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Apr 24, 2015 Share
472 Bay Area Bridges:

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

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Apr 23, 2015 Share
Bay Area's 150-Year-Old Water Pipe Problem

Bay Area's 150-Year-Old Water Pipe Problem

NBC Bay Area’s Investigative Unit maps out water pipe breaks and leaks across the Bay Area and shows that some pipes have outlived those who installed them. Read More

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Apr 23, 2015 Share
Map: Water Main Leaks in the Bay Area

Map: Water Main Leaks in the Bay Area

Are there hundred-year-old pipes in your neighborhood? Read More

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Apr 23, 2015 Share
These Cities Have the Most Leaky Pipes in the Bay

These Cities Have the Most Leaky Pipes in the Bay

The Investigative Unit requested five years of leak data from major water agencies all over the Bay Read More

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Apr 9, 2015 Share
SJ Mayor Turns Up The Heat On Dispensaries

SJ Mayor Turns Up The Heat On Dispensaries

San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo is trying to shut down two South Bay pot dispensaries that haven't paid the city's Medical Marijuana Tax. Chief Investigative Reporter Tony Kovaleski reports. Read More

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Mar 31, 2015 Share
Millions of Americans Victims of Medical Identity Theft

Millions of Americans Victims of Medical Identity Theft

This new form of identity theft is more lucrative than credit card theft and poses a health risk too. Read More

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Mar 20, 2015 Share
PG&E Upgrades Security at Substation

PG&E Upgrades Security at Substation

An attack on a South Bay electrical substation moved San Jose into the national spotlight. The still unanswered question—was the attack a trial run by potential terrorists? After nearly two years, PG&E has made significant... Read More

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Mar 20, 2015 Share
Feds Change 30 Year Old Fracking Rules

Feds Change 30 Year Old Fracking Rules

For the first time in 30 years the federal government is updating its regulations governing fracking. Read More

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Mar 5, 2015 Share
Whistleblower Interviewed by Officials After NBC Investigation

Whistleblower Interviewed by Officials After NBC Investigation

Darrell Whitman says the United States Office of Special Counsel began looking into his claims of corruption inside the OSHA Whistleblower Protection Program after he raised concerns about what he calls mismanagement and pressure... Read More

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Mar 3, 2015 Share
Thousands of Oil Wells Are Dumping into Protected Aquifers

Thousands of Oil Wells Are Dumping into Protected Aquifers

In a stunning admission, the California Environmental Protection Agency wrote on Monday that state officials have allowed thousands of oil and fracking wells to dump waste water into protected underground aquifers. Read More

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