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What is American Freedom Defense Initiative?

Its name paints an image of a group dedicated to protecting American ideals. But critics call it the opposite -- an intolerant hate group opposed to freedom of religion.

Now, with two gunmen killed outside one of its events, the American Freedom…

Document Dump Worries Santa Maria Coco's Workers

UPDATE: At the recently closed Coco's restaurant in Santa Maria, confidential employee files were tossed in a dumpster, prompting concerns from workers who lost their jobs, and now have concerns about identity theft.

Woman Stabs Victim With Pitchfork

Suspect Stabs Woman With Pitchfork In Goleta

A woman is behind bars after stabbing another woman with a pitchfork Sunday afternoon.

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Camarillo missing teen found

A 16-year-old Camarillo teen is missing.

New Rail Safety Rules Announced

DOT'S tougher regulations target oil trains

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Family Speaks Out After Goleta Man's Body And Car Found In Culvert

Cody West's body was found Friday morning near the northbound Los Carneros off-ramp in a drainage ditch, just blocks from his home.

Creationism Pulled from Arroyo Grande High School Curriculum

Nearly two weeks after the mother of an Arroyo Grande High School student filed a complaint of creationism being taught in her son's life science class, she is now sharing her side of the story with KEYT.

Rancheros Visitadores Ride Again

Rancheros Visitadores Ride Again To Support Breast Cancer Awareness

Cowboys saddled up in pink for their  85th annual ride in the Santa Ynez Valley.

School scam targets spanish speaking parents

Solicitation Scam Hits Spanish-Speaking Parents

Parents reached out to the Santa Barbara Unified School District after realizing they had been scammed.

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Notable deaths of 2015

Here is a list of some of the notable public figures, athletes, musicians and actors we've lost in 2015.

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Santa Barbara County

Document Dump Worries Santa Maria Coco's Workers

UPDATE: At the recently closed Coco's restaurant in Santa Maria, confidential…

Woman Stabs Victim With Pitchfork

Suspect Stabs Woman With Pitchfork In Goleta

A woman is behind bars after stabbing another woman with a pitchfork Sunday…

New Rail Safety Rules Announced

DOT'S tougher regulations target oil trains

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Family Speaks Out After Goleta Man's Body And Car Found In Culvert

Cody West's body was found Friday morning near the northbound Los Carneros off-ramp…

Rancheros Visitadores Ride Again

Rancheros Visitadores Ride Again To Support Breast Cancer Awareness

Cowboys saddled up in pink for their  85th annual ride in the Santa Ynez Valley.

School scam targets spanish speaking parents

Solicitation Scam Hits Spanish-Speaking Parents

Parents reached out to the Santa Barbara Unified School District after realizing…

May Day draw attention to struggling workers and other issue

May Day Coalition Members Rally Against Gentrification

May Day is more than an international workers day to activists on Santa Barbara's…

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Santa Barbara County Animal Shelters Celebrate 'Chihuahuas de Mayo'

In celebration of "Chihuahuas de Mayo," an event to shine the spotlight on those…

Silver Audi in Goleta Missing Man Case

Family and Friends Mourn Loss of Cody West After Vehicle and Body are Found

Family and friends of Cody West posted a note confirming his death after the…

Valley Pets Store in Buellton Goes Out of Business

The pet store garnered the anger of some area residents and animal activists in…

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San Luis Obispo County

New Rail Safety Rules Announced

DOT'S tougher regulations target oil trains

Creationism Pulled from Arroyo Grande High School Curriculum

Nearly two weeks after the mother of an Arroyo Grande High School student filed a…

Weekend Picks 5-1-15

Weekend Picks 05-05-15

Check out some of the fun events happening up and down the coast this weekend.

Tibetan Monks Creating Mandalas Across Central Coast

Several Tibetan monks have spent the last month promoting peace through religious…

Arroyo Grande Gas Pipes Pass Inspection

Southern California Gas tests pipelines in Arroyo Grande.

