Prosecutors: Professor offered China data on US-made device

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Temple University has appointed an acting chairman of its physics department after its leader …

Woman found pushing dead 3-year-old son in swing

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A woman was found in a Maryland park pushing her dead toddler in a swing, and authorities say she may have been there all night…

Gian panda “Panpan” lives her senior years in Southeast China

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Basi, better known as the “Panpan” of the Beijing Asian Games, is the oldest artificially bred giant panda…

40lb anoerxic woman seeks help on social media

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My name’s Rachael. I need your help,” Rachael Farrokh says, short of breath in a desperate plea for life in a video she posted to YouTube…

California 11-year-old graduates college

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An 11-year-old student earned three associates degrees from American River College…

6th-grader says she found a pig’s face in her backpack

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A Delta mother is extremely upset after her daughter experienced what she calls a disturbing act of bullying…

4 million customers hacked in dating site breach

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The online hook-up site “Adult-Friend-Finder” says it’s suffered a data breach, exposing the information of almost four million users…

San Jose’s population exceed 1 million

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Estimates released by the U.S. Census Bureau today show that San Jose’s population has exceeded 1 million people…

Suspect named in killing of wealthy DC family

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Authorities have identified a suspect in the mysterious slayings of a wealthy Washington family and their…

Muni to implement double stopping at certain stations

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San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency officials are implementing double stopping…

UC board OK’s fall tuition hikes for non-residents

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Members of the University of California’s governing board have approved an 8% increase in the tuition premium that students…

Lumber Liquidators CEO steps down unexpectedly

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Lumber Liquidators CEO Robert Lynch resigned unexpectedly this morning…

Hewlett-Packard sells stake in Chinese unit for $2.3B

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Hewlett-Packard is selling a 51 percent stake in its China sever, storage and technology storage unit…

Santa Rosa man slits his throat in front of officers

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A Santa Rosa man is dead after he stabbed himself in the neck repeatedly in front of police…

Owner says his wild animals face euthanization

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A Washington state man says he will be forced to put several of his wild animals to death due to a local ordinance…

Latest on California oil spill: Up to 105,000 gallons leaked

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The company that owns a pipeline that spewed oil into California coastal waters says that under the worst-case…

San Francisco Bay Bridge tower rod is fractured

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State officials say one of the steel rods that anchors the Bay Bridge eastern span’s tower to its foundation is fractured…

California decision on farmer water cuts to apply broadly

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As drought deepens in California, the state’s water board director says he’ll decide by Friday…

Bin Laden papers include loving notes, terrorist application

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U.S. intelligence officials have released more than 100 documents seized in the raid…

SF: Suspect surrenders after nearly 20-hour standoff

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A suspect who barricaded himself in an Ingleside apartment after an argument with his family peacefully surrendered…

BART service suspended on Richmond line in Millbrae direction

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BART officials have suspended service on the Richmond line in the Millbrae direction…

Curry’s daughter steals spotlight during news conference

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There’s at least one person on the planet who can contain Stephen Curry: his daughter….

San Francisco to strengthen paid parental leave law

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San Francisco to strengthen paid parental leave law…

Police investigate after teen shoots friend through window

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Authorities are considering whether criminal charges are warranted against a Montana…

NYPD unveils $90,000 crime stopping van

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The New York City police department believes this van can stop crime….

Prostitute pleads guilty in overdose death of Google exec

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A prostitute charged with killing a Google executive with an overdose of heroin aboard his yacht pleaded guilty Tuesday…

FTC: Family raised $187M for cancer, spent it on themselves

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Federal investigators say that a Tennessee man and his family used much of the $187 million…

PayPal facing $25M sanction for illegal credit sign-ups

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Federal regulators are proposing that PayPal Inc. pay $25 million to resolve allegations that it illegally signed up…

Wingsuit fliers in Yosemite knew they were cheating death

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Two wingsuit fliers who leaped from a cliff in Yosemite National Park were trying to zoom through a notch in a ridgeline…

Valley of the Moon Children’s Home hit with lawsuit

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A group of former foster children alleging abuses at the Valley of the Moon Children’s Home dating…