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Jun 19, 2014 Share
Inspections Reveal Risk of Derailments at VTA

Inspections Reveal Risk of Derailments at VTA

Levi’s Stadium opens in two months and the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority says it will be ready to accommodate the anticipated influx of 10,000 additional riders. But state inspection reports uncovered by... Read More

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Jun 12, 2014 Share
Dean in Charge of SJSU

Dean in Charge of SJSU "Justice Studies" Steps Down

The dean who oversees "Justice Studies" at San Jose State University announced that he is stepping down less than a month after the Investigative Unit exposed problems with an internal investigation into inappropriate spending... Read More

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Jun 10, 2014 Share
Bay Area Police Miss Up to 20 Percent of Traffic Trials

Bay Area Police Miss Up to 20 Percent of Traffic Trials

An NBC Bay Area analysis showed varying levels of follow-through in Bay Area traffic violations. Some Bay Area law enforcement agencies are four times more likely to miss a traffic trial than others. Read More

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Jun 6, 2014 Share
@HiddenCash Guy Identified: Hidden No More

@HiddenCash Guy Identified: Hidden No More

Who’s the mystery man running the @HiddenCash craze? NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit identifies Jason Buzi, the man behind the money, and his reveals details about his past. Read More

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Jun 5, 2014 Share
SJSU Justice Studies Dept. to be Audited

SJSU Justice Studies Dept. to be Audited

San Jose State University President Mohammad Qayoumi calls in auditors from the California State University Chancellor’s Office to review contracts and financial transactions in San Jose State University’s Justice... Read More

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Jun 3, 2014 Share
DA Wants Stricter Rules for Rideshare Companies

DA Wants Stricter Rules for Rideshare Companies

This morning, Gascon’ office filed charges against an UberX driver who allegedly verbally assaulted a passenger last fall. Read More

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Jun 2, 2014 Share
Uber, Lyft and Sidecar Operate at SFO Illegally

Uber, Lyft and Sidecar Operate at SFO Illegally

Some say it's a "gray zone", but SF police say the law is clear: it is illegal to operate a ridesharing service at an airport without permits. Uber, Lyft and Sidecar are trying to change that. Read More

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May 27, 2014 Share
Are Regulators Ignoring California's New Fracking Law?

Are Regulators Ignoring California's New Fracking Law?

Six months after a new law took effect to regulate fracking and other oil well stimulation, an NBC Bay Area News Investigation found more confusion than ever. Stephen Stock reports. Read More

Investigations
May 27, 2014
Map: Fracking in California

Map: Fracking in California

As of May 20th, 2014, the state government has failed to report dozens of hydraulic fracturing wells, leaving citizens in the dark. NBC Bay Area has mapped these wells, showing which ones are being reported by the state on... Read More

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May 21, 2014 Share
VTA Rehires One in Five Employees Fired

VTA Rehires One in Five Employees Fired

The Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority rehired nearly 22 percent of the bus and para-transit drivers, train operators, dispatchers and road and field supervisors it fired over the past Read More

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