Wednesday, 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...

Tuesday, Nov 15, 2011

The Truth About BPA*

The Truth About BPA*

*As best we can figure it out.

Tuesday, 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...

Saturday, 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?

Monday, 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.

Thursday, 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.

Wednesday, 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...

Thursday, 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...

Wednesday, 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...

Wednesday, 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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#Frisco5 Hunger Strikers March to City Hall to Protest SFPD

#Frisco5 Hunger Strikers March to City Hall to Protest SFPD

A group of hunger strikers marched to San Francisco City Hall Tuesday to protest what they claim is racial bias in the San Francisco Police Department.

Stubblefield Casts Doubt on Woman at Center of Rape Charge

Stubblefield Casts Doubt on Woman at Center of Rape Charge

A day after former San Francisco 49er Dana Stubblefield was charged with the rape of a disabled woman, his attorneys on Tuesday denounced the allegations and attacked the woman at the center of the charges.

SJ Mulls Rewarding People for Catching, ID'ing Vandals

SJ Mulls Rewarding People for Catching, ID'ing Vandals

San Jose officials, who say they don’t have enough officers to crack down on blight, are considering offering rewards to people who catch or identify violators.

49ers File for Arbitration in Levi's Stadium Rent Dispute

49ers File for Arbitration in Levi's Stadium Rent Dispute

The relationship between the San Francisco 49ers and the City of Santa Clara continues to sour.

Trump Takes Indiana, Pushing Cruz From Race

Trump Takes Indiana, Pushing Cruz From Race

In a stunning triumph for a political outsider, Donald Trump all but clinched the Republican presidential nomination Tuesday with a resounding victory in Indiana that knocked rival Ted Cruz out of the race...

Sanders Attacks Clinton on Free Trade Stance

Sanders Attacks Clinton on Free Trade Stance

Bernie Sanders says Hillary Clinton has supported free trade without fail. Is that true? Sam Brock investigates.