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UPS Truck Hijacking Suspect Shot Dead Following Police Standoff in San Jose

SAN JOSE (CBS SF) — An armed suspect who held a UPS driver hostage Thursday after stealing his truck and leading police on a chase through San Jose was shot dead just yards from a KPIX crew.


Milpitas calendar of events for the week of Feb. 15

Free Citizenship Workshop: The International Rescue Committee and SIREN, as partners in the New Americans Campaign, are holding a free naturalization workshop in English. Feb. 23, 11 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Milpitas Library, 160 N. Main St.


2.7-magnitude earthquake hits east of Milpitas

SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) - A 2.7-magnitude earthquake rattled the Bay Area early Friday. The earthquake was centered about 5.6 miles east northeast of Milpitas, or about 9.9 miles north northeast of San Jose.


Officer-involved Shooting Net One Fatality, One Arrest

SAN JOSE, CA -- One man was killed and another arrested in an officer-involved shooting Thursday in the 2500 block of North First Street in San Jose, the police department confirmed.


San Jose Jazz Winter Fest 2019: Our 5 top picks for the festival

It’s time once again for the San Jose Jazz Winter Fest. So get ready for two weeks of good times and great tunes happening in the downtown San Jose area. The event runs Feb. 14-27. Tickets and details can be found at https://sanjosejazz.org/winter-fest/.


UPS driver involved in hostage situation after pursuit in San Jose, one person in custody

SAN JOSE (KRON) -- Sheriff's deputies in San Jose handled two pursuits and a hostage situation Thursday night involving a UPS truck driver and two suspects. As of 6:20 p.m., the hostage was safe, the sheriff's department said via Twitter, though an armed suspect was still inside the vehicle. The age


Newsom On Trump’s Border Wall Plans — ‘CA Will See You In Court’

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF/AP) — Gov. Gavin Newsom had a quick response Friday to President Donald Trump’s announcement he would sign a declaration of a national emergency to fund a border wall.


Evacuations for residents near Guadalupe River in San Jose lifted

SAN JOSE (KRON) - UPDATE: Evacuation orders for residents living near Guadalupe River have been lifted. The National Weather Service has issued a flood warning for residents along the Guadalupe River area from Willow Glen Way to Atlanta Avenue.


San Jose: Suspect arrested in deadly 2018 shooting

SAN JOSE — An Antioch man was arrested Wednesday in connection with a fatal shooting last year in East San Jose, police said. Uriel Cabrera, 31, was located and taken into custody in Emeryville, according to San Jose police. He was wanted in the death of 26-year-old Rufino Banuelos Benitez, who was


One Dead After Falling Tree Causes Crash On Hwy 17

LOS GATOS (CBS SF) — CHP on Thursday afternoon confirmed one person died on Highway 17 after two major injury crashes, including one caused by a tree that fell onto at least one vehicle.


Hostage safe, authorities in standoff after chase with UPS truck in SJ

SAN JOSE, Calif. (KGO) -- Santa Clara County Sheriff deputies and San Jose Police are in a standoff with a driver in a UPS truck at North First Street and West Trimble Road in San Jose after a slow speed chase.


San Jose Woman Arrested, Accused of Auto Theft

MILPITAS, CA -- A San Jose woman was arrested a little over a week ago on suspicion of driving and possessing a stolen vehicle on Dempsey Road in Milpitas, along with other prior violations.


'He doesn't even look human': Racist rant caught on camera in California

PLAYA VISTA, Calif. -- A racist rant from a woman berating a mother and her young son was caught on camera in California. Belinda Panelo was walking with her child when the woman began yelling at her.


SJPD Arrest Suspect for 5-6-18 Homicide

San Jose, Calif. - On Sunday, May 6, 2018, at about 12:10 AM, San Jose police officers responded to a person shot in the area of Story Road and Jackson Avenue in San Jose. Arriving officers located victim Rufino Benitez suffering from at least one gunshot wound. The victim was pronounced deceased at


Driver Crashes Into Patrol Car, Home Evading San Jose Police

SAN JOSE, CA -- A driver suspected of crashing into a home and fleeing from police in the Alum Rock neighborhood of San Jose was arrested on Wednesday afternoon. Officers had attempted to conduct a traffic stop on a black Chevrolet pickup truck for a vehicle code violation at about 1:45 p.m. in the


Check out the newest businesses to open in San Jose

Itching to explore the newest businesses to open in San Jose? From a bar and video game arcade to a fitness center, read on to see the newest businesses to arrive around town. Stop by 1078 E. Brokaw Road, Suite 40 in North Valley and you'll find Rooster & Rice, a new Thai spot.


Flood Warning triggers evacuations in San Jose

SAN JOSE, Calif. (KGO) -- San Jose residents are being evacuated due to to a Flood Warning that has been issued by the National Weather Service. The order impacts residents along the Guadalupe River area from Willow Glen Way to Atlanta Avenue.


Inmate stabbed to death in California prison attack

DELANO, Calif. — California authorities say a man serving a life sentence has been stabbed to death in an attack at Kern Valley State Prison. Authorities say two inmates using homemade weapons stabbed Sergio Robles on Thursday morning in a recreation yard at the Delano lockup.


SJ State Celebrates University Presidents With Portrait Exhibit

SAN JOSE, CA -- President's Day is more than a holiday and a day off. That's according to San Jose State University, which has provided an exhibit running through March 22 that's a symbol of reverence to its university's leaders with their portraits on display.


Vote now: Best Bay Area fried chicken sandwich? Here’s the Fowl Four

Here we are, chicken fiends: The fowl four in our best fried-chicken sandwich competition. Two weeks ago, we asked readers to help us choose the Bay Area’s tastiest sammies, bracket-style. You delivered, narrowing down 16 selections to the Elite Eight.