Astronomers found Earth near-twins


Earth has a few more near-twin planets outside our solar system, tantalizing possibilities in the search for extraterrestrial life…

Mountain View police seeks peeping tom


Mountain View police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a “peeping Tom”

Residents worry about Candlestick demolition


People in San Francisco’s Bayview District are worried about potential health effects from the tear down of Candlestick Park…

Save Cash on Coffee


Starting this week, coffee drinkers get another option on the starbucks menu. the mega-coffee chain rolls out its version of the flat white, similar to a latte, but with less milk…

Strong dollar makes world travel cheaper for Americans

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Trips in Europe or Asia should be cheaper for Americans this year. Thank a stronger dollar…

Seven-year-old girl survives Ky plane crash


A seven-year-old girl not only lived through a deadly plane crash, she managed to walk nearly a mile to safety…

US baby snatched by gunman found dead


Detectives are trying to determine who abducted a 3-week-old infant after shooting her parents and uncle in SoCal…

Imprisoned Taiwanese ex-President given medical parole


Taiwan’s former President Chen Shui-bian was granted a one-month medical parole Monday…

CA egg prices increase due to a new law


California’s chicken farming law that requires an increase on cage sizes might cause egg prices to rise…

‘A living hell’ for disabled slaves on South Korean islands


Sea-fed fields where Kim Seong-baek was forced to work without pay, day after 18-hour day mining the big salt crystals…