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  • Developer John Sobrato at Santa Clara University
  • In Silicon Valley, developer John Sobrato and his family have given away millions of dollars for the improvement of the community.
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  • Santa Clara County Sheriffs patrol car.
  • A Santa Clara Co. supervisor is proposing that sheriff's deputies help San Jose deal with rising crime and a shortage of officers.
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  • Santa Clara County Sheriffs badge.
  • A Santa Clara Co. supervisor is proposing that sheriff's deputies help San Jose deal with rising crime and a shortage of officers.
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san jose, santa clara county, SJPD, crime, south bay news, david louie
  • Power plant
  • PG&E announced a $250,000 reward for information about an attack on a substation near San Jose last year.
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  • Power plant
  • PG&E is offering a $250,000 reward to catch whoever is responsible for an attack that put the country's entire power grid on alert.
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santa clara county, terrorism, vandalism, shooting, PG&E, san jose, crime, south bay news, carolyn tyler
  • Congressman Mike Honda, pictured left, and challenger Ro Khanna, pictured right.
  • The South Bay political race between 14-year Congressman Mike Honda and an incumbent is heating up ahead of the June election.
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  • Congressman Mike Honda, pictured left, and challenger Ro Khanna, pictured right.
  • The South Bay political race between 14-year Congressman Mike Honda and an incumbent is heating up ahead of the June election.
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silicon valley, santa clara county, fremont, democrats, elections, voting, politics, david louie
  • Anderson Reservoir in Morgan Hill, CA
  • The Santa Clara Valley Water District is facing the dilemma of whether to drain the reservoir for retrofit repairs during a drought year.
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santa clara county, morgan hill, water, earthquake, drought, south bay news, david louie
  • Anderson Reservoir in Morgan Hill, CA
  • The Santa Clara Valley Water District is facing the dilemma of whether to drain the reservoir for retrofit repairs during a drought year.
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  • DUI checkpoint.
  • People celebrating Saint Patrick's Day Monday, might want to make sure they have a ride home.
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  • Santa Clara County authorities are trying to identify the maker or owner of a quilt that was found on the body of a woman who was strangled in 1989.
  • The husband of a Santa Clara woman strangled 25 years ago pleaded not guilty Monday to murder charges.
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  • Security cameras.
  • A Peninsula lawmaker is introducing legislation that would force electric utilities to beef up security.
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santa clara county, terrorism, vandalism, shooting, PG&E, san jose, crime, california public utilities commission, jerry hill, california news, lyanne melendez
  • Security cameras.
  • Lawmakers in Sacramento will soon take up a bill requiring electric utility companies in California to boost their security plans.
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  • Santa Clara County authorities are trying to identify the maker or owner of a quilt that was found on the body of a woman who was strangled in 1989.
  • Investigators say they've arrested the husband of a woman found strangled to death in her car at the San Jose Airport in 1989.
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  • The Santa Clara Valley Water District Board of Directors is expected to approve a 20 percent reduction in water usage
  • The Santa Clara Valley Water District board of directors is expected to approve a 20 percent reduction in water usage.
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  • Justin Crutchfield and Demontae Toliver
  • A department of mental health counselor in San Jose has been indicted by federal authorities for trafficking young girls.
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  • Justin Crutchfield and Demontae Toliver
  • A department of mental health counselor in San Jose has been indicted by federal authorities for trafficking young girls.
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  • Overstock.com
  • An Alameda County Superior Court made its final ruling against Overstock, fining the company nearly $7M for false advertising.
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lawsuit, retail, alameda county, marin county, napa county, santa clara county, business
  • There has been a shake-up at Rural/Metro ambulance company in Santa Clara County.
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  • The retired judge who originally ruled Prop 8 unconstitutional says it feels good to have his decision affirmed by the Supreme Court.
  • The retired judge who originally ruled Prop 8 unconstitutional says it feels good to have his decision affirmed by the Supreme Court.
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same sex marriage, gavin newsom, supreme court, ed lee, san francisco city hall, lgbt, castro, oakland, san jose, alameda county, santa clara county, marin county, san francisco news
  • Deputies say tips from the public led to the arrest of a man they say impersonated a police officer and sexually assaulted a woman.
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  • Highway 12 and 121 flooded
  • During the day on Saturday, the National Weather Service issued a flash flood warning for Sonoma County.
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  • Sandbags sign
  • A steady stream of people stopped by several Bay Area locations Friday to pick up sandbags to prepare for this weekend's storm.
