The Berkeley Wire: 02.02.18

Mudflats and windsocks at the Berkeley Marina. Photo: Melinda Young Stuart

Federal lawsuit inquires how UC Berkeley literature student died alone in jail (Sacto Bee)
Prominent Black figures in Berkeley history (Daily Cal)
A cautiously optimistic budget update from chancellor, provost (UCB News)
Podcast series highlights UC Berkeley’s Black female leaders (UCB News)
Court says credit card companies don’t have to reimburse for Premier Cru losses (View)
Alexander Tsuckerman, 71, dies while snorkeling  in Hawaii (Daily Cal)
‘Lost Tapes of Patty Hearst’ offer new details on kidnapping (Fox)