Northern California resident and Howard Stern show regular Eric the Actor dies
LOS ANGELES -- Eric "The Actor" Lynch, whose fear of werewolves, love of professional wrestling and angry, often foul-mouthed rants endeared him to fans of Howard Stern's radio show for more than a decade, has died at age 39.
U.S. Forest Service crews on Mount Shasta were dealing Monday with mud flow from a melting glacier that covered two roads and a bridge in muck, logs and rocks and forced a mountain creek out of its banks.
In the face of several challenges, the numbers of California's threatened sea otters are holding steady, an annual survey has found.
Coming winds and warmer temperatures brought worries that progress made in slowing the growth of a massive wildfire in Northern California could be undone.
Officials say an annual review of California's threatened sea otters has found their population seems to be holding steady but remains low enough to remain on a federal watch list.
Special report on the chromium-tainted desert town made famous in "Erin Brockovich."
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Yammering crows killing sleep
What was that noisy flock of crows going on about in the morning?
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Emma Watson delivers powerful speech on feminism
The 'Harry Potter' actress questions why women's rights has become so polarizing in a United Nations Speech in New York over the weekend.