Santa Clara

Best Bay Area burger? The winner is…

Campbell’s Brown Chicken Brown Cow and Super Duper, which has locations in Los Gatos, Santa Clara and San Francisco.<p>Yes, we’re calling a tie.<p>Brown …

San Francisco Bay Area

Nebraska football: Chip Kelly baggage appears to be too much for Florida

SANTA CLARA, CA - DECEMBER 11: Head coach Chip Kelly of the San Francisco 49ers looks on during their NFL game against the New York Jets at Levi's …

College & University

'Trust Marks' for media, Kochs back Time bid, Tencent video push

Shannon Bond in New York<p>I spent a recent weekend in Phoenix, Arizona, at Google's annual Newsgeist conference, which brings together people in …

Journalism

Trust Project Launches Indicators

<i>Google, Facebook, Bing and Twitter to use these “Trust Indicators” to highlight credible journalism</i><p><b>SANTA CLARA, Calif.</b>, Nov. 16, 2017 --- At a time …

Journalism

All 16 matches in the 2017 NCAA Tournament took place on Friday night, with the field being cut in half in advance of Sunday’s third round. Here’s a quick recap of all of Friday night’s win-or-go-home excitement. Washington State 2-2 Tennessee (WSU 3-1 in PKs) Checkout some highlights from the Cougs Second Round win over […]

All 16 matches in the 2017 NCAA Tournament took place on Friday night, with the field being cut in half in advance of Sunday’s third round. Here’s a …

Women's Soccer

San Jose: Police, firefighters, civic leaders unite for Puerto Rico relief

SAN JOSE — A coalition of San Jose’s public-safety and civic leaders are holding a donation drive all over the city this weekend to send supplies to …

San Jose

San Francisco 49ers: 5 Most likely Pro Bowlers

SANTA CLARA, CA – NOVEMBER 05: Carlos Hyde #28 of the San Francisco 49ers reacts after a run against the Arizona Cardinals during their NFL game at …

NFL

USA Diving Announces 2018 Region and Zone Championships Dates and Locations

USA Diving announced today the dates and locations for the 2018 Region and Zone Championships.<p>The 2018 Region Championships will take place in the …

Team USA

Palladino: McAdoo’s Team-Shaming Ways Won’t Amount To Much

<i>By Ernie Palladino</i> <br>» More Ernie Palladino ColumnsFor all of Ben McAdoo’s talk of brutal honesty during Wednesday’s team meeting, one wonders if any …

Ben McAdoo

Oklahoma State takes over No. 1 in Bushnell/Golfweek D-I Coaches Poll

The preseason No. 1 will enter the spring still on top.<p>Oklahoma State jumped from No. 3 to No. 1 in the final fall Bushnell/Golfweek D-I Coaches …

Golf

Santa Clara County, East Bay power Bay Area job gains of 7,600 positions

The Bay Area added 7,600 jobs during October, a welcome counterpoint to two months of employment losses in August and September, state labor …

San Francisco Bay Area

Alum Rock stages second leadership coup within 3 months

Staging its second coup of the year, the Alum Rock school board deposed President Esau Ruiz Herrera Thursday and replaced him with political opponent …

San Jose

The 30 best U.S. cities for raising kids

• <b>The National Council for Home Safety and Security released their 2017 list of the 100 best cities for raising kids.</b>• <b><br>They were ranked based on five criteria: crime, income, population, education, and health insurance.</b>• <b><br>Ramon, California takes the top spot, followed by Newton, Massachusetts and Newport</b> …

California

49ers receiver Marquise Goodwin and wife Morgan open up about death of son

Hours after losing his son in childbirth, 49ers wide receiver Marquise Goodwin hauled in an 83-yard touchdown pass to help the 49ers win their first game of 2017.<p>Now, Goodwin and his wife Morgan are opening about the loss of their child, and how Marquise decided to play just hours after the tragedy.<p>…

