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UC Berkeley Receives Funding To Boost Early Earthquake Warning System Development

The U.S. Geological Survey has awarded $4 million to four universities in the Pacific Northwest and California to boost the development of earthquake early warning systems.

07/30/2015

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Be a KCBS Guest To See Jackson Browne at The Greek Theatre In UC Berkeley!

Register here for your chance to win a pair of tickets to see Jackson Browne, live at the beautiful Greek Theatre in Berkeley, Saturday, August 15th!

07/27/2015

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Lack Of Sleep Can Make Friends Look Like Enemies, UC Berkeley Study Finds

Lack of sleep alters the way our brains read facial expressions and could make friendly faces appear more threatening, according to a new study from UC Berkeley.

07/16/2015

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Weekend Magazine: Ram Dass & Leary, Sleepwalker’s Guide, And Mex I Am

You can listen to the broadcast of Weekend Magazine with KCBS Public Affairs Director Liz Saint John every Sunday morning from 3:00am-4:00am and again from 5:00am-6:00am on KCBS All News 740 AM and 106.9 FM. […]

07/08/2015

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Consumer Group Accuses Oil Refineries Of Manipulating Gas Prices Higher, Urges Investigation

A consumer group is calling on the state attorney general to investigate what it calls a gouging of customers at the gas pump.

06/30/2015

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3 Women File Lawsuit Against UC Regents Claiming Berkeley Failed Them In Sexual Assault Investigations

Three women who say they were sexually assaulted while at UC Berkeley are filing a lawsuit against UC regents. The women claim the University failed to adequately protect them and investigate their complaints in a timely manner.

06/29/2015

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Giggle Gene Discovered By UC Berkeley Researchers

Researchers at UC Berkeley and Northwestern University say they’ve found the “giggle gene” responsible for the regulation of serotonin that makes some us more prone to spontaneous smiles and bursts of laughs.

06/04/2015

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Rash Of Car Burglaries Around UC Berkeley Campus Has Neighbors, Drivers On Alert

University of California police said there have been eleven smash and grab burglaries this month on or near the campus.

05/31/2015

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UC Berkeley Police Report 11 Auto Burglaries On, Near Cal Campus In May

Eleven auto burglaries have occurred in May on or near the campus of the University of California at Berkeley, the University of California police said.

05/31/2015

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