Enterprise Rent-A-Car donates $40,000 to the San Francisco-Marin Food Bank as part of KPIX 5's Food For Bay Area Families holiday fund drive.
Whistleblower Accuses San Jose State University of Cover-Ups, Retaliation Over Misconduct AllegationsTop officials at San Jose State University are accused of covering up allegations of misconduct, including sexual abuse, as well as retaliation against whistleblowers, according to a former university employee. Maria Medina reports. (9-17-20)
Cal/OSHA Order Sets New Virus Protections Following Oakland McDonald's Worker's TestimonyThursday saw some big wins for employees in California as the state made key rulings to step up safety precautions against COVID-19 in the workplace. Andrea Nakano reports. (9-17-20)
Health Inspectors Evaluate San Francisco Schools in Advance of ReopeningBack-to-school health inspections are now underway in San Francisco and, with the health department’s blessing, some schools plan to bring back younger students soon. Joe Vazquez reports. (9-17-20)
PIX NowHere's the latest from the KPIX newsroom. (9-17-20)
Street Closure for SF Muni Riders Wallops Neighborhood BusinessesNeighborhood merchants say a plan to create more space for Muni riders at Market and Church streets is hurting businesses. Don Ford reports. (9-17-20)
Neighbors Fight Fire Risk in East Bay HillsResidents of an Oakland neighborhood who know the threat of a firestorm all too well are tired of watching and hoping that a similar conflagration doesn't reoccur. So they're taking on the job of fire prevention themselves. Wilson Walker reports. (9-17-20)
Santa Clara County Offers Free Flu ShotsSanta Clara County will be offering free flu shots as health officials try to get a jump on influenza because of potential complications from COVID-19. Len Ramirez reports. (9-17-20)
Better Together: Feeding Seniors in NeedSince the pandemic began not many of us have adapted like Adrian Williams who shifted her non-profit from helping young San Francisco children to those in need on the other end of the age spectrum. Allen Martin reports. (9-17-20)
Thursday Evening Pinpoint ForecastChief meteorologist Paul Heggen has your Bay Area microclimate forecast. (9-17-20)
Golden Gate Bridge District Notifies Workers of Possible LayoffsMany workers who help run the buses and ferries between the North Bay and San Francisco could soon be out of a job. Andria Borba reports. (9-17-20)
Bay Area Teachers Unions, Districts Wrangle Over Classroom ReopeningMore elementary schools in Bay Area counties are starting to reopen with waivers but school districts within those counties and teachers' unions have to reach agreements before kids come back to the classrooms. Kenny Choi reports. (9-17-20)
Are The Jets The Worst Team In The NFL?Sportsline NFL senior analyst Larry Hartstein looks at the Week 2 matchup between the San Francisco 49ers and New York Jets. He explains why you shouldn't blow week 1 standings out of proportion. Katie Johnston reports.
San Jose Unified School District Extends Distance Learning Through End Of YearSan Jose Unified School District: Distance learning will continue through at least the end of December 2020, due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Kiet Do reports. (9/17/20)
Senior Novelists Finding Success Later OnCBSN Bay Area talks to Bay Area novelist Donna Levin, about some best-selling authors who got a later start in life.
Raw Video: Police Help Driver Escape Oakland Van FireOakland Police officers on patrol on-view a van on fire with driver trapped inside and rolling down the street. Officers stop van from rolling, extinguish fire. (9/17/20)
San Jose Unified School District To Continue Distance Learning Through At Least DecemberSan Jose Unified School District: Distance learning will continue through at least the end of December 2020, due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Kiet Do reports. (9/17/20)
1976 Swine Flu Vaccine Roll-Out May Provide Lessons For COVID-19 Vaccination EffortsThe federal government has outlined its coronavirus vaccination plan, an effort expected to last through 2021. For anyone who thinks that sounds slow, Wilson Walker reports that trying to move too fast has caused problems before. (9/16/20)
Thursday Morning Weather Forecast with Mary Lee(9/17/20)
2 People Found Shot In Pittsburg Supermarket Parking LotTwo people were shot and injured in a supermarket parking lot in Pittsburg early Thursday morning, authorities said.
Trump Administration Puts Dozens Of Homeless Housing Projects On Hold In California As Winter ApproachesAs winter approaches and the COVID-19 pandemic rages on, the need to house the homeless in the Bay Area is more urgent than ever. But KPIX 5 has learned the Trump administration has put the brakes on projects that would help thousands. Susie Steimle reports. (9/16/20)
Frustrated Business Owners Want Santa Clara County To Follow State's Red Tier GuidelinesA group of business owners and at least a half dozen chambers of commerce across Santa Clara County are coming together to urge county leaders to relax COVID-19 restrictions or put the economy further at risk. Maria Medina reports. (9/16/20)
Risk Of Wildfires Prompts Increased Overnight Patrols At Grizzly PeakDue to the risk of wildfires, authorities have increased patrols to crack down on fireworks use and bonfires along Grizzly Peak in the East Bay Hills. Joe Vazquez reports. (9/16/20)