Feds want cars that communicate with each other

Raising hopes of preventing many collisions, transportation officials say they will propose requiring…

So Cal’s ‘Bread Man’ dies at 83

John Markulis, the “Bread Man” of Southern California who provided buns to In-N-Out, Fatburger and other hamburger chains, has died…

Teen who stole chef’s car planned heist

Northern California teenager convicted of stealing celebrity chef Guy Fieri’s Lamborghini planned to commit a jewelry heist and sell the car…

Employees on leave after taking school lunches

Officials say a Utah school cafeteria manager and a district supervisor have been placed on leave during an investigation…

Powder mailed to sites near Super Bowl; 1 is inert

The FBI and other law enforcement are investigating white powder that was mailed to businesses near the site of Sunday’s Super Bowl…

Animal shelter seeks home for 36-pound cat

An animal shelter in Phoenix got an unusual addition this week…

Labrador retrievers set popularity-ranking record

The top 10 most popular dog breeds in the United States in 2013, according to the American Kennel Club’s registry…

Grandmother held for gagging child with underwear

A southeast Ohio grandmother has been charged with child abuse for allegedly gagging an 11-year-old granddaughter with soiled men’s underwear…

Governor Brown meets with water officials about the drought

Governor Brown met with more than a dozen water officials for drought…

Young daughters left in cold car as mom gets makeup done

Authorities say a woman has been charged with child neglect, accused of leaving her two young daughters in a cold car while she had her …