[Sponsored] The Bay Area Book Festival put together this cross-section of international authors you can see for yourself this weekend in downtown Berkeley.
A man with a wooden stick was arrested in downtown Berkeley on Tuesday after threatening someone with the stick, then jamming it into an officer's stomach, authorities report.
A high school girl walking in Berkeley on Thursday morning was held at gunpoint and raped, authorities report.
Well over 200 authors are expected to be in town for the weekend festival which offers a program brimming over with book-related talks, outdoor booths and activities.
[Sponsored] In advance of her appearance at the Bay Area Book Festival, Katherine Applegate talks about her new book, 'Wishtree,' and the craft of writing for a younger audience.
At a town hall held this week, discussion centered on whether to build much-needed student housing on a Berkeley tract of land long used for extensive research.
A fugitive from Tennessee is now in police custody after a Berkeley officer spotted him downtown Sunday in a parking lot recently plagued by auto burglaries, authorities report.
We talk art, the role of art museums and what the future holds with the director and chief curator of the UC Berkeley-owned Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive.
In a nod to neighborhood concerns about traffic and parking, cars coming to get serviced at the new site will pull completely inside the building and not sit on the street.
A federal judge will hear arguments Monday over the legality of Berkeley's attempt to prevent the sale of its main post office by creating a zoning overlay in the civic center area
A woman has been taken for medical evaluation after authorities say she attacked a woman downtown with "windshield wiper parts" Saturday, sending the victim to the hospital.
A man authorities did not charge this week in a high-profile sexual assault case from Berkeley is now in custody in connection with an attempted homicide and robbery in Oakland.
Five men have been arrested this week after police got a 911 call early Monday morning from a girl who said she and four other girls had been sexually assaulted downtown.