Numbers show California drought getting worse

The record drought in California appears to be getting worse…

Infant teething toys recalled over choking risk

Toy maker Infantino is recalling 191,000 teething toys sold exclusively at Target because a child could potentially choke on one of its parts…

Porsche tells 911 GT3 owners to stop driving them

Porsche is asking owners of its 911 GT3 models to stop driving them because they can develop engine problems and catch fire…

Police: Swastika carved into Ore. teen’s forehead

(中文) 波特蘭一名16歲少年於2月10日遭到另外四名同齡人搶劫毆打,額頭上還被其中一人刻上了納粹標誌。四名疑犯現均已被捕…

Pizza worker caught urinating in sink is fired

Health officials have temporarily shut down a southern West Virginia pizza restaurant after a district manager…

Kansas bill would allow spanking that leaves marks

A Kansas lawmaker is proposing a bill that would allow teachers, caregivers and parents to spank children hard enough to leave marks…

$687 million proposed to help California drought

Gov. Jerry Brown and the top Democratic lawmakers are proposing to spend $687 million to help drought-stricken communities…

Homeland Security warns airlines of new threat

The Homeland Security Department is warning airlines to be on alert for explosives hidden in shoes….

House takes step toward ban on in-flight calls

Allowing airline passengers to make cellphone calls in-flight is asking for trouble, lawmakers said Tuesday as a House panel approved a bill to ban such calls…

Powerball estimated jackpot surges to $400M

Without a Powerball winner this weekend, the prize has climbed to $400 million, one of the largest in U.S. lottery history…