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Thursday, Oct 6, 2016
Personal Trainer Facing Molestation Charges Opens New Gym

Personal Trainer Facing Molestation Charges Opens New Gym

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

Investigations
Thursday, Oct 6, 2016
Judge Raises Doubts Over Airbnb's Legal Battle Against SF

Judge Raises Doubts Over Airbnb's Legal Battle Against SF

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

Investigations
Wednesday, Oct 5, 2016
Airbnb Heads to Federal Court Over Lawsuit Against SF

Airbnb Heads to Federal Court Over Lawsuit Against SF

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

Investigations
Thursday, Oct 6, 2016
Stolen Guns Investigation Leads to New Law

Stolen Guns Investigation Leads to New Law

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

Investigations
Tuesday, Oct 4, 2016
Could Open Source Computer Code Thwart Voting Hack?

Could Open Source Computer Code Thwart Voting Hack?

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

Investigations
Friday, Sep 30, 2016
Nearby Buildings May Also Be to Blame for Sinking SF Tower

Nearby Buildings May Also Be to Blame for Sinking SF Tower

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

Investigations
Tuesday, Sep 27, 2016
Loophole Allows Some Auto Repair Shop Owners Avoid Penalties

Loophole Allows Some Auto Repair Shop Owners Avoid Penalties

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

Investigations
Tuesday, Sep 20, 2016
Millennium Tower Partners Served With Subpoena

Millennium Tower Partners Served With Subpoena

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

Investigations
Friday, Sep 23, 2016
Hunters Point Development Stalled Over Radiation Concerns

Hunters Point Development Stalled Over Radiation Concerns

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

Investigations
Thursday, Sep 22, 2016
Even Small Hack Could Create Chaos on Election Day

Even Small Hack Could Create Chaos on Election Day

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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