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Dead Pregnant Whale Washes Ashore In San Mateo County

Investigators have determined a pregnant blue whale whose carcass washed ashore at Bean Hollow State Park over the weekend likely died after colliding with a ship, a park ranger said Wednesday.

CBS San Francisco–10/06/2010


San Francisco’s Albino Alligator, Claude, Turns 15

An icon of the California Academy of Sciences, Claude the albino alligator, turned 15 on Wednesday, with the museum hosting a party free for those available to join him.

CBS San Francisco–09/15/2010