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Nov 14, 2014 Share
Fracking Water Injected into Clean Aquifers

Fracking Water Injected into Clean Aquifers

In a time when California faces an historic drought, the NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit has uncovered that state officials allowed oil and gas companies to pump billions of gallons of waste water into protected aquifers. Read More

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Nov 12, 2014 Share
Utility Regulator in More Legal Trouble Over Emails?

Utility Regulator in More Legal Trouble Over Emails?

The NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit has discovered that CPUC President Michael Peevey failed to file the state-required disclosure form detailing successful requests for money from PG&E. The Fair Political Practices Commission has... Read More

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Nov 10, 2014 Share
Refugee Children Ride

Refugee Children Ride "The Death Train"

Tens of thousands of children, traveling alone, have fled to the United States since March, fleeing drugs, gangs, prostitution and threats of death. Read More

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Nov 6, 2014 Share
Pot Farmers Steal Water Amid Epic Drought

Pot Farmers Steal Water Amid Epic Drought

In the midst of California’s epic drought, NBC Bay Area’s Investigative Unit has uncovered trespassing marijuana farmers stealing massive amounts of water meant for public lands. Read More

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Nov 4, 2014 Share
Election Websites Go Down in CA Counties

Election Websites Go Down in CA Counties

Contra Costa County's elections website was down Tuesday due to a problem with a web hosting company that is affecting a number of counties nationwide. Read More

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Nov 3, 2014 Share
Humanitarian Crisis: Refugees Escape to Bay Area

Humanitarian Crisis: Refugees Escape to Bay Area

A spike in immigration from Guatemala, El Salvador and Honduras is creating a humanitarian crisis at the border. Read More

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Jun 2, 2014 Share
Election Day Tip Line

Election Day Tip Line

On this Election Day, voting problems aren't a matter of if, but when. Read More

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Oct 30, 2014 Share
Unused Flu Vaccines Cost CA Millions

Unused Flu Vaccines Cost CA Millions

Some California Counties waste thousands of flu vaccine. Weak state oversight lets it continue. Read More

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Oct 27, 2014 Share
Highly Educated Foreign Workers Treated Like Indentured Servants

Highly Educated Foreign Workers Treated Like Indentured Servants

A year-long investigation by NBC Bay Area and The Center for Investigative Reporting uncovers misuse of H-1B Visas meant to recruit foreign workers at Silicon Valley tech firms, leaving some without jobs or income and trapped while... Read More

Investigations
Oct 24, 2014 Share
Mayor's Fuzzy Math Claims San Jose Gang Crime Down

Mayor's Fuzzy Math Claims San Jose Gang Crime Down

San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed says gang related crimes have dropped 70 percent this year, but what he's not telling the public: he's just comparing two months of the year. Read More

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