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Banning The Bans: State And Local Officials Clash Over Plastic Bags
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Despite plastic bag bans in places like California showing signs of success, a growing number of states are enacting prohibitions
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How Churches, Other 'Soft Targets' Can Train To Respond To A Shooting
“Get your shooter off the target, then try to evacuate."
This Baseball Team Learned There's A Wrong Way To Celebrate Japanese Culture
Many fans were pissed after seeing the minor league team's offensive tweet.
San Jose PD
Airline Passenger Helps Nab Alleged Child Molesters After Seeing Texts
A preschool teacher seated behind a man reported seeing him send "disturbing" text messages about children, police said.
The Real Reason Silicon Valley Is The World's Most Elusive Tourist Attraction
Author, How to Be the World's Smartest Traveler (and Save Time...
Silicon Valley draws me to it like a powerful magnet, with its Mediterranean climate, irresistible culture of innovation
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Man Sentenced To 16 Years In Jail For Grisly Cat Killings
A judge read each of the cats' names out loud during Robert Farmer's sentencing on Friday.
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Community Choice Energy Will Help San Jose Chart A More Sustainable Future
Mayor of San Jose, CA
All too often, calls for environmental sustainability resemble a doctor’s prescription, urging that we indulge less, sweat
Building A Home: How A Year Of Travel Has Challenged And Changed My Concept Of Home
Writer and world traveler
As I travel I’m constantly searching for new places to call home. Could it be this country? That climate? Those people? This
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Flooding Forces Hundreds From Homes In San Jose, California
By By Alex Dobuzinskis, Reuters
The San Jose Fire Department advised a decontamination cleansing for those immersed in floodwaters to get rid of hazardous pollutants.
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Bay Area Floats 'Sanctuary In Transit Policy' To Protect Commuting Immigrants
The proposal calls for limiting collaboration between BART police and federal agencies.
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Did Zuckerberg Just Announce The Metaverse At OC3?
Series Editor, Best American Experimental Writing
There were a variety of announcements throughout the keynote, by Zuckerberg and other Oculus executives, but the takeaway was simple: Oculus intends to build the Metaverse.
Burger King Owner Finds $100,000, Does The Right Thing
The Way to San Jose - Things to Do
If you want to make the most of your future visit, the following recommended activities can be accomplished during a long weekend.
A Spooky Adventure in San Jose
Get Out of Town, Car Optional
During a recent sojourn to San Jose, we stumbled upon several spooky reasons why the Capital of Silicon Valley is the place to celebrate Halloween this year.
Jersey dealers to debut Chevy Volt later this year
Green Vehicles' Triac(TM) All-Electric Vehicle Now in Production
Bruce Springsteen, bring New Jersey together and play Gov.-elect Chris Christie's inauguration
Meg Whitman Week -- Friday: Share the Wealth
Writer, 'Real Time with Bill Maher'
Don't think of Meg Whitman as a malevolent cipher on a midlife ego trip. Think of her as a stimulus package. For the advertising and consulting industries. There are crazier things she could do.
Calling All Investors: eBay Announces Plans to IPO Skype in 2010
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Ausra Co-Founder Returns With Solar Air Conditioner
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