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  1. Nanci Armstrong-Temple's Response to the Berkeley Police AssociationRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2016 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    What happened at last night's Berkeley City Council Meeting was a disgrace. We are at a critical time and we need police accountability not deferment of a critical issue for the fourth time.

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  2. Berkeley father, daughter drown in HawaiiRead the original story

    Jul 19, 2016 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    A Berkeley father and his 6-year-old daughter both drowned while visiting Hawaii on Saturday, the father when he jumped in the water to save his struggling daughter, local officials said. Mark Hornor, 46, and his 6-year-old daughter Mina were visiting the Makapu'u Tidepools on the eastern side of Oahu on Saturday morning while on a trip to the island to visit family, according to Honolulu Emergency Services Department spokeswoman Shayne Enright.

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  3. Berkeley Police advise avoiding Marina amid reports of man with rifleRead the original story

    Jul 19, 2016 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    Police are advising people to avoid the Berkeley Marina this afternoon because of a report of a man with a rifle in the area, a police spokesman said. Berkeley police received several reports starting at 12:19 p.m. of a man on the pedestrian overcrossing near West Frontage Road carrying what appeared to be a rifle, police Sgt.

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  4. U.C. student injured in Berkeley BB gun shootingRead the original story

    Jul 18, 2016 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    A University of California at Berkeley student suffered minor injuries in a shooting that occurred on campus early this morning, according to UC Berkeley police. Around 12:20 a.m., a group of eight students were sitting and standing on the steps of the school's International House building at the corner of Piedmont Avenue and Bancroft Way, police said.

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  5. U.C. Berkeley student confirmed dead in NiceRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2016 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    Officials with the University of California at Berkeley said a 20-year-old junior at the university was identified as one of the dozens of people who died in an attack Thursday in Nice, France. The officials said Nicolas Leslie who had been missing since a big-rig barreled through a crowd watching a fireworks show to celebrate France's independence on Bastille Day was confirmed among the dead, the FBI told university officials today.

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  6. Evil v. Good: it's the same old battle, still going onRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2016 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    "What fresh hell is this?" The quotation is attributed, most often humorously, to Dorothy Parker, supposedly what she said when she answered the door, or perhaps the telephone. It crossed my mind as I've been trying to decide what, if anything, is worth writing about this week.

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  7. One UC Berkeley student missing, 3 injured in Nice attackRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2016 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    Three University of California at Berkeley students were injured and one remains missing after an attack Thursday night in Nice, France, university officials said today. College of Natural Resources junior Nicolas Leslie, 20, is still missing after a big-rig barreled through a crowd of people watching a fireworks display local time as part of Bastille Day, or France's independence day, on a promenade in Nice.

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  8. AROUND & ABOUT: JAZZ: Kalil Wilson Sings at the Mystic Hotel Saturday ...Read the original story

    Jul 15, 2016 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    I've been talking about the street in the clubs," said jazz singer Kalil Wilson, "and if a conversation interrupts me on the street, I talk about the clubs! They complement each other--the street uses other colors on the palette you don't find in the clubs." While mentioning his upcoming appearances in Berkeley and San Francisco, the brilliant El Cerrito vocalist told about something new in his diverse career that's crossed genres from composing and songwriting to studying ethnomusicology, singing opera and jazz to rhythm & blues and funk--and now busking, playing on "the street."

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  9. 1500 San Pablo Avenue appeal to be heard at City Council (News AnalysisRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2016 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    The health and welfare of children will be a primary focus of the public hearing on the neighbors' appeal of 1500 San Pablo Avenue at the City Council on Tuesday July 19 at 7 PM. The appeal has two components: the need for traffic mitigation and a request for design modifications based on expansion of underground parking.

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  10. The West Berkeley Shell MoundRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2016 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    Are you free this Tuesday, July 12, from 5:00 to about 7:30 pm? I'd like to convene an informal public meeting to discuss development plans for the site of the West Berkeley Shell Mound and to explore possible options. The meeting will be held at the East Bay Media Center, 1939 Addison Street, Berkeley.

