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Pac-12 will test shorter halftime, reduced TV timeouts

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Pac-12 will shorten halftime and reduce the number of commercial breaks during its non-conference schedule this season as part of a trial program to reduce the length of its football games.<p>Halftime will be 15 minutes long, cut down from the usual 20-minute break. The number …

College Football

San Jose: Police release sketch, car photo in cold case shooting

SAN JOSE — Police are hoping a new suspect sketch and surveillance photo of a getaway car will generate tips in an unsolved 2015 shooting that took …

San Jose

Skyrocketing Rents in California Signal a Broader US Housing Crisis

In California and across the country, housing is growing increasingly expensive. Since California's housing crisis is the most acute, the fight for …

Santa Clara County

This is why it doesn’t make sense for an ex-Congressman to shame homeless people for smartphone use

Former Utah congressman Jason Chaffetz posted a photo of a homeless man playing video on a cellphone<p>A smartphone is less of a luxury than you might …

Money

How Shanahan uses a physical training camp to his advantage

Competition on the football field officially starts Friday for the San Francisco 49ers. Players will report on Thursday, where they’ll perform a …

NFL

Cloud-stitching startup pitches NVMe FPGAs for SSDs

Fast NVMe over Fabric access to flash arrays needs direct access to the target drives, bypassing the X86 array controller, for the lowest latency. …

Startups

Meet the Playwrights of Summerfest: Eugene Martin Grygo It All Started with a Musical | Times Square Chronicles

Meet the Playwrights of Summerfest: Eugene Martin Grygo It All Started with a Musical<p>Over the past three decades, Eugene Martin Grygo has worked in …

Leonardo Da Vinci

How many wins do you expect from the 49ers in 2017?

We are officially on the eve of training camp, with rookies and veterans scheduled to report to Santa Clara Thursday morning. The players will go …

NFL

USMNT Has Rare Chance in Gold Cup Final, but Jamaica Represents Real Hurdle

SANTA CLARA, Calif.—There’s always a hefty chunk of nerves and anticipation preceding a final. They’re the matches young players dream about and the …

Sports

Soccer Roundup: ICC packs Levi’s, Gold Cup final preview

SANTA CLARA –– As Casemiro’s blast bounced off the crossbar to give Manchester United a close 1-1 (2-1) victory on penalty kicks over Real Madrid …

Soccer

49ers announce training camp schedule

Jul 26,2017<p>The 49ers this week announced their schedule for training camp practices through the second preseason game, which will all start at 10 a.m. at the team’s Santa Clara headquarters.<p>Having morning sessions will help avoid the hottest hours in the South Bay and help the team prepare for …

Training Camp

USC picked to win the Pac-12 football title

The media predicted a first for USC and the Pac-12 Conference’s South Division on Wednesday, picking the Trojans not only to win the South but defeat Washington in the conference championship game on Dec. 1 at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara.<p>That would certainly be newsworthy. Pac-12 South teams are …

College Football

San Jose hotels moving ahead, revived with new financing

SAN JOSE — Developers are pushing ahead in north San Jose with an unusual lodging concept: a complex with two hotel brands that would share a common …

San Jose

Editorial: Troubling plan for $3 Bay Area bridge toll hike

A proposed $3 Bay Area bridge toll increase would disproportionately benefit the Silicon Valley, and would provide a windfall for BART without …

Santa Clara County

‘Miss Flo’ murder case: New suspect charged in deadly beating

SAN JOSE — A second man has been implicated in the deadly beating of 88-year-old Flo Douglas, the famed “Miss Flo” who was a community pillar in the …

San Jose

San Jose: Life coach arrested in rape of disabled woman

SAN JOSE — A Calero High School employee has been arrested on suspicion of raping a developmentally disabled woman he met at the campus, according to …

San Jose

Bruce Arena blends intense demands with humor to lead US

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Bruce Arena bites his fingernails religiously, a habit he has had since age 10.Among some other unmentionables."Are you kidding …

Bruce Arena

Mata and Herrera set to return in Norway

<b>Spain internationals Juan Mata and Ander Herrera should return from injury in Sunday’s match against Valerenga in Oslo, Norway, according to</b> …

Juan Mata

IoT Growth Slower Than Expected

SANTA CLARA, Calif. – The Internet of Things is not growing as fast as expected but it is growing thanks to more integrated parts and low power …

Internet of Things

San Jose Orders Volunteers To Stop Feeding The Homeless

SAN JOSE (KPIX 5) – It’s hard to believe, but there’s a crackdown on feeding the homeless at a popular San Jose park.<p>San Jose is gearing up to hand …

San Jose

Silicon Valley is 3rd most educated region in America, study says

Silicon Valley is the third most educated region in America in 2017, according to a new study from WalletHub.<p>The website looked at the share of …

Santa Clara County

Google Urges Federal Judge To Nix Canadian Censorship Order

Canada's highest court recently upheld a controversial order requiring Google to remove certain results from its worldwide search listings. Now, …

Advertising Industry

Lawsuit: Sexual harassment ‘victim’ was San Francisco business rival in disguise

SAN JOSE — A prominent Silicon Valley investor accused by an anonymous Japanese blogger of sexual harassment earlier this year says in court papers …

San Jose

Barcelona v Manchester United Betting: Mourinho's men to bide their time to strike

With the Catalans likely to make plenty of changes at the break, we think there could be value in backing the Red Devils to score in the second half<p>With all the talk about his possible exit from the Camp Nou, Neymar produced a superb performance in Barcelona's opening match in the International …

Soccer

Let the battle begin: 49ers’ Reuben Foster expected to be full-go for training camp

SANTA CLARA -- Reuben Foster, who was held back during spring practices while his surgically repaired shoulder continued to heal, is on track to be a …

NFL

San Jose man arrested on charges of indecent exposure

SANTA CLARA — Detectives have arrested a 34-year-old San Jose man suspected of exposing himself to more than half a dozen children in Santa Clara and …

San Jose

Justice Department puts funding restrictions on sanctuary cities

The U.S. Justice Department said Tuesday it will withhold law enforcement grant money from cities that refuse to give federal immigration authorities …

Santa Clara County

Pizarro: Italy strengthens ties to Silicon Valley with honorary consul

Salvatore Caruso Design Corporation occupies the second floor of a modest office building in Santa Clara, but drivers speeding by on El Camino Real …

Silicon Valley

Free Big Mac ‘onesies’ for adults! McDonalds and UberEats delivering more than food

McDonald’s and UberEATS will celebrate the launch of their delivery service Wednesday, July 26, with free themed merchandise.<p>Picture yourself wolfing …

San Francisco Bay Area

Driver arrested in deadly hit and run

- A driver has been arrested after fleeing the scene of a collision with a pedestrian in unincorporated San Mateo County early this morning, …

Santa Clara County