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  1. A man found dead Saturday in the Berkeley Marina after his canoe overturned was identified Monday.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Inside Bay Area

    A man who died Saturday evening after his canoe overturned in the Berkeley Marina was identified Monday by the coroner's office as Christopher Cheung, 38, of Walnut Creek. Cheung was found after a bystander on the shore saw an empty canoe floating in the marina waters about 5:40 p.m. Saturday.

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  2. What to eat to get a probiotic boostRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Inside Bay Area

    Freshly made pickles sit in brine at Augie's Montreal Deli in Berkeley, Calif., on Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018. You know how your mom always told you to go with your gut? She was on to something.

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  3. Berkeley police seek robbery suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Inside Bay Area

    Police were asking for the public's help in finding a suspect who robbed a local business early Sunday, authorities said. According to a joint release with University of California police, Berkeley police said they responded to a report of a robbery around 1:30 a.m. at Touchless Car Wash, 2176 Kittredge Street.

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  4. Judge: Californians can once again use aid-in-dying drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Inside Bay Area

    Dr. Lonny Shavelson is photographed at his home in Berkeley, Calif., on Wednesday, May 30, 2018. Shavelson is a palliative care doctor who assists patients who are using the state's End of Life Option Act, which is now on hold after the Riverside Superior Court struck it down.

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  5. 75-year-old man charged with attempted murder in Berkeley shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Inside Bay Area

    A 75-year-old man was charged with attempted murder and other counts Friday in the shooting Wednesday morning of another man said to be his tenant, according to authorities and court documents. Besides the attempted murder count, Herman Little, who listed his occupation on jail records as merchant marine, was also charged with assault with a semi-automatic firearm and enhancement allegations of use of a firearm.

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  6. Berkeley libraries to stop charging late feesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 11 | Inside Bay Area

    Berkeley libraries as of July 1 will stop charging fees for overdue books, DVDs, CDs and magazines in an effort to make library services available to everyone. Libraries across the country are considering the same policy, since daily overdue fines prevent many people in low-income areas from checking out items, said board of library trustees president Diane Davenport in a news release.

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  7. Berkeley police reunite wandering dog, ownerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 6 | Inside Bay Area

    Berkeley police Officer Hugo Ordaz returned Rex, a wandering wire-haired terrier, to his owner. About 5 p.m. Tuesday, a resident took her dog for a walk and stopped at a store in the 1600 block of University Avenue.

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  8. On his new audio cooking show, chef and author Cal Peternell joins...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 6 | Inside Bay Area

    In the third episode of Cooking By Ear, host Cal Peternell makes fattoush with filmmaker Mira Nair. Other guests on the podcast include Oscar winners Frances McDormand and Alexander Payne.

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  9. Woman hospitalized after Berkeley vehicle-pedestrian collisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 5 | Inside Bay Area

    A 32-year-old woman was in critical condition at an area hospital after she was struck by a vehicle, authorities said Tuesday. At 7:35 p.m., police responded to dispatchers' report of a vehicle-vs.-pedestrian collision at the intersection of Sacramento and Delaware streets, Berkeley police Officer Byron White said.

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  10. Right to die: Dying Californians turn again to OregonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 4 | Inside Bay Area

    Dr. Lonny Shavelson is photographed at his home as he holds his medical bag which he uses to make house calls, in Berkeley, Calif., on Wednesday, May 30, 2018. Shavelson is a palliative care doctor who assists patients who are using the state's End of Life Option Act, which is now on hold after the Riverside Superior Court struck it down.

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  11. Berkeleya s first Pet Parade draws dozens of costume-clad doggosRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 3 | Inside Bay Area

    Apu the Lion, a Golden Retriever, joins pets of all shapes and sizes in the start of the inaugural Pet Parade during Sunday Streets on Shattuck Avenue in Berkeley, California on Sunday, June 3, 2018. Parade leaders make their way down Shattuck Avenue during the first annual Pet Parade during Sunday Streets on Shattuck Avenue in Berkeley, California on Sunday, June 3, 2018.

