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By Karen D'Souza, San Jose Mercury News, Calif. Jun. 23--"Popular!" -- the hit song from "Wicked" -- perfectly sums up the Stephen Schwartz songbook.
By Elise Ackerman, San Jose Mercury News, Calif. Jul. 8--Veteran San Jose detective Mike Niehoff's dogged persistence has been the undoing of criminal street gangs and Internet frauds.
SAN JOSE, Calif. _ Cisco Systems, one of the Silicon Valley's biggest employers, has been accused by a federal agency of discriminating against minority job candidates. The U.S.
By L.A. Chung, San Jose Mercury News, Calif. Apr. 25--April is national Donate Life month, a traditional way to focus our attention on the need for organ donation -- and what each of us can do personally to help.
By Mike Swift, Lisa M. Krieger and Rodney Foo, San Jose Mercury News, Calif. Jan. 28--Stanford Professor Bruce Wooley opened Friday's lecture on circuit design with a lesson about a more important set of connections.
- A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.