This new form of identity theft is more lucrative than credit card theft and poses a health risk too. Read More
An attack on a South Bay electrical substation moved San Jose into the national spotlight. The still unanswered question—was the attack a trial run by potential terrorists? After nearly two years, PG&E has made significant... Read More
For the first time in 30 years the federal government is updating its regulations governing fracking. Read More
Darrell Whitman says the United States Office of Special Counsel began looking into his claims of corruption inside the OSHA Whistleblower Protection Program after he raised concerns about what he calls mismanagement and pressure... Read More
In a stunning admission, the California Environmental Protection Agency wrote on Monday that state officials have allowed thousands of oil and fracking wells to dump waste water into protected underground aquifers. Read More
Is the Bay Area ready for the big one? The NBC Bay Area investigative unit finds out how prepared the Bay is for a big disaster. Read More
The United States Postal Service changed its 911 policy at the Oakland mail processing facility after an NBC Bay Area investigation exposed the rules that may have caused critical delays in a life and death situation. Read More
From airlines to pipelines, they are the workers on the front lines who speak up when they witness wrongdoing. An NBC Bay Area investigation reveals that the federal program designed to protect whistleblowers may be failing to meet... Read More
Laws protect the privacy of your health information, but when businesses leak that data, it’s difficult to hold them accountable. Read More
Some San Jose medical marijuana businesses owe the city more than $2.1 million in unpaid taxes. Read More
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