Man Sentenced To 8 Years For Raping Intoxicated Woman In BerkeleyA 25-year-old man was sentenced Friday to eight years in state prison for raping a college-age woman who was unconscious from drinking alcohol, in an apartment near the University of California at Berkeley campus two years ago.
Wet Winter Could Lead To More Earthquakes, UC Berkeley Researchers ClaimThe snow is finally starting to melt after a long wet winter, and according to researchers, that could mean more earthquakes.
UC Berkeley Fraternity Ceases Operations Amid Reported Sexual AssaultA fraternity at UC Berkeley has ceased operations Monday after a young woman reported being sexually assaulted at the fraternity house.
Sex Assault By 2 Men At UC Berkeley Frat House ReportedBerkeley Police say they are investigating the sexual assault by two men of a University of California, Berkeley student at a fraternity house.
Peregrine Falcons Atop UC Berkeley's Campanile Bell Tower Welcome New ChicksThe University of California at Berkeley is hosting a "Birdday Party" Thursday after Annie and Grinnell, the peregrine falcons that have set up household atop the campus' iconic Campanile bell tower, welcomed three new chicks to their nest this week.
Mystery Surcharge Among Taxes, Fees Added To Gasoline In CaliforniaA University of California, Berkeley professor is drawing attention to a gasoline “mystery surcharge" in the state - unexplained price increases in gasoline which have cost drivers $20 billion since 2015.
UC Berkeley Employee Harassed By Colleague Sues UC Regents For Lack Of ProtectionA UC Berkeley employee who was harassed by a colleague is suing the UC Regents, claiming that the university didn't do enough to protect her.
Berkeley Police Investigate Reports Of Early Morning Gunfire Near UC CampusPolice at UC Berkeley were investigating after reports early Friday of 10 gunshots heard near the campus in three different locations.
Bay Area Retiree Starts Non-Profit To Pair College Students, At-Risk Youth For Mutual BenefitA move to the Bay Area from another state was an eye-opener for this week's Jefferson Award winner, Bill Godwin. As the retired business owner got to know his new East Bay community, he saw homelessness, economic disparity and young people struggling with the financial challenges of getting a good college education.
Cal, Lawrence Livermore Scientists Create 3D Printer With Potential To Print Living OrgansResearchers at UC Berkeley and Lawrence Livermore Lab have created a new kind of 3D printer that could potentially manufacture living human organs.
Cal Hires Former Georgia Basketball Coach Mark Fox