NASA: Ancient Martian lake may have supported life

NASA says the Curiosity rover has uncovered signs of an ancient freshwater lake on Mars that may have supported tiny organisms for tens of millions of years.

Eighteen LA sheriff’s deputies arrested in jail probe

At least seven current and former Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies have been arrested by the FBI as part of an ongoing investigation …

China withholds visas for NYT, Bloomberg reporters

Chinese authorities have been withholding residence visas for reporters working for The New York Times and Bloomberg…

American women are having fewer kids

New numbers from the CDC reveal that fewer women in the US are having kids….

Female basketball coach charged in sex abuse case

A female high school basketball coach in Chino has been charged for allegedly sexually abusing a teenage girl.

Ex-customers steal $650,000 of wine in Seattle

Wine thieves make off with nearly 650-thousand dollars worth of high-end vintages in Seattle…

Man linked to Mexican cartel gets 21-year sentence

Jorge Sillas was involved in a plot to kill a mother and son in Southern California who owed a drug debt.

Chinese firm paid US gov’t intelligence adviser

A longtime adviser to the Director of National Intelligence has resigned, after the government learned he was a paid consultant …

US unemployment rate falls to 5-year low

A fourth straight month of solid hiring cut the U.S. unemployment rate in November to a five-year low of 7 percent. …

Mother, infant critical after CA home fire

Fire officials say an infant and her mother are in critical condition after surviving a fire that killed her husband and two other children in California