Mourners gather at funeral for Missouri 18-year-old

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Mourners have packed a church in St. Louis to say goodbye to Michael Brown, the black 18-year-old who was shot …

Maine lobsterman catches rare blue lobster

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A lobsterman says one of his traps caught a one-in-two-million crustacean: a blue lobster…

Napa officials report 208 quake-related injuries

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Napa city officials this morning said more than 200 patients have been treated and 17 were admitted at Queen of the Valley…

Ala couple charged in scheme to get girl pregnant

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Authorities say an Alabama couple tried to obtain a baby by sexually assaulting an underage girl in hopes she’d get pregnant…

Gallery: California quake

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Gallery: California quake…

Strong California quake causes injuries, damage

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The 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck at 3:20 a.m. about 6 miles (10 kilometers) from the city of Napa…

Lawsuit in fatal shooting by deputies

The family of a San Francisco Bay Area man shot and killed by sheriff’s deputies has filed a lawsuit alleging…

Lawn removal draws fine for California woman

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A California lawmaker is praising a San Francisco Bay Area woman as a hero after she replaced her lawn…

California permits outdoor dining with dogs

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Fido can feast with you now when you go out to eat in California…

Ice bucket challenge goes awry, firefighters hurt

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A charity stunt that has grown into a social media phenomenon went terribly wrong for four Kentucky firefighters…

2.2 million bean bag chairs recalled after deaths

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About 2.2 million bean bag chairs are being recalled after two children opened them, crawled inside and suffocated to death…

Crab poachers get jail time, hefty fine

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A man and woman caught near Half Moon Bay hiding extra Dungeness crab in secret compartments of their speedboat…

Ferguson protesters push to replace prosecutor

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Ferguson protesters push to replace prosecutor…

50,000 bees living in NYC ceiling

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A New York City woman had some unexpected roommates living in her apartment: 50,000 bees….

Passengers leave trove at San Francisco airport

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If you’ve been through security at San Francisco International Airport recently and are missing your sunglasses or laptop…

Obama pours cold water on Ice Bucket Challenge

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President Barack Obama won’t be taking part in the ice bucket challenge that is sweeping America…

Doctor, accomplice sentenced for medicare fraud

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A San Francisco doctor and a recruiter for power wheelchair companies were sentenced Tuesday…

Texas woman sues Facebook over revenge porn profile

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A Texas woman says Facebook has ruined her life…

Two men found killed in adjacent yards in strawberry manor

The bodies of two men were found in adjacent backyards of homes in Marin County’s Strawberry Manor neighborhood…

Body identified as missing Fremont school teacher

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A body found this afternoon in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks has been identified as a Fremont elementary school…

8 people stabbed in south China

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At least eight people were stabbed in an apparently random attack Thursday in the southern Chinese city of Guangzhou…

Oakland store staff fight back against thief

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Oakland liquor store clerks have fought back against thief who police ignored…

Stunt blocks traffic on Golden Gate Bridge

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Driver does doughnuts on Golden Gate Bridge caught on camera…

Doctor: No health risk from 2 US Ebola patients

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A doctor at the hospital that treated two American aid workers who were infected with the deadly Ebola virus in Africa…

100,000 elephants killed across Africa from 2010-2012

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Poachers killed an estimated 100,000 elephants across Africa between 2010 and 2012…

UPS says 51 retail stores breached by malware

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Some customers of The UPS Store may have had their credit and debit card information exposed by a computer virus…

China Internet addiction boot camps

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Chinese parents enroll web-addicted teens in military-style “boot camps.”…

China fines 12 Japanese firms in auto price probe

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China announced Wednesday it will fine 12 Japanese auto parts suppliers a total of $202 million…

Woman wins $4.3M in texting while driving case

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A Florida woman who was severely injured in a crash caused by her then-boyfriend, who was allegedly texting while driving…

George W. Bush takes ice bucket challenge

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Former President George W. Bush took the ice bucket challenge then nominated former President Bill Clinton to do it next….