Neighbors Tour Old San Rafael Rock QuarryPeople who live near the old San Rafael Rock Quarry got a chance to visit the century-old site on Saturday. As Wilson Walker tells us what these neighbors had to say about the quarry's fate.
San Francisco Cutting Business Ties With 22 States Over Abortion RestrictionsCity officials in San Francisco announced Wednesday it's cutting business ties with nearly two dozen states over laws restricting abortion. (10/16/19)
Meet The Co-Owners Of Oakland's Black-Owned Cannabis Dispensary 'Blunts & Moore''Blunts and Moore' co-owners Brittany Moore and Alphonso T. Blunt talk to BR's Christin Ayers about how they came to own Oakland's first pot dispensary created through the city's cannabis equity program which aims to repair the harm the war on drugs did to black and brown communities. Find out if there is a cannabis equity program in your community, and if there isn't, make it happen.
Alcatraz Indigenous People's Sunrise Gathering Marks 50 Years Since OccupationMore than 1,700 people gathered on Alcatraz early Monday morning for a sunrise gathering on Indigienous People's Day, 50 years since a group of Native Americans occupied the island. Jackie Ward reports. (10/14/19)
Raw Video: Gov. Gavin Newsom Says Californians Should Be 'Outraged' Over PG&E ShutoffsSpeaking at an event in Oakland on Tuesday, Gov. Gavin Newsom said the hundreds of thousands of PG&E customers impacted by public safety power shutoffs should be "outraged" and "infuriated."
East Bay Residents Scramble To Prepare For Power OutagesThousands of PG&E customers could lose their electricity in the first round or power safety power shutoffs beginning at midnight. Andria Borba was in the East Bay, where there were long lines at gas stations, as residents scrambled to get prepared.
Impeachment Inquiry: Trump Administration Says It Will Not Cooperate With ProbeThe Trump administration says it will not participate in the impeachment inquiry led by House Democrats. Nikole Killion reports on this latest salvo from President Trump and his Republican supporters.
Backlash Over Plan To Squeeze Affordable Homes Onto Single Lot In Pleasant HillHabitat For Humanity's plan to transform an empty lot into affordable housing in Pleasant Hill is drawing criticism from neighbors. As John Ramos reports, they say the project is too big for the neighborhood.
2019 San Francisco Fleet Week Set To BeginThe annual Fleet Week celebration honoring the Armed Forces is set to begin in San Francisco on Monday. KPIX 5 reporter Katie Nielsen talks to Marine Lt. Sam Woo talks about the emergency preparedness drill that is also taking place. (10/7/19)
Talking Politics: After Impeachment / Wanted: New CandidateFormer S.F. mayor and assembly speaker Willie Brown tells Phil and Melissa that impeachment without removal is pointless and says Democrats need a new face to face-off against Trump. (10-6-19)
Oakland Teachers, Families Protest For Improved Safety On Foothill Blvd. After Deadly Hit-&-RunThree days after a woman walking her niece was killed in a hit-and-run near Garfield Elementary School, teachers and families protested calling for safety improvements to busy Foothill Boulevard. (10/4/19)
Biden Reaches Out to Millennial Voters on Bay Area Campaign SwingPresidential candidate Joe Biden made his way through the Bay Area, trying to win over voters at three fundraising events on Thursday. Andrea Nakano reports. (10-3-19)
Joe Biden Breezes Through Bay Area on Campaign Fundraising SwingJoe Biden arrived at the San Francisco home of Sen. Dianne Feinstein, one of three Bay Area fundraisers Thursday. Emily Turner reports. (10-3-19)
Whole Foods Seeks Statewide Restraining Order From Animal Rights ProtestersAnimal rights activists say Whole Foods Market is seeking a restraining order to ban them from all their California locations. (10/3/19)
New BART General Manager Goes On Listening Tour At StationsNew BART General Manager Robert Powers is traveling to different stations throughout the transit system through the month of October to hear directly from riders. (10/3/19)
Federal Judge's Ruling May Boost San Francisco's Plan For Safe Injection SitesThe city of San Francisco could revisit a plan to open safe injection sites for drug users, after a federal judge's ruling. (10/2/19)
Santa Clara County Workers Stage First Strike In DecadesSanta Clara County employees are staging their first strike in 40 years on Wednesday, seeking better working conditions and higher wages to address the high cost of living in the South Bay. (10/2/19)
San Jose Anti-Displacement Laws Aim To Protect Low-Income ResidentsSan Jose is taking steps to slow the displacement of thousands of low-income residents who can no longer afford to live there. Len Ramirez explains how.
In Surprise Move Oakland City Attorney Sues To Stop Coliseum Redevelopment DealThe Oakland A's and Mayor Libby Schaaf were thrown for a loop when the City Attorney filed a lawsuit to stop a redevelopment deal for the Oakland Coliseum. Andria Borba says the deal is now up in the air now.
Lawsuit Filed Over Issues With California's 'Motor Voter' ProgramA lawsuit was filed Tuesday alleging that the state DMV's "motor voter" program had failed to verify citizenship for voter registration. Anne Makovec reports. (10/1/19)
Arrest In Chinese Spy Case Stuns Hayward NeighborhoodThe arrest of a Hayward man for allegedly spying for the Chinese government has stunned his neighbors, who said the 56-year-old arrested last week was quiet and unassuming. Jackie Ward reports. (10/1/19)
Presidential Hopeful Sen. Kamala Harris Returns To Bay Area, Opens Oakland Campaign OfficeIn a visit to the Bay Area, presidential hopeful Sen. Kamala Harris was at the opening of a campaign office in Oakland, where she was born. (9/30/19)
At Issue: Impeachment Inquiry BeginsIt's Topic A (and B and C) in Washington and KPIX 5's Phil Matier digs into it with U.S. Rep. Mark DeSaulnier (D-Concord). (9-29-19)
Presidential Candidate Sen. Kamala Harris Makes Campaign Stop In San Francisco's ChinatownSenator Kamala Harris was in San Francisco's Chinatown for a campaign stop Saturday evening. In a one-on-one interview with KPIX 5's Betty Yu, Sen. Harris talks about impeachment, healthcare, and more.