Bay Area Company's Bionic Suit Gives Mild-Mannered Reporter Superpower
KPIX 5's Da Lin strapped on a power-assist suit from Ekso Bionics, an East Bay company, and found out it lets workers lift and hold heavy objects for long periods with the touch of a finger. (11-10-17)

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ConsumerWatch: Wine Country Wildfires Take Toll on Wedding IndustryConsumer reporter Julie Watts looks at how couples who planned to get married in Wine Country are recovering from the recent wildfires. (11-23-17)
SJ BART Project May Create 5-Year Construction Zone On Santa Clara AvenueOne of San Jose's main streets could become a long-term construction zone. Len Ramirez tells us that a panel is seriously considering a twin tunnel option for the San Jose BART Project.
Bay Area Company's Bionic Suit Gives Mild-Mannered Reporter SuperpowerKPIX 5's Da Lin strapped on a power-assist suit from Ekso Bionics, an East Bay company, and found out it lets workers lift and hold heavy objects for long periods with the touch of a finger. (11-10-17)
California PUC Adds Background Check Requirement for Ride-Hailing DriversUber and Lyft drivers aren't required to be fingerprinted but for the first time they will have to go through a background check every year. Melissa Caen reports. (11-9-17)
Wine Country Businesses Plead for Tourists to ReturnWith skies in the North Bay returning to blue, local businesses -- hard-hit by a drop in revenue during the wildfires -- tell visitors it's OK to come back. John Ramos reports. (10-24-17)
Berkeley Landmark Business Shuts Its DoorsThe Wooden Duck, a custom furniture shop just east of I-80 near University Ave in Berkeley, can't keep up with a changing Bay Area economy -- and cost of living. John Ramos reports. (10-20-17)

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Man Badly Bitten While Fishing Off Monterey CoastA man and his father were several hundred yards offshore Friday south of Pebble Beach when the son was bitten in the right thigh. Maria Medina reports. (11-24-17)
Toy Donations for Wine Country Wildfire Victims SurgeThe holiday spirit is in full bloom for victims of the North Bay wildfires. Katie Nielsen reports from Santa Rosa, where people are coming together to donate what they can for those in need. (11-24-17)
Osaka Mayor Cuts Sister-City Ties to S.F. Over 'Comfort Women' MemorialJapan expressed strong regret Friday over San Francisco’s decision to give city property status to a statue commemorating Asian women who worked in military brothels for Japanese troops during World War II, with Osaka declaring it will terminate its 60-year sister-city ties. Melissa Caen reports. (11-24-17)

Technology & Computing

Man Gunned Down In Broad Daylight Over Used Cellphone SaleA man using the popular 'Let Go' app to sell his cellphone was gunned down in broad daylight in San Leandro Saturday. Katie Nielsen talked to stunned residents.
Apple Opens New Visitor Center in Cupertino Next to 'Spaceship' CampusThe new visitor center is like an Apple Store on steroids -- it features a showroom, a cafe similar to the ones used by employees at nearby Apple Park and an interactive, 3-D scale model of the new "spaceship" campus. Devin Fehely reports. (11-17-17)
Data Often Left Unsecured as Companies Rely on Cloud-Based SystemsChris Vickery spends his days poking around databases looking for sensitive data left out in the open, unprotected on the internet. Turns out, there's a lot to be found. Kiet Do reports. (11-16-17)

Local News

Man Badly Bitten While Fishing Off Monterey CoastA man and his father were several hundred yards offshore Friday south of Pebble Beach when the son was bitten in the right thigh. Maria Medina reports. (11-24-17)
Toy Donations for Wine Country Wildfire Victims SurgeThe holiday spirit is in full bloom for victims of the North Bay wildfires. Katie Nielsen reports from Santa Rosa, where people are coming together to donate what they can for those in need. (11-24-17)
Bay Area Shoppers Spending More as Black Friday Kicks Into GearShoppers are hitting the stores on this Black Friday and they're ready to shell out some serious cash. Sharon Chin reports. (11-24-17)

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Man Badly Bitten While Fishing Off Monterey CoastA man and his father were several hundred yards offshore Friday south of Pebble Beach when the son was bitten in the right thigh. Maria Medina reports. (11-24-17)
Toy Donations for Wine Country Wildfire Victims SurgeThe holiday spirit is in full bloom for victims of the North Bay wildfires. Katie Nielsen reports from Santa Rosa, where people are coming together to donate what they can for those in need. (11-24-17)
Bay Area Shoppers Spending More as Black Friday Kicks Into GearShoppers are hitting the stores on this Black Friday and they're ready to shell out some serious cash. Sharon Chin reports. (11-24-17)

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