Latest Bay Area News

Elderly Healdsburg Man’s Medical Marijuana Stolen In Home InvasionHealdsburg police arrested two men and three juveniles on suspicion of stealing a jar of medical marijuana during a home invasion robbery Wednesday evening.
Carjacked Meals On Wheels Truck Crashes In Castro Valley After PursuitFremont police pursued a carjacked Meals on Wheels truck to a highway on-ramp in Castro Valley Thursday morning where the truck overturned, blocking traffic, Fremont police said.
Man Charged With Murder For Antioch Shooting That Killed Ex-GirlfriendA man arrested on suspicion of fatally shooting his ex-girlfriend at an Antioch convenience store Monday morning has been charged with murder by the Contra Costa County District Attorney's Office.
Sudden Oak Death May Be Unstoppable In CaliforniaA new study shows that an epidemic of the tree disease "sudden oak death" has surged beyond control in California.
Severe Lightning Storm Rumbles Through OakleyA low pressure system approaching the coast spun a volatile mixture of thunder, lightning and a downpour into Oakley area early Thursday morning.
New Report Details Sexual Assaults On Bay Area College CampusesAs the Obama administration raises awareness of sexual assault on college campuses, new federal data shows that Bay Area institutions are not immune to the problem.

Sports Headlines & Scores

NCAA Championship Tale: 2 Villanova vs. 1 North CarolinaAfter all the hoopla and hype, the NCAA Tournament Championship Game has arrived, and both North Carolina and Villanova are very good, deserving teams.
NCAA Tournament: Experts Make Their Final Four PicksCBS Local Sports talent from across the country weigh in on the Final Four featuring Syracuse, UNC, Villanova, and Oklahoma. See how our experts made their picks.
CBS San Francisco NCAA Hoops PicksCatch March Madness with CBS San Francisco. Match your hoops prowess against our panel of experts from KPIX 5, KCBW, Live 105, Alice Radio and 99.7 Now.
Super Bowl 50: Panthers-Broncos Expert Picks, AnalysisCBS Local Sports talent from across the country weigh in on Super Bowl 50 featuring the Carolina Panthers and Denver Broncos. See how our NFL experts made their picks...
Super Bowl 50 Tale: Panthers Have Edge Over BroncosIt will be a shock if Cam Newton is not handed the NFL’s MVP award the night before the Super Bowl. He is a game-changing superstar who is still ascending.
Expert Picks And Analysis: AFC, NFC Championship GamesCBS Local Sports talent from across the country weigh in on this weekend's Championship matchups. See how our NFL experts made their picks for the NFL Playoffs.

Politics

Donald Trump Responds To Rolling Stones Request To Pull Their Music"We have the rights to use them. I always buy the rights." Trump said...
Cupertino Mayor Accuses Apple Of ‘Abuse’ For Paying Low Taxes To CityThe Mayor of Cupertino is criticizing Apple, saying one of the world’s most valuable companies pays too little in taxes as the infrastructure in its hometown crumbles.
Marijuana Legalization Gets Early Support Among Bay Area VotersA majority of Bay Area residents polled support Lt. Governor Newsom's state initiative to legalize the recreational use of marijuana.
Fines Over Permits Piling Up For Academy Of Art In San FranciscoIf you live or work in San Francisco, it's hard to miss the Academy of Art.
Uber's High-Powered Global Policy Board Born Amid Legal Battles, Regulation StrugglesAn eight-person global policy board has been assembled by Uber to increase their chances of winning over governments around the world.
Gov. Brown Raises Legal Age To Buy Tobacco To 21The governor of California on Wednesday approved raising the legal age to buy tobacco for smoking, dipping, chewing and vaping from 18 to 21.

KPIX 5 Original Reports

Fines Over Permits Piling Up For Academy Of Art In San FranciscoIf you live or work in San Francisco, it's hard to miss the Academy of Art.
LSD Micro-Doses Unleash Creativity, Problem-Solving For Bay Area ProfessionalsA growing number of Bay Area professionals are taking tiny doses of LSD to ramp up their job performance and stoke their problem-solving abilities.
Scavengers May Be Only People Profiting In Current Recycling MarketIn the dead of night, five nights a week, a man we'll call "Daniel" goes to work at a San Francisco Dumpster.
Weight Of Cheap Commodities Crushing North Bay Recycling CompanyFor 60 years, Joe Garbarino has been moving Marin’s trash, and for many of those years he could do it at a healthy profit. Not any more.
Bay Area Woman Survives Terrifying Free Fall From Zip Line In MexicoA Bay Area woman is recovering from what she describes as a harrowing near death escape while zip lining in Mexico.
California Farm Use Of Oilfield Waste Water Prompts Food-Safety InquirySome popular California-grown fruits and nuts are irrigated with waste water from oilfields. No one has been checking if the practice is actually safe -- until now.

From The KCBS Newsroom

Marijuana Legalization Gets Early Support Among Bay Area VotersA majority of Bay Area residents polled support Lt. Governor Newsom's state initiative to legalize the recreational use of marijuana.
$10K Reward Offered In 2013 Berkeley Hills MurderUC Berkeley police are offering a $10,000 reward for information in the 2013 murder of an aspiring paramedic at a lookout on Grizzly Peak, the victim’s family said Wednesday.
Massive Wind Farm Project May Be Allowed To Kill Eagles Without Breaking LawThe U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service plans to seek public comments on whether to allow what could be the biggest wind farm in the U.S. to kill a limited number of bald and golden eagles without breaking the law, the agency announced Wednesday.
$5 Adoptions! Big Dogs Piling Up At East Bay Animal SheltersBig dogs are creating crowded conditions at Contra Costa County animal shelters, and shelter officials are hoping some animal lovers will take advantage of a special offer to adopt them.
Hulu To Live-Stream Sports, News In 2017Hulu will offer a live-streaming service in 2017 that will offer a mix of cable and broadcast programming as well as news, sports and events.
Cheese Overload: U.S. Sitting On 1.2 Billion PoundsAn abundance of milk in Europe, combined with high demand in the United States is adding up to a cheese surplus in America.

Eye On The Bay

Best Open Mic Comedy Shows In San FranciscoSan Francisco is no stranger to comedy. Open mic nights are one of the best ways to see new talent and get a good laugh or grumble. Here are some of the best open mic comedy shows in San Francisco that will get you laughing without the expensive cover charge.
Best Wine Tasting Bars In San FranciscoSan Francisco wine bars are welcoming spots offering enjoyment beyond pure wine tasting. Most wine bars highlight their kitchens as well, pairing cheese plates, flatbreads and tapas with wine recommendations. Monthly wine events enhance the wine bar experience.
Best Ways To Celebrate National Star Wars Day In The Bay AreaSan Francisco Bay Area connections to Lucasfilms and Star Wars runs deep. Explore some of these connections on Star Wars Day, "always pass on what you have learned" and May the Fourth be with you.
Alice@97.3's Sarah & Vinnie Morning Show Celebrates 'Star Wars' DaySarah and Vinnie, Alice@97.3's morning show took things to another level! Check out their Star Wars videos using J.J. Abrams' Action Movie smart phone app...
Classic Southern Recipes For Your Next PartyLooking for a dash of southern flavor? Try these recipes from Mary Alice Monroe, author of "A Lowcountry Wedding."
Best Places To Buy Golf Clothes In San FranciscoWith golf courses like Olympic Club, Presidio and Lincoln, you not only have to have the right equipment but you need to be dressed properly. Golf apparel can vary in style and functionality. Here are the places to buy golf clothes that will help you get the most out of your game, while being fashionable at the same time.

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