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Unemployment rate falls to seven-year low

The winter weather didn't cool the job market in February.

The U.S. economy added 295,000 jobs in February, which crushed expectations. That beat the estimate from CNNMoney's survey of economists, who predicted 235,000 job gains.

February's job…

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California Lawmakers Propose $2 Tobacco Tax Hike

Buying a pack of cigarettes could soon take more money out of your wallet and that's because California lawmarkers are proposing a $2 a pack tax increase.

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Local Astronomers Contribute To Galaxy-Breaking Supernova Research

The Hubble Space Telescope helped an international group of astronomers watch an exploding star, or supernova, blow up over and over again.

SANTA BARBARA WATER RATES

New Water Well Project in Downtown Santa Barbara Park Rapidly Underway

Santa Barbara water officials knew its downtown  well in Alameda Park was old and no longer useful. Repairs, however, have been stepped up because of the dire drought conditions facing the area.

Tri-Athlete Cyclist Struck By Vehicle In Buellton

A tri-athlete on a training ride was struck by a Honda Civic on Highway 1. 

Whale-saving And Pollution-reduction Program Is A Success

A pilot program requiring cargo ships to slow their pace through the Santa Barbara Channel has been working.

LOS ARROYOS ROLLBACK

Los Arroyos Celebrates 16 Years in Santa Barbara With 1999 Prices

Once a 12-seat restaurant in Santa Barbara, Los Arroyos now has four locations in California and Nevada as it celebrates its 16th year.  For three days, several menu items have 1999 prices as a "thank you" by the owner to the customers.

B-29 Bomber Comes to Camarillo Airport

Vintage World War II-era planes are on display and making commemorative flights.  The highlight of the show is the B-29 bomber Superfortress “FIFI”.  It is the only B-29 bomber still flying anywhere in the world.

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Americans love beer, and they like it light, fizzy and (mostly) American-made. Take a look at the top 10 most popular beers in the U.S. for the year 2013, according to VinePair.

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Santa Barbara County

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Cigarettes in store

California Lawmakers Propose $2 Tobacco Tax Hike

Buying a pack of cigarettes could soon take more money out of your wallet and that's…

UCSB Supernova

Local Astronomers Contribute To Galaxy-Breaking Supernova Research

The Hubble Space Telescope helped an international group of astronomers watch an…

SANTA BARBARA WATER RATES

New Water Well Project in Downtown Santa Barbara Park Rapidly Underway

Santa Barbara water officials knew its downtown  well in Alameda Park was old and no…

Tri-Athlete Cyclist Struck By Vehicle In Buellton

A tri-athlete on a training ride was struck by a Honda Civic on Highway 1. 

Whale-saving And Pollution-reduction Program Is A Success

A pilot program requiring cargo ships to slow their pace through the Santa Barbara…

LOS ARROYOS ROLLBACK

Los Arroyos Celebrates 16 Years in Santa Barbara With 1999 Prices

Once a 12-seat restaurant in Santa Barbara, Los Arroyos now has four locations in…

Week 8: Santa Maria Ibarra Murder Trial

Anthony "AJ" Solis testified he is not a gang member and knew victim Anthony Ibarra…

Santa Maria Bonita School Board Votes on New Boundary Changes

The Santa Maria Bonita school board voted on new boundaries for the upcoming year.

Orcutt Man Arrested for Sex With Minor

A Software Analyst working for a contractor out of Vandenberg Air Force was arrested…

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Santa Barbara County Reports School-Related Chickenpox

Santa Barbara County health officials say there have been five confirmed cases of…

Lumber Liquidators Investigation fallout

Imported Laminate May Be Bad For Health

Lumber Liquidators could soon face a federal probe into its sale of imported…

Central Coast Cities Have Best Commutes In California

Central Coast cities rank among the top commuter cities across the state of…

Drought And Disease Lead To Pine-Tree Burn

Pine trees have been suffering from an incurable fungus disease, generating…

San Luis Obispo Sheriff’s Office Unveils Newest Crime Fighting Weapon

On  land, in the air, and now by sea,  The San Luis Obispo Sounty sheriff's office…

