The Mountain View Police Department has been criticized since the recent shooting at the YouTube campus. That's because officers encountered Nasim Aghdam the night before she shot and injured three people and killed herself -- but let her go. The police department has now released the officers' body-camera footage from the encounter.
Reporter: Sam Harnett
The backer of a measure to split California into three different states says he’ll turn in more than enough signatures for it to qualify for the November ballot this week.
Reporter: Scott Shafer
Backpage CEO Pleads Guilty to Conspiracy and Trafficking
Backpage.com CEO Carl Ferrer pleaded guilty to state and federal charges last week. He faces up to five years in a California prison on charges of money laundering and conspiracy to facilitate prostitution. Ferrer also pleaded guilty to charges of trafficking in Texas.
Reporter: Michelle Wiley
TESS Satellite Launches With Help of California Scientists
The TESS satellite will launch today from the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida. The NASA scientists working on TESS, which stands for Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite, are based in Mountain View and Pasadena.
Reporter: Danielle Venton
Over the weekend, Reveal from the Center for Investigative Reporting published a story about workplace safety at Tesla’s factory in Fremont, California. That’s where more than 10,000 people assemble the company’s electric cars. Tesla says its injury rate is in line with the auto industry average. Reveal’s investigation raises some questions about that.
Reporter: Alyssa Jeong Perry
This story involves hidden cash, police raids, Hollywood and a secret abortion clinic. KQED’s Chloe Veltman explores the life of Inez Burns, the audacious San Francisco woman at the center of it all.
Reporter: Chloe Veltman