Dec 14, 2011

What Could Laura's Law Have Done?

What Could Laura's Law Have Done?

Some of the most hard-to-reach mentally ill only get treatment after doing damage to themselves or others. What if there were a way to force them into treatment before then? There is, except hardly anyone...

Nov 15, 2011

The Truth About BPA*

The Truth About BPA*

*As best we can figure it out.

Nov 1, 2011

PG&E Answers

PG&E Answers

4 months into his new job and charged with turning around the gas division of PG&E: that's what Executive Vice President of Gas Operations Nick Stavropoulos signed up for. He sits down for an exclusive one...

Oct 29, 2011

City In Trouble? Call This Guy

City In Trouble? Call This Guy

No city in the Bay Area has been hit harder by the bad economy than Vallejo. So, who's the guy getting credit for turning things around?

Oct 24, 2011

Adoption Delays for Bay Area Family

Adoption Delays for Bay Area Family

A Bay Area family is among dozens struggling to bring home their baby from Ethiopia. They say the U.S. government is to blame. Vicky Nguyen reports.

Oct 20, 2011

Don't Buy This Car

Don't Buy This Car

Unsafe cars are making their way back onto the road thanks to "curbstoners." NBC Bay Area's Garvin Thomas shows us who they are, how they work, and what to look out for.

Oct 19, 2011

Video: Taser Dangers

Video: Taser Dangers

More and more law enforcement agencies are signing up to use the "less than lethal" devices made by Taser International. But one Bay Area family received a 2.85 million dollar settlement with the company after a...

Oct 13, 2011

Letter Scams

Letter Scams

It appears to be a new twist on an old scam. Spam that used to show up in your inbox is now arriving in your mailbox. And scammers aren't just targeting your money, they're also making money by recruiting...

Oct 5, 2011

Daily Deal Sites: The Downside

Daily Deal Sites: The Downside

You probably get at least one a day--an email from a deal website offering you deep discounts on everything from dinner to drycleaning. But what happens when you don't get what you paid for? More customers...

Sep 28, 2011

Stray Voltage, What You Need to Know

Stray Voltage, What You Need to Know

It's electricity where it shouldn't be. Stray voltage can deliver a powerful, even deadly shock. It has been the cause of nearly 2 dozen deaths in the U.S. over the past few years.

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Mario Woods Autopsy Results Released

Mario Woods Autopsy Results Released

A medical examiner has determined Mario Woods, the 26-year-old shot and killed in December by five San Francisco officers, had marijuana, meth, cough syrup and anti-depressants in his system when he died.

Off-Duty Richmond Police Officer Killed at Vallejo Home

Off-Duty Richmond Police Officer Killed at Vallejo Home

An off-duty Richmond police officer was fatally shot "by the father of his grandson" at a home in Vallejo Thursday morning, police said at a news conference Thursday, after he suffered multiple gun shots.

Human Remains Found in Gilroy Not Sierra LaMar: Sheriff's

Human Remains Found in Gilroy Not Sierra LaMar: Sheriff's

The prosecutor in the Sierra LaMar murder case spent Thursday afternoon in Gilroy, looking at the remains of a body found in the outskirts of town the day before.

Raiders Announce 1-Year Extension at Coliseum

Raiders Announce 1-Year Extension at Coliseum

Selected members of the Joint Powers Authority and the Executive Director of the JPA will meet the media to discuss developments with the Oakland Raiders and the team’s 2016 football season (and beyond).

Clinton: Sanders Making Promises That 'Cannot Be Kept'

Clinton: Sanders Making Promises That 'Cannot Be Kept'

Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders battled for the crucial support of black and Hispanic voters in Thursday night's Democratic debate, a polite but pointed contest that marked a shift in the primary toward...

Argument Leads to Shooting Outside Hilltop Mall in Richmond

Argument Leads to Shooting Outside Hilltop Mall in Richmond

A shooting was reported outside Hilltop Mall in Richmond Thursday afternoon, according to Richmond police.