Mother Says Son Sank Deeper Into Addiction At Oakland Rehab FacilityIn the first part of an original report about a substance abuse treatment facility in Oakland, mother claimed her daughter was attacked and ended up in the emergency room with acute alcohol poisoning. Another family had a life-threatening experience at the same facility.
Mother Claims Daughter Was Attacked At Oakland Treatment CenterSome parents and teens are raising allegations of serious incidents that they claim happened at one of the few residential substance abuse programs for teenagers in the Bay Area.
Fremont Doctor Offers High-Tech Sports Medicine TreatmentsSome innovative high-tech tools are helping to mend injured athletes and speed recovery. Whether you're a pro or amateur, sports medicine experts say the goal is to get you quickly and safely back in the game.
San Francisco Cosmetics Business Grows Into Billion Dollar BrandLong before anyone knew what a "industry disrupter" or "influencer" was and years before Mark Zuckerberg was even born, two sisters came to San Francisco and started a beauty business that is still thriving today.
Bay Area Skateboarding Camp Breaks Mold Of Male-Dominated SportThe skateboarding industry has traditionally been dominated by men, but these days they're not the only ones showing up at skate parks and showing off their skills.
49ers Faithful - Now and ThenFifty years ago the 49ers battled the Cleveland Browns in the NFL's first nationally-televised exhibition game. So much has changed -- in the games and the way we see them.
South Bay Rescue Dog And Owner Share Passion For SurfingThe World Dog Surfing Championships captivated crowds in Pacifica over the weekend. And while the competition is over, one of the Bay Area's top surfing dogs continues to inspire others.
Shuttered Berkeley Steel Foundry's Toxic Footprint Poses Risk for WorkersEmployees at a recycling business on the site of a steel foundry that shut down last year after going bankrupt are at risk, according to the Alameda County Department of Public Health.
Leading San Francisco Landlord Accused Of Gaming Rent Control LoopholeTenants on rent control in San Francisco are fighting to stay, but they say large investors are pricing them out of their affordable apartments.
Apollo 11 Splashdown Day: Reflecting On Lessons Learned 50 Years LaterJuly 24, 2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the safe return of the Apollo 11 astronauts to earth.
KPIX Archive: 1969 News Events in the Bay AreaFifty years ago, the world held its breath as American astronauts became the first humans to walk on the moon. While the Apollo 11 mission made history, in 1969, there were other significant historic events that took place around the Bay Area.
Oakland Hills Residents Fear Fire Following Decades of Vegetation GrowthAfter almost 30 years, people who made it out of the Oakland Hills firestorm in 1991 are starting to talk about the growing danger they see today.
Researcher: Possible Connection Between Diet And Canine Heart Disease Is ReversibleLate last month, the FDA released an update on a troubling trend: a surge in dogs diagnosed with a devastating heart disease who had eaten a certain diet.
West Oakland Neighbors Shocked By City-Sanctioned Homeless CampA "sanctioned" homeless encampment in Oakland--with unsheltered people pitching their tents in a permitted place with basic amenities--is creating controversy.
Deaths At California Rehab Centers Prompt Push For ReformAs a public safety advocate, Wendy McEntyre has been doing the work the State of California has failed to do for more than a decade.