Prosecutor Details Horrendous Abuse Inside Riverside County HomeThe parents of 13 siblings who were allegedly held in captivity in their family's Southern California home were charged Thursday with committing years of torture and abuse that left their children malnourished, undersized and with cognitive impairments. (1-18-18)
Viewer Donations, Silicon Valley Shelter Give New Hope to Struggling FamilyIn the shadow of multi-million-dollar Silicon Valley estates some Bay Area families -- the working poor -- are forced to live in RVs. Now, there's new hope and a temporary haven for one such family. Betty Yu reports. (1-12-18)
Excessive Video Gaming May Officially Become A Mental Health DisorderThe World Health Organization is poised to classify “gaming disorder” as a mental health problem, similar to a drug or alcohol addiction. Sharon Chin reports. (12/26/17)
2 Bay Area Boys Get Best Christmas Gift When Sailor Dad Comes Home EarlyChristmas arrived early for two Bay Area kids on Saturday. Jackie Ward tell us their father cut his Navy deployment short to come home for the holidays.
Raphael House Helps Families Fallen On Hard TimesRaphael House Executive Director Ralph Payton and Event Manager Erin Reeser talk to host Kenny Choi about the work they are doing to help families find financial stability and independence.
Bay Area Woman Pregnant with QuintupletsA Bay Area woman is expecting quintuplets and is battling with her health care provider over the doctor she wants to deliver her babies. Susie Steimle reports. (11-24-17)
Trump Tops Turkey Day Topics to Avoid at DinnerHow well did you navigate the Thanksgiving dinner conversation? Surveys show that more than any other topic, you were most likely to start an argument if you talked about President Trump. Sharon Chin reports. (11-23-17)
Alameda County Discourages Truancy by Holding Parents AccountableWith the alarmingly high number of truant students in Alameda County, officials been taking a tough love approach toward parents whose kids miss too many school days. Sharon Chin reports. (11-17-17)
Marin Mom Part Of Growing Number Of Parents Who Smoke MarijuanaA new study says one in five parents smoke marijuana. Betty Yu met a mom in Marin County who does just that. In fact, she feels smoking pot makes her a better parent.
Wildfire Evacuee Family Welcomes New Member Born in Their Napa HotelA husband and wife who fled the firestorm in Napa County ended up having their baby in a hotel. Katie Nielsen reports. (10-20-17)
Vallejo Fathers' Fight Turns DeadlyA schoolyard taunt between two first graders at Vista Loma Elementary in Vallejo led to a fatal showdown between two dads. Da Lin reports. (10-6-17)
Author Dr. Anne Schiebert Talks About Her Book 'Let's Make A Contract'Author Dr. Anne Schiebert talks to Bay Sunday host Kenny Choi about her book, 'Let's Make A Contract - Getting Your Teen Through High School and Beyond.'
Central Valley Family Carries Hundreds of Eclipse Glasses on Trek to OregonA California dad driving his family to Oregon for the Great American Eclipse has more than enough eclipse glasses to go around. Wanna buy one? Ken Bastida reports. (8-20-17)
Reports Of Fidget Spinners Catching FireThis year’s hottest toy may be a little too hot. Consumerwatch reporter Julie Watts reports on cases of fidget spinners catching fire.
DNNC Steps To Success Is Helping Single Moms SucceedDelane Sims and Myeshia Jefferson of DNNC Steps to Success tells us how their program is helping single moms get back on their feet using their own two hands.
SF Rec and Park Says So Long to Sand in Kids' Play AreasPlaying in sand boxes has long been a part of the childhood experience but, in San Francisco, the city is phasing them out and many parents are steamed. Christin Ayers reports. (7-21-17)
Girl Scout Lobbies Sunnyvale To Build Playground For Kids Of All Abilities18-year-old Esther Lucas spoke and a city council listened. Sunnyvale now stands to build a playground uniquely designed for kids with all kinds of abilities and disabilities. Sharon Chin reports. (7-14-17)
Facebook Photos Of Homeless Infant On SF Street Prompts Police ResponseA homeless newborn baby on the streets of San Francisco has generated an outpouring of outrage and empathy on social media. Devin Fehely reports. (7-14-17)
Bay Area Pool Joins Worldwide Swim-Lesson PushKids at a pool in Rankin Park in Martinez were making history Thursday even as they were making a splash. John Ramos reports. (6-22-17)
Dublin Closes New Water Slide After Boy Falls Off On Opening DayAfter a 10-year-old boy was ejected as he descended the three-story Emerald Plunge slide at The Wave at Emerald Glen Park in Dublin on Saturday, the slide was closed and OSHA investigators were called to investigate. Wilson Walker reports. (5-28-17)
Floating Playground Opens In Santa RosaJust in time for the start of summer, a cool floating playground is about to open to the public at Spring Lake in Santa Rosa. Emily Turner gets a sneak peek. (5-26-17)
Alameda County Using Tech To Combat AsthmaAlameda County is lending small, indoor air-quality monitors out to residents in a push to reduce the effects of air pollution on children with allergies. Jessica Flores reports. (5-21-17)
Oakland Student Fights To Keep Immigrant Parents From Being DeportedSince Pres. Trump took office, immigration arrests are skyrocketing. The Bay Area is home to hundreds of thousands of undocumented immigrants and KPIX 5's Christin Ayers found one Bay Area college student who's fighting to keep her family from becoming another statistic. (5-19-17)
Mega Water Park Project Set To Open In East BayDevin Fehely takes an early look at a multi-million-dollar water park about to bring thrills and hundreds of jobs to Dublin. (5-19-17)