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San Jose Mayor Faces Questions Over Wife’s Property Near Google Land Deal

SAN JOSE (KPIX 5) — San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo did not disclose that he had a financial interest in a condominium in a complex on 3rd Street in downtown San Jose prior to some preliminary votes on a land deal with Google.


Trump Administration Plans to Cancel $929M for California's High-Speed Rail Project

The Trump administration plans to cancel $929 million in U.S. money for California's beleaguered high-speed rail project and wants the state to return an additional $2.5 billion it's already spent.


Rising vocal star, responsible for best song of 2018, visits Bay Area

It’s a really strong week for music in the Bay Area, highlighted by appearances from rising star vocalist Lauren Daigle and dream-pop outfit Mazzy Star. Here’s a look at some of the top picks:


Fire breaks out at Subway restaurant in San Jose strip mall

SAN JOSE (KRON) - Crews are working to contain a fire reported at a Subway restaurant in San Jose Tuesday morning. Fire officials say they got a call just before 8:30 a.m. reporting the fire located at the Subway on 1317 Blossom Hill Road.


Soccer coach, tutor arrested for molesting minor in Santa Clara County

SAN JOSE (KRON) - A 24-year-old man has been arrested in San Jose for molesting and performing sexual acts with a girl under the age of 18-years-old, according to the Santa Clara County Sheriff's Department.


American Airlines denies man was on flight from Los Angeles to San Jose

LOS ANGELES -- Steve Homen stands about 6-foot-3 so he's easy to spot. Unless he's on an American Airlines flight -- that's where he's apparently invisible, leaving no trace behind.


2.9 magnitude earthquake strikes near San Jose

ALUM ROCK (KRON) - A 2.9 magnitude earthquake struck on Monday afternoon east of Alum Rock. The quake hit just 21.1 miles east of San Jose at 3:34 p.m. According to USGS, it was recorded at 4.22 miles in depth.


Experts say rare mega-storm to hit California will be 3 times as damaging as San Andreas earthquake

SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) - A warning for California: get ready for the "other big one." That's what scientists are calling the rare mega-storm, which is predicted to cause three times as much damage as a major earthquake that would hit along the San Andreas Fault.


San Jose leaders propose tougher gun laws

SAN JOSE, Calif. (KTVU) - San Jose leaders are proposing amendments to gun sales ordinances, designed to reduce or eliminate so-called straw purchases. Flanked by the city’s police chief and other community state-holders, Mayor Sam Liccardo, (D) San Jose, says it’s time to update the city’s gun ordi


Burglary Suspects Leave Video of the Crime on Couples’ iCloud

A San Jose couple came home from vacation last Sunday and found their car stolen and their home ransacked and despite catching the burglars on camera, they’re still waiting for answers from police.


Get to know the 5 freshest new businesses to launch in San Jose

Ready to hit up the newest businesses to open in San Jose? From coffee to haircuts, read on to see the newest destinations to land near you. Opa! Authentic Greek is a newcomer that recently opened downtown at 225 W. Santa Clara St.


ONLY ON ABC7NEWS.COM: San Jose family says iCloud captured teens' weed-filled joyride in stolen BMW

SAN JOSE, Calif. (KGO) -- A San Jose couple is reeling after they say their home was not only burglarized and their BMW stolen, but video of three teens inside the stolen vehicle suddenly appeared on one of the victim's iPhone. It's a story you'll see only on ABC7 News.


San Jose Mayor introduces plan to crack down on illegal gun sales

SAN JOSE (KRON) -- “We're introducing an initiative focused on ensuring that fewer guns get into the wrong hands,” said San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo. At a news conference Tuesday, Mayor Liccardo said the best way to crackdown on the proliferation of illegal guns is to target so-called "straw purchase


VIDEO: 'Snow moon' lights up Bay Area sky

SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) -- Did you get the chance to look up? The largest supermoon of the year lit up the sky in the Bay Area. SKY7 and our camera captured the celestial event on Tuesday morning.


Here's what to do in San Jose this week

From a bicycling series to lucha libre, there's plenty to enjoy in San Jose this week. Read on for a rundown of ideas for how to fill your calendar. Hoodline offers data-driven analysis of local happenings and trends across cities. Links included in this article may earn Hoodline a commission on cli


California lawmaker proposes building new lanes on 2 major highways with no speed limit

SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) - A California lawmaker wants to build new lanes on two highways -- with no speed limit. Senator John Moorlach says it's all in an effort to cut back on air pollution and greenhouse gases.


M2.9 Earthquake Shakes East of San Jose: USGS

A 2.9 magnitude earthquake struck about 21 miles east of downtown San Jose on Monday, according to the USGS. Further information was not immediately available. Track the latest Bay Area earthquakes using NBC Bay Area's interactive earthquake map.


Hanging Colin Kaepernick Doll Spotted in South San Jose

Days before Colin Kaepernick settled his collusion grievance against the most powerful sports league in the nation, one of our readers spotted a racist effigy of the former San Francisco 49ers quarterback right here in San Jose.


3 men shot dead at California home in upscale, gated community; homicide investigation launched

Authorities are investigating the deaths of three men who were shot and killed inside a California home located in a gated community Monday. Los Angeles fire officials discovered the men’s bodies inside the Porter Ranch house after someone “associated with the people inside the house” called 911 and


Vote: Best Bay Area fried chicken sandwich? Here’s the Top Two

Wow, just wow. We started this bracket-style showdown between Bay Area fried-chicken sandwich spots, because we figured everyone eats chicken and would want to weigh in on a heated debate among foodies: Who makes the tastiest, crunchiest, most delicious fried chicken sammie in the Bay Area?