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A man police say drove into a pole in South Berkeley on Tuesday morning died a short time later from his injuries, authorities report. Police have not determined the cause of the crash.
Joining Tartine’s Bay Area-wide employee effort to unionize, the Berkeley workers cite a need for consistent work hours, better wages and access to health care.
Superintendent Brent Stephens said the students have identified real structural issues with how the district handles sexual assault reports.
Before the vote, officials from the Japanese Consulate General’s office visited some City Council members to persuade them that opposing the base would let North Korea dominate the region.
In a cruel twist of fate, Roper, who had been homeless for many years, finally made it off the waitlist for subsidized housing during his final days.
This three-person drama is about the reunion of nuclear scientists in the aftermath of a nuclear power station meltdown. Ostensibly they hadn’t seen one another for 38 years. Or had they?