Betty Yu joined KPIX 5 in November 2013 as a general assignment reporter. She spent two years at WTVJ, the NBC-owned station in Miami, as a reporter before moving to San Francisco.
Prior to that, she was an anchor and reporter for News 12 The Bronx and Brooklyn, a 24-hour cable news station, for four years. She covered New York City crime, politics, sports, and severe weather. In 2012, Betty was honored as anchor on the “Best Single Newscast” from the New York Press Club.
A Bay Area native, Betty graduated from the University of California, Berkeley with degrees in political science and rhetoric. She also has a Master of Science degree in journalism from Columbia University.
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KPIX 5’s Betty Yu spoke with singer and actor Usher at the 60th annual San Francisco International Film Festival on Friday.
Tiffany Li, who comes from a wealthy Chinese family, is expected to post almost $70 million worth of property and cash to post bail.
Plans for updated sex education curriculum at a South Bay school district had parents protesting at local board meeting Tuesday night before the board voted to not implement the changes.
A man who allegedly showed up to his ex-wife’s workplace with a gun died Tuesday afternoon in Redwood City after a brief pursuit with police.
A blind dog that was lost in the Santa Cruz Mountains was missing for more than a week before someone found her.
The i-Road is a cross between a car and a motorcycle. And a definite head turner.
Uber CEO Travis Kalanick was caught on video swearing and being rude to his Uber driver.
California’s schools may be cash strapped, but many school administrators are still retiring on easy street.
Amid the staggering affluence of the Silicon Valley sits the Ravenswood City School District where a third of its students are homeless.
When Ford’s 2017 Super Bowl commercial airs before kickoff this Sunday, it will feature San Francisco-based service Chariot.