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Palo Alto Bloomingdale's smash grab jewelry burglary

Caught On Camera: Burglars Crash Into Palo Alto Bloomingdale’s Store, Steal Jewelry

In an operation that took just over one minute and caught on security cameras, burglars drove a stolen SUV through the front of a department store in Palo Alto Wednesday morning and stole what police called a “large amount” of jewelry.

05/13/2015

Stand Up claims to let ladies pee with dignity. (www.the-stand-up.com)

Stanford Grad’s Invention Allows Women To Pee While Standing, Avoid Messy Toilets

A recent Stanford grad has come up with a product for women that lets them pee standing up to avoid uncomfortable messes that often accompany public toilets.

05/11/2015

David Goldberg, CEO of Survey Monkey, and husband of Sheryl Sandberg of Facebook, in an interview on April 24, 2015 (Photo by: Melody Hahm/CNBC/NBCU

Autopsy Report Paints Different Picture Of David Goldberg’s Death

According to CBS News, Goldberg had a heart arrhythmia that may have contributed to his death.

05/06/2015

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Teachers Turn To Meditation To Help Stressed Out Students At Palo Alto High School

Palo Alto High School sits right across the street from Stanford University, and the expectations of the kids who attend can be high.

05/04/2015

Sumat Lam. (CBS SF)

Student Whose Parent’s Escaped From War-Torn Cambodia Joins Successful Silicon Valley Startup

Sumat Lam’s story began in Cambodia, where he escaped the killing fields. With help from Students Rising Above, he made it through Stanford.

05/01/2015

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe speaks to members of the media after taking a test drive with Tesla CEO Elon Musk at Tesla's headquarters in Palo Alto, California on April 30, 2015. AFP PHOTO / JOSH EDELSON (Photo credit should read Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images)

Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe Rides In Tesla With Elon Musk, Brings Bullet Train Simulator For Jerry Brown To Try

Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe made stops in San Francisco and Silicon Valley in part of a three day trip to focus on tech ties between his country and Silicon Valley.

04/30/2015

Rob Richard Chapman, a 47 year old San Mateo man, was caught on store surveillance cameras at Sigona's Farmers Market in the Stanford Shopping Center on Sunday. (Bay City News Service)

Police Arrest Man Suspected Of Groping 12-Year-Old Girl At Palo Alto Market

A man suspected of groping a 12-year-old at a Palo Alto market last weekend has turned himself in to the police. A huge public response on social media forced him to surrender after police released his photo from surveillance video of the incident.

04/29/2015

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Former Stanford Hospital Employee Allegedly Groped Patients Under Anesthesia

A former Stanford Hospital employee was arrested Monday after he allegedly groped patients at a surgical center in Redwood City while they were under anesthesia, police said.

04/28/2015

Eye. (KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Stanford Researchers Develop Small Retinal Implant That Could Restore Eyesight

Patients with macular degeneration and other retinal diseases could soon be helped by a new retinal implant developed by Stanford University researchers. The implant is smaller and offers vision five times better than existing devices.

04/27/2015

The Hoover Tower is visible through trees on the Stanford University campus on May 22, 2014 in Stanford, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Swastikas Painted On Frat House With Jewish Members At Stanford

Investigators were looking into a possible hate crime on the Stanford campus after vandals scrawled vicious messages and swastikas across a frat house with a large number of Jewish members.

04/27/2015

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