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Ford Announces Global Job CutsFord says it is cutting thousands of jobs around the world.
Autopilot Was in Use Before Tesla Hit Semi TrailerA Tesla Model S involved in a fatal crash with a semitrailer in Florida March 1 was operating on the San Francisco Bay Area-based automaker's semi-autonomous Autopilot system, federal investigators have determined. Kiet Do reports. (5-16-19)
East Palo Alto Program Allows People Living In RVs To Park On City-Owned LandInstead of banning RVs off the streets altogether, East Palo Alto city leaders and the nonprofit organization Project WeWork joined together to create the RV Safe Parking Pilot Program. Maria Medina reports. (5-14-2019)
Multi-Vehicle Fatal Accident Closes All Lanes Of Hwy 12 In FairfieldA major injury crash involving 5 vehicles shut down all lanes of Highway 12 in Fairfield on Wednesday evening. CHP Solano reported one person has died. (5-8-2019)
Rideshare Drivers Plan To Strike Ahead Of Uber's IPOUber is about to raise billions by going public on May 9, while Lyft has already cashed in with Wall Street investors. Now, rideshare drivers who also want a piece of the action are planning a collective protest. Wilson Walker reports. (5-7-2019)
San Jose City Council Approves Ordinance Targeting Sideshow SpectatorsSan Jose city council members on Tuesday unanimously passed a new ordinance that would make it illegal to be a spectator of a street race or sideshow. Maria Medina reports. (4-30-2019)
Volvo's Polestar Introduces Electric Car To Challenge TeslaKPIX got a preview of Volvo's Polestar 2 before its San Francisco debut. The all-new, all-electric car is meant to compete against the best-selling Tesla Model 3. Betty Yu reports. (4-30-2019)
Bike Safety Fair Held In SF As City Sees Rise In AccidentsState Representative Phil Ting hosted a bike safety seminar at A.P. Giannini Middle School in the Outer Sunset District on Sunday. Devin Fehely reports. (4-28-2019)
Over 50 Extra Officers Deployed In Oakland In Effort To Shut Down Destructive SideshowsExtra officers are being deployed across the city of Oakland on Sunday evening as part of a new zero-tolerance approach to destructive sideshows. Joe Vasquez reports. (4-21-2019)

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Extra Officers Deployed In Oakland In Effort To Shut Down Destructive SideshowsSideshows have been going on in Oakland for decades, but community leaders and police say the sideshow culture has changed, becoming increasingly violent over time. Katie Nielsen reports. (4-21-2019)
Oakland, Contra Costa County Enact New Strategy To Drive Out SideshowsDangerous sideshows have become all too familiar in parts of the Bay Area. Now, Contra Costa County officials are coming up with ways to deter drivers from doing donuts. Juliette Goodrich reports. (4-17-2019)
Menlo Park Puts The Brakes On Red Light Camera ProgramThe city of Menlo Park is putting the brakes on its red light cameras, which take your picture if you run a red light. Len Ramirez reports. (4-10-2019)
CA State Senator Suggests Rush Hour Fee To Cut Down City CongestionThe idea is much like crossing the Bay Bridge--if you cross into certain areas at certain times, say South of Market Street in San Francisco at rush hour, you pay. Andria Borba reports. (3-27-2019)
Refinery Malfunction To Blame For Rising Bay Area Gas PricesThe average price of gas in CA is $3.54 per gallon, nearly a dollar higher than the national average, according to AAA. Prices have been climbing about 17 cents per week! Susie Steimle explains that refineries are to blame. (3-27-2019)
San Francisco Approves Tax On Uber, Lyft Rides For Nov. BallotRideshare companies like Uber and Lyft make San Francisco's streets more congested and more worn. The city has approved a new fee which would charge rideshare companies 3.25% of each ride to help fix the streets. Joe Vasquez reports. (3-17-2019)
Chinese 'Tesla Killer' EV Carmaker Scales Back ExpansionSigns of a shake-up in the electric car industry Thursday as a Chinese company with a sizeable foothold in the South Bay slams the brakes on some of its big plans. Len Ramirez reports. (3-7-19)
Vehicular Victims of Bay Area Potholes Have Options for ReimbursementThe rain has let up -- now the potholes have sprung up and that means teeth-jarring rides on many Bay Area roads. KPIX 5's Kiet Do is in San Jose with the lowdown for drivers when the asphalt landmines damage your car. (3-7-19)
Tesla to Close Retail Showrooms to Cut CostsThe Silicon Valley electric car maker plans to close most of its stores worldwide and go strictly to internet sales as it tries to cut overhead. Len Ramirez reports. (3-1-19)
Arrest Made In Santa Rosa Hit-And-Run Involving 7-Year-Old GirlSanta Rosa police have arrested a suspect in a hit-and-run case involving a seven-year-old girl that was caught on surveillance video on Sunday. Joe Vasquez reports. (2-19-2019)
San Anselmo Town Council Approves Big Electric Vehicle StrategyPeople living in a small town in the Marin County have an ambitious plan to change the world, starting in their own driveways. John Ramos reports. (2-19-2019)
Tesla Model X Driver Survives Fiery Crash in FremontA Tesla driver was lucky to walk away from a fiery crash Monday morning in Fremont and, as KPIX 5's Kiet Do found out, he was a Tesla employee. (2-18-19)
Vandals Smash Windows Of 50+ Cars Overnight In Benicia, American CanyonVandals systematically worked their way through several Benicia and American Canyon neighborhoods early Tuesday, smashing vehicle windows and rifling through glove boxes and back seats. Don Ford reports. (2-12-2019)
Deadly Wrong-Way Freeway Crash Injured Greek Concert Producers, Music FansNew details have arisen about the wrong-way crash on Highway 101 in San Francisco that killed 2 early Sunday morning. 9 others were injured; many of them were concert producers from a Greek production company and they were accompanied by music fans. Joe Vasquez reports. (2-3-2019)
Father Of 7 Dead After Wrong-Way Freeway Crash In San FranciscoA car driving the wrong way on Highway 101 in San Francisco collided head-on with an Uber minivan, leaving the two drivers dead. The Uber driver was a father of 7 from Concord who immigrated to the U.S. from Afghanistan. Joe Vasquez reports. (2-3-2019)
Tensions High At Meeting For Lombard St. TollNeighbors showed up to a meeting to tell county officials that they are fed up with the tourists and traffic jams that plague Lombard St. But they can't all agree on how to fix the problem. Christin Ayers reports. (1-30-2019)
SF Mulls Imposing Fee To Drive Down Congested Lombard St.State legislators will have the final say in charging a public toll for the public street. If everything passes, the fee could be in place by summer 2020. Andrea Nakano reports. (1-23-2019)
Rain-Induced Potholes on Bay Area Roads Take Toll on Car Tires, SuspensionThe rain may be about to take a break but the obstacle course that local drivers must deal with is only likely to get worse. Devin Fehely reports. (1-17-19)
SJ Neighborhood A Hot Target For Car, Package ThievesCar and package thieves are targeting an area of San Jose near the Santa Clara border, since it's an easy getaway to I-880. Some residents are taking extreme measures to protect their valuables. Len Ramirez reports. (1-9-2019)
KPIX Investigation Reveals Deep Flaws In Paratransit ServicesIn a 9-month investigation, KPIX 5 discovered dozens of disabled and special needs residents in the Bay Area complained about late rides, long waits and shoddy treatment by paratransit services. Juliette Goodrich reports. (12-26-2018)

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