Brush Fire In Ventura County Closes 101 FreewayAuthorities say a fast-moving brush fire near Ventura has led to the closure of a stretch of the Pacific Coast Highway and burned over 1,000 acres.
Big Waves, Dangerous Currents Predicted Along Southern And Central California BeachesSwimmers and surfers are being warned of dangerous rip currents and waves up to 10 feet along southern and central California beaches.
Venomous Snakes Washing Up On Calif. Beaches; El Niño To Blame?Extremely venomous snakes are washing up onto California beaches and some scientists say El Niño may be to blame.
5 Things Not To Forget In Your Summer Beach BagA day at the beach should include a bag full of essentials to keep you comfortable and protected in the sun. Here are five must-haves not to forget when planning a day at the beach.
6 Beach Escapes You Might Not Know AboutLooking for a new beach getaway spot this summer? Wendy Francis, author of "The Summer Of Good Intentions," shares her top 6 beach escapes that you might not know about.
3 Science Experiments To Try Outdoors With Kids This SummerThe weather is warmer and that means kids are gearing up to get outside and release some pent-up winter energy. These three outdoor science experiments offer curious young scientists a messy, fun learning experience.
Company Hopes To Remove Ruptured Oil Pipeline Near California Coast On TuesdayOfficials from Plains All American Pipeline say they hope the broken section of a pipeline that spilled oil along the California Coast can be removed for investigation by Tuesday.
Police: Sea Lion Pup Abducted From Los Angeles BeachWhoever snatched a seal or sea lion pup from a Los Angeles beach early Sunday should not be fooled by the animal's cuteness - they could suffer a vicious bite, an animal rescue expert said.
Dead Humpback Whale Washes Up On Santa Cruz County BeachThe body of a young humpback whale washed up on a beach in Santa Cruz County Friday morning.
Six Hot Beach Reads For SummerSummer is time for breaking out your bathing suits and hitting the beach. Whether you’re craving a thriller or tearjerker, our sister company Simon & Schuster has a book for every afternoon spent in the sun. Throw one of these page-turners in your beach bag and prepare to lose yourself.
1 Person Rescued, 1 Missing Off Central California BeachRescuers say three people were swept into the ocean during a baptism ceremony at a Central Coast beach, and only one of them has been found.
Overseas Destinations You Can Travel To Without A PassportYou don't always need a passport to travel overseas. You can still head to a tropical unincorporated destination overseas.