US appeals court deals blow to health law

Two federal appeals courts issued contradictory rulings on a key financing issue over President Obama’s health care law…

Taiwan plane crash pilot set to retire

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The pilot of the plane that crashed in Penghu Island in Taiwan had extensive flying experience…

Apple’s fiscal 3Q earnings top analyst forecasts

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Earnings topped analysts’ projections for the period as Apple Inc. sold 35.2 million iPhones…

Grown man in China looks like a child

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A 29-year-old man in Henan, China is often mistaken as a child labor due to his youthful looks…

Shooting in S.F. Bayview District

Shooting is reported in San Francisco’s Bayview District Tuesday afternoon…

China meat scandal hits Starbucks, Burger King

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A suspect meat scandal in China engulfed Starbucks and Burger King on Tuesday…

Xiaomi releases new phone

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China’s phone company Xiaomi has released a new phone call Mi 4 that looks a lot like the Apple iPhone…

Charges for SF woman who allegedly stole money from 8-year old girl

A woman who allegedly robbed an 8-year-old girl selling candy in San Francisco faced charges…

Trains collide in South Korea; 1 dead, dozens hurt

Two passenger trains collided head-on in eastern South Korea, killing one passenger and injuring dozens…

Man accused of impersonating police

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A man who dressed and acted like a police officer and allegedly coerced immigrants into sex acts…

Fruit sold at Costco, Trader Joe’s recalled

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Fruit sold through Costco, Trader Joe’s and other retailers has been recalled due to possible bacteria contamination…

Silent march mourns couple killed in MH 17 crash

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Hundreds of mourners walked silently to commemorate a couple who killed in the latest Malaysia Airlines plane crash…

Worms found in food processing plant in Chongqing

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Worms were found in tofu at a food processing plant in Chongqing, China…

Gang of boys confesses to killing 8-year-old boy in China

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An 8-year-old boy was beaten to death by a group of boys in Hebei, China…

San Bruno karaoke bar’s liquor license suspended

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The California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control on Friday ordered the indefinite suspension of Paper Moon…

Oakland: 9-year-old girl injured in shooting near park

A 9-year-old girl was injured in a shooting Saturday evening while she was playing in Lowell Park in West Oakland…

Highway collision in China kills at least 43

The death toll from the collision between a bus and a truck loaded with flammable liquid rose to 43…

Alibaba plans IPO after Labor Day

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The highly anticipated IPO by Alibaba will push back until after the Labor Day holiday…

All walks of life among Malaysia plane passengers

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International passengers from all walks of life, from a prominent AIDS researcher and soccer fans to a nun and a florist…

SF robber who targeted Asian elderly arrested

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Police have arrested a man believed to have committed multiple robberies in SF’s Chinatown…

Woman loses relatives in 2 Malaysia air disasters

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In an almost incomprehensible twist of fate, an Australian woman lost relatives in both Malaysia Airlines plane disasters…

Malaysia Airlines pays relatives $5000 for expenses

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Malaysia Airlines will give a cash payment to family members of passengers and crew onboard Flight 17…

Man arrested at SFO for posing as TSA agent

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A man was arrested at SFO for allegedly impersonating a security officer and screening women in a private room…

Sunnyvale: One killed, four injured in HWY 101 crash

One person was killed in an accident that injured four others on U.S. Highway 101 in Sunnyvale Friday morning…

Malaysia says jetliner did not make distress call

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The Malaysia Airlines jetliner that went down in Ukraine did not make any distress call…

MH 17 passenger’s tragic last Facebook post

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Dutchman Cor Pan posted a photo of the doomed Malaysia Airline Fight 17 on Facebook before its departure…

China girl falls to her death over nude pictures

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A teenage girl fell to her death two months ago in Chongqiang, China over her nude pictures…

Obama: Downed jet in Ukraine a ‘terrible tragedy’

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Obama says the U.S. is working to determine whether any American citizens were on board…

Bay Area home sales slightly up in June

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Bay Area home sales were slightly up in June but remained below long-term levels…

Both sides in Ukraine deny shooting down plane

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Both the president of Ukraine and a separatist leader denied shooting anything down Thursday…