For hours on Sunday night into early Monday morning, police in Berkeley responded to numerous commercial break-ins around town as looters in vehicle caravans roved through the city, authorities report.
The request came Sunday night as protests were happening simultaneously in a number of East Bay cities. The advisory was rescinded around 5 a.m.
First Amendment lawyers say Berkeley Unified illegally denied journalists access to a school campus to cover a student protest Monday.
Superintendent Brent Stephens said the students have identified real structural issues with how the district handles sexual assault reports.
A man who became a conservative icon in 2017 for showing up armed at political rallies where antifascists and right-wing activists clashed has been found guilty of possession of a weapon at one of those rallies.
Kids ramped up the pressure on politicians and corporations in the Bay Area and beyond Friday.
While many gym members don’t like the idea that a major investor in the fitness facilities threw a fundraiser for Trump, they said canceling their memberships might hurt those who work there.
Several hundred people came to Civic Center Park in downtown Berkeley to protest after reports of conditions in children’s facilities raised alarm.
Several hundred people came to Civic Center Park to protest after reports of conditions in children’s facilities raised alarm.
One bystander was killed, one was permanently blinded, and many others were hurt when police forces used lethal buckshot to corral demonstrators in at the park, newly created on UC Berkeley land, 50 years ago today.
Dozens of protests in support of civil rights, the student movement in France, the Black Panther movement and against the UC Regents set the stage for the creation of the Southside Berkeley park.
‘One day, one night: The fuse that lit the Battles of Berkeley’ is a 12,000-word oral history crafted by Frances Dinkelspiel that tells a story through the voices of those who were there.