Stanford swimmer arrested, charged with felony sex assault

Brock Allen Turner, 19, was booked into Santa Clara County Jail on Jan. 18 on suspicion of attempted rape and penetration with a foreign object of an unconscious, intoxicated woman. He was released on $150,000 bail.  
The jury deadlocked on the five remaining counts against the former Concord schoolteacher Joseph Martin, and prosecutor Derek Butts told the judge it was "highly unlikely" his office would seek a retrial on those counts.  
 
Castro Valley Unified Superintendent Jim Negri will step down at the end of the school year. He joined the district in 2009.  
 
An upcoming civil rights talk by UC Santa Cruz emeritus professor Angela Davis has prompted division and outcry among local Jews due to Davis' public support for boycotts of Israel.  
 
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- A former Vanderbilt football player on trial for rape took "deplorable" photos of the alleged assault, but shouldn't be convicted of rape because he didn't take part in it, a defense attorney said Tuesday.  
 
Family of San Jose man fatally shot in the back last year in altercation with San Jose State campus police sues for federal civil rights violations  
 
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Rene Siles, boys soccer coach at Richmond High School, makes sure players have 'educational hope'  
 
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Started in 2009, the California Linked Learning District Initiative helped nine districts -- including Antioch, Oakland and West Contra Costa in the Bay Area -- to create educational programs that give students experience in a variety of fields.  
 
UC student health center doctors to hold one-day strike Tuesday over what they call unfair labor practices  
 
Journalist and Stanford alum Richard Engel will be the university's June commencement speaker.  
 
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Benedict Cumberbatch sorry for racist remark

“The Imitation Game” actor was trying to address racial inequities in the film business when he referred to “colored actors” during a TV interview.