Berkeley Newswire

Berkeley Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Berkeley, CA.

Results 1 - 20 of 34 for "u:waff.com" in Berkeley, CA

  1. Music therapist, teacher, teens among warehouse fire victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 5 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    The death toll was expected to rise, as crews using buckets and shovels sl... . People embrace at the scene of a warehouse fire Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016, in Oakland, Calif.

    Comment?

  2. Warehouse fire death toll climbs to 33, and includes teensRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 4 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    A deadly fire broke out during a rave at a converted warehouse in... . A unidentified man covers his face outside of a warehouse that was destroyed by a fire Saturday, Dec. 3, 2016, in Oakland, Calif.

    Comment?

  3. Death toll hits 30 in inferno at art studio 'horror house'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 4 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    A deadly fire broke out during a rave at a converted warehouse in... . A unidentified man covers his face outside of a warehouse that was destroyed by a fire Saturday, Dec. 3, 2016, in Oakland, Calif.

    Comment?

  4. Prisons chief aims to make 'hard time' a rehearsal for homeRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 24 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    When he got his first post as a warden 20 years ago, Kevin Kempf looked around the prison yard and decided everything green had to go. Trees, shrubs, even the rosebushes at the state prison in the mountain town of Orofino were ripped out, leaving nothing but an empty yard.

    Comment?

  5. Fraternity parties back at UC Berkeley with new guidelinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    UC Berkeley's fraternity and sorority parties are back on this weeken... . A woman walks down Channing Way past fraternities near the University of California, Berkeley campus Thursday, Oct. 27, 2016, in Berkeley, Calif.

    Comment?

  6. UC Berkeley Greek parties banned amid sexual assault reportsRead the original story

    Oct 21, 2016 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Fraternities and sororities at the University of California, Berkeley have taken a bold stance against sexual violence, voluntarily banning all parties following reports of two sexual assaults last week at off-campus frat functions. Interfraternity Council President Daniel Saedi called it "relatively unprecedented" for the Greek system to suspend its own parties but said Friday that fraternities and sororities agreed to pause social events to figure out how to keep them safe.

    Comment?

  7. California water tunnels would need US funding, analyst saysRead the original story

    Sep 14, 2016 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Giant tunnels that Gov. Jerry Brown wants to build to haul water across California are economically feasible only if the federal government bears a third of the nearly $16 billion cost because local water districts may not benefit as expected, according to an analysis that the state commissioned last year but never released. The findings run counter to longstanding state pledges that the districts that would get water from the tunnels would pay the full cost.

    Comment?

  8. Did fall from tree kill famous human ancestor Lucy?Read the original story

    Aug 29, 2016 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    The famous human ancestor known as Lucy walked the Earth, but it was her tree climbing that might have led to her demise, a new study suggests. An analysis of her partial skeleton reveals breaks in her right arm, left shoulder, right ankle and left knee - injuries that researchers say resulted from falling from a high perch such as a tree.

    Comment?

  9. Why it Matters: Income inequalityRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2016 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Income inequality has surged near levels last seen before the Great Depression. The average income for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.36 million, according to tax data tracked by Emmanuel Saez, an economics professor at the University of California, Berkeley. 355 comments

  10. Group clones California's huge trees to fight climate changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2016 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Clark volunteers with Archangel Ancient Tree Archive, a nonpro... . In this May 23, 2016 photo, arborist Jim Clark inches up a giant sequoia to collect new growth from its canopy in the southern Sierra Nevada near Camp Nelson, Calif.

    Comment?

  11. Group clones California giant trees to combat climate changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2016 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Clark volunteers with Archangel Ancient Tree Archive, a nonpro... . In this May 23, 2016 photo, arborist Jim Clark inches up a giant sequoia to collect new growth from its canopy in the southern Sierra Nevada near Camp Nelson, Calif.

    Comment?

  12. Berkeley student killed in Nice honored at campus vigilRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Leslie, 20, a Berkeley student who w... . UC Berkeley Chancellor Nicholas Dirks speaks during a vigil for student Nicolas Leslie on Monday, July 18, 2016 in Berkeley, Calif.

    Comment?

  13. The Latest: Vigil honors Berkeley student slain in FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    The Latest on a vigil held for a University of California, Berkeley student who was among 84 people killed in a terror attack in Nice, France : A University of California, Berkeley student killed last week in a truck rampage in France is being remembered as a charismatic and inspirational part of the campus community. Several hundred people attended a vigil held Monday in honor of 20-year-old Nicolas Leslie, the Berkeley junior who was one of 84 people killed in the Nice terror attack.

    Comment?

  14. French authorities paint complex picture of attackerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2016 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    French authorities detained two more people Sunday in the investigation into the Bastille Day... . View of the famed Promenade des Anglais scene of the Thursday's attack in Nice, southern France, Sunday, July 17, 2016 three days after a truck mowed through revelers.

    Comment?

  15. France: no signs truck attacker linked to extremist networkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2016 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    French authorities detained two more people Sunday in the investigation into the Bastille Day... . View of the famed Promenade des Anglais scene of the Thursday's attack in Nice, southern France, Sunday, July 17, 2016 three days after a truck mowed through revelers.

    Comment?

  16. California student among the 84 dead in France truck attackRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2016 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    An American student from the University of California, Berkeley was identified Sunday as one of the 84 killed in Thursday's Bastille Day truck attack on the French city of Nice, according to statement from his school. The university said the FBI informed school officials that the body of 20-year-old Nicolas Leslie, from Del Mar in the San Diego area, had been identified.

    Comment?

  17. In New Mexico, New Deal legacy gets a second lookRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2016 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Amid the misery of the Great Depression, Rupert Lopez gratefully worked for $1 a day for the Civilian Conservation Corps, making adobe-block walls for a new regional National Park Service administration building in Santa Fe, New Mexico. The 100-year anniversary of the National Park Service is igniting new interest in the majestic Spanish-pueblo themed building that Lopez and other "CCC boys" built, along with other remote cabins, furniture and artwork of the 1930s that transformed and popularized national and state parks while putting millions of impoverished Americans back to work.

    Comment?

  18. Philadelphia is 1st major American city with soda taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Philadelphia is set to become the first major American city with a soda tax despite a multimil... . FILE - In this Wednesday, June 8, 2016 file photo, opponents of a proposed sugary drink tax demonstrate outside City Hall in Philadelphia.

    Comment?

  19. Philadelphia becomes 1st major American city with soda taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Philadelphia is set to become the first major American city with a soda tax despite a multimil... . FILE - In this Wednesday, June 8, 2016 file photo, opponents of a proposed sugary drink tax demonstrate outside City Hall in Philadelphia.

    Comment?

  20. Philadelphia set to OK soda tax despite industry oppositionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Philadelphia is set to become the first major American city with a soda tax despite a multimil... . FILE - In this Wednesday, June 8, 2016 file photo, opponents of a proposed sugary drink tax demonstrate outside City Hall in Philadelphia.

    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.