Obamas welcome new dog, “Sunny”!

The Obamas are welcoming a second dog to the first family. Meet sunny, the one-year-old Portuguese water dog…

California considers force-feeding inmates

If dozens of hunger-striking California state prison inmates are so close to death they must be force-fed, the method will likely be less invasive than what was used on terror suspects at Guantanamo Bay…

12-year-old girl describes frightening bear attack

A 12-year-old girl who was mauled by a black bear in northern Michigan last week says she feared for her life during the attack…

Yahoo shuts down email service in China

Millions of Yahoo China email users are switching to other emails as Yahoo China announced that it has decided to shut down…

Fire near Yosemite Nat’l Park expands, park open

A destructive wildfire on the outskirts of Yosemite National Park that is threatening some 2,500 structures has grown to more than 15 square miles…

Police: Australian player killed by ‘bored’ teens

An Australian baseball player out for a jog in an Oklahoma neighborhood was shot and killed by three “bored” teenagers who decided …

Daycare workers fired for Instagram pictures

When you drop your children off at daycare you expect the people caring for them to be professional and kind…

Report: JPMorgan investigated for China hiring

U.S. regulators are looking into whether JPMorgan Chase hired the children of Chinese officials to help it boost its …

4 dead, 1 injured in vehicle-train crash in Fresno

Authorities say four people are dead and one other injured after their vehicle drove into the path of a freight train in Fresno….

Late NC businessman’s Ferrari auctioned for $27M

A rare 1967 Ferrari owned by a North Carolina orphan-turned-millionaire has been sold at auction for $27.5 million…