A notorious “snake scam” has slithered its way into San Mateo and Burlingame, prompting police there to join the hunt.
Thirteen people are under arrest on suspicion of being part of an abalone poaching network after fish and game wardens served search warrants on 14 locations.
The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeal on Tuesday unanimously refused to ban the sale of the soup while San Francisco-area Chinese restaurants and their suppliers pursue their lawsuit to overturn the state law.
A pod of 80,000 pound humpback whales got up close and personal with a group of kayakers on Monterey Bay last week.
California would relocate more troublesome mountain lions instead of killing them under a bill headed to Gov. Jerry Brown’s desk.
Stinson Beach reopened to swimmers, surfers and boogie boarders on Sunday after a five-day closure prompted by a great white shark sighting.
A mountain lion was spotted Sunday night in unincorporated San Mateo County, county emergency officials said.
An African black-footed penguin that was born at the Monterey Bay Aquarium earlier this month is healthy and growing fast.
U.S. Rep. Jackie Speier helped kick off a naming contest Friday for a baby gorilla during a visit to the San Francisco Zoo.
A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held Thursday for the Oakland Zoo’s new biodiversity center, which will serve as an education center, captive breeding facility, and place of conservation for endangered and threatened animals, plants and habitats.