Suspect arrested in murder of San Jose woman

A suspect was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of murder in the death of a San Jose woman…

China austerity plan affects mooncake sales

The austerity plan instituted by the government has affected the sales of mooncakes in China…

Samsung unveils smartwatch ahead of rival Apple

Samsung unveiled a highly anticipated digital wristwatch ahead of a similar product expected from rival Apple…

Cat found in NY with arrow shot through abdomen

A cat that was found with an arrow shot through its body is recovering at a central New York veterinarian’s office…

Kidnapper of 3 women commits suicide in prison

Castro had been in protective custody because of the notoriety of his case, meaning he was checked every 30 minutes, but he was not on suicide watch…

2nd person found dead in mobile home fire

A second person has been found deceased at the scene of a one-alarm fire in a mobile home in San Leandro this morning…

Corrections official: Ohio man who held 3 women captive for a decade has committed suicide.

Corrections official: Ohio man who held 3 women captive for a decade has committed suicide.

Oakland man convicted of murder after discussion of god

Oakland Chinese man found guilty on 1st degree murder…

SSF: Man allegedly assaults pregnant wife

A South San Francisco man was arrested Monday on suspicion of assaulting his pregnant wife…

Obama gets top Republican support on Syria strike

President Barack Obama’s call for a military strike in Syria won significant momentum Tuesday, with leaders of both parties in Congress saying they are convinced that Syrian President Bashar Assad..

SSF: Three armed men rob pair in parked car

Two men in a parked car were robbed at gunpoint in South San Francisco on Sunday night…

Caltrain raises parking fees to cover maintenance costs

Parking fees at Caltrain stations went up today to $5 a day and $50 a month…

Nyad celebrates historic swim from Cuba to Florida

U.S. endurance swimmer Diana Nyad on Tuesday celebrated her record-setting swim from Cuba to Florida…

Verizon reclaims US wireless stake for $130B

Verizon will own its wireless business outright after agreeing Monday to pay $130 billion for the 45 percent stake…

Ohio man who threatened police holds ‘idiot’ sign

A man who threatened officers in Cleveland is making a court-ordered public apology by standing near a police station with a sign describing himself as an idiot…

Gimme a break: New Android system named ‘Kit Kat’

The tech giant, which is known for nick-naming its Android mobile operating systems for smartphones and tablets after desserts, has for the first time chosen a brand-name candy for version 4.4 …

Oil hovers above $107 with jitters over Syria

Oil prices were down slightly but still above $107 a barrel Tuesday as President Barack Obama’s struggle to win support for U.S. military intervention in Syria diminished expectations of an imminent attack…

Two women killed in San Jose hit and run crash

San Jose police are looking for the male driver of a Mercedes-Benz who fled the scene of a crash that killed two women Monday morning just east of Mineta San Jose International Airport…

Drivers line up to be the first cars over the new Bay Bridge

Drivers lined up to the entrances of the Bay Bridge Monday night to get a glimpse of the newly-constructed eastern span after word came out that it would open hours earlier than scheduled…

Amazing High Speed Burst – “SnappyCam Pro”

Amazing High Speed Burst – “SnappyCam Pro”…

Obama will seek Congress authorization for use of force

President Barack Obama says he has decided that the United States should take military action against Syria in response to a deadly chemical weapons attack…

How possible US strike against Syria could unfold

How possible US strike against Syria could unfold

Chinese ghost month in the Bay Area

According to the Lunar calendar, July is the ghost month. How do people in the bay area comfort the spirits?…

Grumpy Cat wins Golden Kitty Award

Move over Sundance! The internet cat video festival has just named the top feline web videos..

Pinole: Two found dead at home, suspect arrested

A man and woman were found dead inside their Pinole home early Friday morning…

Foul-mouthed Pa. chief could learn fate Friday

A northeastern Pennsylvania police chief suspended for posting videos in which he fired borough-owned automatic weapons while shouting obscenities could soon learn whether he’ll be fired…

Relative of boy in eye attack commits suicide

A relative of a Chinese boy who had his eyes gouged out in a bloody attack jumped to her death in a well…

Snake scam slithers its way into two peninsula cities

A notorious “snake scam” has slithered its way into San Mateo and Burlingame, prompting police there to join the hunt…

Two police-involved shootings in San Jose

One suspect was injured and another was arrested in two separate officer-involved shootings in San Jose…

China fines brokerage $85M for stock market chaos

One of China’s biggest securities firms was fined a record $85 million on Friday…