VTA employee Kirk Bertolet said the gunman in Wednesday's shooting in San Jose "let other people live as he gunned down other people."
Cecilia Nelms was married to Samuel Cassidy, the San Jose shooting suspect, for about a decade until they divorced in 2005.
Police say Cassidy killed himself after opening fire at a Valley Transportation Authority rail yard in San Jose, killing 9 people.
President Joe Biden released a statement on Wednesday evening, urging Congress to take action on gun control.
Retired New York City police detective Pat Brosnan claimed mass shooters 'probably got vaccinated' in response to a shooting in San Jose.
San Jose city council approved Google's plans for an 80-acre mega-campus in the city, offering 7.3 million square feet of office space.
Luxury home sales were up 41.6% in the first quarter compared to affordable home sales up by 7%, per Redfin, as wealth gaps widened in the pandemic.
The Fairmont in San Jose lost at least $18 million in 2020, hotel management said. Among those asked to leave were the Las Vegas Knights NHL team.
At least 51 hospital employees at Kaiser Permanente San Jose Medical Centre have tested positive for COVID-19 between December 27 to January 5. The outbreak occurred after an emergency room employee briefly wore an inflatable costume to work on Christmas. The costume’s fan may have splayed infectious particles across the […]
Google just released renderings of a proposed new campus it hopes to build in San Jose, called Downtown West. Unlike other Google campuses, the San Jose location would be mixed-use and open to the public. The 79-acre area plan includes housing, office space, and nature areas, and is a major […]
People have been fleeing major cities like New York and San Francisco during the coronavirus pandemic. A new report from financial technology firm Self Financial analyses the US cities where residents have to work the most hours just to pay their rent. The top spot goes to the San Jose […]
A man who trained police trainees on racial bias was hit by at least one rubber bullet fired by a police officer during protests in San Jose, California, last week, according to multiple news outlets. A rubber bullet reportedly struck Derrick Sanderlin in the groin, requiring emergency surgery. He was […]
San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo announced that the city would spend $US17 million on prefabricated tiny homes for the homeless. San Jose has about 6,000 residents without reliable shelter and only 850 shelter beds for them. Experts warned that the coronavirus could hit homeless populations especially hard, as they may […]
A Silicon Valley startup, Abodu, is delivering accessory dwelling units (ADUs) that can be installed in just one day. Abodu just raised $US3.5 million in VC funding led by Initialized Capital, the company announced Tuesday. The units are preapproved in San Jose, California, and could be a potential solution for […]
A group of “furries” outside a convention spotted a domestic violence incident and rushed to intervene, taking down the suspect while dressed in full-body costumes. Furries are people who create anthropomorphic animal characters and sometimes wear costumes to adopt their “fursonas.” One convention attendee who filmed the incident said he […]
Mindbody, a wellness technology platform, released its annual Wellness Index ranking the healthiest and unhealthiest cities to live in 2020. The company surveyed 20,000 adults in the 50 most populous US cities on their fitness and wellness habits, and also looked at data from the US Census and business listing […]
Santa Clara County, home to Silicon Valley, is considering a basic-income pilot that would give $US1,000 per month to young adults transitioning out of foster care. High housing costs and a lack of affordable housing have made these adults vulnerable to homelessness. Like the basic-income trial in Stockton, California, the […]