Hawaii runs past UC Davis – Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Hawaii runs past UC DavisHonolulu Star-AdvertiserChristian Standhardinger poured in 29 points as Hawaii beat UC Davis 86-77 in a Big West Conference basketball Saturday at the Stan Sheriff Center. UH…

Irvine outlasts Hawaii in overtime – Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Irvine outlasts Hawaii in overtimeHonolulu Star-AdvertiserIn a thrill ride contested at well under the speed limit, UC Irvine edged host Hawaii 60-56 in a battle of Big West Conference men’s…

Study: Volcanoes can go from dormant to active in just months – UPI.com

UPI.comCORVALLIS, Ore., Feb. 17 (UPI) — Volcanoes such as Oregon’s Mount Hood can go from dormant to active in just a few months, an Oregon State University geologist says. Magma…

No. 10 Cincinnati Shakes Off Houston – ESPN

No. 10 Cincinnati Shakes Off HoustonESPNCINCINNATI — Sean Kilpatrick scored 28 points and Justin Jackson overcame foul problems to add 13 points, all in the second half, and the No.…

Cal player dies after conditioning workout – SportingNews.com

SportingNews.comAgu and some of his teammates were on a training run near Memorial Stadium on Friday and multiple members of the Cal medical staff were supervising, according to the Associated…

Dan Siegel Gets National Union of Healthcare Workers Endorsement For Oakland Mayor

The National Union of Healthcare Workers endorsed its lawyer, Dan Siegel, who’s running for Mayor of Oakland. Here’s my interview with Dan Siegel just three weeks ago: The National Union…

Even little amount of alcohol dangerous while driving: Study – ANINEWS

Even little amount of alcohol dangerous while driving: StudyANINEWSWashington, January 18 (ANI): A study has revealed that even .01 blood alcohol content can be dangerous while driving. The study, which…

Atlanta Hawks Reportedly Likely to Sign James Nunnally to a 10 Day Contract – Soaring Down South

Atlanta Hawks Reportedly Likely to Sign James Nunnally to a 10 Day ContractSoaring Down SouthNunnally is a 6’7″, 205 lb. small forward who has spent the entirety of the season…

Nelson Mandela Visits Oakland, Out Of Prison: Video: June 30, 1990

Nelson Mandela When Nelson Mandela was freed from prison in South Africa in 1990, he went on a United States “Thank You” Tour that included Oakland, California. You have to…

Black Students Avoid UC Berkeley Because Cal Doesn’t Go After Them

There has been a lot of chatter why UC Berkeley doesn’t have a larger black student base. One recent publication reported that more than half of African-American students who are…

Samsung At CES 2014 Las Vegas: Richard Bullwinkle Gives Preview

What will Samsung show at CES 2014 Las Vegas? Samsung’s Richard Bullwinkle gives us a preview while at the Play Conference 2013 by The UC Berkeley Haas Business School. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dkhHg1LWdcc

Yosemite Fire: Status Of The UC Berkeley Bear’s Lair / Pinecrest Chalet

The Yosemite Fire is spreading and not contained as of this writing. Here’s a Cal / UC Berkeley update As I was on the Cal Alumni Board and Awards Committee…

The Indian Ocean Earthquake Tsunami Disaster Of 2004

The Disaster Tuesday, December 28th 2004, for me, was a weird mix of emotions. First, I was happy just to be with my Mom and Step dad here in Fayetteville,…

Jeff Tedford: Cal Football Coach’s University Of California Contract

Cal was soundly beaten by Oregon, 59 to 17, increasing calls for Cal Athletic Director Sandy Barbour to terminate Cal Football Head Coach Jeff Tedford. What’s interesting, and yet typical…

Play 2012 Digital Media Conference Today

The >play 2012 Digital Media Conference is today at the UC Berkeley Haas Business School, and it promises to be an excellent presentation. The event is entirely student-run, and concerns…

Robert Birgeneau : Retiring UC Berkeley Chancellor A Cal Football Fan

Robert Birgeneau. Cal football fan? Yes! As word goes around that Cal Chancellor Robert Birgeneau announced he would step down from his post, but remain as a teacher at UC…

President Obama Was Right To Publicly Defend Sandra Fluke From Rush Limbaugh

I just finished reading an interesting blog post on Rush Limbaugh, Sandra Fluke, and President Obama, written by an Oaklander named Aaron Bady (which means he lives not to far…

Megyn Kelly Of Fox News Explains Pepper Spray Comments

Fox News Megyn Kelly has come under heavy fire from blogs like this one… … after she appeared on Monday’s The O’Reilly Factor on Fox News to say that the…

Fox News Megyn Kelly Gets Pepper Spray From UC Davis Police Lt John Pike

UPDATE: Kelly explains pepper spray comments. Just about over a day after the November 18th UC Davis Police action against UC Davis students in non-violent protest, where UC Davis Police…

Oakland Mayor Quan, Don’t Fire Anne Campbell Washington Over A Hug!

Now that Oakland Mayor Jean Quan did a good move in bring Anne Campbell Washington back to Oakland, this blogger has one request: don’t fire her for hugging someone who…

UC Berkeley Cops Jam Batons Into Protesters (Video)

This video from MilesMathews on YouTube is totally horrifying and shows UC Berkeley Police openly, and without physical provocation, jamming their batons into the stomachs and pelvic areas of both…

Warren Buffett vs Michael Arrington – Soak The Super Rich? Arrington’s Wrong

TechCrunch Founder and Editor, and friend, Michael Arrington, has weighed in on Warren Buffett’s op-ed in the New York Times Monday entitled Stop Coddling the Super-Rich. It’s a work worth…