26 guns at home of man accused of Calif. threats

Police say they found 26 guns, thousands of bullets and dozens of high-capacity ammunition magazines at the home…

AT&T to take orders for Galaxy S 4 on April 16

AT&T says it will start taking pre-orders for the Samsung Galaxy S 4, the season’s most eagerly awaited smartphone, on April 16 for $250…

US woman’s camera washes ashore in Taiwan

A Georgia woman has been reunited with her camera and photos after the camera she lost during a 2007 trip…

Brazilian doctor suspected of killing patients

Brazil’s health ministry says a doctor is suspected of killing seven terminally ill patients in a southern Brazilian hospital…

Steel bar pierces construction worker’s abdomen

A steel bar pierced through a construction worker’s abdomen after he fell down two floors while working on Wednesday morning…

Safety nets installed underneath manholes in China

Safety nets were installed underneath 500 manholes to prevent falling accidents Monday in Changsha, central China’s Hunan Province…

Panda breeding season arrives at US Zoo

The National Zoo says breeding season has arrived for the giant pandas after a cub was born last year but died six days later.

Colorado theater shooting suspect pleads guilty

Lawyers for Colorado theater shooting suspect James Holmes have offered to have him plead guilty and…

North Korea cuts last military hotline to South

North Korea said Wednesday it was cutting off a key military hotline with South Korea amid high tensions between the two sides…

Caltrans investigates broken Bay Bridge rods

Transportation officials are investigating why nearly three dozen threaded steel rods on the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge snapped…

Sea lion pup checks into 5-star hotel

A sea lion crashes breakfast at a five-star hotel in southern California…

Strong quake sways buildings in Taiwan, kills 1

One person is dead and 19 others have been hurt in an earthquake that struck central Taiwan….

Obama to visit SF for fundraisers

Democratic Party officials are offering a trip to San Francisco and an opportunity to meet President Barack Obama…

Sacramento council considers Kings arena deal

Sacramento city officials are set to consider a financing deal for a new arena for the NBA Kings…

China’s first lady sparks homegrown fashion frenzy

New Chinese first lady Peng Liyuan’s choice of attire has sparked a flurry of excitement over an independent homegrown label…

1,000 dead ducks fished out in Sichuan province

Authorities in China are investigating how more than one-thousand rotting ducks ended up in a river in Pengshan county…

Prison term for Sixing Liu in military secrets case

A former employee of a U.S.-based defense contractor has been sentenced to more than 5 years in prison…

Hiker dies after falling from Southern CA cliff

A 17-year-old girl has died and an 18-year-old man has been injured after falling about 200 feet while hiking…

NYC’s Met Museum accused of confusing fees

A lawyer is suing New York City’s Metropolitan Museum of Art, claiming the institution is purposely misleading people…

Girl, 9, walks to get help after crash kills dad

A 9-year-old girl who walked about a mile in Southern California to find help after surviving a crash says she was sad to hear that her father did not survive…

Man, 22, dies while swinging from Utah rock arch

A 22-year-old Utah man was killed while swinging from a rock arch in a stunt made popular by YouTube…

Two Chinese pandas shipped to Canada

Some Chinese nutritionists in southwest China city of Chengdu have got apples, special cookies and fresh bamboos ready as airborne meals…

California sinkhole swallows pond

A California man says he woke up Sunday to find the pond on his property didn’t look the same as it did when he went to bed…

Landslide partially closes Pacific Coast Highway

A landslide continues to close northbound lanes of the Pacific Coast Highway in Los Angeles and it’s unclear when they’ll reopen…

Severe hailstorm attacks China’s southwest region

Extreme weather in the form of severe hail, strong winds and heavy rainfall hit areas all across southwest China’s Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region…

Coca-Cola cuts 750 jobs in U.S.

Job cuts are on the way at beverage giant Coca-Cola…

“Backdoor Program” secretly installed on China websites

Over 3,000 governmental websites were once secretly installed the “Backdoor Program”…

Man accused of dismembering lover collapses in court

A Canadian porn actor accused of dismembering his Chinese lover and mailing the body parts to political parties and schools collapsed…

Beckham in China as football ambassador

British football player David Beckham arrived in Beijing on Wednesday morning as the ambassador…

Trio of retailers to settle “faux” fur charges

The FTC says that a trio of retailers, including Neiman Marcus, have agreed to settle charges that they falsely claimed certain products…