Three patients castrated at Chinese nursing home

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Police in northeastern China have detained a man accused of cutting off the testicles of three patients in a nursing home…

American Red Cross warns of looming blood shortage

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The American Red Cross is asking for blood donations to help overcome a looming blood shortage….

Apple employees sue over labor issues

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Apple has another employee class-action lawsuit to contend with…

Woman accused of defrauding landlords evicted

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A woman accused of defrauding landlords has been evicted from a San Bruno rental….

Arizona execution lasts over 100 minutes

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Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer is ordering a full review of the state’s execution process after it took a convicted killer…

Young MH17 victim has eerie premonition of crash

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In a bedroom in a townhouse near Amsterdam, Miguel Panduwinata reached out for his mother. “Mama, may I hug you?”…

Typhoon uproots Taiwan’s famous tree

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Typhoon uproots Taiwan’s famous tree…

TV show prompts jail uniform change

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A Michigan sheriff said orange is no longer the new black in his jail….

China detains employees of suspect meat seller

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Five employees of a company accused of selling expired beef and chicken to McDonald’s, KFC and other restaurants in China….

Controversial Facebook page targets ‘fatties’

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Facebook page shames overweight people in 530 area code; teen victim shares her story…

“Dark mail” makes it tougher for NSA to spy on people

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A new e-mail system aims to make it more difficult for the NSA to spy on you. It’s called dark mail….

Plane crashes in Taiwan, 48 dead

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A plane landing in stormy weather crashed outside an airport on a small Taiwanese island late Wednesday, 48 people died,…

Man dies when sand tunnel at beach collapses

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A 26-year-old man was killed Monday after a 10-foot-deep tunnel in the sand collapsed on him…

Imax, Shanghai Film to open 19 screens in China

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Imax and China’s biggest state-owned film exhibitor are teaming up to open 19 giant screen cinemas…

Police probing Brooklyn Bridge flag switch

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Two large American flags atop the Brooklyn Bridge 〞 one of New York City’s most heavily secured landmarks …

US to present intelligence data on plane crash

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The United States says it is preparing to present data from the U.S. intelligence community laying out what’s known about the…

Military exercises delay flights throughout China

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China’s airline regulator has warned travelers to expect flight delays at 12 airports through mid-August…

23-year-old motorcyclist dies in crash with big-rig

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A 23-year-old man died after his motorcycle struck the back of a big-rig on U.S. Highway 101 in Santa Clara early this morning…

FAA tells US airlines not to fly to Tel Aviv

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The Federal Aviation Administration is telling U.S. airlines they are prohibited from flying to the Tel Aviv airport in Israel after…

Father loses son on MH17 after daughter-in-law escaped death on MH370

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Malaysia Airlines steward Sanjid Singh Sandhu was not supposed to be on Flight MH17 that crashed in eastern Ukraine…

Could raising SF’s minimum wage cause loss of jobs?

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Raising SF’s minimum wage could cost lost of jobs. Business operators rally against it…

Rebels to give Flight 17 black boxes to Malaysia

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Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak says the leader of the pro-Russian rebels has agreed to hand over both black boxes…

Florida boy dies after being mauled by 2 pit bulls

Authorities say a 4-year-old Florida boy has died after being mauled by two pit bulls….

Police probe 2 suspicious deaths in Sausalito

Police in Sausalito are probing whether the suspicious deaths of two people inside a home are the touristy city’s first…

5-year-old on life support after being hit by minivan

A 5-year-old boy who was hit by a minivan near the South Hayward BART station Saturday remains on life support this morning…

Police warn of fake gold bar scam

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Petaluma police are warning the public about scam in which suspects try to sell fake gold bars to unsuspecting victims…

Police: Fla father beats accused child abuser

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Police say a Daytona Beach father beat an 18-year-old man unconscious after finding…

McDonald’s, KFC in China face new food scandal

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McDonald’s and KFC in China faced a new food safety scare Monday after a Shanghai television station reported…

Man slashes 3 children, killing 1 in China

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A man with a kitchen knife killed a 1-year-old boy and injured two other children Monday in the southern Chinese city …

Dutch anger swells over treatment of victims’ bodies

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It is no longer only grief and mourning sweeping across the Netherlands in the aftermath of the downing …