The California economy is getting a big financial boost, but it isn't coming from a high-tech company. Kiet Do tells us about a report that says $4.1 billion can be traced back to San Francisco State University.
TODAY'S Forecast: The latest forecast from the KPIX 5 weather teamTemperatures soar into triple digit
COVID: Mixed reaction among locals to CDC's new indoor masking recommendationsMixed reaction among locals to CDC's new indoor masking recommendations
49ers Training Camp: GM John Lynch, Head Coach Kyle Shanahan on the opening of training campSan Francisco 49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan squelched any talk of a quarterback controversy between veteran Jimmy Garoppolo and first-round draft pick Trey Lance as the team's training camp was set to begin.
Judge Overturns Decision To Cover Up SF School Mural Depicting Washington, Slavery, Native AmericansA judge overturned a decision to cover a SF school mural depicting George Washington, enslaved Blacks and slain Native Americans. Betty Yu talked to a former teacher at the school.
SJ Fire Crews Battle Brush Fire Burning Near Coyote CreekCrews were keeping a close eye on a fire burning in the brush near Coyote Creek in San Jose. Len Ramirez tells us that flareups were still occurring even hours after the fire started.
COVID: Health Experts Weigh In On Impact Of CDC's New Mask GuidelinesIn response to the growing threat from the Coronavirus Delta variant, the Centers for Disease Control reversed its previous guidelines for indoor mask-wearing. Andria Borba talked to health experts about the move.
COVID: Health Experts Weigh In On Impact Of CDC's New Mask GuidelinesIn response to the growing threat from the Coronavirus Delta variant, the Centers for Disease Control reversed its previous guidelines for indoor mask-wearing. Andria Borba talked health experts about the move.
PIX NowKPIX 5 News headlines for Tuesday evening, July 27, 2021.
COVID Vaccine: SF's Employee Vaccination Mandate Is Not First In U.S.San Francisco will become the first city in California to require new employees be vaccinated. The rule takes effect on Wednesday, and while not everyone agrees with the mandate, Wilson Walker reports this isn't the first time Americans have been told to get a vaccine.
Tuesday Evening Forecast With Brian HackneyMore warm temperatures inland.
Brush Fire Burns In North San Jose, Milpitas Along Coyote Creek AreaA brush fire was burning near homes and businesses in North San Jose and Milpitas Tuesday afternoon. Len Ramirez reports.
Drought Depleting Bay Area Reservoirs, Driving Urgent Need For ConservationThe state's severe drought is transforming the landscape of our streams, lakes and reservoirs as the supply of water is depleted day by day. Devin Fehely reports. (7/27/21)
Republican Gubernatorial Candidate Slams Newsom on CrimeKenny Choi reports on Republican recall candidate Kevin Faulconer criticizes Newsom during Bay Area campaign stop (7-27-2021)
Judge Overturns SF School Board Decision To Cover Up Controversial MuralA Superior Court judge ruled Monday to overturn the San Francisco Unified School District’s decision to remove a controversial mural from George Washington High School.
Brush Fire Burns In North San Jose Near Coyote CreekA brush fire burning in North San Jose near Coyote Creek and the Milpitas border Tuesday afternoon prompted a shelter-in-place alert.
East Bay Residents React to Latest CDC Masking GuidanceJohn Ramos reports on how some local residents were taking the news of a possible return to wearing masks, even for those vaccinated against COVID (7-27-2021)
Raw Video: Brush Fire Burns in North San JoseFire crews were at the scene of a brush fire burning in North San Jose near Coyote Creek Tuesday afternoon. (7/27/21)
U.S. Coast Guard Helicopter Crew Rescues Woman Near China BeachRaw footage of the Air Station San Francisco helicopter crew rescuing a woman near China Beach Tuesday morning.
Capitol Officers Testify Before Jan. 6th House Select CommitteeSkyler Henry reports on Washington Capitol police giving emotional testimony before Jan. 6th Select Committee (7-27-2021)
Delta Variant & VaccinesWe ask Dr. Anne Liu with Stanford Health Care about a new study that shows the Johnson & Johnson vaccine may be less effective against the Delta variant than the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines
New SF City Workers to be Required to Get COVID VaccineJustin Andrews reports on San Francisco's plan to require all new city employees to get the COVID vaccine unless they have a health or religious exception (7-27-2021)
CDC Set to Recommend Vaccinated Individuals Wear Masks IndoorsLen Kiese reports on CDC plans to update masking guidelines to recommend those vaccinated for COVID wear masks indoors (7-27-2021)