Video Shows Massive Fire Tornado That Killed Redding FirefighterRecently released video from Cal Fire shows the most intense tornado ever in California history that trapped and killed a firefighter in Redding last month.
Mystery Illness Afflicting Hundreds Of Northern California SeabirdsMore than 2,500 starving and injured seabirds have been rescued in Northern California just since the beginning of this year.
Wildfire In Stanislaus Forest Threatens Oldest And Tallest Juniper Tree In The USThe Donnell Fire had already scorched more than 29,000 acres and was only 26% contained as it tore toward the oldest juniper tree in the United States.
Yosemite Reopens To Visitors With Smoky Air, Tight LodgingYosemite National Park reopened its scenic valley Tuesday after a nearly three-week closure due to nearby wildfires but advised visitors to expect some smoke in the air and limited lodging and food services in the popular California park.
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.