Fake Zisha teapots selling at high price

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Chinese fake master grade Zisha teapots are selling at high price…

China remembers former party leader Hu Yaobang

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Tuesday marked the 25th anniversary of the death of former party chairman Hu Yaobang…

SF man robbed by man he invited home for sex

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A San Francisco man was tied up and robbed last week by a man he had invited to his apartment for sex…

SSF woman robbed at gunpoint on Centennial trail

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Two unidentified men robbed a woman at gunpoint on Thursday night in South San Francisco…

Man and woman shot in Daly City

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A man and a woman shot and wounded Sunday morning near state Highway 35 in Daly City…

Lanzhou water contamination likely caused by explosion in 1987

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Tap water contamination in Lanzhou was probably caused by two separate accidents at a chemical plant…

Chinese female bus driver hits passenger

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A female bus driver in Dongguan, China hit a passenger because he told her not to talk on the phone while driving…

Fremont: One-alarm residential fire kills two dogs

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A one-alarm residential fire displaced five people in Fremont Monday morning, two dogs perished in the blaze…

Fifteen injured in China train derailment

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Fifteen people were taken to hospital after a train derailed in northeast China early on Sunday…

Australia PM confident sounds are from Flight 370

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Australia’s prime minister said they are “very confident” the underwater signals they have heard are from the black box of the Malaysian missing jetliner…

Elephant at Vallejo’s Six Flags dies at 34

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Bertie Mae, a female Asian elephant who resided at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom in Vallejo, died at the age of 34 last week…

New birth policy goes into effect in Beijing

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Beijing has relaxed it’s birth control policy in February, allowing couples to have a second child if one of the spouses is an only child…

Chinese blogger pleads guilty in defamation case

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Weibo blogger Qin Zhihui, also known as Qin Huohuo, has pleaded guilty in the defamation case against him…

China rejects appeal of citizens movement founder

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A Beijing court Friday upheld a four-year prison term for the founder of a Chinese grassroots movement to promote clean governance…

Does marriage save you on car insurance?

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Think you’re paying too much for car insurance? Try getting married. That should lead to lower rates, at least according to one study…

Kaepernick: Reports of sexual assault are ‘wrong’

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San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick refuted media reports that he is being investigated for sexual assault in Miami…

China’s inflation edges up to 2.4 %

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China’s consumer inflation edged up in March as food prices rose despite signs the world’s second-largest economy is slowing…

Ten killed as truck and bus carrying students collide

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The bus and truck were on opposite sides of the freeway when the truck crossed a grass median and slammed into the bus…

Shoe thrown at Hillary Clinton during speech

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Hillary Clinton ducked a thrown shoe, expressed surprise, cracked a couple of jokes in front of a Las Vegas convention audience…

BART approves 3.7% raises for top executives

BART directors voted unanimously to give raises totaling about 3.7 percent this year to top officials…

SF: Pickup truck hits, injures boy on bike

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A 3-year-old boy on a bicycle was critically injured after he was struck by a pickup truck in San Francisco…

China sacks Zhou Yongkang’s aide Guo Yongxiang

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Chinese authorities has expelled former deputy Sichuan governor, Guo Yongxiang, for accepting bribes…

China to permit cross-border stock trading with HK

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China unveiled a plan to allow investors in Shanghai and Hong Kong to trade shares on each other’s exchanges…

Four people stabbed in Canadian office building

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An employee of a human resources company stabbed his superiors while being fired at a Toronto office building…

Toll lanes on HWY 101 proposed

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Santa Clara and San Mateo counties are considering to introduce toll lanes along the busy section of U.S. 101 freeway…

Bus accident kills 8 children, injures 10 on school trip in China

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Eight Chinese schoolchildren were killed and more than 10 injured after a bus carrying them overturned in Hainan…

Students end 24-day siege of Taiwan’s Parliament

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Students ended their unprecedented, 24-day occupation of Taiwan’s Parliament late Thursday…

Police seek female suspect in teen’s murder

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Police are searching for a woman suspected of shooting and killing a teenage boy outside of a Richmond apartment complex…

Search continues for missing boy at Ocean Beach

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Rescue crews are continuing to search for a 14-year-old boy who was swept out to sea at San Francisco’s Ocean Beach…

China sets economic growth at 7.5%

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China has the capability and confidence to keep its economy functioning within the proper range, Premier Li Keqiang said…