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  11. Berkeley Apartment Fire on University near San PabloRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2016 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    A fire this afternoon on a second-floor balcony of a Berkeley apartment building caused roughly $25,000 of damage, a Berkeley fire official said. The fire was first reported at 4:40 p.m. in the 1000 block of University Avenue about seven blocks from Interstate Highway 80. The fire burned some exterior siding and flames reached the parapet of the 12-unit building before firefighters extinguished it at about 5 p.m., Deputy Fire Chief Donna McCracken said.

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  12. Advisory: Arrest of suspect in 2008 Sexual Assault SeriesRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2016 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    In 2008, the Berkeley Police Department investigated a sexual assault series involving at least three victims and several other peeping/prowling cases. Despite a large amount of diligent work and undercover operations we were not able to capture the suspect.

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  13. Four who fixed the worldRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2016 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    In the last couple of weeks I've gotten forceful reminders of the finite nature of our life on earth, and probably of our corporeal existence in the universe. Three longtime friends died, and there was a memorial gathering for a fourth.

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  14. Berkeley man charged for resisting officers in alleged attackRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2016 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    A Berkeley man was charged today with four counts of resisting a police officer and two counts of exhibiting a deadly weapon for a scuffle outside a West Berkeley grocery store on Tuesday that left four officers injured, police said. Jason Joyner, 42, was scheduled to be arraigned on the charges in Alameda County Superior Court in Oakland this afternoon.

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  15. omally (sic) editorialRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2016 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    Is crap it makes us look like helpless little six old children with no mention that there is a significant amount of self-organizing and advocacy happening. The two examples of such are The Tiny Homes initiative and the fact that a homeless man is running for mayor.

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  16. Six-alarm Emeryville fireRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2016 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    Neighbors warned each other early this morning after they heard explosions during a six-alarm fire on the border of Oakland and Emeryville that destroyed a five-story apartment building under construction, an auto repair shop and four townhouses. Ashes were reported to have drifted as far as Martin Luther King and Oregon in Berkeley.

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  17. Man with knife arrested for attacking four officers in BerkeleyRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2016 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    A Berkeley man is in custody on suspicion of brandishing a knife, violently resisting arrest, possessing a concealed knife and a probation violation for a scuffle outside the West Berkeley Whole Foods store on Tuesday that left four officers injured, police said. The incident began at about 8:54 a.m. Tuesday when the suspect, 42-year-old Jason Joyner, brandished a knife at two Department of Public Works employees in the area of San Pablo Avenue and Harrison Street "for no apparent reason," Berkeley police spokesman Lt.

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  18. Martha Anne Hoskinson Nicoloff, 1928-2016Read the original story

    Jul 5, 2016 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    Martha Anne Hoskinson Nicoloff of Berkeley died peacefully at her home on June 24th, 2016 at the age of 87. She was born on October 6th, 1928 in Chicago, Illinois to Edwin and Pauline Hoskinson. She often said that she lived on the South side of Chicago in a home shared with others during the Great Depression.

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  19. Memorial vigil for Cal student slain in Bangladesh planned for TuesdayRead the original story

    Jul 3, 2016 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    A memorial vigil will be held Tuesday to honor the life of a University of California at Berkeley student, and others slain in a terrorist attack in Bangladesh Friday. The U.S. Embassy in Dhaka first reported a hostage situation at Holey Bakery in the city's Gulshan 2 neighborhood around 10:55 p.m., Bangladesh Standard Time.

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  20. U.C. Berkeley student among dead in Bangladesh AttackRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2016 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    A 19-year-old student at the University of California at Berkeley was among the 20 people reportedly killed in an attack at a bakery Friday in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The U.S. Embassy in Dhaka first reported the incident as a shooting and hostage situation happening at Holey Bakery in the city's Gulshan 2 neighborhood around 10:55 p.m., Bangladesh Standard Time.

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