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Yahoo! Inc. headquarters in Sunnyvale. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Larry Magid: Yahoo!’s Video Service Puts Content Creators First; Will Compete With YouTube

Yahoo! appears to be getting ready to launch a new video service aimed at challenging YouTube by tapping into their viewers, while paying content creators more for ad traffic than the Google-owned company.

05/27/2014

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YouTube Buying Video Game Streaming Service Twitch For Over $1B

If completed, the acquisition would be the video-sharing site’s largest deal since it was purchased by Google for $1.65 billion in 2006.

05/19/2014

Utility workers repair a power line. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Hallucinating Man Burns Self, Starts Small Grass Fire After Climbing Utility Pole in Sunnyvale

A hallucinating man climbing a utility pole in Sunnyvale Monday night knocked a wire down, burning himself and starting a small grass fire, a Sunnyvale Department of Public Safety captain said.

05/13/2014

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Sunnyvale Resident Interrupts Burglary; Suspects Flee

Police are seeking information leading to the arrest of two suspects who fled in a red Mercedes-Benz SUV following a burglary interrupted by a resident at a home in Sunnyvale Monday, a police captain said.

05/12/2014

Two people are unaccounted for in a two-alarm fire at a Sunnyvale mobile home (CBS/Mike Colgan)

Elderly Couple Killed In Mobile Home Fire In Sunnyvale; Dependent Adult Son Survives

Two bodies were found at the scene of two-alarm fire at a Sunnyvale mobile home Thursday morning, according to a captain with the Sunnyvale Department of Public Safety.

05/08/2014

LinkedIn headquarters in Mountain View. (CBS)

LinkedIn Continues Silicon Valley Building Spree, Eyes Massive Expansion In Mountain View

Almost everywhere in Silicon Valley, another high-tech building is taking shape. Professional social networking site LinkedIn is one of the companies leading the latest building boom.

05/07/2014

SWAT officers outside a Sunnyvale home on August 8, 2013. (CBS)

Sunnyvale Officers Cleared Of Wrongdoing After SWAT Standoff Ended In Knife-Wielding Man’s Death

Three Sunnyvale Department of Public Safety officers who shot and killed a knife-wielding man during a SWAT standoff last summer were cleared of any wrongdoing by the Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office, prosecutors said Tuesday.

05/06/2014

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Elderly Sunnyvale Couple Robbed Inside Home

An elderly couple was terrorized in their Sunnyvale home in the middle of the day by a man the woman says she recognized.

05/04/2014

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$58M Severance Package For Fired Yahoo COO After 15-Months On The Job

Yahoo’s recently fired chief operating officer, Henrique de Castro, left the Internet company with a severance package of $58 million even though he lasted just 15 months on the job.

04/16/2014

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Clues From Public Sought In 1982 Sunnyvale Cold Case Murder Of Palo Alto Teen

The Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office is asking the public for clues to the murder of a teen girl whose nude body was found with more than 60 stab wounds in Sunnyvale 31 years ago.

04/10/2014

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