Is San Jose winning its war on illegal dumping?

SAN JOSE — Two years ago, the city of San Jose got serious about the problem of illegal dumping by offering free trash pickups, easing the complaint process and imposing stiff fines on violators. The result: 2,443 mattresses, 2,250 tons …

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Photos: Is that sheep smiling for the camera?

(Click here if you are having trouble viewing this gallery on a mobile device) With their small size and reliability, remote motion-sensing cameras are helping researchers from across the United States keep an eye on wildlife behavior in the backcountry, …

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Tractor-trailer hit-and-run leaves 1 dead, cops say

The truck allegedly hit another vehicle, sending it off the road and into a tree where it flipped, NJSP said. Police are searching for the tractor-trailer involved in a hit-and-run accident that left a 60-year-old man dead off Interstate 295 …

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Fatal accident on Highway 1 in Half Moon Bay

HALF MOON BAY — The California Highway Patrol is reporting a fatal accident in Half Moon Bay after a vehicle went off the embankment at 20067 Cabrillo Highway, or Highway 1, near San Gregorio State Beach, at the intersection of …

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