Debbie Reynolds, who rose to fame with the 1952 film "Singin' in the Rain" and went on to become one of Hollywood's biggest stars, has died in Los Angeles, just a day after the death of her daughter, actress Carrie Fisher. (more)
Google launched an aggressive challenge to consumer electronics giants like Apple and Samsung on Tuesday, introducing a new line of smartphones called Pixel and other gadgets designed to showcase a digital helper the company calls "Google Assistant." The new devices represent a big push by Google to make and sell its own hardware, instead of largely just supplying software for other manufacturers.
Two correctional officers have been critically injured after a man opened fire inside the lobby of the Fresno County Jail in California, officials say. The suspect - a convicted child rapist who served his sentence - has been arrested. (more)
A moderate earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.7 has struck the Pacific Ocean off Northern California, with shaking felt in Fortuna, Eureka and Arcata, witnesses say. No tsunami warnings have been issued. (more)