An NBC Bay Area investigative series into the misuse of school officers is being honored with a prestigious Peabody Award. Read More
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
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
Wildfire scientists say that to prevent another mega fire, Northern California needs to quickly expand its fire prevention programs. The NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit uncovered a tangled web of fire prevention efforts that... Read More
Teachers and counselors spoke to students today at San Jose’s Presentation High school, an all-girls Catholic school, about sexual assault allegations dating back nearly three decades involving a former Spanish teacher that... Read More
The California Department of Water Resources announced this week the Oroville Dam will undergo an overall safety review. Read More
After years of heavy criticism and scathing audits, the San Francisco Housing Authority is in the process of turning over its more than 6,000 public housing units to new management, consisting of mostly private organizations. While Read More
A common outage-prevention technology that has been blamed for fueling wildfires worldwide may have helped spark the North Bay firestorm, experts say. Read More
Castro Valley, the Bay Area’s largest unincorporated area, was once a rural ranching community that has grown into a suburban area that 61,000 people now call home. Fewer than half the streets in Castro Valley have sidewalks,... Read More
Winds gusting between 40 mph and 67 mph drove uprooted trees and snapped branches into PG&E power lines as far as 80 feet away, according to the details of 18 separate North Bay fire-related regulatory reports released Tuesday. Read More
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A Bangladeshi immigrant accused of trying to set off a pipe bomb in a subway corridor but only succeeded in harming himself pleaded not guilty to terror charges on Thursday. Akayed Ullah had no visible injuries in Thursday's...
The Bangladeshi immigrant accused of setting off a pipe bomb in a Manhattan subway tunnel last month has been indicted on federal terrorism charges, prosecutors announced Wednesday. Akayed Ullah, 27, is accused of detonating...
A University of California, San Diego senior faces deportation after his roommate made a wrong turn at the U.S.-Mexico border crossing south of San Diego. Orr Yakobi, 22, is an Israeli citizen who is in the U.S.
If you left John F. Kennedy International Airport without your baggage during this weekend's weather-related meltdown, there's a chance it might be sitting outside, underneath a ramp.