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Sunday, Feb 11, 2018
Warriors Accused of Benching Small Businesses on Arena Work

Warriors Accused of Benching Small Businesses on Arena Work

Construction for the roughly billion dollar Golden State Warriors arena in San Francisco continues to fall short of a city-instituted hiring goal aimed at increasing jobs for small businesses. With roughly 85 percent of... Read More

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Wednesday, Feb 7, 2018
SF Attorney Denies Fraud Allegations

SF Attorney Denies Fraud Allegations

San Francisco attorney Drexel Bradshaw built his career in the courtroom, but he now finds himself at the center of his own trial that threatens to leave him barred from practicing law in California. Read More

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Monday, Feb 5, 2018
Seven State-Owned Dams Need a Closer Look Regarding Safety

Seven State-Owned Dams Need a Closer Look Regarding Safety

NBC Bay Area obtained a memo written by engineers at California’s Department of Water Resources (DWR) in June 2017 that raises safety questions involving seven dams owned and operated by the agency. 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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Sunday, Feb 4, 2018
State Loophole Leaves Minors At Risk Using Uber and Lyft

State Loophole Leaves Minors At Risk Using Uber and Lyft

From day care providers to school bus drivers, California regulations require fingerprints and extensive criminal background checks for almost any worker who may be left alone with kids. But those same requirements do not apply to... Read More

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Thursday, Feb 1, 2018
School Was Warned of Teacher Accused of Sex Abuse, Alum Says

School Was Warned of Teacher Accused of Sex Abuse, Alum Says

Presentation High school alum Leslie Gelfand says her parents hand-delivered a letter reporting inappropriate behavior by a teacher three years before he allegedly sexually abused another student during a school field trip. Read More

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Wednesday, Jan 31, 2018
Test Drilling Launched at the Sinking Millennium Tower

Test Drilling Launched at the Sinking Millennium Tower

Crews have quietly launched a $9 million exploratory drilling project at the Millennium Tower to evaluate a planned fix for the sinking and tilting structure, NBC Bay Area has learned. Read More

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Tuesday, Jan 30, 2018
Nearly Half of Hunters Point Shipyard Cleanup in Question

Nearly Half of Hunters Point Shipyard Cleanup in Question

The Navy has decided to retest all of the Hunters Point Shipyard for radiation after losing confidence in Tetra Tech, the contractor it hired to clean up contamination. A yearlong review of Tetra Tech’s radiation data by... Read More

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Thursday, Jan 25, 2018
Caltrans Probing Harmful Micro-Organisms on Bay Bridge Welds

Caltrans Probing Harmful Micro-Organisms on Bay Bridge Welds

Caltrans is investigating whether microscopic organisms are attacking critical welds on the submerged foundation of the new Bay Bridge tower, potentially endangering the projected 150-year lifespan of the troubled $6.4 billion... Read More

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Monday, Jan 22, 2018
Presentation High Alums Launch Website Over Sex Abuse Claims

Presentation High Alums Launch Website Over Sex Abuse Claims

Graduates of a prestigious San Jose Catholic school for girls who say they were victims of sexual misconduct or abuse have launched a website they’re using to tell extremely personal stories in their own words. Read More

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