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CPUC President Exits in Controversy

CPUC President Exits in Controversy

California Public Utilities President Michael Peevey leaves office today amid controversy over his relationship with PG&E, the major utility the PUC regulates. Read More

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CPUC President Says Goodbye at Last Meeting

CPUC President Says Goodbye at Last Meeting

Colleagues compared Michael Peevey to President Franklin Roosevelt and the Pope in their farewell addresses to the longest serving president in CPUC history. Chief Investigative Reporter Tony Kovaleski continues his series... Read More

Michael Peevey's Legacy
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Critic Weighs In on CPUC President's Legacy

Critic Weighs In on CPUC President's Legacy

Michael Peevey will make his final statements from the president’s chair of the California Public Utilities Commission on Thursday, ending 12 years that conclude in the middle of one of the biggest scandals in the agency’s history.... Read More

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Santa Clara County Sheriff Deputies Miss Court Appearances

Santa Clara County Sheriff Deputies Miss Court Appearances

An exclusive NBC Bay Area investigation discovered more problems with officers, deputies and patrolmen skipping out on traffic court responsibilities. Read More

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Dec 15, 2014 Share
Congresswoman in Talks with USPS Over 911 Policy

Congresswoman in Talks with USPS Over 911 Policy

Congresswoman Barbara Lee says access to medical treatment is critical at USPS facilities. She reached out to the postal service following a series of NBC Bay Area investigations into delayed medical treatment at the postal... Read More

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San Bruno Asks PG&E to Release Emails

San Bruno Asks PG&E to Release Emails

San Bruno is asking the state to force Pacific Gas & Electric Co. to release tens of thousands of emails between the state's largest utility and state regulators. Read More

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Legislation Makes Crime on Cruise Ships More Transparent

Legislation Makes Crime on Cruise Ships More Transparent

Pending legislation will require cruise lines to include closed FBI cases, open FBI investigations and alleged crimes in public reporting statistics. Previously, the law only required the public disclosure of crimes that the... Read More

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Dec 12, 2014 Share
SFO Ranks High for Flight Delays

SFO Ranks High for Flight Delays

The NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit analyzed 3 years of data during the months of November and December from the Department of Transportation and found 11% of flights arriving at SFO were delayed and 2% were cancelled. Read More

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Dec 4, 2014 Share
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History of "Delayed Medical Treatment" At USPS

An NBC Bay Area investigation first uncovered the postal service policy that may have led to a deadly delay at a facility in Oakland. The rules tell thousands of employees that when they witness a medical emergency, call security... Read More

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Nov 26, 2014 Share
Major Motor Carrier Crashes Went Unreported

Major Motor Carrier Crashes Went Unreported

Law enforcement agencies across the nation did not report 15 major accidents involving FedEx Ground to federal officials in the past two and a half years, as required by law. Investigative reporter Elyce Kirchner reports in a story... Read More

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