Mass. woman sues over sex tape with Buddhist monk

A Massachusetts woman has filed a lawsuit against five people she alleges illegally distributed a video of her having a sexual encounter with a Buddhist monk…

Parents grieve the loss of Chinese student bomb victim

Parents of Boston University graduate student Lu Lingzi, the third victim to die in last week’s marathon bombings…

Woman jumps in front of BART train, no visible injuries

A woman was taken to a hospital for a psychiatric evaluation after jumping onto the train tracks at a San Francisco BART…

SF probing alleged “patient dumping” by Nevada

San Francisco’s city attorney says he is launching an investigation into whether Nevada health officials are systemically…

Man uses infant son as shield in police standoff

Authorities in Oregon say a man used his infant son as a human shield during a standoff with deputies…

Students back in class at SF State University after bomb scare

San Francisco State University students were being evacuated because of a bomb scare Monday morning…

California man describes night wife cut off penis

The estranged husband of a woman charged with severing his penis said it was as though his life ended the evening of the attack…

Shock at 2 brothers suspected in deadly US bombing

Tamerlan Tsarnaev aspired to fight on the U.S. Olympic team. Dzhozkar Tsarnaev had been on the wrestling team at a prestigious school…

Good samaritan dies trying to help crash victim

A Vacaville man who stopped to help a crash victim on eastbound Interstate Highway 80 in Dixon…

Sinkhole swallows three cars in Chicago

A Sinkhole swallowed three cars early Thursday in a south chicago neighborhood…