$10K Reward Offered In 2013 Berkeley Hills MurderUC Berkeley police are offering a $10,000 reward for information in the 2013 murder of an aspiring paramedic at a lookout on Grizzly Peak, the victim’s family said Wednesday.
Man To Stand Trial In 2014 Stabbing Death Of Elderly Woman In BerkeleyA judge Wednesday ordered a 20-year-old Richmond man to stand trial on charges of murder, attempted carjacking, attempted robbery and elder abuse resulting in death for allegedly fatally stabbing a 72-year-old woman in Berkeley in 2014.
Berkeley Leaders Not Buying Alta Bates' Excuse For Planned Hospital ClosureSome Berkeley city leaders are expressing concern and outrage over plans to close Alta Bates Summit Hospital’s emergency department and acute care facility as early as 2018.
Massive Fin Whale Sculpture 'Pheena' Returns To Berkeley HomeA giant fiberglass fin whale sculpture made her way back to her home in the Berkeley hills on Tuesday.
Former UC Berkeley Law Dean Files Grievance With Disciplinary Committee Over Sex Harassment CaseThe former UC Berkeley law school dean who was disciplined for violating the university’s sexual harassment policies has filed a grievance with the faculty disciplinary committee.
Human Skull, Bones Discovered On Lawrence Berkeley Lab GroundsCrews clearing a drainage ditch at the Lawrence Berkeley Lab found a human skull and three human bones.
Berkeley Balcony Collapse Hearing In Sacramento Focuses On ContractorsA State Senate subcommittee took up the issue of the deadly Berkeley balcony collapse that claimed six lives last June.
Bay Area Bike Share Expanding Into East Bay With 1,500 BikesBay Area Bike Share is planning a major expansion that will eventually add 1,500 bikes and 117 stations in the East Bay.
Power Restored To Thousands Of East Bay ResidentsA transformer failure and fire at a PG&E substation in El Cerrito caused a massive power outage in the East Bay Monday that disrupted BART service and traffic signals in Berkeley, an El Cerrito fire battalion chief said.
Best Vintage Clothing Stores In The East BayA profile of five of the best and most popular vintage clothing stores in the East Bay.
Napolitano Won't Restrict Heated Political Rhetoric On UC CampusesUC President Janet Napolitano on Wednesday said all free speech is welcome on campus, even the recent cases of hate speech used in chalk political messages seen around campus.
Man Caught On Camera Opening Fire On Homeless Man In BerkeleySurveillance video released by Berkeley police today shows a shooting suspect at a downtown Berkeley car wash open fire on a homeless man across the street last week.