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Wednesday, Jan 13, 2016
Suit: Twitter 'Knowingly' Let Terrorists Use Social Network

Suit: Twitter 'Knowingly' Let Terrorists Use Social Network

The family of a Florida defense contractor killed in a November terror attack while training security forces in Jordan is suing Twitter, claiming the company has knowingly allowed terrorist groups such as ISIS to use its social... Read More

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Friday, Jan 8, 2016
Critics: SJC Lacks Enough Fire Personnel

Critics: SJC Lacks Enough Fire Personnel

Fire officials have increased the number of firefighters and trucks on duty at San Jose Mineta International Airport five months after an NBC Bay Area investigation found the airport had fewer firefighters on duty per shift... Read More

Investigations
Thursday, Jan 7, 2016
Tech Worker Claims She Was Fired for Raising Red Flag

Tech Worker Claims She Was Fired for Raising Red Flag

A former employee has filed a lawsuit against Fremont based Identiv, claiming her boss Jason Hart, then CEO and current president, instructed her to use company money to pay for his personal expenses. Read More

Investigations
Wednesday, Dec 23, 2015
Water Supplies in Livermore Contaminated, Tests Reveal

Water Supplies in Livermore Contaminated, Tests Reveal

Some underground water supplies in Livermore show signs of contamination, according to a newly released report ordered by Alameda County. The findings come in the wake of a hazardous chemical leak at an oil field owned by... Read More

Investigations
Tuesday, Dec 22, 2015
Government Grants Benefits to Widow After NBC Report

Government Grants Benefits to Widow After NBC Report

In this final chapter of a tragic story involving Larnie Macasieb, the government reversed its denial of her workers’ compensation claim after the death of her husband. After a year of fighting both the United States Postal Service... Read More

Investigations
Thursday, Dec 17, 2015
Medical ID Theft Suspect Accused of Betraying Brother

Medical ID Theft Suspect Accused of Betraying Brother

After an eight-month investigation prompted by an NBC Bay Area report, local authorities arrested and extradited Gary Wayne Bogle, charging him with 10 felony counts of false impersonation for using his brother's identity... Read More

Investigations
Tuesday, Dec 15, 2015
Unruly Airline Passengers Rarely Face Criminal Charges

Unruly Airline Passengers Rarely Face Criminal Charges

Rowdy passengers can be a source of frustration for both travelers and airlines, causing delays, diversions, and drama. Disrupting a commercial flight is a serious crime, but as the NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit uncovered,... Read More

Investigations
Wednesday, Dec 16, 2015
SF Man Gets Year in Prison for Selling Rare Rhino Horns

SF Man Gets Year in Prison for Selling Rare Rhino Horns

A San Francisco art dealer will have to spend over a year in prison after attempting to sell a pair of black rhinoceros horns to an undercover federal agent. Lumsden W. Quan, 47, was sentenced Wednesday in a Las Vegas federal... Read More

Investigations
Wednesday, Dec 16, 2015
Mile High Club Proprietor: Sex on Plane Not a Nuisance

Mile High Club Proprietor: Sex on Plane Not a Nuisance

Phil Kessler owns and operates the Mile High Club, a website that allows airline passengers to brag about their sexual encounters on commercial flights. Kessler says his group has millions of members around the world and maintains... Read More

Investigations
Monday, Dec 14, 2015
Widow of Postal Worker Denied Death Benefits

Widow of Postal Worker Denied Death Benefits

First widow Larnie Macasieb endured the sudden death of her husband after he sustained a major injury at a postal processing facility. Twice the federal Office of Workers’ Compensation denied her benefits requests. The NBC Bay Area Read More

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