House painter Kenny Shijo carved the face of this pumpkin into New York's Statue of Liberty, at his house in Palo Alto, Calif., Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2001, in preparation for display for Halloween. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)
Hill received first-team All-Southern Arizona selections by the Star twice — his junior year as a defensive back and senior year as a running back — and was an All-State selection by the Arizona Republic as a senior before he became a three-year starter at cornerback with Stanford. He helped…
Record: 23-4 in 2 years at StanfordTakeaway: Few in modern league history, save Chip Kelly, can make the kind of claims Shaw can after two years. He's lost only four games, reached two BCS bowls and, last year, defeated Kelly's Oregon to keep the Ducks from the national title game.
A driver uses the traffic and navigation app Waze on his Apple iPhone. Google is buying the online service for $1.03 billion. Google's motives are twofold: Keeping it away from its rivals while allowing it to gain technology that could improve the accuracy and usefulness of its own popular n…
Stanford graduate Chelsea Clinton sits with other graduates during graduation ceremonies on the Stanford University campus in Stanford, Calif., Sunday, June 17, 2001. Both her parents, former president Bill Clinton and Sen. Hillary Clinton, D-N.Y., attended the ceremony. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)
Arizona coach Lute Olson, left, talks with former starting center Loren Woods during practice in Salt Lake City on Wednesday, March 15, 2000. Due to a back injury, Woods will not play when Arizona faces Jackson State in the first round of the NCAA West Regional on Thursday. AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)
Dec. 13, 2011, file photo (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma, File)
Las verduras de hojas verdes fueron durante 11 años la principal fuente de intoxicación por alimentos, dijeron autoridades federales de Salud.
Curating your Facebook feed and other practices can help you personalize your page and get more from people who are actually your friends.
A report said California's stem-cell agency has done a good job of supporting research but needs improvements.
Arizona State forward/center Joy Burke, right, returns for the Sun Devils after missing the final 24 games of last season with a concussion.
Actor Clint Eastwood sits next to a fence during a press conference on his last day of the campaign for the Mayor of Carmel-By-The-Sea, Calif., Monday, April 7, 1986. Eastwood, 55, said he felt confident about winning his first election. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)
Actor Clint Eastwood gives the victory sign, Tuesday, April 9, 1986 after winning the election for mayor of Carmel-By-The-Sea, Calif., against incumbent Charlotte Townsend. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)
Actor Clint Eastwood, 55, gets out of voting booth after voting, Tuesday, April 8, 1986 in Carmel-By-The-Sea, Calif. Eastwood is running for mayor of the small seaside community. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)
Actor Clint Eastwood holds up a six-pack of a new beer called Pale Rider Ale at his restaurant in Carmel, Calif., Tuesday, July 22, 1997. The beer is named after Eastwood's famous 1985 western film, Pale Rider. Some of the proceeds from the beer will go to charity. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)
Vernon Davis' 14-yard touchdown reception with 9 seconds left lifted the 49ers over New Orleans in a divisional playoff game last season, but San Francisco failed to reach the Super Bowl.
San Francisco 49ers cheerleaders line up before an NFL preseason football game against the Minnesota Vikings in San Francisco, Friday, Aug. 10, 2012. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)
The OS X Mountain Lion operating system went on sale Wednesday as a $19.99 download from Apple's App Store.
Apple worker, left, demonstrates an iPad to customers in Palo Alto, Calif. Apple's third-quarter growth figures, released after markets closed Tuesday, failed to meet expectations, and its stock dropped more than 5 percent in after-hours trading.
Phone companies can easily provided unlimited texting and calling. It's data usage that stresses them.
Even though Facebook bans children under 13, millions of them lie about their age and have profiles on the site, such as the 11-year-old girl shown. Facebook is testing ways to allow younger kids to participate without lying.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, pictured without his trademark hoodie in his office in Palo Alto, Calif., turns 28 today.
Dolores Huerta, de 73 años, confudadora de la Unión de Campesinos en una reunión en San Francisco en una fotografía del 17 de septiembre de 2003. El presidente Barack Obama le entregará a Huerta, junto con otras personalidades de Estados Unidos, la Medalla Presidencial de la Libertad, la may…
Smoke covers Los Angeles in this Thursday, April 30, 1992 file photo as fires like this one on Vermont Avenue burn out of control. The worst riots in modern U.S. history began when outnumbered police were faced down by a crowd angered by the acquittals of four white police officers accused i…
In this April 30, 1992 file photo, looters mill in the parking lot of the ABC Market in South-Central Los Angeles as violence and looting ensued on the first day of riots following the verdicts in the Rodney King assault case. The acquittal of four police officers in the videotaped beating o…
The question posed by Kaggle went something like this: What car is least likely to be a lemon? The answer: an orange used car. Jeremy Howard, above, is the startup's president and chief scientist.
Stanford's Josh Huestis, right, and Nevada's Dario Hunt battle for the ball in the second half of an NIT quarterfinal. Huestis had 12 points in the Cardinal's victory.
FedEx worker Johnny Brown sorts some of about 25,000 boxes of
flowers from Pro Flowers at the FedEx airport facility at the
Oakland Airport in Oakland, Calif., Monday, Feb. 13, 2012 in time
for delivery on Valentine's Day on Tuesday.
Nnemkadi Ogwumike's 25 points and eight rebounds led Stanford to
its 19th straight victory.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg showed Timeline during the f/8
conference in San Francisco in September. Facebook now says all
users will be required to switch to the profile format.
San Francisco tight end Vernon Davis hauls in a 14-yard TD pass
from quarterback Alex Smith over New Orleans strong safety Roman
Harper with 0:09 left in the game.
Guard Maurice Jones is the only returning starter for coach
Kevin O'Neill's Trojans and leads USC's anemic offense in scoring
at 14.3 points a game.
Stanford quarterback Andrew Luck has rewritten the school's
record books, but he has looked human in his last five games with a
total of six interceptions.
Apple CEO Steve Jobs is shown during a keynote address to the
Apple Worldwide Developers Conference in San Francisco. Jobs guided
Apple back to prosperity and was the inspiration behind the iPhone
and iPad. He died at age 56.
49rs QB Alex Smith has been sacked 18 times in past three games.
Oakland Raiders cheerleaders perform before the first quarter of
an NFL football game between the Oakland Raiders and the Detroit
Lions in Oakland, Calif., Sunday, Dec. 18, 2011. (AP Photo/Paul
Oakland Raiders cheerleaders perform before an NFL football game
between the Oakland Raiders and the Detroit Lions in Oakland,
Calif., Sunday, Dec. 18, 2011. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)