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Astronaut to lift off on history-making mission

NASA astronaut Scott Kelly is preparing to leave Earth for a very long time -- and to make U.S. spaceflight history.

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Santa Ynez High School Student Died After Crosswalk Accident

The California Highway Patrol says a Santa Ynez teenager was hit and severely injured when she walked in front of a minivan.

Transients Living in Storage Units in Santa Maria

Vandals cut hole in storage unit and steal personal belongings.

Watch Out For Sneaker Waves While Enjoying Beach This Weeken

Watch Out For Sneaker Waves While Enjoying Beach This Weekend

The National Weather Service reports south-facing beaches along Southwest California will be experiencing sneaker waves and strong rip currents from Friday to Sunday.

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Lincoln Look-A-Like Visits Library

The Solvang branch of the Santa Barbara Public Library System hosted an event called, "Lincoln, Race, and Politics: A Look Back with John Voehl as Lincoln Himself."

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John Rodrigues Talks About Dyslexia Success

John Rodrigues shared his inspiring story about struggling in school with dyslexia and ADHD.

Plaque Commemorates Royal Visit To El Presidio

The Santa Barbara Trust for Historic Preservation held a ceremony to unveil the Prince's Plaque at El Presidio de Santa Bárbara State Historic Park on Thursday.

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Sex Offender Ruling Changes Living Arrangements

Some registered sex offenders will be able to live by schools and parks under a new court ruling.

Paso Robles Vehicle Theft Suspect Caught On Camera

Residential video surveillance discovered an attempted vehicle-theft suspect in Paso Robles early Thursday morning.

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Twitter reacts to Indiana "religious freedoms" bill

Notable names on Twitter -- including celebrities, athletes and politicians -- are pushing back against an Indiana law that allows businesses to refuse service gay people on religious grounds. Click on to see who's making social media waves.

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Santa Barbara County

Santa Ynez High School Student Died After Crosswalk Accident

The California Highway Patrol says a Santa Ynez teenager was hit and severely…

Watch Out For Sneaker Waves While Enjoying Beach This Weeken

Watch Out For Sneaker Waves While Enjoying Beach This Weekend

The National Weather Service reports south-facing beaches along Southwest California…

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Lincoln Look-A-Like Visits Library

The Solvang branch of the Santa Barbara Public Library System hosted an event called…

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John Rodrigues Talks About Dyslexia Success

John Rodrigues shared his inspiring story about struggling in school with dyslexia…

Plaque Commemorates Royal Visit To El Presidio

The Santa Barbara Trust for Historic Preservation held a ceremony to unveil the…

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Sex Offender Ruling Changes Living Arrangements

Some registered sex offenders will be able to live by schools and parks under a new…

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Some Goleta Residents Will Receive Parking Passes for Deltopia Weekend

Some Goleta residents will be receiving parking passes soon to make sure they can…

Water Pipeline to Nipomo Nears Completion

First shipment of water in the $14 million dollar pipeline from Santa Maria will…

Santa Barbara Police Department Releases Latest Crime Stats

Attached is a summary of response times and recent crime data for the City of Santa…

David Crosby 911 Tape After Hitting Jogger

Singer David Crosby's 911 Call After Hitting Jogger

NewsChannel 3 has obtained audio of singer David Crosby's call to 911 moments after…

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San Luis Obispo County

Paso Robles Vehicle Theft Suspect Caught On Camera

Residential video surveillance discovered an attempted vehicle-theft suspect in Paso…

Water Pipeline to Nipomo Nears Completion

First shipment of water in the $14 million dollar pipeline from Santa Maria will…

Lucia Mar Teachers Reject District's Offer; Still Fight For 10 Percent Pay Raise

After hours of mediation, Lucia Mar School District teachers did not get what they…

Blowing Dust Impacting Nipomo Area

NEWS RELEASE - The San Luis Obispo (SLO) County Air Pollution Control District (…

Grover Beach Police Starts a Foot Patrol Program

The Grover Beach Police Department has stated a Foot Patrol program for West Grand…

Lucia Mar Teachers and District Prepare for Second Mediation

Teachers could legally call a strike very soon at Lucia Mar and some parents say…

Paso Robles Fatal Accident

SLO County Collision Kills 2 People, CHP Releases Victims' Names

Two men from the San Joaquin Valley town of Shafter were killed Monday morning in a…

Meredith s Weekend Picks 3-20-15

Weekend Picks 03-20-15

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

Road Pavement Delays Nipomo Traffic

Expect delays through parts of Nipomo Monday and Tuesday for road pavement.

