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B. 2018-03-31 President Clinton bringing book tour to San Jose — his only California stop San Jose
C. 2017-10-13 Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos tours Russell school Thomas Russell Middle School, Milpitas
D. 2017-08-27 Silicon Valley Pride: A rainbow procession in San Jose Market Street, San Jose Downtown
2017-08-07 Google CEO slams memo on gender as employee fired Google
F. 2017-06-11 Massive LGBT march winds through downtown Plaza de Cesar Chavez, San Jose Downtown
G. 2017-06-10 Hundreds rally in response to protest against Islamic law Stevens Creek Boulevard and Winchester Avenue, Santa Clara
H. 2017-03-13 Obama in San Jose amid Trump spying accusations Fairmont Hotel, San Jose Downtown
8. 2017-03-01 Single donor gives $5 million to San Jose flood relief fund San Jose
J. 2017-02-19 As internment milestone observed, familiar feelings evoked Japantown, San Jose Downtown

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year 2017 Top ^

Aug.7   Google
  A memo written by a male engineer at Google about gender differences sparked a quick rebuttal from Google after it circulated widely online
Mar.13  San Jose Downtown  Obama in San Jose amid Trump spying accusations

year 2016 Top ^

Sep.2   Levi's Stadium Santa Clara police may boycott 49ers games
  The Police Union is stating the officers may stop working team events unless changes are made regarding Colin Kaepernick's recent protest and behavior Aug.27   Levi's Stadium Colin Kaepernick sits out national anthem
  49ers quarterback refused to stand for the national anthem before Friday’s preseason game against the Packers in protest of racial inequalities
Jun.23   Moffett Field   Obama lands in Bay Area for Stanford entrepreneurship summit  Obama gave a big smile and walked down the steps from Air Force One chatting with Rep. Anna Eshoo Jun.21   SJ Arena Fallen San Jose Police Officer Michael Katherman honored at memorial Jun.2  San Jose Downtown  Hundreds of protesters greet Donald Trump in San Jose Feb.17  Apple  In resisting court, Apple shows it will fight for user trust Feb.11   Milpitas President Obama wraps up two Bay Area fundraisers  He arrived in the Bay Area Wednesday night for two fundraisers in Silicon Valley to help raise money for the Democratic Party. Feb.10  Moffett Field  President Barack Obama lands in Bay Area to attend Democratic Party events Jan.8  San Jose  Feds unveils measures to counter IS propaganda

year 2015 Top ^

Dec.30  Google  US military shelves Google robot plan over 'noise concerns' Nov.3  Los Altos  Tax measures in South Bay, Peninsula find mixed success Aug.28   Moffett Field Defense Secretary: New institution to promote bendable devices
Aug.13  Apple  Apple hired more women, blacks and Hispanics Jun.27  SJSU  Malala spoke to crowd at San Jose State Apr.20   San Jose Downtown SJ police chief tackles murder suspect during escape attempt Apr.2   Los Gatos Thousands honors fallen officer Michael Johnson Mar.27  San Jose City Hall  2 vigils scheduled for fallen San Jose officer Mar.25  South San Jose  Tributes pouring in for fallen officer Mar.12  eBay  Hillary Clinton makes surprise visit to San Jose Jan.6  San Jose City Hall  Liccardo's inaugural mantra: 'We are San Jose'

year 2014 Top ^

Dec.4   San Jose The Jungle: San Jose shuts notorious homeless encampment
Nov.10   San Jose City Hall Dave Cortese conceded close San Jose mayor's race
  Santa Clara County Supervisor Dave Cortese conceded the close San Jose mayor's race with city councilman Sam Liccardo
Nov.7   San Jose Ro Khanna conceded to long-time Congressman Mike Honda Nov.5  San Jose City Hall  Sam Liccardo declares victory; Dave Cortese not conceding Oct.30   Apple Apple CEO Tim Cook says he's proud to be gay
  Cook says that for years he's been open with many people about his sexual orientation and that plenty of his Apple colleagues know he is gay May.13   Google Google loses privacy ruling in European court May.9   Mountain View Obama touts efficiency, angers labor May.8  Los Altos  President Barack Obama in Bay Area once again Apr.3   Mountain View Mozilla CEO Brendan Eich resigns  Eich has stepped down after 11 days as chief executive, following criticism over a donation to the Prop 8 campaign, which opposed gay marria... Mar.6   Sunnyvale Sunnyvale's new gun controls take effect Mar.5   Mountain View Netanyahu and Gov. Brown sign pro-business pact

