing and staying much closer to where the game will be played.

05/28/2015

Police Patrol Car Light

Santa Clara Police Officers Cleared In Fatal Shooting Of Woman Armed With Bat

The Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office announced Thursday it has determined two officers acted in self-defense when they shot and killed a suicidal woman armed with an aluminum bat in Santa Clara last year.

05/28/2015

Ray McDonald #91 of the San Francisco 49ers stands on the field before their game against the Denver Broncos at Candlestick Park on August 8, 2013 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Former 49er Ray McDonald Arrested Again For Allegedly Violating Restraining Order

Former San Francisco 49ers defensive end Ray McDonald was arrested Wednesday for the second time in three days after authorities said he violated a restraining order.

05/27/2015

Ray McDonald

Former 49er Ray McDonald Arrested On Domestic Violence, Child Endangerment Charges

Former San Francisco 49er Ray McDonald was arrested for two separate charges in San Jose Monday morning, according to police.

05/25/2015

(Campbell Police Department)

Girl Walking Dog Fights Off Man Who Asked For Directions, Grabbed Her

Campbell police said the suspect was an Asian or Hispanic man in his mid-30s, about 5’7″ tall, with a medium build.

05/16/2015

The youth soccer park next to Levi's Stadium. (CBS)

Santa Clara City Council Rejects 49ers $3 Million Donation To Help Youth Sports

This comes after the 49ers withdrew their offer to pay $15 million for soccer fields near Levi’s Stadium, that the team had planned to use for VIP parking.

05/14/2015

Christopher Hubbart

Santa Clara Co. Judge Says ‘Pilllowcase Rapist’ Not A Danger, Refuses To Send Him Back To Jail

A California judge refused Monday to revoke the release of a serial rapist amid fears by his neighbors that he would rape again.

05/12/2015

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