Steve Jobs’ home receives historic designation

The Silicon Valley home where Apple co-founder Steve Jobs grew up and built some of his first computers is now on the city’s list of historic properties…

Two arrests made in L.A. Craigslist killing

Los Angeles police have arrested two men they believe lured a man to his death with a Craigslist ad – gunning him down in front of his son.

LED Halloween costume goes viral

A creative dad in California makes his toddler daughter a very special homemade Halloween costume.

Researchers say Calif. salmon experiment a success

Researchers are hailing as a success an experiment in which chinook salmon were introduced into flooded rice fields in Northern California.

Student accused of lighting teacher on fire

A eighth grade student in Baton Rouge, Louisiana was arrested and expelled after police say he lit a substitute teacher’s burqa on fire, in early October

US proposes rules to make animal food safer

Amid incidents of pets dying from dog treats, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is proposing long-awaited rules to make pet food and animal feed safer.

School dance contract forbids “twerking”

No twerking, no laying on the ground and both feet must remain on the floor…

UPS to hire 55,000 seasonal workers

UPS will be hiring 55,000 U.S. seasonal workers to help with an increase in volume over the holiday season…

Ind. woman who donated kidney weds organ recipient

A central Indiana woman who promised to donate one of her kidneys to a man she barely knew has married him three years after his successful transplant surgery…

Two shot outside US Navy base; gunman in custody

A former National Guard recruiter opened fire at an armory outside a U.S. Navy base in Tennessee, wounding two military reserve members before being disarmed by other soldiers, officials said Thursday…