year 2013 Top ^

Nov.8  Santa Clara  Former County Supervisor sentenced to one year in jail Oct.30  Google  Google outrage at 'NSA hacking' Oct.8  East San Jose  Jimmy, Rosalynn Carter hammer away at homelessness Jun.17   Apple Apple discloses US data requests
Jun.11  Google  Google demands right to transparency from the Feds May.20   Apple Apple 'among US's big tax avoiders' Apr.1  Apple  Apple issues apology following attacks in China Mar.30  San Jose Downtown  San Jose monument honors Vietnam War soldiers Mar.12  Levi's Stadium  49ers name stadium streets after DeBartolo & Walsh Mar.7  SJ Arena  Friends, family remember fallen Santa Cruz officers Mar.1  San Jose City Hall  Shirakawa used public funds to fuel gambling habit

year 2012 Top ^

Aug.10   Santa Clara Son of Silicon Valley judges killed in Afghanistan


year 2011 Top ^

Dec.14  Levi's Stadium  Santa Clara OKs finance for 49ers stadium Sep.26   Mountain View   Obama appearing at town hall   The meeting 'Putting America Back to Work: LinkedIn Presents a Town Hall with President Obama' was hosted by LinkedIn  Moffett Field  Air Force One landed Jun.30  San Jose City Hall  Police lay off 67 cops due to budget cuts Jun.11   San Jose Mexican President Calderon speaks in SJ
Jun.1   Google 'China hackers' hit Google e-mail Apr.21   Apple Apple slammed over iPhone, iPad tracking Feb.7   Google Google mgr helped spark Egypt revolt  Wael Ghonim was detained for protesting against President Mubarak says he was behind the Facebook page that helped spark 'the revolution' Feb.1   San Jose City Hall   Department veteran becomed police chief  Chris Moore was City Manager Debra Figone's pick over Oakland Police Chief Batts. The City Council voted unanimously to approve Figone Jan.22  San Jose  City holds crime, gang prevention summit

year 2010 Top ^

Oct.14   San Jose Palin visits conservatives
Oct.7  Sunnyvale  Lt gov candidates spar over label Aug.14  Google  Activists pressure Google on net neutrality Jul.29  Google  Google Search Still Working In China Jul.28   San Jose City Hall Mayor Backs Off Ballpark Initiative Jul.9  Google  China renews Google license Jun.9  Santa Clara  Voters Appear To Approve 49ers Stadium May.17  San Jose City Hall  Fake Mailer Attacks SJ Candidate Apr.27  San Jose  County Trims Toys In Meals To Cut Fat Mar.22   Google Google stops censoring search in China
  Google has stopped censoring its search results in China, ignoring warnings by the country's authorities
Mar.12  Santa Clara  GOP Rides Momentum Into Convention Feb.25  Google  Italian court convicts execs over video Jan.12  Google  Google to end China censorship

year 2009 Top ^

Dec.1  Campbell  Nation's Youngest Openly Gay Mayor Nov.24  Google  Google sorry over Obama image Mar.3   San Jose City Hall Councilwoman Nguyen Beating Recall  Election results show embattled Madison Nguyen maintaining a lead ahead of the effort to oust her from her District 7 seat Feb.8  San Jose City Hall  City Faces $60M Budget Shortfall

