San Mateo County approves new food safety inspection placards

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The San Mateo County Board of Supervisors approved a new program for restaurant placards Tuesday…

Taiwan not among 57 charter members of China’s Asian Bank

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China announced the 57 intended charter members of the proposed Chinese-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank…

China’s slowdown deepens, stepping up pressure on Beijing

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China’s economic growth slumped to a six-year low as manufacturing and retail sales cooled in the first quarter…

400 migrants presumed dead in Libya shipwreck

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An estimated 400 people are believed to have drowned, only nine bodies had recovered…

SF: Man robbed, car stolen after chasing suspects

A man was robbed of his laptop and then had his car stolen when he chased after the suspects in San Francisco…

Video shows Arizona officer ramming into robbery suspect

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Dramatic dash-cam video shows an Arizona police officer using his cruiser to ram an armed suspect…

Ex-NFL player Aaron Hernandez convicted of 1st-degree murder

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Former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez was found guilty Wednesday of first-degree murder…

Good Samaritan’s car stolen after she stops at crash

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A suspected car thief stole the car of a woman who had stopped to help him after he crashed his car…

Numerous protests against police brutality in Bay Area

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Six police brutality protesters were arrested on the western span of the Bay Bridge Tuesday afternoon…

Beijing supercar crash sparks fury

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The parents of the two drivers who were involved in the supercar crash in Beijing denied they are rich or have government background…

Livestock feed found in dietary supplement in China

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Livestock feed was being used as ingredient in dietary supplements in China…

US apartment rents expected to rise again

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Despite a surge in apartment construction, rents are projected to rise yet another 3.3 percent this year…

Milpitas: Female driver hits bicyclist and flees

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A female motorist suspected of striking and badly injuring a bicyclist and crashing into a miniature golf course…

China frees 5 women’s rights activists after month detention

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Chinese authorities have released five women’s rights campaigners whose detentions for more than a month…

Man suspected of recording students inside bathroom

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A woman walking along an Arizona canal with her 18-month-old twin boys stopped to bat away a bee…

PA mom allegedly leaves disabled son in woods

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A woman accused of dumping her quadriplegic son in the woods so she could visit her out-of-state boyfriend…

Asiana plane skids off runway in Japan

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An Asiana Airlines plane skidded off a runway after landing inJapan, about 20 people were injured…

Volunteer deputy charged in shooting death

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A volunteer law enforcement officer was charged in the death of a man who was fatally shot as he lay on the ground…

SJ: Man who threatens to jump from freeway overpass is arrested

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A man who threatened to jump from an overpass at a major San Jose freeway interchange was arrested…

Mom charged after boy, 2, falls into cheetah pit at Ohio zoo

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A woman accused of holding her 2-year-old son over a railing at a Cleveland zoo when he fell into a cheetah exhibit…

Chinese model citizen transform from male to female

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A Chinese man, who had won an award for taking care of his mother, has made her first public appearance as a woman…

China super-rice grower blames fungus for low harvest

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Super-rice grower in China are suffering low harvest due to the spread of fungus disease…

China limits mainland travel to Hong Kong to cool tensions

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Chinese authorities curbed some travel from mainland China to Hong Kong on Monday to cool tensions…

San Leandro: Man injured after car crashes into building

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A 76-year-old man suffered moderate injuries after he drove his car into a building in San Leandro…

Sen. Marco Rubio tells donors he is running for White House

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Marco Rubio, 43, told top donors he is running for the Republican nomination in the 2016 race for the White House…

China tries former state oil boss on corruption charges

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A top official who led China’s biggest petroleum company went on trial Monday on charges of corruption and abuse of power…

Bakersfield man held after little boy slapped on video

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A surveillance video from a Bakersfield convenience store showed a toddler being knocked down with a slap to the face…

German mother of 13 pregnant with quadruplets at age 65

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A 65-year-old German mother of 13 is getting ready to give birth again – this time to quadruplets….

Ohio 3-year-old boy shoots and kills baby

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A 3-year-old boy picked up an unattended gun inside an Ohio home and it went off, killing a 1-year-old boy…

One dead in shooting at North Carolina college

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The man wanted in the shooting death of the print shop director at a community college in North Carolina was arrested…