Occupy activists who set up an encampment and planted crops on land owned by the University of California, Berkeley said they will only leave if officials meet certain demands.
Occupy activists who broke locks and set up an encampment on University of California, Berkeley agricultural research land in Albany have refused to leave.
A Saturday deadline for protestors to agree to leave a tract of University of California at Berkeley-owned land voluntarily has passed without a response and university officials were weighing their options.
A former letter carrier for the U.S. Postal Service was sentenced today to four years in state prison for ramming his former supervisor with a truck near his Albany home seven months after the supervisor fired him.
A clerk at an Albany cigarette store was shot during an attempted robbery on Monday evening, police said.
An 18-year-old Albany man was arrested early Sunday morning on suspicion of a hit and run crash while driving under the influence.
Three people have been arrested, including a mother and daughter, in connection with the theft of more than 20 shotguns and rifles from a home in Albany, police said.
Oakland city officials say they have a “shovel-ready” site for the proposed expansion of UC’s Lawrence Berkeley National Lab. The Brooklyn Slough is just south of the Jack London Aquatic Center.
An Albany soldier was among three Hawaii-based Army soldiers killed over the weekend in Kunar province, Afghanistan.
An Oakland man headed to Reno with his family was killed when the SUV he was driving crashed and overturned on eastbound Interstate Highway 80 in Albany Monday morning, a California Highway Patrol spokesman said.