Police search for female bank robber

Investigators are working to identify a woman who robbed a bank in Menlo Park last week and who may be connected to other recent Bay Area…

Doctors urging wider use of statins for cholesterol

Doctors are calling for a lot more Americans to consider taking statin drugs to lower cholesterol…

Vallejo: 26-year-old man fatally shot outside Motel 6

A 26-year-old man was fatally shot outside a Motel 6 in Vallejo on Tuesday evening, police said….

Two arrested in alleged exorcism kidnapping

A father and son are in custody in California on suspicion of kidnapping the father’s ex-wife to perform an exorcism….

SF police want help in finding missing City College student

San Francisco police are asking for the public’s help in finding a 20-year-old man who went missing after heading to class…

Two Americans dead from typhoon in Philippines

The State Department says two Americans have died in the typhoon tragedy in the Philippines…

System error leads to Xbox early shipping

A store’s shipping mistake has put one of this year’s most anticipated holiday gifts in lucky hands….

One World Trade Center named tallest US building

The new World Trade Center tower in New York knocked Chicago’s Willis Tower off its pedestal as the tallest building…

Chinese and Singaporean researchers developed cloaking device

A team of Chinese and Singaporean researchers say they have developed a cloaking device that can make objects “vanish.”…

Dog bringing home human leg leads to dismembered body

Authorities in Washington state are searching for more remains after a dog came home with a human leg….

Bay Area donations for Philippine typhoon victims

The deadly typhoon that struck the Philippines has prompted an outpouring of support in the Bay Area…

Amazon, US Postal Service will deliver on Sundays

Amazon says it is teaming up with the U.S. Postal Service to deliver packages on Sundays…

China Singles Day online shopping hits RMB 35.1 billion

The event topped RMB 35 billion ($5.7 billion) this year, up a whopping 83 percent from the previous year…

11-12-13 popular Bay Area wedding date

Many Bay Area couples are planning on tying the knot on 11-12-13 this Tuesday, which is the penultimate date…

Worker killed by wildcat at Oregon sanctuary

The employee killed this weekend by a wildcat at an Oregon animal sanctuary was described as…

Photo gallery: Chinese protest ABC at SF City Hall

Chinese protest against ABC in front of SF City Hall…

Timeline: Chinese protest Jimmy Kimmel Show

Timeline: Chinese protest Jimmy Kimmel Show…

SJ City Council amends gun law to allow eradication of feral pigs

A growing wild pig problem in the southern portion of San Jose prompted city leaders to step in and change a gun law within city limits Tuesday…

Two plead not guilty to killing students near USC

Two men have pleaded not guilty to killing two Chinese graduate students who were shot as they sat in a parked car near the USC…

SF: Free dental screenings offered to US veterans

U.S. military veterans will be able to receive free dental screenings courtesy of the University of the Pacific’s Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry in San Francisco…

Express delivery’s gear up for China Single’s Day

Express delivery companies across China are gearing up for the anticipated online shopping spree on November 11…

Spring Airline offers Shanghai-Taipei flights

The Spring Airlines will open the flight between Shanghai and Taipei on December 1, flying five flights a week…

One suspect arrested in China’s Shanxi explosion

A 41-year-old ex-convict has been detained by police over explosions that killed one person and injured another eight…

Union seeks criminal probe into BART workers deaths

Union Seeks Criminal Probe Of BART Worker Deaths…

FDA to eliminate artifcial trans fat in the food supply

So long, frozen pizza: Trans fat in foods may eventually become a thing of the past….

Calif. thief gets away with 140,000 pounds of nuts

Authorities in California are trying to crack the case of a nut thief who made off with 140,000 pounds of walnuts…

Delays in search for missing SF General Hospital patient

On Friday October 4, at 7:15am an SF general hospital medical staff called IPU communication center saying that …

Kidnapper of six-day old baby boy arrested in China

Police on Wednesday morning arrested the kidnapper of a six-day old baby boy who had gone missing in a hospital…

Facebook to open office near Harvard campus

Facebook has announced that it plans to open a Boston-area office in suburban Cambridge, a couple of miles from …

One-month old CA boy found, father arrested

A 1-month old Northern California boy who authorities say was kidnapped has been recovered, and his father has…