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49ers release Ray McDonald amid sexual assault investigation

...said.Baalke added that CEO Jed York and coach Jim Harbaugh also were involved in the decision.In November, the Santa Clara County district attorney's office announced it declined to file charges against the defensive lineman in an investigation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-12-17/49ers-release-ray-mcdonald-am
US travel industry carefully eyeing Cuba tourism

...operates 20 weekly flights from Miami to Havana, Holguin, Santa Clara and Cienfuegos and from Tampa to Havana and Holguin...Airbus A320s with 50 to 80 customers, either to Havana or Santa Clara. The planes typically seat 150 passengers. Besides...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/world/2014-12-17/us-travel-industry-carefully-
Bowl game sponsors come and go as prices increase

...critical, you can't survive without a sponsor," says Gary Cavalli, executive director of the Foster Farms Bowl in Santa Clara, Calif.After selling its naming rights to two different corporate sponsors during the first 11 years of its existence...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-12-19/bowl-game-sponsors-come-a
Changes might be coming for football conference championship games

...first on a neutral field. The Ducks and Wildcats meet in Santa Clara, California, at the new home of the San Francisco 49ers...Pac-12 South, knowing that the prize is you get to go to Santa Clara and compete for a Pac-12 championship and possibly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-12-05/changes-might-be-coming-f
Oregon overwhelms Arizona

SANTA CLARA, Calif. - Marcus Mariota threw for 303 yards and two touchdowns and ran for a career-high three scores, and No. 3 Oregon...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-12-06/oregon-overwhelms-arizona
Jim Harbaugh vows to stay the course with 49ers

SANTA CLARA, Calif. - Jim Harbaugh isn't budging, even if his new broken tooth offers a symbolic glimpse into the story of his disappointing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-12-08/jim-harbaugh-vows-stay-course
Frogs jump 'Noles for third in latest playoff ranking

...faces Arizona in the Pac-12 title game.Arizona's five-spot jump to seventh sets up a possible play-in game in Santa Clara, Calif, on Friday night. The Wildcats already have beaten Oregon in Eugene and could make another big jump by doing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-12-02/frogs-jump-noles-third-la
Seahawks handcuff 49ers in NFC title game rematch

SANTA CLARA, Calif. - Steven Hauschka kicked four field goals, and Russell Wilson threw a touchdown pass as the Seattle Seahawks beat the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-11-27/seahawks-handcuff-49ers-nfc-t
Former Gamecock great Lattimore to retire

SANTA CLARA, Calif. - Running back Marcus Lattimore has informed the San Francisco 49ers he plans to retire two years after a devastating...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-05/former-gamecock-great-lattim
NHL wants cooler weather for outdoor game in Bay Area

SANTA CLARA, Calif. - The excitement is palpable, the tickets are nearly all sold...Bettman said there were a few main factors in holding the game in Santa Clara instead of at the more picturesque AT&T Park in San Francisco, including...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/2014-10-02/nhl-wants-cooler-weather-o