Lifestyle Top Stories

Pregnancy test

CNN Image

8 rights of pregnant women at work

Women still get fired simply because they're pregnant.

NEW_generic_image

Local Non-Profit Teaches Squash to Kids

School of Squash provides academic and athletic enrichment to local children.

Supervisor Salud Carbajal Returns from Climate Task Force Meeting in Washington D.C.

Santa Barbara County Supervisor Salud Carbajal has just returned from Washington D.C. where he was on a special climate task force.

Time-capsule home

Jeffrey Hogue/CNN iReport

Some buyers want 'time-capsule houses'

In today's housing market, still struggling to rebound, homes stuck in another century might seem like they'd be difficult to sell. But some buyers are interested in "time-capsule houses" -- especially those built in the middle of the 20th century.

Cuyama Solar Farm Powers Ahead

Santa Barbara County is staking a claim to solar power energy on the Central Coast.

Max s Restaurant Celebrates 30 Years

Max's Restaurant Celebrates 30 Years in Santa Barbara with a Week of Deals

Max's restaurant and cucina has served up heaping portions of local food and service for 30 years in Santa Barbara and this week customers are getting even more during a special celebration.

Santa Barbara Named As One Of America's Top Small Cities

The website "Conde Nast Traveler" has ranked Santa Barbara the sixth best small city in America.

team_joseph_aquabullet

Team Joseph to Participate in SLO Triathlon

Cal poly students in engineering and kinesiology invented the Aquabullet, a flotation device that will allow  20-year-old Joseph Cornelius from Los Osos to  race alongside 1,000 other individuals and teams on July 27 in the San Luis Obispo Triathlon.

No More Fines for Brown Lawns in California

If you're neglecting your front lawn during the drought, there's no need to worry over fines from city code enforcement or homeowners associations.

Oklahoma dog

KOCO

Santa Maria Dogs Get Spayed and Neutered for $10

The price to have an animal spayed or neutered at the Santa Maria Valley Humane Society ranges from $60 to $200, depending on the size of the pet.

hot dog with french fries and soda pop

iStock/Lusoimages

Hot diggity dog! It's National Hot Dog Day

Hot diggity dog! July is National Hot Dog Month and July 23 is National Hot Dog Day.

Section 8 Shortage Amid Growing Demand

The Section 8 program provides federal subsidized housing, up to two-thirds of monthly rent, for lower income and special needs people who qualify.

Entertainment Headlines

Morgan Freeman

Morgan Freeman inhales helium on Fallon show

You know the voice of Morgan Freeman: commanding, firm, resonant. He's even played…

Homer Simpson tattoos record

Man's 41 Homer Simpson tattoos set world record

This is sure to be the talk of Springfield. A New Zealand man's 41 tattoos of Homer…

Central Coast's Weekend Picks

Check out the activities happening up and down the coast this weekend, ranging from…

Johnson family mortuary

Network drops reality TV show on Texas mortuary

The Lifetime TV network says it dropped a reality show about a Texas mortuary after…

Dwayne The Rock Johnson, Hercules

How The Rock became 'Hercules'

To convincingly yell "I am Hercules!" in his new action movie, Dwayne "The Rock"…

Southern Costume Company

Move over Hollywood! Louisiana is top for film production

With a temperate climate and generous tax incentives, Louisiana has been luring the…

Travel Headlines

Air Algerie crash site1

Air Algerie plane wreckage found in Mali

French forces who secured the site of a crashed Air Algerie flight in Mali found one…

Rooftop bar Shanghai

16 incredible rooftop bars

One good thing about humanity's obsession with building enormous numbers of…

Malaysia Airlines

Flight attendant: How we keep flying

Seeing the images of the mangled wreckage of an aircraft after a crash is difficult…

New Air Algerie crash map

Official: No survivors of Air Algerie crash

The wreckage of an Air Algerie flight that crashed early Thursday has been found in…

Airplane seats, airline, flight

Drunk passenger mistakes plane door for bathroom door

A man who had been drinking vodka and beer to steady his nerves while on his first…

Airline airplane

World unrest raises travel tension

It's been a tension-filled week for travelers used to flying safely around the world.…

Technology Headlines

Robot furniture that builds itself

Robot furniture that builds itself

Imagine that the chair you're sitting on became a sofa on demand as the day moved…

sun

Solar storm barely missed earth in 2012

Two years ago, modern infrastructure came very close to a serious disruption. The…

Apollo 8 earthrise photo from the Moon, 1968

US reveals secret plans for '60s moon base

The U.S. military races to the moon to build a base -- to beat the Russians to the…

Automotive Headlines

General Motors

GM to pay victims at least $400 million

General Motors expects to pay between $400 million to $600 million to compensate…

GM dealership

GM recalls 718,000 more vehicles

In a year clogged with a record number of recalls, General Motors had gone three…

Chrysler logo, car

Chrysler recalls 792,000 older Jeeps

Chrysler recalled about 792,000 older SUVs Tuesday for ignition switch problems.…

Pet Headlines

Dog guards dying friend

Dog who guarded dying friend needs a home

A dog who's captured the hearts of many for guarding his dying friend now needs a…

golden retriever dog closeup

Study: Dogs can feel jealous, too

New research suggests that dogs can exhibit jealousy, a human emotion usually…

Oklahoma dog

Santa Maria Dogs Get Spayed and Neutered for $10

The price to have an animal spayed or neutered at the Santa Maria Valley Humane…

House and Home Headlines

Aladdin Wyoming

For sale: Town of Aladdin, Wyo., for $1.5 million

If you're looking for your next real estate investment, look no further than the…

For sale real estate

Would-be online house-hunting giant has brokers scared

The two biggest names in online house hunting -- Zillow and Trulia -- may be teaming…

Supervisor Salud Carbajal Returns from Climate Task Force Meeting in Washington D.C.

Santa Barbara County Supervisor Salud Carbajal has just returned from Washington D.C…

Most Popular News Stories

Advertisement

Local Weather Forecasts

Sign Up for E-News Alerts

  • KEYT-KCOY-KKFX E-News Alerts

    newsletterimage

    Sign up to get Breaking News, Daily Headlines, Severe Weather Alerts & more delivered straight to your e-mail inbox

Advertisement