New RailBlazer Roller Coaster Opens At California's Great AmericaA brand new roller coaster that is opening for business in the South Bay this week is the first-of-its-kind on the West Coast.
Bumpy Ride For Proposed Squaw Valley Roller CoasterA proposal to build a roller coaster-style ride on a hillside at Squaw Valley has ignited a controversy in Lake Tahoe.
New Coaster ‘The Joker’ Nears Completion At Six Flags In VallejoThe biggest roller coaster to open in Northern California in more than a decade is getting ready to open at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom in Vallejo.
2 Injured On Roller Coaster At California's Great AmericaA roller coaster accident left two people injured Friday night at an amusement park in Santa Clara.
Still Bringing The Thrills: Behind The Scenes Of Raytheon’s Epcot RideRaytheon, a longtime supporter of education in science, technology, engineering and math, created Sum of All Thrills to show the real-life application of concepts such as angles, velocity and kinetic energy.
The Outbreak: Viral Videos of The WeekKevin Hart screams! Guys take on the Single Ladies Dance in heels + more of the week’s viral videos!
Orinda Dad Builds Roller Coaster In Backyard For His ChildrenA father in Orinda built something in his backyard for his children that most kids can only dream about: a roller coaster.
The Outbreak: Viral Videos of The WeekNana's first coaster ride, Simpsons Couch Tribute to Dave + more viral videos!
Architect Once Envisioned Massive Coasters On Golden Gate, Bay BridgesThe decade of the depression was not without whimsy, and one of the most fantastic ideas of the 1930s was a scheme to dramatically alter the Golden Gate and Bay Bridges. The state archive holds blue prints for turning both spans into wild rides.
New Great America Coaster Reopens After Fixing Noise IssuesCalifornia's Great America theme park reopened its newest roller coaster in time for the 4th of July holiday weekend, after noise complaints from a nearby building forced the park to make modifications.
Great America Silences New Roller Coaster Over Excessive NoiseGreat America has voluntarily shut down its newest roller coaster, Gold Striker, because the ride has exceeded noise limits.
Fans Ride Hurricane Roller Coaster On Last Day At Santa Cruz BoardwalkThrill seekers at the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk took advantage of one last chance to ride the Hurricane -- one of the park's two roller coasters -- on Monday.
Roller Coaster Fans Say Goodbye To Hurricane At Santa Cruz BoardwalkRoller coaster enthusiasts will gather at Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk Sunday to take one last ride on the Hurricane, a roller coaster set to shut down for good.
Six Flags Roller Coaster Reopens, Strands Passengers Again In VallejoThe Superman Ultimate Flight roller coaster at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom left passengers stuck, after reopening one week after it stalled mid-ride and stranded a dozen riders, a spokeswoman for the park said Sunday.
Six Flags Roller Coaster Remains Closed As Cal-OSHA InvestigatesThe Superman Ultimate Flight roller coaster ride at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom remains closed Tuesday while the California Division of Occupational Safety and Health investigates why it stalled 150 feet above the ground Sunday.