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Baltimore riot response called a 'disaster'

A "disaster." A failure to confront "thugs." A failure to prepare despite plenty of warning.

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Peter D Orazio s Widow Talks About Murder Case

Peter D'Orazio's Widow Pinpoints Suspect In Husband's Murder

A new team of investigators is looking into the nearly three-year-old murder case of Peter D'Orazio, a 55-year-old man who went missing from Goleta in September of 2012. His widow, Caron, believes she knows exactly who killed him.

Bill to allow community colleges

State Senate Bill Deals With Off-Campus Crime

University of California and California State campuses have the authority to expel or suspend students guilty of off-campus sexual offenses, but the same can't be said for community colleges.

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Leader of Oxnard Gang and Mexican Mafia Associate Sentenced to Life without Parole in Federal Prison for Drug and Gun Offenses

The leader of the Oxnard-based Colonia Chiques street gang was sentenced this afternoon to life without parole in federal prison.

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2.5 Hour Stand-off in Santa Maria

Man tried to break into family member's home, as well as egg police to shoot him.

Drilling Deeper For Water Amid Drought

The drought is keeping local drilling companies busy called out to drill drying up water wells deeper.

Elderly Woman Found Dead in Montecito House Fire

The Montecito Fire Protection District says an elderly woman was found dead near a doorway this morning in a home that caught fire.

Orcutt's Biggest Oil Gusher Ever

Oil is a big story in the Santa Maria Valley, but it is by no means a new story. Drilling has been going on in the Orcutt Hills for more than 100 years. It was in 1904 when the man who the town would be named for hit upon the biggest gusher anyone…

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Celebrities tweet for peace in Baltimore

Numerous celebrities are calling for peace in Baltimore after fires and rioting rocked the city. Click through to see what some notable celebs are saying.

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Peter D Orazio s Widow Talks About Murder Case

Peter D'Orazio's Widow Pinpoints Suspect In Husband's Murder

A new team of investigators is looking into the nearly three-year-old murder case of…

Bill to allow community colleges

State Senate Bill Deals With Off-Campus Crime

University of California and California State campuses have the authority to expel…

Juan Angel Salinas Pena

2.5 Hour Stand-off in Santa Maria

Man tried to break into family member's home, as well as egg police to shoot him.

Drilling Deeper For Water Amid Drought

The drought is keeping local drilling companies busy called out to drill drying up…

Elderly Woman Found Dead in Montecito House Fire

The Montecito Fire Protection District says an elderly woman was found dead near a…

Orcutt's Biggest Oil Gusher Ever

Oil is a big story in the Santa Maria Valley, but it is by no means a new story.…

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Santa Barbara Search Dog, Handler Headed To Nepal

Eric Gray, a Santa Barbara County firefighter, and his canine Riley are among the…

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Grape Vines Hanging on Despite the Drought

The wine grape harvest is expected to be solid this year despite the challenges…

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Mulch Fire in Montecito Threatens Home in High Winds

An unusual landscaping fire in high winds was stopped by an aggressive response from…

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San Luis Obispo County

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Unattended Pressure Cooker Left Near San Luis Obispo Marathon Course

The San Luis Obispo County Bomb Task Force and San Luis Obispo Police responded to a…

Cal Poly Master Plan Update Online

University wants public access, input to 20-year plan

Creationism Pulled from Arroyo Grande High School Curriculum

The Lucia Mar Unified School District is investigating claims that an Arroyo Grande…

Pismo Beach Police Dispatchers Use Treadmill While At Work

The Pismo Beach Police Department is allowing its dispatchers to maintain their…

Grover Beach Police Carves Stronger Social Media Presence

A nationwide survey shows more than 90 percent of law enforcement agencies use some…

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San Luis Obispo Home Fire Turns Fatal

A San Luis Obispo resident has died following a fire that broke out inside a home at…

UPDATE: Missing Grover Beach Man Found

The Grover Beach Police Department confirmed that Kenneth Vernon LaBarr, 51, has…

Morro Bay Police Investigating Strong Arm Robbery

Morro Bay Police are investigating a strong arm robbery that took place near Main…

Oceano Community Services District Board Approves Water Rate Increase

Its a drought dilemma for water districts and purveyors on the Central Coast.

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Rollover Accident in Oxnard

Four people are sent to the hospital, including one child.

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Santa Barbara Search Dog, Handler Headed To Nepal

Eric Gray, a Santa Barbara County firefighter, and his canine Riley are among the…

Oxnard Police Seek Public's Help to Bring Killer To Justice

A killer remains on the loose one year after the murder of 78-year-old Ruben Alfaro…

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How Low Can You Go? UCSB Baseball Leads Nation with 2.12 Earned Run Average

All 4 Gauchos starters have a winning record and a sub 2.50 ERA

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Lorenzo Booker Makes His Predictions On The NFL Draft

Former NFL player Lorenzo Booker breaks down the first round of the NFL Draft.

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Dos Pueblos Rallies in Sixth Inning to Beat Dons

The Chargers go 2-1 against Santa Barbara this year

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BonnieBall Arrives at UCSB as Gauchos Hire New Head Women's Basketball Coach

Bonnie Henrickson is introduced at press conference.

Bishop Baseball Edges Carpinteria 3-1

Freshman Goodwin Pitches Complete Game as Cards Beat Warriors

Will Goodwin leads Bishop Diego past Carpinteria

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NewsChannel 3 Investigates: Guitar Man Strikes Wrong Chord with Customers

A Santa Barbara guitar company and its owner are striking the wrong chord with…

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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. …

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Goleta Women Crochet For Local Charities

Fifty women from Goleta and Santa Barbara gather weekly to crochet and knit items…

Legally Blonde The Music This Weekend at Dos Pueblos

Musical Version of Legally Blonde Performed This Weekend

Are you a fan of Legally Blonde?
Students at Dos Pueblos High School are bringing it…

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Baltimore riots: Cleanup, security enhanced

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How to donate to Nepal anonymously (and avoid spam)

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'Wire' creator on riots: 'Go home. Please'

David Simon, the creator of the HBO drama "The Wire" -- one of the most well-known…

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CVS got employees out of store just before looting, fire

As Baltimore protests over police conduct turned violent Monday, CVS closed a…

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Tyson to phase out antibiotics in chicken

Tyson Foods on Tuesday became the latest chicken company to begin phasing out…

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Reporter botches Apple Watch demo

A technology reporter demonstrating the Apple Watch accidentally bought an Xbox One…

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Ducklings in distress? There's an app for that

Cute little ducks in danger? There's an app for that.

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'Wire' creator on riots: 'Go home. Please'

David Simon, the creator of the HBO drama "The Wire" -- one of the most well-known…

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Jayne Meadows, wife of Steve Allen, dies at 95

Jayne Meadows, widow of talk show host Steve Allen, died Sunday of natural causes in…

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Bruce Jenner's series: What we hope to see

With the announcement that E! will air a new documentary series this summer about…

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Daytime Emmy Awards: 'Days,' 'Y&R' in a tie

The stars came out Sunday evening in Burbank, California, to attend the 42nd Daytime…

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Conn. teen forced to have chemo heads home

A 17-year-old teen who has been living at Connecticut Children's Medical Center…

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Hawaii may raise smoking age to 21

Hawaii is poised to become the first state in the nation to prohibit the sale of…

Health Department Releases Update On Santa Barbara Doctor Investigation

As the Santa Barbara County Health Department continues its investigation into Dr.…

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Study: Nearly half of Ph.D students depressed

Graduate students are feeling grim about their job prospects.

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