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Major Motor Carrier Crashes Went Unreported

Major Motor Carrier Crashes Went Unreported

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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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Nov 25, 2014 Share
Union Questions USPS Emergency Policy

Union Questions USPS Emergency Policy

The union representing postal workers questions USPS after an NBC Bay Area Investigation uncovered an emergency policy that prevents most employees from dialing 911. Read More

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Nov 24, 2014 Share

"Sanctuary" for Immigrants Comes Back to the Bay Area

A movement first started in nearly fifty years ago in Berkeley, Oakland and Tucson has caught fire again, spreading nationwide, to provide refuge or “Sanctuary” to undocumented immigrants. Read More

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Nov 21, 2014 Share
NBC Investigation Prompts Call for Hospital Reform

NBC Investigation Prompts Call for Hospital Reform

Consumer Watchdog called on Governor Jerry Brown and the California department of health to audit hospitals to find out how many medical mistakes actually occur in California hospitals. Read More

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Nov 21, 2014 Share
Farmers Spray Pesticides Near Schools

Farmers Spray Pesticides Near Schools

Many parents across the Bay Area have no idea what's happening near their children's schools, and often times schools don't know either. NBC Bay Area's Jenna Susko reports in a story that aired November 21, 2014 Read More

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Nov 20, 2014 Share
Critics Call for Investigation into PG&E Substation Security

Critics Call for Investigation into PG&E Substation Security

Critics say the California Public Utilities Commission has the power and responsibility to demand accountability from PG&E about the security of its critical electric substations. This comes after an NBC Bay Area undercover... Read More

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NBC Bay Area Investigates: Immigration

NBC Bay Area Investigates: Immigration

As President Barack Obama announces the first major changes to immigration policy in years, we bring together some of the deep dives we took on the issue in the past. Read More

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Nov 19, 2014 Share
CA Hospitals Make Hundreds of Errors Every Year

CA Hospitals Make Hundreds of Errors Every Year

Medical mistakes, or “adverse events” are the leading cause of death in the US after heart attacks and cancer. Details about them are supposed to be public, but are difficult to find. Read More

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MAP: Medical Errors in California Hospitals

MAP: Medical Errors in California Hospitals

Search the map for hospitals near you and see how many medical errors, or "adverse events" they've reported to the state. Read More

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Nov 17, 2014 Share
USPS Policy May Have Caused Deadly Delay

USPS Policy May Have Caused Deadly Delay

Most people know to call 911 in an emergency. But for employees of the United States Postal Service (USPS), the rules are different. An NBC Bay Area investigation has exposed police at the USPS that has contributed to critical time... Read More

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