A power outage triggered an explosion and fire at the University of California at Berkeley on Monday evening, prompting an emergency evacuation of the campus and hospitalizing one person with burns, according to authorities.
When former Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano takes over as president of the University of California later this month, she will live in leased accommodations that the college system is renting for nearly $10,000 a month.
Police were investigating three unrelated assaults along Greek Row at the University of California at Berkeley during the weekend.
Kenny Guiton threw three of his four touchdown passes in the first six minutes of his first career start and No. 4 Ohio State rolled to its 15th straight victory, 52-34 over California on Saturday.
Assembly Bill 48, which passed by a vote of 43-30, also would make it illegal to buy large-capacity magazines that allow people to fire multiple bullets quickly without reloading.
A man who died in an apartment fire in Berkeley early Tuesday morning was a longtime professor at the University of San Francisco.
A man was shot and killed near Eighth and Page streets in Berkeley Sunday evening, according to a police spokeswoman.
A man remains at large after a performing a lewd act in a University of California at Berkeley ladies bathroom Tuesday morning, a police lieutenant said Thursday.
City officials in Berkeley this week made the trek out to the city’s nearly century-old Tuolumne Camp to assess the damage done by the massive Rim Fire.
A construction worker who was struck and killed by a big-rig while working at a Berkeley middle school earlier this week has been identified.