Autopsy: California mother died from head blows

An autopsy report says a woman found in a family friend’s burning home near San Diego after the friend fled with her daughter…

Death sentence for man who killed toddler

A Beijing court on Wednesday convicted a man of murder and sentenced him to death for hurling a toddler…

China tries ex-banker with many homes on ID fakery

A former Chinese banking official accused of amassing a real estate empire of at least 45 properties…

Bedbugs found on China’s high speed train

Bedbugs have made an appearance on the Beijing-Shanghai High Speed Railway…

Ex-broker pleads guilty to role in Qualcomm trades

A former stockbroker has pleaded guilty in San Diego to a role in alleged insider trading by a former…

Washington twins accused of trying to kill their father

Twin brothers are in jail in Washington State, accused of trying to burn their father alive…

Microsoft unveils new Surface, fixes shortcomings

Microsoft refreshed its Surface tablet computers Monday, giving them longer battery life and better..

NY seeks to delete phony online reviews

New York’s attorney general is trying to dismantle what he calls a system of creating false online review for products and services…

Fourteen panda cubs in China play together

The 14 panda cubs, born between July and September this year, are currently being raised in two delivery rooms …

Facebook allowed in Shanghai free-trade zone

Facebook is banned in nearly all of china by the communist government….

China: Two toddlers found dead in a washing machine

Two little sisters were found dead in a washing machine at home on Saturday in east China’s Jiangxi Province….

Abercrombie settles Ca suits over head scarves

Trendy clothing retailer Abercrombie & Fitch has agreed to make religious accommodations to its policy governing…

Hawaii man: Duct tape used in theft of 23 goats

More than 20 goats were stolen from a Hawaii farm, and the owner says the thieves used duct tape to keep the animals from making noise….

Blackberry to be acquired for $4.7 billion

Struggling smartphone maker blackberry has plans to become a private company…

Tycoon plans $8 billion Chinese Hollywood

China’s richest man plans to spend 50 billion yuan ($8.2 billion) to build the country’s version of Hollywood in the northeastern city of Qingdao…

Website offers $16,000 for hacking iPhone 5s

A new website is offering 16 thousand dollars to the first person who successfully hacks the touch ID sensor on the new iPhone 5s….

UC Berkeley graduate injured in Kenya mall attack

A 26-year-old woman from San Diego was among those wounded when armed gunmen attacked a shopping mall…

Kenyan attack death toll hits 68, few hostages remain

Kenya’s interior minister says officials are “very certain” that there are few, if any, hostages left in an upscale shopping mall in Nairobi…

SB lanes reopen on hwy 101 after apparent suicide

An apparent suicide briefly shut down U.S. Highway 101 in both directions in Novato this morning, according to the California Highway Patrol….

New iPhone’s fingerprint sensor works for dogs

You’ll have to be doggedly clever to unlock Mike Linden’s new iPhone 5S…

Hotels G to expand its lifestyle brand in SF

Hotels G to expand its lifestyle brand. To Suzhou, Hong Kong, Thailand, San Franciscoand Shenzhen by 2015…

US college student helps pay tuition by eating

A U.S. university student is eating his way through school ?competitively….

Priest stops wedding over videographers

Talk about awkward. Cameras captured the moment when a priest stopped a wedding to tell the photographer to back off…

Worker speaks about life-saving CHP officer

A California man credits a quick-thinking highway patrol officer for saving his life….

China amusement park accident

(中文) 9月15日,陝西西安秦嶺歡樂世界遊樂場三名遊客在玩”極速風車”被從半空中甩出受傷。經調查,事故原因為設備操作…

Burglary suspect falls through ceiling

San Francisco police have arrested a suspected bank burglar after he fell through the ceiling of an apartment and into someone’s bedroom….

Apple started selling new iPhones in China

Apple Inc. started selling two new iPhone models in the Chinese mainland on Friday, the first time the market has been included…

New law increases restraining order period for stalkers

New California law increased restraining order period for stalkers…

Fund for honest Boston homeless man raises $100k

A fund set up for a Boston homeless man who turned in a backpack he found filled with more than $40,000…

Pa. woman sues airline: Husband’s ashes are gone

A suburban Philadelphia woman is suing US Airways, saying her husband’s ashes disappeared from her luggage…