Reports: White House intruder gets far past door

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The intruder who climbed a fence made it farther inside the White House than the Secret Service has publicly acknowledged…

Mission accomplished: India joins Mars explorers

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India triumphed in its first interplanetary mission, placing a satellite into orbit around Mars on Wednesday…

Redwood City spa owner pleads not guilty to pimping charges

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Ting Sun pleaded not guilty Wednesday to three counts of pimping and two counts of keeping a house of prostitution…

Obama orders airstrikes in Syria for first time

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Obama frames ISIS strategy…

NC half brothers freed after 3 decades in prison

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North Carolina’s two half-brothers walked out as free men, three decades after they were wrongly convicted of raping…

SFO launched simplified Chinese website

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San Francisco International Airport has launched a simplified Chinese website to cater to the needs of tourists from mainland China…

China Peng Shuai reached semi final at US Open

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Peng Shuai beat 17-year-old Belinda Bencic 6-2, 6-1 in the U.S. Open to earn a spot in a Grand Slam semifinal for the first time in 37 tries…

Different minimum wages at Valley Fair

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Valley Fair sits in both San Jose and Santa Clara cities, with different minimum wages…

World scariest selfie

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Rooftopping photographers Daniel Lau climbed on top of the fifth tallest building in Hong Kong to take a selfie video…

Russian hackers steal 1.2B passwords

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Russian hackers have stolen 1.2 billion user names and passwords in a series of Internet heists affecting 420,000 websites…

“Apparently” kid steals show during interview

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This is one interview that will just brighten your day. 5-year old Noah Ritter. And he’s not "apparently" awesome, he just is…

Wang Chen makes history as he joins Monza in Italy

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Wang Chen became the first Chinese male player to sign with an overseas club on Wednesday…

US chamber approves lawsuit against Obama

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U.S. House of Representatives approved a Republican plan to file a lawsuit against President Obama…

PG&E charged with obstruction over San Bruno blast

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Pacific Gas & Electric was charged Tuesday with lying to regulators in connection with a fatal pipeline explosion…

Three kids killed in Philadelphia carjacking

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Two men carjacked a SUV at gunpoint then lost control and plowed into a group of people in Philadelphia, killing three children…

Google employee accused of raping woman

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Justin Chan, a Canadian Chinese who works for Google in New York, was accused of raping a woman. He pleaded not guilty…

Alibaba denies princelings’ influence on the company

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Alibaba denies princelings’ influence on the company. The only resource they have is the market…

California water use rises amid severe drought

Californians have increased their water consumption this year during the severe drought, despite pleas from the governor to conserve…

Turtle predicts Brazil vs Germany’s result

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A so-called Oracle Turtle has made his pick for the world cup semi-final match between Brazil and Germany…

SF $70 million lottery winner comes forward

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The owner of a $70 million Superlotto Plus winning ticket has came out to claim the prize…

Google shows off Android Auto, wearables

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Google kicked off its two-day developer conference Wednesday in San Francisco…

No deal to draw, say Germany and US before game

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Coach Klinsmann said team USA is going to play this game to win it…

Children rescued in sex-trafficking crackdown

Nearly 170 victims of child sex trafficking were rescued in the last week as part of an annual nationwide crackdown…

Brush fires in Oakland Hills deemed suspicious

A series of five brush fires that broke out in the Oakland hills Tuesday afternoon have been deemed suspicious…

Cases of mosquito-borne chikungunya virus appearing in US

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A virus that has sickened tens-of-thousands of people in the Caribbean is starting to trickle into the United States…

New York gas pump fire rescue

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A fearless off-duty police officer risked his own life — to pull a badly hurt driver to safety…

SF City College given more time to prevent closure

City College of San Francisco may be able to keep its doors open, at least for now…

Boston twins born 24 days apart

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They are twins, but they don’t share a birthday, in fact Alexandre is is more than 3 weeks older than his brother Ronaldo…

California mother of 3 in custody in relation to father’s death

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A woman has been arrested on suspicion of killing her children’s father…

Love locks cause fencing to tumble on Paris bridge

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The thousands of locks that cling like barnacles to the Pont des Arts in Paris have become a symbol of danger, rather than love…