Man Arrested, AK-47 Found Following Chase, Crash Along Highway 85 Near SaratogaAn AK-47 assault rifle was recovered and a 24-year-old man was arrested following a police pursuit and crash in Santa Clara County on Monday night, deputies said.
Jefferson Awards: South Bay Teen Helps Encourage Young Students Through Distance LearningWhen the Bay Area began to shelter in place, Andrew Lu and several friends brainstormed how to encourage younger kids to keep wanting to learn.
Vatican May Be Investigating San Jose Bishop's Involvement In Cleric MisconductThe Vatican may be investigating a South Bay bishop for his handling of sex abuse allegations in his previous diocese.
49ers And COVID: Kinlaw Placed On COVID List While Team Claims Takk McKinleyJust weeks after a positive COVID-19 test kept several of the San Francisco 49ers’ offensive weapons off the field, the virus appears to be plaguing the team’s defense.
Apple Settles For $113M With State Attorneys Over iPhone Battery SlowdownApple settled a lawsuit this week for $113 million that attorney generals from 34 states filed against the tech company over failing to inform customers that software updates would slow down older iPhones.
New Mental Health Facility Chosen Over New Jail In Unanimous Vote By Santa Clara County SupervisorsIn a unanimous vote on Tuesday, the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors reinforced its commitment to build a new mental health facility instead of a new jail, but the path will not be easy.
VTA Faces Resistance Over Using Measure B Funds for BARTThe Valley Transportation Authority faced widespread criticism this week for a controversial proposal to spend a large share of voter-approved sales tax revenue to fund BART construction at the likely expense of other transportation projects.
Convicted Child Molester Who Fled To Dominican Republic Sentenced To Life In PrisonA Santa Clara man who fled to the Dominican Republic in 2019 while on trial for child molestation has been sentenced to life in prison.
COVID In Santa Clara: Santa Clara County Doubles COVID-19 Testing Capacity Ahead Of Holiday SeasonThe largest testing facility in the Bay Area plans to ramp up testing dramatically, ahead of the holiday season.
COVID-19 Outbreak Sickens 38 At Santa Cruz Skilled Nursing FacilityOfficials in Santa Cruz are dealing with a COVID-19 outbreak at a skilled nursing facility that has made nearly 40 people ill and hospitalized some residents.
COVID: Stanford Study Finds Blacks, Hispanics Make Up More Than Half of COVID-19 DeathsStanford researchers published a study Tuesday that found that more than half of all in-hospital deaths from COVID-19 over the first six months of the pandemic were Black and Hispanic patients.
Zoom To Lift 40 Minute Time Limit For Free Meetings On ThanksgivingZoom announced it will lift its timed meeting limit on Thanksgiving so "your family gatherings don't get cut short."
Pedestrian Hit in San Jose Dies Over a Week LaterA man died last Thursday after being hit by a car in San Jose earlier this month, police said.
COVID Rollback: Santa Clara County Tumbles To Purple Tier As Infections, Hospitalizations SoarSanta Clara County officials urged people Monday to cancel any travel plans and use caution in interactions outside of their immediate household during the Thanksgiving holiday because of the spike in COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations in the county and the state.
Crews Get Upper Hand On Fire At Auto Dealership In San JoseFirefighters were battling a fire at auto dealership, in San Jose.