Maen Mahfoud is a 28-year-old Syrian-born Berkeley grad who has started an innovative, fast-growing technology nonprofit that is helping fight the problem of food waste in the U.S. Garvin Thomas reports.
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Berkeley Teacher Charged in 2016 Counter-Protest at State Capitol
Veteran activist and Berkeley school teacher Yvette Felarca has been charged with assault, participating in a riot and inciting a riot for her actions in a faceoff between white nationalist groups and counter-p...
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Google Street View Takes You Out of This World, Into the International Space Station
The International Space Station is home to a small number of elite astronauts, working on cool experiments in a gravity-free environment. But now, thanks to Google’s Street View, you too can take a ride...
Thursday, Jul 20, 2017 at 01:25 PM PDT
OJ Simpson Granted Parole After Nearly Nine Years in Jail
OJ Simpson will be paroled after serving nearly nine years in prison for a botched bid to retrieve sports memorabilia in Las Vegas, a Nevada panel decided Thursday. He could be released as early as Oct. 1....
Thursday, Jul 20, 2017 at 08:44 AM PDT
San Francisco Mayor Will Sign New Law Following NBC Bay Area
To combat wrongful evictions, Mayor Ed Lee is now pledging to sign a new ordinance that will institute tighter restrictions and safeguards aimed at making it harder for landlords to get away with fraud while...
While many who know Sen. John McCain are predicting he'll put up a strong fight against his brain cancer, Dr. Susan Chang, UCSF director of neuro oncology, says the type of tumor McCain has infiltrates and...
Thursday, Jul 20, 2017 at 12:05 AM PDT
'Disturbing Scene': Man Pushing Stroller Fatally Shot in Street Near Hayward: Sheriff's Office