Mercury News articles over last 30 days

- articles last 30 days - articles per day
Mentioned in this news Places Companies People
2014/07/29 15:51
2014/07/29 15:51
1h
Abuse of Painkillers, Illegal Drugs Growing in Silicon Valley In the high-stress environment of Silicon Valley, a growing number of high-tech workers are abusing painkillers and illegal drugs such as...
2014/07/29 15:51
2014/07/29 15:51
Latest videos
2014/07/29 10:08
2014/07/29 10:08
6h
Elsewhere, the San Jose Mercury News examines who can opt out of the health law's mandate to have insurance on religious grounds. It took Sheena Sheard two hours on two buses, towing two children and...
2014/07/29 06:16
2014/07/29 06:16
10h
If this measure has a feeling of dejà vu, it's understandable. Ten years ago then-Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger convinced voters to approve $15 billion of one-time borrowing in exchange for a promised...
2014/07/29 06:15
2014/07/29 06:15
10h
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — A company that operated five health care career colleges in California has abruptly closed its campuses 10 days after filing for bankruptcy. The San Jose Mercury News reported...
2014/07/28 20:57
2014/07/28 20:57
19h
NEW YORK -- Zillow and Trulia, two companies that changed the way people shop for homes, are combining. Real estate website operator Zillow is buying its rival in a $3.5 billion deal that will make...
2014/07/28 18:07
2014/07/28 18:07
22h
Stories you shouldn’t miss: 1. State Senator Mark DeSaulnier of the East Bay is calling for a criminal probe of the shoddy construction work on the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge, the SacBee$...
2014/07/28 17:06
2014/07/28 17:06
23h
Concession Prices At Levi's Stadium Show Minimal Bump From Those At Candlestick The 49ers on Friday released the prices for their "much-touted gourmet concessions" at Levi's Stadium, and the prices...
2014/07/28 09:52
2014/07/28 09:52
1d
To get to the bottom of why we're all so stressed out, some researchers have focused on how anxiety can be as contagious as any airborne pathogen. Researchers also liken it to secondhand smoke as they...
2014/07/28 05:53
2014/07/28 05:53
1d
TechnologyCellphone carriers dropping pay-as-you-go plans Troy Wolverton’s Technology column appears on Mondays. Until recently, consumers who couldn’t afford, didn’t want or didn’t need a pricey...
2014/07/28 04:05
2014/07/28 04:05
1d
Their plans for a tickertape parade through downtown Denver scuttled by a miserable performance in the Super Bowl, the Denver Broncos hadn’t heard the roar from supportive fans in more than six...
2014/07/27 18:03
2014/07/27 18:03
1d
WaterSmart Software, a small startup in San Francisco, is working with local water districts in California and other states to transform water meter data into easy-to-understand home water reports...
2014/07/27 07:02
2014/07/27 07:02
2d
It’s been nine years since Congress first took up online shopping’s unfair sales tax advantage over brick-and-mortar retailers. But Virginia’s Bob Goodlatte, the Republican chair of the House...
2014/07/27 04:14
2014/07/27 04:14
2d
As if getting into baseball's Hall of Fame wasn't hard enough already — players now have only 10 years to be considered for the honor rather than 15. (Via Getty Images) Along with the decreased...
2014/07/27 03:19
2014/07/27 03:19
2d
... A new era in Penn State athletics has dawned as the university’s search for a new athletic director officially ended Saturday. Penn State President Eric Barron announced the hiring of Sandy Barbour...
2014/07/27 01:12
2014/07/27 01:12
2d
Alex Pavlovic of the Mercury News reports that Giants starter Matt Cain has not made any progress in his recovery from a right elbow injury. Cain has been on the disabled list since July 11 and there...
2014/07/26 22:31
2014/07/26 22:31
2d
GILROY, Calif. (AP) - An estimated 100,000 people are expected to check out the 36th annual Gilroy Garlic Festival this weekend despite soaring temperatures. The annual festival of music, cooking...
2014/07/26 19:37
2014/07/26 19:37
2d
... – A gigantic supermarket takeover with big impacts in Southern California is headed to federal regulators for approval today, as Albertsons is buying Safeway — and its Vons stores. At a...
2014/07/26 18:27
2014/07/26 18:27
2d
Stanford’s Ty Montgomery is one of the nation’s top wide receivers, but he may not be ready to play by the start of the season. Montgomery already missed the entirety of spring practice after he...
2014/07/26 16:08
2014/07/26 16:08
3d
San Francisco traded for the 33-year-old right-hander Saturday, shipping minor league pitchers to Boston in return. Jon Heyman of CBS Sports first reported the news: Could not get tweet oembed code...
2014/07/26 06:22
2014/07/26 06:22
3d
SAN JOSE -- A controversial Southern California-based hospital chain that buys financially struggling hospitals has surfaced as a bidder for the beleaguered Daughters of Charity Health System, which...
2014/07/29 15:51
2014/07/29 15:51
Latest from Twitter