A former US Army Ranger and Occupy Oakland protester was in intensive care on Friday after a veterans' group said he was beaten by police during clashes with anti-Wall Street demonstrators this week.
Police in riot gear clashed with protesters in Oakland in the early morning hours on Thursday.
"Steve Jobs," the only authorized biography of the Apple co-founder, has sold around 379, 000 copies in the United States in its first week of publication.
Jurors hearing the involuntary manslaughter case against Michael Jackson's doctor will not hear directly from the man whose fate they will soon be asked to decide.
Crews try to restore power to hundreds of thousands of northeasterners.
Demonstrators on Wednesday shut down operations at the Port of Oakland, one of the largest container ports in the United States.
More than 3 million households in the US Northeast lacked power on Sunday as a rare October snowstorm bedeviled transportation and killed at least eight people.
Jim Arrighi last saw Petey, his 4-year-old Jack Russell terrier, in the backyard of his home in Erin, Tennessee.
Jurors hearing the involuntary manslaughter case against Michael Jackson's doctor will hear an alternate version on Friday.
The six surviving exotic animals freed by their suicidal owner in Ohio will be kept under quarantine at a zoo for now instead of going to the man's widow.
The wife of financial swindler Bernard Madoff said in an interview to be aired on Sunday that the couple attempted suicide by taking pills on Christmas Eve 2008.
While always a lot of fun, the drag races also have a somewhat subversive undertone.