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Pedestrians cross the intersection of 3rd Avenue and 14th Street, one of Manhattan's most dangerous crosswalks for pedestrians, on October 27, 2014 in New York City.
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Margie Shafer
August 13, 2020 - 4:48 pm
Have you found yourself in this era of COVID-19 trying to figure out how to push the crosswalk signal? It’s something you won’t have to worry about at more than two dozen intersections around Santa Clara County.
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San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo
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Jennifer Hodges
July 31, 2020 - 3:56 pm
The city of San Jose and Mayor Sam Liccardo have joined with other jurisdictions to sue the Trump administration, after President Trump issued an order to exclude undocumented immigrants living in the U.S. from the 2020 census count.
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An artist rendering of a California High-Speed Rail Authority train.
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Tim Ryan
July 13, 2020 - 10:08 am
Fourteen homes and 48 businesses would be raised along the proposed route from San Jose to San Francisco under the California High-Speed Rail Authority's preferred option. If six miles of passing tracks are added to allow fast trains to pass slower ones in a second proposed plan, those numbers rise...
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Activists paint large letters in white on a street in San Jose.
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KCBS Radio Weekend News
July 05, 2020 - 1:25 pm
Community organizers and activists painted a Black Lives Matter mural on the streets near Backesto Park in San Jose.
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San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo
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Matt Bigler
July 01, 2020 - 9:31 am
San Jose's city council meeting went past midnight and into the early hours of Wednesday morning as members of the community sounded off on a controversial proposal to add powers to the mayor's office.
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Keith Menconi
June 27, 2020 - 1:01 pm
A series of racist social media posts allegedly linked to a group of current and former San Jose Police officers are being met with widespread condemnation. Four officers have already been placed on leave in the wake of the posts going public.
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San Jose closes an emergency RV homeless park set up during the coronavirus pandemic
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Matt Bigler
June 17, 2020 - 12:13 pm
A makeshift trailer park set up in San Jose to help elderly homeless people self-isolate during the pandemic is now being shut down because officials say it is not safe to continue operating.
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Riders arrive for the first day of BART service at the Berryessa/North San Jose station.
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Keith Menconi
June 13, 2020 - 1:19 pm
The long-awaited, 1 0-mile BART extension into San Jose is finally open for service as of Saturday.
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San Jose Fire Department
KCBS Radio Morning News
June 05, 2020 - 7:31 am
A suspect is in custody in connection with a 90 acre fire in the south San Jose foothills that investigators say was deliberately set.
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Tear gas used on a protestor in Oakland
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Matt Bigler
June 04, 2020 - 9:13 am
San Jose city leaders now say they are questioning the use of aggressive police tactics and are reevaluating how they police protests.
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