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Monday, Nov 23, 2015
Family and Children's Services Struggling to Hire

Family and Children's Services Struggling to Hire

Following an NBC Bay Area investigation revealing the Santa Clara Child Abuse and Neglect (CAN) center fails to respond to all calls coming into its hotline, leaders of the agency updated the Finance and Government Operations... Read More

Investigations
Friday, Nov 20, 2015
Solutions to California Water Crisis Already at Work Abroad

Solutions to California Water Crisis Already at Work Abroad

A three-month-long investigation by NBC Bay Area found several solutions to manage California’s drought, even without more rainfall, but experts say it’s a matter of putting those technologies to good use and streamlining... Read More

Investigations
Monday, Nov 23, 2015
College District Chancellor Bought Booze With Public Money

College District Chancellor Bought Booze With Public Money

San Mateo County Community College District Chancellor Ron Galatolo used public money to pay for alcohol during meals and business trips, violating a policy expressly prohibiting the purchase of alcohol with the district’s... Read More

Investigations
Thursday, Nov 19, 2015
SF Supe Aims to Crack Down on Gun Thefts

SF Supe Aims to Crack Down on Gun Thefts

The San Francisco Board of Supervisors Public Safety Committee considered a proposal Thursday that would beef up a law addressing the troubling trend of guns being stolen from police officers and regular citizens left in in parked... Read More

Investigations
Thursday, Nov 19, 2015
National Guard Injury Claims Backlogged Across the Country

National Guard Injury Claims Backlogged Across the Country

An NBC Bay Area investigation first exposed that the California National Guard has grossly failed to complete line of duty investigations by the military’s deadline. Now, testimony from current and former Guard members, and... Read More

Investigations
Thursday, Nov 19, 2015
Bloom Energy Qualifies for State Program

Bloom Energy Qualifies for State Program

The California Public Utilities Commission approved new standards for a state program that has funneled millions of public dollars to private companies in the name of cutting carbon emissions, notably Bloom Energy, which has... Read More

Investigations
Tuesday, Nov 17, 2015
Taxpayers Spent $11M on Missing Hospital Equipment

Taxpayers Spent $11M on Missing Hospital Equipment

A Bay area medical center listed hundreds of items and pieces of equipment as “unable to locate,” according to five years’ worth of records obtained by the NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit. Taxpayers helped purchase the equipment... Read More

Investigations
Monday, Nov 16, 2015
Hundreds of Guns Missing From Bay Area Police Agencies

Hundreds of Guns Missing From Bay Area Police Agencies

An NBC Bay Area investigation uncovered hundreds of guns missing from Bay Area law enforcement agencies, stolen from officers’ homes or vehicles, or simply unaccounted for. The BLM, the agency responsible for the gun that... Read More

Investigations
Friday, Nov 13, 2015
Endangered, Threatened Animals Enter Bay Area as 'Trophies'

Endangered, Threatened Animals Enter Bay Area as 'Trophies'

An NBC Bay Area investigation reveals U.S. trophy hunters shot and killed at least 69 lions in Africa for sport during the very same month Cecil, a well-known lion in Zimbabwe, was killed by a Minnesota hunter. Read More

Investigations
Friday, Nov 13, 2015
Families Allowed to Stay in United States

Families Allowed to Stay in United States

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

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