Suspended sentence for 81-year-old Chinese dissident writer

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A famed 81-year-old Chinese dissident writer was given a suspended 2 1/2 year prison sentence Wednesday on charges…

Islamic State militant ‘Jihadi John’ identified

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Mohammed Emwazi has been identified by news organizations as “Jihadi John.”…

Madonna falls during Brit Awards performance

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Madonna gave fans a shock when she tumbled down several stairs at the Brit Awards in London…

Indian restaurant owes back wages to eight kitchen workers

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A South Indian restaurant will have to pay eight of its employees a total of more than $112,000 in back wages…

Three arrested in Santa Rosa hostage rape

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Three men who allegedly held a 22-year-old woman against her will and repeatedly sexually assaulted her have been arrested…

Suspected gambling ring in San Jose, Modesto results in 27 arrests

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Twenty-seven people were arrested in Modesto and San Jose in an alleged gambling ring…

Kleiner’s Chien takes the stand in Pao lawsuit

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Senior partner at Kleiner, Chi-Hua Chien, takes the stand on Ellen Pao’s gender discrimination case…

Director Zhang Wei talks Factory Boss

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Factory Boss is a film to exposure the problems and pressures that manufacture business is facing…

70-vehicle pileup in snowy Maine leaves at least 17 injured

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Police in Maine say more than 70 vehicles got tangled up in a series of chain-reaction pileups on a snowy stretch of Interstate 95…

NYC firefighters respond to partial building collapse

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The outer shell of a midtown Manhattan building that was in the process of being demolished has partially collapsed, injuring at least one…