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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

Investigations
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

Investigations
May 29, 2014 Share
Election Day Tip Line

Election Day Tip Line

On this Election Day, voting problems aren't a matter of if, but when. Read More

Investigations
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

Investigations
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

Investigations
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

Investigations
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

Investigations
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

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