Regional News

Storm prompts temporary San Francisco pier closure, delays hundreds of flights

January 7, 2019 2:52 pm

By: Elissa Harrington, KTVU POSTED: JAN 06 2019 10:55AM PST VIDEO POSTED: JAN 06 2019 10:52AM PST SAN FRANCISCO (KTVU) - Saturday’s stormy weather caused flooding, power outages, and led to hundreds of flight delays at SFO. By 3 p.m. SFO reported 420 delays – both incoming and outgoing – and 83 cancellations. Flooding closed Pier 14 and a […]

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Steph Curry celebrates Oakland, Warriors fans with free concert and party at Fox Theater

January 7, 2019 2:48 pm

By: Debora Villalon, KTVU POSTED: JAN 05 2019 12:23PM PST VIDEO POSTED: JAN 04 2019 11:15PM PST UPDATED: JAN 05 2019 12:24PM PST OAKLAND, Calif. (KTVU) - Downtown Oakland was alive with excitement Friday night as Warriors star Stephen Curry hosted a party at the Fox Theater. And the prior confusion over free tickets, how many, and how to get […]

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Vallejo fire destroys vacant building

January 4, 2019 3:58 pm

By: Debora Villalon, KTVU POSTED: JAN 04 2019 12:19PM PST VIDEO POSTED: JAN 04 2019 12:29PM PST UPDATED: JAN 04 2019 01:05PM PST VALLEJO, Calif. (KTVU) - A 3 alarm blaze in Vallejo Thursday morning destroyed one building, a former Straw Hat Pizza, vacant for five years. Other buildings were damaged, not from flames, but a broken water main. The […]

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Tens of thousands to visit South Bay for college football championship

January 4, 2019 3:53 pm

By: Azenith Smith, KTVU POSTED: JAN 03 2019 11:07PM PST VIDEO POSTED: JAN 03 2019 11:04PM PST UPDATED: JAN 03 2019 11:09PM PST SANTA CLARA, Calif. (KTVU) - Tens of thousands of visitors are arriving in the Bay Area for college football’s biggest game. The playoff final between Alabama and Clemson won’t be played until Monday night at Levi’s Stadium […]

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Sleepless night for some lucky Curry pop-up ticket holders, others disappointed

January 4, 2019 3:49 pm

By: Rob Roth POSTED: JAN 03 2019 06:00PM PST VIDEO POSTED: JAN 03 2019 05:47PM PST UPDATED: JAN 03 2019 07:20PM PST OAKLAND, Calif. (KTVU) - Thursday’s line in front of the Stephen Curry pop-up store on Oakland’s Ninth Street stretched around two corners and three blocks. First in line was a Pleasant Hill woman who said she got there at 7 […]

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What to watch for as the new, most diverse Congress begins with record number of women

January 3, 2019 10:54 am

By: LAURIE KELLMAN, Associated Press POSTED: JAN 03 2019 05:49AM PST VIDEO POSTED: JAN 03 2019 09:09AM PST UPDATED: JAN 03 2019 09:26AM PST WASHINGTON (AP) - They’ve got the keys to the offices, new paint inside, and parties to attend. But on Thursday, the work begins when 535 members of the new 116th Congress solemnly swear to govern the […]

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Apple warns of slowing sales as shares plunge

January 3, 2019 10:50 am

By: Azenith Smith, KTVU POSTED: JAN 02 2019 10:46PM PST VIDEO POSTED: JAN 02 2019 10:36PM PST PALO ALTO, Calif. (KTVU) - Apple shares plunged more than seven percent in after-hours trading Wednesday, after the tech giant announced disappointing iPhone sales over the holiday season. In a letter to investors Wednesday, CEO Tim Cook said revenue for the current […]

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Trash piles up at San Francisco’s Lands End amid government shutdown

January 3, 2019 10:44 am

By: Christien Kafton, KTVU POSTED: JAN 02 2019 04:45PM PST VIDEO POSTED: JAN 02 2019 04:48PM PST UPDATED: JAN 02 2019 04:50PM PST SAN FRANCISCO (KTVU) - As the 12th day of the partial government shutdown winds down the effects are starting to become more visible here in the Bay Area. One of the most visible sign of the shutdown […]

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Low-wage workers benefit as San Jose minimum wage increases to $15 an hour

January 2, 2019 2:41 pm

By: Jesse Gary POSTED: JAN 01 2019 08:21PM PST VIDEO POSTED: JAN 01 2019 06:42PM PST UPDATED: JAN 01 2019 08:59PM PST SAN JOSE, Calif. (KTVU) - The holiday treat hot off the grill in San Jose is a boost in pay for low-wage workers. Starting Tuesday, January 1, 2019, the city raised its minimum wage to $15 per hour. “This is […]

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San Jose mayor struck by SUV while riding bicycle, suffers minor injury

January 2, 2019 2:37 pm

By: Andre Torrez, KTVU Staff POSTED: JAN 01 2019 06:02PM PST VIDEO POSTED: JAN 01 2019 10:16PM PST UPDATED: JAN 01 2019 10:21PM PST SAN JOSE, Calif. (KTVU) - San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo was struck by a SUV while riding his bicycle Tuesday afternoon.  A representative with the mayor’s office said Liccardo was taken to the hospital to get checked out. […]

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