San Luis Obispo County Sees Rise in Concealed Weapons Applications

Applications for concealed weapons licenses are shooting up in San Luis Obispo…

Former Lucia Mar Teacher Switched Districts To Get More Money

A former Lucia Mar Unified School District (LMUSD) teacher said she switched…

San Luis Obispo Food Bank Coalition Warehouses Could Consolidate

The shutdown of two food bank warehouses in San Luis Obispo County,  have some…

Camp Hapitok Cancels 2015 Summer Session

For the first time in 44 years, Camp Hapitok will not run their annual 4-week long…

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B-29 Bomber Comes to Camarillo Airport

Vintage World War II-era planes are on display and making commemorative flights. …

Lumber Liquidators Investigation fallout

Imported Laminate May Be Bad For Health

Lumber Liquidators could soon face a federal probe into its sale of imported…

Ventura Police Dog Receives Bulletproof Vest

Rover, the Ventura Police Department K-9, received a bulletproof vest from the…

Camarillo 'Hot Prowl' Burglary Suspect Arrested

Camarillo Investigations Bureau detectives, along with the Special Enforcement Unit,…

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Westmont Wins GSAC Tournament Opener

Carlin Leads Warriors Basketball Into GSAC Semifinals

Senior Daniel Carlin poured in a team-high 29 points as Westmont College beat The…

Carlene Mitchell Discusses Future After Another Loss

UCSB Drops to 2-26, Carlene Mitchell Answers Questions About Future

Gauchos Head Coach Carlene Mitchell spoke to Mike Klan after UCSB's final home game…

Melgoza Dons Lose Heartbreaker to Redondo Union

Melgoza & Dons Lose a Heartbreaker in CIF Division 2AA Semifinal

Despite a game-high 26 points from Amber Melgoza Santa Barbara lost 59-54 to…

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Offense Goes Wild as UCSB Scores 98 Points in Hawaii

The Gauchos scored a season-high 98 points as they won in Hawaii 98-90.

Dons Rally Falls Short at Redlands

Dons Boys Basketball Lose in CIF Semifinals as Rally Comes Up Short

Santa Barbara could not quite erase a 15 point fourth quarter deficit and lost 61-58…

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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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Central Coast Cities Have Best Commutes In California

Central Coast cities rank among the top commuter cities across the state of…

Santa Barbara Boys & Girls Club Receives Donation From 7-Eleven

In another example of 'What's Right in Your Community,' the Boys and Girls Club of…

Waze Navigation To Receive Amber Alert Notifications

The Waze navigation smartphone application will now be receiving Amber Alert…

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Police: Man uses neighbors' credit card to 'treat' them

A Florida man who offered to take his neighbors to an NFL game paid for the tickets…

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ISIS bulldozes site of ancient city of Nimrud

ISIS has again destroyed cultural treasures, this time bulldozing the site of the…

Job fair

Unemployment rate falls to seven-year low

The winter weather didn't cool the job market in February.

The U.S. economy added…

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#thedress raises domestic violence awareness

The Salvation Army in South Africa is using #thedress to spread a different kind of…

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Japanese cafe serves a whole frog burger

What did the frog order with its burger? French flies and a diet Croak.

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Police: Man uses neighbors' credit card to 'treat' them

A Florida man who offered to take his neighbors to an NFL game paid for the tickets…

'Alcoholic' bears in Russia may head to rehab

Two bears in Sochi, Russia, have apparently become addicted to alcohol from living…

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Generous kidney donor triggers 6 transplants

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Louis C.K. not laughing over judge's pension ruling

Louis C.K.'s fans know him as a stand-up comic and star of his own comedy series,…

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Glenn Beck's top execs quit to form digital media startup

Glenn Beck's top two lieutenants have left Beck's Internet and television channel,…

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'Daily Show' Samantha Bee gets own show on TBS

Scratch Samantha Bee off the list of potential replacements for Jon Stewart.

TBS,…

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HBO without cable will reportedly cost $15 a month

HBO without the rest of cable's trappings. We knew it was coming, we just didn't…

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Generous kidney donor triggers 6 transplants

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Coffee is now a health food: Myth or fact?

Myth or fact? Coffee is good for you.

Cigarettes in store

California Lawmakers Propose $2 Tobacco Tax Hike

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Santa Barbara County Reports School-Related Chickenpox

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