Arroyo Grande Gets New City Manager

A unanimous Arroyo Grande City Council emphatically approved the employment contract…

SLO City Firefighters Battle Vegetation Fire

San Luis Obispo City Fire crews are on scene of a vegetation fire that occurred…

SLO Business Owner Assaulted By Transient

San Luis Obispo Police responded to reports of a battery at a local business just…

Unattended Pressure Cooker Left Near San Luis Obispo Marathon Course

The San Luis Obispo County Bomb Task Force and San Luis Obispo Police responded to a…

Cal Poly Master Plan Update Online

University wants public access, input to 20-year plan

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Ventura County

Ventura Boxer Expects Business to be Affected by Mayweather-Pacquiao Fight

Boxing fans are excited to watch the Mayweather-Pacquiao fight; some are watching…

Weekend Picks 5-1-15

Weekend Picks 05-05-15

Check out some of the fun events happening up and down the coast this weekend.

Local Search Dogs Searching for Earthquake Victims in Nepal

Local Search Dogs Searching for Earthquake Victims in Nepal

Rescue teams from the National Search Dog Foundation in Ventura County search for…

Ventura Nepalese Community Raises Money for Nepal Earthquake Victims

The local Nepalese community is doing what it can to raise money for those impacted…

Deadly Oxnard Shooting, Victim Crashes Into Business

Oxnard police are investigating a deadly shooting that occurred early Thursday…

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UCSB vs UC Davis Sunday

No. 6 UCSB Sweeps UC Davis

Sophomore catcher Paddy O'Brien stroked a pinch-hit walk-off single into shallow…

Tate Celebrates Birthday with Win

Happy Birthday: UCSB's Dillon Tate Celebrates with a 3-2 Win

The Gauchos edge UC Davis 3-2 on Tate's 21st birthday.

Barry Leads SBCC in So Cal Regional Opener

Barry Tosses Shutout as SBCC wins So Cal Regional Opener

Sean Barry led the Vaqueros to a 5-0 win

Ventura Boxer Expects Business to be Affected by Mayweather-Pacquiao Fight

Boxing fans are excited to watch the Mayweather-Pacquiao fight; some are watching…

Lompoc Football a Lasting Tradition of Success

With a continued run of success through the decades, the Lompoc High School…

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NewsChannel 3 Investigates

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NewsChannel 3 Investigates: Guitar Man Strikes Wrong Chord with Customers

A Santa Barbara guitar company and its owner are striking the wrong chord with…

Tipline Investigation Craigslist Rental Scam

Tipline Investigation: Craigslist Scam Targets Desperate Renters

In this Tipline investigation we expose a rental scam that will have you doing a…

Tipline Run or Dye

Tipline Investigation: Charities Struggle with Run or Dye Broken Promises

Trouble is brewing for the company that puts on the popular Run or Dye events. …

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What's Right

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Community Comes Together To Honor Sgt. Wallace Dawson

After 64 years Sgt. Wallace Dawson, who was a prisoner of the Korean War has finally…

11 Year old Faith Gets Moment in Time

Teddy Bear Cancer Foundation Grants Moment in Time

The Teddy Bear Cancer foundation will host its inaugural Moments in Time fundraising…

More Than 500,000 Miles Donated To Grant Wishes of Sick Children

Wednesday was World Wish Day and we'd like to thank you for taking part in helping…

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Pit bull patient zero in Colorado plague case

A pit bull was at the heart of a rare plague outbreak in Colorado that left four…

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Missouri women question fate of 'dead' babies

An elderly St. Louis woman's emotional reunion with a daughter she thought died at…

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Want to be an optimist? Pick up these habits

Ever notice how some people just seemingly have a bright outlook on life -- even…

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Fighting Ebola with HIV drugs one step closer

A combination of three HIV drugs does a remarkably good job fighting Ebola in the…

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Irresistible News

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Obama gives 'superhero' fist bump

President Barack Obama doesn't stop very often when he walks out of the White House…

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"Star Wars Day": What to do on May 4

It's not just a pun.

"May the 4th be with you" is a full-fledged unofficial holiday,…

Lindsey Vonn announces split from Tiger Woods

Skier Lindsey Vonn announced Sunday that she and Tiger Woods are parting ways,…

Man thought pontiff's phone call was a hoax

Ill Italian man hangs up on pope -- twice

Good thing Pope Francis has a sense of humor. He called an Italian man Monday to…

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