The California Highway Patrol (CHP) has released the name of the 29 year old Nipomo man killed during Wednesday morning's accident in Carpinteria in the northbound lanes of Highway 101.
An inmate in the Santa Barbara County Jail off Foster Road in Santa Maria recently found something that gave everyone in the jail quite a scare. That man was recently arrested, accused of being under the influence. So he spent the night in jail and woke up with a kink in his neck. He says he was wondering why his sleep was so uncomfortable - so he did a little searching - and found a gun in his mattress.
The three victims wounded in a shooting Wednesday afternoon were struck by bullets from a handgun, Capt. Garland Major of the Anderson County Sheriff's Office in South Carolina said. One student was hit in a leg and another student was struck in a foot. The teacher was wounded in a shoulder, Major said.
Shimon Peres, the Israeli elder statesman who shared a Nobel Prize for forging a peace deal between Israelis and Palestinians, has died. He served as a constant force for generations in Israeli politics.