Those were some of the topics covered at the West Coast Workshop on International Finance and Open Economy Macroeconomics, held last Friday on the beautiful UC-Santa Cruz campus, co-organized by Helen Popper (Santa Clara University), Michael Hutchison (UC Santa Cruz), and Carl Walsh (UC Santa Cruz). Session 1: Implications of Currency Ties, Chair: Helen Popper, […]
Students and alumni at Santa Clara University are protesting an upcoming speech by syndicated columnist George Will. After Will "trivialized" campus sexual assault victims in a 2014 column, he has faced widespread opposition at schools that have hosted him. Show More Summary
The Green Bay Packers continued their perfect start to the 2015 season, with a 17-3 victory over the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday, at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, California. It wasn't pretty for the visiting Packers (4-0), but they...Show More Summary
SANTA CLARA, Calif. — The San Francisco 49ers have the worst offense in the NFL—that’s what we learned during Sunday’s 17-3 loss to the Green Bay Packers. San Francisco has scored 48 points through four games, which is the fewest in the league and third-fewest in franchise history. Show More Summary
Aaron Rodgers is hearing calls for MVP. Colin Kaepernick is hearing cries for Blaine Gabbert (yeah, really). Two different paths cross in Santa Clara on Sunday. Aaron Rodgers and Colin Kaepernick are heading in two different directions as the Green Bay Packers and San Francisco 49ers prepare for Sunday's game on the West Coast. Show More Summary
Two sheriff's deputies who worked in Santa Clara County jails have been arrested in separate investigations.The Associated Press reported that the Sheriff's Department on Friday announced the arrests of Ryan Saunders and Mark Navarette.Saunders is accused of accessing confidential records of people...
Gary Spitko (Santa Clara) has just posted on SSRN his article (just published -- 20 Harv. Nego. L. Rev. 1 (2015)) Federal Arbitration Act Preemption of State Public-Policy-Based Employment Arbitration Doctrine: An Autopsy and an Argument for Federal Agency Oversight....
Oct. 01--The controversial plan to take two lanes away from drivers on El Camino Real and reserve them for high-speed buses from Santa Clara to Palo Alto has run into its first major roadblock. A Valley Transportation Authority advisory co
Oxnard Santa Clara announced on Wednesday that it has hired a new football coach for the 2016 season. Nick Garrett will begin work on Feb. 1. He has coached at the high school and college levels. He was most recently coaching in Kansas. He grew up in Oxnard and attended Ventura College. Twitter:@LATSondheimer
Santa Clara, home of the 49ers, imposes its own half-mile no-fly zone.
NVIDIA's GRID service wasn't the be-all, end-all of its cloud gaming ambitions... if anything, the company was just getting started. The crew in Santa Clara has unveiled GeForce Now, an $8 per month subscription service that streams PC games to all of NVIDIA's Shield devices, ranging from the original handheld through to the Shield TV. Show More Summary
A Santa Clara County judge who was forced off the bench after being convicted of fixing traffic tickets in 2004 is not entitled to a pension, even though his felony conviction was reduced to a misdemeanor and later expunged, a state appeals court ruled Tuesday. All that matters under state law is that a jury
Soleo today announced its beta version of Soleo Local Search API - a new, consumer-oriented application programming interface at API:World in Santa Clara, CA. The API allows application developers the ability to query the Soleo local search engine by sending the consumer’s location and keyword phrase through the API to access the best match of business listings for that request.
The attorney for 49ers linebacker Ahmad Brooks entered a not guilty plea for Brooks Tuesday morning on charges of misdemeanor sexual battery. The Santa Clara County District Attorney’s office charged Brooks in August. The charge stems from an incident that took place at the home of former 49er Ray McDonald. Brooks has started all three…
San Francisco 49ers star linebacker Ahmad Brooks has pled not guilty to sexual battery... stemming from a 2014 incident where he allegedly groped an unconscious woman. The 31-year-old was NOT present in the Santa Clara courtroom when his…
According to police sources, an inmate of Santa Clara County Main Jail in the Californian city of San Jose has died in custody.
Reggie Bush hasn’t done much in two weeks, and the 49ers made his absence for Sunday’s game at Arizona official Saturday when the team announced that Bush did not make the trip with his teammates and will instead stay in Santa Clara to continue rehab on his calf injury. Bush had been listed as doubtful…
Ray McDonald was back in court Friday, pleading not guilty in his rape case. The former 49ers lineman entered his plea in a Santa Clara County courtroom. McDonald and ex teammate Ahmad Brooks were arrested earlier this month for allegedly…
Levi's Stadium is a beautiful new building in Santa Clara, Calif., but pilots who have to fly over it aren't quite as excited about the San Francisco 49ers' new home. According to an investigative report by NBC's Bay Area affiliate,Show More Summary
With all the fan violence that seems to be surrounding the Vikings lately, two Santa Clara City Council members have asked that the “health and safety issues at the stadium” be addressed during the next city council meeting. According to the San Francisco Chronicle, they have suggested cutting off alcohol sales at halftime. This alcohol […]