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Cal Scientists Go Underground To Monitor Hayward Fault Heartbeat

With a network of sensors spread across the UC Berkeley campus, scientists are hoping to get a clear picture — and sounds — of the Hayward Fault’s next big move.

04/18/2014

Students walk near Sather Gate on the University of California at Berkeley campus. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

More Latino Than White Students Admitted To University Of California Schools

Preliminary admissions data show that 17,589 Latino students have been accepted as freshmen at one of the University of California’s nine undergraduate campuses for the fall, or 29 percent of all 61,120 in-state applicants who were offered a spot. That compares to 16,378 white residents, who made up 27 percent of the admitted applicants.

04/18/2014

Head coach Cuonzo Martin of the Tennessee Volunteers looks on from the bench in the first half against the Mercer Bears during the third round of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at PNC Arena on March 23, 2014 in Raleigh, North Carolina. (Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Cal Nabs Tennessee Head Coach To Lead Men’s Basketball Program

Martin replaces Mike Montgomery, who retired last month after six seasons in Berkeley. Martin went 63-41 in three seasons at Tennessee, including a 24-13 mark and an appearance in the regional semifinals of the NCAA tournament this season. He also was previously the coach at Missouri State.

04/15/2014

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Cal Student Found With Measles Attended Class Last Week

The student, who attended classes the week of March 31, was diagnosed on Friday.

04/05/2014

Students walk to class at UC Berkeley (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Cal Student With Measles Unknowingly Exposes Bay Area Residents To Disease

UC Berkeley and the Berkeley city health department have begun contacting people who may have come into contact with a student who’s been diagnosed with the measles.

04/05/2014

Cal Golden Bears head basketball coach Mike Montgomery. (Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Cal Men’s Basketball Coach Montgomery Retires

The 67-year-old Montgomery decided to retire following an up-and-down season that ended last Wednesday with a loss to SMU in the quarterfinals of the NIT.

03/31/2014

California head coach Mike Montgomery. (Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Cal Coach Mike Montgomery Weighing Retirement

Cal coach Mike Montgomery is scheduled to meet with athletic director Sandy Barbour on Monday to let her know whether he plans to retire.

03/30/2014

Protesters gather in front of Twitter headquarters on Market Street in San Francisco on December 9, 2013. (Bay City News Service)

KCBS Cover Story Series: Getting By— Not All CEOs Agree On Philanthropy

For those at the top, the economic recovery has been robust with appreciating portfolios and rising home values, but one UC Berkeley professor says it’s a different story for the working poor.

03/28/2014

Wide receiver DeSean Jackson #10 of the Philadelphia Eagles warms up before a game against the Oakland Raiders on November 3, 2013 at O.co Coliseum in Oakland, California. The Eagles won 49-20. ( Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

Former Cal Star DeSean Jackson Cut By Eagles

The team cut the former Cal Berkeley star on Friday. He was coming off a career-best season in Philadelphia, leading the team with 82 catches for 1,332 yards and nine touchdowns.

03/28/2014

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Former Cal Star Aaron Rodgers Rallies Wisconsin Hoops Team To Elite 8

The star of the incessant State Farm “Discount Double Check” ad campaign may need to do an alma mater double check. Former Cal standout and Green Bay Packers star Aaron Rodgers was captured on camera celebrating with the Wisconsin Badgers Thursday after the team advanced to the NCAA elite eight.

03/28/2014

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