Christine Blasey Ford Says She's 'Thankful' To Start National Conversation About Sexual AssaultChristine Blasey Ford said Sunday that although coming forward to tell her story was traumatic, she's "thankful" it started a larger conversation about the subject.
Newly-Joined Palo Alto City Worker Killed In Transformer Accident IdentifiedA City of Palo Alto employee who died Saturday in an electrical transformer accident was identified by city officials Sunday as Donatus Okhomina, a "seasoned electrical lineman" who had started working for the city just this month.
Palo Alto Utility Worker Killed Doing Work On Electrical TransformerAn employee of the City of Palo Alto's utilities department died Saturday in an accident that happened while a city crew was working to upgrade an electrical transformer.
Xerox Is Said To Consider Buying HPXerox is reportedly considering buying Silicon Valley pioneer Hewlett-Packard Inc. in what would be a merger of two former American technology giants.
Zuckerberg Hosts 'No Holds Barred' Private Dinner With Civil Rights Leaders In Palo AltoFacebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg hosted dinner for a delegation of civil rights leaders to hear directly their criticisms of the social media platform and ways to improve.
Atherton Parents Manuel & Elizabeth Henriquez Latest To Plead Guilty In College Admissions ScandalFour more parents pleaded guilty on Monday in the college admissions bribery scandal.
Facebook Gives $25 Million For Affordable Teacher Housing In Palo AltoFacebook is gifting $25 million to Santa Clara County for the county to use on new teacher and school staff homes.
College Admission Scandal Case: Former Silicon Valley Hedge Fund Manager To Plead GuiltyManuel Henriquez, the founder and former chief executive officer of Palo Alto-based Hercules Capital Inc., has agreed to plead guilty to fraud charges stemming from the college admission scandal, federal prosecutors announced Friday.
Missing Palo Alto Man With Dementia Found SafeAn 84-year-old man with dementia reported missing Saturday afternoon, has been found safe.
Theranos Founder Holmes Accused Of Not Paying Lawyers In Civil CaseThe founder of scandalized blood-testing startup Theranos is now being accused of skipping out on bills owed to the lawyers defending her against fraud charges in a civil lawsuit.
Palo Alto Airbnb Owner Interrupts Party; Gets Robbed By Partygoer An Airbnb owner, who was investigating a smoke alarm notification at his Palo Alto rental home, discovered his tenants were hosting an unauthorized party and was then robbed by partygoers, authorities said.
Manhunt For 9 Men Suspected In Apple Store Heist At Stanford Shopping CenterA manhunt is underway for nine male suspects who pulled off a multi-thousand dollar heist at the Apple Store in the Stanford Shopping Center.
Trump In Bay Area For Secret Fundraiser At Peninsula Mansion; Protesters Turn OutPresident Donald Trump arrived in the Bay Area Tuesday morning for the first time since his election for a Silicon Valley fundraiser shrouded in secrecy.
Palo Alto Implements Plan to Mitigate Risk of Foothills WildfireA popular hiking area in Palo Alto is extremely vulnerable to a potential wildfire but now there's a plan to reduce the threat.
All Lanes Of Highway 101 In Palo Alto Reopen After Overturned Sewage Truck ClearedA sewage truck crashed and overturned on US Highway 101 in Palo Alto Wednesday, blocking lanes of traffic in both directions for hours.