Conservative distrust of Pope Francis, which has been building in the U.S. throughout his pontificate, is reaching a boiling point over his plan to urge action on climate change.
Environmental advocates will lose an ally in Congress when Barbara Boxer leaves the Senate at the end of her term in 2016 after more than three decades in office.
San Diego’s Lindbergh Field hit 85 degrees on Thursday, breaking a 111-year-old record by two degrees.
The lingering drought has drained Lake Tahoe below its natural rim for the first time in 5 years, cutting off the flow of the Truckee River.
The San Francisco Bay Area city of Berkeley is moving forward with plans to put climate-change warning labels on gas pumps in what could be the first such requirement of its kind in the nation.
President Barack Obama said denying climate change is like arguing the moon is made of cheese, as he issued a call to action on global warming to Saturday’s graduates of the University of California, Irvine.
Tom Steyer is creating a fund to help victims of extreme weather disasters, starting with wildfires in California and other western states.
A new study is asserting a link between climate change and both the intensifying California drought and the polar vortex blamed for the recent harsh winter.
Fossil evidence shows the Antarctic coastline averaged 57 degrees some 40-50 million years ago.
Scientists say historically, yes, carbon dioxide levels have changed in the ocean before, but this time it’s different.
Gore returned to Lake Tahoe 16 years after he and former President Bill Clinton ushered in a new awareness on the need to protect the alpine lake’s delicate ecosystem from the myriad environmental threats to its famous clarity.
SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – Human violence around the world is being linked to shifts in the climate. A recent study by researchers at the University of California, Berkeley and Princeton University found the risk of conflict […]