A gaggle of America's biggest hi-tech companies have called for a silicon veto of President Trump's tightening of controls on HB1 visas, saying they threaten jobs and competitivity.
Three people have been shot and killed in California by a gunman whom it is alleged had a dislike of white people and government.
Europe is often viewed as a digital laggard, running far behind the US and Asia. But two new reports tell a very different story, showing how European startups are now taking the lead in artificial intelligence, creating new tech hubs, and attracting investment from traditional industrial stalwarts.
The man reportedly targeted a teacher in the California classroom, injuring two children before turning the gun on himself.
American singer-songwriter Barry Manilow revealed this week he hid the fact he was gay because he feared the news would disappoint his fans.
A federal judge’s decision to free the wife of a man who killed 49 people at an Orlando nightclub has been condemned by survivors of the massacre.
Three people were killed and two critically injured when their light aircraft plunged into a house in a residential neighbourhood of southern California.
Tesla has reassured investors by confirming that its vital mass-market Model 3 electric car is on track to be produced in large number by September.
Magic Johnson has been named President of Basketball Operations for the struggling Los Angeles Lakers.
Rescue workers have been forced to evacuate scores of people from a San Jose neighborhood in California after flood waters from an overflowing creek inundated a residential…
The nearly 200,000 evacuees downstream of the Lake Oroville dam in northen California are safe for now, but fearful they will have no homes to return to if the dam fails.
It's hoped repairs to main spillway connected to Oroville Dam in northern California can begin as soon as possible
Close to 200,000 people have been ordered to evacuate from areas surrounding the Lake Oroville Dam in California amid fears of severe flooding.
An urgent evacuation has been ordered in northern California after officials said the US’s tallest dam had been weekend by heavy rain.
The latest storm in the wet California winter triggered street flooding and rockslides around the San Francisco Bay Area.
Grassroots organisers have received the green light to start campaigning for California to secede from the United States
A winter storm has felled California's iconic Pioneer Cabin Tree, an ancient Sequoia which is believed to have lived for at least 1,000 years
Mass murderer Charles Manson is reportedly seriously ill in hospital.
Convicted murderer Charles Manson has been taken from a California prison to hospital.
Debbie Reynolds and her daughter Carrie Fisher will have a joint funeral and are to be buried together in Hollywood, according to Reynolds’ son.
Two conjoined twin girls in the United States are in stable condition and recovering in hospital after undergoing a 17-hour surgery to separate them
The search for bodies continues in the burnt out ruins of an Oakland warehouse. Investigators are still uncertain what started the blaze.
The warehouse's previous health and safety discrepancies have come to light as authorities say death toll could rise to as many as 40 while they try to locate the missing.
At least nine people have been killed and more than two dozen are still unaccounted for after a massive fire broke out at a warehouse in the city of Oakland in…
After a week of gruelling challenges including mountain biking, canoing and a foot race, the 15th edition of the ‘Raid Amazones’ came to a close this week.
Electric car maker Tesla says all of its models will be equipped to be fully self-driving with that technology fully operational by the end of 2017.