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Fiat Chrysler will put workers' kids through college

How's this for a job perk? Fiat Chrysler is giving dealership workers and their family members a free ride to college. The new benefit is supposed to woo the best workers.

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How campuses deal with sexual assault

They're known as John Doe and Jane Roe. They were sophomores at the University of California-San Diego in 2014 -- friends who fooled around. She said she was a virgin until one night, fueled by alcohol, they had sex.

Allan Hancock College Choir Prepares for Christmas Concerts

Allan Hancock College's choir will help spread holiday cheer throughout the Central Coast with a series of Christmas concerts in early December.

Santa Maria Library Welcomes Marine Touch Tanks

The Santa Maria Public Library is pleased to welcome the return of the marine life touch tank exhibit.

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Most probably can't afford to live near good US schools

It's the holy grail of parenting: Moving to a town or neighborhood with a good public school system.


Dos Pueblos Mock Trial Team Receives National Honors

Santa Barbara presiding Judge James Herman recognized the International Champion Dos Pueblos High School Mock Trial Team, Wednesday.

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Local Student Witnesses Paris Terror Attacks

Six local college students studying abroad in Paris are thankful to be OK. The group of students from Cal Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks were inside the soccer stadium as terrorists exploded their suicide vests outside.

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Fighting Hawks voted in as new North Dakota nickname

The University of North Dakota announced the school's new nickname will be Fighting Hawks during a news conference Wednesday.

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Not your mother's sex ed: Funny, candid PSAs

The first time Aly Lovelace ever received any kind of formal sex education, she was 18 years old and a senior at a Texas high school. She'd been sexually active for four years and had had an abortion "completely alone" the year before.

Clarissa Fans Flock To Chaucer's Books

Mitchel Kreigman, the writer and producer behind the 90's Nickelodeon hit TV show "Clarissa Explains It All" visited Santa Barbara Tuesday night to do a reading and book signing at Chauser's Books on State Street.

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Has the Riemann Hypothesis been solved?

Nigerian professor Opeyemi Enoch Wednesday insisted he has found a solution to the complex Riemann Hypothesis.

Following several media reports casting doubt on his claim, Enoch said: "I have a proof and the mathematics community is behind me."

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School Lunch Nutrition Changing For The Better

Thanks to federal standards, school lunch nutrition has improved dramatically over the past few years.

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Water Saving Mobile Car Wash Helps During Drought

A mobile car wash in Santa Barbara is cleaning up during the drought.  The service…

Adopting a Senior for the Holiday Season

A Buellton man and his family found a way to make the giving of gift cards make a…

Four churches unite for Thanksgiving food drive

Big Turkey and Chicken Drive by Four Churches Gives Meals for the Thanksgiving Holiday

Four Montecito churches have united to have a large one day Thanksgiving turkey and…

Goleta Barbers Gives Free Hair Cuts To Kids

Kids Get Free Haircuts In Goleta

Kids filled the chairs at Goleta Barbers on Saturday.


SEE International Art Show Restores Sight With Locally Produced Abstract Work

The SEE International art show at the Santa Barbara Library will help to restore…

Fundraiser Assists Severely Injured 10-year-old

A Santa Maria family held an all-day fundraiser Tuesday in honor of their son who…

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Arroyo Grande Football Talks About Thousand Oaks Offense

Strength vs Strength as AG Defense will Battle TO's Offense

Arroyo Grande has four shutouts but Thousand Oaks is led by Cal-bound quarterback…

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Local Roundup: Everman Scores 36 Points for Royls, Owls Sweep First Round State Playoff Game

San Marcos hoops opened the year with a 40 point win while Laguna Blanca and SBCC…

Soracco Leads Cardinals Ground Game

Soracco Leads Rushing Attack for CIF Semifinalist Bishop Diego

Mike Soracco has gained over 450 yards in the Cardinals two playoff wins


UCSB Beats South Carolina To Move On To The Sweet Sixteen

Despite a decorated college career that has produced multiple All-Region and…

Watch Friday Football Focus - Week Thirteen

Did you miss the clip of your favorite player or just want to watch the highlights…

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Animals at Santa Barbara Zoo Enjoy Thanksgiving Treats

If anyone is an animal lover, get the kids out of the house on Thanksgiving and…

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State Joins Prosecution in Santa Clara Waste Water Facility Explosion Case

A local case is now of statewide significance. State Attorney General Kamala Harris…

Early Morning Power Outage In Santa Barbara

Early Morning Power Outage In Santa Barbara

A power outage made Thanksgiving a little more complicated for 149 people in Santa…

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Tipline Investigation Wild Uber Ride

Tipline Investigation: Wild Uber Ride

Had too much to drink? Call Uber and get home safe. But, what if the Uber driver is…

Tipline Investigation What s Really Inside

Tipline Investigation: What's Really Inside?

If you've ever bought a brand new iPhone, you know how exciting it is to unwrap the…

Tipline Investigation: Nipomo Berry Farmer Battles UPS

Randy Pudwill admits he lost faith in humanity for about six months. It all started…

Technology Headlines

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NASA says space anomaly caused by comets

An anomaly in deep space that has been the focus of speculation and observation for…


SpaceLiner concept jet could fly at Mach 25

London to Melbourne in 90 minutes? Paris to San Francisco in under an hour?

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Here's what network TV ratings would look like without the NFL

What would happen if you took the NFL away from CBS, NBC and Fox?

Health Headlines

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Family: Frank Gifford suffered from CTE

The family of Frank Gifford says the revered sportscaster and NFL star suffered from…

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Girl has rare pancreas, liver, small bowel transplant

While most girls her age were peacefully asleep, 8-year-old Kyree Beachem was…


E. coli linked to Costco chicken salad

Health investigators confirm a handful of cases of E. coli have been linked back to…

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