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  1. Palo Alto: Council kicks controversial project back to advisory boardRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | San Jose Mercury News

    Instead of voting on a revised proposal for a mixed-use building in the downtown area, the City Council on Monday kicked the controversial project to an advisory panel, again. Elizabeth and Jaime Wong made changes to the 31,047-square-foot, four-story building they hope to build at 429 University Ave. in response to concerns raised earlier this year by city leaders, business owners and residents about its compatibility with surrounding structures.


  2. Defensive Grades: Notre Dame at StanfordRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | Slap the Sign

    Nov 28, 2015; Stanford, CA, USA; Stanford Cardinal running back Remound Wright leaps into the end zone for a touchdown as Notre Dame Fighting Irish defensive lineman Jerry Tillery and linebacker Jaylon Smith defend in the third quarter at Stanford Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Matt Cashore-USA TODAY Sports The championship dreams of the Notre Dame football team came crashing down around them on Saturday, as the Fighting Irish were felled 38-36 by the Stanford Cardinal on a game-winning field goal as time expired in Palo Alto.


  3. Verix Announces, the Aggregated Website of Reference ...Read the original story

    33 min ago |

    Los Altos, CA, December 01, 2015 -- -- Verix Inc., a market leader offering solutions for optimizing commercial effectiveness for the Life Sciences market today, announced the release of, the web site of reference for commercial operations teams launching new drugs. will provide insights on best used launch practices, step-by-step guidelines and compiled research information on a regular basis.


  4. Roadshow: New art displays coming to two Highway 87 underpassesRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | Inside Bay Area

    Q Gary, can you get an explanation on the big blue "doughnuts" San Jose is painting along Santa Clara Street under Highway 87? I can't think of a bigger waste of money and can't wait to hear the city's excuse for this one. Q Knowledgeable guru: Tell me what genius thought that blueberry-glazed, old-fashioned doughnuts were a good thing to paint on West Santa Clara Street under Highway 87? Who paid for it? Taxpaying citizens? And why? Bare dirty concrete looked much better.


  5. Cyber Monday sales still on top, but losing some lusterRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | Hawk Eye

    A consumer is shown looking at Cyber Monday sales on her computer at her home in Palo Alto, Calif. Retailers rolled out online deals on so-called "Cyber Monday."


  6. Infoblox Beats Q1 Views, Shares SurgeRead the original story

    57 min ago | Benzinga

    Shares of Infoblox Inc surged over 17 percent in after-hours trading Monday after the company reported better-than-expected results for its fiscal first quarter and issued a strong outlook. The Santa Clara, California-based company reported a quarterly net loss of $1.5 million, or $0.03 per share, versus a year-ago net loss of $10.2 million, or $0.18 per share.


  7. Finally, Google invents the mobile browserRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Mobile Marketer

    Self-driving cars? Hot-air balloon Internet-delivery? Alchemy-tech projects from Google X's laboratory in Mountain View, CA? Now, finally the tech scientists at the search giant launch a moonshot project that has immediate impact on our digital economy: the invention of the mobile browser. Google X's ability to "stream' application functionality without requiring the user to download the heavy app chassis is a watershed technology.


  8. Bomb squad detonates Palo Alto grenadeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SFBay

    The Santa Clara County Sheriff's bomb squad detonated an inert hand grenade Monday evening after it was discovered by construction workers at the Stanford Research Park in Palo Alto this afternoon, prompting evacuation and shelter-in-place orders, according to police. Around 1:30 p.m. police received a report indicating that a construction worker had found a hand grenade about four feet underground while digging a trench outside an office building occupied by Stanford University Procurement at 3145 Porter Drive.


  9. Council deals a blow to contested University Avenue projectRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Palo Alto Weekly

    The Palo Alto City Council on Nov. 30 requested a fresh round of reviews for 429 University Ave., a four-story building that would replace two existing one-story buildings. Rendering courtesy of Elizabeth Wong The bitter tug-of-war between a developer looking to construct a four-story building on University Avenue and the neighbors who say the proposal is too massive for the area will likely extend deep into next year after the City Council demanded on Monday a fresh round of public hearings and design revisions for the controversial project.


