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A couple of families featured in the NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit’s recent reports on America’s immigration policies will be allowed to stay in the United States. Read More
As President Barack Obama announces the first major changes to immigration policy in years, we bring together some of the deep dives we took on the issue in the past. Read More
A three-month long NBC Bay Area investigation into California’s water crisis found several Silicon Valley tech companies and venture capitalists ready to design and produce innovative solutions to the state’s drought. Read More
Car burglaries have hit epidemic levels across the Bay Area, with these crimes doubling over the last six months. The NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit looks at how recent changes to laws may make it more appealing for criminals... Read More
The San Mateo Police Department throws out nearly 1,000 red light tickets, totaling more than $500,000 after the NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit uncovered the city did not follow new state regulations for red light cameras at... Read More
Medicare reimburses doctors different rates versus other kinds of insurance and until recently, it wasn't clear how much taxpayers were paying for various procedures. Now that the federal government has made Medicare reimbursement... Read More
A grieving daughter, mourning the death of her mother, was shocked to learn Royal Caribbean charged $6,000 to her mother's credit card for medical care. The company do anything improper, but Taryn Smith would like to see more... Read More
California is facing a water crisis, and a strong El Nino isn't going to solve the problem. In search of solutions, the NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit traveled halfway around the world, to Israel, a country that faced its... Read More
A mother is speaking out, saying she tried to warn Santa Clara County social workers that her daughter was being severely abused while in foster care. She says she took over 100 photos documenting the girl’s wounds during... Read More
When a 4-year-old girl in foster care was admitted to Santa Clara Valley Medical Center last year with wounds covering nearly every part of her body, doctors soon concluded she had been the victim of prolonged physical abuse. Read More
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