Regional News

Chipotle Ventures Into The Pizza Industry

December 18, 2013 9:48 pm

​Restaurant giant Chipotle is looking to get even bigger by taking on the world of pizza. The Mexican grill announced it has launched a fast, casual pizza restaurant called Pizzeria Locale in Denver, using what The Wall Street Journal calls its wildly successful format. (Via YouTube / Pizzeria Locale) “You move down the line, you pick your […]

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German Town Revokes Hitler´s Honorary Citizenship

December 18, 2013 9:46 pm

A German town decided to revoke Adolf Hitler’s honorary citizenship but not until after causing public outcry for initially choosing not to. Let me explain. In 1933, Adolf Hitler and the president who appointed him German chancellor, Paul von Hindenburg, were granted honorary citizenship by thousands of German villages and towns as a gesture to show their […]

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FISH_STORY

December 18, 2013 9:34 pm

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Napa Valley Restaurant Month with Fish Story

December 18, 2013 9:34 pm

Meet the chef from Fish Story in Downtown Napa as we celebrate Napa Valley Restaurant Month in January.

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Study approved amid concerns about inmates diverted from state prisons

December 18, 2013 9:28 pm

Santa Clara County has approved a comprehensive study of its jails in the wake of inadequate facilities and a growth of inmates with longer sentences, mental illnesses, special medical needs, security risks and gang affiliations, a county official said. The county Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to spend $500,000 from a state trust fund to […]

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NSA Data Surveillance – Right or Wrong?

December 18, 2013 9:27 pm

A panel set up by President Obama to review surveillance operations by the National Security Agency has recommended an end to the wholesale storing of data about Americans' phone and internet traffic.

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City working with metal recycling company to prevent more polluting fires

December 18, 2013 9:14 pm

Redwood City officials met Wednesday with Sims Metal Management after a second fire in two months broke out at the recycling plant in Redwood City Tuesday morning. The two-alarm fire at Sims Metal Management, located at 699 Seaport Blvd., started after a small explosion was reported around 12:50 a.m., Redwood City fire officials said. The […]

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Phil Robertson suspended from ´Duck Dynasty´

December 18, 2013 8:52 pm

The A&E network announced late Wednesday Phil Robertson would be on indefinite suspension from “Duck Dynasty” after making homophobic and, at times, graphic remarks in a GQ Magazine interview. The network said in a statement, ”We are extremely disappointed to have read Phil Robertson’s comments in GQ, which are based on his own personal beliefs and are not reflected […]

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´Duck Commander´ Off Hit A&E Reality Show

December 18, 2013 8:41 pm

The A&E channel has pulled "Duck Dynasty" patriarch Phil Robertson off its hit reality show, after he told GQ magazine that homosexuality is a sin that leads to "bestiality." A&E has distanced itself from the comments. (Dec. 18)

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Bingo game fundraiser a success a week after robbery

December 18, 2013 8:29 pm

There was a great deal of relief Wednesday night as people crowded into Oak Grove High School’s first Bingo fundraiser following last week’s armed robbery. The San Jose school has held Bingo games to raise money for its music program every Wednesday for decades.  But after a masked man waving a gun made off with […]

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