  10. Acid Tests turn 50: Looking back at the start of the Grateful DeadRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Michael Parrish, Tom Clark, and Dan Orloff, from left, pose Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015, in San Jose, Calif., on the site where the Grateful Dead performed their first concert 50 years ago. It was in a house that was later moved to nearby St. James Street to make way for the new City Hall.


  11. Scoop: Shark Tank on Abc - Tonight, December 1, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    "Episode 623" -- Young billionaire Nick Woodman, Founder and CEO of GoPro, returns to the Tank bringing his business and investment expertise as a Guest Shark.


  12. Mentor for Unity Care Group arrested on suspicion of sexual assault of teen boyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KRON 4

    ... and foster youth and their families, police and organization officials said. Unity Care has worked with Santa Clara County's probation, family and children's services and behavioral health departments, according to police. On Nov. 20, officers ...


  13. Margaret Lavin: Free Presentation by Creative Kid College Coach Harriet KatzRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Pacifica Tribune

    College coach Harriet Katz will give a presentation about the benefits of an arts education and how to position the arts for competitive advantage when applying to college on Monday, Dec. 7 at 7 p.m. This talk will focus on highlighting the arts experience for students applying to any college, as well as those with special arts programs. Topics will include: A checklist of things to do during your junior year of high school to be prepared for the college application process.


  14. Community Notebook: 20 local organizations receive grantsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Palo Alto Weekly

    In anticipation of Giving Tuesday, a global effort to celebrate charitable giving, the Palo Alto-based Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation announced Monday its distribution of $500,000 to 20 local organizations providing critical services to women. The recipients of grants from the foundation's 2015 Community Fund, a portfolio within the foundation's Bay Area Program, will each receive a one-time $25,000 contribution, according to the organization.


  15. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Business Wire

    AmSurg intends to use the ... )--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Polycarbonate : 2015 World Market Outlook and ... )--Warmer summer temperatures helped the US utilities, gas and power sector exhibit a solid third quarter and kept the sector on track for a better 2015, according to Fitch ... )--OCP S.A. , ein fA1 4hrender globaler Anbieter von DA1 4ngemitteln, wird die GeschA ftsergebnisse des dritten Quartals 2015 am 7. Dezembe... )--Banc of California, Inc. today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.12 per share on its outstanding commo... )--U.S. credit card ABS performance remains healthy as the job market continues its positive streak in 2015, according to the latest monthly index results from Fitch Ratings... )--HFF announced today that it has closed the sale of Castro Station, a three-building, Class A office ... (more)


  16. Multiple collisions in Fremont and Union City cause delays on Interstate 880Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Fremont Bulletin

    Motorists on Interstate 880 were faced with heavier than usual traffic as multiple collisions delayed the drive home in the East Bay, a CHP officer said. Two collisions caused heavy traffic delays on northbound I-880 through Fremont and Union City, said California Highway Patrol Officer Peter Van Eckert.


  17. Rapist Sentenced to 8 Consecutive Life TermsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    ... Rhynes said Torres was convicted of attempted murder and two counts of assault with a deadly weapon in Santa Clara County in 1999 and was convicted of battery for attacking "a non-confined person" while he was prison in 2003. Rhynes also noted that ...


  18. How can people safely take control from a self-driving car?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Statesboro Herald

    Stephanie Balters, of Krefeld, Germany, a visiting student from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology, regains control of a self-driving car after a simulator indicates she has veered off the road Wednesday at the Stanford Automotive Innovation Facility in Stanford, Calif.


  19. Dolores Ann Giancola January 15, 1951 - November 29, 2015Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | Hollister Free Lance

    Burial to be held privately. Memorial service will be held Sunday, December 6th, 2015, at 3:00 P.M., at Lima Family Santa Clara, 466 N. Winchester Blvd., Santa Clara, CA 95050.


  20. Target and PayPal sites report problems on Cyber MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    In this Monday, Nov. 29, 2010, file photo, a consumer looks at Cyber Monday sales on her computer at her home in Palo Alto, Calif. Retailers are rolling out online deals on so-called "Cyber Monday."