Yosemite Park Reopens, But Fire's Toll On Tourism Still FeltTens of thousands of visitors from across the globe canceled trips to the region because of the park's closure, which began July 25.
Tesla: Not Clear Yet Whether Elon Musk's Plan To Go Private Makes SenseThe company's directors said Tuesday that they had formed a special committee of three independent board members to study the proposal.
Elon Musk Says He Expects Saudis To Fund Plan To Take Tesla PrivateElon Musk, who tweeted last week that he had "funding secured" to take Tesla private, says he was referring to conversations he had with the Saudi sovereign wealth fund.
Gate Gone but Beach Access Decried on Santa Cruz CoastSanta Cruz homeowners are vowing to continue their fight against the Coastal Commission in what has become the latest battle for beach access on the California coast.
Research Buoy Raises Red Flags About San Francisco Bay's HealthA research buoy anchored off the San Francisco waterfront is raising red flags when it comes to the levels of carbon dioxide in the air we breath.
Yosemite Valley To Reopen After Ferguson Fire Prompts ShutdownAfter the Ferguson Fire shut down Yosemite Valley more than two weeks ago, park officials have announced a reopening date.
Bank Of The West's Environmental Stand Faces BlowbackBank of the West's decision to divest from certain fossil fuel investments has run headlong into threats of retaliation in states that get much of their revenue from coal, oil and natural gas extraction.
Smoke From California Wildfires Spreading 3,000 Miles To New York CityThis isn't the first time smoke from the western wildfires is spreading all the way to the East Coast.
Fed Court in S.F. Orders Pesticide Ban, Says EPA Violated LawThe 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco ordered the EPA to remove chlorpyrifos from sale in the United States within 60 days.
Hazy California Deals With Smoky Smell From Distant BlazeSmoky air from blowing winds is nothing new in California, but air quality experts say it's rare for the dirty air to linger for so long, a reality of ever-larger fires that take longer to extinguish.
Earth Day Eco-Activities Planned Across The Bay Area All Day SundayEnvironmentally conscious Bay Area residents can walk their talk Sunday in a variety of events held all over the area for Earth Day.
Thousands In SF Join Nationwide March For Science On Earth DayTens of thousands hit the streets of San Francisco Saturday to march for science.
Bay Area Landmark Gets Green Facelift For Earth DayThe iconic “C&H Pure Cane Sugar” sign was erected in 1956 and is a landmark known throughout the Bay Area.
Cast of ‘Amazing Spider-Man 2’ Saves Bay Area Wildlife From ExtinctionAlong with a group of volunteers, the movie's cast helped rescue Bay Area wildlife...
Global Warming Climate Data Shows Polar Vortex, Pacific Heat In 4th Warmest Year On RecordNew climate data tracks the depth of the Polar Vortex that plunged the eastern and central U.S. into bitter cold, and the balmy Bay Area conditions.