Berkeley disability activists receive peace award in emotional ceremony
The Berkeley Rotary Club on Wednesday issued its annual Rotary Peace Grove Award to U.S. State Department disability advisor Judith Heumann and the late Ed Roberts, both of whom empowered and led fights for the disabled community.
A suspect who was armed with a gun robbed a man of his backpack in downtown Berkeley early Saturday morning, police said.
A man who briefly ran across Interstate 80 early Sunday morning and jumped into the Berkeley Aquatic Park appeared to be having a crisis and was hospitalized for evaluation, police said Monday.
The CHP shut down both lanes of Interstate I-80 on Sunday after witnesses reported seeing a man running through lanes of traffic in Berkeley.
Citywise: Oakland merchants frustrated over illuminated art project at BART station's 17th Street gateway
Spanish soccer rivals Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid to appear this weekend in Bay Area, including final game at Candlestick Park.
This barren, desert prison is where O.J. Simpson lives
Some here call it the 'O.J. House,' the only gated community in a vast stretch of desert rich in gold and silver, pioneer trails and proud, isolated towns north of Reno.
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Review: Albany's 938 Crawfish gives seafood an Asian Cajun twist
Seafood boils get an Asian Cajun twist at this new, casual eatery that does fried catfish especially well.
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Why Bradley Cooper pulled shift at Burger King
Actor was preparing for “Adam Jones” role in London.