Search suspended for missing family at sea

The search for a missing family at sea may have been a hoax…

Police seek help in solving 2005 murder

San Francisco police are offering a $10,000 reward for information in the 2005 fatal shooting of a NASA engineer in the city’s Excelsior District…

10-year-old girl swallowed hair for eight years

A mass of hairs as hard as stone was taken out recently from a 10-year-old girl’s stomach after she had swallowed her hair for about eight years…

CA police officer charged with multiple rapes

Police have arrested one of their own after allegations that a West Sacramento Police officer sexually assaulted six women ? while in the line of duty…

Oldest marathon runner finishes last race at 101

The world’s oldest marathon runner ran his last race on Sunday at the age of 101…

2 adults, 2 children missing off Ca coast

The U.S. Coast Guard was searching Monday for four family members, including two young children, who sent distress calls saying their sailboat was sinking…

US census stops using term ‘Negro’ for surveys

從明年開始,美國人口普查局在人口調查中將停止使用”Negro”字眼,改用”Black”及”African-American”來描述黑人和非洲裔美國人。After more than a century, the Census Bureau is dropping its use of the word “Negro” to describe black Americans in surveys…

Ikea withdraws meatballs in 21 European countries

Swedish furnishings giant Ikea says it is withdrawing meatballs from stores in 21 European countries…

Ang Lee wins best director Oscar for ‘Life of Pi’

Ang Lee called it “a miracle” that he could make “Life of Pi,” a film that occupied him for four years before it hit the big screen and…

S.F.’s Chinese New Year parade

(中文) 舊金山(三藩市)農曆新年大遊行就將在今晚6點至8點進行!KTSF26台將全程直播這一年一度的盛事,KTSF網站以及我們的Facebook、微博也將實時發布圖文信息…

LA health officials seek to contain TB outbreak

California health officials are tracking a new tuberculosis strain that has emerged in an area of downtown Los Angeles…

Cute frog video gets 3 million view on YouTube

It’s being called the “world’s cutest frog.”And though you might not want to kiss it, it sure will catch your ear…

China female driver continued driving after hemorrhage

A female bus driver continued driving over 40 minutes after having a hemorrhage in Chengdu…

Researchers concerned about goldfish in Lake Tahoe

Researchers are concerned about a fish that’s turning into a new threat to the ecology of Lake Tahoe…

Pistorius goes free on bail

Nine days after his arrest in the shooting death of his girlfriend, Oscar Pistorius has been released on bail…

Water in LA hotel tank won’t cause illness

Authorities say a test of a Los Angeles hotel water tank where a Canadian tourist’s body was found this week didn’t find any live bacteria…

Google adds new touch to line of Chrome laptops

Google is adding a new touch to its line of Chrome laptops in an attempt to outshine personal computers running on software…

Sea otter shoots hoops to exercise arthritic elbow joints

An elderly sea otter at a US zoo has been found to have a remarkable talent for basketball…

3 dead, several hurt in Las Vegas Strip gun battle

Gunshots fired from a black Range Rover on the Las Vegas Strip early Thursday caused a Maserati to crash into a taxi…

Agency checking water after body in LA hotel tank

Health officials have issued a do-not-drink order at a downtown Los Angeles hotel…

Polytron reveals fully-transparent cellphone

The Taiwan division of a U.S. company claimed Monday to have developed a fully-transparent cell phone …

US housing dips slightly but keeps solid pace

US home construction dipped slightly in January, but is still off to a solid pace…

Sac State students make confessions on Facebook

Venting on social media web sites is common these days…but would you reveal your deepest secrets on Facebook…

Canadian tourist’s body found in hotel water tank

Police are trying to determine if the death of a Canadian woman whose body was found wedged into a water tank…

Missing Canadian tourist’s strange behavior in elevator

LAPD has released surveillance video of missing Canadian tourist Elisa Lam inside the hotel elevator…

Pistorius disputes murder charge in court

In an emotionally wrenching hearing Tuesday, a judge upgraded the charge against Oscar Pistorius to premeditated murder…

Body found on roof of downtown LA hotel

Los Angeles police say a body has been found on the roof of a downtown hotel where a Canadian tourist was last seen last month…

Microsoft’s Outlook takes aim at Google’s Gmail

Microsoft is so confident it has the Internet’s best email service that it is about to spend at least $30 million…

4 dead in California shooting spree

A shooting spree in Southern California left four people dead Tuesday, including the shooter, and several were injured…

NASA loses space station contact; but no danger

NASA says the International Space Station has lost contact with NASA controllers in Houston…