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Stories with place: Palo Alto
  • Stanford University statue damaged by vandals 
    Updated: Aug-19-15 1:12 pm

    PALO ALTO, California - Authorities say a vandal broke or cut off one arm of an angel statue at Stanford University that was built more than a century ago by the institution's founder.

  • Tesla reports 2Q loss 
    Updated: Aug-05-15 4:55 pm

    PALO ALTO, California _ Tesla Motors Inc. (TSLA) on Wednesday reported a loss of $184.2 million in its second quarter.

  • Historian Robert Conquest, Soviet regime expert, dies at 98 
    Updated: Aug-05-15 2:23 am

    SAN FRANCISCO - British-born historian Robert Conquest, whose influential works on Soviet history shed light on the terror during the Stalin era, has died. He was 98.