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3 hrs ago | Zmetro.com
That was a decade ago. Holmes, now 30, dropped out of Stanford and founded a company called Theranos with her tuition money.
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7 hrs ago | Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition
Advocacy Coordinator Emma Shlaes, Volunteer Cindy Welton and Palo Alto Assistant Safe Routes to School Coordinator Sylvia Star-Lack with New Jersey Senator Cory Booker It was a snow emergency in Washington, DC, shutting down federal offices as well as local public transportation, but this would not deter the eager conference-goers in town for the ... (more)
11 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Condoleezza Rice said by weakening its military muscle abroad the U.S. leaves a vacuum that will be filled by the likes of nationalists in China and terrorists in Iraq.
14 hrs ago | Patch.com
A Palo Alto man wanted on suspicion of firing a gun toward an inhabited dwelling in San Leandro turned himself in to police after he Googled himself and discovered he was listed on the Northern California's Most Wanted web site, police said today.
18 hrs ago | Patch.com
From the Washington D.C. office of Rep. Anna G. Eshoo : Rep. Anna G. Eshoo , senior member of the Energy and Commerce Committee, issued the following statement in opposition to H.R. 4015, the SGR Repeal and Medicare Provider Payment Modernization Act of 2014.
For satisfying parallels, you'd have to look to a place like Florence and a time like the Renaissance, argues an Xconomy essay entitled From Cosimo to Cosmos: The Medici Effect in Culture and Technology .
The Palo Alto Police Department could get new bullet-proof vests, tracking devices, Taser accessories and wireless equipment to improve communication during hostage negotiations as part of a state grant the city has recently received.
This little fella in the photo fell from his nest last week and landed on a busy sidewalk in Palo Alto, where a kindly passerby moved him to safety before he got stepped on.
Five-year-old Carole Guirguis holds onto the prosthetic limbs of mom Gehane Guirguis as husband Essam sits beside them as the three tell the story of how Gehane lost both arms in a bus accident and is currently getting physical therapy at the Palo Alto SubAcute and Rehabilitation Center.
The former site of JJ&F Market and The Futon Shop will be developed into office buildings.
On Aug. 19, 1904, a grocer named Frank Backus joined dozens of merchants and fellow Mayfield residents in asking the Board of Trustees to ban alcohol sales.
Families with a disabled child, parent or other relative face incredibly difficult challenges.
Oren Scheorson receives the first of two awards for becoming a finalist in Palo Alto's Apps Challenge.
Sally Borkin Cannon, born to Max and Ida Borkin in Milwaukee, Wis., died March 4, 2014, at home.
Friday, March 14 Catch Me If You Can . Mountain View High School Theater, 7 p.m. Tickets: $15 general; $10 youth; $2 infant.
That's what's happening in some upscale San Francisco Bay Area communities as homeowners and wealthy buyers have no interest in upgrading aging houses but instead want to start from scratch and build all-new custom homes stocked with the latest features.