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  • Man prepares for storm by getting sandbags in the South Bay
  • A steady stream of people stopped by several South Bay locations to pick up sandbags in preparation for this weekend's storm.
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  • Santa Clara County authorities are trying to identify the maker or owner of a quilt that was found on the body of a woman who was strangled in 1989.
  • South Bay authorities are trying to identify the maker or owner of a quilt that was found on the body of a woman 25 years ago.
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  • Power plant
  • A former government regulator said a sniper attack last year on a South Bay power station was domestic terrorism.
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  • Power plant
  • A former government regulator said a sniper attack last year on a South Bay power station was domestic terrorism.
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  • Power outage in San Jose
  • A former government regulator said a sniper attack last year on a South Bay power station was domestic terrorism.
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  • San Jose Fire Department.
  • Santa Clara County supervisors are deciding what to do about slow response times by the San Jose Fire Department.
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  • San Jose Fire Department.
  • Santa Clara County supervisors are deciding what to do about slow response times by the San Jose Fire Department.
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  • San Jose Fire Department truck.
  • The San Jose Fire Department is under scrutiny because they are not responding to medical calls fast enough.
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  • San Jose Fire Department truck.
  • The San Jose Fire Department is under scrutiny because they are not responding fast enough to medical calls.
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  • The Santa Clara Valley Water District gets 40 percent of its water from the state and federal supplies.
  • The Santa Clara Valley Water District gets 40 percent of its water from the state and federal supplies.
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water, santa clara county, drought, california news, lyanne melendez
  • The Santa Clara Valley Water District gets 40 percent of its water from the state and federal supplies.
  • The Santa Clara Valley Water District gets 40 percent of its water from the state and federal supplies.
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  • Santa Clara County correctional deputy Juan Carrillo is accused of allowing criminals to live at his home in exchange for free, illegal drugs.
  • A Santa Clara County correctional deputy is accused of allowing criminals to live at his home in exchange for free, illegal drugs.
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  • Santa Clara County water.
  • The Santa Clara Valley Water District voted unanimously to ask customers to reduce their water use by 10 percent.
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santa clara, santa clara county, silicon valley, gilroy, water, drought, south bay news, lisa amin gulezian
  • Santa Clara Valley Water District
  • The Santa Clara Valley Water District voted unanimously to ask customers to reduce their water use by 10 percent.
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  • Bay Area swimming pool.
  • Virtually every aspect of our daily water use is coming under scrutiny because of the drought.
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  • Bay Area swimming pool.
  • Virtually every aspect of our daily water use is coming under scrutiny because of the drought.
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construction, water, drought, palo alto, santa clara, santa clara county, south bay news, david louie
  • Santa Clara County water.
  • Silicon Valley's largest water provider is expected to approve a number of water conservation policies this week.
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  • Health officials are reporting three more flu deaths in the Bay Area bringing the total number of flu deaths this season to 32.
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  • Zeus stands in front of two pounds of meth he sniffed out in Santa Clara County. (Photo courtesy SCCSET)
  • Santa Clara County's canine Zeus used his highly trained nose to recover more than two pounds of meth in a car last Friday.
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  • Reta Cook cant get around without the help of her family and a wheelchair but she says she doesnt need Santa Clara Countys help with anything.
  • Reta Cook can't get around without the help of her family and a wheelchair but she says she doesn't need Santa Clara County's help with anything.
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  • Reta Cook cant get around without the help of her family and a wheelchair but she says she doesnt need Santa Clara Countys help with anything.
  • Reta Cook can't get around without the help of her family and a wheelchair but she says she doesn't need Santa Clara County's help with anything.
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  • kid gets flu shot
  • The flu season is in full swing and some have died because of it, so ABC7 News takes a look at how you can protect yourself.
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h1n1, flu, contra costa county, santa clara county, health, carolyn tyler
  • kid gets flu shot
  • The flu season is in full swing and some have died because of it, so ABC7 News takes a look at how you can protect yourself.
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  • Flu shot
  • There has been a deadly spike in flu cases in California, including two deaths in the Bay Area.
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  • Flu shot
  • There has been a deadly spike in flu cases in California, including two deaths in the Bay Area.
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  • A second person has died of the flu in the Bay Area.
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  • Flu season is now in full swing and the H1N1 virus, or swine flu has been a big part of the outbreak.
  • Flu season is now widespread in about half of the United States. The hardest hit states include Oregon and Nevada.
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