Netflix reports 4Q profit of $587 million

Associated Press LOS GATOS – Netflix Inc. on Tuesday reported fourth-quarter profit of $587 million. The Los Gatos-based company said it had net income of $1.30 per share. The streaming giant exceeded its own expectations by reporting fourth quarter earnings showing that it added roughly 8.7 million new subscribers. That is above the 7.6 million […]

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Girls basketball rankings: Bay Area Preps HQ Top 25

How does Oakland Tech go from unranked to No. 12 in the fifth edition of the Bay Area Preps HQ girls basketball rankings? Simple. Last year’s California Interscholastic Federation Division IV state champion found itself with a losing record less than two weeks ago. Upon closer inspection, it makes more sense. The Bulldogs put together […]

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Letter: Communities must shelter families for students’ sake

Communities must shelter families for students’ sake I appreciated reading Jeanne Kinkella’s letter this evening titled “Put kids’ needs over greed in Oakland housing case” (Letter to the editor, Eastbaytimes.com, Jan. 16) after learning of the forced eviction of Moms 4 Housing. As a social work student at San Jose State and an intern with […]

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Morton’s steakhouse moving to a new downtown San Jose home

With its CityView Plaza home facing redevelopment, Morton’s The Steakhouse is on the move. The longtime downtown San Jose tenant will move into the space that’s been occupied by a sister restaurant, McCormick & Schmick’s, at the Fairmont hotel complex. Both are owned by the Texas-based Landry’s Co. “The Morton’s will be open for both […]

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Review: Powerful ‘Pianist of Willesden Lane’ returns to Bay Area

There are few things more terrible to contemplate for parents than having to send their child away just to have a better chance of survival — especially when they have more than one child, and there’s only space for one of them to escape. That was the conundrum faced by Lisa Jura’s parents when they […]

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‘He’s a baller’: Utah’s Rylan Jones may look like a kid, but he plays like a veteran

Utah Utes guard Rylan Jones (15) calls out to a teammate during a game against the Oregon State Beavers in Salt Lake City on Thursday, Jan. 2, 2020. Utah won 81-69. | Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News Freshman is making a smooth transition to college basketball SALT LAKE CITY — Don’t let his youthful appearance […]

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Utah man found with $3.6 million worth of drugs near Arizona border

Logan Lewis Pederson | Mohave County (Arizona) Adult Detention Facility SALT LAKE CITY — A Sandy man was arrested near the Utah-Arizona state line on Monday after police found more than $3 million worth of drugs in his car. Logan Lewis Pederson, 30, was pulled over on I-15 in Mohave County, Arizona, approximately 20 miles […]

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Renting in Sunnyvale: What’s the cheapest apartment available right now?

According to rental site Zumper, median rents for a one-bedroom in Sunnyvale are hovering near $2,195 per month. But how does the low-end pricing on a Sunnyvale rental look these days — and what might you get for the price? We took a look at local listings for studios and one-bedroom apartments from Zumper and […]

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Aquarium’s climate panel urges action from state leaders

From left: Dr. Jerry Schubel, Michael Bohn, Lily-House Peters and Seiji Steimetz at the 2020 Climate Change Symposium at the Aquarium of the Pacific. Schubel, president and CEO the aquarium, convened a panel of experts to discuss efforts to combat climate change on Sunday, Jan. 19. Photo: Nancy Kaufman By Nancy Kaufman, contributing writer A […]

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Kings at the All-Star break: What’s right, what’s wrong and what’s next

The NHL all-star weekend is upon us and for the Kings that will mean an unusually long break –11 days without a game — to reflect upon their 50 games to date and look ahead to their remaining 32 contests. For Kings management and some of their players, the Feb. 24 trade deadline looms. The […]

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Chris Lopez: Arrested, In Jail For Violating Kailyn Lowry Restraining Order

As you probably know, the situation involving Kailyn Lowry and Chris Lopez has grown increasingly messy in recent weeks. And now, it seems to have taken yet another ugly turn. Lowry is reportedly pregnant with Lopez’s child, but don’t take that as an indication that Lux’s parents are getting along. Around the time of conception […]

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Hollywood road rage: Woman dies, accidentally run over by friend

A woman died after being run over by her friend in a chaotic road rage incident early Tuesday in Hollywood. The names of the two women — one dead, one now arrested — have not yet been released. The confrontation that led to the death began around midnight on Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles police told […]

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Oakland may ban tenant criminal background checks

In a move supporters say will help ease the city’s growing homelessness crisis, Oakland on Tuesday will weigh a new ordinance that would make it easier for people with criminal records to secure housing. The Fair Chance Access to Housing Ordinance, which the City Council is set to vote on Tuesday evening, would prohibit landlords […]

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Greta Thunberg vs. Donald Trump on climate change in ten quotes

Description  Greta Thunberg, the 17-year-old from Sweden, in Davos for the World Economic Forum Credits  FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP via Getty Images Teenage climate activist and US president have clashed repeatedly One-Minute Read The Week Staff Tuesday, January 21, 2020 – 3:53pm Donald Trump has used his speech at the World Economic Forum in Davos to attack […]

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Super Bowl LIV parties in London: best bars and pubs to watch the NFL

Credits  Peter Aiken/Getty Images Alt Text  Kansas City Chiefs take on the San Francisco 49ers in the 2020 Super Bowl Kansas City Chiefs and San Francisco 49ers go head to head in Miami Preview Tuesday, January 21, 2020 – 3:12pm Super Bowl LIV Who: Kansas City Chiefs vs. San Francisco 49ers   When: Sunday 2 February […]

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Cancer immune cell: what have scientists discovered?

Description  CGI rendering of a T-cell Credits  Getty Images Alt Text  T-cell Researchers say newly found T-cell appears to target multiple forms of the deadly disease In Depth Gabriel Power Tuesday, January 21, 2020 – 1:45pm The discovery of a killer cell in the human immune system could lead to a “one-size-fits-all” cancer treatment, according […]

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Sport shorts: Emiliano Sala’s family still seek answers a year after his death and Pep Guardiola wants League Cup scrapped

Description  Tributes left by Nantes supporters to their former striker Emiliano Sala  Credits  Loic Venance/AFP/Getty Images Alt Text  Emiliano Sala tribute Ten things from the world of sport on Tuesday 21 January Daily Briefing Tuesday, January 21, 2020 – 12:11pm 1. Sala’s family seek answers  On the one-year anniversary of Emiliano Sala’s death, Sky Sports […]

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