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Berkeley recovers after violent protest against Milo Yiannopoulos

A peaceful protest organized by students in response to Yiannopoulos’ speaking event was interrupted by about 150 outside agitators who destroyed campus and city property, prompting the University of California Police Department to cancel the event about 6 p.m. Many students and campus administrators expressed disappointment over the escalation of violence, emphasizing that damage caused by outside groups was not affiliated with the student protest.
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Pedestrian hit by car on Piedmont Avenue north of Haste Street

A 20-year-old male pedestrian was hit by a car on Piedmont Avenue north of Haste Street about 8:00 p.m. Wednesday night. The victim was transported via ambulance to Highland Hospital after sustaining cuts on his head and abrasions on his hands, according to Berkeley Police Department spokesperson Officer Byron White. He
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