Large Humpback Whale Tangled In Line Off Central California CoastA humpback whale with a rope wrapped around its body is being monitored off the Central California coast.
California Fish and Game Commision Adds Spotted Owl To Endangered Species ListThe state's Fish and Game Commission voted unanimously on Friday to add the threatened bird to the list.
Gov. Brown Signs Bill Banning Coal-Export FundingThe legislation was introduced in response to a developer's failed proposal to build a coal terminal in Oakland.
Aggressive Yellow Jackets Ruining Peaceful Vacations In TahoeIt's been a beautiful summer at Lake Tahoe, but the buzz is that vacationers aren't the only ones enjoying the water.
Volkswagen, Dealers Reach Tentative Deal In Emissions Cheating ScandalVolkswagen has reached a tentative deal with its U.S. dealers to compensate them for losses they said they suffered as a result of the company's emissions cheating scandal.
Californians Urged To Avoid Harmful Algae-Plagued Waterways Through Labor DayCalifornia health officials are urging recreational water users to avoid contact with waters affected with harmful blue-green algae blooms.
Wildfire Started By Bicycle Pedal Striking Rock In Eastern Sierra NevadaFire investigators have concluded that a small wildfire in the Eastern Sierra Nevada was sparked by a bicycle pedal striking a rock.
Free Weekend As National Park Service Turning 100-Years OldThe National Park Service turns 100-years old Thursday, and it's celebrating all weekend long.
California Lawmakers Flip-Flopping In Favor Of Climate Change EffortsCalifornia’s effort to halt climate change is winning hearts and minds, among Assembly Democrats who’d previously opposed it.
WWII Ship Hiding Mysteries On Pacific Ocean's Floor West Of Half Moon BayScientists got a rare glimpse at a World War II aircraft carrier that sank 65 years ago just off the Bay Area’s coast.
Tesla Lays Claim To World's Fastest Production CarTesla Motors says a new version of the Model S electric car is the quickest production car in the world from zero to 60 miles per hour.
Destructive Blue Cut Fire In Southern California 100% ContainedCrews have fully surrounded a massive Southern California wildfire that burned for a week and destroyed 105 homes and 216 outbuildings.