Tibet tour bus plummets into valley, killing 44

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A tour bus in Tibet fell off a 10-metre cliff after crashing into two cars, killing 44 people and injuring 11 others…

SF, Marin local callers must dial 415 area code

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Starting next February, SF and Marin County residents mush dial the numbers 4-1-5 when making a phone call…

Vandalism, looting after vigil for Missouri man

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A candlelight vigil for an unarmed black man who was fatally shot by a police officer was followed by unrest…

San Jose: Man killed, woman injured in stabbing

A suspect is in custody in connection with a stabbing that killed a man and injured a woman in San Jose…

Bodies of 2 women found in San Jose motel

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Authorities say the decomposed bodies of two women were found on Sunday in a motel room…

SF: Two motorcyclists die while trying to escape gunfire

Two people were killed in a shooting that ended in a crash in San Francisco’s Bayview District Sunday evening…

Year of the Horse triggers Chinese baby boom

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Hospitals in the northern Chinese city of Shijiazhuang have been gearing up for a “Year of the Horse” baby boom…

Man suspected of groping woman near Stanford University

Palo Alto police are searching for a young man who allegedly groped a woman near Stanford University…

Teen held after USC death charged with 7 felonies

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Five teenagers who were arrested for beating of a USC graduate student has been charged with other crimes…

Police: Texas boy, 7, shoots 8-year-old cousin

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Texas City police say an 8-year-old boy is in critical condition after being shot in the face by his 7-year-old cousin…

CCTV corruption probe widens

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CCTV anchor Ye Yingchun and former anchor Shen Bing are being investigated by the Chinese government for their alleged involvement in Zhou Yongkang’s case…

Shenzhen Wal-Mart accused of selling expired meat

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美資沃爾瑪(Wal-Mart)超級市場在深圳洪湖區的分店,有員工指證公司去年開始用萬年油、過期肉及有蟲米…The fast food cafeteria at Wal-Mart in Shenzhen, China allegedly cooked expired meat to serve customers…

Iraq: Islamic state on major advance

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The Islamic state’s advance is big, forcing everyone, Muslims, Christians to convert to radicalism, or die…

Fremont: Woman robbed while home with infant granddaughter

A woman was bound with duct tape and robbed while home with her infant granddaughter on Wednesday afternoon…

Tragic end after 4-day search for missing girl

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Authorities say they believe they have found the body of missing 6-year-old Washington girl Jenise Wright…

Monkeys take ‘selfies,’ sparking copyright dispute

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Monkey see, monkey do. But when a monkey takes a selfie, who owns the copyright…

Death toll from southern China quake rises to 615

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The death toll from a powerful earthquake that hit southern China four days ago rose to 615 on Thursday…

China strengthen controls on instant messaging

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China has annouced new policies to regulate instant messaging sevices in China

New technology helps eye-gouging victim

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A Chinese boy whose eyes were gouged out in an attack has been equipped with new orientation technology for the blind…

Chinese student drowns at US host family’s pool

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Police say a Chinese exchange student has drowned in his California host family’s pool…

Fingerprinting leads to serial BART burglary arrest

Fingerprint evidence led to the arrest of a suspect in a series of auto burglaries at BART stations…

Fremont mother raped and robbed at home

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A suspect accused of waiting in a Fremont home to commit a sexual assault and robbery has been charged…

China reportedly bans Apple products for official use

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According to Bloomberg, Chinese government has imposed a ban on the procurement of Apple products for official use…

Sprint names new CEO after dropping T-Mobile bid

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The Wall Street Journal said Tuesday that Sprint decided not to pursue the acquisition of T-Mobile…

88-year-old rescued from China quake rubble

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The death toll from an earthquake that rattled Southwestern China on Sunday is rising…

Video captures flash flood that swept away cars

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Amateur footage shot after a downpour in southern Nevada captures the power of flash floodwaters…

China probes automakers, technology firms

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Chinese regulators have launched a series of anti-monopoly investigations of foreign automakers and technology providers…

Porn production down 90 percent in Los Angeles

Pornographic movie production has plummeted in LA County in the wake of a law requiring performers to wear condoms…

Four arrested for crab fishing out of season

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San Mateo County Sheriff’s deputies cited four men for fishing for Dungeness crab out of season…

Apple reportedly to unveil iPhone 6 on Sept 9

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According to a report from the tech news site Re/code, Apple is set to unveil its iPhone 6 at an event on September 9…