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Moment of silence for Scalia at GOP debate

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Antonin Scalia's death jolts GOP debate

The sudden death of Supreme Court justice Antonin Scalia provided a rare moment of agreement among Republican presidential candidates before a debate here turned into the most bitter brawl of the cycle.

The candidates largely agreed that Scalia's…

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Warning Signs Up At Santa Barbara Beaches After Great White Sighting

The juvenile great white was spotted Thursday near the Sea Center at Stearns Wharf.

Cinema Vanguard Award Goes To Rooney Mara

Actress Rooney Mara Receives Award At Santa Barbara Film Festival

Rooney Mara wowed on the red carpet at the Arlington Theatre.

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Santa Maria Hosts Resource Fair For Farmworkers

El Dorado Berry Farms in Santa Barbara County recently closed down its operations in Santa Maria and Los Alamos laying off more than 650 farm workers.

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Local Rapper Makes Music Video to Promote Positive Message in Santa Maria

Jayke, a Lompoc rapper, has been creating music for years and now he's turning to residents in Santa Maria to spread a message of hope, unity and non-violence.

SMPD Meets With Listos Volunteers

Discussion continues community outreach to help end violence.

El Niño...Its Origins and Its Effects

Living in California, you'd be hard-pressed to find someone who hasn't heard of El Niño, but not everyone knows what is, or all the effects it can have around the globe.

Firefighters Battle Small Brush Fire Near Goleta Neighborhood

Santa Barbara County firefighters are on scene of a reported brush fire in the creek bed near the residential area of Armitos Avenue and S. Kellogg Avenue in Goleta.

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Santa Barbara Valentine's Day Ideas

Planning the perfect day or gift for Valentine's Day can be intimidating and stressful. We give you some tips and ideas around town.

Bruno Hauptmann mugshot, Lindbergh baby kidnapping

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On this day: February 13

Bruno Hauptmann is convicted in the Lindbergh baby case, France tests a nuclear weapon, and the last "Peanuts" comic strip runs, all on this day.

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Warning Signs Up At Santa Barbara Beaches After Great White Sighting

The juvenile great white was spotted Thursday near the Sea Center at Stearns Wharf.

Cinema Vanguard Award Goes To Rooney Mara

Actress Rooney Mara Receives Award At Santa Barbara Film Festival

Rooney Mara wowed on the red carpet at the Arlington Theatre.

Santa Maria Hosts Resource Fair For Farmworkers

El Dorado Berry Farms in Santa Barbara County recently closed down its operations in…

Local Rapper Makes Music Video to Promote Positive Message in Santa Maria

Jayke, a Lompoc rapper, has been creating music for years and now he's turning to…

SMPD Meets With Listos Volunteers

Discussion continues community outreach to help end violence.

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San Luis Obispo County

El Niño...Its Origins and Its Effects

Living in California, you'd be hard-pressed to find someone who hasn't heard of El…

Weekend Picks 2-12-16

Weekend Picks 2-12-16

Here's what is happening in your neighborhoods this weekend!

California Coastal Commission Fires its Executive Director

The future of California's Coastal Commission was on the line Wednesday night, as…

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United Blood Services Works to Keep Blood Donations Free of Zika Virus

United Blood Services has a third line of defense to safeguard the blood supply from…

Los Osos Fire Injures at Least One Person

One person suffered injuries from a house fire in the 600 block of Woodland Drive in…

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Burbank Man Killed in Motorcycle Crash on Highway 33

A motorcycle rider out of Burbank was killed Friday morning on state Route 33,…

CVS Armed Robbery in Ventura Leaves Two Employees Injured

Police in Ventura are looking for two suspects for the armed robbery of a CVS store…

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Downed Plane Off Ventura Coast Reports Unfounded

Ventura County Fire Department officials say that the downed plane reports were…

Weekend Picks 2-12-16

Weekend Picks 2-12-16

Here's what is happening in your neighborhoods this weekend!

Military Gear Stolen From Cars In Camarillo

Military Gear Stolen From Cars In Camarillo

Police in Camarillo are warning residents to lock up their cars and garages, after…

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Local Sports News

Local Group to Run in LA Marathon for Clean Water

Hitting a High Note: Former Country Music Star Teams Up with Local Group to Raise Money in LA Marathon

Susan Raye has joined her daughter's Santa Barbara-area team that is running in…

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CIF Bumps Dons Girls Basketball into Elite Open Division for Playoffs

All 16 teams in Open Division qualify for State Tournament.

