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Wednesday, Jun 15, 2016
Changes for Palo Alto Track Watch Program

Changes for Palo Alto Track Watch Program

Palo Alto city officials are adding additional resources to a program designed to prevent teen deaths at railroad crossings. These changes follow a series of NBC Bay Area reports that found track guards sleeping, texting,... Read More

Investigations
Wednesday, Jun 8, 2016
Sysco Whistleblowers in Canada Claim Unsafe Food Handling

Sysco Whistleblowers in Canada Claim Unsafe Food Handling

Whistleblowers from a Sysco food facility in Canada contacted the NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit after seeing our reports about facilities in the U.S. to report concerns about food handling practices in Saskatoon. Read More

Investigations
Thursday, Jun 23, 2016
Union Pacific Employee Arraigned on Felony Charges

Union Pacific Employee Arraigned on Felony Charges

A Union Pacific employee was arraigned Tuesday on felony negligence charges for his role in a fatal crash at a Gilroy railroad crossing last year. Read More

Investigations
Thursday, Jun 9, 2016
Turning Tragedy into Technology to Improve Safety

Turning Tragedy into Technology to Improve Safety

The founder of the Oakland-based 1000 Mothers announced Wednesday the availability of a new free app for iPhone and Android that will allow users to notify help whenever a dangerous situation arises on inner city streets. Read More

Investigations
Friday, Jun 3, 2016
Economic Disparity Tied to Gun Violence in Oakland

Economic Disparity Tied to Gun Violence in Oakland

A six-month NBC Bay Area investigation found a growing economic disparity between different areas of Oakland. It’s a gap that research scientists say is contributing to continuing violent crime in some parts of the city. Read More

Investigations
Thursday, Jun 2, 2016
SF Lawmakers Could Soon Force Airbnb to Make Major Changes

SF Lawmakers Could Soon Force Airbnb to Make Major Changes

The process of booking someone else’s home for a quick trip – or even renting out your own place on a short-term basis – could soon change dramatically in San Francisco. Read More

Investigations
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Teen Reports Sexual Abuse to SJ Police, DA Loses File

Teen Reports Sexual Abuse to SJ Police, DA Loses File

A stepfather accused of molesting his seven year old daughter until she was a teenager remained free for nearly two years until a phone call from the NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit prompted an arrest, an apology, and a stunning... Read More

Investigations
Monday, Aug 8, 2016
Tracking California’s Guns: How We Did It

Tracking California’s Guns: How We Did It

A look at how the investigative units at the NBC TV stations in California traced guns reported lost or stolen to crimes throughout the state. Read More

Investigations
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
CA Attorney General Sues Johnson & Johnson Over Transvaginal Mesh

CA Attorney General Sues Johnson & Johnson Over Transvaginal Mesh

California Attorney General Kamala Harris filed a lawsuit against Johnson & Johnson on Tuesday, accusing the company of false advertising and knowingly concealing the risks associated with surgical mesh designed to treat health... Read More

Investigations
Tuesday, May 24, 2016
Runner Treated for Flu, Ankle Injury Leaves Hospital as Amputee

Runner Treated for Flu, Ankle Injury Leaves Hospital as Amputee

A doctor diagnosed Mario Guzman with the flu and also treated him for what was thought to be a sprained ankle, but those symptoms were related to a common bacterial infection. By the time Guzman went to the ER he was in septic... Read More

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