Oakland to pay back parking tickets

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Oakland to pay back parking tickets….

Apple signs iPhone deal with China Mobile

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Apple signs iPhone deal with China Mobile…

Woman attempts to hide in bedroom during home

A group of armed men invaded a Fremont home and demanded jewelry and cash from a woman hiding in the house…

Target is offering 10% off as an apology

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Target is offering an apology…..and a store-wide sale…

World’s largest gingerbread house built in Texas

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We’re getting a special look now at the world’s largest gingerbread house….

UnitedHealth drops thousands of doctors from insurance

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UnitedHealth drops thousands of doctors from insurance…

Bacteria on 97 percent of retail chicken breasts

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Bacteria on 97 percent of retail chicken breasts…

CA school gets TB test after student diagnosed

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Health officials are bringing tuberculosis testing to all staff and students at a Southern California high school after a student…

China rejects 545,000 tons of corn from US

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China has rejected 545,000 tons of imported U.S. corn that it says contained an unapproved genetically modified strain…

Bloomberg gets China press cards after tense delay

Beijing has issued press credentials to financial news agency Bloomberg’s China-based reporters after a tense delay seen as …

Ex-Microsoft manager charged with insider trading

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A former Microsoft manager has been charged with insider trading, with federal authorities saying he and a friend cleared $393,000…

UK tabloid trial: Kate Middleton’s phone hacked

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Intercepted phone messages from the days when Prince William and Kate Middleton were …

Worst performing stocks of 2013

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Fortune magazine has released its list of the 15 worst performing stocks of 2013…

Clinton will decide on 2016 ‘sometime next year’

Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton says she hasn’t made up her mind about whether to run for president…

NYC college bans fraternity after student’s death

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A college in New York City has banned a fraternity after a student’s death in an alleged initiation ritual in Pennsylvania…

Chinese cartoon producer blamed after kids burned

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A Chinese court has ruled that the producer of a hit kids’ cartoon was partly to blame for the injuries suffered by two children…

Passengers take down armed robber on Seattle bus

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Surveillance video from a Metro bus in Seattle shows the dramatic takedown of an armed man who was…

SF to give priority to housing projects

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這棟在Mission 區的房子,有四個出租單位。屋主計劃將這些單位轉為TIC 共同契約公寓。當中三個單位的租戶已經接受了屋主的搬遷協議,剩下一個單位的兩名長期租戶…

Official: No mechanical issues in Walker car crash

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Investigators have found no evidence that the Porsche carrying actor Paul Walker had mechanical problems…

Baucus as nominee for Ambassador to China

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Democratic officials say President Barack Obama intends to nominate Montana Sen. Max Baucus as ambassador to China…

Stores extend hours for holiday shoppers

USA Today reports macy’s, nordstrom, target and toys r us have announced extended hours to make sure you …

Lawyer: Accused Harvard student was under pressure

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A Harvard University student accused of making bomb threats to get out of a final exam has made…

Zhang Ziyi settles libel case against US website

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Zhang Ziyi settles libel case against US website…

Blind man, guide dog struck by NYC subway

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A blind man who was hit by a New York City subway train says his guide dog tried to save him from falling…

Woman loses 110 pounds to join the Army

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Karyna Douglass was a woman with a mission….

Harvard student accused of making campus bomb hoax

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Federal prosecutors say a Harvard University student trying to get out of taking a final exam made the bomb threats…

Timeline: 2013 crime review

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Timeline: 2013 crime review…

Google’s top searches peer into society’s mindset

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Death, devices and celebrity drove the quest for more information on Google’s search engine this year…

Doctors in China save man’s hand by attaching it to ankle

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Some doctors in China deserve a hand — of applause — for a very creative surgery to save a man’s hand….

Shanghai zookeeper mauled to death by tiger

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A keeper at Shanghai’s zoo was mauled to death by a rare South China tiger Tuesday after entering its enclosure to clean it…