TBS Today, Feb. 4

Today we're looking forward to checking out a Berkeley Historical Society talk on Patty Hearst from a journalist who’s been covering the story for decades.

Today's talk looks to be sold out but Andrew Gilbert has details over at Berkeleyside about a few other upcoming chances to hear about this fascinating story.

The kidnapping took place 50 years ago today.

In other news, don't miss our latest headlines.

UC Berkeley police warn of sexual battery near campus
Police said the assailant initially approached the victim at a business and tried to hug her, “but the victim and her friend walked away.”
Pair flees after vehicle theft attempt in Berkeley Hills
The getaway car hit a tree and fence before flipping on its side, community members said.
Teens arrested after $18,000 theft from Berkeley Lululemon
Both teenagers were ultimately released to their parents, Berkeley police said.

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