Berkeley Newswire (Page 2)

Berkeley Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Berkeley, CA. (Page 2)

Results 21 - 40 of 104 for "u:lasvegassun.com" in Berkeley, CA

  1. 9 arrested off campus during UC Berkeley conservative speechRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Hundreds of police officers and a campus on virtual lockdown accomplished the University of California, Berkeley administration's goal of allowing a conservative to speak at the famously liberal university without violence. City police said Friday that officers arrested nine people mainly for having banned items but that there were no injuries or property damage.

    Comment?

  2. Photo: Xothitl Johnson addresses a crowd of protesters beRead the original story

    Sep 15, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Xothitl Johnson addresses a crowd of protesters before a speaking engagement by Ben Shapiro on the campus of the University of California Berkeley in Berkeley, Calif., Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017.

    Comment?

  3. Conservative allowed to speak at UC Berkeley; 9 arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    A phalanx of police and a campus on virtual lockdown Thursday accomplished the University of California, Berkeley administration's goal of allowing a conservative to speak at the famously liberal university, which has become known more recently for its violent demonstrations between those with opposing viewpoints. Outside, hundreds of protesters were also allowed to voice their displeasure over the speech by conservative commentator Ben Shapiro, chanting "no Trump, no KKK, no fascist USA."

    Comment?

  4. The Latest: Streets around UC Berkeley closed before speechRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    The Latest on University of California, Berkeley boosting security ahead of a speech by a conservative commentator : Several streets around the University of California, Berkeley, have been closed off with concrete and plastic barriers ahead of a campus appearance by former Breitbart News editor Ben Shapiro. School officials say they have sealed off Sproul Plaza - the central hub of the campus - and created a perimeter around several buildings, to ensure the safety of students and those attending Shapiro's sold-out appearance Thursday evening.

    Comment?

  5. Confusion hits consumer market over U.S. ban of KasperskyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Worries rippled through the consumer market for antivirus software after the U.S. government banned federal agencies from using Kaspersky Labs software on Wednesday. Best Buy and Office Depot said they will no longer sell software made by the Russian company, although one security researcher said most consumers don't need to be alarmed.

    Comment?

  6. UC Berkeley under tight security for Ben Shapiro visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    A masked left-wing demonstrator jumps over a barricade during a free speech rally Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017, in Berkeley, Calif. Several thousand people converged in Berkeley Sunday for a "Rally Against Hate" in response to a planned right-wing protest that raised concerns of violence and triggered a massive police presence.

    Comment?

  7. Photo: A masked left-wing demonstrator jumps over a barriRead the original story

    Sep 14, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    A masked left-wing demonstrator jumps over a barricade during a free speech rally Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017, in Berkeley, Calif. Several thousand people converged in Berkeley Sunday for a "Rally Against Hate" in response to a planned right-wing protest that raised concerns of violence and triggered a massive police presence.

    Comment?

  8. Berkeley loosens rules on police pepper-spraying protestersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    For the first time in 20 years, police in the city of Berkeley can use pepper spray on violent demonstrators. The City Council voted 6-3 Tuesday to allow police to use pepper spray to repel attacks on officers and others during the kind of violent protests that have rocked the city this year.

    Comment?

  9. The Latest: Berkeley police get pepper spray for violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Berkeley police can use pepper spray to subdue violent demonstrators after the City Council modified a 20-year ban on officers' ability to use the weapon. The council voted 6-3 on Tuesday to let officers deploy a large pepper spray canister if they believe a demonstrator is acting violent or appears to be threatening to attack police or other protesters.

    Comment?

  10. Photo: Utah running back Zack Moss, bottom, is stopped juRead the original story

    Sep 12, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Utah running back Zack Moss, bottom, is stopped just shy of the end zone by California defensive tackle James Looney on the last play of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Oct. 1, 2016, in Berkeley, Calif.

    Comment?

  11. Berkeley police want OK to pepper spray violent crowdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Police in Berkeley, California say they need an additional weapon to combat violent protests that have repeatedly hit the city. Pepper spray was banned in 1997 in Berkeley as a crowd-control weapon, though officers can carry small cans to use on individual suspects.

    Comment?

  12. NASA's Saturn-orbiting Cassini spacecraft faces fiery finishRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    After a 20-year voyage, NASA's Cassini spacecraft is poised to dive into Saturn this week to become forever one with the exquisite planet. There's no turning back: Friday it careens through the atmosphere and burns up like a meteor in the sky over Saturn.

    Comment?

  13. Yale offers a tutorial on descent of societyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Summer brings no respite for academics committed to campus purifications, particularly at the institution that is the leader in the silliness sweepstakes, Yale. Its Committee on Art in Public Spaces has discovered that a stone carving that has adorned an entrance to Sterling Memorial Library since it opened 86 years ago has become "not appropriate."

    Comment?

  14. Free speech vs. safety debated after rally turns violentRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Hundreds of black-clad activists with covered faces who overwhelmed a peaceful Northern California protest and beat several perceived political enemies have reignited the debate over ensuring free speech while protecting public safety. Supporters of President Donald Trump and other politically conservative activists complained their free speech rights were blocked by liberal politicians inciting left-wing extremists, who vowed to violently disrupt their planned rallies in San Francisco and Berkeley, California, over the weekend.

    Comment?

  15. Black-clad anarchists storm Berkeley rally, assaulting 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Black-clad anarchists on Sunday stormed into what had been a largely peaceful Berkeley protest against hate and attacked at least five people, including the leader of a politically conservative group who canceled an event a day earlier in San Francisco amid fears of violence. The group of more than 100 hooded protesters, with shields emblazoned with the words "no hate" and waving a flag identifying themselves as anarchists, busted through police lines, avoiding security checks by officers to take away possible weapons.

    Comment?

  16. Photo: Donald Trump supporter Marco Gutierrez, center, isRead the original story

    Aug 27, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Donald Trump supporter Marco Gutierrez, center, is draped with a rainbow flag by Finley Mink, left, and her brother Cole during a free speech rally Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017, in Berkeley, Calif.

    Comment?

  17. Right-wing activist faces charges from March Berkeley eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    A right-wing organizer faces a charge of illegal possession of a baton he was seen swinging at counter-protesters during a chaotic rally for President Donald Trump in Berkeley, California earlier this year. The Alameda County district attorney filed the felony charge against 41-year-old Kyle Chapman on Wednesday.

    Comment?

  18. Neuroscientist who studied Einstein's brain dies at 90Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    The University of California, Berkeley says Marian Cleeves Diamond was 90 when she died July 25 at her home in Oakland.

    Comment?

  19. Father disavows son's beliefs after Charlottesville violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    The father of one of the organizers of a demonstration that led to racially charged violence during the weekend in Charlottesville, Virginia, is disavowing his son's racist views. Peter Lodge, a professor in the University of Maine System, tells the Sun Journal he has spent his life "trying to bring people of all groups together regardless of race or sexual preference, to make the world better."

    Comment?

  20. Various far-right extremist groups joined at Virginia rallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | The Las Vegas Sun

    "Unite the Right" was the name given to the Virginia rally that ended in bloodshed Saturday when a car plowed into a crowd of demonstrators, killing a 32-year-old woman. A loosely connected mix of white nationalists, neo-Nazis and other far-right extremists with disjointed missions assembled in Charlottesville for the largest gathering of its kind in a decade, including: Richard Spencer, a leading figure in the white nationalist movement, was scheduled to speak at Saturday's rally in Charlottesville.

    Comment?

Berkeley Job Listings
View or post Berkeley job listings on Topix.
Berkeley Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Berkeley from Topix.
Berkeley Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Berkeley on Topix.