Claims by critics, information from public agencies and a data analysis by the Investigative Unit show that fuel cells made by Sunnyvale-based Bloom Energy may not be performing as well as promised, sparking questions about... Read More
A new audit of San Jose Fire Department reveals some reasons why firefighters are not meeting 911 response time goals. It comes after NBC Bay Area’s Investigative Unit exposed SJFD for reporting inaccurate data. Read More
The NBC Bay Area Investigative unit uncovers improper credit card use at a Community College District with a long history of questionable spending. Read More
The Federal Aviation Administration is now responding to a congressional inquiry asking why a potentially lifesaving technology has not been installed at airports throughout the nation. Read More
In an internal memo, thirteen staff attorneys inform CPUC commissioners of their concerns that the agency has failed to take appropriate steps to preserve evidence. Read More
A Navy contractor in charge of cleaning up radiological contamination at Hunters Point in San Francisco admits in an internal April 2014 report that it submitted false soil sample data, claiming areas of the shipyard were free... Read More
Michael Peevey said Thursday he will not seek reappointment to the California Public Utilities Commission, where he has served as president for 12 years. His decision to exit the agency comes amid criticism from lawmakers, ire from... Read More
Drivers for Uber and Lyft say their companies are telling them to ignore regulations. If they get caught, the drivers say the companies will pay the citation, which can cost several hundred dollars. Read More
Since PG&E gas pipelines burst in 2010, killing eight people and destroying 38 homes, the NBC Investigative Unit has been following the utility closely. Read More
New internal documents obtained by the NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit show the Director of Santa Clara County’s Department of Child Support Services charged more than just travel to his personal credit card to rack up rewards... Read More
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