“Friends” fan re-creates Central Perk in China

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The series is celebrating its twentieth anniversary…

Forture’s most powerful women in business

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Women are shaking things up in the corporate world…

In-home caregiver suspected of using elderly couple’s credit card


Sausalito police arrested an in-home caregiver Thursday who is suspected of making purchases with an elderly couple’s credit card…

UC campus chancellors granted hefty pay raises

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The University of California’s board of regents is boosting the six-figure salaries of its chancellors by as much as 20 percent…

LA bus ads pulled amid complaints of racism

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The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority is pulling ads for the Fox television show “Red Band Society”…

Man faces arson charge in huge California wildfire


A man with a long criminal history is scheduled to be arraigned Friday on charges that he set a huge wildfire…

Local man killed while reportedly dancing on highway

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A 33-year-old Richmond man reported to be dancing on state Highway 4 in Pittsburg late Thursday night was killed…

Alibaba shares surge in debut on NYSE

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Alibaba’s stock is rising 36 percent in the Chinese e-commerce powerhouse’s debut as a publicly traded company…

Chinese tennis star Li Na announces retirement

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China’s first grand slam singles champion Li Na formally announced her retirement on Friday…

Passenger says JetBlue plane filled with smoke

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A JetBlue airliner that experienced engine problems soon after takeoff returned to the Long Beach Airport…

UK remains united after Scotland referendum

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A clear decision by Scottish voters to remain a part of the United Kingdom…

Ellison gives up Oracle CEO role, becomes chairman


Oracle co-founder Larry Ellison is ending his 37-year reign as CEO of the business software maker…

Maui girl dies in locked car with no door handles

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Maui police say a 4-year-old girl has died after she apparently accidentally locked herself inside a car with no inside door handles…

Amazon releases a new set of tablets


Amazon has released a new set of tablets and e-readers…

Couple in Craigslist slaying sentenced to life

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A newlywed couple who lured a stranger to his death through a Craigslist ad were sentenced to life without parole..

Skeletons found ‘holding hands’ after 700 years

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Archaeologists in England have uncovered a pair of skeletons that have been holding hands for the last 7-hundred-years…

Ebola patients buying survivors’ blood from black market

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As African nations, like Sierra Leone, struggle to fight against the ebola virus with screenings like these…

Body of male found off Oyster Point

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A male body was pulled from the waters of San Francisco Bay this afternoon near Oyster Point…

Police seek suspect who exposed himself to a jogger

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Oakland police are asking for the public’s help in finding a suspect who exposed himself to a jogger in the Oakland hills …

Wealthiest county in the country

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The wealthiest county in the country that is not around NYC or DC, it is Douglas County Colorado….

Apple iOS 8 software bug affects health apps

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A bug in Apple’s new iOS 8 software for mobile devices is prompting the company to withhold apps…

Man accused of trying to aid Islamic State group

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An upstate New York man accused of plotting to kill members of the U.S. military and others faces new charges…

Baby stroller rolls onto train track

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A terrifying scene played out at a train station in Melbourne, Australia over the weekend….

Med director out at clinic that treated Rivers

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The head of the outpatient surgery facility where Joan Rivers went into cardiac arrest…

Teen charged with sexual assault on team bus trip

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[;zh]華盛頓州一名14歲少年涉嫌在一次乘坐大巴途中性侵三名同學,他於本週一被控二級強姦罪…A 14-year-old boy in Washington state has been charged with second-degree rape after prosecutors say he sexually…

China police arrest Jackie Chan’s son in drug case

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Police in Beijing have formally arrested the son of Hong Kong martial arts film star Jackie Chan on suspicion of allowing…

Audio of convicted terrorist talking to ISIS operative

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Shocking new audio from a convicted terrorist talking to a key ISIS operative….

18-year-old man arrested in connection with murdered woman

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An 18-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of murdering a 58-year-old woman last week in San Jose…

Fatal crash off eb hwy 580 causes two deaths and brushfire

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A fatal crash off eastbound Interstate Highway 580 in Pleasanton Tuesday night claimed two lives and started a small brush fire…

Aging population creates healthcare jobs


Aging population creates healthcare jobs…