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Tuesday, Nov 14, 2017
Homeless Births Rising in High-Priced San Francisco

Homeless Births Rising in High-Priced San Francisco

Pregnant women and newborns are being pushed onto the streets of the Bay Area in alarming numbers. An NBC Investigation looks into what's being done to protect the most vulnerable within the homeless population, including... Read More

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Monday, Nov 13, 2017
PG&E Risk Assessment at Issue in North Bay Wildfires

PG&E Risk Assessment at Issue in North Bay Wildfires

Pacific Gas and Electric was forced to make “trade-off decisions” between keeping rates affordable for consumers and spending more money to cut its wildfire risk, one official said in a regulatory filing submitted two years before... Read More

Investigations
Tuesday, Nov 14, 2017
Wildfire Lawsuit Incorporates NBC Bay Area Findings

Wildfire Lawsuit Incorporates NBC Bay Area Findings

The latest in a series of lawsuits blaming Pacific Gas and Electric for the North Bay firestorm incorporates many of the findings reported by the NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit. Read More

Investigations
Tuesday, Nov 14, 2017
Hate Crimes Increased in Bay Area Cities in 2016: FBI Data

Hate Crimes Increased in Bay Area Cities in 2016: FBI Data

NBC Bay Area’s Investigative Unit found the number of hate crimes increased in many Bay Area Cities from 2015 to 2016, according to new FBI data. Read More

Investigations
Monday, Nov 13, 2017
Oakland Issues Update on Actions Taken Since Ghost Ship Fire

Oakland Issues Update on Actions Taken Since Ghost Ship Fire

The City of Oakland issued a report summarizing changes it has made since the Ghost Ship Warehouse Fire last December, which killed 36 people. Read More

Investigations
Friday, Nov 10, 2017
Recruits Tell Fire Chief of Hazing at SF Fire Academy

Recruits Tell Fire Chief of Hazing at SF Fire Academy

Eight cadets say they are victims of racist abuse and hazing at the San Francisco Fire Academy, according to a letter they wrote to the city’s fire chief obtained by NBC Bay Area News Friday. Read More

Investigations
Thursday, Nov 9, 2017
Sexual Misconduct Allegations Grow at Presentation High

Sexual Misconduct Allegations Grow at Presentation High

The group of teachers and staff accused of sexually assaulting or harassing students at a Catholic high school for girls in San Jose is growing after an explosive essay published in the Washington Post last month described... Read More

Investigations
Tuesday, Apr 25, 2017
NBC Bay Area I-Unit Wins Coveted Peabody Award

NBC Bay Area I-Unit Wins Coveted Peabody Award

An NBC Bay Area investigative series into the misuse of school officers is being honored with a prestigious Peabody Award. Read More

Investigations
Thursday, Nov 9, 2017
Third Party Equipment May Have Started Tubbs Fire: PG&E

Third Party Equipment May Have Started Tubbs Fire: PG&E

In new court filings PG&E argues a “third party” tapping into the utility’s electrical lines in Calistoga may have been the cause of the Tubbs fire. Read More

Investigations
Wednesday, Nov 8, 2017
Study: Bay Area Latino Students Lag Behind Whites in Math

Study: Bay Area Latino Students Lag Behind Whites in Math

Four Bay Area counties show the largest achievement gaps between Latino and white students on the most recent math assessments, according to a new study by The Education Trust-West. Read More

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