KCBS Cover Story: Bay Area Survivor Of Historic Heart Transplant Runs Half Marathons; Lives Life To The Fullest 30 years ago Lucille Packard Children's Hospital performed an historic heart transplant on Lizzy Craze, she's 33 now and the longest living pediatric heart-transplant recipient in the U.S. to survive with an original donor heart.
San Jose Fire Department Under Pressure To Improve Emergency Response Times, Gets BetterNew data reveals the San Jose Fire Department is arriving on the scene of emergency calls within eight minutes, close to 90 percent of the time—an improvement over the end of last year.
South Bay Grocery Chain Helps Raise More Than $100,000 For Immigrant Kids’ Legal RepresentationMi Pueblo, a San Jose-based Hispanic grocery store chain, has helped raise the majority of more than $100,000 to help pay for legal representation of immigrant children detained at the U.S. border.
Apple Fans Snap Up iPhone 6 After Days-Long Camp Out; CEO Tim Cook Turns Up At Palo Alto StoreIt's the day Apple groupies have been waiting for. On Friday, the Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus went on sale across the country.
Silicon Valley Tech Firms Feel Bound By U.S. Immigration Policy When It Comes To Hiring With more than half a million legal permanent residents calling the Bay Area home, high-tech companies in Silicon Valley are leading the charge on helping their green-card holding employees achieve citizenship.
Former San Jose Police Chiefs Say Pension Reforms Have Created A Public Safety Crisis Four former San Jose police chiefs announced their support for county supervisor Dave Cortese in the mayor's race on Thursday citing crime and police staffing as the two of the main issues in the campaign. Mayor Chuck Reed, however, is endorsing Councilman Sam Liccardo and has dismissed the chiefs’ endorsement as political theater.
San Jose City Council Approves Voluntary Security Camera RegistryThe plan will allow police to tap into private security cameras to help catch criminals.
Civil Rights Groups Question Purchase Of Drone By San Jose PoliceCivil rights groups are arguing there should have been more public debate before the drone was purchased.
San Jose Declares Drought Emergency With Citywide Water ShortageCity leaders are now calling for residents to cut back on water use by 20 percent.
Santa Clara VTA Says Transit Adjustments Made For 49ers Preseason Home Opener At Levi's StadiumThe 49ers will play first game in their new home in a preseason game against the Denver Broncos on Sunday and Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority officials say they are prepared to get football fans to Levi's Stadium after a soccer match two weeks ago did not go smoothly.
Woman Carrying Cordless Drill, Believed To Be A Gun, Shot And Killed By San Jose PolicePolice responded to the scene after receiving calls the woman was threatening to kill family members with an Uzi-like weapon. It was determined she was holding a cordless drill.
While SF Rocks Outside Lands, San Jose Hosts 25th Annual Jazz Summer FestWhile many Bay Area music fans hip-hop and rock out at Outside Lands in Golden Gate Park, San Jose will be hosting the 25th annual Jazz Summer Fest.
KCBS Cover Story: Santa Cruz Residents Already Fined Thousands For Excessive Water UseSanta Cruz residents have already racked up more than $500,000 in fines for excessive water use.
Sea Lion Released In Santa Cruz After Being Rescued By Marine Mammal Center An sea lion rescued last week when Sausalito's Marine Mammal Center found it entangled in plastic netting, was released back into the ocean in Santa Cruz Tuesday.
Plug-In Car Sales Charging Ahead In California, Other StatesPlug-In 2014, the premiere electric vehicle conference in the nation, began on Monday at the San Jose Convention Center with those in attendance discussing and debating the future of plug-in cars.