As negotiators for Bay Area Rapid Transit and its unions were back at the bargaining table Wednesday night hoping to end a strike that has snarled the region’s commutes for days, a newly released KPIX 5 poll found almost twice as many people think BART management has made a better case than have the unions.
The San Francisco 49ers and KPIX 5 announced a new television broadcast agreement on Thursday which includes a 10-year extension of preseason game broadcast rights through the 2023 season.
Longtime Bay Area television and radio personality Jerry Graham died on Monday, a day before his 79th birthday.
Half of all Californians believe it is more important to control gun ownership than it is to protect the rights of American citizens to own guns, according to a KPIX-TV poll released Thursday.
Elizabeth Cook has been named co-anchor for the 11pm news on KPIX 5, effective immediately. She will also co-anchor the Monday-through-Friday 5 and 6 p.m. newscasts with Allen Martin, as well as the 10 p.m. news on sister station KBCW (The CW 44/Cable 12) with Ken Bastida.
KPIX-TV will present a live primetime special, “A Super Night on the New Bay Bridge,” on Sunday night immediately following Super Bowl XLVII and a special post-game episode of the CBS hit drama “Elementary.”
Emmy Award-winning anchor Dana King has announced that she will be leaving CBS 5 as of Friday, Dec. 7 after 15 years with the station and 25 years in television news in order to pursue her art career.
The effects of President Barack Obama’s falter in the first debate with Mitt Romney are not just being felt in battleground states, according to KPIX-TV CBS 5’s latest tracking poll of California which shows Romney slicing eight points off Obama’s lead.
California’s top elected Democratic officials all lack majority approval ratings, according to a new KPIX-TV CBS 5 poll of the state’s voters that was released Tuesday.
A majority of San Francisco residents want Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi – convicted in a domestic violence case – to either step down from office or be removed, according to a new CBS 5 poll.