UC Davis 'Whistleblower' Wins Lawsuit After Reporting Unethical Study On PrisonersA jury has awarded a $730,000 verdict to a whistleblower who reported on an unethical pain management study on prison inmates by researchers at the University of California, Davis.
You Won't Need Your Glasses To See Your Computer Screen With UC Researcher's New Software There is help on the way for anyone who has to wear glasses every time they look at a computer, or a phone. There is now some very smart software that could make things crystal clear.
San Jose School Overcomes Odds, Low-Income Neighborhood To Send Graduates To 4-Year CollegesA high school in San Jose which serves one of the lowest-income neighborhoods in the city is sending a record number of seniors to college; on Wednesday, the principal recognized them with T-shirts of the schools they are attending.
Pleasanton Man Recounts Shooting Rampage Inside Deli During Isla Vista MassacreA Pleasanton man that narrowly survived the shooting rampage in a Santa Barbara deli returned home Sunday night.
UC Berkeley Grad Sues In-N-Out Over Spilled Hot Coffee IncidentA University of California at Berkeley graduate sued a burger chain in Alameda County Superior Court Thursday over injuries suffered when she was badly burned by a spilled cup of hot coffee last year and an employee allegedly refused to call for an ambulance.
Body Found By Hiker On Trail Near UC Berkeley IdentifiedThe body of a man found near Grizzly Peak on University of California at Berkeley campus Sunday afternoon has been identified by the Alameda County coroner's bureau as 22-year-old Concord resident Lorenzo Baltazar-Trujillo.
Man's Body Discovered On UC Berkeley PropertyA hiker came across a body in the woods near Grizzly Peak on University of California at Berkeley property Sunday afternoon, a police lieutenant said.
Underage College Students One Sip Closer To Tasting Wine In Class Thanks To State BillIt would be legal for underage college students aspiring to be winemakers and brewers to taste what they produce under a bill approved by the state Assembly.
Sex Offender Suspected Of Sexually Battering UC Berkeley Student University of California at Berkeley police are seeking the public’s help in finding a sex offender who is suspected of sexually battering a female student near People’s Park on Monday night.
UC Berkeley Football Player Charged With Felony AssaultUniversity of California at Berkeley football player Damariay Drew was charged Monday with felony assault with force likely to produce great bodily injury for allegedly attacking another student on May 4, prosecutors said.
In-N-Out Burger Hoax Near UC Berkeley Campus Fools, Saddens StudentsThere was a great deal of excitement today when an In-N-Out Burger “Coming Soon” banner was draped across what used to be an ADIDAS store on Telegraph Ave. in Berkeley,
KCBS In Depth: ‘Game Changing’ DNA-Editing Technology Booms In The Bay Area And BeyondIn 2012, a revolutionary new “DNA scissors” technology was discovered at UC Berkeley by Dr. Jennifer Doudna and since then, it has exploded in popularity. In 2012, a revolutionary new “DNA scissors” technology was discovered at UC Berkeley by Dr. Jennifer Doudna and since then, it has exploded in popularity. KCBS In Depth’s Jane McMillan talks with Dr. Doudna, the executive director of the University Of California’s Innovative Genomics Initiative (IGI), about how the technology works and its applications for the future.
More Latino Than White Students Admitted To University Of California SchoolsPreliminary admissions data show that 17,589 Latino students have been accepted as freshmen at one of the University of California's nine undergraduate campuses for the fall, or 29 percent of all 61,120 in-state applicants who were offered a spot. That compares to 16,378 white residents, who made up 27 percent of the admitted applicants.
Phil Matier: Despite Tuition Freeze, State's College Students May Pay More With New FeesTuition hikes at CSU and UC campus may be frozen but that doesn't mean the cost for students isn't rising. Many campuses are now charging "Student Success" fees.
Democrats Scrap Plan To Bring Back Affirmative Action To UC, CSU Admissions Bowing to pressure from within their party, Democrats in the Legislature on Monday abandoned an attempt to repeal California's voter-approved ban on affirmative action in the state's higher education system.