Heckler interrupts President Obama’s speech

During his speech, the president was interrupted by a heckler…

Man pleads not guilty to slapping toddler on plane

A man accused of slapping a toddler on an Atlanta-bound flight and using a racial slur has pleaded not guilty to assault in federal court…

Chinese bowl, $3 at tag sale, sells for $2.2 M

A rare Chinese bowl bought at a tag sale for $3 has sold at a New York City auction for more than $2.22 million…

US man accused of espionage worked on deterrence

A civilian U.S. defense contractor accused of giving his Chinese girlfriend military secrets worked on developing military plans to deter potential U.S. enemies when the two began their romance…

Experts suspect North behind SKorea computer crash

A cyberattack caused computer networks at major South Korean banks and top TV broadcasters to crash simultaneously Wednesday…

12-year-old Ye sets European Tour record

A 12-year-old Chinese boy will become the youngest player to compete in a European Tour event after qualifying for the Volvo China Open…

Pacific Command contractor charged with spying

A civilian defense contractor who works in intelligence at the U.S. Pacific Command has been charged with giving national security secrets to a 27-year-old Chinese woman he was dating…

Monitoring your kids on Facebook? That’s so 2009

Relieved your kids aren’t posting embarrassing messages and goofy self-portraits on Facebook? They’re probably doing it on Instagram and Snapchat instead…

NY murder-rape suspect removed monitor

David Renz managed to cut the device from his ankle and put it back together so quickly that it didn’t prompt the company in Colorado that makes the monitors to notify court officers in Syracuse…

Samsung refreshes iPhone-challenging Galaxy line

Samsung Electronics is kicking up its competition with Apple with its new Galaxy S 4 smartphone…

US to beef up missile defense against NKorea

The Pentagon announced Friday it will spend $1 billion to add 14 interceptors to a West Coast-based missile defense system…

Applications for US jobless aid reach 5-year low

Fewer Americans sought unemployment aid last week, reducing the average number of weekly applications last month to a five-year low…

Senate immigration bill may limit family visas

Senators writing a comprehensive immigration bill may dramatically limit green cards for extended families of U.S. citizens and residents, limiting them to immediate families instead…

Honda recalls 250,000 vehicles for braking problem

Honda is recalling nearly 250,000 vehicles worldwide for brakes that can suddenly kick in even when the driver isn’t braking…

Pope Francis: A humble image, but complex past

On the balcony of St. Peter’s Basilica just after a rain shower Wednesday, wearing unadorned white robes, the new Pope Francis appeared to strike the same tone of simplicity and pastoral humility…

Suspected NKorea propaganda video ridicules America

Suspected NKorea propaganda video ridicules America…

School settles claims over lewd ‘tasting games’

The Los Angeles school district will pay millions of dollars to settle claims and lawsuits filed by students and families from an elementary school…

Nissan recalls 5 models for air bag problem

Nissan is recalling five of its 2013 models in the U.S. because a faulty sensor can permanently turn off the front-seat passenger air bag…

Calif prototype quake warning system gave heads up

Scientists say an earthquake warning system that has been under development in California worked during Monday’s light but widely felt temblor…

Michelle Obama’s credit data leaked on website

The first lady Michelle Obama and Vice President Joe Biden are among the latest public figures to have their private information posted on a mysterious website…

NYC policeman convicted in cannibal-plot case

A New York City police officer accused of plotting to kidnap, cook and eat women has been convicted of conspiracy…

4 arrested for So. Calif. motorcycle freeway stunt

Four men – including the would-be groom – have been arrested for a marriage proposal stunt in which hundreds of motorcycles…

General says detection deters major cyberattacks

Foreign leaders are deterred from launching a major electronic attack on vital infrastructure in the United States because they know such a strike could be traced to its source and…

At least 16 arrested in police raids in Oakland

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State and local authorities say at least 16 suspects affiliated with a notorious street gang have been arrested…

Lowellites petitions for safety measures on Sloat

Lowellites petitions for safety measures on Sloat…

Hanren Chang’s father forgives suspected drunken driver

Hanren Chang’s father forgives suspected drunken driver…

Volkswagen’s new hybrid gets 261 MPG!?

Volkswagen’s coming out with a new hybrid car that the company claims would get the equivalent of 261 miles per gallon!

USDA, Cal-OSHA join investigation into lion attack

The US Department of Agriculture and Cal-OSHA have joined other state and federal agencies investigating the fatal mauling of a volunteer intern at an exotic animal park in California…

Father of 17-year-old fatally struck by alleged drunken driver advocates for safer streets

The father of a 17-year-old girl killed while she crossed a street Saturday near San Francisco’s Stern Grove visited the spot this afternoon where his daughter was struck, just hours after the accused drunken driver was in court…

SF: bicyclist ordered to stand trial on manslaughter charge

A bicyclist accused of striking and killing a pedestrian in San Francisco’s Castro District last year was ordered today to stand trial on a felony vehicular manslaughter charge…