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Firm to pay $60M to settle California lead paint litigation

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — A lead paint manufacturer will pay more than $60 million to remove the toxic material from homes around California. Officials …

Santa Clara County

San Jose Stage Company Poised to Buy SoFA District Theater

The San Jose Stage Company, which has operated out of the SoFA District theater for nearly two decades, is poised to buy the facility outright. San …

City Politics

Facebook Plans to Create Its Own Cryptocurrency

<i>By Alex Heath</i><p>Facebook is exploring the creation of its own cryptocurrency, a virtual token that would allow its billions of users around the world to …

Blockchain

14 California Communities Among Healthiest In U.S.

See which California communities made the list of the 500 healthiest communities in America.<p>MALIBU, CA – Fourteen California communities ranked among …

Snoop Dogg tells Cali student suspended for sharing posts of him: Call my lawyer

The California high school basketball player was apparently suspended from her team for posting a photo of the rapper holding a joint.

Snoop Dogg

What’s the chance for a ‘normal’ rain year now? Grim, if history is a gauge

Hoping for a March Miracle to bail out California’s dry winter? It’s not likely.<p>A review of more than 100 years of rainfall records of major cities …

San Jose ballot measure would force real estate developers to hire local

SAN JOSE — As Silicon Valley’s real estate market booms, benefiting homeowners, landlords and developers, some labor activists say one group isn’t …

Carolyn Hax: Help! I’m a political prisoner at my in-laws’ house

<b>DEAR CAROLYN:</b> My husband and I have planned a vacation in a few months that includes spending several days with his parents. I love his parents. In …

Ask Amy: Husband is anguished over wife’s long-ago assault

<b>DEAR AMY:</b> My wife and I have been happily married for 26 years. We have raised two terrific daughters. I continue to struggle with an event that …

Cops: Home of Patriots’ Gronk robbed during Super Bowl week

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Police say the home of New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski was robbed while he was away at the Super Bowl.Foxborough …

Waymo vs. Uber trial opens with claims of cheating

SAN FRANCISCO — Lawyers for Google spin-off Waymo and ride-hailing giant Uber kicked off one of the highest-profile lawsuits to hit Silicon Valley …

Google Continues to Invest in San Jose, Silicon Valley

Tech Giants Are in No Rush to Spend Overseas Cash

Tech firms lobbied for the tax overhaul in part because it promised a one-time discounted rate of up to 15.5% on those holdings<p>With the passage of the new U.S. tax law, the nation’s tech giants can now more freely dip into their stockpiles of overseas cash. They don’t seem to be in any hurry.<p>The …

Enterprise Tech

Why are these two California congressmen in the middle of Trump’s firestorm?

After keeping his powder dry over the weekend, President Trump took to Twitter first thing Monday to unleash a double-barreled blast that looked like …

Donald Trump

TV tonight: ‘This Is Us’ delivers even more heartbreak?!

TV picks for Tuesday, Feb. 6<p>WATCH THIS:<p><b>“NCIS” (8 p.m., CBS):</b> After the body of a missing Navy commander is found, Vance orders Gibbs and the team to …

Layoffs, budget cuts proposed for Ravenswood City School District - Palo Alto Daily Post

Cadence Design Systems Inc. (CDNS) Moves Lower on Volume Spike for February 05

Cadence Design Systems Inc. (CDNS) traded on unusually high volume on Feb. 05, as the stock lost 4.4% to close at $39.29. On the day, Cadence Design …

Caltrain to roll out mobile ticketing app

Caltrain on Saturday is set to roll out a new app that will allow riders to purchase and activate tickets from their smartphones.<p>The app, dubbed …

Apps

Hesperia father who drowned in California Aqueduct rescuing his son identified

The father who drowned rescuing his 9-year-old son after the boy fell into the California Aqueduct in Hesperia Sunday, has been identified as Osbaldo …

Report: Crime In San Diego Hits Historic Low

Crime in San Diego hit a 49-year low last year, according to an annual report released by Police Chief Shelley Zimmerman Monday.

San Diego

eBay Inc. (EBAY) Moves Lower on Volume Spike for February 05

eBay Inc. (EBAY) traded on unusually high volume on Feb. 05, as the stock lost 4.36% to close at $42.37. On the day, eBay Inc. saw 17.36 million …

Silicon Valley startup founder pleads guilty to defrauding employees

SANTA CLARA — The founder and chief executive officer of a now-defunct Silicon Valley tech startup pleaded guilty Monday to defrauding his employees, …