Damage To Beloved Berkeley Piano May Be The Work of VandalsA public piano that students at UC Berkeley installed on Cal’s main thoroughfare, Sproul Plaza, appears to have been destroyed by vandals.
UC Berkeley Settles Lawsuit Over Cancellation Of Conservative Speakers On CampusThe University of California, Berkeley has agreed to consider changes to its policy on major campus events as part of a settlement in a lawsuit over student access to conservative speakers.
Berkeley To Turn Old City Hall Into Homeless ShelterThe Berkeley City Council voted to convert the old city hall building into an emergency homeless shelter, and the decision has prompted mixed reactions from locals. 
Berkeley Women Get 3 Years Prison For Brutal Beating Of Woman Later Hit By TruckTwo women were sentenced Wednesday to only three years in state prison for brutally assaulting another woman in Berkeley last year and then leaving her in the middle of a busy street, where she was struck by a hit-and-run driver.
Epic Metal And Punk Tour Lands In BerkeleyPopular Virginia-based crossover punk/thrash metal band Municipal Waste brings their "Speed of Wizard Tour" to the UC Theatre with punk supergroup OFF!, like-minded headbangers Toxic Holocaust and more Saturday.
Cancer Case Plaintiff Continues Crusade Against MonsantoA Bay Area man who won a groundbreaking lawsuit against Monsanto spoke out in Berkeley Wednesday night after accepting a reduced award in court.
RV Explodes Into Flames In Front of UC Berkeley FraternityA recreational vehicle exploded into a massive fireball in front of a fraternity house near the University of California campus late Sunday night.
Homeless Woman Accused Of Attacks On Berkeley Police Officer, 2 OthersA homeless woman has been arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon and battery on a police officer for allegedly striking two strangers in the head with a large stick and throwing a tree branch at a police officer in downtown Berkeley.