Apr 4, 2012

How to Stop Using Plastic Bags

How to Stop Using Plastic Bags

Can you do without plastic bags? Brandi Jeter, Sharon Rowley, Beth Engelman and Amanda Rodriguez, sit down with iVillage.com's Kelly Wallace for a friendly discussion about plastic bags and if there is a way to...

Apr 4, 2012

Whiz Kid Brews Biofuels

Whiz Kid Brews Biofuels

16-year-old researcher Sara Volz is working in an Air Force Academy lab to extract fuel from algae. Sara hopes her work will eventually lead to a sustainable means for producing bio fuels.

Apr 4, 2012

Home Canning Is Good For Our Environment

Home Canning Is Good For Our Environment

Canned foods are good for you and for the environment and it's making a comeback. The old-fashioned trend is one that could help save you money, eat healthier and make help reduce environmental waste.

Nov 30, 2011

Rent-A-Trees for True Green Christmas

Rent-A-Trees for True Green Christmas

More and more Christmas celebrants are renting trees.

Nov 17, 2011

Solyndra Soils Green Lending

Solyndra Soils Green Lending

NBC Bay Area's Brent Cannon talks about the Solyndra hearings with the leader of an organization helping fund innovative, green startups.

Nov 17, 2011

Recycling For Rewards

Recycling For Rewards

This mom paid for her 2-week long getaway to Italy simply by recycling! Learn how you can grab cash the green way.

Nov 15, 2011

Recycling Your Way to Italy

Recycling Your Way to Italy

A Sherman Oaks woman just returned from a trip to Italy, which she paid for with money she made recycling bottles and cans.

Nov 15, 2011

The First Commercial U.S. Biofuled Flight

The First Commercial U.S. Biofuled Flight

Scott Budman takes us on a tour of the United flight using biofuel.

Nov 15, 2011

Happy America Recycles Day

Happy America Recycles Day

Today is America Recycles Day, and in honor of the nationwide event, San Leandro officials are encouraging residents to recycle items beyond the usual aluminum can or glass bottle.

Nov 15, 2011

7 Ways to Go Green With Your Pet

7 Ways to Go Green With Your Pet

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Tom Ridge: More Cooperation Needed for Super Bowl Security

Tom Ridge: More Cooperation Needed for Super Bowl Security

There still isn’t enough cooperation between federal, local and state law enforcement agencies in advance of Super Bowl 50, former secretary of Homeland Security Tom Ridge told NBC Bay Area. In a far ranging...

Substitute Teacher Fired for Allegedly Watching Porn in Class

Substitute Teacher Fired for Allegedly Watching Porn in Class

A substitute teacher has been fired amid allegations he was watching porn in a classroom at John Muir Middle School in San Jose.

Armed Bank Robber Shot By Officers in SSF: Police

Armed Bank Robber Shot By Officers in SSF: Police

A man suspected of robbing a South San Francisco bank was hospitalized after being shot by police officers Friday morning.

Super Bowl 50 Has San Jose Police Stretched Thin

Super Bowl 50 Has San Jose Police Stretched Thin

Super Bowl 50 is stretching law enforcement agencies to the limit, but not many are feeling the pinch as much as the understaffed San Jose Police department. Right now, it's all hands on deck, and all hands are...

3 Dead, Many Trapped After Strong Quake Rocks Taiwan

3 Dead, Many Trapped After Strong Quake Rocks Taiwan

A 6.4-magnitude earthquake struck southern Taiwan early Saturday, toppling at least one high-rise residential building where rescuers pulled out more than 220 people. Three people were dead, authorities...

Super Bowl Ticket Prices Reach All-Time High

Super Bowl Ticket Prices Reach All-Time High

Super Bowl 50 is fast approaching, and with only two full days before the big game, ticket sales are at an all-time high.

The latest figures indicate a record in the game's history.