Highest West Nile level in California mosquitoes

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State health officials say the proportion of mosquitoes infected with West Nile virus is at the highest level ever detected in California…

Fremont: Man allegedly involved in two robberies

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Fremont police are investigating two similar robberies that may have been committed by the same man…

French president’s ex depicts him as a “mean liar”

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Valerie Trierweiler, France’s first lady until earlier this year, paints a harsh portrait of President Francois Hollande, in her new book…

49ers most expensive NFL outing for family of 4

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The San Francisco 49ers’ new stadium is the most expensive venue to take a family of four for an NFL game…

Super real counterfeit money found in China

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Numerous Chinese cities have reportedly found some super real $100 counterfeit bills in circulation…

Asteroid will zoom within 25,000 miles of Earth

At closest approach Sunday, the 60-foot rock will pass a safe 25,000 miles (40,200 kilometers) over New Zealand…

SJ woman found dead in car was stabbed by son

A woman found stabbed to death in a car in San Jose last week was apparently killed by her adult son…

Pharmacist arrested in tainted steroid case

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A pharmacist who oversaw the sterile clean rooms at a compounding pharmacy responsible for a deadly meningitis outbreak was arrested…

Taiwan found cooking oil made from sewage

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Authorities in Taiwan busted an unlicensed factory which was accused of making cooking oil from sewage…

San Francisco Bay Area TV reporters beaten, robbed

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A TV news reporter was robbed at gunpoint in San Francisco two days after another TV reporter was assaulted in Oakland…

Chinese IS fighter purportedly arrested in Iraq

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A Chinese man purportedly arrested for fighting for the Islamic State militant group in Iraq…

Richmond police asking for public’s help

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Authorities are asking for the public’s help in identifying a man who attempted to pull a 15-year-old girl into his car in Richmond…

Southern California man sentenced for baby porn

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A Los Angeles County man who recorded himself molesting his 3-month-old son has been sentenced to nearly 21 years in prison…

Immigration lawyer charged with investment fraud

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An immigration lawyer from LA has been charged with running a fraudulent scheme that targets Chinese and Korean investors…

Girl, 5, trapped inside running washing machine

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Police say a 5-year-old Texas girl has been hospitalized after she was trapped inside a running washing machine…

SF bicyclist struck by car in hit-and-run near Golden Gate Park

A car struck a bicyclist in a hit-and-run collision near Golden Gate Park in San Francisco Wednesday morning…

Former chief executive supports NPC’s decision on HK’s electoral reform

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Former Hong Kong chief executive Tung Chee-Hwa said the universal suffrage starting in 2017 is true democracy…

SF teen boy fatally stabbed in Mission District

A 14-year-old boy died of stab wounds in San Francisco’s Mission District on Tuesday evening…

China’s top leaders remember victory over Japan

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President Xi Jinping tended to huge bouquets Wednesday as China commemorated Japan’s World War II surrender…

Baby gives thumbs up in ultrasound

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Soon-to-be parents in Pennsylvania apparently got a thumbs up from their unborn child…

Four dead in stabbing attack at China school

A man stabbed children and adults with a fruit knife at a school in central China Monday, killing four…

Dutch artist reveals giant white rabbit in Taiwan

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Following the success of the yellow rubber duck, its creator has revealed another creation in Taiwan…

PG&E fined $1.4B for deadly 2010 gas line blast

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PG&E was hit with $1.4 billion in penalties by the CPUC for safety violations related to the gas pipeline explosion in San Bruno…

SSF: Man robbed at gunpoint

A man was robbed at gunpoint in South San Francisco early Monday morning…

Video purports to show beheading of US journalist

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An Internet video purports to show the beheading of U.S. journalist Steven Sotloff by the Islamic State group…

China: No open nominations for Hong Kong leader

China’s legislature on Sunday ruled out allowing open nominations in the inaugural election for Hong Kong’s leader…

Beijing faces defiance in Hong Kong on vote reform

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Hong Kong pro-democracy legislators accused China’s central government of breaking its promise to let Hong Kong directly elect its leader…

NY impostor cab driver attacks woman

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Surveillance video showing an apparent impostor taxi driver assaulting a woman in front of her children…

Taiwanese actor apologises to public after drugs arrest

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Kai Ko apologised for smoking marijuana at an afternoon news conference in which he appeared with his parents and agent…

Teacher disciplined for threatening tweets about students

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Newark school district has disciplined a teacher who reportedly made threatening comments about her students on Twitter…