SLO Police Searching For Violent Convicted Sex Offender

A convicted sex offender is on the loose, and police believe he may be in the San…

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Watch Out For Sneaker Waves While Enjoying Beach This Weeken

Watch Out For Sneaker Waves While Enjoying Beach This Weekend

The National Weather Service reports south-facing beaches along Southwest California…

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John Rodrigues Talks About Dyslexia Success

John Rodrigues shared his inspiring story about struggling in school with dyslexia…

13,000 Prescription Pills And 13 Guns Seized In Oxnard

A total of 13 guns and about 13,000 prescription pills 13 were seized from an…

U.S. Navy to Restore Limited Public Access to San Miguel Island

The U.S. Navy announced on Wednesday that its initial risk assessment of San Miguel…

Dangerous Drug Spice Gaining Popularity in High Schools

Dangerous Drug 'Spice' Gaining Popularity at Ventura County High Schools

The Ventura County Sheriff’s Department is warning teens and parents about a…

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Local Sports News

Westmont Hoops Back Home After Historic Run in Tournament

Welcome Back! Westmont Hoops Back on Campus After Historic Tournament Run

Westmont College men's basketball played for a National Championship for the first…

Mitchell Removed as Head Coach of the Gauchos

UCSB Parts Ways with Carlene Mitchell

The Gauchos will not bring back head coach Carlene Mitchell for her final season.

Dons Baseball Drop Fourth Straight Game

SB Baseball Lose 4th Straight Game, 3-2 to Oxnard

The Dons can't hold onto one run lead

Poor Shooting Dooms Warriors in NAIA Championship Game

Westmont made just six 3-pointers in 32 attempts as they lost to Dalton State of…

Westmont Women Fall in NAIA Semifinals to Oklahoma City

The Warriors lost 77-57 to finish the year 27-7.

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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…

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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. …

Santa Barbara City Council Agrees to ZIR Changes

The Santa Barbara City Council is moving ahead with changes to its Zoning…

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RESTAURANT FUNDRAISER FOR JACOB

Fundraiser for Burned Boy Brings in $1000.

A spur-of-the-moment fundraiser by Pascucci restaurant in Santa Barbara has raised…

Santa Maria Students Raise Funds For LLS Patients

More than 50 ASB students from Santa Maria High School raised $3,737.15 during their…

March Madness Tournament Starts Today

Boys and Girls Club March Madness

It's March Madness fever at the Boys and Girls Club of Santa Barbara this weekend!

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Would pilotless planes make sense?

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Astronaut to lift off on history-making mission

NASA astronaut Scott Kelly is preparing to leave Earth for a very long time -- and…

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Police: 2 missing in New York explosion

Two people remain unaccounted for following an explosion Thursday at a building in…

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Yemen: Residents fear worst is yet to come

Sanaa, the bustling capital of Yemen, has turned into a ghost town. Hundreds of…

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Futuristic bed locks the door, brews coffee

Heat up the bed, lock the door, turn off the lights, and brew coffee in the morning.…

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Gene Simmons, WWE team up for horror movies

With his KISS makeup on, frontman Gene Simmons always looked a little scary. So…

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Uber driver: Customer punches him, says “Go back to slavery”

An Uber driver in Atlanta says a passenger punched him in the face, used racial…

Police: Road-rage driver repeatedly slams Audi into Toyota

Surveillance cameras captured a Chicago road-rage incident in which a man repeatedly…

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'Family Matters' star jailed over child support

On "Family Matters" we knew him as Eddie Winslow. This week, as inmate 402282.

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Gene Simmons, WWE team up for horror movies

With his KISS makeup on, frontman Gene Simmons always looked a little scary. So…

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'Downton Abbey' will end next season

Get out your lace hankies and prepare to sob quietly.

"Downton Abbey," the cultural…

Sam Taylor-Johnson, Fifty Shades of Grey director

'Fifty Shades' director: I'm not doing sequel

The "Fifty Shades" series will have to handcuff a new director.

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Health Headlines

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An ingredient to a long life, in your cereal

There's good news for those of you who wake up to a bowl of cereal every morning,…

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Is California wine safe to drink?

A lawsuit that's causing panic among drinkers of some California wine starts with a…

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Your iPhone could help lower medical bills

Your iPhone could save you time and money at the doctor's office. At least that's…

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Middle East struggles with obesity epidemic

In a video seen around the world, a Saudi Arabian man weighing some 600 kilograms…

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