UK Research Links Compound in Asparagus to CancerResearch out of the United Kingdom has found a possible link between an amino acid called aparagine and cancer in mice. That report was greeted with a heaping helping of skepticism by the executive director of the San Joaquin Farm Bureau. (2-10-18)
Hops for Hipsters: 'Pliny the Younger' Pale Ale Goes on Sale for 2 Weeks in Santa RosaThe line of beer devotees stretched around the block in Santa Rosa as fans waited hours for this year's limited release of Pliny the Younger from the Russian River Brewing Company. Allen Martin reports. (2-2-18)
Facebook Post Shows Uncovered Meat Carried Into San Jose Store in Shopping Carts99 Ranch market in San Jose and Costco apologized Friday evening after a woman posted photos to social media showing raw, unpackaged meat being moved from Costco to 99 Ranch in shopping carts. (1-26-18)
'Reducetarians' Carve Meat from Their Diet, Slice by SliceKPIX 5's Andria Borba learned about a new food movement that meat-loving, would-be vegans say is easy to swallow. (1-13-18)
Gilroy Garlic Farm Denies Allegations in Netflix DocumentaryThe food documentary series from Netflix called “Rotten” accuses the nation’s largest garlic producer — Gilroy’s Christopher Ranch — of being involved in a price fixing scheme. Len Ramirez reports. (1-11-18)
Officers Fear Spike in DUI Deaths from Recreational PotThe death of a CHP officer, struck by a suspected drunk and stoned driver on Christmas, calls attention to concerns of law enforcement that recreational marijuana will only add to the highway death toll. Melissa Caen reports. (12-25-17)
San Jose Google Campus Proposal Raises Concerns for ResidentsNot everyone’s happy with Google moving into downtown San Jose. An exclusive KPIX-SurveyUSA poll shows a majority of voters in the city think it could be a good thing. That number is 56 percent. But 31 percent say it will be bad and 13 percent aren’t sure. Len Ramirez reports. (2-16-18)
Fully Autonomous Selfie Drone Hits The MarketSkydio, an autonomous drone with 13 cameras and AI technology, is hitting the market. Mary Lee reports. (2/14/18)
Changemakers Invited To Move To San Francisco's Historic Fort Scott CampusGroups that are pushing for environmental and/or social change are being invited to move into San Francisco's historic Fort Scott campus in the Presidio. Emily Turner reports. (2/14/18)
Trump Fumes About Russia Investigation and OprahPres. Trump was quite active on Twitter Sunday. Lashing out at Oprah Winfrey and the FBI. (2-18-18)
Cold Snap Moves Into Bay AreaPlunging temperatures combined with high winds are shocking Bay Area residents with a rude return to winter. Joe Vazquez reports. (2-18-18)
Barely Missing Massacre, A's Pitcher Sets Up Fund for His Stricken Alma MaterJesus Luzardo graduated from Douglas High School two years ago and now he's working his way through the minor leagues with the A's. He had planned to be on campus last Wednesday when a gunman opened fire, killing 17. Luzardo has set up a fund for Douglas High at: bit.ly/2F9qzgg
Pot Smokers Light Up With Police To Teach SafetyNow that recreational marijuana is legal in California police are seeing a spike in people driving while high. They're still learning how to spot the signs.
Cold Snap, Freezing Temps Settle Over Bay AreaA very cold high pressure system is settling over the Bay Area bringing cold temperatures. Here's the forecast, locations of shelters in SF, and Jackie Ward with tips for pets and plants.
Questions Swirl Around Fired White House Aide's Domestic Abuse ChargesThere are more questions about fired White House aid Rob Porter, after accusations of domestic abuse.
New Exhibit at de Young Museum in S.F. Spotlights African American ArtA new exhibit title "Revelations" features a wide range of media that share one common component. KPIX 5's Christin Ayers takes a long look with museum curator Timothy Anglin Burgard. (2-18-18)
Napa Valley Grape Growers Brace for Cold SnapSunday night's drop in temperature is having an impact on Wine Country. Growers are now racing to protect their crop before the frost takes over. Andrea Nakano reports. (2-18-18)
Sunday Evening Pinpoint ForecastSunday night by the bay: partly cloudy in the evening becoming mostly cloudy and breezy with a slight chance of showers. Lows in the upper 30s to mid 40s. Northwest winds between 20 and 30 mph. Monday: partly cloudy and breezy with highs around 50. (2-18-18)