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Gunmen storm Kenya college; 30 hospitalized

Gunmen terrorized a Kenya university before dawn Thursday, firing indiscriminately and raiding students' dormitories.

At least 30 people were hospitalized from the attack at Garissa University College, most of them with gunshot wounds, the Kenyan…

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Local Residents React to Governor's Mandatory Water Restrictions

California Gov. Jerry Brown has ordered state officials to impose mandatory water restrictions for the first time in history

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Law Enforcement Gears Up For Deltopia Street Party

Law enforcement and UC Santa Barbara officials are gearing up for the Deltopia street party this weekend.

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What To Know While Filing Taxes

The deadline to file your taxes is two weeks away. April 15 taxes are due and a few things are different when filing this time around.

Toxic Substance Spill Shuts Down Oxnard Roads

Authorities are responding to a toxic substance spill on the 3900 block of Dodge Road and Pleasant Valley Road in Oxnard.

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Santa Maria Man Killed in Motorcycle Accident

A Santa Maria man was killed when he crashed his motorcycle into a car on the northbound side of U.S. 101 near the Spyglass Drive exit in Shell Beach. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

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Isla Vista Beach Closures Announced For 'Deltopia' Event

The Santa Barbara County Community Services Department announced that the beaches in Isla Vista will be closed to the public beginning this Saturday for 'Deltopia.'

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Santa Barbara Receives $12 Million in Electric Grid Improvements

Southern California Edison announced Wednesday that it will be making $12 million in grid improvements in downtown Santa Barbara and surrounding areas over the next two years as part of the infrastructure-investment projects that began earlier this…

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Santa Barbara County Fire Recruits Participate in Ventilation Training

Safety  is on the minds of firefighters every step of the way,  and on Tuesday, firefighter recruits  showed us how important ventilation training can be.

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On this day: April 2

Elvis heads north of the border, 10-year-old Tatum O'Neal strikes Oscar gold, Velcro hits the market, the MLB finds labor peace, and Pope John Paul II dies, all on this day.

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'Flame Sniffer' System Watches Over Drought Dry Hills in Santa Barbara County

An eye in the sky, attached to Edison power towers in Santa Barbara's Mission…

Law Enforcement Gears Up For Deltopia Street Party

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Isla Vista Beach Closures Announced For 'Deltopia' Event

The Santa Barbara County Community Services Department announced that the beaches in…

Santa Barbara Receives $12 Million in Electric Grid Improvements

Southern California Edison announced Wednesday that it will be making $12 million in…

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Santa Barbara County Fire Recruits Participate in Ventilation Training

Safety  is on the minds of firefighters every step of the way,  and on Tuesday,…

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Traffic Signs Installed At Dangerous Santa Barbara Intersection Ignored

The "No turn on red" signs were installed more than a year ago at De La Vina and…

UPDATE: Lompoc Man Dies After Being Thrown Off Bike

The California Highway Patrol said 34- year old Haden Farley was riding his Harley…

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Cesar Chavez Celebrated at Sanchez Elementary

Students at Sanchez Elementary School Celebrate Cesar Chavez Day

Teachers Collaborate On New Santa Maria Mural

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A Carpinteria Bank is Robbed, Suspects Arrested

Santa Barbara County Sheriff's deputies arrested two Los Angeles residents in…

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Santa Maria Man Killed in Motorcycle Accident

A Santa Maria man was killed when he crashed his motorcycle into a car on the…

Cal Poly Students Celebrate Cesar Chavez Day

Hundreds hit the beach on day off from classes.

Antique Trailer Stolen From Grover Beach Woman

A Grover Beach woman is asking for the public's help in tracking down her antique…

Second Juror Excused in UHaul Trial

Judge grants juror's request to attend to a family emergency out of state.

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Late Night Closures This Week for LOVR Traffic Relief Project

If you’re thinking of driving on Los Osos Valley Road (LOVR) later this week, be…

Paso Robles Saloon Employee Cited After Decoy Operation

Police identified 12 Paso Robles businesses that refused to sell alcohol to minors…

Nurses File Lawsuit Against SLO County Hospital

Eight nurses have filed a lawsuit against Twin Cities Community Hospital for rampant…

Armed Robbery at Payless Shoe Source in Paso Robles

Paso Robles police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred at the Payless…

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Paso Robles Vehicle Theft Suspect Caught On Camera

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

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

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Toxic Substance Spill Shuts Down Oxnard Roads

Authorities are responding to a toxic substance spill on the 3900 block of Dodge…

Sea Lion Pup Rescued From An Oxnard Industrial Plant

Channel Island Marine and Wildlife officials were called to New-Indy Containerboard…

UPDATE: Third accomplice in Oxnard Spa Killing Sentenced

An Oxnard man involved in the killing of a spa owner in Oxnard has been sentenced.

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Santa Barbara County Sees Increase in Tuberculosis Cases

Santa Barbara County Health Officials say they've seen a spike in tuberculosis cases…

Woman Shot and Killed By Oxnard Police Officer

Woman Killed in Oxnard Officer-Involved Shooting Identified

An officer-involved shooting in Oxnard early Saturday morning killed a 26-year-old…

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UCSB Softball Walks Off Twice in Sweep

The Gauchos are now 14-22 on the year.

Chenault, Davis Honored at Round Table

Hancock's Katie Chenault and Lompoc's Kameron Davis are honored as athletes of the…

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Tate Throws Another Gem but Gauchos Lose Big West Opener

Dillon Tate pitched a complete game but Long Beach State scored two unearned runs to…

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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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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…

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Prince Harry to start Australian army stint

As his military career winds down, Britain's Prince Harry is going to be spending…

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Newly released photos show one of Britain's largest medieval hospital burial grounds…

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Research could get stink out of body odor

Sweaty people around the world may one day sing the praises of scientists at the…

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Pols show how not to do April Fools' Day

On Wednesday, politicians were funny for a day. Well, they tried anyway.

Sure, some…

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David Letterman: 'This is not the Indiana I remember'

One of Indiana's most notable native sons, David Letterman, lampooned the state's…

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Bob Barker picks up the skinny mic at 'The Price Is Right'

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CBS to spin '60 Minutes' segments into movies

A news story that was featured on the CBS newsmagazine "60 Minutes" is the backbone…

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Cynthia Lennon, John's first wife, dies

Cynthia Lennon, who married John Lennon when he was a struggling musician and was…

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A Connecticut teen who has been forced to have chemotherapy to treat Hodgkin…

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5 health care workers complete Ebola monitoring

Five Americans who were monitored for three weeks at an Omaha, Nebraska, hospital…

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