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Stories with place: Palo Alto
  • Tech industry figures gather to mourn popular executive 
    Updated: May-05-15 3:19 pm

    PALO ALTO, California - Tech industry leaders and other friends from across Silicon Valley gathered Tuesday for a memorial service honoring David Goldberg, a popular startup executive and husband of "Lean In" author Sheryl Sandberg.

  • Body found at closed California refinery after fire 
    Updated: Apr-24-15 9:53 am

    EAST PALO ALTO, California - Firefighters responding to a fire at an abandoned San Francisco Bay Area chemical refinery discovered a body.

  • Carter: Pentagon must do more to find insider cyber threats 
    Updated: Apr-23-15 4:32 pm

    PALO ALTO, California - Defense Secretary Ash Carter says the Pentagon is still not where it needs to be in its ability to detect insider threats to its computer networks, nearly two years after former National Security Agency systems administrator Edward Snowden leaked classified documents about government surveillance to reporters.

  • New Pentagon strategy warns of cyberwar capabilities 
    Updated: Apr-23-15 2:28 pm

    PALO ALTO, California - A new Pentagon cybersecurity strategy lays out for the first time publicly that the U.S. military plans to use cyberwarfare as an option in conflicts with enemies.

  • Apple digs in on green with China solar, US forest projects story has photos
    Updated: Apr-16-15 12:05 pm

    PALO ALTO, California - In a quest to be more green, Apple says it is investing in Chinese solar power and preserving forests that make environmentally friendly paper.

  • Online excitement but no long lines for Apple Watch debut story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Apr-10-15 4:42 pm

    PALO ALTO, California - An online rush replaced the traditional overnight queues outside Apple stores Friday as the iconic tech company began taking orders and letting shoppers get their hands on its much-vaunted smartwatch for the first time.