Airbnb raises $555M from new round of funding

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Airbnb reportedly raised $555 million new funding from Google Capital and TCV…

Yahoo hack steals personal info from at least 500M accounts

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Computer hackers swiped personal information from at least 500 million Yahoo accounts in what is believed…

Woman shoots at burglars during home invasion

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Startling security video shows a woman shooting at three men during a home burglary…

Woman arrested for running over security guard at Tanforan Mall

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San Bruno police arrested a woman suspected of running over a J.C. Penney security guard with a car…

Tulsa police officer charged in man’s death

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Prosecutors in Tulsa, Oklahoma, charged a white police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black man on a city street…

SF: Suspicious device at bus stop turns out to be rice cooker

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A suspicious device reported at a San Francisco Municipal Railway bus stop at a busy intersection…

Widespread heat expected in Bay Area Sunday

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After below-normal temperatures midweek, weak offshore winds and clear skies will bring a warming trend starting Friday…

Fundraiser set up for toddler killed by AC Transit bus

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An online fundraiser has started for the family of a 2-year-old boy who was hit and killed by a public bus…

Zuckerberg, Chan pledge $3B to end disease

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Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan are committing $3 billion over the next 10 years to accelerate basic scientific research…

China sentences activist lawyer to 12 years on fraud charges

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A Chinese lawyer who defended activists and others involved in politically sensitive cases was sentenced to 12 years in prison…

Infant found dead in car at Marshall Space Flight Center

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A 7-month old child has died after being left in a parked vehicle outside NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center…

Mountain View police seek suspect in smash-and-grab burglary

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Mountain View police are seeking a suspect in a smash-and-grab burglary in a Starbucks coffee shop parking lot on Monday…

Tesla Model S car hacked by Chinese company

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Keen Security Lab claimed they have successfully hacked into the Tesla Model s and was able to remote control the vehicle…

Charlotte under state of emergency in 2nd night of protests

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A black police officer shot an armed black man at a Charlotte, North Carolina, apartment complex…

China Premier urges development in global crises

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Chinese Premier Li Keqiang says that lack of development is often at the root of many of the world’s ongoing problems…

Samsung says replacements available for recalled Note 7

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Samsung says new Galaxy Note 7 smartphones will be available in U.S. stores starting Wednesday to replace…

Orphan goes back to China to find biological parents

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A woman who was adopted by an American family when she was still a baby went back to China in the hope of finding her biological parents…

Sellers use thick rubber bands to tie crabs for higher profit

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Crab sellers in China were accused of using thick rubber bands to tie their crabs so they can get higher price with the added weight…

AAA research finds people waste money on premium gas

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There is no sense paying a premium for premium gasoline if your car is designed to run on regular…

Son of Chinese billonaire gives dog 8 iPhone 7s

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Wang Sicong, the son of Chinese billonaire Wang Jianglin, posted a picture of his dog with 8 iPhone 7s on his dog’s social media account…

Tulsa police say man had no gun; video shows he had hands up

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An unarmed black man killed by a white Oklahoma officer who was responding to a stalled vehicle can be seen…

San Jose: Man found fatally shot near golf course

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A man was found fatally shot near a golf course in San Jose early Tuesday morning, according to police…

China home sales rises to record peak

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Housing market in China is in hot demand with no signal to slow down…

SF: 3 injured in Western Addition drive-by shooting

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Three men were injured in a drive-by shooting in San Francisco’s Western Addition neighborhood early Saturday morning…

Chinese woman thought missing was killed in hit-and-run

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Police say a Chinese woman reported as missing in New Jersey was apparently the victim of a hit-and-run…

More than 800 immigrants mistakenly granted citizenship

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The U.S. government has mistakenly granted citizenship to at least 858 immigrants from countries of concern…

Police capture immigrant sought in New York-area bombings

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An Afghan immigrant wanted for questioning in the bombings that rocked a New York City neighborhood…

Menlo Park: Driver killed by flying debris on HWY 101

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An 82-year-old man who died while driving his car on U.S. Highway 101 in Menlo Park on Friday…

How Rose Pak came into power in SF politics

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How Rose Pak became a political force in San Francisco since she immigrated to the US in the 70′s…

FBI investigates Minnesota stabbings as possible terror act

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A man in a private security uniform stabbed nine people at a Minnesota shopping mall, reportedly asking one victim…