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Apr 11, 2014 Share
FedEx Cited More Than 600 Times for Dangerous Driving

FedEx Cited More Than 600 Times for Dangerous Driving

The Investigative Unit looks at the numbers around FedEx driver safety. Read More

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Apr 11, 2014 Share
An End to Utility Funded Travel for CPUC President?

An End to Utility Funded Travel for CPUC President?

Following an NBC Bay Area investigation that exposed CPUC president Michael Peevey accepted thousands of dollars in free travel from special interest groups, Sen. Jerry Hill introduces a bill to prevent public officials... Read More

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Apr 9, 2014 Share
Navy to Begin Radiation Testing on T.I. Homes in June

Navy to Begin Radiation Testing on T.I. Homes in June

Navy representatives say they will begin radiological tests in June and that the health and safety of residents is paramount. Read More

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Apr 8, 2014 Share
CA Lawmakers Advance Bill to Require Boater Education

CA Lawmakers Advance Bill to Require Boater Education

Following an NBC Bay Area investigation, California legislators are advancing a new bill that would require boaters to take a safety course/ Read More

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Apr 2, 2014 Share
DA Determines Bay Area Ponzi Scheme Illegal

DA Determines Bay Area Ponzi Scheme Illegal

Following nearly two years of reporting by the NBC Bay Area’s Investigative Unit, a prominent south bay car dealer and former member of the Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Advisory Board now sits in the Sheriff’s jail, facing... Read More

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Mar 31, 2014 Share
CA Lawmakers Push to Put Daycare Inspections Online

CA Lawmakers Push to Put Daycare Inspections Online

Two newly proposed California laws would make daycare inspections more frequent and put that information online for the first time in the state. The action comes just weeks after the NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit exposed... Read More

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Mar 24, 2014 Share
Navy to Test All Treasure Island Homes for Radiation

Navy to Test All Treasure Island Homes for Radiation

The Navy has agreed to test all of the homes on Treasure Island for radiation in reaction to public outcry over the safety of residents. This follows an NBC Bay Area investigation that exposed suspicions by neighbors that the Navy... Read More

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Mar 24, 2014 Share
The Tech That May Have Found the Missing Malaysian Jet

The Tech That May Have Found the Missing Malaysian Jet

British investigators used a new type of analysis to discover the missing flight's probable path. Read More

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Mar 18, 2014 Share
Oakland Housing Authority Travel Audited

Oakland Housing Authority Travel Audited

The Oakland Housing Authority has initiated an audit of its commissioners’ travel and expenditures, but some of the commissioners aren’t happy about it. Read More

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Apr 17, 2014 Share
How Transparent are Bay Area Police Departments?

How Transparent are Bay Area Police Departments?

We asked for response times to emergency calls for residential or business burglaries. Read More

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2014 Regional Edward R. Murrow Award Winner

Investigative Reporting
“Sysco's Dirty Secret: Hidden Food Sheds Across U.S. and Canada”

2014 National Press Club Award

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“Sysco's Dirty Secret: Hidden Food Sheds Across U.S. and Canada”

2013 Norcal Emmy Awards

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“Asiana Flight 214 Crash Coverage”
Specialty Assignment Report
“Beyond the Crash-Exposing Aviation Safety Issues in Wake of Asiana Flight 214 Crash”
Continuing Coverage
“Toxic Regulation: Failures in the Golden State”
Investigative Report
“Sysco's Dirty Secret: Hidden Food Sheds Across U.S. and Canada”
On-Camera Talent-News Reporter
Tony Kovaleski
Photographer-News
Mark Villarreal
Video Journalist
Garvin Thomas

2013 Regional Edward R. Murrow Award Winner

Investigative Reporting
"Children in the Fields"

2013 Mark Twain Award Winner

Best Investigative Reporting
"Children in the Fields"

2013 NorCal Society of Professional Journalists Award

Investigative Reporting
"The Golden State’s Toxic Secret: Inside the Department of Toxic Substances Control"

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