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Jan 30, 2015 Share
Principal Accused of Stealing Student Money

Principal Accused of Stealing Student Money

The NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit exposes that a former San Jose High School principal opened an unauthorized bank account tied to the school’s PTSA, and an audit found she made thousands of dollars in purchases without receipts... Read More

Investigations
Jan 30, 2015 Share
PG&E Releases Emails With State Regulators

PG&E Releases Emails With State Regulators

Pacific Gas & Electric has released tens of thousands of new emails between utility employees and state regulators amid investigations into alleged back-channel dealings. Read More

Investigations
Jan 9, 2015 Share
Drone Close Calls in California

Drone Close Calls in California

California pilots had more "close calls" with drones than any other state. Read More

Investigations
Jan 8, 2015 Share
These Donors May Miss Senator Boxer the Most

These Donors May Miss Senator Boxer the Most

When Senator Barbara Boxer leaves office next year, these are the donors who may miss her the most. Read More

Investigations
Jan 6, 2015 Share
Petco, PetSmart Pull Chinese Dog Treats

Petco, PetSmart Pull Chinese Dog Treats

Retail pet giants Petco and PetSmart will no longer sell chicken jerky treats made in China. Petco first said in May of 2014 it would begin removing the products and they are now out of the chain’s more than 1,300 locations. Read More

Investigations
Dec 22, 2014 Share
More PG&E Emails Suggest Violation of Rules

More PG&E Emails Suggest Violation of Rules

PG&E on Monday released 12 email chains that company representatives say could reflect past violations of rules governing communications to and from the California Public Utilities Commission. This comes after a release of... Read More

Investigations
Dec 22, 2014 Share
Big Changes for California Day Care Oversight

Big Changes for California Day Care Oversight

In response to a joint investigation between the NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit and the Center for Investigative Reporting which exposed CA’s weak system for day care inspections, state lawmakers have enacted major reforms... Read More

Investigations
Dec 18, 2014
CPUC President Exits in Controversy

CPUC President Exits in Controversy

California Public Utilities President Michael Peevey leaves office today amid controversy over his relationship with PG&E, the major utility the PUC regulates. Read More

Michael Peevey's Legacy
Dec 18, 2014 Share
CPUC President Says Goodbye at Last Meeting

CPUC President Says Goodbye at Last Meeting

Colleagues compared Michael Peevey to President Franklin Roosevelt and the Pope in their farewell addresses to the longest serving president in CPUC history. Chief Investigative Reporter Tony Kovaleski continues his series... Read More

Michael Peevey's Legacy
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Critic Weighs In on CPUC President's Legacy

Critic Weighs In on CPUC President's Legacy

Michael Peevey will make his final statements from the president’s chair of the California Public Utilities Commission on Thursday, ending 12 years that conclude in the middle of one of the biggest scandals in the agency’s history.... Read More

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