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Tuesday, Sep 13, 2016
SF Supervisor Calls Hearing on Sinking Millennium Tower

SF Supervisor Calls Hearing on Sinking Millennium Tower

San Francisco Supervisor Aaron Peskin said Tuesday he will summon top city officials to account at a hearing next week on the Millennium Tower’s sinking troubles. Read More

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Friday, Sep 2, 2016
Some Bay Area Bridges Need Upgrades to Withstand Big Quake

Some Bay Area Bridges Need Upgrades to Withstand Big Quake

Scientists believe there is a 98 percent chance a magnitude 6.0 earthquake or larger will jolt the Bay Area within the next 30 years. So are major bridges in the area ready to withstand that kind of power? NBC Bay Area... Read More

Investigations
Wednesday, Aug 31, 2016
Stolen Identities, Stolen Lives

Stolen Identities, Stolen Lives

Federal tracking records show thousands of complaints from people who not only lose control over their credit but over their lives when thieves commit crimes, buy property and run up enormous debt using stolen identities. Read More

Investigations
Friday, Sep 2, 2016
Bill to Reform CA State Bar Fails

Bill to Reform CA State Bar Fails

The State Bar of California announced this week that for the first time in almost 20 years, it will ask the state Supreme Court for authority to collect attorneys' dues next year. Read More

Investigations
Friday, Aug 26, 2016
Lawmakers Fight to Reform CA Bar After Audits Skewer Agency

Lawmakers Fight to Reform CA Bar After Audits Skewer Agency

The California State Bar was created to protect consumers from dishonest attorneys, however, a recent state audit accuses the public agency of making “inappropriate financial decisions” that it tried to keep hidden from lawmakers Read More

Investigations
Wednesday, Aug 24, 2016
Injured Workers Rarely Win Appeals in Workers' Comp Cases

Injured Workers Rarely Win Appeals in Workers' Comp Cases

Many of California’s injured workers say they don’t have a fighting chance to recover under a workers’ compensation claim. The Investigative Unit is digging into a system that many patients and doctors say unfairly denies... Read More

Investigations
Monday, Aug 22, 2016
Workers' Comp Drags Out Medical Care, Injured Workers say

Workers' Comp Drags Out Medical Care, Injured Workers say

Some California’s injured workers say the system that is supposed to get them back to work is actually making their recoveries longer and more complicated. A California Highway Patrol officer injured in a collision with a... Read More

Investigations
Sunday, Aug 21, 2016
Crisis in Air Traffic Control Towers

Crisis in Air Traffic Control Towers

NBC Bay Area talks to the people on the front lines of the nation’s air traffic control system to discover the impact nationwide shortages are already having on our aviation system. Read More

Investigations
Friday, Aug 19, 2016
CA Allows Lane-Splitting, But Doesn't Track Related Crashes

CA Allows Lane-Splitting, But Doesn't Track Related Crashes

While some view lane-splitting as a dangerous maneuver, others see it as potentially lifesaving since it can reduce the likelihood of a motorcyclist getting rear ended. The controversy elicits strong opinions from supporters... Read More

Investigations
Thursday, Aug 18, 2016
New Crisis in US Immigration Courts

New Crisis in US Immigration Courts

A surge of new cases at U.S. immigration courts nationwide including San Francisco is overwhelming the system. The NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit discovered that the US Department of Homeland Security is giving priority to... Read More

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