Man charged in hot-van death of 6-month-old daughter

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A Dallas area man whose 6-month-old daughter died after she was left in a hot minivan parked outside the family home…

Median Bay Area home price reaches another record

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A short supply and healthy demand for Bay Area homes lifted the median sales price last month to a historic high…

Powerful tornado strikes east China; 78 reportedly dead

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A powerful tornado and hailstorm struck the outskirts of an eastern Chinese city on Thursday…

China city holds dog-meat eating festival despite protests

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A city in southern China went ahead with an annual dog-meat eating festival Tuesday despite heavy criticism…

Obama immigration plan blocked by 4-4 tie at Supreme Court

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A tie vote by the Supreme Court is blocking President Barack Obama’s immigration plan that sought to shield millions…

Report says car break-in in SF an epidemic

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A civil grand jury found last year there were nearly 25,000 break-ins resulting in $19 million in property loss…

Man gets 9 years in prison for burning son’s hands

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A 44-year-old man was sentenced to nine years in prison for burning his 2-year-old son’s hands in boiling water…

San Bruno: Boy allegedlly robbed woman of cellphone

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Police arrested a boy on suspicion of robbing a woman of her cellphone Tuesday in San Bruno…

Democrats end 25-hour House floor protest over guns

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Rebellious Democrats disrupted the House’s legislative work on Wednesday, staging a sit-in on the House floor…

Bay Area first Dunkin’ Donuts attracts large crowd

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Dunkin’ Donuts made its official Bay Area introduction Wednesday with the grand opening of a Walnut Creek location…