California Game Wardens Arrest 4 For Poaching AbaloneThe California Department of Fish and Wildlife said Thursday that the four were arrested in their homes after a five-month investigation.
Early Season Snow Storm Turns Deadly In SierraAn early season storm turned deadly Thursday as a slick roadway on Highway 80 triggered a chain reaction crash involving 16 vehicles and at least one fatality.
A Stunned Puerto Rico Seeks To Rebuild After Hurricane Maria Rescuers fanned out to reach stunned victims Thursday after Hurricane Maria ravaged Puerto Rico, knocking out electricity to the entire island and triggering landslides and floods.
Hurricane Maria Destroys Homes, Triggers Flooding In Puerto RicoThe strongest hurricane to hit Puerto Rico in more than 80 years destroyed hundreds of homes, knocked out power across the entire island and turned some streets into raging rivers Wednesday.
NorCal Man Pleads Guilty To Illegally Killing Wild Bears In AlaskaA 20-year-old California man who illegally shot two brown bears and a deer in southeast Alaska has been fined $10,000.
NOAA: Earth Sweltered To 3rd Hottest August, Summer On RecordEarth just sweated through the third hottest August and summer on record.
Warm Water Off West Coast Has Lingering Effects for SalmonScientists warn that salmon fisheries may face hard times ahead and they believe poor ocean conditions are likely to blame.
Bumpy Ride For Proposed Squaw Valley Roller CoasterA proposal to build a roller coaster-style ride on a hillside at Squaw Valley has ignited a controversy in Lake Tahoe.
Dead Birds, Mosquitoes Test Positive For West Nile In CoCo CountyThe birds were discovered in Brentwood, Antioch and Pleasant Hill, while the mosquitoes were found in Oakley.
Alameda Point Tap Water Advisory LiftedResidents are advised to flush all water fixtures for 10 minutes before initial water use for drinking, cooking, bathing or showering.
After Crab Season Ends, Fishermen Use GPS To Find Whale-Killing GearFishermen are part of a new effort using GPS and new software pinpointing areas where lost or abandoned crabbing gear has been spotted.
Pair Of Small Earthquakes Strike East Of San JoseTwo small earthquakes in less than two hours struck the hills east of San Jose on Thursday.