Travel & Outdoors

OAKLAND, CA - JULY 01: Traffic backs up on westbound highway 24 next to a Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) station July 1, 2013 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Bay Area Residents Advised To Stay Indoors Due To Poor Air Quality

With the recent wildfires both in the North and East Bay, health officials have advised residents of western and central Contra Costa County to limit their outdoor activity or stay indoors due to the smoky and poor air conditions.
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This undated artist rendering provided by PGAV Destinations shows a depiction of the new SeaWorld and Sesame Workshop theme park, which is scheduled to open in San Diego in 2021. (PGAV Destinations via AP)

2nd Sesame Street Place Park Opening In San Diego

The first Sesame Place theme park opened almost 40 years ago outside Philadelphia. The new 17-acre Sesame Place park will be adjacent to their Sea World San Diego location.
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A cable car turns onto Washington Street with the Transamerica Pyramid in the background Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

San Francisco's Iconic Cable Cars To Shut Down For Repairs

The city's transit agency says it needs to get the manually operated cable cars off the street to rehabilitate the gearboxes that power the system that started in the 1890s. Shuttle buses will instead transport people along the steep streets of the cable car routes.
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SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA - SEPTEMBER 09: A plane takes off from San Francisco International Airport on September 09, 2019 in San Francisco, California. Hundreds of departing and arriving flights at San Francisco International Airport have been cancelled

Hundreds of SFO Flights Canceled and Delayed Due To Runway Project

Flight delays and cancellations have been widespread at San Francisco International Airport since the busiest runway was shut over the weekend so workers can begin repaving.
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11/4/2018 - Janet Jackson performs on stage at the MTV Europe Music Awards 2018 held at the Bilbao Exhibition Centre, Spain (Photo by PA Images/Sipa USA)

Janet Jackson Brings Her 'Rhythm Nation Anniversary Tour' To The Hawaiian Islands

Pop Icon Janet Jackson will return to Honolulu, Hawaii to perform two shows as part of her special 30th-anniversary celebration of her album Rhythm Nation.
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Bay Area Rapid Transit - BART  (Photo credit: Getty Images)

Major Delays Expected To Continue On Highway 24, BART Labor Day Weekend

East Bay residents can expect major delays this weekend due to shutdowns on BART and Highway 24.
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Security Lags as Violent Brawl Breaks Out In 'Happiest Place on Earth' (Photo credit: KNX1070)

3 Charged In Disneyland Brawl Caught On Video at Goofy's Playhouse

A woman and two men are facing criminal charges following a violent fight at Disneyland captured on video and posted to social media, KNX 1070 reports.
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Revellers run next to fighting bulls from Cebada Gago ranch, during the running of the bulls at the San Fermin Festival, in Pamplona, northern Spain, Monday, July 8, 2019. Revellers from around the world flock to Pamplona every year to take part in the ei

Run-In With Pamplona Bull Made Bay Area Man Fear For His Life

Alvarez, a 46-year-old who works as a public defender in Santa Clara County, California, says that being ran over and gored in the neck by a bull is something he will never forget.
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Security Lags as Violent Brawl Breaks Out In 'Happiest Place on Earth' (Photo credit: KNX1070)

Security Lags as Violent Brawl Breaks Out In 'Happiest Place on Earth'

A violent brawl broke out in the happiest place on earth Saturday and Disneyland-goers wondering why it took park security so long to arrive.
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Family of father and his son walking together at the beach in California. (Photo credit: Getty Images)

4 Bay Area Beaches Ranked Among Most Polluted In California

The environmental nonprofit organization Heal the Bay has put out the annual report of cleanest beaches in California and four in the Bay Area are among the bottom of the list.
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