Groundwater Pumping In Drought-Parched Central Valley Has Land Sinking FastVast areas of California's Central Valley are sinking faster than in the past as massive amounts of groundwater are pumped during the historic drought, NASA said in new research released Wednesday.
Sheriff's Deputies Swim For Shore After Boat Sinks Near Bay PointNo deputies were injured when a sheriff’s office patrol boat began taking on water and sank near Bay Point on Wednesday morning, a sheriff’s spokesman said Thursday.
California's Central Valley Sinking Faster Than Ever Before As Farmers Drill For Water During DroughtCalifornia’s Central Valley is sinking at a rate never before seen during the state’s historic drought, and farmers are shouldering some of the blame for the damage that sinking is causing.
3 Commercial Fishermen Rescued From Sinking Boat Off Sonoma CoastThree commercial fishermen were rescued on Monday morning when their 34-foot vessel struck a rock and started sinking near Salt Point on the Sonoma Coast.
Homeowners Blame County For Sinking Lakeport Subdivision, File ClaimFor months homeowners agonized as houses in their subdivision sank one-by-one into a hilltop. It got so dangerous that the U.S. Postal Service refused to deliver mail.
Boating Family Feared Missing Off Monterey Coast After Abandoning ShipCrews planned to search by sea and air through the night Monday as they ramped up efforts to find a husband, wife and two young children who sent a series of distress calls saying their sailboat was sinking far off the Central California coast.
SF Bay Bachelor Party Cut Short After Boat Starts SinkingA group holding a bachelor party was forced to cut short their celebration on San Francisco Bay Friday night, after their boat started to sink.
Oakland Thieves Make Off With Relic From USS MaineA group of unusually determined thieves has stolen from an Oakland park a five-foot-tall brass port hole that once graced a 19th Century battleship.