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Reality Check

Reality Check

Vets the truthfulness of claims and measures the efficacy of public policy

Thursday, Jun 30, 2016 at 09:07 PM PDT

Brexit Re-Vote Unlikely

Brexit Re-Vote Unlikely

Could there be a "Brexit" re-vote? Sam Brock investigates.

Thursday, Jun 23, 2016 at 09:56 PM PDT

The Facts and Fallacies of the AR-15

The Facts and Fallacies of the AR-15

Are AR-15 style rifles protected by the 2nd Amendment? Sam Brock investigates the debate over assault weapons in this edition of Reality Check.

Wednesday, Jun 15, 2016 at 06:55 PM PDT

Crunching the Numbers on the NBA Finals

Crunching the Numbers on the NBA Finals

Do the Warriors stand the chance of clinching the championship after losing Game 5? Sam Brock crunches the numbers from the court.

Wednesday, Jun 8, 2016 at 07:13 PM PDT

Problem with Primary Polls

Problem with Primary Polls

Sam Brock looks at the problem with putting too much faith in primary polls.

Wednesday, Jun 1, 2016 at 07:14 PM PDT

State Loosens Water Restrictions, But Drought Not Over Yet

State Loosens Water Restrictions, But Drought Not Over Yet

Has a wet winter helped ease California's Drought? Sam Brock investigates.

Thursday, May 19, 2016 at 07:08 PM PDT

Bay Area Tsunami Risk Very Low, Scientists Say

Bay Area Tsunami Risk Very Low, Scientists Say

Could a major earthquake send a tsunami to rock the shores of the Bay Area? Sam Brock investigates.

ABOUT REALITY CHECK

Using a combination of interviewing, analysis and investigative research – Reality Check vets the truthfulness of claims and measures the efficacy of public policy. Sam Brock’s approach to reporting is to take no claim as fact without substantiating its accuracy and let the numbers do the talking.
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SUBMIT STORY IDEAS

Do you have an idea for a story we should "Reality Check"? Send an email to Sam Brock at samuel.brock@nbcuni.com and your story idea may be featured in an upcoming broadcast.

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