Stanford Student Killed In Sierra Nevada Mountain Climbing AccidentA Stanford University medical student was killed in a steep fall while mountain climbing in the Sierra Nevada mountains over the weekend.
Big Jump In Homelessness For California Students; Wealthy Districts No ExceptionCalifornia schools are seeing a big jump in the number of homeless students, and wealthy districts like many of those in the Bay Area are no exception.
Hip Hop Artist Young Jeezy, 5 Others Arrested For Firearms Possession Following Fatal Shooting At Shoreline AmpitheatreA hip-hop singer who performed at a concert Friday in Mountain View where a man was shot to death was among six people arrested Sunday on suspicion of illegal firearms possession at a theater in Irvine, Mountain View police said Monday.
Mountain Biker Rescued By Helicopter After Cliff Fall At China Camp State ParkA 53-year-old mountain biker was rescued by helicopter Sunday afternoon after he fell down a cliff at China Camp State Park in Marin County.
Mountain Lion Released Into Wild After Causing Stir In Mountain View Apartment ComplexA young male mountain lion that wandered into a Mountain View apartment complex on Tuesday evening has been safely returned to its natural habitat, state wildlife officials said Wednesday.
Mountain Lion Safely Tranquilized In Mountain ViewA mountain lion, seen wandering near a Mountain View neighborhood, was safely tranquilized late Tuesday night.
Residents Spot Mountain Lion In San Mateo County NeighborhoodResidents spotted a mountain lion in Los Trancos Woods on Friday evening, San Mateo County emergency officials said.
American Climber Survives Deadly Avalanche On Mount Everest; Shares Photos Of AftermathKCBS has obtained photos from an American who was on the mountain when the deadly avalanche happened Friday. At least 12 of the guides were killed, and four others are missing. Several more were hurt.
Climb The Tallest Mountain In The World In 30 MinsMount Everest gets all the credit, but Hawaii's Mauna Kea (an idle volcano that's been around for, you know, a million years) is technically the world's tallest mountain. Technically. While it stands 13,800ft above sea level, more than two thirds of the hill is actually submerged underwater, which brings the total height to 33,136ft.
Downed Power Line Sparks Fire In Oakland HillsA fire that threatened homes in the Oakland Hills area Friday afternoon was expected to cause delays on Interstate 580 later Friday.