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Why US leads world in mass shootings

When a gunman opened fire Wednesday on two Virginia journalists and the woman they were interviewing on live TV, he was influenced by a long history of public mass killings throughout the country.

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Authorities Investigating Stabbing of Two Lompoc Family Members

A man and a woman were taken to the hospital in critical condition after being stabbed Wednesday night in an unincorporated area of Lompoc.

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Driver Killed in Vehicle Accident on U.S. 101 in Goleta

One person was killed in a two-vehicle accident on the U.S 101 southbound near the Los Carneros Road on ramp Wednesday afternoon.

Orcutt Woman Charged With Child Abduction

Michelle Gibbs surrenders in Mexico with two young daughters.

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Sheriff's Benevolent Posse Donates $35,000 To Bring Back D.A.R.E.

A strong push to return the Santa Barbara County Sheriff's D.A.R.E program back the south county after being absent for more than 10 years, may soon become a reality.

Possible Mountain Lion Sighting Near UCSB

A possible mountain lion sighting was reported near the UC Santa Barbara Campus, Wednesday.

HOT SANTA BARBARA WEATHER

Another Round of Heat Brings Unusually Uncomfortable Temperatures to the Coast

Another heat wave has hit the coastal areas, and temperatures in the 90's -usually something we see in the valleys, have come to  city's by the ocean.

UPDATE: Body of Paso Robles Man Discovered Following a House Fire

The body of a Paso Robles man was found inside his residence following a house fire Tuesday morning.

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Public Gets Front Row Seat to Rare Condor Chicks in Wild

A sight only a handful of biologists have ever seen is now available to the public. A newly installed webcam tucked away in the Sespe Wilderness near Fillmore shows the California condor and its chicks in their natural habitat.

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Timeline: Reporter and photographer killed on live TV

Authorities say a gunman shot three people, slaying a reporter and a photographer during a live shot, before shooting himself on Wednesday. Here is a timeline of what happened.

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Authorities Investigating Stabbing of Two Lompoc Family Members

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Orcutt Woman Charged With Child Abduction

Michelle Gibbs surrenders in Mexico with two young daughters.

Sheriff's Benevolent Posse Donates $35,000 To Bring Back D.A.R.E.

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Possible Mountain Lion Sighting Near UCSB

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UPDATE: Body of Paso Robles Man Discovered Following a House Fire

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Cuesta Fire at 2,446 Acres, Containment Now At 90%

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Two Men Sentenced to Prison in SLO Sex Trafficking Case

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Orcutt Woman Charged With Child Abduction

Michelle Gibbs surrenders in Mexico with two young daughters.

Public Gets Front Row Seat to Rare Condor Chicks in Wild

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El Rio Shooting Suspect Arrested

Authorities arrested 19-year-old Robert Grand of Oxnard after he allegedly…

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Sixth Bird Tests Positive for West Nile Virus in Ventura County

Six wild birds have tested positive for West Nile virus in Ventura County this…

Oxnard Homicide Suspect Arrested

Oxnard police arrested 22-year-old Jose Carlos Flores, a resident of Watsonville, in…

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The Chargers are experienced and talented heading into 2015

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Tommy Lasorda Speaks To Dallas Cowboys For The Second Straight Year

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Carpinteria Teens Paint Mural of City's 50th Anniversary Logo

Carpinteria teens have created a mural to celebrate the city’s 50th anniversary.

St Vincent s Santa Barbara Golf Tournament A Success

Annual Golf Fundraiser Brings in $125,000

Golfers teed off for a worthy cause Monday.

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Amputee groups and prosthetic makers are rallying against a Medicare proposal they…

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Another Round of Heat Brings Unusually Uncomfortable Temperatures to the Coast

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Possible Mountain Lion Sighting Near UCSB

A possible mountain lion sighting was reported near the UC Santa Barbara Campus,…

Santa Barbara County Invites Chumash to Talks on Controversial Land Plans

Supervisors form ad hoc subcommittee on Fee-to-Trust issues in SY Valley.

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Sixth Bird Tests Positive for West Nile Virus in Ventura County

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Santa Barbara County Board of Supervisors Pass Plastic Bag Ban Ordinance

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