Merrill Newman returns home after being deported from North Korea.

‘I’m ready to be with my family’: The 85-year-old Korean War vet, who was detained in North Korea for about six weeks, was reunited with loved ones at San Francisco International Airport Saturday morning. STEPHEN […]

U.S. poverty rises despite economic recovery

A homeless man begs for money in the Financial District in San Francisco, California March 28, 2012. Credit: Reuters/Robert Galbraith (Reuters) – The number of U.S. residents living in poverty edged up to 46.5 million […]