CA Lawmaker Proposes Bill To Increase Police AccountabilityA California lawmaker has proposed a police reform bill. John Ramos tells us it would help get cops who break the rules off the force.
San Jose May Raise Illegal Dumping Fines To $10,000 Per OffenseA member of the San Jose City Council is calling for a sharp rise in illegal dumping fines to respond to a growing problem throughout the city. Len Ramirez reports. (4/19/21)
Embattled Windsor Mayor to 'Step Back' From Duties, But Won't ResignAnne Makovec reports on Windsor Mayor Dominic Foppoli "stepping back" from duties of office amid sexual assault allegations (4-16-2021)
Windsor Council Demands Resignation Of Mayor Dominic Foppoli Amid Sexual Assault InvestigationMembers of the Windsor City Council joined outraged community members in calling for Mayor Dominic Foppoli to resign as he faces sexual assault allegations from at least half a dozen women.
Sobering Center Opening In San Francisco To Help People Fighting Drug AddictionSan Francisco is taking a new approach to help people fighting drug addiction. Andria Borba reports on a new Sobering Center opening on Howard Street.
Amid Disturbing Violent Crime Spike Oakland Police Chief Pleads For More FundingCiting a dramatic spike in violent crime, Oakland's police chief was pleading for more resources to fight crime. Andrea Nakano tells us how the City Council responded.
COVID Recovery: East San Jose Neighborhood Calls On City To Buy Up Storefronts To Aid Struggling BusinessesHit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic, leaders in the Alum Rock neighborhood of East San Jose are calling on the city to buy up vacant storefronts to help struggling businesses get back on their feet. Len Ramirez reports. (4/12/21)
Biden Announces Executive Actions to Curb Gun ViolenceDebra Alfarone reports on President Biden taking executive action to address recent spike in deadly gun violence (4-8-2021)
COVID: Bay Area Residents Cautiously Optimistic About June 15th Reopening DateCalifornia could fully reopen by June 15th as the state marks a huge milestone of 20 million vaccines administered. But Maria Medina reports that opening date comes with a big 'if.'
Plans Unveiled For Massive Google Village In Downtown San JoseA massive Google village is coming to San Jose. Len Ramirez tells us the plan promises to transform the city's downtown core with new offices, shops, parks and housing.
COVID: Wineries, Restaurants Getting Ready As Napa County Moves Into Orange TierThe wine country is getting the green light to ease COVID-19 restrictions. Don Ford shows us what the move to the Orange Tier means for Napa wineries, restaurants and other businesses.
San Francisco School Board Discusses Rescinding Controversial School Renaming PlanAndria Borba reports on SF School Board meeting that will likely rescind problematic plan to rename schools in San Francisco.
Vice President Kamala Harris Returns To Bay Area For First Time Since ElectionAndria Borba reports on VP Harris coming to her hometown of Oakland to promote American Jobs Plan (4-5-2021)
Kamala Harris Makes First Visit to Oakland Since Becoming Vice PresidentAnne Makovec reports on Vice President Harris visiting Oakland for the first time since election (4-5-2021)
Korean American Santa Clara Council Member Says He Was Denied Chance To Speak At 'Stop Asian Hate' RallyA Santa Clara city council member, who is Korean American, said he was denied a chance to speak at a "Stop Asian Hate" rally held by other city leaders. Maria Medina reports. (3/31/21)
COVID: Contra Costa County Offering Vaccinations To Residents 16 And OlderContra Costa County Health Services is now offering vaccinations to residents 16 and older on Tuesday. As Andrea Nakano tells us, getting an appointment here was the hard part.
COVID: Vaccine Has Bay Area Experts Hopeful Despite Dire Warning From CDC DirectorAfter the director of the Centers for Disease Control warned of 'an impending doom,' if COVID restrictions were relaxed too soon, some Bay Area experts remain optimistic. Andrea Nakano explains why.
Lawmakers Visit Southern U.S. BorderU.S. lawmakers from both sides of the aisle visited the southern border to address the surge of migrants crossing into the country. (3-26-21)
Nomination Of Rob Bonta For California Attorney General Hailed In Filipino CommunityGov. Gavin Newsom has nominated East Bay Assemblymember Rob Bonta to be the next California Attorney General. Born in the Philippines, and raised by parents who worked with Cesar Chavez, Bonta would be the first person of Asian descent to be the state's top lawyer. Andria Borba reports. (3/24/21)
Raw Video: Gov. Gavin Newsom Introduces East Bay Assemblyman Rob Bonta As Attorney General NomineeGov. Gavin Newsom announced Wednesday that he was nominating East Bay Assemblyman Rob Bonta to the role of California Attorney General. (3/24/21)
Richmond Passes Emergency Ordinance To Stop Evictions During PandemicThe City of Richmond passed an emergency ordinance to protect renters from getting evicted during the pandemic. Andrea Nakano reports on the heated discussion before the vote.
San Jose Considers Plan To Clear Out Dozens Of Homeless EncampmentsDozens of homeless encampments that have exploded in size since the pandemic began could soon be cleared out in San Jose. Maria Medina says the city would move them to public-owned property.
COVID: Deserted Downtown San Francisco Offices To Reopen At 25 Percent CapacityAs San Francisco moves into the Orange Tier, offices in the Financial District can reopen at 25% capacity. Wilson Walker tells us it may take time to bring the city's deserted downtown streets back to life.
Kerr Makes Powerful Call For Stricter Gun Control Laws After Latest Mass ShootingsAllen Martin reports on Warriors coach Steve Kerr criticizing Senator Ted Cruz for his stand against background checks for gun owners after the second mass shooting in less than a week (3-23-2021)