San Jose Berryessa Flea Market Vendors Begin Hunger Strike Over Planned DevelopmentLen Ramirez reports on several Berryessa Flea Market vendors along with several supporters commence hunger strike over development that threatens their livelihoods (6-21-2021)
U.S. Supreme Court Sides With College Athletes In Key Compensation CaseCollege athletes are celebrating a major legal victory after the U.S. Supreme Court upheld a decision benefitting how students in college sports can be paid. Kiet Do reports. (6/21/21)
San Jose NAACP Leader Leaves For Atlanta Amid Dwindling Black PopulationRev. Jethroe Moore II, a prominent figure and civil rights activist in Silicon Valley, quietly left to begin a new life outside a city he said doesn't take care of people of color. Maria Medina reports. (6/16/21)
Details Emerge In Stabbing Of 94-Year-Old Asian Woman In San FranciscoA suspect who was out on bail or release from a previous case was arrested after an 94-year-old woman of Asian descent was stabbed in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood Wednesday. Betty Yu reports. (6/16/21)
President Biden in Trade Talks with EU Before Meeting with PutinNatalie Brand reports on President Biden negotiating with the European Union about trade ahead of a high-stakes meeting with Putin (6-15-2021)
COVID: California Lifts Coronavirus Restrictions At Stroke Of Midnight On June 15Almost all of the coronavirus restrictions the Bay Area has endured for the last 15 months will become a memory at the stroke of midnight on June 15. Betty Yu reports from San Francisco.
COVID Reopening: As California Lifts Restrictions Masks Become Optional In Most PlacesOn June 15, at the stroke of midnight, California will lift most COVID-19 restrictions. But as Juliette Goodrich tells us, people should not ditch their masks, just yet.
Gov. Newsom Announces New Travel Vaccination Incentives, Promotes State TourismJustin Andrews reports on Gov. Newsom's newly announced vaccination incentives and promotion of California tourism (6-14-2021)
Democrats Demand Former Attorneys General Testify About Trump Administration Data SeizureDebra Alfarone reports on DOJ investigation of Democratic legislators during Trump Administration (6-11-2021)
Polls Show Caitlyn Jenner With Slim Support in Recall RaceCaitlyn Jenner has seen slim support so far in the California governor recall race. Ken Bastida reports on how she's trying to change that. (6-10-21)
RAW: Gov. Newsom Blasts Federal Judge Who Overruled State's Assault Weapon BanGov. Gavin Newsom unleashes harsh criticism of federal judge whose ruling overturned California's long-standing assault weapons ban (6-10-2021)
President Biden Announces Plans to Boost Global COVID Vaccination SupplySkyler Henry reports on President Biden pledging U.S. will donate 500 million COVID vaccine doses to countries in need (6-10-2021)
AG Bonta, Newsom Announce Appeal To Ruling On State’s Assault Weapon BanLen Kiese reports on Gov. Newsom and California Attorney General Bonta announcing appeal of judge's ruling on state assault weapons ban (6-10-2021)
COVID Reopening: Cal/OSHA Withdraws Controversial Work Mask RulesLess than a week before the state fully reopens, the Cal/OSHA board unanimously withdrew masking rules which would’ve required every employee in a room to be full vaccinated before going maskless. The meeting was heated with hours of public comment. Andrea Nakano reports. (6/9/21)
COVID: High Vaccine Rates Put San Francisco On Path To Herd ImmunitySan Francisco could be the first major city in the U.S to reach herd immunity. Kenny Choi explains why.
COVID: UCSF Experts Urge Return To School Citing Harmful Effects Of Pandemic On ChildrenPublic health officials in San Francisco are making a big push to get schools fully reopened this Fall. Kiet Do shows us the harmful impact the pandemic has had on children's mental health.
Bay Area Lawmaker Calls For Wealth Tax Amid Report On How Some Wealthy Americans Avoid TaxesAmid an eye-opening ProPublica report on how some of the wealthiest Americans legally avoid income taxes, a Bay Area lawmaker is pushing his measure that would place a wealth tax on people with at least $50 million in holdings. John Ramos reports. (6/9/21)
San Francisco Supervisor Wants Pandemic Portable Toilets to Stay on StreetsAndria Borba reports on the debate over whether to keep portable toilets that had been set up during the pandemic in the streets (6-8-2021)
Oakland Begins First Phase Of $500 Guaranteed Income ProgramA guaranteed income pilot program that would be one of the largest in the country called Oakland Resilient Families is about to kick off. Kenny Choi reports. (6/8/21)
High Fire Season Prompts Contra Costa Co. To Impose Fines, Rewards For Illegal FireworksContra Costa Co. is cracking down on illegal fireworks well ahead of the Fourth of July during one of the most dangerous fire seasons on record. Wilson Walker shows us the new law that imposes fines and offers rewards.
San Jose Mayor Renews Calls For Mandatory Gun Insurance, Fees In Wake Of VTA ShootingIn the wake of last month's VTA mass shooting, San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo has reintroduced his proposal for mandatory gun owners' insurance, and an annual gun fee, in addition to other provisions. Kiet Do reports. (6/8/21)
Senate Releases Report on Intelligence Failures Leading Up to Washington D.C. SiegeNatalie Brand reports on details about bipartisan report on Capitol Siege intelligence failures (6-8-2021)
COVID Recovery: Palo Alto Businesses Debate Whether To Keep Temporary Road ClosuresAs the state's June 15 reopening date approaches there is a debate over the temporary road closures that helped local restaurants survive the pandemic. Kiet Do talked to businesses in Palo Alto.
FDA Approves First Drug That Slows Cognitive Decline In Alzheimer's PatientsThe FDA has approved the first Alzheimer's treatment that attacks the actual disease process itself. But as Ken Bastida reports, the move is not without controversy.