Bay Area store sells winning Powerball ticket

A lottery player in Northern California has hit the jackpot in Wednesday night’s $400 million Powerball drawing…

Pizza worker caught urinating in sink is fired

Health officials have temporarily shut down a southern West Virginia pizza restaurant after a district manager…

Facebook buying messaging app WhatsApp for $19B

Facebook is buying mobile messaging service WhatsApp for up to $19 billion in cash and stock…

Deadly car crash kills two in NYC

Deadly car crash killed two in NYC…

Lyme disease more widespread in Bay Area

Bay Area ticks carry a second bacteria, previously undetected in the region, that can bring on flu-like symptoms in infected humans, such as…

Muni fare hikes possible as SFMTA mulls new budget

Muni is planning to raise its single-ride fares from $2 to $2.25…

Olympic Loo-Loo: Another twin toilet seen in Sochi

Side-by-side toilets in a men’s bathroom caused a social media sensation last month when they were discovered …

Official: Passenger tried to divert plane to Sochi

A Turkish official says a passenger claiming there was a bomb on board tried to divert an Istanbul-bound plane to Sochi, Russia…

CA says it won’t be able to supply enough water

Amid California’s drought, state officials have announced they won’t be able to provide water to agencies serving 25 million people and nearly 1 million acres of farmland…