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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

Investigations
Wednesday, Mar 1, 2017
California Residents Exposed to Contaminated Water

California Residents Exposed to Contaminated Water

NBC Bay Area found hundreds of residents living in the Central Valley whose wells have gone dry during the drought. Hundreds of thousands more residents have tainted water supplies that experts call "an emergency." Stephen... Read More

Investigations
Tuesday, Feb 28, 2017
Family Searches for Answers to Mysterious Death

Family Searches for Answers to Mysterious Death

A year and a half after her body was found at the base of a cliff on the Marin Headlands, Aaryn Goldberg’s parents are still pressing for answers in the 24-year-old’s mysterious death. Read More

Investigations
Tuesday, Feb 28, 2017
Hacking the Foster Care System for Good

Hacking the Foster Care System for Good

Silicon Valley tech companies, government agencies, non-profits and foster youth convened today at the Microsoft campus in Mountain View to “hack” the foster system. More than 200 people gathered to brainstorm how technology can be... Read More

Investigations
Friday, Feb 24, 2017
District Miscalculated Flow From Reservoir Into SJ: E-Mail

District Miscalculated Flow From Reservoir Into SJ: E-Mail

NBC Bay Area has obtained San Jose city records that show the Santa Clara Valley Water District miscalculated how much water could be safely released from the Anderson Reservoir, which led to the biggest floods in San Jose in... Read More

Investigations
Friday, Feb 24, 2017
Child Abuse Council Launches Investigation Into Foster Care

Child Abuse Council Launches Investigation Into Foster Care

High turnover rates and a severe social worker shortage are at the center of a new investigation by the Santa Clara County Child Abuse Council looking into the Department of Family and Children’s Services which provides support to... Read More

Investigations
Thursday, Feb 23, 2017
Shooting of Retired Navy Veteran in His Own Home Questioned

Shooting of Retired Navy Veteran in His Own Home Questioned

NBC Bay Area’s Investigation raises questions about whether Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Deputies violated their own policies and procedures leading up to the shooting of Saratoga homeowner Eugene Craig in September, 2016 Read More

Investigations
Tuesday, Feb 21, 2017
New Bill Aims to Limit Use of School Officers

New Bill Aims to Limit Use of School Officers

A nearly two-year long NBC Bay Area investigation revealed schools call the police on black students and children with disabilities at disproportionately higher rates than their peers. Following the series of Investigative... Read More

Investigations
Monday, Feb 20, 2017
New Cars in BART's 'Fleet of Future' Found to be Overweight

New Cars in BART's 'Fleet of Future' Found to be Overweight

Cars in BART'S so-called "fleet of the future" are as much as a ton overweight, NBC Bay Area has learned, and the transit agency has hired outside engineers to inspect 30 key aerial structures to assure they can handle the load. Read More

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