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Analysts: 23M more uninsured with GOP health bill
WASHINGTON — The health care bill Republicans recently pushed through the House would leave 23 million more Americans without insurance and confront others who have costly medical conditions with coverage that could prove unaffordable, Congress’ official budget analysts said Wednesday. Premiums...
By Alan Fram and Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar The Associated Press FULL STORY
School district seeks alternatives to later start times: San Mateo Union High School District officials seek flexible scheduling rather than pushed back bell schedule
After moving on from a proposal to push back school start times, San Mateo Union High School District officials are examining ways to grant students greater authority in building a more flexible class schedule. The issue will be addressed during a Board of Trustees meeting Thursday, May 25, as off...
By Austin Walsh Daily Journal Staff FULL STORY
Belmont looks ahead to next year’s budget: As city braces for growth, infrastructure tops priorities
How to keep the Belmont budget balanced while making incremental improvements to the city’s roads and parks was a focus for councilmembers as they got a first glimpse of next year’s budget Tuesday. Belmont Finance Director Thomas Fil introduced a preliminary view of the budget for the 2017-18...
By Anna Schuessler Daily Journal staff FULL STORY
Serena Williams accepts a new challenge — in Silicon Valley
SAN FRANCISCO — Tennis star Serena Williams has 39 Grand Slam titles, four Olympic medals, major endorsement deals and her own line of clothing and accessories. Now she is embarking on a new mission: She says she wants to help tech companies diversify their workforces and solve one of the industry...
By Michael Liedtke The Associated Press FULL STORY
Police arrest East Palo Alto man suspected of robbing bank
Police arrested a man Tuesday in Palo Alto suspected of robbing a bank on Monday, police said. The robbery occurred at 1:19 p.m. Monday at the Bank of America branch at 530 Lytton Ave. East Palo Alto resident Rudi Romano Griffin, 43, allegedly entered the bank and gave a note to a teller demanding...
Man allegedly used fraudulent credit info for $2,000 purchase
Police arrested a Fremont man Sunday evening after he allegedly tried to make a $2,000 purchase using a false name and fraudulent credit information at a Best Buy in San Bruno. Officers responded to 1250 El Camino Real around 7:10 p.m. and contacted the suspect, 42-year-old Dushan Knox, while he wa...
Menlo Park FedEx driver arrested for burglary
Menlo Park police have arrested a FedEx driver suspected of burglarizing homes while making deliveries. The 57-year-old Kevin Baker is accused of burglarizing three homes in affluent suburban neighborhoods. Jail records don’t show if Baker is represented by an attorney. Menlo Park police say th...
One dead in South City officer-involved shooting
Police are investigating a deadly officer-involved shooting that occurred overnight in South San Francisco, police said. South San Francisco police are currently investigating the incident on the 3700 block of Cork Place where officers responded to a report of a disturbance involving a firearm. A...
San Mateo County police reports
Oh my god Someone reported a man entering a church and screaming on three separate occasions near Primrose Road and Bayswater Avenue in Burlingame before 11:20 a.m. Monday, May 21. Burlingame Theft. Someone stole a roll of quarters from a backpack on Burlingame Avenue before 7:56 a.m. Monday, M...

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