Bay Area Company's Bionic Suit Gives Mild-Mannered Reporter Superpower
KPIX 5's Da Lin strapped on a power-assist suit from Ekso Bionics, an East Bay company, and found out it lets workers lift and hold heavy objects for long periods with the touch of a finger. (11-10-17)

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Man Gunned Down In Broad Daylight Over Used Cellphone SaleA man using the popular 'Let Go' app to sell his cellphone was gunned down in broad daylight in San Leandro Saturday. Katie Nielsen talked to stunned residents.
Apple Opens New Visitor Center in Cupertino Next to 'Spaceship' CampusThe new visitor center is like an Apple Store on steroids -- it features a showroom, a cafe similar to the ones used by employees at nearby Apple Park and an interactive, 3-D scale model of the new "spaceship" campus. Devin Fehely reports. (11-17-17)
Data Often Left Unsecured as Companies Rely on Cloud-Based SystemsChris Vickery spends his days poking around databases looking for sensitive data left out in the open, unprotected on the internet. Turns out, there's a lot to be found. Kiet Do reports. (11-16-17)
Raw Video: Tesla Unveils Electric Semi Tractor-Trailer TruckTesla unveiled its new electric semi tractor-trailer Thursday night near its design center in Hawthorne, California. (Tesla video via YouTube)
California Will Get Half Its Electricity from Renewables by 2020California is outpacing its own ambitious goal for renewable energy. Kiet Do reports. (11-16-17)
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Change-Of-Address Fraud A Growing Form Of Identity TheftChange-of-address fraud is a growing form of identity theft. Consumerwatch reporter Julie Watts tell us why it is so simple for criminals to pull off.
Fremont Condo HOA Sued For Not Allowing Kids To Play OutsideFamilies in Fremont have scored a huge legal victory after they sued their condo complex. Betty Yu says the HOA wouldn't let their kids play outside.
Teammates, Mayor Defend Lynch's Anthem Protest In MexicoEveryone from his teammates to the mayor came to the defense of Marshawn Lynch after President Trump attacked him on Twitter for sitting during the national anthem in Mexico.

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Bay Area Company's Bionic Suit Gives Mild-Mannered Reporter SuperpowerKPIX 5's Da Lin strapped on a power-assist suit from Ekso Bionics, an East Bay company, and found out it lets workers lift and hold heavy objects for long periods with the touch of a finger. (11-10-17)
California PUC Adds Background Check Requirement for Ride-Hailing DriversUber and Lyft drivers aren't required to be fingerprinted but for the first time they will have to go through a background check every year. Melissa Caen reports. (11-9-17)
Wine Country Businesses Plead for Tourists to ReturnWith skies in the North Bay returning to blue, local businesses -- hard-hit by a drop in revenue during the wildfires -- tell visitors it's OK to come back. John Ramos reports. (10-24-17)

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Change-Of-Address Fraud A Growing Form Of Identity TheftChange-of-address fraud is a growing form of identity theft. Consumerwatch reporter Julie Watts tell us why it is so simple for criminals to pull off.
Fremont Condo HOA Sued For Not Allowing Kids To Play OutsideFamilies in Fremont have scored a huge legal victory after they sued their condo complex. Betty Yu says the HOA wouldn't let their kids play outside.
Teammates, Mayor Defend Lynch's Anthem Protest In MexicoEveryone from his teammates to the mayor came to the defense of Marshawn Lynch after President Trump attacked him on Twitter for sitting during the national anthem in Mexico.

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