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Dec 14, 2011

What Could Laura's Law Have Done?

What Could Laura's Law Have Done?

Some of the most hard-to-reach mentally ill only get treatment after doing damage to themselves or others. What if there were a way to force them into treatment before then? There is, except hardly anyone...

Nov 15, 2011

The Truth About BPA*

The Truth About BPA*

*As best we can figure it out.

Nov 1, 2011

PG&E Answers

PG&E Answers

4 months into his new job and charged with turning around the gas division of PG&E: that's what Executive Vice President of Gas Operations Nick Stavropoulos signed up for. He sits down for an exclusive one...

Oct 29, 2011

City In Trouble? Call This Guy

City In Trouble? Call This Guy

No city in the Bay Area has been hit harder by the bad economy than Vallejo. So, who's the guy getting credit for turning things around?

Oct 24, 2011

Adoption Delays for Bay Area Family

Adoption Delays for Bay Area Family

A Bay Area family is among dozens struggling to bring home their baby from Ethiopia. They say the U.S. government is to blame. Vicky Nguyen reports.

Oct 20, 2011

Don't Buy This Car

Don't Buy This Car

Unsafe cars are making their way back onto the road thanks to "curbstoners." NBC Bay Area's Garvin Thomas shows us who they are, how they work, and what to look out for.

Oct 19, 2011

Video: Taser Dangers

Video: Taser Dangers

More and more law enforcement agencies are signing up to use the "less than lethal" devices made by Taser International. But one Bay Area family received a 2.85 million dollar settlement with the company after a...

Oct 13, 2011

Letter Scams

Letter Scams

It appears to be a new twist on an old scam. Spam that used to show up in your inbox is now arriving in your mailbox. And scammers aren't just targeting your money, they're also making money by recruiting...

Oct 5, 2011

Daily Deal Sites: The Downside

Daily Deal Sites: The Downside

You probably get at least one a day--an email from a deal website offering you deep discounts on everything from dinner to drycleaning. But what happens when you don't get what you paid for? More customers...

Sep 28, 2011

Stray Voltage, What You Need to Know

Stray Voltage, What You Need to Know

It's electricity where it shouldn't be. Stray voltage can deliver a powerful, even deadly shock. It has been the cause of nearly 2 dozen deaths in the U.S. over the past few years.

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Skydiver Recalls 2016 Mishap on Same Plane in Hawaii Crash
Skydiver Recalls 2016 Mishap on Same Plane in Hawaii Crash

A Bay Area man who was aboard a skydiving plane during a terrifying mishap over Contra Costa County three years ago has come forward after that exact aircraft was involved in a deadly crash in Hawaii last week.

Adobe Breaks Ground on New Downtown San Jose Building
Adobe Breaks Ground on New Downtown San Jose Building

It’s one of the South Bay’s oldest and most successful tech companies, and now Adobe is about to get a lot bigger.

SF Residents Hoping to ID Person Dumping Water on Homeless
SF Residents Hoping to ID Person Dumping Water on Homeless

Someone is soaking homeless people in San Francisco with buckets of water, and it's a move many are calling cruel.

San Francisco Sake Shop Offers Discounts for Parking Tickets
San Francisco Sake Shop Offers Discounts for Parking Tickets

A San Francisco business owner is so fed up with parking shortages and parking tickets he's offering his customers a discount if they get tickets too.

Iran Says Talks With US Impossible; US Says It Wants Talks
Iran Says Talks With US Impossible; US Says It Wants Talks

Iran's U.N. ambassador warned Monday that the situation in the Persian Gulf is "very dangerous" and called talks with the U.S. impossible in the face of escalating sanctions and intimidation, while the

5 Dead, Including Suspect, in Murder-Suicide in San Jose
5 Dead, Including Suspect, in Murder-Suicide in San Jose

A suspect fatally shot four people in a San Jose house before turning the gun on himself in what's being described as a murder-suicide, police said Monday.