year 2008 Top ^

Nov.30   San Jose BART Opponents Demand Recount  Opponents of a measure that would increase the sales tax in the county to help pay for an extension are suing for a partial recount of the v... Mar.26  San Jose City Hall  City approves 'Little Saigon' compromise Mar.14  San Jose City Hall  Deal Ends 'Saigon' Dispute, Hunger Strike Mar.6  Google  Pentagon bans Google map-makers Mar.3   San Jose City Hall   'Little Saigon' name draws protest
  More than 2,500 people protested outside of City Hall over the city's decision to name the area 'Saigon Business District,' instead of 'Little Saigon'
Feb.12  San Jose City Hall  Voters To Decide Name Of Saigon District Feb.1  San Jose Downtown  Hillary Clinton addressed 4,200 supporters

year 2007 Top ^

Nov.21   San Jose City Hall Meeting gets heated over 'Little Saigon'  The City Council nearly turned into a riot when council members voted on a new name for a business district, most demanding it be called 'Little... Nov.14  Google  Obama Stumps At Google Campus Nov.12  San Jose  Gore joins Kleiner Perkins to push green Nov.5   Yahoo House committee chair lambasts Yahoo Oct.16  Yahoo  Lawmaker: Yahoo knew China's intent Oct.5  San Jose City Hall  SJ To Unveil Green Vision For City Sep.12  San Jose  Marine Killed In Iraq Aug.14  Sunnyvale  Marine From Sunnyvale Killed In Iraq Jul.27  San Jose  UN Chief, Gov. Discuss Climate Change Jul.9  San Jose  Soldier Killed In Iraq Jun.12  San Jose  Charges Dropped Against Ex-Mayor Apr.10  Google  Google Earth maps out Darfur atrocities Mar.26   San Jose Family Blasts Tillman Reports Jan.9  San Jose City Hall  Reed Sworn In As Mayor

year 2006 Top ^

Nov.7   San Jose City Hall Reed Leads Chavez To Become Mayor  San Jose Councilman Chuck Reed, a Kansas native, was leading San Jose native who directs education Jun.28  San Jose City Hall  Council Votes To Ask For Gonzales' Resign Jun.22   San Jose City Hall   Mayor Indicted For Bribery, Conspiracy
  Gonzales was indicted on six counts stemming from a probe involving a secretly-negotiated city garbage contract May.1   San Jose Downtown Thousands Of Immigrants Turn Out
  50,000 legal and illegals marched peacefully under a blue sky protesting what they call unjust immigration legislation Apr.21   Cisco Bush, Schwarzenegger Talk Education Apr.10  Alum Rock  Thousands Protest Immigration Bill Mar.17  Google  Google Need Not Turn Over Records Feb.25  San Jose  Gov. Talks 'Boldness' At GOP Convention Jan.24   Google Google censors itself for China Jan.19   Google Feds Seek Records in Porn Probe

year 2005 Top ^

Dec.13  San Jose City Hall  City Council Censured Gonzales Dec.10  San Jose City Hall  Mayor Apologizes For Garbage Contract Dec.7   San Jose City Hall   Probe: Trash Deal Violated City Policy  The mayor and his aide violated the policy by helping a garbage hauler get reimbursed for extra labor costs Sep.13  San Jose City Hall  Madison Nguyen Wins Race Sep.10   Mountain View Family Finally Told Truth
Jul.22  San Jose City Hall  Jury Calls Mayor's Conduct Deceptive Jun.14   San Jose City Hall Investigation Probes Mayor's Trash Deal Jan.18   San Jose City Hall Councilman resigns, agrees to charges

year 2004 Top ^

Apr.23  San Jose  SJ Native NFL Star Dies in Afghanistan Jan.28   San Jose City Hall   Mayor suffers mild stroke during speech  Ron Gonzales suffered a minor stroke in the middle of an annual program that assesses the state of the city

year 2003 Top ^

Oct.6  San Jose  Arnold campaigns with wife Jul.18  San Jose  Region renamed to 'San Jose Metro Area' May.2   Santa Clara Bush speaks at United Defense Industries
Apr.22  Sunnyvale  25 arrested for blocking Lockheed Martin

year 2002 Top ^

Apr.30  Santa Clara  Bush spoke about tax cuts Mar.5   San Jose City Hall   Gonzales wins another term as mayor  Ron Gonzales won re-election to another 4-year term, capturing 57% votes in a 6-candidate field to avoid a runoff

year 2000 Top ^

Dec.31   Los Altos   Alan Cranston died  Former Sen., a liberal. He ended 24-year Senate career in 1993. Died at 86


