The quake damaged historic buildings, set some homes on fire and caused power outages around the picturesque town of Napa.
China could have a new homegrown operating system by October to take on imported rivals such as Microsoft, Google and Apple.
Target-date funds invest in a mix of assets that change based on your age and the date that you expect to retire.
An American journalist kidnapped and held hostage for nearly two years by an al-Qaida-linked group in Syria was released Sunday.
China has executed eight people for "terrorist" attacks in its restive far western region of Xinjiang, including three who "masterminded" a dramatic car crash in the capital's Tiananmen Square in 2013, state media said.
From pollution and congestion to crime and bad attitudes, a list of the world's worst cities for travel and why they might stay that way.
Israel launched more airstrikes on Gaza on Sunday after taking its military campaign to a new level by flattening a 13-story apartment tower following a warning to residents to evacuate.
The first British citizen confirmed to be infected with the deadly Ebola disease is being evacuated from Sierra Leone.
It's summertime in the Hamptons and the biggest buzz is coming from the sky.
If start-up Shift Payments has its way, you'll soon be able to switch from real money to digital currency when paying with a single card.
Raj Mahal left Wall Street for stand-up comedy. He doesn't miss being on BlackBerry 24/7 but here are 7 things he really misses about Wall Street.
California's mountains have risen more than half an inch, thanks to the absence of water to weigh them down, a study found. NBC News reports.
The White House is conducting a review of programs that have equipped local police departments with military gear from the Pentagon.
Even before you say "I do," hotels want a piece of your wedding spending, with new packages that help you shop for a ring.
Amid rising beef and cheese prices, what exactly does a dollar buy these days? Not a whole lot, as it turns out.
The Golden Years outlook is grim: One third of consumers aren't saving for retirement, and of the rest, most aren't saving enough.
The United States charged on Friday that a Chinese fighter pilot conducted a "dangerous intercept" of a Navy patrol plane in international air space this week, flying a few yards (meters) from the U.S. jet and performing acrobatic maneuvers around it.
All 227 vehicles that entered Ukraine as part of a Russian aid convoy have now returned to Russian soil, a security watchdog said.
Behind in the polls, Obama's rekindling class warfare against banks, corporations, and rich people, says Larry Kudlow.