Teen Accused Of Slashing Menlo Park Man With Knife, RobberyA 17-year-old Stockton girl was arrested Thursday after allegedly slashing a man with a knife after he had used an internet service to have a female escort come to his home in Menlo Park, police said.
Skunks Rescued After Plunge At Menlo Park Construction SitePeninsula Humane Society & SPCA staff earlier this week rescued a family of skunks that fell into a deep hole at a construction site in Menlo Park.
Supreme Court Unanimously Sides With Facebook In Text Message DisputeThe Supreme Court on Thursday sided with Facebook in a lawsuit over unwanted text notifications it sent, rejecting a claim that the messages violated the federal ban on robocalls.
2 Menlo Park Store Clerks Cited In Weekend Underage Alcohol Sales StingA sting operation cited two clerks Sunday for selling alcohol to minors in Menlo Park.
COVID Reopening: Facebook Plans To Begin Opening Bay Area Offices At 10% Capacity In MayMore than a year after the COVID-19 pandemic forced Facebook employees to work from home, the company is set to reopen its Bay Area offices at limited capacity starting in May.
Caltrain Hits, Kills Person On Tracks In Menlo ParkA northbound Caltrain hit and killed someone trespassing on the train tracks in Menlo Park late Thursday morning, the transit agency said.
Robinhood Files Confidentially For IPO Despite Disastrous Start To 2021The filing, which Robinhood confirmed in a brief statement Tuesday afternoon, demonstrates how confident the company is in its growth prospects even after a disastrous few months.
Family Sues Robinhood After Stock Trader Kills Himself Mistakenly Believing He Lost $700KA family has filed a lawsuit against Robinhood Financial claiming the company's practices led to their son's suicide because he mistakenly believed he lost $700,000.
Brokerages Limit Trading on GameStop Stock, Sparking Outcry and ProtestThursday was another rollercoaster day for GameStop with the company's stock dropping a whopping 44 percent as small online investors ran into a roadblock in their trading war with Wall Street short-sellers.
In First Ruling, Oversight Panel Overturns 4 Facebook Post TakedownsIn its first rulings, Facebook's quasi-independent oversight board on Thursday overturned four out of five of the social network’s takedowns of questionable content.
14-Year-Old From Menlo Park Missing Since Early Monday MorningA teenager from Menlo Park has been reported missing, police said.
Menlo Park Small Business Suffers Backlash Over Staffer's Attendance at Trump DC RallyA Menlo Park shop run by a woman who attended the Trump rally on Wednesday in Washington D.C. is facing financial backlash.
COVID Surge: District Officials Push Back As Peninsula Lawmaker Seeks To Shut Down SchoolsCiting the surge in COVID-19 cases on the peninsula and throughout the Bay Area, Board of Supervisors president David Canepa is leading a push to close schools, but district officials are pushing back.
Trump Administration Accuses Facebook Of Discriminating Against US Workers, Favoring Those With H-1B VisasThe Trump administration is accusing Facebook in a lawsuit of discriminating against U.S. workers in favor of foreigners with special visas to fill more than 2,600 high-paying jobs.
Peninsula School Board President Resigns After Wife's Vulgar, Racist Tweet About Kamala HarrisA school board president in Menlo Park resigned over the weekend after his wife’s racist comments about Vice President-elect Kamala Harris raised an outcry.