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Santa Clara County Newswire

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  1. MSP needs help finding person of interestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    A 16-year-old McDonald's employee was pulled from the drive-thru window by her hair and beaten in LaPlace. A 16-year-old McDonald's employee was pulled from the drive-thru window by her hair and beaten in LaPlace.

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  2. Boys' water polo looks to improve despite construction obstaclesRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | The Paly Voice

    The Palo Alto High School boys' water polo team executes some drills at the Rengstorff Pool in Mountain View during practice. The team's first game is against Jesuit High School on Sept.

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  3. Toyota announces $50M tie-up with Stanford, MITRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | Contra Costa Times

    Toyota is investing $50 million to create two new artificial intelligence research centers at Stanford University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology that will work on robot-assisted driving and inventing new ways to help people and goods move around. The Japanese carmaker has also hired Gill Pratt, a top robotics scientist from the military's Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, to coordinate the five-year collaboration.

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  4. Wizard World Comic Con hits San Jose with full powerRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | Inside Bay Area

    Just as Force Friday strikes, Wizard World Comic Con has hit San Jose with full power. Several thousand devotees of everything from "Star Wars" and "The Walking Dead" to "Lord of the Rings" are converging upon the Convention Center for three-days of full-on fandom.

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  5. Chico teen among 30 finalists in nationwide STEM competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Irvine >> Chico teenager Joseph Huitt and his project on the effects of stored pollen on honey production earned a slot recently among 30 other students in a nationwide competition. Huitt will compete Oct. 1-7 at the Broadcom MASTERS fifth annual National Middle School STEM competition in Mountain View, the Broadcom Foundation announced Wednesday.

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  6. Man found slain at former 'Jungle' encampment identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | SFGate

    A man found stabbed to death at the site of a former San Jose homeless encampment dubbed the "Jungle" was identified Friday as 37-year-old Bruce Lee Castillo . Castillo, who lived in San Jose, was found by a passerby shortly before 10 p.m. Monday near shrubbery at the corner of Story and Senter roads, the site of an encampment that San Jose officials had cleared out in December.

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  7. San Jose: Robbery suspect arrested after being recognized by probation officers on social mediaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Inside Bay Area

    ... police released pictures of Medrano online Thursday, the department soon got two phone calls: one from a Santa Clara County juvenile probation officer and one from a probation supervisor, both of whom recognized the suspect, according to police. As ...

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  8. 49ers release Dockett, five othersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Campbell Reporter

    Defensive tackle Darnell Dockett headlined a list of six players cut Friday by the 49ers, who must shave 16 more from their roster to reach the 53-man limit before Saturday's 1 p.m. deadline. Among those expected to stick is running back/return man Jarryd Hayne, continuing a storybook start to an NFL career that has captivated 49ers fans as well as his native Australia.

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  9. Ruckus Wireless Downgraded by ZacksRead the original story

    1 hr ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    According to Zacks, "Ruckus Wireless Inc. engages in the provision of Wi-Fi solutions. It provides routers, adapters, and wireless access gateways, as well as managed wireless local area network, backhaul, and triple-play carrier services.

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  10. Jessica Mendoza making history at ESPNRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SFGate

    Jessica Mendoza , the first woman to work as a baseball color analyst for the network, will remain on "Sunday Night Baseball" for the rest of the season, ESPN announced Friday. Mendoza, a former Stanford softball player, is replacing Curt Schilling , who has been suspended for the remainder of the season.

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  11. Small investors seek shelter in volatile marketRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Inside Bay Area

    Secure harbors seem to be few and far between for investors who seek to navigate -- or avoid -- the storm swells that have roiled the stock markets lately. Swings of 1 percent or more have become a common occurrence for the major stock market averages on Wall Street.

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  12. Santa Clara County sheriff calls for expanding jail cameras after inmate beating deathRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Inside Bay Area

    Responding to concerns about inmate-safety after three jail guards were arrested this week on suspicion of beating an incarcerated man to death, Santa Clara County Sheriff Laurie Smith announced Friday she is seeking funds expand and modernize the surveillance camera system in the Main Jail where the inmate died, and at the Elmwood jail in Milpitas. The sixth-floor pod in the Main Jail where 31-year-old inmate Michael Tyree's battered body was discovered -- covered with feces and vomit -- apparently lacked cameras.

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  13. San Jose: More mosquito fogging after West Nile virus detectedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Contra Costa Times

    More fogging will take place in San Jose next week after more mosquitoes tested positive for the West Nile virus, the Santa Clara County Vector Control District announced Friday. The fogging will take place starting at 11 p.m. Thursday and will continue through the early morning on Friday.

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  14. San Jose jail death: New details from inmate witnessesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Inside Bay Area

    New eyewitness details emerged Friday from inmates housed in the same wing of the Santa Clara County Main Jail as mentally ill inmate Michael Tyree, who was allegedly beaten to death last week by three jail guards who have since been arrested on suspicion of murder. Tyree had been behind bars for violating probation on a minor drug charge for about two weeks.

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  15. Research Analysts' Updated EPS Estimates for September, 4th (AMBA,...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    According to Zacks, "Ambarella, Inc. develops video compression and image processing semiconductors. The Company's products are used in digital still cameras, digital camcorders, and video-enabled mobile phones.

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  16. Santa Clara University to test driverless shuttleRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SiliconValley.com

    While rushing from class to class this fall, Santa Clara University students might soon be able to hitch a ride on a golf cart that -- without the benefit of a driver -- will traverse the palm-tree-lined campus. No, the shuttle won't be driven by a poltergeist.

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  17. 3 California deputies arrested; inmate died of blunt traumaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | SFGate

    In this photo taken, Wednesday Sept. 2, 2015, pedestrians walk past the Santa Clara County Jail in San Jose, Calif.

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  18. Bulked up Stanford linemen Phillips, Thomas get their 1st startsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | SFGate

    August 30, 2014: Harrison Phillips during the Stanford Cardinal vs UC Davis Aggies game Saturday afternoon at Stanford Stadium. ..Stanford won 0-45...... Because of injuries in the defensive line, the Stanford coaches needed to burn somebody's redshirt year last year.

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  19. Milpitas police warn of threatening telephone fraud scamRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Campbell Reporter

    On Aug. 29, an unknown man called multiple residents throughout the city stating he was an officer either with the Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office or the Santa Clara County District Attorney's Office. The suspect told residents they had outstanding warrants for their arrest and they needed to put money on a money card and send it to him in order to take care of the warrant.

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  20. Couple arrested for possession of loaded firearm, drugs in MilpitasRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Campbell Reporter

    ... drug paraphernalia, and stolen property from other jurisdictions, police said. Castro was booked into Santa Clara County Jail on charges of being a convicted felon in possession of a firearm, resisting arrest, and a warrant for violating his ...

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