Dramatic photos show a large truck that appears to have collapsed in the middle, possibly as a result of over-loading.
A gas leak in the area of Gilman Street and Eighth Street in Northwest Berkeley prompted authorities to evacuate residents from several blocks late on Thursday afternoon.
A quake whose epicenter was Kensington, just north of Berkeley shook the city Wednesday at noon.
A woman was taken to the hospital with a gunshot wound after an attempted robbery on Grizzly Peak Boulevard in the early hours of Tuesday morning, authorities say.
One customer devastated to hear news of the impending closure is author Michael Chabon who said, "Dark Carnival's stock-in-trade has fed my work and my imagination."
If you have a thing for that mid-century-modern vibe, check out these homes slated to be open for viewing this weekend.
Donato Scotti, the chef behind a number of local restaurants, including Desco in Oakland, looks set to open an Italian eatery in the Elmwood.
Emergency crews responded to a two-alarm fire on the 2100 block of Roosevelt Avenue (at Addison) which displaced several and injured two.
George Pimentel was at Cal for 40 years and was "full of the fire of Mars," says his widow, Jeanne. His pioneering work has been recognized by the American Chemical Society.
The 'Hamilton' star, in town for Notes & Words, rapped with kids in the music therapy program at Children's, to which he made a generous donation.
The build-out of the restaurant, which emphasizes Tonkotsu (pork-based) ramen, is nearing completion.
After sitting empty for almost two years, the former Pyramid building on Gilman Street is to be reborn as a light manufacturing and startup hub.