Police: Hatchet-Wielding Suspect In Berkeley Blowtorch Attack Tried Lighting Others On Fire Before IncidentA man who was arrested following a bizarre blowtorch attack in Berkeley had apparently tried to light two other people on fire just before the attack at a local boba tea shop.
Man Armed With Blowtorch, Hatchet, Knife Sets Customer's Hair On Fire At Berkeley Boba Tea ShopA bizarre blowtorch attack in Berkeley ended when the victims subdued the attacker, but not before he pulled out a knife and an axe.
City Of Berkeley Halts Garbage Pickup, Other Outdoor Services Do To Unhealthy Air QualityThe city of Berkeley curtailed refuse pickup and other outdoor services on Friday because of the unhealthy air quality, in accordance with federal and county guidelines.
Cal Campus Closure Leaves Usually Bustling Berkeley A Ghost TownUC Berkeley is housing approximately 6,500 students for the fall semester, but with COVID-19 restricting in-person classes, that total doesn't compare to the over 60,000 students who usually roam the area.
Berkeley Police: Arrest Made In Slaying Of UC Berkeley Student Seth SmithPolice in Berkeley on Friday confirmed the arrest of a suspect in connection with the slaying of 19-year-old UC Berkeley student Seth Smith in June.
'For The People' Sen. Harris Makes History As First Black Woman To Accept Democratic VP NominationIt was a historic moment for the Bay Area and all of America when California Senator Kamala Harris became the first Black woman to accept the Democratic vice-presidential nomination Wednesday night at the Democratic National Convention, Wednesday night.
EBMUD Crew Over-Pressurizes Water Line; Rupture 100-Year-Old Pipes In Emeryville, West BerkeleyMultiple breaks in water lines under the streets of Emeryville and Berkeley caused flooding Wednesday evening and left at least 300 customers without water overnight.
Police Arrest Woman Suspected Of Setting Fire To Trash Bin Behind Berkeley SynagoguePolice have arrested a woman suspected of setting fire to a trash bin behind a synagogue, in Berkeley.
Biden Leading Trump By 39% In California, Poll FindsWith less than three months until Election Day, presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden has a nearly 40 point lead over President Donald Trump in California.
Berkeley Couple Charged For Shooting Into Neighbor's ApartmentA Berkeley couple has been charged with making threats and firing at least one shot into a neighboring apartment that struck a child's toy, authorities said.
2 Robberies In Less Than 6 Hours Near UC BerkeleyA second robbery in less than six hours occurred Monday just off the University of California at Berkeley campus, police said.
Oakland Man Gets Life In Prison For Sexually Assaulting Teen Girl In BerkeleyA five-time felon was sentenced on Tuesday to life in prison without the possibility of parole for sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl in Berkeley last year.
Driver In I-80 Fatal Early Morning Crash May Have Fallen Asleep At The WheelA fatal collision on eastbound Interstate Highway 80 early Monday morning may have been caused by drowsines.
Dognapping At Berkeley Humane Society Was Inside JobIt looks like a dognapping case in the East Bay was an inside job, if surveillance cameras were to be believed.
Berkeley Coffee Shops Offer Reusable Stainless Steel Cups In Pilot ProgramCoffee shops in the city of Berkeley are taking part in a pilot program offering customers reusable stainless steel cups.