Toyota recalls 803K US vehicles for air bag defect

Toyota is recalling 803,000 vehicles in the U.S. because their air bags or power steering could stop working….

Local tourist attractions such as Alcatraz and Muir Woods reopen today

Local tourist attractions such as Alcatraz and Muir Woods reopen today

Guilty plea by couple having sex on airplane

A couple who engaged in oral sex on a flight from Medford, Ore., to Las Vegas pleaded guilty Wednesday to disorderly conduct and each was fined $250.

Newsom leads pot legalization panel

Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom says it’s time for California to get serious about legalizing marijuana and that he’s willing to put his political reputation on the line to make it happen.

NY police say teen girls had human remains in bag

New York City police say two teenage girls believed to be shoplifting were stopped as they were leaving a Manhattan store…

University police track down a mother’s iPhone

A university police sergeant turned detective to track down a mother’s i-Phone….

National Zoo panda cam online, zoo reopens Friday

The U.S. National Zoo’s panda camera is back online, but the zoo itself is taking more time to reopen…

2 Florida men mistakenly released from prison

Authorities say two men convicted on murder charges were mistakenly released from a Florida prison with forged documents…

Obama urges Congress to change its ways

President Barack Obama says the partial government shutdown “inflicted unnecessary damage” on the U.S. economy…

Congress approves and sends to Obama bill to reopen government, avoid default

Democratic leader Harry Reid says Senate leaders have reached a bipartisan deal to avoid default and end the government shutdown…