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  • Election 2014: Tax on sodas eyed in San Francisco, Berkeley
    published on Thu, 23 Oct 2014 01:32:13 GMT
    Fracking: In Santa Barbara County, Measure P would ban high-intensity oil and gas operations that include fracking, well-stimulation treatments and some steam injection. Measure J in San Benito County and Measure S in Mendocino County would enact similar bans.Strong mayor: In Sacramento, Measure L would give more power to mayors to decide issues and less power to the city council and city manager....
  • Berkeley, A Look Back: UC gets a federally funded building, bee sting ...
    published on Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:18:43 GMT
    "Finishing touches are now being placed on the new $225,000 press building of the University of California located at Center and Oxford Streets, it was announced by W.W. Harper, University inspector of the project," the Berkeley Daily Gazette reported Oct. 23, 1939. "The facade of the building is practically completed, and present interior operations include installation of boilers and setting of tile....
  • Slumping Bears hope to slow No. 6 Oregon, Mariota
    published on Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:21:16 GMT
    BERKELEY, Calif. >> With his banged-up and beleaguered secondary still trying to get healthy, California coach Sonny Dykes wouldn't mind getting a break in the schedule....
  • Grandison leads Bishop O'Dowd to homecoming win
    published on Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:31:28 GMT
    In front of a homecoming crowd, the Bishop O'Dowd High football team didn't disappoint in a 48-7 victory over West Alameda County Conference-Foothill League opponent Berkeley on Oct. 17. Led by running back Bryce Grandison, the Dragons earned their first league victory of the season in dominating fashion. Bishop O'Dowd led 28-0 before the Yellowjackets reached the end zone....
  • UCLA Football Oppo Preview: Is Mike MacIntyre's Program Ready to Turn the Corner?
    published on Tue, 21 Oct 2014 22:41:10 GMT
    In two seasons, the improvements to the Colorado football program have been noticeable, but the changes have not yet registered in the win column. While there may not have been a flashy turnaround yet, Mike MacIntryre is building a program at Colorado....
  • No. 25 UCLA's Hundley always learning, adjusting
    published on Tue, 21 Oct 2014 20:55:00 GMT
    Since Brett Hundley has been sacked more than any other FBS quarterback over the last three seasons, it seems logical for opposing defenses to throw wave after wave of blitzes at No. 25 UCLA's signal-caller....
  • Bradley Ogden opens upscale diner in Menlo Park
    published on Sat, 18 Oct 2014 13:12:45 GMT
    Gourmet and $40: Michelin just released its annual Bib Gourmand list for the greater Bay Area -- and 78 bistros made the cut, including 15 in the East Bay and five in the South Bay. Michelin-starred restaurants are exquisite affairs, but they are spendy....
  • Writing a book
    published on Mon, 20 Oct 2014 16:43:39 GMT
    Writing a book is a little like being imprisoned. There's you, your laptop, your bedroom, a whole lotta time, and maybe an occasional football game....
  • The Claremont Hotel and Spa: Grand Dame of the San Francisco Bay Area
    published on Mon, 20 Oct 2014 03:27:32 GMT
    It's been many years since I've lived in the Bay Area, but I've always remembered the Claremont Hotel and Spa in Berkeley, California. Like a grand dame holding court on top of the Berkeley hills, the 279-rooom Claremont and its 22 acres of tennis courts, swimming pools, fitness and spa facilities are legendary....
  • Utah Sports: Utewrap: Overtimes and nail-biters ap...
    published on Mon, 20 Oct 2014 05:40:03 GMT
    ESPN puts the football Utes No. 2 in its Pac-12 power rankings . The Runnin' Utes have been picked as high as No....
  • US College Students Fare Better Than UK...
    published on Sun, 19 Oct 2014 12:11:53 GMT
    Image Caption: A student at the University of California, Berkeley looks at an organic salad bar at UC Berkeley's Crossroads dining commons April 3, 2006 in Berkeley, California. UC Berkeley became the first American college campus to offer an organic salad bar prepared by a certified organic kitchen....
  • Cal outsmarts itself, throws away 36-34 loss to UCLA
    published on Sun, 19 Oct 2014 10:51:58 GMT
    A defining moment for a program climbing back to respectability was there for the taking on Saturday. Instead of seizing the moment, however, the Bears suffered a major buzzkill....
  • Scientists: Earth's Magnetic Field Could Flip In Our Lifetime
    published on Sun, 19 Oct 2014 03:14:39 GMT
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  • Cal falls to UCLA 36-34
    published on Sun, 19 Oct 2014 01:18:31 GMT
    Pushed around much of the afternoon in front of 49,257 fans, the opportunistic Bears made enough plays to stay close to UCLA before the Bruins escaped with a 36-34 victory. Ka'imi Fairbairn's 26-yard field goal with 3:40 left was the sixth lead change of the game and put the Bruins ahead for good in front of 49,257 fans....
  • Cal's Trevor Davis taken off field on stretcher
    published on Sun, 19 Oct 2014 01:14:09 GMT
    Police say they have found human remains that could be those of a University of Virginia sophomore who has been missing since Sept. 13. Searchers found human remains on Saturday that could be those of a University of Virginia sophomore who has been missing since Sept....
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    published on Sun, 19 Oct 2014 00:11:19 GMT
    California wide receiver Trevor Davis gives a thumbs up while being carted off the field following an injury in the fourth quarter of a NCAA college football game against UCLA Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, in Berkeley, Calif. UCLA won the game 36-34....
  • People adopted as babies decades ago reaching out to Hong Kong birth parents
    published on Sat, 18 Oct 2014 23:48:21 GMT
    Artist Serena Sussex, visiting the spot where she was abandoned 49 years ago, says birth mothers should know children found happiness Serena Sussex at the building where she was found; with mother Brenda, sister Frances and brothers Desmond and Kevin; as a baby; an example of her art. Photos: SMP Almost 50 years ago, two-week-old Serena Sussex was found abandoned in a cardboard box in a Sai Ying Pun stairwell....
  • Kristen Cunnane's harrowing tale of a coach's sexual abuse
    published on Sat, 18 Oct 2014 01:17:34 GMT
    Tormented by horrific memories of being sexually abused years before by a middle school gym teacher, Kristen Cunnane thought about killing herself -- but then she decided to fight back Kristen Cunnane loves her job. As the associate coach of the women's swim team at Cal Berkeley, one of the top ranked programs in the country, she gets to work with elite athletes like four-time Olympic gold medal winner Missy Franklin....
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    published on Sat, 18 Oct 2014 18:51:51 GMT
    A general view of the California Golden Bears playing against the Washington Huskies at California Memorial Stadium on November 2, 2012 in Berkeley, California. California Memorial Stadium went through a 21-month $321 million renovation and reopened for the 2012 football season....
  • GAMEDAY! Cal vs. UCLA pregame thread
    published on Sat, 18 Oct 2014 15:46:08 GMT
    The UCLA Bruins come into Berkeley riding a two game losing streak. Cal is trying to get back on track after a lackluster loss a week ago....