Royals Whip Dos Pueblos

San Marcos Boys Basketball Locks Up Second Place in Channel League

The Royals took care of DP to finish 5-3 in league

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Signature Moment: Four Dons Headed to College to Continue Athletic Career

Beksa, Bigelow, Kelley and Peus all are moving to the next level.

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Tipline Investigation Takata Recall

Tipline Investigation: Takata Recall Tames A Mustang

The growing scandal involving Japanese airbag maker, Takata, may cost a Santa Paula…

Tipline Investigation Wild Uber Ride

Tipline Investigation: Wild Uber Ride

Had too much to drink? Call Uber and get home safe. But, what if the Uber driver is…

Tipline Investigation What s Really Inside

Tipline Investigation: What's Really Inside?

If you've ever bought a brand new iPhone, you know how exciting it is to unwrap the…

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Go Red For Women Day

Wear Red Today!

Today is Wear Red Day and join our news teams as we are wearing red to help raise…

Partners in Education Breakfast

Volunteers Honored at Partnership Breakfast

175,000 volunteer hours have been logged across Santa Barbara County supporting…

Expert Tax Advise From Local High School Students

High School Student Tax Preparers At It Again

The dreaded tax season is here, but some Santa Barbara High School students can…

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Health Headlines

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Hawaii signs emergency proclamation on Zika virus

The governor of Hawaii has signed an emergency proclamation regarding Zika and other…

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State offers solutions for upstate N.Y. water contamination

New York state is working to develop new long-term water sources for a small upstate…

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Michigan Legionnaires' deaths were preventable, official says

Residents of Flint, Michigan, began getting gravely ill and in some cases dying in…

Rio 2016 Olympic stadium

What threat does Zika pose to the Olympics?

Well before the Zika epidemic began in Brazil last year, Olympics organizers knew…

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Environment Headlines

California Coastal Commission Fires its Executive Director

The future of California's Coastal Commission was on the line Wednesday night, as…

GOLETA BEACH RAMPS

Rocky Goleta Beach Gets Sandy Ramps

Heavy equipment has been piling up sand in areas where Goleta Beach is missing a…

Fertilizer Spill Causes Major Traffic Delays for Oxnard Commuters

A fertilizer spill along Gonzales Road in the City of Oxnard Wednesday afternoon…

Ventura Harbor Closed

Dredging has Begun In Sandy Ventura Harbor

Dredging began Tuesday night in the Ventura Harbor.

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SMPD Meets With Listos Volunteers

Discussion continues community outreach to help end violence.

CVS Armed Robbery in Ventura Leaves Two Employees Injured

Police in Ventura are looking for two suspects for the armed robbery of a CVS store…

Two Guadalupe Men Arrested and Turned Over to ICE

The Santa Maria Police Department arrested 22-year-old Jose Santos Melendez, and 23-…

Military Gear Stolen From Cars In Camarillo

Military Gear Stolen From Cars In Camarillo

Police in Camarillo are warning residents to lock up their cars and garages, after…

UC Santa Barbara Police Chief Speaks Out about High Profile Rape Case Arrest

Two years after a violent rape on the UC Santa Barbara campus, an arrest has been…

Arrest Made in 2014 UCSB Rape Case

An arrest has been made in a 2014 rape case out of UC Santa Barbara.

The suspect, 21-…

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Safety Headlines

Local Rapper Makes Music Video to Promote Positive Message in Santa Maria

Jayke, a Lompoc rapper, has been creating music for years and now he's turning to…

SMPD Meets With Listos Volunteers

Discussion continues community outreach to help end violence.

Santa Maria Hires Youth Fitness Technician

Personal trainer looking to keep kids in shape and out of trouble.

SMJUHSD Board Affirms Simultaneous Graduation Day Ceremonies

Final appeal made by students, parents for staggered ceremonies.

Santa Maria Youth Gather Together Calling for Peace In The City

A group of teens gathered together on Sunday in Santa Maria to march for peace.

People in Santa Maria See Increase in Coyotes

Some residents in Santa Maria and Orcutt neighborhoods are seeing an increase in…

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