How To Freeze Your Kid's Credit - From A Mom Who Wouldn't Accept "No"Parenting paranoia is a job hazard of the investigative reporter. Case in point: My years of reporting on ID theft has me terrified of the threat, especially for my daughter. Children are particularly attractive targets because crooks know that kids' social security numbers are a blank slate and they likely won't be applying for credit for 18+ years. That leaves plenty of time for crooks to target and destroy their credit before anyone figures it out.
Foreign Call Center Workers Ask For Social Security Numbers Without Giving Their Own IdentitiesAs advised by the countless ID theft experts I've interviewed, I hesitate to reveal my SSN to anyone unless it's absolutely necessary, even to my doctor.
Jennifer And Joe Montana Join KPIX 5 As Special Contributors Ahead Of Super Bowl 50Jennifer and Joe Montana have joined KPIX 5 as special contributors and featured members of the station’s broadcast team during the 2015 NFL season and Super Bowl 50 at Levi’s Stadium on February 7, 2016.
KPIX 5 CBS TV Programming Guide & LineupInteractive programming guide for CBS and local shows and news on KPIX 5.
KPIX 5 Poll: Oakland Residents Fear Crime, Have Negative View Of CityA newly-released KPIX poll finds that while a majority of residents in San Francisco and San Jose think their communities are fairing pretty well, those who live in Oakland have a negative view of the city in which they reside and its leadership.
Elizabeth Cook Named Co-Anchor For 11PM News On KPIX 5Elizabeth 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 5 To Present 'A Super Night On The New Bay Bridge'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.”
'How I Met Your Mother' Renewed For Final SeasonCBS announced Wednesday that it has renewed 'How I Met Your Mother' for a ninth and final season...
CBS 5 Sports Team To Webcast 'Live In New Orleans'CBS 5 sportscasters Dennis O'Donnell and Vern Glenn will be webcasting live Monday through Friday nights from 7:30 to 8 p.m. from the hottest sights in New Orleans on cbsSF.com.
KPIX's Ben Williams, One Of Nation's 1st African-American Reporters, Dead At 85Ben Williams, a retired KPIX-TV staffer who was one of the first African-American television reporters in the nation, has died at the age of 85.
Connecticut School Massacre Renews Call For California 'Bullet Button' BanThe nation's second-deadliest school shooting, in which a man with semi-automatic weapons opened fire Friday inside a Connecticut elementary school where his mother worked as a teacher and killed 26 people</a>, prompted renewed calls to close a major loophole in California’s state assault weapons ban that was first exposed by a CBS 5 report.
CBS 5 Bids Farewell To Anchor Dana KingOn December 7, 2012, CBS 5 bid farewell to anchor Dana King, who decided to leave broadcasting to concentrate on her art. She works on her sculptures from a studio in Oakland, and you can see her work online at www.danakingart.com.