Black bear

A black bear scavenges for food at Sequoia National Park in Central California on October 10, 2009. (Mark Ralston/AFP/Getty Images)

Man’s Body Found Eaten By Black Bear In Humboldt County

Authorities say a wild black bear ate most of a Northern California man who likely died earlier of a heart attack.

10/17/2014

Black Bear Cub and Mother

7th Tahoe Bear Captured In 10 Days; 1 Euthanized

Wildlife officials have captured their 7th bear in the past 10 days at Lake Tahoe, where experts are predicting lingering drought will prompt an uptick in bear problems the rest of the year.

07/11/2014

A black bear scavenges for food at Sequoia National Park in Central California on October 10, 2009. (Mark Ralston/AFP/Getty Images)

Tahoe Couple Gets Death Threats After Bear Is Captured And Euthanized

A Lake Tahoe couple filed a police report saying they received numerous death threats and harassing messages after reporting problems with a black bear that was captured and euthanized by Nevada wildlife officials.

12/21/2013

Kevin Burton, CEO of the San Francisco software company Spinner, encountered this bear during a hike at Kings Canyon National Park. (YouTube, CBS)

Bay Area Software Exec Survives Black Bear Encounter In Sierra

A Bay Area man’s quick thinking when he encountered a black bear in the Sierra may have averted an attack.

09/25/2013

A black bear scavenges for food at Sequoia National Park in Central California on October 10, 2009. (Mark Ralston/AFP/Getty Images)

Police Kill Black Bear After It Wanders Into Seaside Residential Area

A black bear was shot and killed by police after it went into a residential area of the Monterey County city of Seaside early this morning, police and state wildlife officials said.

06/03/2013

An American black bear. (HBarrison/Wikimedia Commons)

Black Bear Scat Found Along Mt. Tamalpais Watershed

A black bear may be foraging in the Kent Lake area of the Mt. Tamalpais Watershed in Marin County, according to the Marin Municipal Water District.

09/27/2011

Prius bear attack

Bear Takes Pleasanton Family Car For A Ride At Tahoe Cabin

A Pleasanton family vacationing in west Lake Tahoe watched in amazement as a bear got into their Toyota Prius, took it for a ride down the driveway and tore it to pieces recently.

09/06/2011

Bald Eagle. (AP)

Pacifica Man Pleads Guilty To Selling Stuffed Bald Eagle

A Pacifica man has pleaded guilty in federal court in San Francisco to a charge of selling a stuffed American bald eagle.

CBS San Francisco–04/14/2011

American Black Bear. (AP)

Dead Bear Dumped Outside San Leandro Market

Black bear sightings are not uncommon in California’s backcountry or even around trash bins in Lake Tahoe. But in a strip mall along a busy East Bay freeway?

CBS San Francisco–09/28/2010

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