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Friday, Apr 24, 2015
472 Bay Area Bridges: "Structurally Deficient"

472 Bay Area Bridges: "Structurally Deficient"

NBC Bay Area’s Investigative Unit breaks down the bridge inspection data from the Department of Transportation and uncovers hundreds of well-used overpasses in need of major repairs. Read More

Investigations
Tuesday, Mar 28, 2017
70% of IRS Phone Tax Scams Involve iTunes Cards: Feds

70% of IRS Phone Tax Scams Involve iTunes Cards: Feds

As the April 18 filing deadline quickly approaches, many tax payers are looking forward to the end of tax season. But for state and federal investigators, tax fraud has quickly grown into a year-round problem with consequences for... Read More

Investigations
Monday, Mar 27, 2017
Tesla Factory Workers Threaten to Shred Coworker into Pieces

Tesla Factory Workers Threaten to Shred Coworker into Pieces

An East Bay man says his employer, Tesla, failed to take action after learning that factory workers at the company’s Fremont manufacturing plant made a threatening video at work. He says the video is proof of the harassment... Read More

Investigations
Thursday, Mar 23, 2017
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

Investigations
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
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

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