Compensation for relatives of missing plane victims

Malaysia Airlines offered financial assistance to Chinese relatives of missing passengers of flight 370 on Tuesday, but it was turned down by some…

China may ax interest rate controls within 2 years

China is likely to ease controls on interest rates paid on bank savings within two years, the central bank governor said Tuesday…

Newark: Man robbed at bank ATM machine

Police are looking for a man who robbed a person at a Newark Bank of America ATM machine on Sunday morning…

Search for missing plane focuses on Straits of Malacca

The search continued for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight on Tuesday as Malaysian armed forces focused their search on the Straits of Malacca to the west of Malaysia…

Chief Justice delivers reports to National People’s Congress

China’s Chief Justice delivered work reports to a plenary meeting of the annual session of the 12th National People’s Congress (NPC)…

Train station attackers original plan for Jihad

Train station attackers originally plan for Jihad…

SF: Boy, baby sitter hospitalized after being hit by car

A 5-year-old boy and his baby sitter are recovering at a hospital after being struck by a vehicle while walking in San Francisco…

Fremont fires appear to have been intentional

Three fires that burned in Fremont’s Warm Springs neighborhood appear to have been set intentionally

SF man arrested for shooting police officer

Police in San Francisco have arrested a man suspected of shooting a police officer on Saturday afternoon…

Powerful quake shakes No Ca

There were no reported injuries from a powerful earthquake that shook off the coast of Eureka on Sunday night but aftershocks are expected….

Oil found in ocean didn’t come from missing plane

Another possible clue to the disappearance of a Malaysian jetliner has turned out to be unconnected to the plane…

Men with stolen passports appear to be non-Asian

CCTV footage of two men known to have been travelling on a missing Malaysia Airlines plane using stolen passports shows they were of a non-Asian appearance…

Taiwan: Warning received on planned China attacks

Taiwan’s spy chief said Monday that the island had received a warning of possible terrorist attacks in China…

Passengers’ families await word of the missing Malaysia Airlines plane

Passengers’ families await word of the missing Malaysia Airlines plane…

Oil slicks found in hunt for missing Malaysia jet

Vietnamese air force planes on Saturday spotted two large oil slicks close to where a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 went missing earlier in the day…

Malaysia Airlines says plane missing

Malaysia Airlines says it has lost contact with a plane carrying 227 passengers and 12 crew on route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing…

China to restart nuclear plant program

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang annouced during the NPC meeting that China will restart its nuclear plant program to generate clean energy…

Malaysian couple faces death penalty over maid death

A Chinese couple in Malaysia is sentenced to death for starving their Indonesian maid to death…

Taiwan soldier’s death sentencing

The family of a Taiwanese soldier who died from heat stroke after intense exercise drills last year, are upset about the short jail term…

“Take Me Home, Country Roads” now a WVa state song

Singer John Denver never called West Virginia home, but his 1970s hit “Take Me Home, Country Roads” is one of the state’s official songs…

2.8-Magnitude earthquake recorded near Union City

A small earthquake rattled the East Bay near Union City Friday afternoon, according to the U.S. Geological Survey…

Bay Area unemployment increases slightly in January

Unemployment rates in the Bay Area increased slightly from December to January despite jobless numbers decreasing nationwide…

Sausalito: Man arrested for lewd conduct

A San Rafael man was arrested in connection with an indecent exposure incident Thursday morning in Sausalito…

Attempted murder charges for mom in ocean drive

A pregnant South Carolina woman who drove a minivan carrying her three young children into the ocean surf off Florida is being charged…

Americans set clocks an hour forward

Most Americans will set their clocks 60 minutes forward before heading to bed Saturday night…

Albertsons’ parent company Cerberus to buy Safeway

Safeway has agreed to be acquired by an investment group led by Cerberus Capital Management…

Mayor Quan delivers State of the City Address

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan laid out her plans to reduce crime and revive the economy in the State of the City Address…

Man denies being creator of bitcoin

Dorian Prentice Satoshi Nakamoto said Thursday that he is not the creator of bitcoin…

Massachusetts bans upskirt photos

Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick has signed a bill prohibiting “upskirt” photos of women…

SJ: 2 men charged with string of armed robberies

Two San Jose men were arrested last week in connection with a rash of armed robberies at liquor stores and markets in San Jose that occurred in recent months…