US high court denies gay marriage appeals

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The top U.S. court cleared the way Monday for an immediate expansion of same-sex marriage in the United States…

Nobel Prize for work on brain’s navigation system

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US-British scientist John O’Keefe and Norwegian scientists May-Britt Moser and Edvard Moser won the Nobel Prize for medicine…

Milpitas: Woman arrested for alleged fatal hit-and-run

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A 19-year-old woman has been arrested for allegedly striking and killing a woman riding her bicycle in Milpitas…

Hayward man suspected of stabbing his mother to death

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A 20-year-old man suspected of stabbing his mother to death in Hayward on Saturday evening was arrested…

Police: 2 men arrested in assault at 49ers stadium

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Two men suspected of assaulting two other men at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara were arrested,..

Hundreds of men break up protester’s barricades

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Hundreds of men tried to break up barricades set up by pro-democracy activists in Hong Kong…

At least 32 die in stampede during Indian festival

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At least 32 people were killed Friday in a stampede in eastern India during a religious festival…

The business of flipping luxury cars

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The market for luxury cars is growing. And it’s not just car dealers who are cashing in on the profits….

State TV reads editorial about Hong Kong protests

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China once again commented on the unrest in Hong Kong on Friday in an editorial read out on state television…

Video: Islamic State group beheads British hostage

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An Internet video released Friday purports to show an IS group fighter beheading British hostage Alan Henning…

CY Leung urged protesters to disperse after scuffles

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CY Leung called for calm after scuffles broke out between pro-Beijing supporters and pro-democracy activists…

Surge of hiring cuts US jobless rate to 5.9%

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U.S. employers added 248,000 jobs in September and helped drive down the unemployment rate to 5.9 percent…

Hong Kong protesters cancel talks after scuffles

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Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters called off planned talks with the government on electoral reforms…

Protesters and residents clash in Mongkok

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The two groups were in a tense standoff in Kowloon’s crowded Mong Kok neighbourhood on Friday afternoon….

FireChat mobile app goes viral during Hong Kong protests

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FireChat mobile app goes viral during Hong Kong protests…

Hong Kong leader offers talks with protesters

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Hong Kong’s embattled leader offered to hold talks with protesters, but said he will not resign…

Santa Clara man arrested in burglary, stabbing

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Santa Clara police are investigating whether a man arrested early Thursday morning in a stabbing and burglary…

Most ticketed cars in the US

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A new study by Insurance.com reveals the Subaru WRX is the top-ticketed car in America…

HK police warn protesters about occupying buildings

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Hong Kong police warned on Thursday of serious consequences if pro-democracy protesters try to occupy government buildings…

Thai police: 2 men admit killing British tourists

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Two workers from Myanmar confessed on Thursday that they killed two British tourists in Thailand…

Surfer loses arm in shark attack in Australia

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A man had part of his arm torn off by a suspected great white shark while surfing off the coast of Western Australia…

US, China air differences over Hong Kong protests

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The top U.S. and Chinese diplomats publicly aired differences Wednesday over the protests in Hong Kong…

Syria blasts at school kill 22, including 10 kids

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Twin car bombings near a school in Syria killed 22 people on Wednesday, including at least ten children…

China may be losing patience with Hong Kong protests

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A statement read on Chinese state media suggested that the central government was losing patience with the protests in Hong Kong…

Berkeley minimum wage increased to $10

Minimum wage in the city of Berkeley was raised to $10 per hour Wednesday…

Students protest at HK flag-raising ceremony

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A group of students showed up in Wan Chai to protests at the flag-raising ceremony that mark the 65th anniversary of the founding of China…

SJ woman struck, killed by car while walking near mall

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A 75-year-old woman was struck and killed by a motorist while walking on a sidewalk outside the Westfield Valley Fair mall…

Heat advisory issued for Thursday, Friday in Bay Area

Temperatures are expected to be highest on Friday, with coastal areas climbing to the mid- to high-80s…

Palo Alto police investigate recent spike in residential burglaries

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Police are investigating a spike in burglaries occurring in the south end of Palo Alto, including one that happened last week…

SF man arrested for slashing throat of woman

Police arrested a man after he allegedly used a broken glass bottle to slash the throat of a 25-year-old woman in SF…