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Nov 19, 2014 Share
MAP: Medical Errors in California Hospitals

MAP: Medical Errors in California Hospitals

Search the map for hospitals near you and see how many medical errors, or "adverse events" they've reported to the state. Read More

Critical Delays: Broken USPS 911 Policy
Nov 17, 2014 Share
USPS Policy May Have Caused Deadly Delay

USPS Policy May Have Caused Deadly Delay

Most people know to call 911 in an emergency. But for employees of the United States Postal Service (USPS), the rules are different. An NBC Bay Area investigation has exposed police at the USPS that has contributed to critical time... Read More

Investigations
Nov 14, 2014 Share
Fracking Water Injected into Clean Aquifers

Fracking Water Injected into Clean Aquifers

In a time when California faces an historic drought, the NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit has uncovered that state officials allowed oil and gas companies to pump billions of gallons of waste water into protected aquifers. Read More

Investigations
Nov 14, 2014 Share
MAP: 9 Fracking Wells That Dump Waste Water Into Clean Aquifers

MAP: 9 Fracking Wells That Dump Waste Water Into Clean Aquifers

The state admits that in nine wells, oil and gas companies were allowed to dump that water in protected aquifers that could have been used by people to drink or irrigate.

Michael Peevey's Legacy
Nov 12, 2014 Share
Utility Regulator in More Legal Trouble Over Emails?

Utility Regulator in More Legal Trouble Over Emails?

The NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit has discovered that CPUC President Michael Peevey failed to file the state-required disclosure form detailing successful requests for money from PG&E. The Fair Political Practices Commission has... Read More

Investigations
Nov 10, 2014 Share
Refugee Children Ride

Refugee Children Ride "The Death Train"

Tens of thousands of children, traveling alone, have fled to the United States since March, fleeing drugs, gangs, prostitution and threats of death. Read More

Investigations
Nov 6, 2014 Share
Pot Farmers Steal Water Amid Epic Drought

Pot Farmers Steal Water Amid Epic Drought

In the midst of California’s epic drought, NBC Bay Area’s Investigative Unit has uncovered trespassing marijuana farmers stealing massive amounts of water meant for public lands. Read More

Investigations
Nov 4, 2014 Share
Election Websites Go Down in CA Counties

Election Websites Go Down in CA Counties

Contra Costa County's elections website was down Tuesday due to a problem with a web hosting company that is affecting a number of counties nationwide. Read More

Investigations
Nov 3, 2014 Share
Humanitarian Crisis: Refugees Escape to Bay Area

Humanitarian Crisis: Refugees Escape to Bay Area

A spike in immigration from Guatemala, El Salvador and Honduras is creating a humanitarian crisis at the border. Read More

Investigations
Oct 30, 2014 Share
Unused Flu Vaccines Cost CA Millions

Unused Flu Vaccines Cost CA Millions

Some California Counties waste thousands of flu vaccine. Weak state oversight lets it continue. Read More

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