Tsunami Carries Exotic Japanese Fish Across Pacific To MontereyScuba divers in Monterey Bay have made a surprising discovery: an exotic warm water fish, native to the coast of Japan, surviving in the chilly waters.
1,000 Brooding Octopuses Found Off Monterey CoastScientists exploring the sea floor off the coast of central California found more than 1,000 octopuses tucked between rocks with their tentacles inverted and covering clusters of white eggs —a pose common among brooding females.
Racecar Hits, Kills Track Worker At Laguna SecaA worker died in an accident during a race at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca in Monterey County on Sunday afternoon.
Two Men Suspected Of Carjacking, Shooting At Off-Duty Monterey Airport OfficerPolice are looking for two suspects who allegedly carjacked a vehicle Saturday night and shot at an off-duty Monterey Airport police officer.
Sheriff Describes Oregon Woman's 'Amazing' Highway 1 Cliff Crash SurvivalA missing Oregon woman's escape and seven-day survival after her jeep plunged 250 feet off a Highway 1 cliff in Monterey County has left her rescuers in awe and amazement.
Health Officials Warn Of Fecal Contamination At Lover’s Point Beach In MontereyMonterey County health officials have posted an advisory at Lover’s Point Beach and Monterey Municipal Beach due to fecal contamination.
Human Remains Identified As Missing Chinese TouristHuman remains that washed ashore near Half Moon Bay last year have been identified as those of 57-year-old Hao Ming Wu, who was pulled out into the Pacific Ocean while trying to save his wife from a rogue wave.
Person With Umbrella Prompts Campus Alert At CSU Monterey BayA warning of a suspicious person possibly armed on campus at California State University Monterey Bay Tuesday morning turned out to be a person carrying an umbrella.
Stunning Drone Video Captures Gray Whales Swimming Through Monterey BayA drone flying overhead captured a spectacular view of a pod of a dozen gray whales swimming through Monterey Bay this past weekend.
Vacaville Prison Inmate Pleads Guilty to 1982 Monterey Bay MurderAlfred Powell, a current prison inmate, has pleaded guilty to the murder of Sandra Steppuhn, a woman from Seaside, in 1982.
Fisherman: Great White Took '2 Or 3 Bites' Out Of My SonA spear fisherman says a great white shark took "two or three bites" of his son before they were able to get him out of water and to safety.
Researchers May Have Tracked Shark's Location Before Violent Attack Near Pebble BeachThe shark that attacked a spear fisherman near Pebble Beach on Friday may have been wearing a tracker and broadcasting its location.
Festival Commemorates 50th Anniversary Of Monterey PopThe 50th anniversary celebration of the original 1967 Monterey Pop Festival brings a number of legendary performers who played the festival five decades ago like Booker T. Jones and Grateful Dead bassist Phil Lesh along with an array of indie-rock acts, singer-songwriters and soul groups this weekend.
2 Inmates Killed In A Northern California Prison Over The WeekendState authorities say the weekend deaths of two inmates at a Northern California prison are being investigated as unrelated homicides.
California's First Strawberries Of The Year Are Super-SizedBig, fat strawberries are the latest roadside attraction in Santa Cruz and Monterey counties.