Oakland business owners are fed up with a nearby homeless encampment they say is getting out of hand. Da Lin reports. (9-17-21)
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San Jose Police Crack Down on Illegal GunsPolice say there's been a spike in the number of illegal guns confiscated off the streets in San Jose. Len Ramirez reports. (10-21-21)
Outrage Mounts Against YouTuber's Racist Comments Directed at Asian-American ReporterIt has been a day since a conservative podcaster made racist comments about KPIX reporter Betty Yu and there has been an outpouring of support in the Bay Area denouncing Steven Crowder. Kiet Do reports. (10-21-21)
Alameda County Fair Set to Reopen FridayAfter a pandemic break, the Alameda County fair is set to open in Pleasanton. Juliette Goodrich reports. (10-21-21)
Bay Area Family Found Dead in Sierra Perished From Extreme HeatA young Northern California family who was found dead after going on a hike in Sierra National Forest were killed by hyperthermia and possible dehydration after walking for hours in triple-digit heat. Andria Borba reports. (10-21-21)
Upcoming Storms To Impact Bay Area Restaurants Relying On Outdoor DiningWhile outdoor dining has proven to be a lifeline for Bay Area restaurants during the pandemic, the arrival of much needed rain is set to wash away badly needed business. Andrea Nakano reports. (10/20/21)
KPIX 5 ViacomCBS Issues Statement Condemning Racist Attack On Reporter Betty YuKPIX 5 and ViacomCBS issued a statement Wednesday in response to racist attack on reporter Betty Yu. (10/20/21)
East Bay Marks 30 Years Since 1991 Oakland Hills FirestormWednesday marks 30 years since a huge firestorm broke out in the Oakland Hills. Community members gathered to remember the massive 1991 fire that burned 3,300 homes and killed 25 people. Andria Borba reports. (10/20/21)
Defense Tries To Pick Apart Damaging Testimony From Theranos Project ManagerLen Ramirez reports on defense team of Elizabeth Holmes trying to undercut testimony of Theranos project manager (10-20-2021)
Netflix Workers Walk Out In Protest Of Dave Chappelle Special Criticized As TransphobicNetflix employees walked out of their jobs Wednesday to show their opposition to statements made by comedian Dave Chappelle about transgender people in his recent special. John Ramos reports.
Jefferson Award Winner: Krista LucchesiThis week's Jefferson Award winner helps distribute more than a million pounds of food each year to make sure East Bay senior citizens do not go hungry. Sharon Chin reports. (10/20/21)
Los Gatos Mom Accused of Hosting Drunken Teen Sex Parties ArraignedKiet Do reports on judge setting no bail for Los Gatos mom accused of hosting teen sex parties (10-20-2021)
Storms Rolling Into Bay Area; Dry Reservoirs Finally Getting ReplenishedPaul Heggen and Wilson Walker report.
Fire Races Through Building In Nob HillFirefighters were battling a blaze in Nob Hill, Tuesday night.
Los Gatos Teen Competes In Formula 4 Grand Prix ChampionshipIn just a few days, a Los Gatos teen will be on one of racing's largest Grand Prix race tracks, after a 2-year break due to the pandemic. Maria Cid Medina introduces us to junior racer Max Parker.
First Storm Brings Relief To North Bay Residents After Devastating Fire SeasonThe North Bay got its first sprinkles of rain Tuesday night. Andrea Nakano reports, for some, it's washing away lingering concerns of another devastating wildfire.
Port Of Oakland Officials Issue Plea For More Cargo Ships To UnloadJohn Ramos reports on official at the Port of Oakland calling for more business amid SoCal port slowdown (10-19-2021)
Arts Commission Votes To Remove Controversial Thomas Fallon Statue In San JoseA prominent statue in San Jose is one step closer to being removed. Kiet Do tells us why the controversial Thomas Fallon statue may be gone soon.
Significant Storms Coming To Drought-Parched Northern California; May Bring End to Fire SeasonReal, significant amounts of rainfall are finally on deck for Northern California. This is something the state is going to need to see a lot of - all throughout the fall and winter - to put a dent in the drought. But just this first sequence of rains could do a lot of work towards reducing our fire danger. Wilson Walker reports.
San Francisco Leaders Offer Cash Rewards in Hopes of Reducing Car Break-InsKenny Choi reports on San Francisco city leaders offering cash rewards for information on auto burglaries and fencing operations (10-19-2021)
Theranos Trial: Former Product Manager Describes How Holmes Hid FailuresIn the fraud trial of Elizabeth Holmes, a former project manager and college friend of Holmes' brother laid out how the Theranos founder hid product failures. Len Ramirez reports. (10/19/21)
Phish Fan Injured at SF Chase Center Concert Describes Brush with DeathAndria Borba reports on Phish concert attendee injured after being hit by fan who fell from upper level at Chase Center (10-19-2021)
SFFD Searching For Hero Who Saved A Man From Burning BuildingThe San Francisco Fire Department is looking for the hero who saved a man trapped in his bedroom surrounded by a wall of flames. Andrea Nakano describes the rescue.
Fed Up With Crime SF Residents Hire Private SecurityThe rash of crime in San Francisco has prompted some residents to protect themselves. Betty Yu tells us how.
PG&E Responds After Light Rain Causes Power Pole Fires, Outages Across Bay AreaThe sprinkling of rain Sunday night was too much for some PG&E power lines. Kiet Do tells us what PG&E says caused so many power poles to catch on fire in neighborhoods across the Bay Area.