President Obama wraps up two Bay Area fundraisers  He arrived in the Bay Area Wednesday night for two fundraisers in Silicon Valley to help raise money for the Democratic Party. Dave Cortese conceded close San Jose mayor's race




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Nov.10   San Jose City Hall
  Santa Clara County Supervisor Dave Cortese conceded the close San Jose mayor's race with city councilman Sam Liccardo
Nov.7   San Jose Ro Khanna conceded to long-time Congressman Mike Honda
Nov.5  San Jose City Hall  Sam Liccardo declares victory; Dave Cortese not conceding 2010 Oct.7  Sunnyvale  Lt gov candidates spar over label Jul.28   San Jose City Hall Mayor Backs Off Ballpark Initiative Jun.9  Santa Clara  Voters Appear To Approve 49ers Stadium May.17  San Jose City Hall  Fake Mailer Attacks SJ Candidate 2009 Mar.3   San Jose City Hall Councilwoman Nguyen Beating Recall  Election results show embattled Madison Nguyen maintaining a lead ahead of the effort to oust her from her District 7 seat 2008 Nov.30   San Jose BART Opponents Demand Recount  Opponents of a measure that would increase the sales tax in the county to help pay for an extension are suing for a partial recount of the v... Feb.12  San Jose City Hall  Voters To Decide Name Of Saigon District Feb.1  San Jose Downtown  Hillary Clinton addressed 4,200 supporters 2006 Nov.7   San Jose City Hall Reed Leads Chavez To Become Mayor  San Jose Councilman Chuck Reed, a Kansas native, was leading San Jose native who directs education 2005 Sep.13  San Jose City Hall  Madison Nguyen Wins Race 2003 Oct.6  San Jose  Arnold campaigns with wife 2002 Mar.5   San Jose City Hall   Gonzales wins another term as mayor  Ron Gonzales won re-election to another 4-year term, capturing 57% votes in a 6-candidate field to avoid a runoff



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2016 Jan.8  San Jose  Feds unveils measures to counter IS propaganda 2014 Mar.6   Sunnyvale Sunnyvale's new gun controls take effect
2013 Mar.12  Levi's Stadium  49ers name stadium streets after DeBartolo & Walsh 2011 Dec.14  Levi's Stadium  Santa Clara OKs finance for 49ers stadium 2010 Apr.27  San Jose  County Trims Toys In Meals To Cut Fat 2009 Feb.8  San Jose City Hall  City Faces $60M Budget Shortfall 2008 Mar.26  San Jose City Hall  City approves 'Little Saigon' compromise Mar.14  San Jose City Hall  Deal Ends 'Saigon' Dispute, Hunger Strike 2007 Nov.21   San Jose City Hall Meeting gets heated over 'Little Saigon'  The City Council nearly turned into a riot when council members voted on a new name for a business district, most demanding it be called 'Little... Oct.5  San Jose City Hall  SJ To Unveil Green Vision For City 2006 Jun.28  San Jose City Hall  Council Votes To Ask For Gonzales' Resign 2005 Dec.13  San Jose City Hall  City Council Censured Gonzales Dec.10  San Jose City Hall  Mayor Apologizes For Garbage Contract Dec.7   San Jose City Hall Probe: Trash Deal Violated City Policy  The mayor and his aide violated the policy by helping a garbage hauler get reimbursed for extra labor costs Jul.22  San Jose City Hall  Jury Calls Mayor's Conduct Deceptive Jun.14   San Jose City Hall Investigation Probes Mayor's Trash Deal



