Obama proposes new system for rating colleges

President Barack Obama is calling for a new government rating system for colleges that will judge schools on affordability…

Naked man washing car in driveway

It started as a naked guy washing his car…

Tourists, residents flee huge fire near Yosemite

A Northern California wildfire grew overnight to more than three times the size of the city of San Francisco as it spread inside the border of Yosemite National Park…

Ohio man declared dead comes back to life

A Dayton, Ohio man pronounced dead…then…out of nowhere.. 45 minutes later, comes back to life…

Covered California for insured people

California became the first state in the nation in 2010 to enact legislation to implement the provisions of President Obama’s landmark domestic policy, dubbed “Obamacare.”Open enrollment will runs from October through March 2014. For people who have health insurance, what should they do?…

Non-citizens could be jurors under Calif. bill

California may become the first state to allow non-citizens who are in the country legally to serve on a jury…

NYC taxi driver who hit tourist: Job too stressful

The taxi driver who seriously injured a British tourist says driving a New York City cab is too stressful….

Wells Fargo to lay off 2,300 mortgage workers

Wells Fargo is laying off workers from its mortgage unit, the latest sign that the mortgage refinancing boom has cooled….

Tentative deal in San Diego mayor harassment suit

Embattled San Diego Mayor Bob Filner on Wednesday reached a tentative deal involving a sexual harassment lawsuit filed against him and the city…

Nasdaq halts trading due to a technical issue

Nasdaq has halted trading because of a technical problem…