The House approved a one-week extension of funding for the Department of Homeland Security, sending the proposal to the White House and avoiding a partial shutdown just hours before the Friday night deadline.
Santa Barbara Police have been at the scene of a homicide in an industrial area of the city since approximately 6:53 a.m. Tuesday when police officers, City firefighters and paramedics responded to the emergency call.
In a Thursday afternoon press briefing, Robert Sumwalt with the National Transportation Safety Board delivered new information from NTSB's preliminary investigation into Tuesday's Oxnard train derailment.
The Lucia Mar Teachers Association and the District participated in Fact Finding and mediation on Friday, February 27. Both parties worked into the evening but were unable to reach an agreement. The neutral Fact-finding Panel Chairperson called…