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THREAD: The nine victims of the San Jose VTA shooting were husbands, fathers, brothers and sons. They ranged in age from 29 to 63. One was a "tinkerer" who could fix anything. Another was "the life of the party." Two spent their final moments helping coworkers get to safety.
BREAKING: Stanford, home to the most successful intercollegiate athletic program in the country, has eliminated varsity 11 teams because of coronavirus-related financial constraints.