UC Berkeley

Should housing developers be allowed to pay their way out of climate pollution?

Top air-quality regulators in California are increasingly warning policymakers all over the state that allowing developments far from urban job …

San Diego

1 person injured, 2 homes struck by gunfire in West Berkeley

A shooting sent one person to the hospital and left two homes damaged by gunfire early Sunday morning, authorities report.<p>Lt. David Lindenau of the …

Living Rooms

As big data starts boosting AI growth, here are some recommended guidelines for India

As India looks to set its own artificial intelligence (AI) guidelines, it can learn from the European Union's GDPR, as well as the AI-based …

Artificial Intelligence

California gearing up for big battle over rent control

Battle lines are forming over what could be one of the most contentious fights about housing in California in decades.<p>I’m talking about Proposition …

Housing

The Subversive Guitarist: Trapped in a Box!

Hi, and welcome to my new instructional column. It’s inspired by the most common complaint I hear from intermediate and advanced players: “I feel …

Guitar

Trans Women and Femmes Speak Out About Being Fetishized - them.

Many straight cisgender men struggle with their attraction to trans women and nonbinary femmes, so their relationships with us often happen behind …

Feminism

Why It Took 20 Years for ‘Into the Badlands’ Actor Daniel Wu to Make It Here

In Asia, the Asian-American movie star can’t walk down the street without being mobbed by fans. But here in his native California, he passes more or …

Asia

A Time

Robert B. Reich is Chancellor's Professor of Public Policy at the University of California at Berkeley and Senior Fellow at the Blum Center for …

Liberal View

A dream analysis of my erotic nightmares

Everyone, with the exception of some college students, sleeps. It is a routine that consumes <b>about a third of our lives</b>, yet everyone’s relationship …

Student Journalism

Class of 2021 DS/L Sarah Schrag Commits to Cal

Sarah Schrag has made her intentions know to attend Cal in the 2021 season after verbally committing to the indoor team. Archive Photo via Coast VBC …

Volleyball

Google's New Cirq Project Aims To Make Quantum Computers Actually Useful

A Hofstadter butterfly, a pattern describing how electrons behave in a magnetic field that’s been simulated by Google researchers. (Graphic: …

Quantum Computing

Flowers Gallery opens an exhibition of new sculptural paintings by Patrick Hughes

Patrick Hughes has achieved recognition around the world for his lifelong exploration of perspective and visual paradox. An acclaimed British Pop …

Art

For some Mexican immigrants, their next doctor's appointment might be at the consulate

On a recent morning at the Mexican Consulate in Los Angeles, people clutched manila folders swollen with documents. Others shuffled through papers cradled in their laps.<p>Surrounded by dull orange walls, they faced numbered counters and listened for their names to be called.<p>It seemed like a typical …

Lifestyle

Woman’s death in Richmond home investigated as homicide

Richmond police searched Saturday for suspects after a 38-year-old woman was found dead in her home in an apparent homicide, authorities …

San Francisco

University of California | Home

The 2018 UC Accountability Report provides the eleventh annual comprehensive assessment of the University's progress in meeting key teaching, research and public service goals across its 10 campuses. The data will inform the University's strategic planning, budgeting and performance management, as …

University of California

How will cannabis legalization in California affect drug arrests? - SFGate

Fri Jul 20 2018<p>Registration will allow you to post comments on SFGate.com and subscribe to newsletters.<p>Local<p>Weather & Storms<p>Nation<p>World<p>Politics<p>Obituaries<p>Opinion<p>Science<p>Health<p>Weird<p>49ers<p>Raiders<p>Giants<p>A's<p>Warriors<p>Sharks<p>NFL<p>MLB<p>NBA<p>NHL<p>College<p>Preps<p>Golf<p>Outdoors<p>Other<p>On TV<p>Tickets<p>Shop<p>Technology<p>Finance<p>Markets<p>Real …

Cannabis Legalization

Shooting reported near Fat Slice Pizza early Friday morning

A 25-year-old man was seriously injured after a shooting near Fat Slice Pizza on Southside early Friday morning, as first reported on …

Student Journalism

13 questions to ask yourself while watching ‘Mamma Mia!’

It’s been 10 years since the release of “Mamma Mia!” — naturally, I decided to watch it again to gear up for the much-anticipated release of its …

Student Journalism

Bring your personality, goals to essay writing

<i>Dear Mr. Bradshaw,</i><p><i>I want to prepare a really solid college application. I know that you have said that the essays are important, but just how much weight do they carry in the admissions decision? I plan to apply to a wide range of colleges including Notre Dame, Yale, Washington University-St.</i> …

College & University

Portal to a long-lost Chicago

Jen Wolfe and Matthew Clarke write: “A routine professional consultation held recently between <b>Newberry Library</b> archivists and their counterparts at …

Wolfe

Are Diamonds 'Common'? MIT Finds Quadrillion Tons Hidden Deep Below Earth's Surface

A staggering diamond discovery hidden deep below the Earth’s surface could potentially make the precious stones common. But, the only problem is …

University of California

Cafe near UC Berkeley campus loses liquor license

BERKELEY — A cafe near the Cal campus that used to serve liquor no longer has that ability, because state authorities say it was selling it illegally.<p>…

Alcohol

Cecilia Chiang, in Her Own Words

It’s not an understatement to call Cecilia Chiang one of San Francisco’s most beloved culinary figures. Her first restaurant in town, the Mandarin, opened in 1961 — a time when the white Americans she needed to support her business were far more familiar with egg foo young and chop suey than they …

San Francisco

University of California

<b>Researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine suggest higher levels of vitamin D are associated with decreasing risk of breast cancer.</b><p>Their epidemiological study is published in the June 15 online issue of PLOS ONE, in collaboration with Creighton University, Medical …

Breast Cancer

Robert Reich: Trump lies more and more every day

As the political season heats up, Donald Trump is ramping up his lies through three amplifiers: his rallies, Fox News and his Twitter account.<p>The …

Donald Trump

Berkeley mayor calls special meeting to vote again on Urban Shield

Berkeley officials are set to vote Monday afternoon, during a special meeting, on whether to allow city police officers to take part in Urban Shield …

Alameda County

9 ‘Mamma Mia!’ lyrics that are #relatable to UC Berkeley students

The musical marvel “Mamma Mia!” is making a musical comeback! “Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again” premieres Friday, and to get y’all pumped, here’s a list …

Student Journalism

Therapy for Every Budget: How to Access It

Illustration by Brittany England<p>Finding a therapist is a huge step in taking charge of your mental health. But unlike a cold or the flu, mental …

Mental Health

The 30 Colleges With The Best Campus Food You've Ever Seen

It's not all bad! In fact, some of it is really, really good!<p>1 of 30<p>UMass Dining<p>UMass-Amherst<p>So, the dining program at UMass-Amherst has been ranked …

College & University

Ray Hudson Gets Spot On Mackey Award Watch List - California

<b>NEW YORK, N.Y. –</b> Cal sixth-year senior tight endRay Hudsonwas selected Friday by The Friends of John Mackey to the preseason watch list for the 2018 …

College Football