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San Jose Homes to Remain Vulnerable to Floods for Years

San Jose Homes to Remain Vulnerable to Floods for Years

Plans to better protect San Jose neighborhoods from flooding date back nearly 20 years and have cost tax payers millions of dollars, but not a single project has been constructed. Read More

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Thursday, Mar 16, 2017
Oakland Hired Pricey PR Agency after Deadly Warehouse Fire

Oakland Hired Pricey PR Agency after Deadly Warehouse Fire

The City of Oakland hired a public relations firm, in a deal worth up to $90,000, to serve as official media consultants and spokespeople following the city’s deadly warehouse fire. Read More

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Monday, Mar 13, 2017
More Bad News for San Francisco's Troubled Millennium Tower

More Bad News for San Francisco's Troubled Millennium Tower

NBC Bay Area has learned earthquake safety assurances at the Millennium Tower did not account for a seismic vulnerability hidden inside the walls of the already sinking and tilting 58-story structure. Jaxon Van Derbeken reports.

Investigations
Monday, Mar 13, 2017
More Bad News for Troubled Millennium Tower

More Bad News for Troubled Millennium Tower

NBC Bay Area has learned earthquake safety assurances at the Millennium Tower did not account for a seismic vulnerability hidden inside the walls of the already sinking and tilting 58-story structure. Read More

Investigations
Saturday, Mar 11, 2017
Controversy Brews at Embattled Hunters Point Naval Shipyard

Controversy Brews at Embattled Hunters Point Naval Shipyard

More trouble at the Hunters Point Naval Shipyard, a former superfund site in San Francisco. Our Investigative Unit first exposed that the company hired to clean up the shipyard falsified radiation data. Read More

Investigations
Wednesday, Nov 25, 2015
We Investigate: Surviving the Drought

We Investigate: Surviving the Drought

The NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit traveled halfway around the world to investigate solutions to California’s water crisis. Sr. Investigative Reporter Stephen Stock found that in Israel they faced a similar crisis eight years ago,... Read More

Investigations
Thursday, Mar 9, 2017
San Francisco Issues Hundreds of Fines to Airbnb Users

San Francisco Issues Hundreds of Fines to Airbnb Users

It’s been two years since San Francisco implemented measures to regulate illegal hotels advertising on sites like Airbnb. But registration records from the Office of Short-Term Rentals, obtained by NBC Bay Area’s Investigative... Read More

Investigations
Tuesday, Mar 7, 2017
Congress May Change Law Following NBC Bay Area Investigation

Congress May Change Law Following NBC Bay Area Investigation

An NBC Bay Area investigation into hundreds of U.S. Military veterans who have been deported under a two-decades old policy has now sparked new legislation in Washington. Read More

Investigations
Tuesday, Mar 7, 2017
Storms Could Mean 'Big Trouble' for SJ Flood Zones: E-Mails

Storms Could Mean 'Big Trouble' for SJ Flood Zones: E-Mails

More e-mails obtained by NBC Bay Area show water district engineers warned the city generally about flood dangers days before the historic flood. Read More

Investigations
Wednesday, Mar 8, 2017
Records Confirm Confusion Between SJ and Water District

Records Confirm Confusion Between SJ and Water District

A timeline released by the Santa Clara Valley Water District shows confusion on behalf of City of San Jose and water district officials regarding when Coyote Creek would overflow its banks and when it was time to alert residents... Read More

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