Renowned Stanford physicist, Nobel laureate Martin Perl dies
Martin Perl, an elementary particle physicist captivated with understanding the most basic building blocks of nature, died Tuesday at age 87, officials at Stanford University said.
Alumni of all 23 campuses will be invited to create a "Class of 3 Million" yearbook profile, as will the Class of 2015.
Employees of the bankrupt California city of Stockton could be forced to take a 60 percent pension cut if a federal judge rejects its reorganization plan, a lawyer for the city said Wednesday in a case that could clarify who gets paid first by financially strapped cities around the nation -- retirement funds or creditors.
The University of California will examine whether it admits too many out-of-state and international students as it develops a budget for the next academic year that might include the system's first tuition increases in four years, university President Janet Napolitano said Tuesday.
Special report on the chromium-tainted desert town made famous in "Erin Brockovich."
Get all the latest news and links to resources as the state battles another fiscal mess.
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Today's Music Picks: Tom Petty returns to Bay Area
Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers support 'Hypnotic Eye' at the SAP Center in San Jose.
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Tracy Morgan may not perform or walk without assistance again
“Saturday Night Live” alum seen outside New York hospital Wednesday in a wheelchair.