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  1. Nordstrom Lockdown Lifted, Possible Armed Suspect at LargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2016 | NBC Bay Area

    Palo Alto police briefly put Nordstrom at Stanford Shopping Center on lockdown on Tuesday after an alleged road rage incident involved an armed person. Police said one of the people involved in the altercation flashed a handgun in front of the store, which was locked down as a precaution.

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  2. Labor Dept. Sues Silicon Valley Tech Firm for DiscriminationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2016 | NBC Bay Area

    The U.S. Department of Labor has filed a lawsuit accusing a high-flying Silicon Valley software company of systematically discriminating against Asian job applicants over the last five years. Palantir Technologies was co-founded by prominent tech financier Peter Thiel, with backing from an investment arm of the CIA.

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  3. Bay Area Students Make National Merit Scholarship SemifinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2016 | NBC Bay Area

    Having been named semifinalists, the students are in the running for a $2,500 scholarship. School-goers from Cupertino, San Jose, Palo Alto, Fremont and Oakland occupy a chunk of the 2,500 available spots.

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  4. Long-Standing Palo Alto Camera Shop Closing Its DoorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2016 | NBC Bay Area

    Keeble and Shuchat, on South California Avenue, has been in business for 50 years. Now, it's closing, the latest victim of advancements in smartphone technology.

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  5. Brass Cap That Killed Man on 101 Came From CaltransRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2016 | NBC Bay Area

    Bob Redell reports. A large brass cap that crashed through a car windshield and killed a man Friday on Highway 101 near Palo Alto came from a Caltrans vehicle, Caltrans said.

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  6. Brass Bolt That Killed Man May Have Been From Caltrans TruckRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2016 | NBC Bay Area

    A large brass bolt that crashed through a car windshield and killed a man Friday on Highway 101 near Palo Alto may have come from a Caltrans vehicle, the California Highway Patrol said. "A California Highway Patrol preliminary investigation in coordination with Caltrans into Friday's fatal accident has made an initial determination that the metal object that caused the accident may have come from a Caltrans water truck," the statement said.

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  7. Projectile Crashes Through Windshield, Killing DriverRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2016 | NBC Bay Area

    A projectile crashed through a vehicle's windshield, killing its driver on northbound Highway 101 in Palo Alto, the California Highway Patrol said on Friday. The still unidentified object reportedly struck the driver on the left side of his neck, forcing him to swerve and collide with the center median, according to tweets from the CHP's Redwood City Division.

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  8. Unholy Heist? Cash Missing From Collection BasketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2016 | NBC Bay Area

    Palo Alto police are looking for a church goer who parishioners say say ripped off cash from the circulating collection baskets at church. Sgt. Ken Kratt told NBC Bay Area on Thursday that the unholy heist was reported on Sunday the 15th anniversary of 9/11 from the Cornerstone Community Church near the Corner of East Meadow Drive and Middlefield Road around 1:30 p.m. A police report indicates the possible suspect was in the back of the predominantly Korean church.

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  9. Bay Area Colleges Ranked Most Expensive Off-Campus HousingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2016 | NBC Bay Area

    As if paying college tuition wasn't hard enough, Stanford University and UC Berkeley have now been ranked among the schools with the highest off-campus living costs, according to a U.S. News and World Report in collaboration with Zillow . Elite universities across the country are attracting bright students, but at least 80 percent of the top 35 national universities named on the 2017 Best Colleges report are located in pricey rental markets.

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  10. Volunteers Blast City's Plan to Outsource Animal ShelterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2016 | NBC Bay Area

    Animal volunteers in Palo Alto are blasting a plan by the City Council to outsource the services provided by the Palo Alto Animal Shelter as a means to save money. Under the proposal, the shelter would be run by Pets in Need out of Redwood City, a no-kill group that provides plush living for animals.

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  11. Smell of Fear in the Air, As San Mateo Plans Sewage BasinRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2016 | NBC Bay Area

    Inside San Mateo's Bay Meadows community, there is shock and disgust over a possible new neighbor: a 5-million-gallon sewage storage basin. City Hall maintains there has been a misunderstanding about a $900 million Clean Water Program designed to protect public health.

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  12. California May Beef Up Electric Vehicle MandateRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2016 | NBC Bay Area

    A California lawmaker told The Associated Press on Friday that she's introducing legislation to require that 15 percent of new vehicles be emission-free in less than a decade, a significant escalation in the state's efforts to speed the evolution of new car technology. Automakers that fail to sell enough electric vehicles would be required to make payments to rivals that do or pay a fine to the state under legislation to be introduced by Assemblywoman Autumn Burke, D-Los Angeles, next week.

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  13. Charity Uses Kids' Pictures Without PermissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2016 | NBC Bay Area

    The plastic jars with the word "MISSING" on them sit beside cash registers at diners, gas stations, and such all over the Bay area. A child's picture fills the front, while pennies, nickels, dimes, quarters, and, occasionally a dollar bill, sit inside.

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  14. VTA Lands $2.5M Federal Grant to Buy Electric BusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2016 | NBC Bay Area

    The Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority was awarded nearly $2.5 million to purchase a new fleet of zero-emissions buses as well as related infrastructure, Congress members from the South Bay announced Monday. A federal grant of $2,458,305 was awarded to the VTA under the U.S. Department of Transportation's Low or No Emission Bus and Bus Facilities program, according to U.S. Reps.

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  15. Motorcycle Accidents in Palo Alto, San JoseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2016 | NBC Bay Area

    A motorcyclist died Thursday morning in Palo Alto after a crash with a commercial truck, the California Highway Patrol reported. The accident was reported about 9:15 a.m. on US HIghway 101 at Embarcadero Road.

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  16. Court Clerks Strike Delays Trials, Other Services in CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2016 | NBC Bay Area

    The picket line of striking Superior Court workers Wednesday made for a hectic day at Santa Clara County's Hall of Justice in San Jose as well as other South Bay court facilities, and the walkout got some high-profile support. As the court scrambled to accommodate the day's business, several attorneys said most courtrooms were locked, delaying trials, hearings and other services.

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  17. Santa Clara County Court Clerks Strike For More PayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2016 | NBC Bay Area

    The South Bay legal community is bracing for chaotic days ahead in county courthouses as Superior Court clerks go on strike Wednesday morning. Kris Sanchez reports.

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  18. County Courthouses Brace For Impending Clerks StrikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2016 | NBC Bay Area

    The South Bay legal community is bracing for chaotic days ahead in county courthouses as Superior Court clerks go on strike Wednesday morning. The work stoppage is sure to impact virtually every facility in the Superior Court of Santa Clara County, and members of the clerks union also plan to organize picket lines at the Hall of Justice in San Jose.

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  19. South Bay Uber Driver Sexually Assaults Female Rider: PDRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2016 | NBC Bay Area

    A young woman enjoying a night out with friends was sexually assaulted by her Uber driver, according to the Palo Alto Police Department. The driver has since been arrested and police are investigating to see if there have been more victims.

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  20. Palo Alto Fire Department Closes Foothills StationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2016 | NBC Bay Area

    A Palo Alto fire station covering a high-fire-danger area of the foothills has been closed, and nearby residents are a bit uneasy about the sudden lack of protection. Station 8 in Foothills Park, which protects about 20 square miles and 160 homes, received few calls last year, and the Palo Alto fire chief decided to divert the resources from that station to better cover the denser areas of the city.

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