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Saturday, Jan 20, 2018 at 02:28 PM PST

New York Man Charged With Stalking Rep. Kyrsten Sinema

New York Man Charged With Stalking Rep. Kyrsten Sinema

U.S. Capitol Police arrested a suspected stalker outside the D.C. office of Rep. Kyrsten Sinema (D-Ariz.). According to a special agent’s affidavit, officers arrested Amos Olagunju at Sinema’s seventh floor...

Sunday, Dec 10, 2017 at 06:16 AM PST

Deputy AG Rosenstein Says He's Satisfied With Mueller's Work

Deputy AG Rosenstein Says He's Satisfied With Mueller's Work

The U.S. Department of Justice official who appointed special counsel Robert Mueller to investigate Russian efforts to influence the 2016 presidential election said he is satisfied with the special counsel’s...

Friday, Dec 1, 2017 at 11:28 AM PST

No, Facebook Is Not Listening in on You

No, Facebook Is Not Listening in on You

Facebook users are wondering why they're getting Facebook ads regarding things they talk about but don't type. Is Facebook listening in through people's cellphone microphone? The company says no. Lolita...

Monday, Nov 27, 2017 at 11:56 PM PST

Secret Recordings Show NY Heating Oil Firms Ripping Off Buyers

Secret Recordings Show NY Heating Oil Firms Ripping Off Buyers

The audio recordings are enough to make a homeowner cringe. For the first time, New Yorkers are hearing the secretly recorded conversations of oil truck drivers, as they plot to steal from unsuspecting...

Tuesday, Nov 21, 2017 at 08:48 PM PST

350 Firearms Lost or Stolen From DC-Area Police Since 2011

350 Firearms Lost or Stolen From DC-Area Police Since 2011

More than 350 firearms have been lost or stolen from local and federal police agencies headquartered in the Washington, D.C., area since 2011, according to an investigation by the News4 I-Team.

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Top Investigative Stories

  • 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.

  • Kicked Out: Investigation into Wrongful Evictions

    Hundreds of San Francisco residents may have been wrongfully evicted from their homes, according to an NBC Bay Area investigation. The series of reports prompted government hearings, new laws, and one of the...

  • More Evidence of Botched Cleanup at Hunters Point Shipyard

    Federal officials identified more evidence of a botched radiation cleanup at the Hunters Point Naval Shipyard – the superfund site in San Francisco slated for new development. The NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit...

  • Oroville Dam Safety Prompts Lawsuit

    An NBC Bay Area investigation into the safety of the Oroville Dam has now prompted the City of Oroville itself to sue the state of California.

  • Millennium Tower Ordered to Adjust Handicap Ramps

    The sinking and tilting Millennium Tower must adjust its now illegally steep handicapped access ramps within 30 days or face an abatement order issued by the city, NBC Bay Area has learned.

  • 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...

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