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Feds charge 55 in 'takedown' of California prison-based gang

Sep. 16, 2021 20:53 PM EDT

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Fifty-five people were charged with conspiracy and racketeering-related crimes as part of a sweeping “takedown” of a California prison-based gang that federal authorities said was responsible for brutal street violence in northern and central parts of the state....

Rubin, Rusnák help RSL spoil Chofis' hat trick for 'Quakes

Sep. 16, 2021 00:54 AM EDT

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Rubio Rubín scored two goals, Albert Rusnák added a goal and two assists and Real Salt Lake beat San Jose 4-3 on Wednesday night, spoiling a hat trick by the Earthquakes' Javier “Chofis” López. Justin Meram tied it at 3 for Real Salt Lake...

No. 14 USC resumes long-standing rivalry with Stanford

Sep. 09, 2021 13:48 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — For the first time in many years, Stanford's annual way-too-early meeting with No. 14 Southern California actually feels overdue this month. That's because the Pac-12's two California private schools didn't face each other at all last year, thanks to...

Elizabeth Holmes drawn as villain, underdog as trial begins

Sep. 09, 2021 12:50 PM EDT

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Prosecutors and defense attorneys sketched dueling portraits of fallen Silicon Valley star Elizabeth Holmes as her trial got underway Wednesday, alternatively describing her as a greedy villain who faked her way to the top and as a passionate underdog whose spent...

Dead climber on Wyoming mountain identified as Japanese man

Sep. 07, 2021 18:00 PM EDT

MOOSE, Wyo. (AP) — The National Park Service has identified a climber who died in northwestern Wyoming as a Japanese national who worked in California. Hitoshi Onoe, 42, worked in San Jose, Grand Teton National Park officials said in a release Monday. ...

Elizabeth Holmes' trial to dissect downfall of a tech star

Sep. 07, 2021 15:03 PM EDT

Just six years ago, Elizabeth Holmes seemed destined to fulfill her dream of becoming Silicon Valley's next superstar. She was the subject of business magazine cover stories describing her as the youngest self-made female billionaire in history, former President Bill Clinton was reverently...

Badji scores in 89th to give Rapids 1-0 win over Earthquakes

Sep. 05, 2021 00:37 AM EDT

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Dominique Badji came on in the 88th minute and scored moments later to give the Colorado Rapids a 1-0 victory over the San Jose Earthquakes on Saturday night. On the counter-attack, after a turnover by San Jose in its attacking third, Jonathan...

London, defense carry No. 15 USC past San Jose St. 30-7

Sep. 04, 2021 22:20 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Drake London racked up some incredible receiving numbers when Southern California’s offense was on the field. When San Jose State had the ball, the Trojans’ defense often looked impenetrable. Yet No. 15 USC’s lead was still...

No. 15 USC faces tricky season opener against San Jose State

Sep. 02, 2021 16:02 PM EDT

San Jose State (1-0) at No. 15 Southern California (0-0), Saturday at 5 p.m. EDT (Pac-12 Network). Line: USC by 13 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: USC 4-0. WHAT’S AT STAKE? The Trojans...

No. 15 USC hopes to get off to running start vs. Spartans

Sep. 02, 2021 08:17 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kedon Slovis and Drake London are back leading Southern California as one of the top quarterback-receiver combinations in college football. As good as they are, the No. 15 Trojans will need help from others if their offense is going to play at a level...