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  • Prep roundup: Tam football drops opener at Hercules
    published on Sat, 29 Aug 2015 06:14:08 GMT
    HERCULES >> Tam had no answer for Dieontae Malan, allowing the speedster to beat them on the ground, on special teams and once through the air. “He played a hell of a game,” Hercules coach Gerald Montgomery said....
  • 's Pac-12 Preseason Q&A: Oregon State
    published on Sat, 29 Aug 2015 01:06:40 GMT
    The Beavers will have to replace a long time head coach and one of the best quarterbacks in their history. How will 2015 look for them? The football season is getting closer, and while our Bruins are getting ready for the 2015 season, so is the rest of the Pac-12....
  • Cal coach Sonny Dykes feeling at home in Berkeley
    published on Sat, 29 Aug 2015 00:11:14 GMT
    Cal head football coach Sonny Dykes during workouts at Memorial Stadium on the UC Berkeley campus in Berkeley, Calif. on Thurs....
  • UC Berkeley police report sexual battery at pool
    published on Fri, 28 Aug 2015 23:40:18 GMT
    A man allegedly sexually battered several girls between the age of 9 and 13 while they were swimming at the Strawberry Canyon Pool on the University of California at Berkeley campus on Thursday afternoon, UC police said Friday. Campus police said they received a report at about 5:45 p.m. on Thursday that the suspect swam up to each victim, grabbed her leg and/or buttocks and then swam away....
  • Man Gropes Girls in UC Berkeley Strawberry Canyon Pool
    published on Fri, 28 Aug 2015 22:15:00 GMT
    An adult male suspect allegedly sexually battered several female children between the age of 9 and 13 while they were swimming at the Strawberry Canyon Pool on the University of California at Berkeley campus on Thursday afternoon, UC police said today. Campus police said they received a report at about 5:45 p.m. on Thursday that the suspect swam up to each victim, grabbed her leg and/or buttocks and then swam away....
  • For Cal quarterback Jared Goff, only one record matters
    published on Fri, 28 Aug 2015 22:09:07 GMT
    By the end of September, Jared Goff should own nearly every significant Cal passing record. But in two seasons as the Bears' starting quarterback, Goff's record is 6-18, and that's not what he nor those around the gifted junior want to see this season....
  • UC Berkeley Police Report Suspected Sexual Battery of Girls at Pool on Campus
    published on Fri, 28 Aug 2015 20:44:45 GMT
    An adult male suspect allegedly sexually battered several female children between the age of 9 and 13 while they were swimming at the Strawberry Canyon Pool on the University of California at Berkeley campus on Thursday afternoon, UC police said today. Campus police said they received a report at about 5:45 p.m. on Thursday that the suspect swam up to each victim, grabbed her leg and/or buttocks and then swam away....
  • Golden Medals: Cal Women's Soccer splits matches in Hawaii, Volleyball opens renovated Haas
    published on Fri, 28 Aug 2015 19:51:08 GMT
    Cal Volleyball team captain Maddy Kerr and the Golden Bears will open 2015 season tonight in the renovated Haas Pavilion. - Cary Edmondson-USA TODAY Sports Berkeley is agains full of students and many Cal seasons officially open this weekend....
  • Pick 6: Teams coming off bad season that will go bowling
    published on Thu, 27 Aug 2015 14:01:49 GMT
    In this Nov. 29, 2014, file photo, California quarterback Jared Goff throws against BYU during the first half of an NCAA college football game, in Berkeley, Calif. With Goff, a future high NFL draft pick, leading a potent offense, the Bears are primed to take another step forward under third-year coach Sonny Dykes....
  • Anne Donahue
    published on Thu, 27 Aug 2015 05:56:06 GMT
    A native of Berkeley, California, Anne Donahue studied sports psychology at the University of Oregon and competed in rowing and ultimate Frisbee....
  • Snapp Shots: Disabled recreational group's fundraiser coming up
    published on Thu, 27 Aug 2015 01:35:07 GMT
    Eight years ago, Cynthia Noonan was happily living an active life filled with biking, backpacking and yoga. Then, totally out of the blue, she was struck down by transverse myelitis, a rare inflammatory disease that made her immune system attack her own spine....
  • Fewer Taxes, More Scientists
    published on Wed, 26 Aug 2015 04:00:00 GMT
    The ultimate resource, economist Julian Simon once declared, is human innovation. Many states and cities have taken him at his word, increasingly trying to lure those citizens most likely to beget innovation - especially the highly educated, knowledge-based workers dubbed the 'creative class' by urbanist Richard Florida....
  • Cal football singing UC Berkeley fight song
    published on Wed, 26 Aug 2015 19:35:43 GMT
    The California Golden Bears are making it a tradition to learn the Cal fight song , and they are getting better at it every week....
  • Meyer Sound Continues Partnership with Telluride Film Festival
    published on Wed, 26 Aug 2015 07:18:00 GMT
    Named by Variety as "the rarest jewel in the crown of the festival-going experience," the Telluride Film Festival in Colorado will once again showcase a complete Meyer Sound 7.1 cinema sound system in its Werner Herzog Theatre. Custom designed for the Herzog, the Meyer Sound system is anchored by Acheron screen channel loudspeakers featuring a sonic linearity and accuracy that defines CEO John Meyer's philosophy of sound reproduction....
  • Growing income inequality reveals racial divide
    published on Wed, 26 Aug 2015 06:53:21 GMT
    A driving force behind City Manager Mike Matthes' proposed 2015-16 fiscal year budget is income inequality here in Columbia, he recently expressed. Matthes said a growing disparity between racial groups in the community has led him to believe that although the city is improving overall, not every member of the community is being included in that growth....
  • East Bay What's Happening sports listings
    published on Tue, 25 Aug 2015 17:55:42 GMT
    To submit an item to the What's Happening calendar, email ccnsports@bayareanewsgroup.com to request a form. Put "What's Happening" in the subject line....
  • In pursuit of wins, Jared Goff wants NFL talk on hold
    published on Tue, 25 Aug 2015 13:00:47 GMT
    As a sociology student at the University of California Berkeley, junior Jared Goff enjoys a life of relative anonymity. It's rare, he says, that classmates recognize him as the quarterback of the school's football team....
  • UC Berkeley New Student Convocation at Greek Theatre
    published on Mon, 24 Aug 2015 23:43:54 GMT
    Cal fans, school is almost back in session! All the freshmen are assembled at UC Berkeley and getting ready to start the season with wide-eyed wonder....
  • Mainland Chinese scientists ponder exoskeletons
    published on Mon, 24 Aug 2015 18:47:09 GMT
    In the U.S. movie Iron Man, businessman Tony Stark developed a robotic suit that gave him inexhaustible power to fight the bad guys. The reality of the suit, however, was that it was so heavy and unwieldy that even actor Don Cheadle in Iron Man 3 complained that it was "not really cool at all" to play a superhero in the suit....
  • Cal football has the best chance to upset which Pac-12 title contender?
    published on Mon, 24 Aug 2015 18:20:22 GMT
    Which of the big Pac-12 contenders do you think Cal has the best chance of upsetting this season and why? boomtho : Oski forgive me... but I'm going to say USC at home. Hear me out... USC would be in the midst of a somewhat tough stretch, going @Notre Dame, vs Utah, @Cal, and concluding with vs Arizona....