CA governer tries boosting ties with China

Gov. Jerry Brown will promote California to Chinese investors and seek to expand the state’s economic ties…

‘Dancing’ sea lion at UC Santa Cruz

Ronan appears to be the first sea lion that can move its body to the beat of a wide range of music, including oldies and pop hits…

Obama visiting Bay Area, protesters plan rallies

President Barack Obama is coming to town for a series of fundraisers in San Francisco and Atherton today and Thursday…

Lakers hang Shaq’s No. 34 jersey in the rafters

Although Shaquille O’Neal rarely finds himself speechless, he says he’s thrilled beyond words to see his jersey…

Big fat cat mistaken for mountain lion

A mountain lion roaming the suburban streets of mountain house could be a cause for concern…

NY Designer gets 5 years in prison

A fashion designer who was featured on “America’s Next Top Model” has been sentenced in New York to five years in prison…

85-year-old man crashes car into California home

An 85-year-old man who might have been suffering from a medical problem crashed…

Possible human remains found in 9/11 debris in NYC

The New York City medical examiner’s office says two potential pieces of human remains have been found…

Prosecutor: Researcher stole data for China

Hua Jun Zhao, 42, allegedly stole three vials of the C-25 powder compound with the intention of providing it to Zhejiang University in China…

Demand for H1-B visas expected to exceed supply

The US has started accepting petition for the much sought H-1B work visas…