Regional News

Warriors Kevin Durant gets sweet revenge with cupcake hat

June 26, 2017 10:33 am

POSTED: JUN 26 2017 09:32AM PDT UPDATED: JUN 26 2017 10:11AM PDT Kevin Durant got a little sweet revenge on those who called him soft for leaving Oklahoma City. On Saturday, KD and his Warriors teammates played in the Juglife Javale McGee Celebrity Softball Game at the Coliseum in Oakland. He wore a baseball cap with a […]

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CHP “Eye in the Sky” catches motorcyclist vandalizing cars

June 26, 2017 10:30 am

POSTED: JUN 26 2017 09:30AM PDT UPDATED: JUN 26 2017 10:03AM PDT CONTRA COSTA COUNTY, Calif. - The California Highway Patrol arrested a motorcyclist who is a suspect in several incidents of reckless driving and vandalism in the East Bay. A CHP helicopter monitored an area on eastbound Highway 24, between Orinda and Interstate 680. That’s where they observed […]

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Caught on cam: Brawl breaks out at Westfield Mall in San Francisco, police officer injured

June 26, 2017 10:27 am

POSTED: JUN 26 2017 06:20AM PDT UPDATED: JUN 26 2017 07:17AM PDT SAN FRANCISCO (KTVU) - A brawl broke out at Westfield San Francisco Centre in San Francisco on Sunday evening and a police officer was injured trying to break up the fight, according to police and witness video at the scene. The fight or fights erupted at […]

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Tower of Power plays at Alameda County Fair

June 23, 2017 4:17 pm

POSTED: JUN 23 2017 01:20PM PDT UPDATED: JUN 23 2017 02:33PM PDT PLEASANTON, Calif. (KTVU) – Tower of Power was set to take to the stage at the Alameda County Fair Thursday night, several months after two members of the legendary R&B group were struck by a train in Oakland. The accident on Jan. 12, 2017 in Jack […]

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2 families endure suicides, blame popular Netflix show

June 23, 2017 4:13 pm

POSTED: JUN 22 2017 11:27PM PDT UPDATED: JUN 23 2017 03:51PM PDT OAKLAND, Calif. (KTVU) - Two Bay Area families are talking publicly for the first time about their daughters, both of whom committed suicide back in April. They were just 15-years-old and took their own lives just days after watching a controversial show on Netflix called ‘13 […]

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Community shows compassion for homeless during South Bay heat wave

June 23, 2017 4:04 pm

POSTED: JUN 22 2017 10:44PM PDT UPDATED: JUN 22 2017 10:44PM PDT SAN JOSE, Calif. (KTVU) - At the peak of Thursday’s hot weather, 95 degrees in San Jose, many families found relief at the fountains at Plaza de Cesar Chavez Park. “My face is melting,” said Brandon Vilchis of San Jose. “It’s too hot. You couldn’t get […]

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Bay Area under Spare the Air alert for Friday

June 22, 2017 3:34 pm

POSTED: JUN 22 2017 12:59PM PDT UPDATED: JUN 22 2017 01:02PM PDT SAN FRANCISCO (BCN) – A Spare the Air smog alert has been issued for Friday in the Bay Area, the second day in a row that regional air district officials have warned of unhealthy air quality expected. A combination of persistent high temperatures, ling winds and […]

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Shelter-in-place in San Francisco lifted

June 22, 2017 3:30 pm

POSTED: JUN 22 2017 11:49AM PDT UPDATED: JUN 22 2017 12:52PM PDT SAN FRANCISCO (KTVU) – A shelter-in-place order that was issued for San Francisco’s Lake Street neighborhood this morning has been lifted, fire officials said. The fire department posted on Twitter at 11:42 a.m. about a gas line struck in the area of Lake Street and 23rd […]

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Oakland votes to allocate $14M bond money to help nearly 3,000 homeless

June 22, 2017 3:26 pm

POSTED: JUN 22 2017 09:13AM PDT UPDATED: JUN 22 2017 11:15AM PDT OAKLAND (KTVU) - Oakland’s City Council voted this week to allocate $14 million dollars from Measure KK bond funds to help the homeless. The money will go toward buying existing motel properties to get people off the streets and also provide other health and social services. […]

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Berkeley city council votes to continue participation in Urban Shield

June 21, 2017 10:34 am

POSTED: JUN 21 2017 07:22AM PDT UPDATED: JUN 21 2017 07:43AM PDT Protesters disrupted a Berkeley city council meeting last night during a vote about a controversial police training program. Urban shield is an annual event where various police departments come together to train for high-situations like mass shootings and terror attacks.  But critics say the program leads […]

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