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Albany Police Issue Warning of IRS Tax Scam-- Again

Albany Police Issue Warning of IRS Tax Scam-- Again

Police say Albany residents have reported new cases of this scam.
Public Invited to Learn About New, Expanded Mental Health Programs in Alameda County

Public Invited to Learn About New, Expanded Mental Health Programs in Alameda County

The meeting will be held on Tuesday, August 26, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. in Berkeley.
CA Suicide Prevention Bill Heads to Governor's Desk

CA Suicide Prevention Bill Heads to Governor's Desk

Assembly Bill 2198 Requires Suicide Prevention Training for Mental Health Professionals
Almond, Peanut Butters Recalled Due to Salmonella Fears

Almond, Peanut Butters Recalled Due to Salmonella Fears

The goods in question were sold at Whole Foods, Kroger, and Trader Joe's
Baseball Commissioner Says Oakland A's Need a New Ballpark

Baseball Commissioner Says Oakland A's Need a New Ballpark

Bud Selig, who is step down in January, came to Oakland because he is visiting all Major League Baseball stadiums in a farewell tour.
UC Berkeley Police Investigating Sexual Assault at People's Park

UC Berkeley Police Investigating Sexual Assault at People's Park

Anyone with any information about this incident is urged to call (510) 642-0472 or (510) 642-6760 after hours.
NorCal Patient Being Treated for Possible Ebola Exposure, Kaiser Permanente Says

NorCal Patient Being Treated for Possible Ebola Exposure, Kaiser Permanente Says

The person is in isolation at a Sacramento-area facility.
Back to School: 5 Easy School Lunch Ideas That Are Healthy, Too

Back to School: 5 Easy School Lunch Ideas That Are Healthy, Too

Colorful and bite-size fresh fruit and veggies are not only fun to eat they are healthy – rich in anti-oxidants, nutrients and vitamins.
WATCH: Offensive Coordinator for Cal Bears Get Doused During ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

WATCH: Offensive Coordinator for Cal Bears Get Doused During ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Who did the UC Berkeley coach call on to take the next icy challenge? Watch and see.
East Bay Leaders Support Gun Violence Restraining Order Bill in Wake of UCSB Massacre

East Bay Leaders Support Gun Violence Restraining Order Bill in Wake of UCSB Massacre

Assemblywoman Nancy Skinner says the bill is modeled on California’s domestic violence restraining order laws.
Berkeley Man, 60, Dies After Fall From Grizzly Peak Lookout Point

Berkeley Man, 60, Dies After Fall From Grizzly Peak Lookout Point

Donald Odwyer died on Sunday night, according to police officials.
Pumpkin Spice Latte to Make Early Debut, Starbucks Announces

Pumpkin Spice Latte to Make Early Debut, Starbucks Announces

The popular fall beverage will be returning Aug. 25, nearly a month before the official start of autumn.
District Attorney Announces Reduction of County's Rape Kit Backlog

District Attorney Announces Reduction of County's Rape Kit Backlog

Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O’Malley is trying to secure national funding specifically for the testing of rape kits.
Did You Feel It? 2.6 Earthquake Near Berkeley on Saturday Night

Did You Feel It? 2.6 Earthquake Near Berkeley on Saturday Night

The quake was reported around 7:40 p.m.
Police Allege Protestors Pepper Sprayed Officers During March to Berkeley

Police Allege Protestors Pepper Sprayed Officers During March to Berkeley

The march started in Oakland and ended in Berkeley last night.
Bay Area Students Head Back to School

Bay Area Students Head Back to School

Are you happy or sad about sending your kids back to school? Tell us in the comments section.
Drought: Water Agencies Ordered to Enforce Statewide Water Restrictions

Drought: Water Agencies Ordered to Enforce Statewide Water Restrictions

Gov. Jerry Brown has asked all Californians to make a voluntary 20 percent reduction in water use.
Free Ice Cream Social for Dogs This Weekend in Berkeley

Free Ice Cream Social for Dogs This Weekend in Berkeley

The treats are served with toppings, too!
Back to School: CHP Urges Caution Around Buses, School Zones

Back to School: CHP Urges Caution Around Buses, School Zones

Officials ask drivers to stay alert while traveling through school zones.
Watch: Robin Williams Makes 'Koko' the Gorilla Smile

Watch: Robin Williams Makes 'Koko' the Gorilla Smile

In 2001, the famous Bay Area gorilla hadn’t smiled for seven months. Then she met Robin Williams.