SJ man hospitalized due to carbon monoxide poisoning

One person was transported to a hospital due to carbon monoxide inhalation at a South San Jose apartment building…

Sudden depreciation of RMB affects HK entrepreneurs

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China’s yuan sees its biggest weekly loss against the U.S. dollar in more than three years this month…

Castro Valley: Shots fired on I-580 from moving vehicle

Shots were fired from one vehicle to another on westbound Interstate Highway 580 in Castro Valley Thursday evening…

San Leandro: Burglary suspects pose as utility workers

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Three people posing as water company employees attempted to burglarize a San Leandro home on Sunday…

Outgoing envoy urges China to respect rights of activists

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Gary Locke, the outgoing United States Ambassador to Beijing, urged China to respect the rights of peaceful political activists…

Top Shanxi official faces corruption probe

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Shanxi anti-graft legislator Jin Daoming is under investigation for violation of laws…

China arrests Uighur scholar on secession charge

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A prominent Uighur scholar has been formally arrested and accused of secession more than a month after being taken away by force…

Ex-Hong Kong editor stable after surgery

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Ex-Mingpao editor Kevin Lau’s condition is stabilised after surgery following a gruesome attack on Wednesday…

Richmond: Mini-market clerk, patron take down armed robber

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The tables were turned on a man who tried to rob a convenience store in Richmond at gunpoint early Wednesday morning…

Bus in Guizhou catches fire, killing 5

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A public bus caught fire was swiftly engulfed in flames on Thursday in Guiyang, killing five people and injuring 32…

Campbell: Car crashes into home, man arrested

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A man was arrested in Campbell after he allegedly drove his car into a house in an effort to harm himself and a woman…

Morgan Hill: HWY 101 blocked after tanker overturns

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All lanes of southbound U.S. Highway 101 closed in Morgan Hill Thursday morning after a gasoline tanker overturned…

Google Glass sparks fight at California bar

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San Francisco police are trying to identify three suspects in an altercation over Google glass at a city bar…

China plane lands safely after malfunction scare

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A flight bound for Shenyang City arrived safely on Tuesday after a faulty instrument forced its scheduled descent to be delayed…

Collapse of exchange spells trouble for bitcoin

The sudden disappearance of one of the largest bitcoin exchanges only adds to the mystery and mistrust surrounding the virtual currency…

SF taxi driver robbed at knifepoint in Potrero Hill

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A cab driver was held up at knifepoint by a man and a woman in San Francisco’s Potrero Hill neighborhood…

Outgoing US Ambassador calls for human rights in China

In his farewell speech, Gary Locke also called for Beijing to guarantee human rights for peaceful activists…

HK finance chief: Fed uncertainty clouds outlook

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In his annual budget speech, Financial Secretary John Tsang forecast that Hong Kong’s economy would grow 3-4 percent in 2014…

SFO: Flight cancellations, delays due to rain

Dozens of flights at San Francisco International Airport have been canceled or face delays of at least an hour Wednesday morning…

Dog rushed to vet after eating potentially poisoned meatball

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One dog in San Francisco’s Twin Peaks neighborhood has been rushed to a vet after eating a potentially poisoned meatball…

Belmont: Subway sandwich shop robbed at gunpoint

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A Subway sandwich shop in Belmont was robbed at gunpoint on Monday night…

Assailant hacks ex-Hong Kong editor with cleaver

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Kevin Lau, the former editor of Mingpao, is in critical condition after being hacked Wednesday by an assailant with a meat cleaver…

Rowdy behavior by Chinese drivers

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Videos show some rowdy behavior by Chinese drivers…

Shanxi mayor dismissed amid corruption charges

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The mayor of Luliang city in Shanxi, China has been suspended of duties due to accusations that he bought his way in to the mayoral office…

SSF man beaten, robbed in residential area

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A man was beaten and robbed in a South San Francisco neighborhood early Tuesday morning…

Samsung unveils phone with heart-rate monitor

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Samsung new Galaxy S5 smartphone has a built-in heart-rate sensor and a 16 megapixel camera…

China leader’s stroll in Beijing alley sparks buzz

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Chinese President Xi Jinping braved Beijing’s choking smog Tuesday, making an unannounced visit to a trendy alley…

SF: Four arrested in deadly home invasion robbery

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Police arrested four people in the past week in connection with a murder in San Francisco’s Portola District from last November…

Poisonous meatballs found in SF neighborhoods

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Pet owners are advised to be on alert after poisonous meatballs, similar to hundreds found last July…

Dalai Lama asks for more compassion in business

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The Dalai Lama bought his spiritual message of compassion Monday to about 4,000 people at Santa Clara University…