Second American aid worker with Ebola arrives in US

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The second American aid worker who was recently diagnosed with Ebola in west Africa has arrived in the Atlanta area for treatment….

13 people hurt in NYC Theater District bus crash

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A traffic accident involving two double-decker tour buses in New York City’s Theater District has injured 13 people…

Scotts Valley police looking for hit-and-run suspect

Police are investigating a hit-and-run Monday night that injured a man in Scotts Valley…

Spurs make Hammon NBA’s 1st female coach

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The San Antonio Spurs have hired WNBA star Becky Hammon as an assistant coach..

Man struck and killed by southbound train

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Caltrain is now single-tracking through the Broadway station where a man was struck and killed by a southbound train…

San Ramon couple dies in boating crash at Lake Tahoe

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A husband and wife from San Ramon were killed when their boat crashed into a dock at Lake Tahoe early Sunday morning…

Taiwan explosions probe focuses on petrochem firm

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Authorities in Taiwan’s second-biggest city zeroed in on a petrochemical firm Saturday in their investigation..

Death toll rises to 75 in Chinese factory blast


The death toll in an explosion at a Chinese auto parts factory has risen to 75, as investigators fault poor safety…

Syracuse University ranked as No. 1 party school


Syracuse University knows how to party…

Oakland: Suspect dies in deputy-involved shooting

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One person has died following a deputy-involved shooting early Sunday morning in Oakland, according to police…

Parking in downtown Redwood City’s ‘core area’ increases to $1 an hour

Parking spots in a popular area of downtown Redwood City will face higher parking rates today….

Couple abandons Down syndrome baby

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Australia’s government on Monday was considering intervening in the case of a baby with Down syndrome…

Apology for China Red Cross scandal

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Guo Meimei, a 23-year-old woman who dragged the Red Cross Society of China (RCSC) into a credibility crisis…

Sewage contaminates creek in San Mateo park

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Sewage contaminates creek in Laurelwood Park…

Mom accused of killing daughter to be arraigned

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A woman accused of killing her 2-year-old daughter at an Oregon coastal inn goes to court Monday….

American doctor with Ebola arrives in U.S.

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A second American medical missionary stricken with the often deadly Ebola virus is expected to fly Tuesday…

Gov. Brown declares emergency as wildfires spread

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Gov. Brown declares emergency as wildfires spread…

Survivors dig out from China quake that kills 398


Rescuers found scores of survivors on Monday as they dug through homes shattered by an earthquake in southern China…

South Africa: Giraffe’s head hits highway overpass

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Those responsible for the death of a giraffe whose head struck a South African highway overpass while it was…

Bill Clinton said he could have killed Osama bin Laden

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Just hours before 9/11/2001 terror attacks, former President Bill Clinton told an audience he could have killed Osama bin Laden…

An aging dog that walked 30 miles back home is adopted

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An aging Labrador retriever who walked 30 miles back to a Kansas family who didn’t want her took a private…

Two big MUNI accidents in San Francisco cause multiple injuries

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The San Francisco Fire Department is responding to two different traffic accidents this afternoon, both of which caused multiple injuries….

2 US Ebola victims to arrive at metro Atlanta base

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Federal officials say two American aid workers who contracted Ebola in Africa will be flown into a metro Atlanta military base…

Google confirms it sold barge docked in Maine

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Google Inc. is confirming that the so-called “Google barge” it docked in Maine has been sold…

Parents of slain Chinese USC student in US


The parents of a University of Southern California graduate student from China who was beaten to death…

Old bomb blows off teen’s hand

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A teenager’s hand was severed in an explosion Wednesday night in Jefferson county, Idaho….

Chinese man brings gay conversion therapy lawsuit


A gay Chinese man said Thursday he was suing a psychological clinic for carrying out electric shocks intended to turn him straight…

58 percent of California in highest drought rank

Federal drought monitors say 58 percent of California now is locked in their highest category of drought….

Demoted worker shoots CEO, kills self in Chicago

A demoted worker shot and critically wounded his company’s CEO before fatally shooting himself Thursday…

San Francisco senator pleads not guilty to charge

A California state senator previously charged with bribery has pleaded not guilty to a new charge of racketeering…