Five held in Spain for trying to buy immigrant’s kidney

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Spanish police have arrested five people suspected of trying to force a Moroccan immigrant to sell one of his kidneys…

Man gets wife winning Powerball ticket for Mother’s Day

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An Oxnard man made other mothers jealous when he gave his wife a winning Powerball ticket for Mother’s Day…

Oakland airport baggage handlers charged with pot smuggling

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Three baggage handlers at Oakland International Airport are among 14 people charged as part of a marijuana smuggling ring…

Family attacked, toddler slashed changing tire

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Mother describes terrifying attack on her 18-month-old baby that happened when family pulled over to change flat tire…

SF: City employee impersonator burglarizes woman’s home

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A man impersonating a city employee stole valuables after conning his way into the home of a 75-year-old woman…

Boy electrocuted while peeing on road

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A 7-year-old in Xian was electrocuted and badly burned while peeing alongside a road…

Islamic State killed hundreds as it took Iraq’s Ramadi

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Islamic State militants likely killed up to 500 Iraqi civilians and soldiers as they captured the Iraqi city of Ramadi…

Shandong police makes major counterfeit money bust

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Police in Shandong has busted a major counterfeit money network…

Indian nurse dies after 42 years in coma after rape

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A Mumbai nurse who was in a vegetative state for 42 years after being sexually assaulted has died…

Dozens injured in protests over Chinese railway project

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More than 30 police officers and 38 civilians were injured in southwestern China during a weekend protest…

San Bruno resident interrupts burglary

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San Bruno police are seeking a man who fled when the resident of the house he was allegedly trying to burglarize…

Obama gets his own @POTUS account, joins Twitter age

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President Obama is embracing short-form communication. Twitter has a new @POTUS account…

Vallejo girl allegedly made up kidnapping story to escape punishment

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Vallejo police said a colorful kidnapping story involving a red car, a girl and a green dragon tattoo is false…

Questionable Medicaid billing by 335 California dentists

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A federal audit finds about 8 percent of dentists in California treating children enrolled in Medicaid may be overcharging…

Florida: 1-year-old shot by 3-year-old brother

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Police say a 3-year-old boy accidentally shot his 1-year-old sister in the face in Sarasota County, Florida Friday…

Hong Kong lost top spot in competitiveness ranking

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Shenzhen has taken over Hong Kong at the most competitive city in China…

Boston Marathon bomber sentenced to death

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Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has been sentenced to die by lethal injection for the 2013 terror attack…

Hidden camera discovered in UC Berkeley dorm restroom

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A recording device was discovered in a restroom of a University of California at Berkeley dormitory last week…

Michigan couple welcomes 13th son

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A Michigan woman welcomes her 13th son into the world…

Bus falls off cliff in northern China, killing 30 people

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A bus fell from a cliff in north-central China on Friday, killing 30 people on board, authorities said…

China indicts detained lawyer on charge of making trouble

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A prominent Chinese rights lawyer taken into custody a year ago was formally indicted Friday…

Lawyer: Amtrak engineer has no memory of crash

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The engineer of an Amtrak train that crashed in Philadelphia says het has no recollection of a crash that killed eight people…

New Orleans mom suspected of killing kids, self

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Police say a woman shot her two young children and then killed herself inside an SUV…

Elderly man killed in 6-car crash in Castro Valley

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An 89-year-old man died after a six-vehicle, chain-reaction crash on Interstate Highway 580 Thursday morning…

High school student found shot dead near Vallejo school

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A male student of Jesse M. Bethel High School in Vallejo was found shot dead near a skateboard park…

California governor proposes record $115.3 billion budget

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Gov. Brown is proposing a $115.3 billion California spending plan that will create a new state tax credit for the working poor…

Utah child allegedly beaten to death over dirty diaper

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A 2-year-old boy dies after being beaten by his own mother and her boyfriend because he had a potty problem…

Video gamers bring in huge fortune in China

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Video game players are earning great money in China…

Chinese TV shows footage of scuffle before police shooting

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CCTV released security camera footage Thursday showing that a man who was fatally shot by a policeman at a train station…

MA: Dad leaves baby in car, gets on train

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A man desperately calls 911 from a commuter train, trying to get police to his child…