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Monday, Feb 20, 2017 at 03:38 PM PST

Lake Tahoe Braces For Snow, Possible Avalanches

Lake Tahoe Braces For Snow, Possible Avalanches

The National Weather Service has forecast heavy snow in the Lake Tahoe area with a high avalanche danger until Tuesday in an area of the Sierra Nevada from Yuba Pass to Ebbetts Pass.

Monday, Feb 20, 2017 at 03:36 PM PST

Rising Water Forces Zoo Animals in San Jose to Relocate

Rising Water Forces Zoo Animals in San Jose to Relocate

A host of animals, including ring-tailed lemurs and turkey vultures, were moved to higher ground Monday at the Happy Hollow Park and Zoo in San Jose due to rising flood waters.

Monday, Feb 20, 2017 at 07:36 AM PST

2 Dams Illustrate Challenge of Maintaining Older Designs

2 Dams Illustrate Challenge of Maintaining Older Designs

Twelve years ago, widespread destruction from Hurricane Katrina on the Gulf Coast helped compel federal engineers 2,000 miles away in California to remake a 1950s-era dam by constructing a massive steel-and-con...

Sunday, Feb 19, 2017 at 11:21 PM PST

Baby Unharmed, Suspect in Custody After SWAT Standoff Ends

Baby Unharmed, Suspect in Custody After SWAT Standoff Ends

Police said the weapon they found was a loaded .45-caliber handgun.

Sunday, Feb 19, 2017 at 01:19 PM PST

1 Trapped, 2 Climb Out After Car Crashes, Wraps Around Tree

1 Trapped, 2 Climb Out After Car Crashes, Wraps Around Tree

One victim was found trapped after their car crashed and wrapped around a tree in Rancho Santa Fe.

Saturday, Feb 18, 2017 at 11:30 PM PST

Celebration of Life Held for Formerly Kidnapped Grandmother

Celebration of Life Held for Formerly Kidnapped Grandmother

Sandy Vinge may have gained notoriety from her 2008 kidnapping, but listening to friends and family speak about her at her funeral Saturday, you quickly realize the octogenarian's whole life has been captivatin...

Sunday, Feb 19, 2017 at 10:25 AM PST

Trooper Pulls Over HOV Violator with Mannequin Passenger

Trooper Pulls Over HOV Violator with Mannequin Passenger

HOV lanes on highways are designed to encourage ridesharing to reduce traffic and are reserved for any vehicle carrying two or more people.

Saturday, Feb 18, 2017 at 10:28 PM PST

U.S. Coast Guard Seizes 13 Tons of Cocaine from East Pacific

U.S. Coast Guard Seizes 13 Tons of Cocaine from East Pacific

The U.S. Coast Guard crew from the Cutter Midgett unloaded 13 tons of seized cocaine to Naval Base San Diego on Thursday.

Saturday, Feb 18, 2017 at 10:26 PM PST

USD Students Heading to Ghana to Provide Free Medical Aid

USD Students Heading to Ghana to Provide Free Medical Aid

A group of close to 40 students at the University of San Diego is preparing for a humanitarian mission to the West African nation of Ghana this summer.

Sunday, Feb 19, 2017 at 10:15 AM PST

Mayor Criticized For Calling Supe’s Legislation 'Gestapo'

Mayor Criticized For Calling Supe’s Legislation 'Gestapo'

San Francisco Supervisor Aaron Peskin is demanding an apology from Mayor Ed Lee over what he believes was a hurtful and crass attack.

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