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2014 May.13   Google Google loses privacy ruling in European court
Mar.5   Mountain View Netanyahu and Gov. Brown sign pro-business pact 2013 Apr.1  Apple  Apple issues apology following attacks in China 2011 Jun.11   San Jose Mexican President Calderon speaks in SJ Jun.1   Google 'China hackers' hit Google e-mail 2010 Jul.29  Google  Google Search Still Working In China Jul.9  Google  China renews Google license Mar.22   Google Google stops censoring search in China
  Google has stopped censoring its search results in China, ignoring warnings by the country's authorities
Feb.25  Google  Italian court convicts execs over video Jan.12  Google  Google to end China censorship 2007 Apr.10  Google  Google Earth maps out Darfur atrocities 2005 Sep.10   Mountain View Family Finally Told Truth



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2016 Feb.17  Apple  In resisting court, Apple shows it will fight for user trust 2006 Jan.19   Google Feds Seek Records in Porn Probe




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2014 Dec.4   San Jose The Jungle: San Jose shuts notorious homeless encampment




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2015 Dec.30  Google  US military shelves Google robot plan over 'noise concerns' Aug.28   Moffett Field Defense Secretary: New institution to promote bendable devices
2013 Mar.30  San Jose Downtown  San Jose monument honors Vietnam War soldiers 2008 Mar.6  Google  Pentagon bans Google map-makers 2007 Mar.26   San Jose Family Blasts Tillman Reports



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2006 May.1   San Jose Downtown Thousands Of Immigrants Turn Out
  50,000 legal and illegals marched peacefully under a blue sky protesting what they call unjust immigration legislation



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2017 Mar.13  San Jose Downtown  Obama in San Jose amid Trump spying accusations 2016 Jun.23   Moffett Field Obama lands in Bay Area for Stanford entrepreneurship summit
  Obama gave a big smile and walked down the steps from Air Force One chatting with Rep. Anna Eshoo Feb.10  Moffett Field  President Barack Obama lands in Bay Area to attend Democratic Party events 2015 Jun.27  SJSU  Malala spoke to crowd at San Jose State Mar.12  eBay  Hillary Clinton makes surprise visit to San Jose 2014 May.9   Mountain View Obama touts efficiency, angers labor May.8  Los Altos  President Barack Obama in Bay Area once again 2011 Sep.26   Mountain View Obama appearing at town hall   The meeting 'Putting America Back to Work: LinkedIn Presents a Town Hall with President Obama' was hosted by LinkedIn Sep.26  Moffett Field  Air Force One landed 2010 Oct.14   San Jose Palin visits conservatives 2007 Nov.14  Google  Obama Stumps At Google Campus Jul.27  San Jose  UN Chief, Gov. Discuss Climate Change 2006 Apr.21   Cisco Bush, Schwarzenegger Talk Education



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2013 Oct.30  Google  Google outrage at 'NSA hacking' Jun.17   Apple Apple discloses US data requests
Jun.11  Google  Google demands right to transparency from the Feds 2011 Apr.21   Apple Apple slammed over iPhone, iPad tracking 2007 Nov.5   Yahoo House committee chair lambasts Yahoo Oct.16  Yahoo  Lawmaker: Yahoo knew China's intent 2006 Mar.17  Google  Google Need Not Turn Over Records Jan.24   Google Google censors itself for China



