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Cal names H. Michael Williams interim athletic director, replacing Sandy Barbour. (photo credit: Mark Seelig)

Cal Taps Alum Michael Williams To Replace Barbour As Athletic Director

UC Berkeley wrestling coach and alum H. Michael Williams has been tapped to replace outgoing Athletic Director Sandy Barbour.

06/27/2014

A pregnant Alysia Montano runs in the opening round of the women's 800 meter run during day 2 of the USATF Outdoor Championships at Hornet Stadium on June 26, 2014 in Sacramento, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

8 Months Pregnant, Cal Star Runner Competes In 800 Meters At U.S. Championships

A five-time national champion and former Olympian made headlines after running in the U.S. Track and Field Championships while eight months pregnant.

06/27/2014

Queen of the Andes flower nears bloom at the U.C. Berkeley Botanical Gardens (U.C. Berkeley)

Flower Fans Expected To Flock To Berkeley For Once-A-Century Bloom

U.C. Berkeley will likely be bustling with botanists in the coming days as flower watchers await an extremely rare bloom of up to 30,000 flowers from a plant known as the Queen of the Andes.

06/04/2014

An exterior view of Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara as it nears completion, May 13, 2014. (CBS)

Pac-12 To Hold Football Championship Games At Levi’s Stadium For Next Three Years

The Pacific 12 Conference will hold its Football Championship Game at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara for the next three years, with the first set for Dec. 5, a conference official said.

05/15/2014

Jason Do (UC Police Dept.)

UC Berkeley Student Accused Of Shooting Cellphone Video Of Women In Dorm Showers

A 19-year-old University of California at Berkeley student has been charged with six misdemeanor counts of invading privacy for allegedly shooting several cellphone videos of women showering in dormitories in recent months, campus police said.

05/15/2014

An exterior view of Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara as it nears completion, May 13, 2014. (CBS)

Levi’s Stadium Set To Host Pac-12 Conference Football Championship

The Pac-12 Conference is set to announce that they will move the league championship football game to the new stadium of the San Francisco 49ers, starting this upcoming season.

05/14/2014

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UC Berkeley Football Player Charged With Felony Assault

University of California at Berkeley football player Damariay Drew was charged Monday with felony assault with force likely to produce great bodily injury for allegedly attacking another student on May 4, prosecutors said.

05/12/2014

Cristiano Ronaldo (R) of Real Madrid against Mattia De Sciglio (L) of A.C. Milan during friendly match August 8, 2012 at Yankee Stadium in New York.  (Stan Honda/AFP/GettyImages)

Cal To Host Soccer Superpowers Real Madrid And Inter Milan At Memorial Stadium

Officials announced Friday that European soccer heavyweights Inter Milan and Real Madrid will be facing off at the recently renovated Memorial Stadium on July 26th. Kickoff for the contest, which will be broadcast internationally in more than 150 countries, is set for 3 p.m. local time, according to the Cal Bears website.

05/09/2014

Orville Fleming (Sacramento County Sheriff's Office)

Cal Fire Batallion Chief Sought In Stabbing Of Girlfriend May Be Hiding In Santa Cruz Area

A battalion chief for California’s firefighting agency who is being sought in the killing of a woman he lived with is an avid outdoorsman and may be hiding somewhere in the mountains, authorities said.

05/08/2014

Andrew Hoeft-Edenfield

2nd-Degree Murder Conviction Dismissed In 2008 UC Berkeley Fraternity Row Fatal Stabbing

A judge Tuesday dismissed a Berkeley man’s second-degree murder conviction for fatally stabbing a University of California at Berkeley student near campus six years ago, ruling that his trial lawyer failed to provide him with effective assistance of counsel.

04/29/2014

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