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Drought Will Leave Sour Taste To Some Drinking Water

Residents in some San Francisco Bay Area cities are again going to experience sour-tasting drinking water.


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Man Accused Of Severely Beating His 86-Year-Old Mother Arrested In Berkeley

A Stockton man accused of brutally attacking his mother is now behind bars in San Joaquin County.


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City Considers Ban On Police Use Of Drones

A Northern California city is seeking a temporary ban of police use of drones, increasingly popular unmanned aircraft.


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Wild Boar Carcasses Dumped Near Two Berkeley Vegetarian Restaurants

Police are investigating who left the head and skin of two dead wild boars near a pair of vegetarian restaurants in Berkeley.


Protestors shout at the audience of a The Berkeley Forum presentation at Wheeler Hall during a demonstration over recent grand jury decisions in police-involved deaths on December 10, 2014 in Berkeley, California.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Thousands Protest Police Killings On Both Sides Of San Francisco Bay

Thousands of protesters took to the downtown streets of San Francisco and Oakland on Saturday to join in a national demonstration of police brutality.


Demonstrations Over Recent Grand Jury Decisions In Police-Involved Deaths Continue

Protests In Berkeley Turn Violent For Second Night

A second straight night of protests in Berkeley over police killings in Missouri and New York led to at least five arrests and left two officers with minor injuries.


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Voters In Berkeley Pass Tax On Sugary Drinks

Berkeley voters became the first in the country to approve taxing sodas to curb consumption, after costly campaigns by the soda industry helped defeat similar taxes in more than 30 other cities and states in recent years.


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Berkeley Pursues Climate Change Warning Labels On Gas Pumps

The San Francisco Bay Area city of Berkeley is moving forward with plans to put climate-change warning labels on gas pumps in what could be the first such requirement of its kind in the nation.


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Magnitude 3.2 Earthquake Hits Bay Area

A moderate offshore earthquake gave a jolt to cities in far Northern California, but there are no reports of damages or injuries.



Pac-12 Reprimands Cal Coach For Shove

California coach Mike Montgomery was reprimanded by the Pac-12 on Monday for shoving one of his own players in the chest during a game.


Taz, a pure breed Chihuahua, was returned to an Oakdale family five years after he went missing. (credit: CBS13)

Missing Chihuahua Returned 5 Years Later

They lost the little Chihuahua during a move back in 2006. But just before Christmas, someone spotted the little guy in Berkeley.


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Berkeley Students Regroup After ‘Occupy’ Confrontation

Student activists at the University of California, Berkeley are regrouping the day after police arrested dozens of Occupy protesters who tried to establish an encampment on campus.