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Stories with place: Palo Alto
  • Students end sit-in after meeting with Stanford president 
    Updated: Nov-21-15 12:30 am

    PALO ALTO, California - Stanford University officials say students who staged a weeklong sit-in outside the campus administration office to demand the university divest in fossil fuel companies ended their demonstration after meeting with the school's president.

  • Head of think tank that helped produce Pentagon Papers dies 
    Updated: Nov-19-15 2:36 pm

    PALO ALTO, California - Henry S. Rowen, an American policymaker and Stanford University economist who was president of the RAND Corp. when it helped produce the Pentagon Papers, has died, university officials announced Thursday.

  • California school district pays teacher under probe to leave 
    Updated: Nov-13-15 2:30 pm

    PALO ALTO, California - Authorities say a San Francisco Bay Area teacher who was under investigation for allegations of an inappropriate relationship with a former student resigned from the school district.

  • Tesla's 3Q loss widens, but shares rise on production story has photos
    Updated: Nov-03-15 7:50 pm

    DETROIT - Tesla Motors' net loss more than tripled in the third quarter as expenses and research costs rose, but investors cheered news that the company expects to meet or exceed its production targets this year.