Big-rig driver chokes on food, causes fatal accident

Two people were killed Thursday morning when a big-rig driver choked on food and lost consciousness…

Exclusive: Allan Pan’s family interview

Exclusive interview with Allan Pan’s family…

US woman’s camera washes ashore in Taiwan

A Georgia woman has been reunited with her camera and photos after the camera she lost during a 2007 trip…

Brazilian doctor suspected of killing patients

Brazil’s health ministry says a doctor is suspected of killing seven terminally ill patients in a southern Brazilian hospital…

NJ police: ‘Emaciated’ boy and dead mother found

Police in northern New Jersey found an emaciated 4-year-old boy in an apartment with the body of his mother…

North Korea cuts last military hotline to South

North Korea said Wednesday it was cutting off a key military hotline with South Korea amid high tensions between the two sides…

China: Phone pole pierces bus window on camera

The driver was behind the wheel of a bus carrying 26 passengers when a collapsed lamppost smashed through the windshield…

Caltrans investigates broken Bay Bridge rods

Transportation officials are investigating why nearly three dozen threaded steel rods on the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge snapped…

Sea lion pup checks into 5-star hotel

A sea lion crashes breakfast at a five-star hotel in southern California…

China’s first lady sparks homegrown fashion frenzy

New Chinese first lady Peng Liyuan’s choice of attire has sparked a flurry of excitement over an independent homegrown label…