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Prosecution Rests, Defense Begins Case in Coast Guard Trial
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Prosecution Rests, Defense Begins Case in Coast Guard Trial

Defense attorneys for 31-year-old Jimmy Barlow, a petty officer with the U.S. Coast Guard, opened their case Monday by asking the judge to dismiss the four counts of child endangerment against Barlow on the grounds there wasn’t... Read More

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Tuesday, Dec 12, 2017
Gaps in Walls at Millennium Tower Causing Odors: Analysis

Gaps in Walls at Millennium Tower Causing Odors: Analysis

Gaps inside the walls of the sinking and tilting Millennium Tower are likely the product of its excessive settlement and may pose a widespread fire safety threat, according to a consultant’s findings obtained by NBC Bay Area. Read More

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Thursday, Dec 7, 2017
Police Interview of Coast Guardsman Played on Day 4 of Trial

Police Interview of Coast Guardsman Played on Day 4 of Trial

The fourth day of the military court-martial of Coast Guard member Jimmy Barlow was primarily dedicated to a video recording of Barlow being interviewed by Alameda police detectives just hours after his daughter was rushed to... Read More

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Wednesday, Dec 6, 2017
911 Call Played in Trial of US Coast Guard Member

911 Call Played in Trial of US Coast Guard Member

In a crowded military courtroom on Alameda’s Coast Guard Island, attorneys made their opening statements Wednesday in the trial of a US Coast Guard member accused of neglecting his three-year-old daughter after she suffered... Read More

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Friday, Dec 1, 2017
San Francisco Probes Alleged Racism, Hazing at Fire Academy

San Francisco Probes Alleged Racism, Hazing at Fire Academy

San Francisco city officials have launched a formal probe into allegations of racism and hazing at their fire training academy, NBC Bay Area has learned. Read More

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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

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Wednesday, Dec 6, 2017
NBC Bay Area Investigation Wins Prestigious duPont Award

NBC Bay Area Investigation Wins Prestigious duPont Award

An NBC Bay Area investigative series into the misuse of school police officers will be honored in January as a recipient of the famed duPont-Columbia University Award. Read More

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Thursday, Nov 30, 2017
Free Gov’t Program to Remove Debris May Cost Fire Victims

Free Gov’t Program to Remove Debris May Cost Fire Victims

This winter, crews with the Army Corps of Engineers will be working to clear debris from more than 4,500 Sonoma County homes devastated by the North Bay wildfires. The clean-up effort is part of a state run program designed... Read More

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Friday, Dec 1, 2017
Ghost Ship Fire: One Year Later

Ghost Ship Fire: One Year Later

A year after a deadly fire broke out at a warehouse space in Oakland killing 36 people, city officials continue to grapple with ways to improve the safety of unpermitted warehouse spaces, while avoiding displacement of the artists... Read More

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Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017
Fire Marshal Orders 'Safety Watch' on CPUC Building in SF

Fire Marshal Orders 'Safety Watch' on CPUC Building in SF

The state Fire Marshal has imposed an extraordinary fire safety order on the California Public Utilities Commission headquarters since the San Francisco building failed an inspection last month, the NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit... Read More

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