Timeline: Bay Area 2013 news review

Bay area 2013 news review…

Russian bombings kill 31, raise Olympic fears

Russian authorities are ordering an increase in security at train stations and other facilities around the country…

Ohio student charged with sextorion

Ohio student charged with sextorion…

36-year-old victim of Japantown shooting identified

A 36-year-old man who was fatally shot this morning near San Francisco’s Japantown has been identified as David Gilford…

Police release video of car crashing into Walmart store

Police are trying to identify people shown in a video of an Easter Sunday incident in which a driver crashed his car into a San Jose…

Man crossing Bascom Avenue killed by hit-and-run driver

A pedestrian was killed by a hit-and-run driver in San Jose early this morning, according to the California Highway Patrol….

Woman accidentally shoots sister-in-law while hunting squirrels

A woman is recovering after she was accidentally shot by her sister-in-law during a squirrel-hunting outing …

Man dressed as Santa robs bank

Police in Volusia county, Florida are looking for a man who robbed a bank…dressed as Santa Claus…

China investigates vaccine maker after baby deaths

China sent health experts to investigate a drug maker Tuesday to see if several recent deaths of babies were related to a vaccine they received…

Baruch Pi Delta Psi branch severed from fraternity

Baruch Pi Delta Psi Branch Severed From Fraternity…

Man killed in bowling alley bar fight identified as Vallejo resident

A man who died after a bar fight in Antioch on Friday night has been identified by the Contra Costa County coroner’s office…

Second opinion ordered for teen declared brain dead

A California judge has ordered a second medical evaluation to determine whether a girl on life support following…

Man throws 3-year-old son, himself off NYC roof

New York City police say a father was alone with his son for the first time since the breakup with his wife when he threw the young child…

A billionaire Chinese investor is feared dead in France

A billionaire Chinese investor is feared dead in France…

Oakland to pay back parking tickets

Oakland to pay back parking tickets….

Apple signs iPhone deal with China Mobile

Apple signs iPhone deal with China Mobile…

Woman attempts to hide in bedroom during home

A group of armed men invaded a Fremont home and demanded jewelry and cash from a woman hiding in the house…

Target is offering 10% off as an apology

Target is offering an apology…..and a store-wide sale…

World’s largest gingerbread house built in Texas

We’re getting a special look now at the world’s largest gingerbread house….

UnitedHealth drops thousands of doctors from insurance

UnitedHealth drops thousands of doctors from insurance…

Bacteria on 97 percent of retail chicken breasts

Bacteria on 97 percent of retail chicken breasts…

CA school gets TB test after student diagnosed

Health officials are bringing tuberculosis testing to all staff and students at a Southern California high school after a student…

China rejects 545,000 tons of corn from US

China has rejected 545,000 tons of imported U.S. corn that it says contained an unapproved genetically modified strain…

Bloomberg gets China press cards after tense delay

Beijing has issued press credentials to financial news agency Bloomberg’s China-based reporters after a tense delay seen as …

Ex-Microsoft manager charged with insider trading

A former Microsoft manager has been charged with insider trading, with federal authorities saying he and a friend cleared $393,000…

UK tabloid trial: Kate Middleton’s phone hacked

Intercepted phone messages from the days when Prince William and Kate Middleton were …

Worst performing stocks of 2013

Fortune magazine has released its list of the 15 worst performing stocks of 2013…

Clinton will decide on 2016 ‘sometime next year’

Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton says she hasn’t made up her mind about whether to run for president…

NYC college bans fraternity after student’s death

A college in New York City has banned a fraternity after a student’s death in an alleged initiation ritual in Pennsylvania…

Chinese cartoon producer blamed after kids burned

A Chinese court has ruled that the producer of a hit kids’ cartoon was partly to blame for the injuries suffered by two children…