California governor approves driverless cars

California’s governor plans to sign legislation that will open the way for driverless cars in the state…

China’s first aircraft carrier enters service

China formally entered its first aircraft carrier into service on Tuesday…

Oakland accepts applications for public housing

The Oakland Housing Authority today began accepting applications for its waiting list for nine different public housing sites…

Morning shooting closed streets near Hayward BART

Streets near the South Hayward BART station remain closed in the wake of a fatal officer-involved shooting early this morning…

New SARS-like virus detected in Middle East

Global health officials are closely following a new respiratory virus related to SARS that is believed to…

Apple supplier halts China factory after violence

The company that makes Apple’s iPhones suspended production at a factory in China on Monday after a brawl by as many as 2,000 employees at a dormitory injured 40 people…

Apple says over 5 million iPhone 5′s sold

Apple Inc. said Monday that it sold more than 5 million units of the iPhone 5 in the three days since its launch, less than analysts had expected…

SF: Dead bird infected with west nile virus

San Francisco public health officials today warned about the possible spread of the mosquito-borne West Nile virus…

Ex-top cop in China scandal gets verdict Monday

The ex-police chief at the center of a seamy political scandal will be sentenced Monday…

New Maps app is rare Apple flub

Early upgraders are reporting that the new maps are less detailed, look weird and misplace landmarks. It’s shaping up to be a rare setback for Apple…

House bill to increase high-tech visas defeated

Democratic opposition on Thursday led to the defeat of a House Republican bill that would have granted more visas to foreign science and technology students…

BART celebrates 40 years with free tickets giveaways

This month marks 40 years of BART service and the transit system is ready to celebrate with ice cream giveaways…

China robot chefs make hand-sliced noodles

A handsome robot chef is employed to make sliced noodles in a college cafeteria in northeast China’s Harbin City.

President obama visits bay area next month

President Barack Obama is returning to San Francisco for another fundraising trip next month.

Is China’s scandal-tainted Bo headed to trial?

Will Bo simply get a slap on the wrist from the party’s disciplinary body, or will he too face criminal charges?

“Endeavor” to fly over bay area Friday morning

The Space Shuttle Endeavor is scheduled to make a once-in-a-lifetime flight over the Bay Area on Friday morning.

Myanmar’s Suu Kyi gets Congress’ highest honor

Lawmakers united by their respect of Myanmar democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi on Wednesday

Ex-police chief in China scandal sought US asylum

9月18日,王立軍涉嫌徇私枉法、叛逃、濫用職權、受賄案在成都市中級人民法院開庭審理。新華社發表長篇報導,公佈了案情始末…

Chinese vessels finish fishing near Diaoyu Islands

本週一,1000多條福建、浙江漁船揚帆前往釣魚島附近水域作業。週二,部分漁船結束作業,返回福建…

Japanese enterprises resume operation

本週三,停工兩日的多家在華日企陸續復工…

GG bridge: In Dec, electronic tolling

舊金山金門大橋將於今年12月啟用電子收費系統,明年2月開始不再接受現金過橋費…

Redwood city police releases burglar video

上月紅木城(Redwood City)發生入室盜竊案,竊賊行竊過程被全程拍下,當地警方日前公佈了視頻,希望向公眾徵集線索…

Japan gets prepared for china vessels

日本首相野田佳彥週二表示,對中國漁船逼近釣魚島附近水域一事,日本政府時刻警惕並已做好應對準備…

Obama touts new auto case against China

今天,美國總統奧巴馬在俄亥俄州宣布,將針對中國對汽車的補貼向世界貿易組織(WTO)提起新一輪訴訟,而對手羅姆尼的態度僅僅停留在口頭指責。

China commemorates 918 incident

日本海岸警衛隊稱,中國的12艘公務船週二首次進入釣魚島毗連區,3艘巡邏船在下午進入日本管轄水域,但一小時後就離開…

Apple shares hit $700 for first time

在iPhone 5預售量飆升的有利因素下,蘋果股票在本週二交易時段首次突破每股700美元…

SF occupy protestors avoid clash with police overnight

舊金山(三藩市)的示威者本週一徹夜聚集在Justin Herman廣場,紀念”佔領華爾街”滿一周年。整個活動過程中,遊行隊伍並沒有和警方發生的衝突…

San Diego: Racing boat breaks apart

上週末,第48屆聖地牙哥船賽中,一條時速達230英里的賽船突然在水面上爆裂,船體四下飛散…

Occupy protesters worldwide mark anniversary

美國”佔領華爾街”運動一周年之際,全球約有30多個城市計劃進行紀念活動,紐約和舊金山的示威者也再次走上街頭…

China releases financial reform five-year plan

本週一,中國金融發展和改革”十二五”規劃正式公佈,改革內容涉及利率市場化、匯率市场化、人民幣國際化等諸多內容…