Sunnyvale: San Mateo County Sheriff's deputy pulls man from car seconds before it's hit by Caltrain

A San Mateo County Sheriff's deputy saved a driver's life Monday night after he pulled the man out of a car just before an oncoming Caltrain hit it, authorities said. 
Calif. Dept. of Corrections (left); Associated Press
As Peninsula resident James Schoenfeld is set to be paroled from prison, details emerge on why three men decided to kidnap 26 school children and their bus driver and bury them in a Livermore quarry.  
 
The Canadian talking and tweeting hitchhiking robot that met its untimely end in the United States over the weekend might be given another chance at life. HitchBOT's co-creators Frauke Zeller and David Smith said Monday that they've been overwhelmed with support and offers to revive the robot since it was vandalized beyond repair and left on a street in Philadelphia on Saturday and they are considering rebuilding it.  
 
Two Air Force Reserve firefighting planes have been sent to California to battle wildfires raging there.  
 
Family members of Madyson "Maddy" Middleton are asking that efforts to raise funds on their behalf cease, for the time being.  
 
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'Detox' is off but 'Compton: A Soundtrack,' inspired by the upcoming N.W.A. biopic 'Straight Outta Compton,' will be released on iTunes and Apple Music on Friday.