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Students walk through Sproul Plaza on the UC Berkeley campus. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Could Your Next Tweet Hurt Your Chances Of Getting Into College?

Your child’s next tweet or Facebook post could be hurting their chances of getting into college. No longer are grades, test scores and self essays the only measure of whether an applicant gets accepted or not.

12/05/2014

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3 Years Of Drought Taking Heavy Toll On California’s Groundwater Supply

State officials say three years of drought are taking a heavy toll on California’s groundwater supplies.

12/02/2014

Smoke from the Rim Fire lingers over the O'Shaughnessy Dam at Hetch Hetchy Reservoir on August 24, 2013 in Yosemite National Park. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco To Blend Groundwater With Hetch Hetchy Drinking Supply

San Francisco’s PUC has begun digging in and around Golden Gate Park in search of water flows with plans to pump up to four million gallons a day to blend into the Hetch Hetchy tap water supply by 2016.

11/24/2014

The Zeta Psi fraternity house in Berkeley. (CBS)

Man Found Dead At Berkeley Fraternity House Identified As UC Davis Student

Berkeley police Monday identified a man found dead at a fraternity house near the University of California at Berkeley campus early Sunday morning as 20-year-old Vaibhev Loomba of Antioch.

11/10/2014

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Novato Homeowner, 2 Teens Arrested After Underage Drinking Party

A Novato homeowner and parent is in hot water after police say a party with underage drinking was hosted in his home.

11/02/2014

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Reclaimed Water Keeping Lawns, Medians, Parks Watered During Drought In Dublin-San Ramon Area

Even in the vehemently eco-friendly Bay Area, we still flush our toilets with drinking water. But, two cities in the East Bay are making sure the water getting flushed down the drain doesn’t go to waste.

08/14/2014

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Driver Killed In Triple Fatal Highway 1 Crash Near Sea Ranch Had Alcohol In System

The driver of a vehicle involved in a crash that killed him and two other family members on state Highway 1 in the Sea Ranch area of Sonoma County last month had alcohol in his system, California Highway Patrol officials said Monday.

07/28/2014

Women Arrested After Crashing Pickup Truck Into San Leandro Liquor Store

Women Arrested After Crashing Pickup Truck Into San Leandro Liquor Store

A San Leandro woman was arrested Tuesday night on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs after police said she crashed her pickup truck into a San Leandro liquor store.

07/23/2014

Eddie Vedder & Elsa from "Frozen" (credit: Samir Hussein/Getty Images/Disney Pictures)

The Outbreak: Viral Videos of The Week

Pearl Jam sings “Let It Go,” Game of Throne Pugs + more of the week’s viral videos!

06/27/2014

Bay to Breakers 2014

Naked Man Found In Bison Paddock Among 24 Arrested During San Francisco Bay To Breakers

At least 24 people were arrested for public intoxication and almost 11 tons of trash collected at San Francisco’s annual Bay to Breakers foot race Sunday, police said.

05/18/2014

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