Regional News

Bay Area students to participate in national walkout, while others opt out of politics on school day

March 14, 2018 11:02 am

By: Lisa Fernandez POSTED: MAR 13 2018 09:56AM PDT VIDEO POSTED: MAR 13 2018 04:35PM PDT UPDATED: MAR 14 2018 10:24AM PDT OAKLAND, Calif. - Students across the nation, including the Bay Area, are staging a national “March For Our Lives” walkout on Wednesday to mark the 17 lives lost in Parkland, Florida and to urge Congress to enact stricter […]

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Ann Coulter embraced by conservative crowd in Mountain View

March 14, 2018 10:57 am

POSTED: MAR 13 2018 07:52AM PDT VIDEO POSTED: MAR 13 2018 10:28PM PDT UPDATED: MAR 13 2018 11:23PM PDT MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (KTVU) - Conservative pundit Ann Coulter spoke at a private event in Mountain View Tuesday night. The non-profit political group, Liberty Forum of Silicon Valley organized the speaking engagement and book signing. The group describes itself as a […]

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Family of slain Yountville veteran center psychologist urges compassion for those with PTSD

March 14, 2018 10:53 am

By: Debora Villalon POSTED: MAR 13 2018 07:03AM PDT VIDEO POSTED: MAR 12 2018 10:49PM PDT UPDATED: MAR 13 2018 11:46AM PDT NAPA, Calif. - Despite the fact that she was gunned down after being taken hostage by an ex-patient and decorated Army veteran struggling with PTSD, her father and and husband urged compassion for the killer of Jennifer Gonzales […]

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San Francisco police fatally shoot man hiding in trunk of car after armed robbery report

March 8, 2018 11:49 am

By: Allie Rasmus , KTVU Staff POSTED: MAR 07 2018 05:32AM PST VIDEO POSTED: MAR 07 2018 08:36AM PST UPDATED: MAR 07 2018 08:38AM PST SAN FRANCISCO - San Francisco police shot and killed a man who was in the trunk of a car during a deadly officer-involved shooting in the Mission District.. The shooting  started Tuesday shortly after 10:30 p.m. when two people […]

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Oakland woman tells her story of overcoming homelessness

March 8, 2018 11:45 am

By: Amber Lee POSTED: MAR 06 2018 11:06PM PST VIDEO POSTED: MAR 06 2018 10:38PM PST OAKLAND, Calif. (KTVU) - A network of nonprofits, social services and individuals are banding together to help get the homeless get off the streets, one person at a time. There is a success story involving a homeless woman named Mitzi Lewis. She is […]

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Update: SF’s backlog of bills reducing; contractors getting paid

March 8, 2018 11:40 am

POSTED: MAR 06 2018 10:51PM PST VIDEO POSTED: MAR 06 2018 10:48PM PST UPDATED: MAR 06 2018 10:52PM PST SAN FRANCISCO (KTVU) - The newest numbers from the San Francisco Controller’s Office show thousands of unpaid invoices are being processed, reducing the backlog of bills following the rollout of the city’s new financial payment system. City leaders and department personnel […]

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Kaplan wants tax on vacant Oakland properties to help homeless

March 6, 2018 4:24 pm

POSTED: MAR 05 2018 11:17PM PST VIDEO POSTED: MAR 06 2018 07:25AM PST UPDATED: MAR 06 2018 10:23AM PST OAKLAND, Calif. (KTVU) - In Oakland, city, county and community came together Monday night at City Hall to propose and discuss short and long term solutions to the growing homeless problem. At a large encampment along 27th Street under Highway […]

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San Francisco residents turning to ‘dorm living’

March 6, 2018 4:19 pm

By: Andre Torrez POSTED: MAR 05 2018 06:55PM PST VIDEO POSTED: MAR 05 2018 05:20PM PST UPDATED: MAR 05 2018 08:46PM PST SAN FRANCISCO (KTVU) - Over the weekend New York Times reported on dorm living for professionals in San Francisco. The story highlighted the alternative to living in costly studios and one bedrooms in a city where many have been priced […]

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Business blues 5 months after wine country fires

March 6, 2018 4:14 pm

By: Tom Vacar POSTED: MAR 05 2018 04:55PM PST VIDEO POSTED: MAR 05 2018 05:37PM PST UPDATED: MAR 05 2018 05:38PM PST SANTA ROSA, Calif. (KTVU) - Almost 5 months after the devastating wine country fires, businesses near the burn areas are having varying degrees of difficulty dealing with fewer people in the area. Lunch and dinner crowds at Santa […]

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UCSF study: Daily e-cigarette use can double risk of heart attack

February 27, 2018 3:37 pm

POSTED: FEB 26 2018 10:51PM PST VIDEO POSTED: FEB 26 2018 10:39PM PST UPDATED: FEB 26 2018 10:56PM PST SAN FRANCISCO (KTVU) - New evidence suggests that e-cigarettes may be more of a health risk than at first thought. A study led by University of California San Francisco scientists finds that daily e-cigarette use can double a smoker’s risk […]

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