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Do You Know Your Medicare Rights?

Do You Know Your Medicare Rights?

One very important right is to get emergency care when and where you need it -- anywhere in the U.S.
A Private Art Collection Becomes A Stanford Collection On Sunday

A Private Art Collection Becomes A Stanford Collection On Sunday

The Anderson Collection at Stanford University welcomes museum members and the public this weekend.
Californians Cutting Back on Water Usage: Report

Californians Cutting Back on Water Usage: Report

Are YOU following the state's mandatory water use restrictions?
Drivers License Tests Now Automated

Drivers License Tests Now Automated

The paper and pencil tests have been replaced
New Law Protects Against Sexual Harassment

New Law Protects Against Sexual Harassment

It plugs a hole in existing law that left unpaid interns and volunteers vulnerable
Bid to Split California into 6 States Fails to Qualify for Ballot

Bid to Split California into 6 States Fails to Qualify for Ballot

Venture capitalist Tim Draper isn't ready to give up, though
New Collection Facility Opens for Household Hazardous Waste

New Collection Facility Opens for Household Hazardous Waste

We know “the locations haven’t always been convenient to ... cities such as Milpitas and Campbell"
Firefighter Injured Battling House Fire

Firefighter Injured Battling House Fire

The firefighter was transported to the hospital
'Three Feet for Safety' Bike Law Takes Effect Next Week

'Three Feet for Safety' Bike Law Takes Effect Next Week

Each year in California, more than 100 people are killed and hundreds of thousands more are injured in bicycle collisions.
Stanford-led Study Assesses the Environmental Costs and Benefits of Fracking

Stanford-led Study Assesses the Environmental Costs and Benefits of Fracking

Pros: clean natural gas replaces coal to generate electricity. Cons: health risk to neighbors of fracking.
DA: Former District Official Profited From Contracts

DA: Former District Official Profited From Contracts

The Saratoga man approved multiple checks to himself that paid him more than $40,000
National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists Named

National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists Named

This year, some $33 million in scholarships is up for grabs
California Economy: Steady but Unremarkable Growth in the Months Ahead, Forecast Says

California Economy: Steady but Unremarkable Growth in the Months Ahead, Forecast Says

The recovery is "painfully plodding," and the state is still performing below its potential in employment and output, according to UCLA
BART Board to Receive Report on Avoiding Future Strikes

BART Board to Receive Report on Avoiding Future Strikes

There's a long list of changes that need to be made
Spare the Air Alert Issued for Thursday

Spare the Air Alert Issued for Thursday

Vehicle exhaust and smoke from wildfires are fouling the air
Stanford Experts: NFL Needs Consciousness-raising Campaign on Domestic Abuse

Stanford Experts: NFL Needs Consciousness-raising Campaign on Domestic Abuse

Stanford professors say the NFL should finally address the problem of players committing violence against women.
Student Video Competition to Award $100K in Prizes

Student Video Competition to Award $100K in Prizes

The contest is being held by C-SPAN
Red Cross Launches Blood Donor Phone App

Red Cross Launches Blood Donor Phone App

Free app puts power to help save lives in hands of blood donors
'Yes Means Yes' Bill Headed to Governor's Desk

'Yes Means Yes' Bill Headed to Governor's Desk

The governor has until Sept. 30 to veto the bill or sign it.
Stanford: Tech Industry Needs More Women Innovators

Stanford: Tech Industry Needs More Women Innovators

Stanford scholar Vivek Wadhwa says the technology industry must level the playing field for women.