Berkeley Alum Removed From Southwest Jet For Speaking Arabic SuesA former University of California at Berkeley student who was removed from a Southwest Airlines plane after he spoke Arabic sued the airline Tuesday for allegedly violating his civil rights.
Berkeley Becomes Sanctuary City For Use Of CannabisBerkeley has become a sanctuary city for the adult use of cannabis.
Heartbroken Father Mourns Daughter Killed In Berkeley Bus CrashThe father of the young woman killed in the early morning AC Transit bus collision in Berkeley Thursday spoke about the heartbreak of arriving to the scene of the fatal crash and learning the tragic news.
Berkeley Clears Homeless Camp Outside Old City HallBerkeley city workers and police early Thursday morning dismantled a homeless encampment that had been in front of Old City Hall for about three months.
Super Computers Predict Damage From Major Hayward FaultLawrence Livermore and Lawrence Berkeley national laboratory scientists have created the most realistic three-dimensional predictions to date of the damage from a magnitude 7 quake on the Hayward Fault.
The Patty Hearst Kidnapping? You Don't Know The Half Of ItThe key elements that play out in the saga -- terrorism, the role of the media, wealth and celebrity -- are as relevant today as they were more than 40 years ago.
UC Berkeley Spent $4 Million For Free Speech Event Security Last YearThe University of California in Berkeley spent almost $4 million on security for a month of free speech events last year when the famously liberal campus became a flashpoint for the country's political divisions.
4 Suspected Of Robbing Laptops From Group Near UC Berkeley Campus Police are looking for four suspects who allegedly stole multiple laptops in a “snatch and grab” robbery near the campus of the University of California at Berkeley Wednesday night.
Man Arrested In Berkeley For Allegedly Striking A 5-Year-Old Child On BARTPolice arrested a 19-year-old man in Berkeley for allegedly striking a 5-year-old child who accidentally bumped into him on a BART train.
Parent Upset About Berkeley School Using Compression Vests On KidsCertain schools in Berkeley using a type of vest designed to calm young students have angered at least one parent who claim they were never informed of the policy.
Mountain Lion Cub Spotted On UC Berkeley CampusThe employee encountered a mountain lion cub that then immediately ran away toward the Foothill housing complex, according to police.
High Lead Levels Found In Water Fountains At Berkeley SchoolsSix schools in Berkeley have shut off their water after test results found excessive lead contamination, according to school officials.