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Malaysia rejects US claims over assets said stolen from 1MDB

Overall, the Justice Department alleges that more than USD 4.5 billion has been stolen from the fund.

Indian shot at in US out of danger: Sushma Swaraj

Indian shot at in US out of danger: Sushma Swaraj

An Indian hailing from Telengana who was fired upon in California earlier this week is now out of danger.

Telangana youth shot in California, family seeks govt's help

Family members of a Telangana youth shot and injured by an unidentified person in California five days ago, have approached External Affair Minister Sushma Swaraj for help in flying out to visit him.

Two Indian-origin men arrested for posing as federal agents in US

According to a federal grand jury indictment, although Panesar and Hastie have never worked at DHS.

California Governor Jerry Brown says US will stay in climate fight

Trump's decision to leave the Paris accord has drawn heavy criticism within the US and internationally, including in China. 

Sikh man in US for two decades detained, fears deportation

A father of two who is married to a US citizen, Gurmukh Singh had applied for asylum in the US in 1999, citing religious persecution.

Sikh stabbed to death in US for refusing to sell cigarettes

Jagjeet Singh, who was a clerk at the Hatch Food and Gas convenience store, came to the US 18 months ago and stayed with his sister and brother-in-law in Modesto.

Washington threatens funding cut to California, other ''sanctuary'' areas

Washington threatens funding cut to California, other ''sanctuary'' areas

The US Department of Justice threatened on Friday to cut off funding to California as well as eight cities and counties across the United States, escalating a Trump administration crackdown on so-called "sanctuary cities" that do not cooperate with federal immigration authorities.

 

US police officer detained in Taiwan for flying with gun

An off-duty police officer from California has been detained in Taiwan for a week after alerting authorities that she had inadvertently flown there with a gun in her hand luggage.

Former Tennessee teacher in kidnapping case captured, girl safe

Former Tennessee teacher in kidnapping case captured, girl safe

A former high school teacher and a 15-year-old student he is accused of abducting last month in Tennessee were traced to a cabin in northern California, where police on Thursday arrested him and took the girl into protective custody.

At least four people shot at California elementary school: Police

At least four people shot at California elementary school: Police

The added that preliminary information was that there were four victims and that the "suspect is possibly down as well."

FBI arrests Mexican prosecutor for suspected drug trafficking: Authorities

FBI agents have arrested a Mexican prosecutor suspected of involvement in a ring producing and importing illegal drugs, including heroin and cocaine, into the United States, authorities said Wednesday.

Ancient quakes may point to sinking risk for part of California coast

Ancient quakes may point to sinking risk for part of California coast

The last known major quake on the San Andreas fault occurred in 1857, but three quakes over the last 2,000 years on nearby faults made ground just outside Los Angeles city limits sink as much as three feet, according to a study published Monday in the journal Scientific Reports.

White House intruder was on grounds for 15 minutes before arrest, says CNN

A California man who scaled the White House fence last week was on the property's south grounds for at least 15 minutes before he was captured, CNN reported on Friday, citing an unnamed U.S. Secret Service source.

Anxiety, tears and prayers in California's immigrant community

Anxiety, tears and prayers in California's immigrant community

Lopez Bautista lives in constant fear that he or a relative could fall victim to President Donald Trump's immigration crackdown.

Flooding forces hundreds from homes in San Jose, California

Murky, waist-high floodwaters swamped neighborhoods along a rain-swollen creek in the northern California city of San Jose on Tuesday, prompting authorities to issue evacuation orders or advisories for more than 1,000 homes, city officials said.

Will Donald Trump be an environmental disaster? History of 1880s holds the answer!

Security and progress versus wildlife and environment. 150 years earlier, human endeavour won over Mother Nature. Is history going to repeat itself in an even more brutal way?  

Powerful pacific storm lashes southern California, one dead

A powerful Pacific storm blew into Southern and Central California with wind-driven heavy rains that downed power lines and electrocuted a man, stranded others in flooded areas and disrupted hundreds of flights at airports.

Hate crime not the motive behind killing of Indian in US: India

Hate crime not the motive behind killing of Indian in US: India

"It was not a hate crime from any stretch of imagination. It is a case of carjacking. He (the victim) happened to be at a wrong place at a wrong time," MEA spokesperson Vikas Swarup said.

188,000 evacuated over California dam erosion

At least 188,000 people were evacuated from several northern California counties after authorities warned an emergency spillway in the countrys tallest dam was in danger of failing and unleashing uncontrolled flood waters on towns below.