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May 20, 2014 Share
CA Day Care Records

CA Day Care Records

NBC Bay Area teamed with the Center for Investigative Reporting to scan in paper records, analyze and post day care records for the largest and smallest counties in the Bay Area: Santa Clara County and Napa County. Read More

Investigations
May 20, 2014
Searchable Daycare Records: Napa and Santa Clara Counties

Searchable Daycare Records: Napa and Santa Clara Counties

Currently no daycare inspection reports are online in California. So NBC Bay Area hand-scanned and uploaded inspections records for the Bay's largest and smallest counties: Santa Clara County and Napa County. Read More

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May 20, 2014 Share
Grand Jury Recommends Placards for San Mateo Restaurants

Grand Jury Recommends Placards for San Mateo Restaurants

Nearly a year after the NBC Bay Area exposed restaurants on the peninsular skirting inspection reporting requirements, the county's civil grand jury is calling for more enforcement and a window placarding program. Read More

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May 19, 2014 Share
Former Contractors Claim Hunters Point Cleanup is Botched

Former Contractors Claim Hunters Point Cleanup is Botched

Radiation safety personnel who worked on the toxic cleanup of the Hunters Point Naval Shipyard in San Francisco say the remediation is not being conducted properly. They are speaking out to the Investigative Unit after raising red... Read More

Investigations
May 19, 2014
Documents: How Trucks are Screened for Radiation at Hunters Point

Documents: How Trucks are Screened for Radiation at Hunters Point

Whistleblowers say that the Navy contractor they used to work for routinely let contaminated trucks leave Hunters Point. They provided NBC Bay Area with these documents, which show how between 2008 and 2011, TetraTech... Read More

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Mar 3, 2014 Share
Military Women: We Got Fired for Being Raped

Military Women: We Got Fired for Being Raped

Military women around the nation speak out about the retaliation they experienced after being raped--following an NBC Bay Area investigation highlighting the sexual assault and subsequent termination of a member of the... Read More

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May 15, 2014 Share
Silicon Valley Offers Tech Fix for SJC

Silicon Valley Offers Tech Fix for SJC

Congressman Eric Swalwell is calling for more security at San Jose Airport after a teenager hopped the fence to catch a flight to Hawaii and NBC Bay Area’s undercover investigation exposed other potential security Read More

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May 14, 2014 Share
Justice in SJSU 'Justice Studies' Department?

Justice in SJSU 'Justice Studies' Department?

Faculty, staff and students say the SJSU investigation into a former department head does not go far enough after administrators found no indication of financial impropriety stemming from the personal use of an... Read More

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May 12, 2014 Share
Toxic Plumes: Silicon Valley's Dark Side

Toxic Plumes: Silicon Valley's Dark Side

Silicon Valley is an economic engine with a long history of technical innovation. But there’s a dark side to that legacy in the form of hundreds of old chemical spill sites that still contain toxic chemicals. Read More

Investigations
May 12, 2014
Map: The Chemical Legacy of Silicon Valley

Map: The Chemical Legacy of Silicon Valley

Toxic chemicals left by old Silicon Valley companies in the 1980s still remain in the earth. Some of those chemicals are still slowly rising through the soil and groundwater via a process called vapor intrusion. This map shows the... Read More

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“Sysco's Dirty Secret: Hidden Food Sheds Across U.S. and Canada”

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“Sysco's Dirty Secret: Hidden Food Sheds Across U.S. and Canada”
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2013 Regional Edward R. Murrow Award Winner

Investigative Reporting
"Children in the Fields"

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2013 NorCal Society of Professional Journalists Award

Investigative Reporting
"The Golden State’s Toxic Secret: Inside the Department of Toxic Substances Control"

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