Sampson McCormick talks to Bay Area Focus host Michelle Griego about his life as a gay, black comedian, writer and actor, and his upcoming show with Gina Yashere, Karinda Dobbins and Lisa Gedulig at Freight & Salvage in Berkeley. For tickets and information go to eventbrite.com. or sampsoncomedy.com.
Large Tree Falls in San Jose, Crushing Two CarsAllen Martin reports on a large tree that tell Friday, damaging two cars in the South Bay as high winds howled across the Bay Area (1-21-2022)
Raw Video: San Jose Police Chief Details Fatal Shootout With Wanted FelonSan Jose police on Friday released new information about an armed, wanted felon that attempted two carjackings before being killed in a shootout with officers Wednesday night.
Rock Singer and Actor Meat Loaf Dies at Age 74Vladimir Duthiers reports on legendary rock singer and actor Meat Loaf being remembered (1-21-2022)
PIX NowKPIX 5 Noon News headlines for Friday, Jan. 21, 2022.
San Jose Police Chief Details Fatal Shootout With Wanted Felon Following Attempted CarjackingsJocelyn Moran reports on San Jose police releasing more details and images regarding fatal officer-involved shooting with armed carjacking suspect (1-22-2022)
Parental Consent Not Needed For Teen COVID Shots Under Proposed State LawJustin Andrews reports on State Sen. Scott Wiener proposing law that would eliminate need for parental consent to get vaccinated for pre-teens (1-21-2022)
49ers Playoffs: Fans ramping up for Saturday night playoff showdown with the Green Bay PackersAnticipation was ramping up Friday for Saturday night's playoff showdown with the Green Bay Packers
State legislation introduced to allow children age 12 and up to be vaccinated without their parents' consentState Senator Scott Wiener introduces new vaccine legislation that would allow children age 12 and up to be vaccinated without their parents' consent.
Liam's List Jan. 21: 49ers Playoff Showdown, New Charlie Puth Song, Fog Fair At Fort MasonKCBS reporter Liam Mayclem provides KPIX 5 users with a weekly weekend tip list of Bay Area entertainment, music, film and online entertainment.
TODAY'S Forecast: The latest forecast from the KPIX 5 weather teamWarm, windy, sunny weekend
Vigil Set for Saturday to Bring Attention to Search for Missing Santa Rosa MomTerra Trunick went missing in Santa Rosa on Jan. 11 last year and, while hopes of finding her alive slowly fade, family members are determined to find answers to her disappearance. Andrea Nakano reports. (1-20-22)
Warriors, Chase Center to Require Fans Show Proof of BoosterTo get inside Chase Center to see Steph Curry and Klay Thompson make a splash you already need to show proof of vaccination. Starting Feb. 1, you'll need to show proof of a booster shot as well. Andria Borba reports. (1-20-22)
COVID-19 Vaccine Approval for Young Children Expected SoonChildren under five could get the vaccine as soon as next month. Katie Nielsen reports. (1-20-22)
PIX NowHere's the latest from the KPIX newsroom. (1-20-22)
SF Health Officials Look Toward Post-Omicron Return to NormalSan Francisco mayor Breed, and director of health, Dr. Grant Colfax had good news Thursday about a rapid drop in omicron cases. Kenny Choi reports. (1-20-22)
Proposal to Boost Surveillance Cameras in SF Meets Privacy PushbackA major policy battle is shaping up between public safety and personal privacy. Mayor London Breed says police need access to security cameras in real time. Shawn Chitnis reports. (1-20-22)
San Jose to Consider Eliminating Digital BillboardsSan Jose is about to revisit the issue of digital billboards and local astronomers concerned about light pollution are weighing in. Wilson Walker reports. (1-20-22)
Redwood Seedlings Planted in Fire-Scarred Santa Cruz MountainsStocked with 20,000 redwood seedlings provided by Cal Fire, crews are planting at San Vicente Redwoods above Davenport in the CZU Complex burn zone. Kiet Do reports. (1-20-22)
Thursday Evening Pinpoint ForecastChief meteorologist Paul Heggen has the Bay Area microclimate forecast. (1-20-22)
Travel TalkbackKPIX 5's Allen Martin talks to CBS News Senior Travel Adviser Peter Greenberg about the impact of the 5G rollout on airports and travelers, the latest on airfares, and the effects of the pandemic on the cruise ship industry
SF City Attorney Subpoenas Records of Two COVID Testing CompaniesAllen Martin reports on San Francisco's City Attorney David Chiu issuing subpoenas to a pair of COVID testing companies (1-20-2022)
Gov. Newsom Announces Task Force to Crack Down on Rail TheftOn Thursday, Gov. Newsom visited east Los Angeles after a viral video showed the Union Pacific train tracks littered with garbage after thieves raided passing container cars. (1-20-22)