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Bernice Yeung
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Bernice Yeung is a reporter with The Center for Investigative Reporting.

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A Problem of Evidence

(4) Comments | Posted September 14, 2013 | 2:46 PM

Click here to read an original op-ed from the TED speaker who inspired this post and watch the TEDTalk below.

Anas Aremeyaw Anas' "immersion journalism" approach to rooting out corruption and human rights violations in Africa is noble, effective, brave.

It's a brand of reporting that...

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California Hospitals Collecting Duplicate Payments For Spinal Surgeries

(0) Comments | Posted June 20, 2012 | 6:02 PM

This story comes to us courtesy of California Watch.

By Bernice Yeung

California hospitals got paid twice, to the tune of $67.5 million in 2010, for spinal surgeries performed on workers’ compensation patients. That's according to a new study from the California Workers' Compensation Institute.

These...

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Southern California Air Pollution Puts Residents At Risk Of Death

(101) Comments | Posted February 13, 2012 | 11:01 AM

Story comes courtesy of California Watch.

By Bernice Yeung

Southern Californians are among those at highest risk of death due to air pollution, according to recent U.S. Environmental Protection Agency research published in the journal Risk Analysis.

The study, published last month, was...

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Coachella Valley Sickness: Unusually High Rates Could Be Caused By Poverty, Pollution

(9) Comments | Posted December 22, 2011 | 10:31 AM

Story comes courtesy of California Watch.

By Bernice Yeung

Although they live near the trappings of a fit and healthy lifestyle, close to lush golf courses and luxury day spas, Coachella Valley residents are sicker and in poorer health than other Californians, according to a new...

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Food Insecurity In California Continues To Grow

(99) Comments | Posted November 28, 2011 | 10:31 AM

This article comes to us courtesy of California Watch

By Bernice Yeung

On a recent November afternoon, Hermelinda Hernandez, who had spent 27 years packing cauliflower and cantaloupes from the farms of the Imperial Valley, found herself fourth in line for the monthly distribution of emergency...

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Food Insecurity In California Continues To Grow

(0) Comments | Posted November 28, 2011 | 10:31 AM

This article comes to us courtesy of California Watch

By Bernice Yeung

On a recent November afternoon, Hermelinda Hernandez, who had spent 27 years packing cauliflower and cantaloupes from the farms of the Imperial Valley, found herself fourth in line for the monthly distribution of emergency...

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