Lawyer: Accused Harvard student was under pressure

A Harvard University student accused of making bomb threats to get out of a final exam has made…

Fed will reduce bond purchases by $10B in January

The Federal Reserve has decided to reduce its stimulus for the U.S. economy because the job market has shown steady improvement…

Coroner: Man who died was high on PCP

Riverside County coroner’s officials say a man beaten in a videotaped struggle with deputies died of the combined effects of heart disease, acute PCP intoxication and the stress of the fight…

Blind man, guide dog struck by NYC subway

A blind man who was hit by a New York City subway train says his guide dog tried to save him from falling…

Texas tries again to put drunken teen behind bars

Texas prosecutors are trying a second time to imprison a teen who was sentenced last week to 10 years’ probation for drunkenly driving his truck into four pedestrians, killing them all…

Body found stabbed, wrapped in plastic in South LA

A woman checking up on her aunt found her stabbed to death and bound in plastic inside a South LA apartment…

Woman loses 110 pounds to join the Army

Karyna Douglass was a woman with a mission….

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…