Berkeley Police Data Shows Racial Disparities, Civil Rights Leaders SayNewly released data from the Berkeley Police Department shows significant racial disparities in who is pulled over by police and targeted for searches, local civil rights leaders announced Tuesday morning.
Berkeley Woman, San Anselmo Man Win San Francisco MarathonA Berkeley woman Sunday won the women’s division of The San Francisco Marathon for the third consecutive time, race officials said.
2 Riders Killed at World Superbike Race in Monterey CountyTwo riders from Spain died when a chain-reaction crash occurred at the Mazda Raceway over the weekend...
Google Apologizes After Photo App Tagged Black People 'Gorillas'Google is apologizing after reports surfaced that an automatic image-recognition feature in its Photos application was identifying images of some black people as "gorillas."
Ebay Follows Walmart, Sears Banning Listings Of Confederate Flags FollowingSan Jose online auction site Ebay followed the lead of Walmart and Sears in taking a stance against the sales of Confederate flag items following the shooting of nine members of an historic black church in Charleston, South Carolina.
Comedian Dave Chappelle Says Blacks Should Keep Former NAACP Leader Rachel DolezalIn a commencement address, Dave Chappelle said blacks should go ahead and draft Rachel Dolezal. "I'm sure her rebuttal will be illuminating," he said.
NAACP Chapter President Outed As White By Her Parents; Mocked On TwitterThe head of the NAACP chapter in Spokane, Washington, is facing questions about whether she lied about her racial identity, with her family saying she's white but has portrayed herself as black.
Australian Woman, Oregon Man Win Escape From Alcatraz Triathlon In San FranciscoAustralia’s Ashleigh Gentle and Portland, Oregon’s Eric Lagerstrom won Sunday’s 35th annual Escape from Alcatraz Triathlon in San Francisco, a spokeswoman for the race said.
All-Electric Supercar Developed In Silicon Valley On Display At Gumball3000 Rally In San FranciscoAn all-electric supercar developed in Silicon Valley was on display at the Gumball3000 rally event in San Francisco Wednesday.
Gumball 3000 Rally Roars Into San FranciscoHigh-priced supercars and celebrities roared into San Francisco's Civic Center Plaza Wednesday night.
Jesse Jackson Visiting Oakland Tech To Announce $15,000 In College ScholarshipsThe Rev. Jesse Jackson is scheduled to visit a high school in Oakland to continue his push for greater diversity in technology.
Roberta Explains Why Competing In Races Is The Best Way To Tour The World I have been running marathons since 1996 and I love the journey. There is nothing like tossing my running shoes into my backpack, boarding a plane and seeing a new city by running through it!