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Wednesday, Sep 20, 2017
'We're Going to Get Better': Officials on Heatwave Response

'We're Going to Get Better': Officials on Heatwave Response

San Francisco public health officials admitted at a hearing Wednesday that they could have done a better job handling the city’s record Labor Day heat wave. Read More

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Wednesday, Sep 20, 2017
CA's Earthquake Early Detection System Only Halfway Complete

CA's Earthquake Early Detection System Only Halfway Complete

California, Oregon, and Washington have been working on an early warning detection system for earthquakes since 2006, but the NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit has learned the system is still only about 50 percent complete. Read More

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Tuesday, Sep 19, 2017
Lead Design Engineer For Troubled Millennium Subpoenaed

Lead Design Engineer For Troubled Millennium Subpoenaed

The lead design engineer of the now sinking and tilting Millennium Tower will face a subpoena to testify about the building’s troubles next month before the San Francisco Board of Supervisors. Read More

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Tuesday, Sep 19, 2017
Major Quake Expected to Rattle Bay Area Within Next 30 Years

Major Quake Expected to Rattle Bay Area Within Next 30 Years

Scientists with the U.S. Geological Survey believe there is a 98 percent chance a 6.0 earthquake or larger will rattle the Bay Area sometime between now and the next 30 years. Read More

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Thursday, Sep 14, 2017
Lawmakers Pass Bill to Renew Medical Watchdog Agency

Lawmakers Pass Bill to Renew Medical Watchdog Agency

Patient advocates looking to reform the maligned Medical Board of California were dealt a blow this week as the legislature passed a bill to renew the watchdog agency for four more years without significant change. Read More

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Thursday, Sep 14, 2017
Suspect in Stolen Police Gun Murder Was Being Tracked By ICE

Suspect in Stolen Police Gun Murder Was Being Tracked By ICE

NBC Bay Area has learned that one of the three men charged with carrying out a murder with a police officer's off-duty revolver was wearing an electronic monitor issued by United States immigration officials. Read More

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Wednesday, Sep 13, 2017
SF Ignored 'Extreme Heat' Plan During Record Heat Wave

SF Ignored 'Extreme Heat' Plan During Record Heat Wave

The NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit has been examining what led to the near complete 911 meltdown San Francisco experience in the Labor Day heat wave. Further investigation reveals the city ignored its own decade-old plan on how to... Read More

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Wednesday, Sep 13, 2017
Vallejo Woman Arrested in Connection to Child's Death

Vallejo Woman Arrested in Connection to Child's Death

A suspect at the center of a child homicide investigation turned herself in Monday evening, nearly a month after the Alameda County District Attorney’s Office filed felony child abuse charges against her with a special allegation... Read More

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Wednesday, Sep 13, 2017
Suspect Connected to 2011 Child Death Appears in Court

Suspect Connected to 2011 Child Death Appears in Court

A suspect at the center of a child homicide investigation dating back to 2011 made her initial court appearance Wednesday afternoon in a courtroom packed with friends and family members. Holli Barlow, 29, faces a felony child abuse... Read More

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Wednesday, Sep 13, 2017
Trans Kids Now Able to Begin Altering Bodies at Younger Ages

Trans Kids Now Able to Begin Altering Bodies at Younger Ages

New clinical guidelines, released Wednesday, are expected to reshape medical care for transgender children. The recommendations, written by an international medical team, ease previous restrictions so that children under 16... Read More

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