The federal government is proposing to delist the animal; activists are staunchly opposed.
Salmonella contamination may have spread after the meat was tested at processing plant.
Born in July and rejected by her mom, the zoo’s baby gorilla hits another developmental mark.
Environmental measures seem to be struggling in Sacramento, despite Democrats holding sizable majorities in both houses.
A collection of stunning news photos from around the Bay Area this week.
Officials release new draft rules for dogs in the sprawling park. Controversy is almost sure to follow.
Meet the George Burns of California gulls. (Because he’s old, not because he’s funny.) This guy is 28 years old, according to the Silicon Valley Animal Control Authority, which posted the photos on its Facebook page last week. The bird was found on Aug. 10, unable to stand, and was rescued by the center. The bird’s […]
(Bay City News) Stinson Beach reopened to swimmers, surfers and boogie boarders on Sunday after a five-day closure prompted by a great white shark sighting. There have been no sightings since the shark was spotted last Monday afternoon, National Park Service spokeswoman Alexandra Picavet said this morning. The shark, estimated at 10 to 15 feet […]
The Rim Fire has been burning in Tuolomne County since Aug. 17 and has scorched nearly 150,000 acres. Incredible images from those at the scene give a glimpse into the magnitude of the blaze. As of Monday morning, the fire was 15 percent contained.