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The real story behind Santa Claus

Don't tell the kids, but we've got Santa Claus all wrong.

Man Is 66-Year Old Mauricio Cardenas

Law Enforcement Officers Say It Was Too Dark To See Senior Citizen

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Wolf's Head Men's Clothing Opens in Santa Barbara With Unique Product Lines

Wolf's Head men's clothing has opened in Santa Barbara in a downtown location that brings unique products, rare-hard to find clothing lines, and a barber chair for instant grooming.

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One Person Dead in Santa Maria Shooting

Santa Maria Police have confirmed a homicide that happened on the 1000 block of West Morrison in Santa Maria early Monday morning.

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High Surf and King Tides Bring Dangerous Waves to Central Coast

Big waves are making an appearance along the Central Coast.  The large waves are a combination of high surf and king tides.

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Santa Visits Young Patients At Cottage Hospital

Some of the youngest patients at Cottage Hospital got a surprise visit from Old Saint Nick Monday morning in their hospital rooms.

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Bizarre Santa Barbara Car Accident Injures One Person

In one of the strangest car accidents to happen in Santa Barbara, a white pickup truck slammed head-on into the back of another pickup lifting it above the culprit vehicle. See photo.

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Tortured Coyote Released Back Into The Wild

A tortured coyote is rehabilitated and back in the wild.

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Egg Prices Could be on the Rise

Scrambling your eggs or whipping them into eggnog may soon become more expensive to do.

2014 entertainment- Joan Rivers dies at 81

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Top entertainment stories of 2014

Now that 2014 is almost over, take a look back at some of the year's top entertainment stories, from scandals and deaths to celebrity weddings.

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Santa Barbara County

WOLF SHEAD OPENS

Wolf's Head Men's Clothing Opens in Santa Barbara With Unique Product Lines

Wolf's Head men's clothing has opened in Santa Barbara in a downtown location that…

One Person Dead in Santa Maria Shooting

Santa Maria Police have confirmed a homicide that happened on the 1000 block of West…

Santa Visits Young Patients At Cottage Hospital

Some of the youngest patients at Cottage Hospital got a surprise visit from Old…

Bizarre Santa Barbara Car Accident Injures One Person

In one of the strangest car accidents to happen in Santa Barbara, a white pickup…

Coyote Released

Tortured Coyote Released Back Into The Wild

A tortured coyote is rehabilitated and back in the wild.

Man Suffers Burns in Santa Barbara Gas Line Fire

A construction worker suffered significant burns to his arms with possible facial…

Laundromat Fire Burns Dryer, Clothes Near Goleta

A laundromat in Goleta had to be evacuated after a clothes dryer caught fire.

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Two Local Police Organizations Get Financial Boost During Holidays

Montecito Motor Classic Committee presents $100,000 check to SB Police Foundation…

Lakey Peterson Leadbetter Classic Surf Competition

Local Professional Surfer Hosts Inaugural Surf Competition at Leadbetter Beach

Young surfers swarm the beach to compete in Lakey Peterson Leadbetter Classic surf…

Lompoc Appoints 5th City Council Member

Lompoc Appoints 5th City Council Member

James Mosby has been sworn in as the newest member of the Lompoc City Council at a…

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San Luis Obispo County

Man Is 66-Year Old Mauricio Cardenas

Law Enforcement Officers Say It Was Too Dark To See Senior Citizen

Man Steals ATM in Paso Robles Burglary

Paso Robles Police are investigating a burglary that happened early Friday morning…

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Weather Creates Airport Hassle For Holiday Travelers

Low cloudcover in San Francisco put some passengers flying out of San Luis Obispo…

DUI Checkpoints Planned Across Central Coast

Its the season to be jolly and have a cup of cheer.

Central Coast Weekend Picks 12-19-14

Here is a look at some holiday events on the Central Coast this weekend.

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Fun Things for You This Weekend!

Lot of fun events are going on in your neighborhoods this weekend.  First Alert…

Atascadero Family Loses Home in Fire

Esther DeVries came home this past weekend to a lot of damage from a fire.

Merchants Battle Holiday Season Shoplifters

San Luis Obispo Police are looking for a young woman caught allegedly shoplifting by…

Five Cities Residents Without Power

More than 5,000 PG&E customers were left without power in the Five Cities area…

Rain Brings Smiles and Hope to Arroyo Grande Ranchers

Rain Brings Smiles and Hope to Arroyo Grande Ranchers

In Arroyo Grande, Stuart Bartleson hasn’t had to irrigate in 10 days and says there…

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High Surf and King Tides Bring Dangerous Waves to Central Coast

Big waves are making an appearance along the Central Coast.  The large waves are a…

Skincare closed leaves customers feeling ripped off

Out-Of-Business Skincare Company Accused Of Ripping Off Customers

Lindsay Cullom paid months in advance for laser skin removal before her May wedding…

Packer Pleads Guilty

Packer Admits Killing Faria Beach Family

The man accused of killing a Faria Beach husband and wife and their unborn child…

DUI Checkpoints Planned Across Central Coast

Its the season to be jolly and have a cup of cheer.

