Taiwan spies reportedly lure Chinese students for information

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Chinese media reported that three Taiwanese spies were allegedly luring Mainland students studying in Taiwan for information about China…

Reporters attacked at anti-occupy gathering in HK

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Two reporters were attacked while covering the gathering of the anti-occupy protesters in Hong Kong…

Hong Kong protesters scrap vote on what to do next

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The leaders of Hong Kong’s pro-democracy protests canceled a vote on what the next step should be…

Man gets 115 years to life for raping family member

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A San Leandro man was sentenced to 115 years to life in state prison for raping a young family member…

Hong Kong protesters to vote on staying in streets

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Pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong plan to hold a spot referendum Sunday…

Doctor found needls on Chinese baby girl’s body

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An infant girl in Shandong, China was hospitalized as doctor found 12 needles inside her body…

SF: Rain forecast during Game 4 of World Series

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Rain is forecasted beginning Friday night and into Saturday, threatening to interrupt Game Four of the World Series…

Hong Kong former chief executive comments on protests

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Hong Kong’s former leader on Friday urged pro-democracy protesters to end their monthlong occupation campaign…

China launches experimental moon orbiter

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China launched an experimental spacecraft on Friday to fly around the moon and back to Earth…

Evenflo recalls infant seats to fix sticky buckles

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Evenflo is recalling more than 202,000 rear-facing infant seats because the buckles can become difficult to unlatch…

British woman dies during Thai cosmetic surgery

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A British woman has died under anesthesia during a cosmetic procedure in Thailand…

Dallas nurse Nina Pham free of Ebola

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The first nurse diagnosed with Ebola after treating an infected man at a Dallas hospital is free of the virus…

New York hatchet-wielding suspect shot by officers

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New York City police shot and killed a hatchet-wielding man after he suddenly attacked a group of patrol officers…

Vehicle drives into Dublin restaurant, patrons injured

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Seven people were injured in Dublin this evening when a woman drove her car into a busy restaurant…

NorCal duck farm faces animal cruelty allegation

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Sonoma County Poultry’s Liberty Duck farm in Petaluma faces allegations about animal cruelty by Mercy for Animals organization…

Thanksgiving holiday travel costs up 17%

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Expect to pay more to fly out of town for the Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays this year…

Tech firm fined for paying workers $1.21 per hour

A Silicon Valley company is paying more than $43,000 in back wages and penalties to eight employees imported from India…

Average US 30-year loan rate falls to 3.92 pct.

30-year mortgage rate declined to 3.92 percent from 3.97 percent last week – the lowest level since June 2013…

China’s ruling party plans on improving judiciary

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China’s ruling Communist Party announced steps Thursday to improve judicial independence in hopes to boost legal justice…

Zuckerberg speaks Chinese, Beijing students cheer

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Facebook Mark Zuckerberg delighted an audience of students in Beijing with his recently learned Mandarin Chinese…

Google unveils app for managing Gmail inboxes

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Google is introducing an application designed to make it easier for its Gmail users to find and manage important information…

Three reportedly sick amid San Jose water contamination

Three people have reported becoming ill in a small area in San Jose after its water supply detected E coli. bacteria…

Two suspects sought in Stanford Mall jewelry store robbery

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A man and woman robbed a jewelry store in Palo Alto at gunpoint Wednesday afternoon…

Doctors don’t detect Ebola in nurse’s body

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Doctors no longer detect Ebola in a Texas nurse who was diagnosed with the virus…

White House fence jumper charged with assault

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A 23-year-old Maryland man climbed over the White House fence Wednesday night…

Ice cream truck hits, kills boy; driver attacked

Authorities say a 7-year-old boy riding a motorized bike was hit and killed by an ice cream truck in South LA…

Police find dead infants in Canadian locker

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The remains of as many as four dead infants were found in a storage locker in Winnipeg…

Suspected arson attack in Mongkok protest zone

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A man with a bottle of flammable substances was allegedly attempted to set a fire among a group of protesters…

Court strikes SF law requiring steep payouts to those evicted by Ellis Act

A federal judge struck down a SF ordinance that steeply increased payments landlords were required to pay tenants in eviction…

Warren Buffett loses $2B in two days

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Think you’re having a bad week at work? Warren Buffett lost two billion dollars in two days…