Drive-by shooting in Sacramento, 6 injured

California authorities are investigating a drive-by shooting Saturday night in Sacramento County…

Teen victim of Calif. raceway crash remembered

Two people are dead after a crash at a California raceway…

Woman killed, child raped in NY mall carjacking

Police have accused a man of fatally stabbing a school librarian and raping her child after carjacking them at a central New York mall…

Number of pigs in Shanghai river rises to 8,354

The number of dead pigs found in a Shanghai river that provides drinking water to the Chinese financial hub has risen to 8,354…

Boeing official: resuming 787 flights up to FAA

Boeing says it has made changes to the battery system on its Dreamliner 7-87 aircraft that should allow the planes to resume passenger flights…

2nd Carnival cruise has problems

Carnival Cruise Lines says one of its ships has experienced problems during a cruise, the second such incident this week…

Li Keqiang endorsed as new Chinese premier

Li Keqiang was endorsed as Chinese premier Friday morning at a meeting of the ongoing first session of the 12th National People’s Congress…

Government says more than 2,000 released from jail

The Obama administration is reversing itself — and it’s acknowledging to Congress that it did, in fact, release more than 2,000…

Coca-Cola to shut down Sacramento bottling plant

Coca-Cola Co. says it plans to close a Sacramento bottling and distribution facility it bought just two months…

Woman found dead inside car in Sacramento River

Authorities have recovered the body of a woman who told an emergency dispatcher she was inside a car that went into the Sacramento River…

California skydiver hits the ground and survives

A California skydiver hits the ground at 30-miles-an-hour and lives to tell the story.The fall was caught on camera…

Xi Jinping elected President of People’s Republic of China

Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, was elected President of the People’s Republic of China…

Daycare worker accused of drugging children in her care

A pre-school teacher in California is in trouble for allegedly drugging children left in her care…

A suicidal man rescued from top of ledge

Sheriffs deputies in Sacramento, California pulled a suicidal man from the ledge of a hospital parking garage Monday…

Argentine Jorge Bergoglio elected Pope Francis

Argentine Jorge Bergoglio elected Pope Francis

California mortuary buries wrong woman

A mortuary in Inglewood has acknowledged it made a mistake by putting a woman in the wrong casket and burying her…

LA archdiocese settles 4 sex abuse cases for $10M

The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Los Angeles will pay nearly $10 million to settle four cases…

14 year-old facing charges for shooting parents

A 14 year-old in Washington state is facing charges for shooting his parents…

Google pays $7M fine to settle Wi-Fi privacy case

Google will pay a $7 million fine to settle a multistate investigation into the Internet search leader’s interception of emails…

Rodman plans to vacation with North Korean leader

Former professional basketball star Dennis Rodman says he plans to return to North Korea to vacation with Kim Jong Un…

Lawyers: Close hearing in Canada body parts case

Lawyers for the Canadian porn actor who is accused of dismembering his Chinese lover and mailing the body parts to political parties…

China pulls out 5,916 pigs from Shanghai river

The number of dead pigs found floating in a river flowing into Shanghai has reached nearly 6,000…

Navy: 3 dead in E. Wash. military plane crash

A U.S. Navy aircraft from Naval Air Station Whidbey Island crashed in Washington state on Monday morning…

Harvard explains searching deans’ email accounts

Harvard University administrators have issued an explanation for their efforts to secretly search the emails of 16 deans…

One dead after So. CA boat race

Storm-churned seas during a sailing race off Southern California smashed a boat into island rocks, leaving one sailor dead…

Six teens killed in Ohio crash

Police say eight people were crammed in an S-U-V Sunday when it hit a guardrail, flipped over and landed in a pond…

China plans to abolish Ministry of Railways

People took pictures in front of the main building of the Ministry of Railway in downtown Beijing on Monday as the institution will not exist in the future.

2,800 pigs dumped in Shanghai river raises concern

A surge in the dumping of dead pigs upstream from Shanghai ?with more than 2,800 carcasses floating into the financial hub through Monday …

Tubby tabby finds home with couple, fellow fat cat

A St. Louis-area animal shelter has found a home for a 37-pound (16.7-kilogram) cat named Biscuit…

100-plus fall ill while on Caribbean cruise

A cruise ship has returned to South Florida after concluding a Caribbean voyage that saw more than a hundred people develop a gastrointestinal illness on board…