San Francisco area prices up from last year

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Prices in the San Francisco area are up 2.8 percent over the past year, according to the U.S. Department of Labor…

Body found near Grizzly Peak on UC Berkeley campus

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A hiker came across a body in the woods near Grizzly Peak on University of California at Berkeley property…

Teacher sues for alleged sexual harassment by students

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Teacher Kimberly Bohnert alleges students had taken “up-skirt” photographs and graphic video of her…

AAA: Americans ready to travel after rough winter

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AAA predicted that a greater number of Americans will hit the road this Memorial Day weekend…

China jails US businessman to 20 years

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A Chinese court sentenced a Chinese-American businessman to 20 years in prison on charges of heading a mob in China…

China sentences 24 in baby trafficking case

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The leader of a Chinese baby trafficking ring was sentenced to death Friday…

Vietnam official in Taiwan apologizes for violence

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Taiwan and China called on Vietnam to apologise for recent protests against their companies that turned violent…

SF man stabbed by six men in Tenderloin attack

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A 43-year-old man was attacked and stabbed by a group of six men in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood…

China detains human rights lawyer in advance of June 4 anniversary

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Chinese authorities detained a human rights lawyer Friday ahead of the June 4 anniversary…

Whooping cough cases up in California

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California health officials say the number of whooping cough cases is on the rise in the state…

Casino M8trix accused of allegedly hiding $66.5 million in profits

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A state commission will decide if the principal shareholders of M8trix are suitable to have to their licenses renewed…

Fifteen crew indicted over SKorean ferry disaster

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Prosecutors indicted the captain of the sunken South Korean ferry and three crew members on homicide charges Thursday…

SSF thieves use garage door opener to steal cars

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Brazen burglars stole a garage door opener from a parked car then gain access to a home…

Man sues Yao Ming for misleading advertising

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A man sued former NBA star Yao Ming for endorsing a health food products that misled public for its effectiveness…

Rare lychee fetches high price in China

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Thirty-six lychees were being sold at RMB 40,000 record price at an online auction in China…

UC Berkeley student accused of filming women in showers

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A UC Berkeley student has been charged with video taping women showering in dormitories…

Fast-food workers join strike for higher wages

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Labor organizers are turning up the heat on McDonald’s and other fast-food companies to raise worker pay…

Riots in Vietnam leave 1 Chinese dead

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A 1,000-strong mob stormed a Taiwanese steel mill in Vietnam and hunted down Chinese workers, killing one…

Arrest Made in Fatal Beating of 68-Year-Old

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New York City police arrested a 20-year-old man in connection with the fatal sidewalk attack of a 68-year-old man…

New York elderly man beaten to death

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Ruan Wen Hui, 68, was brutally beaten to death last Friday in East Village, New York City…

Kids hurt when wind blows bounce house into air

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Two New York boys are hospitalized after a strong gust of wind blew an inflatable bounce house high off the ground…

Couple jails for stealing luggage following Asiana Airlines crash

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A couple who stole luggage from diverted passengers after the Asiana Airlines plane crash was sentenced to jail…

70 dead, many trapped in Turkish coal mine

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An explosion and a fire Tuesday killed some 70 workers at a coal mine in western Turkey…

Facebook founder sued over real estate deal

A real estate developer is suing Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg over a deal…

SSF police search for 6 suspects in robbery

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Police are searching for six suspects who assaulted and robbed a man who declined to make change for a counterfeit bill…

Microsoft unbundles Kinect from Xbox One

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Microsoft will start selling Xbox One without the Kinect sensor, which cuts $100 from the price…

Adult, infant injured in San Jose apartment fire

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An adult and an infant were transported to a hospital following a fire in an apartment building in San Jose…

Sunnyvale resident fights suspect during attempted burglary

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A burglary interrupted by a resident at a home in Sunnyvale Monday…

Kerry: US concern over China ‘aggression’ at sea

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The U.S. are deeply concerned about “aggressive” Chinese action in the South China Sea, Secretary of State John Kerry said Monday…

Philippines charge Chinese fisherman over poaching

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The Philippines charged nine Chinese fishermen Monday with poaching endangered sea turtles at a disputed South China Sea…