Dennis O'Donnell received quite the wake-up call back in 2007 when he participated in Sergeant Ken Weichert's early morning workout class that felt more like boot camp. 13-years later, O'Donnell reconnected with the former Army Sergeant and learned Weichert is still committed to motivating his "trooops." (5-26-20)
PIX NowHere's the latest from the KPIX newsroom. (7-9-20)
Human Remains Found in South Bay Creek BedHuman remains were found Thursday afternoon in Coyote near San Jose. The bones were located near what appears to be a tent or homeless encampment. (7-9-20)
Artist Plans Round-the-Clock Protection of Palo Alto BLM Street MuralAn artist who helped paint a Black Lives Matter street mural outside Palo Alto city hall is trying to protect the art by blocking the street. Maria Medina reports. (7-9-20)
Berkeley Restaurateur Battles Insurance Companies Withholding Pandemic PayoutsMany insurance carriers are denying claims from businesses hard hit by the pandemic. In Berkeley, famed restaurateur Alice Waters is turning up the heat and fighting back. Da Lin reports (7-9-20)
Advocates Urge Governor to Protect San Quentin InmatesAt San Quentin State Prison more than 1,300 inmates have tested positive for the coronavirus and 7 have died. Wilson Walker reports. (7-9-20)
Coronavirus Closure Threatens Future of Oakland ZooToday, hundreds of lives are in limbo in Oakland. They're the 700 animals which live at the zoo along with the humans who care for them. Don Ford reports. (7-9-20)
San Jose Park Maintenance Crew Sent Home Due to CoronavirusThe entire maintenance crew at a large San Jose park had to be sent home because of a possible exposure to coronavirus. Sources tell KPIX that a worker at Lake Cunningham park tested positive for the virus and was in close contact with co-workers. Len Ramirez reports. (7-9-20)
California Teachers Express Fear Over Return to ClassroomsSchool districts have been reaching out to parents for input about the best ways to send kids back to class this fall. Now teachers have issued a blunt warning to state officials: they're not ready. Heather Janssen reports. (7-9-20)
Son and Spouse of Slain Danville Doctor Speak Out About Sierra Ambush ShootingThe son and wife of a Danville doctor who was killed last week in a Sierra County ambush shooting recently spoke about the tragedy for the first time in an exclusive interview with CBS. Len Kiese reports. (7-9-20)
Thursday Evening Pinpoint ForecastYour Bay Area microclimate forecast from meteorologist Paul Heggen. (7-9-20)
Governor's Coronavirus News Update July 9, 2020Gov. Gavin Newsom acknowledged impacts of the coronavirus pandemic on California’s wildfire preparedness efforts during his press briefing on Thursday but sought to allay concerns as the state begins to reach peak fire season. (7-9-20)
Oakland Renters Block Visits By Property Investors Over COVID-19 FearsSome renters in Oakland say their building owners are putting their health at risk by inviting investors to tour their apartments. The tenants are now determined to block them. Kiet Do reports. (7/9/20)
RAW: State Legislators Mark Levine And Scott Wiener Address San Quentin COVID-19 OutbreakState Assembly member Mark Levine and State Senator Scott Wiener speak at a press event discussing the coronavirus outbreak at San Quentin (7-9-2020)
Guide Dogs For The Blind Takes Annual Day Camp Virtual Amid COVID-19San Rafael's Guide Dogs for the Blind is holding its annual summer camp virtually this year. Ethan Edwards is one of the campers and talks to CBSN Bay Area about what it's like so far.
Thursday Morning Weather Forecast With Mary LeeA warming trend is set to take hold in the Bay Area on Thursday, with many locations being 5-10 degrees warmer than seasonal averages. Highs along the coast will be in the upper 60s, while inland highs will reach the 90s. Mary Lee has the forecast. (7/9/20)
Deaths Of Homeless People In Santa Clara County Quadruples Since 2000The number of homeless people dying each year in Santa Clara County has quadrupled over the last 2 decades. Susie Steimle has more on this startling statistic.
Bay Area Teacher Fearful After Trump Pressures Schools To Reopen During PandemicPresident Trump is threatening to cut federal funding from schools that don't reopen this fall. Maria Medina talked to a teacher in San Jose who fears for the health and safety of himself, his family and students.
Spike In Coronavirus Cases At UC Berkeley May Be Tied To PartiesUniversity of California at Berkeley has reported a spike in coronavirus this week. Andrea Nakano reports on why parties on Frat Row may be jeopardizing campus plans for the Fall.
Demand At Bay Area Food Banks Surges Due To PandemicDemand at Bay Area food banks is surging due to the coronavirus pandemic. Len Ramirez went to Second Harvest Food Bank in San Jose, where they are really getting stretched thin.
Details Emerge On Suspect In Ambush That Killed Danville Doctor Near Sierra CampsiteDetails have emerged about the suspect in a bizarre ambush shooting that killed a doctor and wounded 2 others in Sierra County. Katie Nielson talked to a witness who was in the area when it happened.
Prayer Service Held For San Francisco Boy Killed While Watching Fireworks On July 4As a community tries to come to terms with the shooting death of Jace Young, there was a special prayer service for him Wednesday. Andria Borba reports. (7/8/20)