Four Bay Area Counties face lawsuits over phone fees charged to inmate families claiming the charges are "unfair and excessive." Research shows one in three families goes into debt to maintain contact with a loved one behind bars. Read More
After NBC Bay Area reported last week that an EPA emergency action plan would accept levels of radiation in water that are thousands of times higher than current limits, the head of the EPA, Gina McCarthy, says the proposal... Read More
In the midst of a fiery dispute between Santa Clara Mayor Lisa Gillmor and the San Francisco 49ers over the management of Levi’s Stadium, NBC Bay Area has uncovered yet another incident where the arena’s lights and bright... Read More
A federal judge has ordered San Francisco to hold off on issuing any fines or criminal penalties to home-sharing companies, including Airbnb. The decision came during a hearing Thursday morning and stems from an ongoing lawsuit... Read More
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
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
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
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
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
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
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