(Morgan Hill Police Dept.)
Longtime South Bay youth mentor accused of sexually assaulting a 17-year-old boy

A former youth mentor for a social-services agency for at-risk teens has been accused of sexually assaulting a 17-year-old boy, according to Morgan Hill police. 
Some of the world's top AIDS scientists unveiled a plan on Monday to create a major new San Francisco-based Institute for HIV Cure Research, with the ambitious goal of eliminating the deadly virus from those who are infected.  
Deborah Budd, president of Berkeley City College, was selected as the next chancellor of the San Jose-Evergreen Community College District.  
The first phase of a forensic audit performed by Vicenti Lloyd & Stutzman LLP of the West Contra Costa Unified School District's bond construction program reveals numerous areas where the potential for financial mismanagement exists.  
Andrew Chen, a Mission San Jose High School senior, has advanced to the national finals of the 2015 Siemens Foundation STEM Competition, where grand prize winners walk away with $100,000 scholarships. The finals will take place Dec. 4-8 in Washington, D.C.  
It's bad enough that Emeryville school board members blatantly violated the state open-meeting law. But the self-righteous indignation after they were caught was embarrassingly childish.  
Kid's technology maker VTech says the personal information of about 5 million of its customers and their children may have been stolen by hackers.  
Mills College and other liberal arts colleges across the country are grappling with existential questions as they try to attract the students they need to survive.  
New cars that can steer and brake themselves risk lulling people in the driver's seat into a false sense of security -- and even to sleep. One way to keep people alert may be providing distractions that are now illegal.  
The Milpitas Public Library is hosting the Smithsonian Institution's traveling exhibit "Exploring Human Origins: What Does it Mean to Be Human?" from Nov. 25 to Dec. 22.  
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TV Tonight: 'Flash' and 'Arrow' crossover sets up spinoff

'The Flash' lays groundwork for 'DC's Legends of Tomorrow' in tonight's first part of special crossover with 'The Arrow.' Plus, 'Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer' returns for the holidays. 
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Channing Tatum 'does not like me,' says Alex Pettyfer

Alex Pettyfer admits blame for falling out with Channing Tatum that kept him from being included in the 'Magic Mike XXL' sequel.