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HOFFMANN-LA ROCHE INC. says its drug Bactrim has been approved by the Food and Drug Administration for use against a deadly form of pneumonia common in HIV-infected patients. . . . A MODERATE earthquake jolted people awake in parts of northern California early Tuesday. There were no reports of injuries or damage apart from items falling off shelves. . . . AN UNDERGROUND rock burst caused by an earth tremor in Carletonville, South Africa, killed nine miners, and rescuers searched Tuesday for two missing people, the mine company said. . . . GERMAN POLICE say three neo-Nazi skinheads slashed a swastika on the face of a 17-year-old handicapped girl in a wheelchair. Officers say a nationwide search is under way for the youths who carried out the attack in the eastern German city of Halle.