Oakland Post Office

A baby heron flaps its wings after it was released back into the wild in the East Bay.

Baby Herons Knocked Out Of Nest Released Back Into East Bay Marsh Land

Some baby herons knocked out of their nests by a Bay Area tree trimmer were released back into the wild Saturday.


A worker wears a hazmat suit. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Pepper Spray Leak Blamed For Hazmat Scare At Oakland Post Office

A hazardous materials scare has shut down a post office in Oakland’s Laurel District Wednesday morning, a U.S. Postal Service spokesman said.