California flu death toll passes 300

California flu death toll rises past 300…

NYC official: Hoffman died of toxic mix of drugs

Officials say actor Philip Seymour Hoffman died from a toxic mix of heroin and other drugs…

Girl scout “cookie monster” thief arrested

Girl scout “cookie monster” thief arrested…

Police: Fatal southwest China bus fire was arson

A man suspicious of his wife’s infidelity has admitted to setting a fire aboard a bus that killed six people and injured 35…

Members of Congress took $3.7 million in free trips

Members of congress took nearly four-million-dollars in free trips last year…

Little girl faces deportation because her mom is unfit

In Oregon there’s public backlash over a 6-year old girl who the state wants to send to Mexico to live with her convicted felon dad….

New food labels aim to make healthy shopping easy

The serving size listed on that pint of ice cream is based on the belief that you’re only going to eat half a cup….

Sen. Hernandez asked to hold SCA5

Sen. Hernandez asked to hold SCA5….

California court: Drivers can read cellphone maps

A California appeals court says it’s legal for drivers to read a map on their hand-held cellphones while behind the wheel…

Google barge to leave San Francisco for Stockton

Google’s mystery barge is heading on a short cruise to comply with an order requiring it to move from …

US reporter Miles O’Brien recounts amputation

U.S. public television science correspondent Miles O’Brien said Tuesday his left arm was amputated above…

Toddler drowns in daycare pool

In Miami, a woman was arrested Wednesday in connection with a toddler who drowned in a daycare pool last year…

Furniture maker renews warning after kids’ deaths

Lane Home Furniture is urging people to check if they own a cedar chest it stopped making nearly 30 years ago, after two children …

Smoke in planes cabin after CA landing

Officials say an air conditioning unit was to blame for smoke that filled the cabin of a SkyWest Airlines…

California Chinese Americans petition against SCA5

California Chinese Americans petition against SCA5…

Gary Locke delivers farewell speech in China

Gary Locke delivers farewell speech in China…

Boston Marathon bans bags as part of security plan

This year’s Boston Marathon will have a “no bags” policy as part of stepped-up security following last year’s deadly bombing….

Bieber’s security guard arrested in Ga. incident

(中文) 喬治亞州警方週三消息,加拿大歌星Justin Bieber的保鏢因涉嫌搶走一名攝影記者的相機遭到起訴…

Two dogs drive truck into river

A runaway pickup with two dogs at the wheel. It happened Tuesday in Tulsa near 25th and Riverside Drive…

Video released of man outside Okla. movie theater

The family of a man who died after an altercation with police outside of an Oklahoma movie theater has released…

NASA turns research to California drought

NASA scientists have begun deploying satellites and other advanced technology to help California…

US couple strike $10 million gold-coin bonanza

A Northern California couple out walking their dog on their property stumbled across a modern-day bonanza…

Santa Clara Valley water district considers seeking 20% reduction

Santa Clara Valley water district considers seeking 20% reduction…

More arrested in NYC disability fraud investigation

Nearly two dozen former new york city police officers and firefighters face charges in a disability fraud investigation…

Child dies from infected rat; family sues Petco

Lawyers representing a San Diego family have filed a lawsuit against Petco Animal Supplies Inc., saying a 10-year-old boy died from…

US penalizes Asiana Airlines over crash

U.S. transportation officials have penalized Asiana Airlines $500,000 for failing to assist family members of passengers…

US home prices rose 11.3% in 2013

US home prices rose about 11 percent in 2013….

Cleaver-weilding man tries to rob bank in China

A man who intended to rob a bank was subdued in Shanghai, China, on Thursday…

UCSB student beaten and raped by a group of men

A 19-year-old student at UC Santa Barbara was beaten and raped by a group of men this weekend…

LinkedIn to launch site in Chinese

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LinkedIn is launching its site in simplified Chinese, the written characters used on the mainland, as it works to expand in the country…