JC Penney plans to close up to 140 stores

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Department store JC Penney said it will close 130 to 140 stores and two distribution centers in the next few months…

More than 400k plastic toy frogs recalled

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Battery chemical leaks are forcing the recall of some plastic toy frogs…

Pretrial begins for Millbrae murder case

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Tiffany Li, a Hillsborough resident, is charged with the murder of his ex-boyfriend Keith Green…

Myanmar factory workers release Chinese captives

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Two hundred striking workers attacked a Chinese-owned garment factory in Myanmar…

SF: City launches public/private fund for affordable housing

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A new housing fund announced Thursday will help affordable housing developers buy land and preserve affordable housing…

McDonald’s to offer $1 sodas after customer visits decline

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McDonald’s is hoping $1 sodas can help draw more customers into its stores in the U.S…

San Jose: Pedestrian hit by car, killed Thursday morning

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A woman was killed when she was hit by a car in San Jose Thursday morning, police said…

Santa Clara County seeks injunction against Trump sanctuary order

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Santa Clara County asked a federal judge in San Francisco Thursday to grant a nationwide preliminary injunction…

Residents return home after flooding in San Jose

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Gloria Najar said it felt like an “apocalypse” when she returned home after being evacuated in a flood…

Malaysia: VX nerve agent killed brother of N. Korean leader

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Sometime in the hours after poisoning the half brother of North Korea’s leader, one of his two attackers began to vomit…