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Wednesday, Nov 16, 2016
Workers' Comp Doctors Feel Targeted in Fight Against Fraud

Workers' Comp Doctors Feel Targeted in Fight Against Fraud

The estimated cost of fraud in California's workers' comp system is bigger than some countries' budgets. With the help of insurance companies, law enforcement is stepping up its attack on cheaters. Read More

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Tuesday, Nov 15, 2016
Major Changes Could Impact 'Tech Bus' Riders

Major Changes Could Impact 'Tech Bus' Riders

Roughly 8,500 people in San Francisco catch a ride to work on one of those so-called “tech buses” – private commuter shuttles that transport employees to work daily. If you’re among them, get ready – your commute could soon... Read More

Investigations
Monday, Nov 14, 2016
EPA's New Emergency Plan for Drinking Water Concerns Many

EPA's New Emergency Plan for Drinking Water Concerns Many

NBC Bay Area compares the proposed levels for radioactive elements in drinking water after a nuclear event or accident and found levels thousands of times higher than current federal law allows. Read More

Investigations
Friday, Nov 11, 2016
Fire Capt. Being Ousted Over Sexist, Racist Remarks

Fire Capt. Being Ousted Over Sexist, Racist Remarks

The San Francisco Fire Department is moving to dismiss veteran captain who had commanded an elite rescue dive team on charges he made sexist and racist remarks and made inappropriate contact with women firefighters, NBC Bay... Read More

Investigations
Thursday, Nov 10, 2016
SF Landlords May Have Wrongfully Evicted Hundreds of Tenants

SF Landlords May Have Wrongfully Evicted Hundreds of Tenants

More than 8,000 people in San Francisco have been evicted from their homes over the past four years, but hundreds of those residents may have been wrongfully evicted, according to an analysis by the NBC Bay Area Investigative... Read More

Investigations
Tuesday, Nov 8, 2016
Alameda County Vote Counting Machines Breaking Down

Alameda County Vote Counting Machines Breaking Down

Alameda County voting officials say vote counting machines at multiple polling places malfunctioned on Election Day, but they have a backup plan in place to get votes counted. Read More

Investigations
Thursday, Nov 3, 2016
Unapproved Airplane Parts Creating Safety Risk in Aviation

Unapproved Airplane Parts Creating Safety Risk in Aviation

An NBC Bay Area investigation uncovers widespread use of unapproved airplane parts, some of which lead to fatal crashes. These parts are so ubiquitous in the industry and so easily available that The Unit was able to buy them over... Read More

Investigations
Thursday, Nov 3, 2016
Senator Deems Social Services' Payroll System 'Ridiculous'

Senator Deems Social Services' Payroll System 'Ridiculous'

A California senator called the payroll system at the state’s In Home Support Services “ridiculous” at a Tuesday hearing in Los Angeles City Hall. Read More

Investigations
Monday, Oct 31, 2016
Grocers Are Caught in the Middle of Soda Wars

Grocers Are Caught in the Middle of Soda Wars

Soda industry representatives persuaded grocers to appear in ads that re-branded the proposed soda tax as a "grocery tax." Now, many of the grocers say they don't agree with the message in the ads. Read More

Investigations
Tuesday, Nov 1, 2016
Gun Shops in Northern California Getting Hit Hard by Thieves

Gun Shops in Northern California Getting Hit Hard by Thieves

The number of guns stolen from gun shops in California nearly doubled between 2013 and 2015. Last year, more than 400 guns were reported stolen from California gun stores, according to ATF data. And those are just a fraction of all... Read More

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