Tycoon proposes to send married couple around Mars

A tycoon and space experts have announced an audacious plan to send a married couple around Mars in 2018…

Marine killed in Calif skydiving accident

A Marine from Camp Pendleton has been killed in a skydiving accident in Riverside County…

Colorado parents sue school over transgender daughter

A 6-year-old transgendered student in Colorado is at the center of a civil rights controversy…

2 police officers killed in Calif.; suspect dead

The quiet of this seaside community erupted in violence Tuesday when two detectives investigating a sex crime were fatally shot while trying to question a man who was later killed in a police shootout…

Toxicology results needed in Elisa Lam’s death

According to offcials in The Los Angeles Coroner’f office, the autopsy on the 21 years old Canadian student Elisa Lam is inconclusive. They need more tests on toxicology to determine…

Music, movie industry to warn copyright infringers

Ignore the notices, and violators could face an Internet slow-down for 48 hours…

CA police officer charged with multiple rapes

Police have arrested one of their own after allegations that a West Sacramento Police officer sexually assaulted six women ? while in the line of duty…

US census stops using term ‘Negro’ for surveys

從明年開始,美國人口普查局在人口調查中將停止使用”Negro”字眼,改用”Black”及”African-American”來描述黑人和非洲裔美國人。After more than a century, the Census Bureau is dropping its use of the word “Negro” to describe black Americans in surveys…

Ang Lee wins best director Oscar for ‘Life of Pi’

Ang Lee called it “a miracle” that he could make “Life of Pi,” a film that occupied him for four years before it hit the big screen and…

LA health officials seek to contain TB outbreak

California health officials are tracking a new tuberculosis strain that has emerged in an area of downtown Los Angeles…