New gender options for Facebook users

You don’t just have to be male or female on Facebook anymore…

Plushenko retires after injury at Sochi Olympics

From wild cheers to stunned silence, the Sochi Olympics said goodbye Thursday to one of figure skating’s all-time greats….

Facebook launches ferry service for employees

Facebook has become the latest San Francisco Bay Area technology company to launch ferry service for its employees…

China’s Li wins crash-filled 500 Olympic final

In the slippery world of short track, China kept its grip solidly on the Olympic gold medal….

Oakland authorities cancel amber alert that

An Amber Alert that was issued after a reported carjacking and kidnapping at an Oakland shopping center on Tuesday has been canceled…

App helps find lost dogs using facial recognition

App helps find lost dogs using facial recognition…

Toyota recalls nearly 2 million Prius’ for software glitch

Toyota said Wednesday it is recalling 1.9 million hybrid Prius cars globally for a software glitch that …

About 3,000 Verizon workers affected by shakeup

About 3,000 Verizon Wireless workers will have to transfer to different offices or find new jobs…

Museum hopes to excavate Seattle mammoth tusk

Paleontologists from the University of Washington hope to move an ice age mammoth tusk uncovered in a Seattle neighborhood…

Oakland P.D.name person of interest in carjack, kidnapping

Oakland police announced today that they have identified a person of interest in what was initially reported as…

Thirteen-year-old boy stops robbery in his home

Authorities in California are calling a 13-year-old boy a hero for stopping a robbery — in his own house….

Cop car break in caught on camera

It was a typical day on the Hollywood Walk of fame and you know what I’m talking about. ktla photographer victor vargas…

Interview with the lesbian daughter of HongKong tycoon

Cecil Chao, a hong kong real estate tycoon made headlines around the world when he offered roughly 65 million dollars …

Record number of Americans give up citizenship

Record number of Americans give up citizenship…

Hong Kong rejects proposal to impose entry tax for visitors

Hong Kong rejects proposal to impose entry tax for visitors…

Man charged in loud music killing takes stand

The Florida man charged with fatally shooting a 17-year-old boy after an argument over loud music says he thought he saw the barrel of a gun…

Parts of Stanford Univ. remain closed as police investigate suspicious package

Parts of Stanford University remain closed following evacuations this morning prompted by the discovery of a suspicious package…

Bus driver fired after fight on camera

Recently released video shows a fight between a Kenosha Tremper High School student and a bus driver…

Shirley Temple, iconic child star, dies at 85

Shirley Temple, the curly-haired child star who put smiles on the faces of Depression-era moviegoers, has died. She was 85….

SF good Samaritans rescue tourist

SF good Samaritans rescued tourist…

White House praises gay player’s announcement

The White House is applauding a college football player’s decision to announce he is gay…

Newlywed dies in cliff-jumping accident

A newlywed died in a cliff-jumping accident — while her husband of just two weeks looked on helplessly…

Minnesota teen steals and crashes school bus

Minnesota teen steals a school bus and crashes it at a minneapolis-area gas station…

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…