Marquise Goodwin

Facebook adds trust indicators to news articles in an effort to identify real journalism

More context for shared links<p>Since the outbreak of its fake news crisis last year, Facebook has announced several initiatives designed to promote authentic, fact-based journalism. Today, the company is rolling out its latest: what Facebook calls a “trust indicator,” an icon that you can tap to …

Technology (India)

As the housing supply shrinks, San Francisco, San Jose and Oakland are the nation’s three most competitive markets

The supply of homes for sale fell nationally for the 25th consecutive month in October, down 12.2 percent from a year earlier. But it’s the San Jose …

Real Estate

Adam Schefter 'guessing' 49ers will start Garoppolo against Seahawks

While fans are eager to see quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo step onto the football field for the first time as a member of the San Francisco 49ers, the …

C. J. Beathard

NFL Week 11 Preview: Rams at Vikings

The Los Angeles Rams visit the Minnesota Vikings in Week 11 of the 2017 NFL season. PFF previews the top player matchups of the game.<p>Coverage by: …

Football (U.S.)

Silicon Valley confronts an 'epidemic' — what to do about housing? - Silicon Valley Business Journal

By J. Jennings Moss <br>– Editor-in-Chief, Silicon Valley Business Journal<p>Nov 16, 2017, 1:13pm PST<p>Almost a year ago, as I was visiting Silicon Valley and …

Silicon Valley

San Jose: Lawsuit filed against police over undercover gay sex stings

SAN JOSE — A notable gay-rights attorney has filed a civil-rights lawsuit against the San Jose Police Department over undercover lewd-conduct stings …

San Jose

Watch Taylor Swift buy her own new album ‘Reputation’

Her sixth album was released last Friday (November 10)<p>Taylor Swift shocked fans when she popped into her local record store to purchase her new album …

Taylor Swift

Google tries to bring more transparency to news content with help from The Trust Project

en_US<p>article<p>Google will display indicators to help distinguish between quality journalism and false information in search and …

Google News

Figuring out Garoppolo will be key for 49ers in stretch run

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Figuring out the compensation to acquire Jimmy Garoppolo from New England was only part of the equation for the San Francisco 49ers.<p>The way Garoppolo plays down the stretch once he finally takes over as the starting quarterback for the 49ers will determine how much money …

Sports

PragmatIC develops RF tag for consumer packaging

PragmatIC, the flexible electronics firm, claims it has developed a printable tag technology which will bring RFID and near field communications …

Electronics

Attempt to get new trial by killer of South Bay teen Sierra LaMar blocked

An attempt by the convicted killer of South Bay teenager Sierra LaMar to get a new trial was knocked down by a San Francisco judge, who rejected an …

Crime

Roster moves galore by Seahawks as they prep for second half playoff stretch

SANTA CLARA, CA - JANUARY 03: Mike Davis #22 of the San Francisco 49ers rushes with the ball against the St. Louis Rams during their NFL game at …

NFL

San Jose Japantown empty lot is bought by builder that plans 520 apartments, retail

SAN JOSE — A large empty lot in San Jose’s Japantown district has been bought by a top-notch residential builder, Shea Properties, which said …

San Francisco Bay Area

NFL Week 11 Preview: Cardinals at Texans

The Arizona Cardinals visit the Houston Texans in Week 11 of the 2017 NFL season. PFF previews the top player matchups of the game.<p>Coverage by: Mark …

Football (U.S.)

San Francisco 49ers: Top 5 players who have underachieved the most in 2017

SANTA CLARA, CA – NOVEMBER 05: Kyle Juszczyk #44 of the San Francisco 49ers helps up C.J. Beathard #3 after a play against the Arizona Cardinals …

NFL

Colorado Buffaloes football announces 2018 Pac-12 schedule

The Colorado Buffaloes will play a pair of weekday Pac-12 football games next fall, highlighting the Thursday announcement of the team’s full slate …

College Football