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Berkeley Rep spotlights expanded campus

Harrison Street site housing the company's rehearsal, preproduction and administrative facility is made possible by the Create Campaign fundraising effort  
Lotus Development Corp. founder Mitchell Kapor plans a 6,478-square-foot house with a 10-car garage in a part of the Berkeley Hills steeped in architectural history.  
As the number of measles cases in California over the past 2 months rose Friday to 130, the Golden State is still battling its worst whooping cough epidemic in seven decades -- all of which is making many Californians wonder if they're here to stay.  
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Arguing that Sacramento has failed to fulfill its fiscal obligations, Napolitano plans to raise tuition 5 percent this fall. Brown has threatened to withhold about $120 million in state funds unless the university keeps tuition and nonresident enrollment flat.  
Cal forward David Kravish will play final regular-season home game Sunday against Oregon State, joined for senior day ceremonies by fiancé Ashton Pohlman, his parents and other family and friends  
Elsewhere: San Leandro ends downtown parking shuttle because of low ridership  
Bay Area Rapid Transit District plans to put 10 test cars in service in late 2016, and all 775 new cars in 2021.  
A person infected with measles dined at a popular restaurant in Berkeley last week and another rode BART, exposing more than 1,000 to the potentially lethal virus.  
A man sexually battered a 22-year-old student Wednesday on the campus of University of California at Berkeley, university police said Thursday.  
A South Indian restaurant with locations in Berkeley and San Francisco will have to pay eight of its employees a total of more than $112,000 in back wages dating back to 2011, U.S. Labor Department officials announced Wednesday.  
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A feral cat who came to stay

Reader recounts her experience with a stray cat that showed up and made herself at home 13 years ago. Advice from an expert has helped her keep the cat healthy all these years.