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The Berkeley Wire: 12.18.15

Traditional holiday lights on the Arlington. Photo by Nancy Rubin. Taken on Dec. 17, 2105
Traditional holiday lights on the Arlington. Photo by Nancy Rubin. Taken on Dec. 17, 2015

Records reveal Geoff Marcy dismissed sex harassment claims as lies (Mercury News)
Marcy gets $42K in salary after dismissal (Buzz Feed)
DotDashPay wins $250K in UC Berkeley start-up competition (Tech Crunch)
City council discusses police militarization, contracts at meeting (Daily Cal)
‘The Big Short’ has snappy energy (Express)
Berkeley Optometry and Cal Athletics team up to streamline concussion evaluation (Cal Athletics)
Science magazine names CRISPR ‘Breakthrough of the Year’ (UCB News)

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