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…

Death toll in southern China quake rises to 589

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The death toll in southern China’s earthquake jumped from 410 to 589 on Wednesday…

Michigan boy fatally stabbed by 12-year-old

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A 9-year-old boy died after being repeatedly stabbed by a 12-year-old boy at a playground…

Family killed in Yunnan earthquake

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Four family members of a family of ten were killed in the earthquake in Yunnan Province…

One dead after driver hits work crew on Highway 101

A driver heading south on U.S. Highway 101 in Menlo Park struck members of a work crew Tuesday…

San Leandro police seek sexual assault suspect

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Police released a sketch Tuesday of a suspect who sexually assaulted a young girl in a restroom…

Twelve Chinese guilty of poaching in Philippine park

A Philippine court on Tuesday convicted 12 Chinese men of poaching after their boat carrying frozen meat of protected pangolins…

Troops, volunteers dig through China quake debris

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About 10,000 troops clear roads and dig residents from collapsed homes after an earthquake in Yunnan…

Ferry carrying hundreds capsizes in Bangladesh

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A passenger ferry carrying hundreds of people capsized Monday in central Bangladesh…

SF: Uber driver suffers seizure, strikes pedestrian

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An Uber driver suffered an apparent seizure and struck a pedestrian with his car in San Francisco…

Barrier lake threatens villagers after Yunnan quake

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The water level continues to rise at a barrier lake that formed after a 6.5-magnitude earthquake rocked Yunnan Province…

Salinas: Woman arrested on molestation charges

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Authorities have arrested a 50-year-old Salinas woman suspected of initiating a three-year-long sexual relationship with a boy…

Five found dead at Virginia home

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A family of five were found dead at a house in a small town in Virginia…

Palo Alto crash sends mother, children to hospital

A rollover crash in downtown Palo Alto near Cogswell Plaza Sunday afternoon sent three people to the hospital…

Premier Li: Rescue is top priority in quake relief

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Chinese Premier Li Keqiang urged officials to take the rescue of people as top priority after a deadlyearthquake hit sYunnan Province…

SSF: Man robbed at gunpoint by two suspects

A man was robbed at gunpoint by two suspects while walking in South San Francisco on Saturday night…

Unhealthiest chain restaurant food is…

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What is the highest-calorie meal you can order at any chain restaurant…