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SF Mayor Inks New Eviction Law After NBC Bay Area Report

SF Mayor Inks New Eviction Law After NBC Bay Area Report

Sweeping housing reforms are now officially law in San Francisco and aim to crack down on wrongful evictions. The new safeguards and restrictions come as a direct result of a series of NBC Bay Area investigative reports, which... Read More

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Tuesday, Apr 25, 2017
NBC Bay Area I-Unit Wins Coveted Peabody Award

NBC Bay Area I-Unit Wins Coveted Peabody Award

An NBC Bay Area investigative series into the misuse of school officers is being honored with a prestigious Peabody Award. Read More

Investigations
Wednesday, Jul 26, 2017
Trans Kids Await New Medical Guidelines Following Trump Ban

Trans Kids Await New Medical Guidelines Following Trump Ban

Trump’s military ban on transgender individuals comes as new medical guidelines are expected to be released that could change the course of treatment for transgender adults and children around the world. Read More

Investigations
Tuesday, Jul 25, 2017
Feds Say Oakland ISIS Sympathizer Wanted to Kill Thousands

Feds Say Oakland ISIS Sympathizer Wanted to Kill Thousands

A young Oakland man arrested last year on terrorism charges conspired to kill 10,000 people across the Bay Area by blowing up gay clubs in San Francisco, planting backpack bombs on the UC Berkeley campus, setting fire to the... Read More

Investigations
Friday, Jul 21, 2017
Oakland Man Indicted for Attempting to Help ISIS

Oakland Man Indicted for Attempting to Help ISIS

An East Bay man has been indicted on terrorism-related charges, federal court records show. Read More

Investigations
Wednesday, Nov 25, 2015
We Investigate: Surviving the Drought

We Investigate: Surviving the Drought

The NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit traveled halfway around the world to investigate solutions to California’s water crisis. Sr. Investigative Reporter Stephen Stock found that in Israel they faced a similar crisis eight years ago,... Read More

Investigations
Thursday, Jul 20, 2017
SF Mayor Will Sign Eviction Law Following NBC Investigation

SF Mayor Will Sign Eviction Law Following NBC Investigation

To combat wrongful evictions, San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee is now pledging to sign a new ordinance that will institute tighter restrictions and safeguards aimed at making it harder for landlords to get away with fraud while... Read More

Investigations
Tuesday, Jul 18, 2017
New Regulations for Dangerous Chemical in CA Drinking Water

New Regulations for Dangerous Chemical in CA Drinking Water

California took its first step Tuesday toward addressing a dangerous, cancer-causing chemical that 1 million residents across the state could be drinking in harmful amounts. The State Water Resources Control Board voted unanimously... Read More

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Tuesday, Jul 18, 2017
Millennium Tower Tilting Two and a Half Inches More

Millennium Tower Tilting Two and a Half Inches More

The troubled Millennium Tower in San Francisco has tilted two and half more inches in just the first half of this year, according to new monitoring data reviewed by NBC Bay Area. Read More

Investigations
Tuesday, Jul 11, 2017
Gridlock in Sacramento Threatens Patient Protections

Gridlock in Sacramento Threatens Patient Protections

While lawmakers were scheduled to vote on a bill reauthorizing the Medical Board of California, a lack of support for the proposed reforms resulted in a stalemate. Lawmakers opted not to cast their votes on the bill, which... Read More

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