Environmental Coalition Calls For Ban On Oilfield Wastewater IrrigationA coalition of environmental groups is calling for a moratorium on new permits for irrigation of food crops with oilfield wastewater.
San Leandro Mom Asks For Help Locating Missing DaughterA 12-year-old Bay Area girl went missing a week ago while in the care of Alameda County social services. No one told her mother – for days.
California Farm Use Of Oilfield Wastewater Prompts Food-Safety InquirySome popular California-grown fruits and nuts are irrigated with wastewater from oilfields. No one has been checking if the practice is actually safe -- until now.
Some Central Valley Orchards Irrigated With Oilfield Waste WaterSome of the biggest growers in the Central Valley area aren't worried about conserving water because they've found a steady supply -- but there's a catch.
After Season Of NFL Domestic Violence Troubles, Super Bowl To Feature Chilling Anti-Abuse AdAt several points this season the NFL was forced to confront issues of domestic violence, now the effort to stop such crimes will be featured during the biggest event of the year, the Super Bowl.
Richmond Makes New Push To Stop Crude-By-Rail Deliveries Amid Concerns Over DerailmentsOfficials in Richmond are making a new push to stop trains carrying cargo that they say is a disaster waiting to happen.
Protesters Against Fracked Oil Deliveries Chain Themselves At Richmond YardA dramatic showdown at a rail yard in Richmond on Thursday as protesters locked themselves to a gate to disrupt operations at the facility.
KPIX 5 News Special: Levi's Stadium Countdown To KickoffThe KPIX 5 news team aired a special 1-hour noon newscast from the field at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara on Sunday.
Vandalism Floods Ballfield At College Of Alameda; Thousands Of Gallons Of Water WastedVandals cranked open a main water valve and knocked over sprinkler heads on the baseball field at the College of Alameda sometime over the weekend, resulting in about 100,000 gallons of water wasted.
Lawsuit Filed Over Fracked Oil Trains In The Bay Area After KPIX 5 ReportTwo weeks ago, KPIX 5 discovered trains carrying explosive fracked crude oil have been rolling into the Bay Area under everyone's radar. On Thursday, four environmental groups have filed a lawsuit over it, calling the crude by rail terminal illegal.
California May Not Be Prepared For Disasters Involving Fracked Oil TrainsAfter KPIX 5 uncovered trains carrying fracked oil are rolling into the Bay Area, state officials are worried that they are not prepared enough if something goes wrong.
Trains Carrying Fracked Oil Spotted In Bay AreaBay Area residents have made it clear that they don't want trains carrying fracked oil here. But KPIX 5 discovered it's already happening, in an operation so hush hush that even the state's energy commission didn't know about it.