Google Parent Agrees to $310m Misconduct Lawsuit SettlementGoogle's parent company has reached a $310 million settlement in a shareholder lawsuit over its treatment of allegations of executives' sexual misconduct.
SOURCE: Justice Dept. to File Antitrust Action Vs. Google SoonThe Justice Department is expected to bring an antitrust action against Google in coming weeks, focusing on its dominance in online search and whether it was used to stifle competition and hurt consumers.
DOJ Nearing Antitrust Action on Google; Trump Eyes Tech CurbAs the Trump administration moves toward antitrust action against search giant Google, it's campaigning to enlist support from sympathetic state attorneys general across the country.
Project Homekey: Newsom Announces $236M In Grants To House Homeless; San Francisco Gets $45M For HotelGov. Gavin Newsom on Monday announced the state has issued a new round of grants totaling $236 million to help house homeless in the Bay Area and California, as part of the "Project Homekey" initiative.
Senate Judiciary Antitrust Panel Grills Google Exec On Online AdvertisingA Senate panel put a top Google executive on the defensive over the company’s powerful position in online advertising as some lawmakers look hopefully toward an expected antitrust case against the tech giant by the Trump administration.
Phosphine Gas Discovered In Atmosphere Of Venus Could Hint At Extraterrestrial LifeA team of British scientists have announced the discovery of a gas in the upper atmosphere of Venus that could be a "biomarker" for life on the planet.
Santa Clara Co. Opens Multiple COVID-19 Testing Sites For Appointments - 'Convenience Is Key'Beginning this week, Santa Clara County will provide appointment-based testing sites on a consistently scheduled, rotating basis.
At Least 31 Workers Infected With COVID-19 At Costco Stores In Santa Clara CountySanta Clara County health officials are investigating clusters of COVID-19 cases at four Costco stores in the South Bay.
Owner of Shuttered Mountain View Restaurant Sued by Landlord for Missed RentDespite a statewide moratorium on evictions, a restaurant owner on the Peninsula is being sued by his landlord for failing to pay rent even though the business has been closed since March.
George Floyd Protests: Mountain View Police Discontinue Use Of ChokeholdsThe Mountain View Police Department joined several other California law enforcement agencies Monday in prohibiting its officers from using chokeholds to subdue suspects.
CVS Partnering With Mountain View Robotics Firm On Prescription DeliveryWith the help of a Silicon Valley robotics company, CVS Health will try delivering prescriptions with self-driving vehicles in a test that begins next month.