SF: Police warn residents of utility payment scams

The suspects of the scams are posing as PG&E or San Francisco Water Department employees demanding payments for overdue bills…

SKorea President apologizes for US incident

The South Korean president apologised to the nation on Monday for what she described as a “shameful incident”…

SF: Man grazed in face by bullet in shooting

A man was hospitalized after being grazed in the face by a bullet in San Francisco’s Mission District on Friday evening…

Taiwanese protest killing by Philippine forces

About 200 Taiwanese protested outside the Philippine representative office in Taipei against the killing of a Taiwanese fisherman…

HK transgender woman wins legal battle to marry

Hong Kong’s top court granted a transgender woman the right to marry her boyfriend Monday in a watershed ruling…

SJ: Police arrest man charged in two home burglaries

San Jose police arrested a man last week in connection with two burglaries and are seeking the public’s help in identifying related incidents…

SF: Woman punched in face during robbery

A woman was hospitalized after a violent robbery in San Francisco’s Mission District early Friday morning, police said…

College graduates rise to the highest level in China

The number of students graduate from colleges in China has hit the highest level this year, making it very difficult for graduates to find jobs…

Burlingame: Pedestrian struck and killed by Caltrain

A female pedestrian was struck and killed by a train on the Caltrain tracks in Burlingame Friday morning…

Photo Gallery: Survivor found in Bangladesh after 17 days

The woman who was found alive in the wreckage of a collapsed building in Bangladesh is in remarkably good shape after her 17-day ordeal…

Police: Dead Boston bombing suspect buried

The body of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev has been buried…

SJ: Vehicle crashes into hospital, two injured

Two people were injured when a vehicle crashed into a building at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center in San Jose…

Microsoft buying Barnes & Noble nook business?

Microsoft is reportedly interested in buying Barnes & Noble’s nook e-book business, according to the TechCrunch…

Migrant’s death sparks protest in Beijing

Yuan Liya’s body was found last Friday near the exit of an underground parking garage. Police ruled the death a suicide…

Most popular baby names for 2012

Jacob and Sophia top the list of most popular American baby names – again. It’s Jacob’s 14th straight year at the top…

San Leandro: Two men arrested for possessing burglary tools

Two men were arrested in San Leandro Monday for possessing burglary tools…

Man who helped free Ohio women becomes media star

A neighbor who helped free three women from nearly a decade in captivity in Ohio has become a star…

San Jose police foil elaborate identity theft ring

San Jose police announced the arrest of three suspects involved in an identity theft ring in San Jose…

Malaysian opposition rallies against election loss

Malaysian opposition supporters rallied at a stadium Wednesday to protest what they say are fraud-marred election…

China’s April inflation rises to 2.4 percent

China’s inflation rose slightly in April amid concern about the strength of its economic recovery…

Human head found in Oakland recycling plant

A human head has been found in a load of recycling debris at a facility in Oakland…

Hayward: Suspect with gun escapes police gunfire

An allegedly armed suspect escaped a Hayward neighborhood Wednesday afternoon despite police shooting at him, swarming the area…

Bay Bridge officials announce plan to fix bolt problem

Transportation officials overseeing construction of the Bay Bridge said the bolt fix could cost up to $10 million…

SF: Trio escapes injury after someone fires at car

Three people, including a 71-year-old man, avoided injury when someone shot at their car in San Francisco’s Visitacion Valley…

Ohio man charged with kidnap, rape as women found

Authorities have filed kidnapping and rape charges against a Cleveland man arrested after three women missing for about a decade…

Oakland: Bullets fired in shooting damage fire station

A fatal shooting near an East Oakland fire station on Tuesday night had several firefighters ducking for cover…

49ers reach stadium naming rights deal with Levi’s

The San Francisco 49ers and Levi Strauss & Co have reached an agreement for a $220 million, 20-year naming rights deal…

Which city has the most millionaires?

According to a new report released by WealthInsight, Tokyo has the most millionaires…

Microsoft touching up Windows 8 to address gripes

Microsoft is retooling Windows 8 to address complaints and confusion that have been blamed for deepening a slump in personal computer sales…

China’s foreign trade up 14 percent

China’s foreign trade increased steadily in the first four months of 2013, rising 14 percent from a year earlier…