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East Palo Alto man charged with hate crimes in robbery spree targeting South Asian women

An East Palo Alto man charged with hate crimes and robberies for attacks allegedly targeting South Asian women will face an arraignment hearing Tuesday, according to Santa Clara County District Attorney’s office. Beginning in June, Lathan Johnson, 37, allegedly targeted at least 14 South Asian women across four cities in Santa Clara County, stealing about […]

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Law inspired by South Bay prosecutor’s leukemia experiences aims to expand marrow registry

A new law inspired by a South Bay prosecutor’s experiences with leukemia — and his struggle to get a bone-marrow transplant — aims to make it easier to join a national marrow registry, which advocates hope will increase donor diversity and the availability of life-saving treatments. ‘Charlie’s Law,’ named for Santa Clara County Deputy District […]

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Jermaine Jenas urges Arsenal to sign new midfielder as they ‘can’t rely on Thomas Partey’

Arsenal can’t rely on Thomas Partey, says ex-Spurs midfielder Jermaine Jenas (Shutterstock) Arsenal can’t rely on Thomas Partey, says ex-Spurs midfielder Jermaine Jenas (Shutterstock) Jermaine Jenas believes Arsenal need to sign a midfielder to compete with Thomas Partey in the January transfer window. Mikel Arteta’s side currently lead the way in the Premier League having […]