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Vietnam prepares for Typhoon Hagupit

Vietnamese authorities are preparing for evacuations as Typhoon Hagupit moves toward the country....

NYC gives away matchbooks to smokers

The New York City Health Department is trying a new technique to get smokers to quit -- they're...

Nebraska law allows parents to leave kids under 17

A new "safe haven" law in Nebraska has come under fire from critics who say it makes it too easy...

New poll breaks down race and politics

The results of a new ABC News/USA Today/Columbia University poll show divides among the races, in...

Student accused of hacking Palin's email

Police are investigating the son of a Democratic politician who they say may have hacked into vice...

Man lives with trash for one year

David Chameides has a really messy basement. Besides all the things most normal people store down...

Voting begins

Election Day isn’t until November 4, but thanks to early voting rules, some voters have already...

Contaminated milk sickens children in China

The Chinese official in charge of ensuring that the country’s food supply is safe has stepped down...

Volunteers clean up California's coast

Photograph by Michael Macor/San Francisco Chronicle Thousands of volunteers headed for the beaches...

Mobile phone use raises risk of brain cancer

Alarming new research from Sweden on the effects of radiation raises fears that today's youngsters...