Gov. Newsom Announces Task Force to Crack Down on Rail TheftOn Thursday, Gov. Newsom visited east Los Angeles after a viral video showed the Union Pacific train tracks littered with garbage after thieves raided passing container cars. (1-20-22)
49ers Head to Frigid Green Bay for NFL PlayoffSan Francisco has notched three straight playoff wins against Green Bay and the Faithful hope this weekend at Lambeau Field will see the Niners notch their fourth. Len Ramirez reports. (1-20-22)
The Biden Presidency Marks End of Its First YearA look back at an eventful year for the nation and President Joe Biden. Natalie Brand reports from Washington. (1-20-22)
Police Shoot, Kill Armed Suspect at SFOPolice officers shot and killed an armed suspect Thursday morning outside San Francisco International Airport’s International Terminal. Max Darrow reports. (1-20-22)
Dr. Fauci Hopeful COVID Vaccine Approval Comes For Young Children SoonJocelyn Moran reports on Dr. Fauci saying COVID vaccine for children under 5 could be approved within a month (1-20-2022)
COVID Cases In San Francisco Dropping Steadily Following Omicron PeakAnne Makovec reports on SF Mayor and Health Director saying city's COVID cases are declining (1-20-2022)
Police Shoot, Kill Armed Suspect Outside SFO International TerminalJustin Andrews reports on fatal SFPD officer-involved shooting of armed suspect outside International Terminal at SFO (1-20-2022)
PIX NowKPIX 5 Noon News headlines for Thursday, Jan. 20, 2022.
SJ Police Shooting UPDATE: Suspect In Attempted Armed Carjacking Killed In Shootout With San Jose PoliceA man suspected of stealing a vehicle and then attempting to carjack a second car was killed in a shootout with San Jose police officers in the city's Rose Garden neighborhood.
FOG Bank: Thick Fog Bank Blankets San Francisco, North Bay ValleysFog billowed through San Francisco neighborhoods early Thursday, triggering an advisory from the National Weather Service.
Camp Fire: Plans Unveiled To Rebuild Paradise Ravaged In 2018 Camp FireParadise was ravaged In 2018 Camp Fire and has yet to recover
Marin Brewing Company Shutting Down After 3 Decades Due To Pandemic StrugglesThe Marin Brewing Company is closing at the end of the month, after the owner cited continuing pandemic struggles became too much to bear. Katie Nielsen reports. (1/19/22)
Queen Of The Valley Hospital Workers Stage Picket Over Pandemic Staffing, Pay IssuesWorkers at the Queen of the Valley Medical Center were out picketing Wednesday night, claiming Napa County's largest hospital is severely understaffed and that they’re underpaid. Andrea Nakano reports. (1/19/22)
Suspect In Attempted Carjacking Killed In Shootout With San Jose PoliceA man suspected of stealing a vehicle and then attempting to carjack a second car was killed in a shootout with San Jose police officers in the city's Rose Garden neighborhood Wednesday night. Maria Cid Medina reports. (1/19/22)
San Jose Could Become Home To Cricket StadiumOne of the world's most popular sports, a stadium made for cricket could soon be built on the Santa Clara County Fairgrounds site in San Jose. Kiet Do reports. (1/19/22)
PIX NowKPIX 5 Evening News headlines for Wednesday, Jan. 19, 2022.
Levee Project Launched to Protect Flood-Prone South Bay Community of AlvisoDevin Fehely reports on ground breaking for new levee project designed to prevent future flooding in the South Bay (1-19-2022)
State Attorney General Opens Civil Rights Investigation into Santa Clara County Sheriff's OfficeMax Darrow reports on California Attorney General launching an investigation into the conduct of the Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office (1-19-2022)
COVID: California Cases Drop Slightly Amid Omicron Surge; Experts Say Distinction In Hospitalization Numbers ImportantNew numbers from California state health officials Wednesday show COVID-19 cases are going down slightly. Meanwhile, experts say the distinction between patients hospitalized for COVID-19, versus with COVID is more critical during the omicron surge. Kenny Choi reports. (1/19/22)
Pandemic Driving More People to Work Remotely From Rental PropertiesThe pandemic has made it possible for many employees to work from just about anywhere. As Michael George reports, a lot of them are staying longer in rentals, like Airbnb.
Possible Explosive Device Outside Oakland Federal Building Turns Out To Be Elaborate HoaxA device that looked like a pipe bomb placed by someone near a federal building in downtown Oakland Wednesday was determined to be an elaborate hoax device. Katie Nielsen reports.
North Bay Doctor Helps Make Medicine More Accessible in Rural GuatemalaSharon Chin reports on a Bay Area doctor who is changing how people in Guatemala receive medical care (1-19-2022)