Zoo panda cub Bao Bao goes on view Jan. 18

The National Zoo’s giant panda cub Bao Bao will make her public debut Jan. 18 after her fans have watched her grow for months on the popular panda cams online…

Chinese hackers attack govt election website

(中文) 美國新聞調查組織”公共誠信中心”週二發表報告指,今年10月美國政府關閉期間,中國黑客曾入侵了聯邦選舉委員會的網站…

Police: Visalia man strangled stepson with cord

A 32-year-old Central California man has admitted strangling his stepson to death with an electrical cord and then hiding the boy’s body in Sequoia National Park…

Harvard student accused of making campus bomb hoax

Federal prosecutors say a Harvard University student trying to get out of taking a final exam made the bomb threats…

Google’s top searches peer into society’s mindset

Death, devices and celebrity drove the quest for more information on Google’s search engine this year…

AP survey: US income gap is holding back economy

The growing gap between the richest Americans and everyone else isn’t bad just for individuals. It’s hurting the U.S. economy…

Doomsday minister Harold Camping dead at 92

The California preacher who used his evangelical radio network and thousands of billboards to broadcast the end of the world has died at age 92…

LA DUI suspect held in deadly 7-car crash

LA police are investigating reports that a suspected drunken driver bought beer just minutes after a collision involving seven vehicles that left a woman dead…

US immigrants wary of health insurance

Many immigrant families hesitate to apply for government-subsidized health insurance under President Barack Obama’s health care law…

Officials: 6 Americans killed in Afghanistan crash

Six U.S. service members were killed Tuesday when a helicopter with engine trouble crashed in southern Afghanistan…