Yosemite News, Photos, Videos and Tweets

'The Daily Show' mocks Fox News' one-sided treatment of gaffes in Trump montage

It probably won't surprise you to learn that Fox News spends a fair bit of time bashing Joe Biden, with his "gaffes," "trouble reading" and "trouble getting through the words" regularly coming up as talking points on the network. But as The Daily Show highlig…

yosemite - Mashable
3:06am PDT - August 5th, 2020

#MeTooSTEM founder admits to creating Twitter persona who “died” of COVID-19

BethAnn McLaughlin invented @Sciencing_Bi, a Hopi anthropologist who died of COVID-19

yosemite - Ars Technica
4:20pm PDT - August 4th, 2020

Trump goes viral after mispronouncing Yosemite

President Trump went viral for the wrong reasons on Tuesday when he mispronounced the name of one of America's most famous national parks at a ceremony touting his signature on a major piece of conservation legislation....

yosemite - The Hill
11:41am PDT - August 4th, 2020

Yosemite officials warn against speeding after two bears are hit and killed on the road

Yosemite National Park officials are urging visitors to slow down after four bears were hit by vehicles in the last three weeks.

yosemite - CNN
11:57am PDT - August 3rd, 2020

Sierra Club Examines Racist Past, Painful Legacy Of John Muir

The Sierra Club on Wednesday said it would examine its "substantial role" in perpetuating white supremacy and denounced the racist actions of environmentalist icon John Muir, a prominent figure in the preservation of America's wilderness.

yosemite - Reuters
12:07pm PDT - July 23rd, 2020

We recreated Apple’s MacOS Big Sur wallpaper with a helicopter!

[VIDEO] This group has recreated a number of official macOS wallpapers over the years, using a drone. This year, with Big Sur, a drone wouldn't quite cut it. A little bit of the story, in their own words: My friends and I had one choice, we had to get a h…

yosemite - Reddit /r/all
7:09am PDT - July 22nd, 2020

As National Parks Reopen, Nearby Businesses Play It Safe - The Wall Street Journal

Already hard hit when Yosemite, Glacier and other national parks closed because of the coronavirus, operators weigh health risks as tourists return

yosemite - The Wall Street Journal
6:00am PDT - July 21st, 2020

Coronavirus updates: Connecticut finds 90 false COVID-19 positive results; teachers sue Florida governor over school reopening plans

Connecticut found a 'flaw' in coronavirus testing system. Florida's largest teacher union sued the governor over school reopening plans. Latest news.

yosemite - USA Today
3:56am PDT - July 21st, 2020

Tests on Yosemite sewage reveals presence of coronavirus

It was believed the famous national park had escaped the virus but the tests showed otherwise. It was estimated 170 people at the park had it.

yosemite - CBS News
4:35am PDT - July 20th, 2020

Forget the new Defender, here’s the Land Rover you really want (and it’s electric)

Despite not being anywhere near their modern counterparts in terms of engineering and emissions, there’s still something alluring about old cars. Perhaps it’s their simplicity, perhaps it’s their classic styling, or perhaps it’s because we only remember the g…

yosemite - The Next Web
5:54am PDT - July 17th, 2020

Living the high life: Adventure-loving Yulia Efimova thanks quarantine as swimming starlet takes fans on tour of stunning Yosemite

World champion swimmer Yulia Efimova has taken her followers on a whirlwind tour of the waterfalls, lakes and mountains of California's Yosemite National Park, singing and dancing with a pair of Russian companions along the way. Read Full Article at RT.com

yosemite - RT
3:36am PDT - July 6th, 2020

'We call them land yachts': The wealthy are spending millions to travel in luxury RVs this summer, and it's reshaping the entire look of high-end travel

  • With travel restrictions still in place, interest in RV travel is surging.
  • Elite travelers are willing to pay top dollar for what Jer Goss of Goss RV calls "land yachts": luxury RVs that cost tens of thousands of dollars to rent and millions…

    yosemite - Business Insider
    7:05am PDT - July 4th, 2020