Meredith s Weekend Picks 12-19

Fun Things for You This Weekend!

Lot of fun events are going on in your neighborhoods this weekend.  First Alert…

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Local Sports Roundup Friday Night

Local Sports Roundup: UCSB Hoop Highlights Plus TOC & Carp Cage Classic Action

UCSB men's hoops win but the Gaucho women fall to 0-10. The Tournament of Champions…

Santa Maria Boxer Nearing Spot On U.S. Olympic Team

Santa Maria High School senior Carlos Balderas is just a few fights away from…

Royals Top Dons in Girls Water Polo

Balanced Attack Helps Royals Beat Dons in H2O

Three Royals Players scored three goals apiece in San Marcos' 13-7 victory.

Melgoza Leads Dons to 8-0 Start

Melgoza Scores 27 as Dons Stay Perfect

Junior Amber Melgoza led Santa Barbara High School to a 54-40 win over Camarillo.

Interim Tag Removed: JT Stone is Head Football Coach of Dons Football

JT Stone has been selected to be the head football coach at Santa Barbara High…

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Run or Dye Event Cancelled Under Cloud of Suspicion

The Run or Dye event scheduled for Ventura this Saturday, November 8, will not…

Tipline Battle of Solar Power

Tipline Exclusive: SoCal Edison Accused Of Delaying Solar Applications

A nasty feud is brewing between many solar companies and Southern California Edison.

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Father of Los Osos Woman Found Dead in Nevada Speaks Out

"Margay touched so many lives, and was so outgoing and gregarious", says Jeff…

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Santa Visits Young Patients At Cottage Hospital

Some of the youngest patients at Cottage Hospital got a surprise visit from Old…

CHiPS FOR KIDS TOY DRIVE A HUGE SUCCESS

CHP Officers Deliver Toys To Unity Shoppe

California Highway Patrol officers dropped off donated toys to the Unity Shoppe in…

La Cumbre Junior High Celebrates Newly Renovated Auditorium

La Cumbre Junior High Celebrates Newly Renovated Auditorium

La Cumbre Junior High School celebrated the completion of their newly remodeled…

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Hong Kong tycoon gets 5 years

A billionaire who jointly controlled Asia's biggest property development company was…

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Gunman shot ex-girlfriend before killing NYPD cops

The day ended with two slain New York police officers. But it started, investigators…

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No charges for Milwaukee officer in fatal shooting

A district attorney has decided against charges in the case of a police officer who…

Michael Grimm

US Rep. Grimm to plead guilty

New York Republican Rep. Michael Grimm will plead guilty to one count of tax…

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Santa Visits Young Patients At Cottage Hospital

Some of the youngest patients at Cottage Hospital got a surprise visit from Old…

Texas Spring Break revelers

Senator's Cuba idea: Unleash Spring Breakers

Sen. Jeff Flake is one of the only Republicans to support President Barack Obama's…

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New York theater to stage 'The Interview'

"The Interview" may not hit the big screen this weekend as planned, but it will be…

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Billionaire CEO raps 2014 holiday greeting

Carlyle Group CEO David Rubenstein is a master deal maker in Washington, Wall…

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Entertainment Headlines

Sienna Miller in American Sniper

Playing wife of 'American Sniper' emotional roller coaster for Sienna Miller

Sienna Miller talks about the range of emotions she experienced playing the widow of…

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New York theater to stage 'The Interview'

"The Interview" may not hit the big screen this weekend as planned, but it will be…

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Singer Joe Cocker is dead at 70

Joe Cocker, the British blues-rock singer whose raspy voice brought plaintive soul…

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Sony hires 'Scandal' inspiration for PR help

Reality meets fiction re-meets reality: One of the consultants helping Sony…

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Health Headlines

Tom Frieden in Ebola congressional hearing

CDC director warns against Ebola complacency

The number of Ebola cases in West Africa has not reached worst-case scenario…

Student walks spending life in chair

Student walks after spending life in wheelchair

After 17 years of using a wheelchair, one Orange County student found the…

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Tom Brokaw says his cancer is in remission

NBC great Tom Brokaw is ending the year with good news: His cancer is in remission.…

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Study: Hugs can prevent the flu

Want to stay healthy this cold and flu season? Give a hug, according to a new study.

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