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Police Believe Man Found Dead In Berkeley Apartment Was Murdered

Officers arrived at a Berkeley home and discovered the body of a man in his 50s Friday. His name has not been released.

03/01/2014

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Small 2.6 Magnitude Quake Shakes East Of Berkeley

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 2.6 was recorded near Berkeley Friday night, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

03/01/2014

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Off-Duty Berkeley Firefighter Dies In Tractor Crash

Berkeley firefighters are mourning after one of their own, 54-year-old firefighter-paramedic Anthony Nunes, was killed when his tractor overturned in rural Contra Costa County on Sunday, the city’s fire chief said.

02/24/2014

Ted Agu died after collapsing during football practice. 2/7/2014 (Credit: CalTV.org)

Memorial Service Planned For Cal Player Who Died After Workout

A memorial service for Cal football player Ted Agu, who died at the end of a team workout on Feb. 7, will be held at the Haas Pavilion on the University of California at Berkeley campus on Monday night.

02/22/2014

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Montana Fugitive Spotted In Bay Area Arrested In Oregon

A violent fugitive from Montana spotted in several Bay Area cities last week was captured Friday night in Portland, Ore., an FBI spokesman said.

02/22/2014

A ground squirrel photographed in a California public park. (David McNew/Getty Images)

Berkeley May Kill Off Hundreds Of Squirrels, Gophers Over Environmental Worries

One of the country’s most tolerant and inclusive cities plans to kill off hundreds of its residents over concerns that they are damaging the environment.

02/18/2014

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Tibetan Holy Leader The Dalai Lama To Visit San Francisco, Berkeley, Santa Clara

The spiritual leader of Tibetan Buddhists, His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama, arrives in the Bay Area on Saturday for a series of public lectures about happiness, compassion, and business.

02/17/2014

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UC Berkeley Student Robbed At Gunpoint Near Campus

A 25-year-old University of California at Berkeley student was robbed while walking south of campus early Saturday morning.

02/15/2014

Ted Agu died after collapsing during football practice. 2/7/2014 (Credit: CalTV.org)

Cal Berkeley Football Player Ted Agu Collapses During Workout, Dies

University of California at Berkeley officials said the university is in mourning after football player Ted Agu died Friday when he developed problems at the end of a routine training run with his teammates.

02/07/2014

Bicyclists at the Ashby BART station. (BART.gov)

Chase From E. Oakland To Berkeley Ends In Arrest

A driver who ran a stop sign in East Oakland on Friday night led California Highway Patrol officers on a chase that ended near the Ashby BART station in Berkeley.

02/01/2014

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