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Wednesday, Jan 11, 2017
EPA Issues New Emergency Guidelines for Radiation in Water

EPA Issues New Emergency Guidelines for Radiation in Water

The U.S. EPA says it’s trying to protect the health of Americans in case of a nuclear disaster, but environmentalists say the new guidelines issued Wednesday will allow for dangerous levels of radiation. Read More

Investigations
Thursday, Jan 12, 2017
City Fails to Follow Up on Millennium Tower Violations

City Fails to Follow Up on Millennium Tower Violations

Millennium Tower officials have until Friday to disclose whether they actually have a plan to deal with the high-rise’s sinking and tilting problem as well as justify their engineering conclusion that the high rise is safe. Read More

Investigations
Monday, Jan 9, 2017
Oakland's Idled Fireboat Imperils City, Critics Say

Oakland's Idled Fireboat Imperils City, Critics Say

A key weapon in Oakland’s disaster response – the city’s fireboat – is the victim of neglect and budget cuts and its loss leaves the city largely defenseless when a major quake knocks out water mains. Read More

Investigations
Friday, Dec 23, 2016
Federal Prosecutors Investigating Wells Fargo

Federal Prosecutors Investigating Wells Fargo

Federal prosecutors in San Francisco are investigating Wells Fargo over its sales practices, and documents obtained by the NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit reveal a former employee from the Napa Valley has been subpoenaed to provide... Read More

Investigations
Friday, Jan 6, 2017
Millennium Owners Allege City Helped Developer Commit Fraud

Millennium Owners Allege City Helped Developer Commit Fraud

Twenty owners of units in the sinking and tilting Millennium Tower high-rise allege in a lawsuit filed Friday that San Francisco public officials knew about the building’s troubles and its repeated failure to alert homeowners... Read More

Investigations
Thursday, Dec 22, 2016
AC Transit Buses Accused of Blowing Through Red Lights

AC Transit Buses Accused of Blowing Through Red Lights

NBC Bay Area obtained AC Transit’s complaint database and found hundreds of accusations from members of the public that bus drivers are blowing through red lights and stop signs. A Berkeley man, who has made repeated reports to AC... Read More

Investigations
Tuesday, Dec 20, 2016
White House Responds to I-Unit Investigation on Campus Cops

White House Responds to I-Unit Investigation on Campus Cops

The Obama Administration is releasing new guidelines concerning the use of campus-based police officers.The push for national reform comes in the wake of a more than a year-long NBC Bay Area investigation. Bigad Shaban reports on a Read More

Investigations
Tuesday, Dec 13, 2016
No End in Sight for New, Sinking Mission Bay Community

No End in Sight for New, Sinking Mission Bay Community

The Millennium Tower may be San Francisco's most famous tilting and sinking structure, but it is not the city’s only sinking problem. Read More

Investigations
Tuesday, Dec 13, 2016
SF Supes Will Subpoena UC Berkeley Professor on Millennium

SF Supes Will Subpoena UC Berkeley Professor on Millennium

The San Francisco Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to subpoena a reluctant UC Berkeley structural engineering professor to testify early next year about his role in assessing the now sinking Millennium Tower’s... Read More

Investigations
Thursday, Dec 8, 2016
UC Berkeley Professor to Be Subpoenaed in Millennium Probe

UC Berkeley Professor to Be Subpoenaed in Millennium Probe

The San Francisco Board of Supervisors’ government oversight committee voted Thursday to issue a subpoena compelling a reluctant UC Berkeley structural engineering professor to explain how he vouched for the foundation of the... Read More

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