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A woman cries as she leaves flowers at the scene of a balcony collapse at an apartment building near UC Berkeley on June 16, 2015 in Berkeley, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Hundreds Mourn Irish Students Killed In Berkeley Balcony Collapse At Oakland Church

About 300 people, including some of their fellow Irish students, attended a somber Catholic Mass at Oakland’s cathedral for the six Irish students killed in a Berkeley balcony collapse.

06/17/2015

A woman cries as she leaves flowers at the scene of a balcony collapse at an apartment building near UC Berkeley on June 16, 2015 in Berkeley, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

East Bay Irish Priest Details Heartbreak As He Comforts Friends of Victims In Berkeley Balcony Collapse

Father Aidan McAleenan spent the initial hours after the tragedy comforting victims and their friends at John Muir Medical Center in Walnut Creek.

06/17/2015

Collapsed balcony at 2020 Kittredge Street, Berkeley that killed 6 people. (CBS)

Deadly Berkeley Balcony Collapse Linked To Water-Damaged Wooden Beams

The Berkeley mayor says the city should revisit its building codes after a balcony in an approved building collapsed, killing six people and injuring seven more.

06/17/2015

Collapsed balcony at 2020 Kittredge Street, Berkeley that killed at least 6 people. (CBS)

Berkeley Balcony Collapse Victims Among Thousands Of Irish Students Spending Summer In California

Five of the six people killed in Tuesday’s balcony collapse at a Berkeley apartment complex were Irish students who were in the U.S. on J-1 work visas. It has been a wildly popular program for about 50 years now, and many of those students land in the Bay Area.

06/16/2015

Collapsed balcony at 2020 Kittredge Street, Berkeley that killed at least 6 people. (CBS)

6 Dead, 7 Injured After Berkeley Balcony Collapse During 21st Birthday Party For Irish Citizen

A balcony at a Berkeley apartment complex collapsed early Tuesday morning, killing six people and wounding at least seven who plunged from several stories up.

06/16/2015

Collapsed balcony at 2020 Kittredge Street, Berkeley that killed 6 people. (CBS)

Experts: Berkeley Balcony Collapse ‘Shouldn’t Have Happened’

A construction & premises safety expert weighs in on the deadly Berkeley balcony collapse and the potential factors that could have contributed to the structure’s failure when at least 13 people plunged when it gave way.

06/16/2015

Aerial view of collapsed balcony in Berkeley that killed 5. (CBS)

World Expresses Grief, Condolences, Concern For Berkeley #BalconyCollapse Victims On Social Media

In a matter of moments the tragic balcony collapse that has killed six Irish students so far, and injured 7 more became a top trending hashtag for thousands of posts on social media around the world.

06/16/2015

Collapsed balcony at 2020 Kittredge Street, Berkeley that killed at least 6 people. (CBS)

Yelp Reviews Of Complex In Deadly Berkeley Balcony Collapse Are Either Grim Or Glowing

People who say they used to live at the Berkeley apartment complex where a balcony collapse killed six people and injured seven seem to either have fond memories of their time there or a long list of complaints.

06/16/2015

CHP Patrol Car

CHP Talks Man Out Of Jumping Off I-80 Freeway Overpass Into Traffic

There were some intense moments Saturday morning before CHP officers talked a man out of jumping into traffic from a busy highway overpass in Berkeley.

06/13/2015

Goats Race Past Berkeley Lab In This Freeze Frame From A Video From David Stein

‘Goats Gone Wild’ Through Berkeley Hills Clear Brush, Reduce Fire Danger, ‘Fertilize’ Hillside

Berkeley Lab’s annual goat herding through the hills above Centennial Drive delayed traffic briefly Friday afternoon, but drivers were treated to an impressive show as hundreds of goats raced across traffic lanes to continue chomping their way through the tinder-dry Berkeley Hills.

06/12/2015

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