David Wolfsmith is accused of unwanted sexual contact by clients at his gym. City officials shut down his business in Morgan Hill, but the NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit has learned he hasn’t gone away. Records show Wolfsmith... Read More
The legal battle between San Francisco and the popular home-sharing website Airbnb is now officially in the hands of a federal judge. Attorneys for both sides faced off in federal court on Thursday as part of a lawsuit Airbnb filed... Read More
The popular home-sharing website Airbnb is heading to federal court Thursday to wage a legal battle against its hometown of San Francisco. The preliminary injunction hearing is part of a lawsuit filed by Airbnb in June that aims to... Read More
Sen. Jerry Hill says the NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit’s stolen guns investigation led him to write Senate Bill 869, legislation that was signed by Gov. Jerry Brown last week. Read More
While President Barack Obama and the FBI have both warned that this year’s election could be compromised by hackers, some Silicon Valley tech thinkers say a solution to hacking vulnerability lies in taking secret computer codes... Read More
A new geotechnical consultant hired by Millennium backs the developer’s claim that Transbay terminal’s construction for the recent sinking of the Millennium Tower but acknowledges other nearby project could be contributing to... Read More
When drivers are cheated by unscrupulous auto repair shops, the state Bureau of Automotive Repair is responsible for protecting consumers and helping drivers recoup their money. Earlier this year, the NBC Bay Area Investigative... Read More
The San Francisco City Attorney's Office on Tuesday served Millennium Partners with a subpoena over the sinking 58-story condo tower, seeking all information that was disclosed to the buyers before they moved in. Read More
A move by the government could delay a major redevelopment project at the Hunters Point Naval Shipyard in San Francisco, and city leaders are jumping on board. The action by the government comes two years after the Investigative... Read More
It won’t take Russian hackers or a wide-scale attack to undermine the November election, cyber security experts warn. What they fear most is something far easier to pull off: Smaller, targeted attacks on a few voting systems... Read More
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