A new proposal in the California legislature would allow for a more environmentally friendly burial option, by allowing the composting of human remains. (2/26/20)
Proposal Would Allow For Composting Of Human RemainsA new proposal in the California legislature would allow for a more environmentally friendly burial option, by allowing the composting of human remains. (2/26/20)
SJ City Leaders Take Aim At Plastic Waste With Plans For New Recycling PlantSan Jose is pushing against plastic waste. Devin Fehely tells us city leaders there are looking to open a new recycling plant.
Previewing The South Carolina Democratic Debate With 'Face The Nation' Moderator Margaret BrennanMargaret Brennan, moderator of "Face the Nation" talks to KPIX 5 about Tuesday night's crucial Democratic debate in South Carolina, the final debate before Super Tuesday. (2/25/20)
Conservationists At Odds Over Plan To Drop Poison Pellets On Farallones Islands To Kill MiceA plan by federal wildlife officials to drop poison pellets on the Farallones Island to kill invasive mice has pitted conservation groups against each other. John Ramos talked to both sides.
SFMTA Director Touts Early Success On Car-Free Market StreetIn an interview with KPIX 5 traffic reporter Gianna Franco, new SFMTA director Jeffrey Tumlin touts the early success of making Market Street car free and discusses upcoming projects to improve getting around San Francisco. (2/24/20)
Early Voting Made More Convenient In Santa Clara CountyWith the California primary fast approaching, people in the South Bay may want to cast their ballots before March 3. Devin Fehely shows how.
Sen. Bernie Sanders Wins Nevada Democratic Primary CaucusesBernie Sanders has scored a resounding victory in Nevada's presidential caucuses. Nadia Romero reports from Las Vegas with more information on the early results.
Moms 4 Housing Activists Honored For Black History Month By Oakland City CouncilThe activist women known as Moms 4 Housing were recognized as Black History Month honorees at the Oakland City Council meeting Tuesday night. Joe Vazquez reports. (2-18-2020)
SF Mayor's Plan To Ease Congestion Will Cost Drivers MoneySan Francisco's mayor is pitching a new plan to relieve the city's clogged streets. Andria Borba tells us it could mean drivers will have to pay up. (2-18-2020)
Raw Video: 49ers Legend Jerry Rice On Presidential Pardon Of Eddie DeBartolo Jr.Legendary 49ers wide receiver Jerry Rice spoke outside The White House after President Donald Trump announced he would pardon former team owner Eddie DeBartolo Jr. for his role in a 1990s corruption scandal. (2/18/20)
Proposed Law Aims To Make Owners Of Short-Term Rental Homes More AccountableAfter 5 people were shot and killed at a Halloween party at an Airbnb home in Orinda, a California lawmaker has proposed a law that make people who rent out their homes more accountable. John Ramos talked to the author of the bill.
Democratic Presidential Front-Runners Eye California Primary as Key to NominationWith less than a month to go before the California primary election, presidential candidates are now making their presence more common to the Bay Area. Joe Vazquez reports.(2-13-20)
Juul Sued By Massachusetts AG Over Alleged Targeting Of YouthA new lawsuit against San Francisco-based Juul claims to provide the strongest evidence yet that e-cigarette giant targeted children with its online advertising campaigns. Veronica De La Cruz reports. (2/13/20)
Tenants In Oakland Go On Strike Over Rent IncreasesA group of tenants in Oakland are on strike over rent increases and are refusing to pay until their landlord gives in and sells the building. John Ramos tells us more about the renters' demands.
Cyclists Call For Bike Barrier Along San Francisco's EmbarcaderoBicyclists in San Francisco are calling for a plan to improve road safety by having a barrier separating bicycles and cars along the entire length of the Embarcadero. Jackie Ward reports. (2/11/19)
New Hampshire Voters Head To Polls In Nation's First PrimaryOne week after the debacle involving the Iowa Caucuses, voters in New Hampshire are headed to the polls in the nation's first primary election. Laura Podesta reports. (2/11/20)
Democratic Presidential Hopefuls Make Final Push For Support In New HampshireNew Hampshire's primary is on Tuesday, the first in the nation and Democratic presidential hopefuls are making their final push for support. CBS reporter Skyler Henry is in Manchester, N.H. to break down the race.
Sanders, Buttigieg Take Top Positions in New Hampshire After Iowa TieThe Democratic presidential contenders are in New Hampshire making their pitches to voters ahead of the nation's first primary next Tuesday. (2-6-20)
Trump Takes Victory Lap, Blasts Pelosi, Following Impeachment AcquittalHe took aim at his critics, notably House speaker Nancy Pelosi and she didn't hold back either. Katherine Johnson reports. (2-6-20)
Uber, Lyft Drivers To Demand Enforcement Of New AB5 Labor LawUber and Lyft drivers are expected to rally in San Francisco Wednesday morning, urging the rideshare giants to recognize their status granted under the state's new AB5 labor law. Jackie Ward reports. (2/5/20)
Neighbors Rail Over Plan To Expand Tracks At SJ's Diridon StationThe San Jose City Council approved a plan to add a second set of tracks through Diridon Station. Devin Fehely tells us neighbors are bracing for years of noise and construction.
Chinatown Business Leaders Launch Campaign To Counter False Coronavirus RumorsBusiness and political leaders in San Francisco's Chinatown launched a public relations campaign to deal with fears over the coronavirus. Andria Borba reports on the effort to stop the spread of rumors impacting the community.
Bay Area Lawmaker Introduces 'Seamless' Transit ProposalAssemblymember David Chiu of San Francisco has introduced a proposal to streamline transportation around the region, potentially impacting hundreds of thousands of commuters. Jackie Ward reports. (2/4/20)
Developers Plan To Turn SF's Potrero Power Station Into Metropolis With Affordable HomesDevelopers want to turn the old Potrero Power Station into a mixed-use metropolis featuring affordable housing. Wilson Walker tells us the plan has the blessing of the city's planning commission.