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22 min ago | Mental Help Net
If a woman develops breast cancer, having larger breasts and being sedentary might increase her risk of dying from the disease, a large, long-term study suggests.
Should states get to ban abortion?
Could you have a romantic liaison with someone of opposite political beliefs to you?
22 min ago | ComputerWorld
Tyler Kresch isn't turning to graduate school to help him change his job from tech sales to running a startup; instead he's taking massive open online courses to learn the IT skills necessary for that career move.
2 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area
Two suspects in a carjacked sport utility vehicle are being sought by police for a series of armed robberies Monday morning in North Oakland.
4 hrs ago | East Bay Express
The Berkeley City Council voted to implement a redistricting map that will make Berkeley the first municipality in the country to form a council district designed solely to represent the interests of college students.
6 hrs ago | Hispanic Business
The board of directors of Orient Bancorporation today announced the appointment of Mark K. McDonald as executive vice president and chief risk officer of its wholly owned subsidiary, Bank of the Orient , subject to consent by our regulatory agencies.
10 hrs ago | Berkeley Daily Planet
Wesleyan University opened the Orange Judd Hall of Natural Science in 1871 and the museum displayed sacred Native American objects alongside curiosities that included dinosaur tracks, a stuffed bison and an Egyptian mummy.
Our nation's capital had the honor of feting the nine American Nobel Laureates before they headed to Oslo for the official celebration.
The Marsh announces that Geoff Hoyle 's hit solo show GEEZER will move to The Marsh Berkeley January 23 - March 1, 2013, following its multi-extended runs at The Marsh San Francisco.
Best-selling Bay Area author Anne Lamott peers into dark corners and at the torn, frayed edges of rags, searching for life's meaning.
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Author Jack London remains such a powerful presence in American literature that even 97 years after his death, he has no trouble making news.
Former Mayor Willie Brown poses for a portrait at his apartment in the St. Regis Hotel on Thursday July 31, 2008 in San Francisco, Calif.
When apprehended, officers determined that the man was wanted on three outstanding warrants and that the bag he'd abandoned during the chase contained stolen items stolen from the Apple Store.
Overall, women hold 10.9 percent of the highest-paid executive positions and board seats in the state's 400 largest public companies-a 1 percent increase over last year, according to the UC Davis Study of California Women Business Leaders.
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