Royals arrive in New Zealand to rain, cheers

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Britain’s Prince William and his wife, Kate, have arrived in New Zealand’s capital to cheers from locals who braved windy…

Woman complains to police about marijuana quality

Police in East Texas have arrested a woman after she called them to complain about the quality of the marijuana she…

US H-1B work visa cap reached in five days

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U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced today that it has received a sufficient number of H-1B petitions

One dead after car falls into Richmond ravine

Authorities say a man was killed when his car veered off an expressway and plummeted more than 100 feet into a ravine…

Bystander helps woman who fell on Chicago tracks

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A man jumped in front of a train in Chicago to help a woman who fell onto subway tracks…

“Deltopia” street party turns violent near UCSB

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In Southern California — an unauthorized street party ended in chaos….

Five-year-old hacks Xbox gaming system

Microsoft has bestowed the title of “security researcher” on a five-year-old boy in California after he…

Samsung adding anti-theft solutions to smartphones

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Samsung Electronics is adding two safeguards to its latest smartphone in an effort to deter rampant theft of the mobile devices…

Two-legged Washington dog charms millions with video

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A dog in Washington state has no rear legs, but he can balance enough to run on only his front legs, as millions…

Nine-month-old charged with terrorism in Pakistan

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9-month-old charged with terrorism in Pakistan…

Palo Alto woman arrested for stealing diamonds

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Police arrested a Palo Alto woman on Monday after she was lured back to a San Mateo jewelry store where she allegedly…

Broken ATM at Maine bank spits out $37,000

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Police in Maine are investigating after a malfunctioning ATM at a bank spit out $37,000 in cash to man who requested $140…

US woman gets 20 years in breast feeding overdose

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A judge sentenced a woman to 20 years in prison Friday for killing her 6-week-old daughter with what prosecutors…

Chinese actress Liu Xiaoqing to perform in SF Bay Area

Chinese actress Liu Xiaoqing to perform in SF Bay Area…

Chinese tourist abducted in Malaysia

Chinese tourist abducted in Malaysia..

Court says lawsuit over frozen woman can proceed

An appeals court says a family can proceed with a lawsuit that claims a woman was frozen alive in a Los Angeles…

David Letterman to retire from ‘Late Show’ in 2015

Late-night TV host David Letterman is retiring next year as host of “Late Show.”…

Mozilla CEO resigns after furor over gay rights

Mozilla co-founder Brendan Eich is stepping down as CEO following protests over his support …

‘Lord of the Rings’ director’s private jet joins search for missing plane

“Lord of the Rings” filmmaker Peter jackson is helping in the search to find missing malaysia airlines flight 370…

Amazon unveils Fire TV set top streaming device

Amazon is making a bid to enter Americans’ living rooms with Amazon Fire TV, a new set-top box that allows streaming of online video…

Figures reveal suicide rate highest in 10 years

Figures reveal suicide rate highest in 10 years..

Man arrested on suspicion of molesting children

A 38-year-old man suspected of molesting children for the past 15 years in parts of Monterey and Santa Cruz counties was arrested…

Gunmen kidnap two people in Malaysia

A kidnap-for-ransom gang based in the southern Philippines is suspected of seizing a Chinese tourist and a receptionist from…

Leland Yee picks new attorney

Suspended state Sen. Leland Yee has chosen a new lawyer to defend him against corruption and gun trafficking charges…

Skydiving instructor died after midair collison

A skydiving trainer has died after a midair collision in eastern San Diego county…

Microsoft reveals Siri-like Windows Phone feature

Microsoft unveiled a new virtual assistant for Windows Phone devices Wednesday as it seeks …

BlackBerry ending US licensing deal with T-Mobile

BlackBerry is ending its U.S. licensing deal with T-Mobile, saying the companies no longer have complementary strategies….

Recent earthquakes in California raise concerns

Recent earthquakes in California raise concerns…

Mountain View declares water shortage emergency

Mountain View has declared a water shortage emergency as the San Francisco Bay Area city faces the statewide drought…

Mother of Malaysian flight passenger suffers in silence

Mother of Iranian passenger on Flight 370 suffers in silence…