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6 Berkeley stories you won’t want to miss

Berkeley City College evacuated students and staff on Tuesday July 15 due to power outages. Photo: Tracey Taylor 1. Berkeley teen, recent...

If What They’re Saying Sounds Radical To You, It’s Exactly Why Their Words Exist

The pressures and judgments placed on women to look or act a certain way in society are so frigging exhausting, it can feel impossible to...

Washington state just lopped up to $2,500 off the cost of solar panels. Here’s how.

Steve Jurvetson All new technology, no matter how innovative, arrives in a world of pre-existing laws and regulations. But not all...

Whole Foods will bring you groceries by bike

[embedded content] OK, I’ll admit right off the bat that I wasn’t so excited when my editors suggested I write about Whole Foods making...

Road Trip Pic of the Day, 7/19/14: What is this?

If you know what this is and where it is located, you could be eligible to win a prize in the CNET Road Trip Picture of the Day contest....

Photo: Mariposa lily opens its perfect petals

The Mariposa lily belongs to the genus Calochortus, which is derived from the Greek words for “beautiful grass.” Latest Items from...

Quick tip: Add events to Google Calendar via the search box

When you want to create a new event on Google Calendar from your phone, you can use the Google Search app to listen to your voice commands....

Human Head Discovered in Area Where Other Severed Body Parts Were Found

Rob Kim/Getty Images NBC New York reports that the horrifying find happened on Thursday evening, in the same Hempstead neighborhood where...

Why 46,000 People in Prison for Drugs May Get Out Early

Bertrand Guay/Getty Images In a move to address the absurdly overcrowded American prison system, where about half of those locked up are in...

Toronto woman faces 97 charges in passport fraud scheme

A former federal government employee is facing nearly 100 charges in connection with an alleged scheme to produce and possibly sell...