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UC Berkeley Students Protest Invitation For Bill Maher To Speak After Comments About Muslims

Students at UC Berkeley have signed a petition asking the university to cancel an invitation to let talk show host and comedian Bill Maher speak, following comments he recently made about Islam.

10/28/2014

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Best Bay Area One-Day ‘Staycations’ On A Budget

Complemented with free or low-cost attractions, an entire day can be enjoyed that’s very affordable, even if you insist on taking the car. Here are five of the best day trips on a budget near the Bay Area.

10/18/2014

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Union Files Complaint In Death Of Window-Washing Custodian At UC Berkeley

A union representing service workers at the University of California, Berkeley has filed a complaint with state authorities over the death of a custodian.

05/09/2014

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Best Literary Landmarks In The East Bay

The East Bay has a number of literary landmarks from such illustrious writers as Jack London, Robert Louis Stevenson, Gertrude Stein, Phillip Dick, Irving Stone, Norman Mailer, Jack Kerouac and Allen Ginsberg.

01/18/2014

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UC Berkeley Targeted In Federal Complaint Over Its Handling Of Rape Allegations

Women’s-rights attorney Gloria Allred says federal complaints have been filed against four U.S. colleges over how the colleges handle rape allegations.

05/22/2013

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UC Berkeley Researchers Find Dangerous Metals In Lipsticks

A University of California, Berkeley study shows many popular lipsticks and lip glosses contain metals at concentrations high enough to pose potential health concerns.

05/02/2013

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Best Poetry Events In The East Bay

Whether you seek the height of humanity or prefer to grovel whimsically in its mirthful depths, you can do so with poetry in the East Bay. Celebrate National Poetry Month with any of these great events.

CBS San Francisco–04/01/2013

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Alabama Eliminates Top-Seeded Cal In Women’s College World Series

The Pac 12’s run of Women’s College World Series championships has been interrupted.

06/04/2012

Police monitor activity outside Gill Tract in Albany after putting up barricades, May 9, 2012. (CBS)

UC Issues Saturday Deadline For ‘Occupy The Farm’ Protesters

The University of California is willing to cease pursuing criminal prosecution against protesters who have been occupying Gill Tract in Albany, if they leave by 10 a.m. on Saturday.

05/11/2012

Occupy activists outside the gates of Gill Tract in Albany, May 11, 2012. (CBS)

Police Seal Off UC Farmland Occupied By Protesters

Police have sealed off a patch of University of California, Berkeley land that has been occupied by protesters for nearly three weeks.

05/10/2012

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