A Look Back At 2011: Bay Area & The World

Sacramento Woman To Stand Trial In Microwave Death Of Baby

A Sacramento woman will stand trial on charges of killing her 7-week-old daughter by placing her in a microwave oven.



ConsumerWatch: Home Depot Shopper Unsatisfied With Installation

Many retailers offer delivery and installation for an extra fee when consumers buy appliances, but that work is often done by a third party, as one CBS 5 viewer found out the hard way.


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Motion Sensors Adjust Pleasanton Traffic Signals For Bicyclists

The City of Pleasanton has mounted a device that resembles a large hand held flashlight mounted on poles at a half a dozen intersections so that traffic signals can be adjusted in real time to accommodate bicyclists.


Ka Yang (Photo credit: Sacramento Police)

Sacramento Mom Arraigned In Microwave Death Of Baby

A Northern California woman accused of killing her baby in a microwave oven was arraigned Thursday on murder charges that could lead to the death penalty if she is convicted.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–06/23/2011

Ka Yang (Photo credit: Sacramento Police)

NorCal Mom Accused Of Killing Baby In Microwave

Police arrested a Northern California mother Tuesday on a murder charge, saying they believed she had burned her six-week-old baby to death in a microwave oven.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–06/21/2011