Infant found dead at recycling facility in San Jose, police say

U.S. 10/26/19, 04:17

Early on Friday morning, Oct. 25, according to police, an infant was found dead at a recycling facility in San Jose. Officers responded around 3:30 a.m. to GreenWaste Recovery and found the baby on the conveyor belt inside the plant, police said. A worker who was sorting through recyclables and trash initially ...

Police release IDs of gunman, 2 victims in dealership attack

U.S. 06/26/19, 19:29

A man who had just been fired from a Ford dealership in Northern California returned with a gun and shot and killed two managers who had dismissed him and then killed himself, police said Wednesday. Steven Leet, 60, of San Jose was fired less than two hours before he took a ...

2 workers, gunman dead at California Ford dealership

U.S. 06/26/19, 03:48

A man who had just been fired from a Northern California Ford dealership shot and killed two employees and then killed himself Tuesday evening, police and witnesses said.Police called to the Ford Store Morgan Hill found a man shot dead of an apparently self-inflicted wound on the ground outside some ...

Police: Gunman, victims shot before hours-long standoff

U.S. 06/24/19, 19:03

A gunman likely killed four people and then himself before police arrived in a California cul-de-sac neighborhood, authorities said Monday. Officers responding to reports of shots fired Sunday night say they did not hear any gunfire after they arrived at the chaotic, bloody scene in San Jose. They say several people ...

California hotel gets $1.6M fine for blocking beach access

U.S. 06/13/19, 19:12

A posh Northern California hotel was ordered to pay $1.6 million in penalties Thursday for failing to provide public access to its nearby beaches. All beaches in California are open to the public, with rare exceptions, but the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Half Moon Bay did not make that clear and at ...

Magical playoff ride ends in more disappointment for Sharks

Hockey 05/22/19, 15:12

Magical comebacks, dramatic wins and the most talented roster in San Jose Sharks history weren't enough to deliver the franchise its first Stanley Cup title.A team depleted by several key injuries ended its season with a 5-1 loss in Game 6 of the Western Conference final Tuesday night, turning the ...

6-week-old kitten rescued from Cupertino storm drain

U.S. 05/21/19, 23:11

Authorities in the San Francisco Bay Area have rescued a 6-week-old kitten from a storm drain.A woman walking in Cupertino heard meowing and looked down to see the tiny ball of fur at the bottom of the drain Tuesday morning.The Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office says members of the San ...

Sharks dealing with key injuries heading into Game 6

Hockey 05/20/19, 12:49

The San Jose Sharks could be headed into their fifth elimination game of the postseason short-handed.The Sharks left town Monday to play Game 6 of the Western Conference final at St. Louis with questions about the status of captain Joe Pavelski, high-scoring forward Tomas Hertl and playmaking defenseman Erik Karlsson.Coach ...

Blues move to brink of Cup final with 5-0 win over Sharks

Hockey 05/19/19, 17:03

Vladimir Tarasenko scored on a penalty shot and Jaden Schwartz added the first of his three goals during a dominant second period that carried St. Louis to the brink of its first trip to the Stanley Cup Final in nearly a half-century, sending the Blues to a 5-0 victory over ...

Wondolowski breaks Landon Donovan’s MLS goals record

Sports 05/18/19, 17:02

Chris Wondolowski scored four times to pass Landon Donovan for most career MLS goals, and the San Jose Earthquakes beat the Chicago Fire 4-1 Saturday.Wondolowski tied Donovan's record at 145 with his first goal in the 21st minute. Shea Salinas sent in a curling pass that Wondolowski punched home from ...

Sharks, Blues confident, and even, heading into Game 5

Sports 05/18/19, 15:18

The San Jose Sharks have been at their best this postseason when they had little margin for error.That's probably why they feel comfortable heading home for Game 5 of the Western Conference final against the Blues after a lackluster start led to a Game 4 loss in St. Louis.Having squandered ...

Man freed in drive-by shooting after 17 years in prison

U.S. 05/16/19, 15:42

A Northern California man convicted in a 2002 drive-by shooting that left a man paralyzed has been exonerated and freed after 17 years in prison, his attorney said Thursday.Lionel Rubalcava, 40, who had been serving his sentence at Pleasant Valley State Prison, became a free man Wednesday when a Santa ...

Blues defense fuels offense in 4-2 Game 2 win over Sharks

Sports 05/13/19, 22:39

Defensemen Vince Dunn and Robert Bortuzzo scored second-period goals that helped the St. Louis Blues overcome another big game from San Jose's Logan Couture with a 4-2 victory Monday night that tied the Western Conference final at one game apiece.Dunn's second goal of the postseason gave the Blues a 2-0 ...

Fresh teams pave way for new breakout stars in NHL playoffs

Sports 05/13/19, 01:46

When Rod Brind'Amour watched pregame shows during the regular season, he didn't think much thought was put into analyzing his Carolina Hurricanes."They'd look at the stat sheet and they'll say: 'Oh, Sebastian Aho is a good player. Watch for him,'" Brind'Amour said recently.Now that the Hurricanes are in the Eastern ...

Couture once again steps up for Sharks in postseason

Sports 05/12/19, 15:32

Logan Couture got San Jose started in the opener of the Western Conference final against St. Louis by finishing off a 2-on-1 rush. He sealed the win with an empty-net goal, and in between, he did everything else the Sharks needed on both ends of the ice.Just another typical standout ...

Timo Meier scores 2 to lead Sharks past Blues 6-3 in Game 1

Sports 05/11/19, 21:58

Timo Meier scored twice and set up one of Logan Couture's two goals with a hard hit, sending the San Jose Sharks to a 6-3 victory over the St. Louis Blues in Game 1 of the Western Conference final Saturday night.Meier's hit on Alex Pietrangelo led to Couture's goal that ...

Goalies helped spark turnarounds for Blues, Sharks

Sports 05/10/19, 17:43

St. Louis' season started to turn around as soon as goalie Jordan Binnington came up from the minors to help lead the Blues from the bottom of the standings. The key moment for their opponent in the Western Conference final came much later in the year when San Jose coach Peter ...

Healthy Pavelski helps lead Sharks back to conference final

Sports 05/09/19, 01:39

Ever since Joe Pavelski went down with a gruesome head injury in the first round of the playoffs, the mantra for the San Jose Sharks has been to stay alive in the postseason long enough for their captain to come back to the ice.What a return Pavelski made to send ...

Pavelski leads Sharks past Avalanche 3-2 in Game 7

Sports 05/08/19, 22:41

Captain Joe Pavelski made a triumphant return from a gruesome head injury by posting a goal and an assist in the first period that helped send the San Jose Sharks into the Western Conference final with a 3-2 victory over the Colorado Avalanche in Game 7 on Wednesday night.Just over ...

End of content

No more pages to load