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  1. Cal Band Performs During Super Bowl Halftime ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | NBC Bay Area

    FEBRUARY 07: Coldplay, Beyonce and Bruno Mars performs during the Pepsi Super Bowl 50 Halftime Show at Levi's Stadium on February 7, 2016 in Santa Clara, California. The University of California, Berkeley marching band performed at the Super Bowl halftime show Sunday, giving the show which featured Beyonce, Bruno Mars and Coldplay a special Bay Area touch.

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  2. Berkeley Deer Use Crosswalk: Caught on CamRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | NBC Bay Area

    Berkeley can stake its claim as being part of the birth of the Free Speech movement and the organic food revolution.

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  3. 300-Pound Statue Missing From UC Berkeley Found: PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | NBC Bay Area

    A 300-pound bronze statue stolen from the University of California Berkeley Boathouse has been recovered and an arrest has been made in the theft, police said Tuesday. The life-size statue of UC Berkeley Crew Coach Carrol "Ky" Ebright, valued at $80,000, was reported missing from on Jan. 12. UC Berkeley police said an officer with the San Leandro Police Department discovered the statue Saturday night inside a pickup truck.

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  4. 2 in Critical Condition After 2 East Bay ShootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2016 | NBC Bay Area

    Two people are in critical condition after two separate shootings occurred Saturday in Richmond. At 2:47 p.m. police and California Highway Patrol officers responded to a report of a collision on westbound Interstate Highway 580 near Regatta Boulevard, according to police.

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  5. Berkeley Deer Use Crosswalk: Caught on CamRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | NBC Bay Area

    Berkeley can stake its claim as being part of the birth of the Free Speech movement and the organic food revolution.

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  6. Police Investigate "Suspicious Death" at UC Berkeley FratRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2015 | NBC Bay Area

    Just before 7:30 a.m., authorities arrived on the 2900 block of Channing Way on a report of an unresponsive person. The victim, a man in his early 20s, was pronounced dead at the scene, according to a news release from the Berkeley Police Department.

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  7. Suspect Charged with Helping Terrorists Is 'Man of Service'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2015 | NBC Bay Area

    A 2010 yearbook photo of Adam Shafi, who graduated from Mission San Jose High School in Fremont in 2011, a spokesperson for Fremont Unified School District confirmed. The 22-year-old Fremont web developer charged with helping a terrorist organization is innocent, his attorneys and family members say, and is the kind of person who spent his youth feeding the homeless in San Francisco and is an overall "man of service."

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  8. 3 East Bay Cities Ranked Among Most Liberal in U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2015 | NBC Bay Area

    The East Bay has secured more than 30 percent of the positions on a new top 10 list ranking the most liberal cities in America. A survey conducted by Crowdpac ranked Berkeley , Albany and El Cerrito on its list of most liberal cities, which was determined by examining the organization's available data on political campaign donations, according to the Chronicle .

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  9. Police: Transient Arrested for Attempted Sex Assault of UC StudentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2015 | NBC Bay Area

    A homeless man attacked a UC Berkeley student while she was walking north of campus on Monday, Dec. 3, 2015, police said. A homeless man attacked the student while she was walking in broad daylight north of campus near Arch and Virginia streets about 11:30 a.m., police said.

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  10. No Sleeping in Planter Beds, Urinating in BerkeleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | NBC Bay Area

    The ordinance also states that violators must be warned before being cited, and that they must be charged as infractions and not misdemeanors. Amid a contentious vote, with police officers called in as escorts, the Berkeley city council on Tuesday night voted 6-3 to ban people from sleeping in planter beds, leave personal belongings in the streets and take up more than a two-square-foot space on the sidewalk.

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  11. Shots Fired at Family Driving on I-80 in BerkeleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2015 | NBC Bay Area

    Police say someone shot at car carrying a family of three on Interstate 80 in Berkeley, Tuesday night, Nov. 24, 2015. For the third time in a less than month, someone shot at car Tuesday night on Interstate 80 in the East Bay.

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  12. 2 Bay Area Cities Make List of Worst Traffic BottlenecksRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2015 | NBC Bay Area

    The slow crawl of traffic that makes some Bay Area drivers want to bang their heads against the steering wheel is now backed up with a new study. The San Francisco Bay Area is home to two major bottlenecks on the top 30 list released by the American Highway Users Alliance.

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  13. Dozens Displaced After Berkeley Apartment FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2015 | NBC Bay Area

    Dozens of people in Berkeley are without a place to live after flames forced them from their apartment building. The fire broke out late Sunday afternoon at the Chandler Building on Telegraph Avenue and Dwight Way, a few blocks from the Cal campus.

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  14. Berkeley City Council Approves Crackdown on HomelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | NBC Bay Area

    The Berkeley City Council passed a controversial ordinance late Tuesday night that essentially cracks down on homeless in an effort, the majority of members say, to clean up the city. There were several ordinances that seemed to target the homeless issue.

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  15. Protesters Oppose Proposed Homeless CrackdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | NBC Bay Area

    The Berkeley City Council is voting Tuesday on new rules that would ban sleeping in planter boxes, limit sidewalk space available to homeless people, and provide nighttime patrol in city parks. Jodi Hernandez reports.

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  16. 'Freedom Sleepers" Camp Out For Homeless RightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | NBC Bay Area

    About a dozen people slept out in Berkeley on Monday night fighting for homeless rights. Stephanie Chuang reports.

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  17. BART Stations to Add Pop-Up Shops, Farmers MarketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2015 | NBC Bay Area

    Two pop-up shops opened Friday morning on the concourse at San Francisco's Embarcadero and Montgomery BART stations. The company behind them, Blinq, is touting itself as a concierge service for the busy commuters who use BART and MUNI every day.

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  18. Berkeley HS Students Walk Out to Protest Racist MessagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2015 | NBC Bay Area

    Berkeley High School students walked out of class Thursday to protest racist messages that showed up on one of the school's library computers. Throngs of students took to Milvia Street, waving posters and bullhorns, chanting "black lives matter" and "raise a fist if you're not gonna take this" as they walked to Berkeley City Hall.

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  19. Artificial Turf Linked to Cancer? CA Spends $3M on StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2015 | NBC Bay Area

    Jean Elle reports. State officials hope the study will provide answers after mounting concerns of the so-called "crumb rubber" on artificial turf is linked to causing cancer.

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  20. Student Reports Assault En Route to DormRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2015 | NBC Bay Area

    A female student said she was assaulted last week outside of a University of California at Berkeley dormitory and it's unclear why police took a week to make the report public on Monday. Stephanie Chuang reports.

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