A hiker who was stranded for six days in California’s Sierra Nevada with a badly broken leg says survival mode kicked in when he treated his own injury and sought sustenance by eating crickets and moths, and drinking melting ice.
A Chihuahua found wandering on the middle of a busy Bay Area freeway has been reunited with her family after being rescued by a CHP officer.
A marine mammal rescue group said Monday it’s seeing a record number of stranded sea lions and seals along the Northern and central California coast — some of whom appear to have been sickened by toxins and others weaned by their mothers earlier than usual.
The San Francisco Travel Association, which is the official tourism marketing organization for the City and County of San Francisco, announced deals with five hotels to offer discounted rates.
A disabled Bay Area Rapid Transit train was delaying service into and out of San Francisco Friday morning and has stranded 10 people onboard, agency officials said.
The Marine Mammal Center in Sausalito is reporting a higher-than-usual number of emaciated elephant seal pups.
A 45-foot gray whale that’s been stranded in Northern California’s Klamath River for more than a month has died after beaching on a sandbar.
United Airlines was working Saturday to rebook hundreds of passengers whose flights were cancelled Friday due to a downed computer system, an airport duty manager said.
Traffic was being controlled through one open lane on state Highway 1 in San Mateo County following a helicopter rescue.
A stranded hiker was hoisted to safety from the shores of the Russian River near Cloverdale by helicopter Monday, according to the California Highway Patrol.