China to bid for 2022 winter Olympics

The Chinese Olympic Committee held a press conference in Sochi, Russia, on Saturday to reveal the latest progress …

Rice recalled after skin reactions in children

The Food and Drug Administration is warning against eating Uncle Ben’s rice products served at schools, restaurants…

Chinese community holds vigil for slain family in Cypress

Chinese community holds vigil for slain family in Cypress….

Starbucks: ‘Dumb Starbucks’ store not OK

Starbucks says it’s trying to contact the people responsible for a “Dumb Starbucks” store that…

Woman breastfeeds newborn puppy

A photo of a woman breast-feeding a puppy is circulating on the internet…

Subway to remove controversial chemical from bread

Sandwich chain Subway says it is removing a controversial chemical from its breads…

Calif. woman gets credit offer with sexual slur

An international honor society and Bank of America are apologizing for a sexual slur used in a letter offering a credit card…

Google makes statement about Russian anti-gay law

As the Winter Games get underway in Sochi, Google Inc. is quietly but vibrantly adding its voice…

Olympic Loo-Loo: Another twin toilet seen in Sochi

Side-by-side toilets in a men’s bathroom caused a social media sensation last month when they were discovered …

Sochi opening ceremony bump

The opening ceremony for the Sochi Games hit a bump when only four of the five Olympic Rings materialized in a wintry opening scene….s

16-pound Daly City baby could be California’s largest

16-pound Daly City baby could be California’s largest…

Couple charged after girl dies from drinking soda

An East Tennessee couple is charged with murder in the death of the man’s 5-year-old daughter after an autopsy…

Charles Schwab brokerage to move 1,000 jobs out of SF

A well-known San Francisco-based banking and brokerage company is planning to move about 1,000 jobs out of …

School apologizes for black history lunch menu

Officials at a Northern California private school are apologizing after a controversial lunch menu option ….

“Jeopardy!” winner Arthur Chu faces controversy

“Jeopardy!” winner Arthur Chu faces controversy…

Firefighter handcuffed at So Cal crash scene

‘A firefighter responding to a Southern California crash site was handcuffed and held in a patrol car for failing to …

Much needed rain, snow comes to California

Drought-stricken California is getting some help from the weather, although forecasters say the rain …

Family’s murder leaves few clues

Cyress family’s murder leaves few clues…

Spanish cargo ship slams into jetty in SW France

A military helicopter evacuated the crew of a Spanish cargo ship that slammed into a jetty and split in two in choppy Atlantic Ocean…

Airlines’ concern over possible toothpaste bombs before Olympics

The United States is advising airlines with direct flights to Russia to be aware of the possibility that explosive materials …

San Jose police bust illegal nightclub

Police have arrested the owner of an illegal nightclub in an industrial area of San Jose that served alcohol…

Indiana man glad over son’s return after 18 years

A central Indiana man says he quickly recognized his son when he saw him for the first time since his mother…

Woman gets car stolen while helping crash victim

A good samaraitan is relieved to have her car back after it was stolen as she did a good deed….

CVS drugstores will stop selling tobacco products

CVS Caremark is kicking the habit of selling tobacco products at its more than 7,600 drugstores nationwide…

SF supervisors introduce soda tax measure

SF supervisors introduce soda tax measure…

FBI: Kids forced into prostitution for Super Bowl

The FBI and dozens of law enforcement agencies rescued 16 juveniles during an operation that targeted forced prostitution…

Hoffman withdrew $1200 day before death

Oscar-winning actor Philip Seymour Hoffman withdrew $1,200 in six ATM transactions in about an hour the day before …

Timeline: Facebook turns 10 today

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Timeline: Facebook turns 10 today…

Allegations in viral YouTube video lead to charges

A former Southern California educator was jailed on felony charges that could send her to prison for life after a former female student…

Possible data breach at hotels in eight states

A nationwide hotel operator says it’s investigating a suspected data security breach that may have compromised credit and debit card …