Our food and wine critic, Narsai David, is apprehensive of Wine Advocate, Robert Parker’s liberal 100 point system that has seen droves of top-ranking wines in recent years.
A swarm of earthquakes in a remote northwest area of Nevada that started in July this year has grown in intensity over the past several days, increasing the probability for a larger quake.
A strong earthquake has struck off Papua New Guinea Thursday evening.
Tuition at the University of California’s 10 campuses would rise by as much as 5 percent in each of the next five years under a plan UC President Janet Napolitano that is at odds with Gov. Jerry Brown.
An earthquake registering a magnitude of 4.5 struck the northwest corner of Nevada near the borders of Oregon and California early Thursday morning, one day after a magnitude 4.9 earthquake shook the same area.
State prisons officials say a San Quentin death row inmate convicted of two 1985 murders in Los Angeles has died of natural causes.
While all Bay Area residents are being used to conserve water during the drought, a new report shows some cities in the Bay Area are using three times as much water as others.
Incumbent Tom Torlakson defeated first-time candidate Marshall Tuck in the hotly contested race for California’s superintendent of public instruction, an election that became an expensive battleground with high stakes for teachers unions and education reformers.
In a closely watched East Bay State Assembly race, Republican Catherine Baker appears to have come out on top for the District 16 Assembly.
Magnitude 4.9 Earthquake Strikes Northern Nevada, Felt In Northeastern Corner Of California, Southern Oregon
An earthquake registering a preliminary magnitude of 4.9 struck the northwest corner of Nevada near the borders of Oregon and California late Tuesday night, hours after a magnitude 4.1 earthquake shook the same area.