Train avoids hitting puppy tied to train track

Officials say a 78-year-old man tied a puppy to train tracks in the California desert, and an engineer had to use emergency brakes to keep from crushing it.

Governor Brown announces $1.5 billion China-California investment deal

Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. announced a $1.5 billion investment partnership between a California-based developer and a China-based investor and developer that will create thousands of California jobs…

US employers eager for new foreign worker program

As desperate as unemployed Americans are to find work, there are still some jobs that many would never consider applying…

Workers could owe taxes on their free lunch

Workers could owe taxes on their free lunch…

Postal Service backs down on cutting Saturday mail

The U.S. Postal Service says it will delay plans to cut Saturday mail delivery because Congress isn’t allowing the change…

Senators unveil deal on gun sales background check

Two pivotal senators have announced a bipartisan deal on expanding background checks to more gun buyers…

On Lok received grant to strengthen health information technology

On Lok received grant to strengthen health information technology…

Photo Gallery: Texas college stabbing

A student went on a building-to-building stabbing attack at a Texas community college Tuesday, wounding at least 14 people…

At least 14 hurt in Texas stabbing

At least 14 people were wounded in an apparent stabbing attack on a Houston-area college campus Tuesday…

Long lines as Powerball comes to California

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Hopeful Californians with $2 to spare waited in long lines as Powerball lottery tickets went on sale for the first time…