Iranian nuclear scientist gunned down, news agency reports

Iranian nuclear scientist gunned down, news agency reports

He was one of Iran’s preeminent nuclear scientists, the country’s answer to Robert Oppenheimer, the American physicist who led the...

China fulfills goal to end poverty. Poor people aren’t all glad

China fulfills goal to end poverty. Poor people aren’t all glad

Standing near a mountaintop, overlooking two empty villages of mud and straw homes below, Communist Party secretary Cai Hongmin beamed:...

Cher helps rescue elephant Kaavan from captivity in Pakistan

Cher helps rescue elephant Kaavan from captivity in Pakistan

She is the 74-year-old, ever-glamorous “Goddess of Pop.” He spent 27 years in chains, once killed a zookeeper and has...

Biden gives Thanksgiving address to reassure Americans

Biden gives Thanksgiving address to reassure Americans

As President Trump continued to downplay an out-of-control virus that is taking more than 2,000 American lives a day, President-elect...

Can California small businesses survive another COVID surge?

Can California small businesses survive another COVID surge?

For 27 years, along an industrial strip by the 405 Freeway, Go Kart World has offered family fun with six...

Biden picks Alejandro Mayorkas for Homeland Security secretary

Biden picks Alejandro Mayorkas for Homeland Security secretary

President-elect Joe Biden on Monday named Alejandro Mayorkas as his Homeland Security secretary, a move that could make the Cuban...

Who is Fresno woman who gave $1 million to help Armenia?

Who is Fresno woman who gave $1 million to help Armenia?

Persimmons were drying in the kitchen and a bowl of cracked walnuts sat on the table on this November day....

Mexico crosses grim coronavirus milestone: 100,000 dead

Mexico crosses grim coronavirus milestone: 100,000 dead

. It was time for a break, Marisela Pérez decided, a chance to ditch concerns about masks and social distancing...

Trump’s leaving office. Don’t expect him to leave social media

Trump’s leaving office. Don’t expect him to leave social media

When President Trump exits the Oval Office on Jan. 20, don’t expect him to disappear from your Twitter feed.Trump is...