Travel & Outdoors

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Tim Ryan
September 09, 2019 - 2:12 pm
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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Lake Tahoe
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KCBS Radio Morning News
September 04, 2019 - 11:38 am
One of the main routes to Lake Tahoe may shut down for up to two weeks. Caltrans is considering a plan to close part of Highway 50 in order to repair a bridge over Echo Summit, which leads to South Lake Tahoe.
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Jane Sullivan completed a walking tour across 12 states at the Golden Gate Bridge on Aug. 30, 2019.
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Matt Bigler
August 30, 2019 - 1:39 pm
Jane Sullivan walked across 12 states in 12 weeks, and along the way, what frustrated her most was how much time young people spend looking at their screens.
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San Francisco International Airport
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August 30, 2019 - 8:30 am
An experiment to ease traffic flow at San Francisco International Airport that offered free parking for 30 minutes did not improve congestion, officials admit.
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aroline Oliveira (L) and Rachel Scherdin help unveil one of 50 sunscreen dispensers that are being setup along the beach on March 13, 2015 in Miami Beach, Florida.
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Kim Wonderley
August 29, 2019 - 11:02 am
If your next trip includes Hawaii, Mexico or maybe even the Florida Keys, choose your sunscreen wisely. Kim Wonderley takes a look at their environmental impact in this week's Road Report.
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A United Airlines passenger takes a sip of water before throwing away the bottle at a security checkpoint at San Francisco International Airport August 10, 2006 in San Francisco.
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Kim Wonderley
August 26, 2019 - 12:14 pm
Reducing our carbon footprint when we travel is a good goal to have. The changes, while seemingly small, can make a big difference if more people pitch in. Kim Wonderley has a few suggestions in this week's Road Report.
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FILE - In this Jan. 22, 2015, file photo, visitors walk toward Sleeping Beauty's Castle in the background at Disneyland Resort in Anaheim, Calif. A teenage girl traveling from New Zealand to Southern California this month was infectious with highly contagious measles and may have exposed others at Disneyland and a nearby hotel, health officials said Friday, Aug. 23, 2019. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File)
AP News
August 24, 2019 - 12:05 am
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Public health officials say people who visited Disneyland and other Southern California tourist spots last week may have been exposed to measles. Officials say a teenage girl from New Zealand had the highly contagious disease and may have spread it during her visit —...
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Tourists at Johnson's Beach in Guerneville
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Holly Quan
August 23, 2019 - 12:15 pm
The tourism season is in full swing in Guerneville. But nearly six months after a historic flood delayed many businesses have shut down and others have struggled to rebound.
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A United Airlines passenger takes a sip of water before throwing away the bottle at a security checkpoint at San Francisco International Airport August 10, 2006 in San Francisco.
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Jeffrey Schaub
August 20, 2019 - 10:16 am
Plastic bottles of water are no longer available for sale at San Francisco International Airport as the unprecedented move to reduce waste from travelers went into effect on Tuesday.
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Monarch butterflies have been recently seen in Yosemite National Park, park officials said on Twitter on Aug. 10, 2019.
Yosemite National Park
KCBS Radio Morning News
August 13, 2019 - 8:33 am
The monarch butterfly has returned to Yosemite National Park, according to rangers who say the endangered insect has been spotted in several locations around the park.
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