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2015 Jan.6  San Jose City Hall  Liccardo's inaugural mantra: 'We are San Jose' 2013 Nov.8  Santa Clara  Former County Supervisor sentenced to one year in jail Oct.8  East San Jose  Jimmy, Rosalynn Carter hammer away at homelessness Mar.1  San Jose City Hall  Shirakawa used public funds to fuel gambling habit 2007 Nov.12  San Jose  Gore joins Kleiner Perkins to push green Jun.12  San Jose  Charges Dropped Against Ex-Mayor Jan.9  San Jose City Hall  Reed Sworn In As Mayor 2006 Jun.22   San Jose City Hall   Mayor Indicted For Bribery, Conspiracy  Gonzales was indicted on six counts stemming from a probe involving a secretly-negotiated city garbage contract Feb.25  San Jose  Gov. Talks 'Boldness' At GOP Convention 2005 Jan.18   San Jose City Hall Councilman resigns, agrees to charges
2004 Jan.28   San Jose City Hall   Mayor suffers mild stroke during speech  Ron Gonzales suffered a minor stroke in the middle of an annual program that assesses the state of the city 2003 May.2   Santa Clara Bush speaks at United Defense Industries 2002 Apr.30  Santa Clara  Bush spoke about tax cuts



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2011 Feb.7   Google Google mgr helped spark Egypt revolt  Wael Ghonim was detained for protesting against President Mubarak says he was behind the Facebook page that helped spark 'the revolution' 2010 Aug.14  Google  Activists pressure Google on net neutrality 2008 Mar.3   San Jose City Hall 'Little Saigon' name draws protest
  More than 2,500 people protested outside of City Hall over the city's decision to name the area 'Saigon Business District,' instead of 'Little Saigon'
2006 Apr.10  Alum Rock  Thousands Protest Immigration Bill 2003 Apr.22  Sunnyvale  25 arrested for blocking Lockheed Martin



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2016 Aug.27   Levi's Stadium Colin Kaepernick sits out national anthem
  49ers quarterback refused to stand for the national anthem before Friday’s preseason game against the Packers in protest of racial inequalities
2015 Aug.13  Apple  Apple hired more women, blacks and Hispanics 2009 Nov.24  Google  Google sorry over Obama image



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2016 Sep.2   Levi's Stadium Santa Clara police may boycott 49ers games
  The Police Union is stating the officers may stop working team events unless changes are made regarding Colin Kaepernick's recent protest and behavior 2015 Apr.20   San Jose Downtown SJ police chief tackles murder suspect during escape attempt 2011 Jun.30  San Jose City Hall  Police lay off 67 cops due to budget cuts Feb.1   San Jose City Hall   Department veteran becomed police chief  Chris Moore was City Manager Debra Figone's pick over Oakland Police Chief Batts. The City Council voted unanimously to approve Figone Jan.22  San Jose  City holds crime, gang prevention summit



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2014 Oct.30   Apple Apple CEO Tim Cook says he's proud to be gay  Cook says that for years he's been open with many people about his sexual orientation and that plenty of his Apple colleagues know he is gay Apr.3   Mountain View Mozilla CEO Brendan Eich resigns  Eich has stepped down after 11 days as chief executive, following criticism over a donation to the Prop 8 campaign, which opposed gay marria... 2009 Dec.1  Campbell  Nation's Youngest Openly Gay Mayor



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2017 Aug.7   Google Google CEO slams memo on gender as employee fired
  A memo written by a male engineer at Google about gender differences sparked a quick rebuttal from Google after it circulated widely online




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2016 Jun.21   SJ Arena Fallen San Jose Police Officer Michael Katherman honored at memorial 2015 Apr.2   Los Gatos Thousands honors fallen officer Michael Johnson Mar.27  San Jose City Hall  2 vigils scheduled for fallen San Jose officer Mar.25  South San Jose  Tributes pouring in for fallen officer 2013 Mar.7  SJ Arena  Friends, family remember fallen Santa Cruz officers 2012 Aug.10   Santa Clara Son of Silicon Valley judges killed in Afghanistan 2007 Sep.12  San Jose  Marine Killed In Iraq Aug.14  Sunnyvale  Marine From Sunnyvale Killed In Iraq Jul.9  San Jose  Soldier Killed In Iraq 2004 Apr.23  San Jose  SJ Native NFL Star Dies in Afghanistan 2000 Dec.31   Los Altos Alan Cranston died  Former Sen., a liberal. He ended 24-year Senate career in 1993. Died at 86



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2013 May.20   Apple Apple 'among US's big tax avoiders'