Students gather at Sproul Plaza at UC Berkeley for a ‘Occupy Cal’ protest, November 9, 2011. (CBS)

Teach-Ins Under Way On UC Berkeley Campus

Dozens of students and faculty at the University of California, Berkeley have gathered for teach-ins at an outdoor plaza as part of a campus strike to protest banks and budget cuts.


Occupy Cal, Berkeley Arrests

Police Clash With Protesters At Berkeley

Police are moving to break up a demonstration at the University of California at Berkeley that started when anti-Wall Street protesters tried to establish an encampment on campus.


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Government Testing Earthquake Warning System In California

An earthquake warning system could be just $80 million away for California.



Liu Sworn In To California Supreme Court

Gov. Jerry Brown has sworn in UC Berkeley law professor Goodwin Liu to the California Supreme Court, just three months after Liu withdrew from consideration for a seat on the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.


Protesters chained themselves to the ledge of Wheeler Hall on the UC Berkeley campus on March 3, 2011. (CBS)

Protesters End Ledge Protest At UC Berkeley

An hours-long protest over state education budget cuts that drew riot police to Berkley ended late Thursday when demonstrators occupying part of a building voluntarily withdrew, the university said.


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Cal Reinstates 3 Sports, Still Cuts Baseball

California reinstated three teams Friday that were slated to be eliminated in a cost-cutting move after an aggressive fundraising campaign to keep the programs, while going ahead with plans to get rid of the baseball and men’s gymnastics teams.