Police: 3 people found dead in NYC fire were stabbed

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Authorities say three people found dead inside a burning New York City apartment had stab wounds…

Apple unveils larger iPhones and smartwatch

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For the first time in years, Apple’s iPhones aren’t the star of the show. Apple unveiled a smartwatch…

Indiana couple charged with holding woman captive

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An Indiana couple who police say kidnapped a woman in July and held her captive for two months has been charged with…

Firefighters rescue kite surfer under Golden Gate

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San Francisco Bay Area firefighters returning from a training exercise rescued a kite surfer under the Golden Gate Bridge…

Families of MH370 victims face abuse

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MH370 families in China report intimidation and abuse by officials…

Cilic tops Nishikori at US Open for 1st Slam title

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Unable to play in the U.S. Open a year ago because of a doping suspension…

Home Depot confirms breach in US, Canada stores

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Home Depot is confirming that its payment data systems have been breached, and says the hack could affect customers …

Police: Man put toddler in dryer, turned it on

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A man is accused of putting a 2-year-old Maine toddler in a clothes dryer and turning it on, burning the boy…

Twitter tests shopping service

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Twitter is testing a way to let users go shopping or make charitable contributions between tweets….

Ravens cut RB Ray Rice after release of video

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Ray Rice was let go by the Baltimore Ravens on Monday and suspended indefinitely by the NFL after a video…

Whole Foods Market announces Instacart delivery

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Whole Foods Market Inc. has partnered with Instacart to offer grocery delivery within an hour for online purchasers…

Harvard’s School of Public Health receives record $350M gift

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A $350 million gift pledged to Harvard University’s School of Public Health is the largest single donation in the university’s long history…

Two deer tie up traffic on Golden Gate bridge

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Authorities say a pair of deer on the Golden Gate bridge snarled traffic in and out of San Francisco during the evening commute.

Man accused of threatening to behead muslim woman

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A man has been arrested after allegedly harassing two women with violence and anti-Islam slurs…

Global suicide rates at 800,000 per year

Every 40 seconds someone in the world takes their own life, a global tally of more than 800,000 suicides…

Nevada offers Tesla up to $1.3B for battery plant

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Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval is asking state legislators to approve tax breaks and other incentives…

Fast-food protesters cuffed at higher-pay rallies

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Police handcuffed dozens of protesters who blocked traffic in dozens of cities across the country on Thursday…

Plane with unresponsive pilot crashes off Jamaica

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A private U.S. plane with an unresponsive pilot crashed into the ocean north of the Caribbean island Friday…

Wanted: Media directors for ancient Chinese temple

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Help wanted: Ancient Buddhist temple famed for its kung fu monks seeks media directors to build brand. English…

Female student burns 80% when eating barbecue in China

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Female student burns 80% when eating barbecue in east China…

Caltrain to buy 16 cars to ease peak-hour ridership

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Caltrain announced today plans to purchase 16 surplus Metrolink rail cars that will be used to extend train…

US doctor infected with Ebola arrives in Nebraska

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A doctor who became infected with Ebola while working in Liberia has arrived at a Nebraska hospital for treatment….

SF to provide health services to undocumented children

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San Francisco public health department commits to provide health services to undocumented children from Central America…

SF: Three people hospitalized in Mission fire

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A fire burning at a building in San Francisco’s Mission District has reached five alarms this afternoon…

Great Dane’s upset stomach yields 43 socks

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The 3-year-old Great Dane was miserable and retching when its owners rushed him…

Google settles with FTC over in-app charges

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The government says Google has agreed to pay full refunds totaling at least $19 million to consumers who were…

Comedian Joan Rivers dead at 81

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Joan Rivers, the raucous, acid-tongued comedian who crashed the male-dominated realm of late-night talk shows and turned Hollywood…

Surveillance footage revealed on jail breakers killing officer in China

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Authorities in Yanshou County, northeast China’s Heilongjiang Province on Thursday released a closed-circuit television…

US dad in hot car death charged with murder

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A man whose son died after he was left in a hot car for seven hours was charged Thursday with murder in the toddler’s death…

China police probe alleged extortion by reporters

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Police in Shanghai detained the chief editor and several employees of an influential Chinese financial news site…