Microsoft slashes Surface RT price by $150

Microsoft Corp. is slashing the price of its Surface RT tablet by $150 as it fights to increase its tiny share of the booming tablet market…

Icon of China’s anti-labor-camp lobby wins appeal

A woman who became a symbol for the groundswell of opposition to China’s labor camp system scored a rare victory…

China’s economic growth declines to 7.5%

The world’s second-largest economy expanded 7.5 percent over a year earlier in the three months ending in June…

31 Asiana crash survivors return home

31 students and teachers who survived the Asiana air crash have arrived at Jiangshan in Zhejiang Province Sunday afternoon…

Oakland Mayor denounces destructive protestors

Protestors that vandalized businesses in downtown Oakland Saturday night in a protest over Saturday’s verdict…

Asiana to sue San Francisco TV station over names

Asiana announced Monday that it will sue a San Francisco TV station that it said damaged the airline’s reputation…

Photo Gallery: Zimmerman acquittal stirs protest in US cities

Protesters took the streets in various US cities on Sunday, as outrage over the acquittal of George Zimmerman…

Lottery ticket worth $2.6 million sold at SF market

A California Lottery ticket worth $2,623,314 was sold at San Francisco market…

Victims of SF shooting identified

The two victims who were killed last Friday at a jewelry store have been identified…

AP photo shows location of Ye Mengyuan’s body

an Associated Press photograph of a body under a yellow tarp near the burned-out jet was the other victim, Meng Yuan…

Parents of Asiana crash victims attended memorial

Parents of Asiana crash victims attended memorial…

Child becomes 3rd casualty of Asiana crash

Hospital officials say a girl on the Asiana Airlines flight has died from her injuries, becoming the third casualty of the crash in San Francisco….

San Jose: Police arrest suspect in four robberies

A man suspected of committing multiple daytime robberies at San Jose gas stations and convenience stores has been arrested…

Two dead after shooting at SF jewelry store

Two people died and a third was injured in a shooting and possible stabbing at a jewelry store in San Francisco…

Early morning removal of wrecked plane caused some smoke

Smoke coming from the wreckage of Asiana Flight 214 at San Francisco International Airport early this morning came from crews cutting through the charred aircraft…

Hundreds of new charges filed in Ohio kidnap case

A man has been indicted on hundreds of additional charges related to accusations that he held three women captive in his Cleveland home for a decade and raped them…

Chinese protesters against planned uranium processing plant

Hundreds of people on Friday took to the streets to protest against plans to build a uranium processing plant…

Officer charged with requesting explicit photos of teen

A San Jose police officer has been arrested on suspicion of asking for and possessing sexually explicit photos of a 16-year-old girl…

Michael Kors sues Costco over ads

Michael Kors is suing Costco saying that it illegally used pictures of its luxury bags in its ads…

Fire officials: Bug bombs caused NY building blast

New York fire officials say fumes from two dozen bug bombs stored inside a Chinatown building sparked an explosion that injured a dozen people…

Microsoft reboots with sweeping reorganization

Microsoft Corp. has decided its entire business needs a new operating system…

SF: Man shot during armed robbery in Excelsior district

A man was injured in a shooting in San Francisco’s Excelsior neighborhood late Thursday night, according to police…

Homeland Security Secretary to become next UC president

U.S. Department of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano has been nominated for appointment as president of the University of California…

NYC fire leaves12 hurt, 3 seriously

The fire department says a building has partly collapsed and caught fire in New York City’s Chinatown, sending eight people, including a firefighter, to hospitals…

NTSB: 2 pilots called for Asiana to abort landing

Federal investigators say two pilots called for the landing of an Asiana Airlines plane to be aborted seconds before the plane crashed…

Woman struck by lightning, gives birth

A pregnant New Mexico woman has survived a bolt from the blue to give birth to a bouncing baby girl…

Tree falls onto cars on Highway 101

Two drivers narrowly escaped injury when a large eucalyptus tree fell from a hillside and landed across three lanes…

Oakland: Father of missing girl arrested for child endangerment

Oakland police have arrested the father of a missing 21-month-old girl for felony child endangerment…

US gov’t records $116.5 billion surplus in June

The federal government reported a rare surplus of $116.5 billion in June, the largest in five years…

Apple will appeal ruling in e-book antitrust case

Apple Inc. says it plans to appeal a New York judge’s ruling that found the company conspired with publishers to fix electronic book prices…