El Nino preview – floods hitting Southwest

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Firefighters waded through knee-high floodwater Tuesday to rescue a woman stranded in her minivan as muddy runoff gu…

California Drought: Oakland A’s Billy Beane is among top East Bay water users

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Oakland Athletics executive Billy Beane and a retired Chevron Oil executive are among the top excessive water users in …

Magnitude-3.1 quake shakes North Bay

THE GEYSERS (KRON) — A 3.1-magnitude earthquake rattled the North Bay on Monday afternoon, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The jolt…

2.5 earthquake lightly shakes Fremont

Fremont (KRON) A 2.5-magnitude earthquake shook the Mission Creek area of Fremont this afternoon, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. T…

Large numbers of Guadalupe fur seals dying off California

LOS ANGELES  — Scientists are looking at ocean-warming trends to figure out why endangered Guadalupe fur seals are stranding themselves and …