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Monday, Sep 10, 2018
Drone Surveying Cracked Window at Millennium Tower Crashes

Drone Surveying Cracked Window at Millennium Tower Crashes

Any data from the drone that crashed in Saturday’s attempt to survey a cracked window at the Millennium Tower may have been lost for good, an attorney for the Millennium Tower Homeowners Association acknowledged Monday. Read More

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Friday, Sep 7, 2018
Millennium Tower Reports Back to City on Cracked Window

Millennium Tower Reports Back to City on Cracked Window

An engineering firm commissioned by the Millennium Tower homeowners to evaluate the cracked 36th floor window suggested in a report Friday that the tower’s tilting troubles may be to blame for the sudden failure, but said any final... Read More

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Thursday, Sep 6, 2018
Why Emergency Alerts Are Still Unreliable During a Disaster

Why Emergency Alerts Are Still Unreliable During a Disaster

Interim emergency manager Chris Godley speaks about lessons learned since the deadly North Bay fires and explains why wireless emergency alerts aren’t foolproof. Senior investigative reporter Vicky Nguyen reports in a story... Read More

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Thursday, Sep 6, 2018
How to Survive a Disaster

How to Survive a Disaster

REDCOM handles fire and EMS dispatch services for more than 40 agencies in Sonoma County. After the North Bay Fires, the agency trained its dispatchers how to talk callers through deadly situations and help them survive long enough... Read More

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Thursday, Sep 6, 2018
Crack in San Francisco's Millennium Tower to Be Inspected

Crack in San Francisco's Millennium Tower to Be Inspected

A crane will be brought in to inspect the cracked window on the 36th floor of the tilting Millennium Tower as officials there race to meet a Friday deadline imposed by the city to vouch for the safety of the building given... Read More

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Tuesday, Sep 4, 2018
New Crack in San Francisco's Millennium Tower

New Crack in San Francisco's Millennium Tower

A large crack formed in a window at the sinking and tilting Millennium Tower over the Labor Day weekend, prompting officials there to block off part of the sidewalk on Mission Street as a precaution, NBC Bay Area’s Investigative... Read More

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Wednesday, Sep 5, 2018
Presentation High School President Resigns Amid Scandal

Presentation High School President Resigns Amid Scandal

Presentation High School president and former principal Mary Miller has resigned. She steps down after numerous allegations she failed to report sexual abuse at the all-girls Catholic school. Read More

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Thursday, Aug 30, 2018
California Awaits Governor to Ban Mile-Long Fishing Nets

California Awaits Governor to Ban Mile-Long Fishing Nets

Environmentalists scored a major victory in Sacramento Thursday after California lawmakers overwhelmingly voted to phase out the use of a controversial type of fishing gear, known as drift gillnets: mile-long nets blamed for... Read More

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Friday, Aug 31, 2018
SF Attorney Ordered to Stop Practicing Law

SF Attorney Ordered to Stop Practicing Law

San Francisco-based attorney Drexel Bradshaw has been ordered to stop practicing law while the California Supreme Court weighs in on whether he should officially lose his law license. Read More

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Tuesday, Aug 28, 2018
SF Worker Death Prompts Lawsuit Against State Farm Insurance

SF Worker Death Prompts Lawsuit Against State Farm Insurance

The Preciado family speaks to NBC Bay Area about the loss of 34-year-old Lilianna Preciado and explains why they’re accusing State Farm of putting public safety at risk. Senior investigative Reporter Vicky Nguyen reports in a story... Read More

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