Chinese student scammed out of thousands

Chinese student scammed out of thousands at O’Hare…

Ill. couple married for 71 years die hours apart

A man and wife who were married for more than seven decades died hours apart this week at a hospice in northern Illinois….

Humans caged at New Zealand zoo

A wildlife park in Christchurch, New Zealand puts the people in cages, giving them a very up-close-and-personal encounter with hungry lions…

San Francisco Bay bike-share launches in 5 cities

Commuters fed up with traffic-clogged streets have a new option to get around the San Francisco Bay region: pedal power…

Las Vegas casino seeks to evict raunchy nightclub

It says actors, some nearly naked, toss condoms into the crowd and simulate sex acts and bestiality on stage…

State raid nets 13 suspected abalone poachers

Thirteen people are under arrest on suspicion of being part of an abalone poaching network …

Oakland study finds disproportionate black arrests

A study says black youths in Oakland are being arrested at disproportionate rates by Oakland and school district police…

8-year-old US boy drives car; sister killed

An 8-year-old U.S. boy was driving his mother’s car when it crashed into a pole, killing his 6-year-old sister…

Melbourne is world’s most liveable city for third year in a row

Melbourne is world’s most liveable city for third year in a row…

Obama: Syrian gov’t behind chemical weapons attack

President Barack Obama says the U.S. has concluded that the Syrian government carried out a large-scale chemical weapons attack against civilians last week…