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TODAY'S Forecast: The latest forecast from the KPIX 5 weather teamTemperatures soar into 90s in the East Bay
PIX NowTuesday morning headlines from the KPIX 5 newsroom
California Drought: As drought conditions worsen, Bay Area water districts consider new enforcement measuresAs drought conditions worsen, Bay Area water districts consider new enforcement measures
Homeowners Buying Insurance In High Fire Areas Should Prepare For Sticker ShockThe start of the fire season should be a wake-up call for home buyers and owners in places like Paradise, California. Susie Steimle reports that insurance rates in these high fire zones may give them sticker shock.
Asian American Attacks: Couple Dragged In Brazen Parking Lot Robbery In OaklandAn Asian couple was robbed in an Oakland parking lot and was dragged as they tried to fight back. Betty Yu got an exclusive interview with the victims.
Drought Emergency Declaration Covers 4 Bay Area CountiesFour Bay Area counties were under a drought emergency including Alameda and Contra Costa. Andrea Nakano tells us East Bay water officials were contemplating a rate hike.
Dry Conditions, High Winds, As Crews Brace For Early Fire Season In San JoseThere is a red flag warning in the East Bay with high winds and super dry conditions. Maria Medina is in San Jose where crews were battling a vegetation fires along Interstate 680.
Bay Area Trainer Speaks Out On Kentucky Derby Doping ScandalA retired Petaluma horse trainer talks to John Ramos about Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit testing positive for a banned substance and weighs in on the thoroughbred's celebrity trainer, Bob Baffert.
Health Officials Try to Lure Teens to Get Vaccine With DJ Dance Parties, Gift CardsDevin Fehley reports on Santa Clara County health officials ramping up campaign to get teens to sign up for COVID vaccine (5-10-2021)
COVID: FDA Authorizes Pfizer Vaccine For Children As Young As 12The Food and Drug Administration has authorized the COVID-19 vaccine for children aged 12 to 15. Femi Redwood reports Stanford researchers are testing even younger kids.
Orinda Neighbors Not Happy With Trees Cut From Highway Next To Their HomesFreshly cut tree stumps lining Highway 24 in Orinda are evidence of fire mitigation work recently done by the city, something that's not sitting too well with some homeowners. (5/10/21)
Bay Area Fire Danger: Brush-Clearing Goats In High Demand As Dry Conditions Come EarlyWith dry conditions so early during fire season, a companies that supplies goats that graze on tinder dry brush is booked until fall and is now turning away customers. Juliette Goodrich reports. (5/10/21)
House Republicans To Vote Whether To Strip Liz Cheney Of GOP Her Leadership RoleIn a matter of days, House Republicans will cast a key vote that could determine the direction of the party. Skyler Henry tells us more about the fight to oust Liz Chaney for not supporting former President Trump.
Grass Fire Burns Near Bay Shoreline In San RafaelA two-alarm grass fire was burning near along the bay shoreline in San Rafael Monday. (5/10/21)
Monday Night Weather Forecast With Paul HeggenExpect another day of unseasonably hot conditions away from the coast, with inland highs in the 80s and 90s. A Red Flag Warning remains in effect for the North Bay and East Bay hills through Tuesday evening. Temperatures are expected to cool later in the week. Paul Heggen has the forecast. (5/10/21)
'High Dispatch' Response, Vegetation-Trimming Blunts Highway 17 Fire In Santa Cruz MountainsWhen an SUV caught fire on the shoulder of Highway 17 in the Santa Cruz Mountains Saturday, the red flag "warning" changed to "red alert" as the fire quickly ignited the surrounding hillside. Len Ramirez reports. (5/10/21)
Suspect in San Francisco Stabbing of 2 Asian Women Makes First Court AppearanceKen Bastida reports on SF stabbing suspect appearing in court and entering a not guilty plea (5-10-2021)
Vegetation Fires Burn In San Jose Near Homes In Area Of Interstate 680, Berryessa RoadA series of vegetation fires were burning close to homes in an area of Interstate Highway 680 in San Jose Monday afternoon. (5/10/21)
Newsom Unveils State's COVID Recovery PlanAndria Borba reports on Gov. Gavin Newsom announcing his California Comeback Plan that will provide stimulus checks for residents from budget surplus (5-10-2021)
San Francisco Ballet's "Romeo and Juliette"CBSN Bay Area talks to Joseph Walsh with the San Francisco Ballet about its productions of "Romeo and Juliette", which is being performed until May 26th, 2021.
VACCINES: Stanford Health Care's Dr. Anne Liu on safety of Pfizer COVID-19 shots for US children as young as 12.Stanford Health Care's Dr. Anne Liu on safety of Pfizer COVID-19 shots for US children as young as 12.
Wildfire Danger: Alameda County Residents Offered Free Chipper Program To Trim Vegetation Around HomesThe Alameda County Fire Department and Cal Fire are offering free use of a wood chipper and a crew of workers for residents who cut down vegetation and haul it to the curb. Kiet Do reports. (5/10/21)
Game Day: Warriors Forward Juan Toscano-Anderson Living The DreamDennis O'Donnell interviews Warriors forward Juan Toscano-Anderson on Game Day. The Oakland native is living his dream of playing for the team he grew up rooting for and contributing to the team's success down the stretch. (5-10-21)