California is taking a gamble on Powerball

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The state lottery commission voted today (Thursday) to bring the popular game to California…

Gay marriage cases could see Supreme Court action

The running fight over gay marriage is shifting from the ballot box to the Supreme Court…

Who else has been duped by The Onion ?

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China’s Communist Party media’s pick up of Kim Jung Eun are not the first to be duped by The Onion. Here are other memorable instances…

“Climate Clock” to be Silicon Valley landmark

For the next 10 months, visitors to San Jose City Hall will be greeted by a 10-foot-tall working model of a planned “Climate Clock” sculpture…

Two tickets strike gold in record US lottery prize

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Two ticket holders will share the highest Powerball jackpot ever, and the second-largest top prize in U.S. lottery history…

Program helping homeowners with foreclosure ends Dec. 31

在強制拍賣程序中,因貸款機構失當行為而蒙受損害的法拍屋(銀主盤)業主,追討賠償的援助措施年底便結束…

New Jersey’s storm damage nearly $37 billion

Gov. Chris Christie says Superstorm Sandy caused $36.8 billion in damage in New Jersey…

China media fooled by western satire

The U.S.-based comedy website The Onion voted North Korean leader Kim Jong Un the “Sexiest Man Alive” for 2012…

Three San Jose residents killed in Highway 152 crash

Three San Jose residents were killed in a crash involving a big-rig on state Highway 152 in Madera County Tuesday morning…

Microsoft attacks Google’s holiday marketing

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Microsoft is trying to skewer Google as a lousy holiday shopping guide in its latest attempt to divert more traffic to its Bing search engine…