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  12. Curtain Calls: Walnut Creeka s Center Rep ending season with a Freaky FridayaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 3 | Inside Bay Area

    The Center Repertory Company in Walnut Creek is closing out its 50th anniversary season with a fast-paced, energetic production of Disney's "Freaky Friday." A slightly different yet very well done production for the company, the show is based on Mary Rodgers' comedic children's novel.

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  13. Court clears UC Berkeley cops of using excessive force against Occupy protestersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 31 | Inside Bay Area

    Occupy Cal demonstrators camp out on the steps of Sproul Hall at UC Berkeley, in Berkeley, Calif., on Wednesday morning, Nov. 16, 2011. A federal appellate court on Thursday ruled in favor of UC Berkeley police officers who struck protesters with batons during a 2011 Occupy protest , dismissing the demonstrators' claims that the officers used excessive force.

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  14. Opinion: Measure would ease Alameda County child care crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 31 | Inside Bay Area

    In Alameda County, our youngest children face a harsh reality: The waiting list for quality child care is so long - 7,000 children and counting - that children are denied access to the early education they need and aren't ready for kindergarten. Raising children of our own and now watching grandchildren grow, we know the power in developing children's minds early and setting them up for K-12 success.

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  15. Environmentalistsa lawsuit to drain Hetch Hetchy Reservoir heads back to courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 29 | Inside Bay Area

    The Wapama Falls trail next to Yosemite's Hetch Hetchy Reservoir takes wilderness lovers on a 2 1/2-mile trek to the waterfall, which is still flowing this fall, thanks to abundant winter rains. Two years after losing in court and six years after being rejected by voters, a Berkeley environmental group is continuing its long-running battle to drain Hetch Hetchy Reservoir, a linchpin of the water supply for 2.6 million Bay Area residents from San Francisco to San Jose to southern Alameda County.

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  16. Cal coach says airline asked her to prove biracial son was hersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 29 | Inside Bay Area

    California head coach Lindsay Gottlieb reacts to a foul call against her team during the second half of a women's college basketball game with Texas, in the second round of the NCAA tournament, Sunday, March 22, 2015, at Haas Pavilion in Berkeley, Calif. Texas won, 73-70, to advance to the Sweet 16. Cal women's basketball coach Lindsay Gottlieb was upset after she said a Southwest Airlines employee asked her to prove she was the mother of her biracial son.

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  17. Minimum wage raise to $15 by January on table in AlamedaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 28 | Inside Bay Area

    The minimum wage across California will climb to $15 an hour within five years under state law, but city of Alameda leaders aim to reach that threshold as soon as this January. Their effort comes as Emeryville, Sunnyvale and Mountain View already have the $15 minimum in place.

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  18. Park It: Alameda sand castle, sculpture contest SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 27 | Inside Bay Area

    There are always lots of fun things for kids to do in the East Bay Regional Parks, but some real crowd-pleasers are on the books for June 2-3. Children and adults alike will enjoy the annual sand castle and sculpture contest at Crown Beach in Alameda.

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  19. Cal wants help naming three peregrine chicksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 25 | Inside Bay Area

    In this May 17, 2018 photo provided by Marcia Garcia-Alvarez are three peregrine falcon chicks in the Campanile bell tower on the University of California, Berkeley campus in Berkeley, Calif. University officials are asking for help naming three fluffy peregrine falcon chicks that hatched last month in the bell tower.

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  20. Two men arrested in Berkeley shootings last monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 25 | Inside Bay Area

    Two men have been arrested and charged in a pair of shootings last month that police believe were gang-related, authorities said Friday. They are charged in connection with two Berkeley shootings that happened 10 minutes apart on April 12. The first occurred about 9:39 p.m. in the 1600 block of Russell Street and the other in the 2900 block of Mabel Street.

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