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Sharks’ Karlsson, at 31, isn’t lowering expectations: ‘I still think I’m one of the best in the world’
Oakland protesters call for authorities to release Jonathan Cortez’s shooting footage
Stanford can’t hold off Washington State’s late rally, falls on the road
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.