Asian-Americans make historic gains in Congress

A record number of Asian-Americans will serve in the next Congress, and several achieved groundbreaking firsts in last week’s elections…

US colleges look to foreign students

A new study shows China is driving major growth in the number of international students at U.S. colleges and universities…

Enormous Midwest blast kills 2

An enormous blast in the U.S. Midwest that killed two people, obliterated two homes and made dozens more uninhabitable…

Pinole: Car falls 25 feet from freeway overpass

A driver and passenger suffered only minor injuries in a car that fell 25 feet from a freeway overpass and landed in the westbound lanes of interstate Highway 80 in Pinole…

Nestle, Chrysler announce recalls

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Nestle USA is recalling some of its Nesquik chocolate powder due to a possible risk of salmonella exposure. Chrysler is recalling more than 919,000 older-model Jeep Grand Cherokee…

US vote may create marijuana tourism

Marijuana legalization votes this week in Colorado and Washington state don’t just set up an epic state-federal showdown…

Arrest made in a rape on LA bus

洛杉磯縣週三下午發生駭人強暴案,一名智障少女乘坐巴士期間,在光天化日下被色魔強暴,當局已將涉案男子拘捕…
Los Angeles County sheriff’s officials say they have arrested a man suspected of raping a mentally disabled woman aboard a Los Angeles transit bus…

Woman fired for Obama comments on Facebook

A California woman has been fired and reported to the Secret Service for her President Barack Obama racial slur and assassination comment on Facebook…

CIA director quits over extramarital affair

David Petraeus has resigned as director of the CIA after admitting he had an extramarital affair…

Galaxy S III outsells iPhone 4S

Samsung’s Galaxy “S” Three has dethroned Apple’s iPhone Four “S” — becoming the world’s best-selling smartphone…