Fire Erupts At Montecito Home; Smoke Visible For Miles

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For-profit Corinthian Colleges to close all campuses

The for-profit Corinthian Colleges network will shutter its remaining 28 campuses effective Monday.

The closures include 13 Everest and WyoTech campuses in California, Everest College Phoenix and Everest Online Tempe in Arizona, the Everest Institute ...

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 High School teacher taught the topic of creationism in a life science class.

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Mallory Dies' Dad Speaks To Students About Drinking And Driving

It was a powerful and emotional day for students at Carpinteria High School. The "Every 15 Minutes" Program drove home a tough message to students to never drink and drive.

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Neal Taylor Nature Center Helped with Cachuma Trout Derby Turnout

Even with Cachuma Lake down due to the drought, interest in catching prize winning fish was up, over the weekend for the annual Neal Taylor Nature Center fundraiser.

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UCSB Voted As The 3rd Greenest University In The Nation

UCSB is considered one of the Greenest University in the Nation according to Princeton Reviews.

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UVA dean hires attorney and blasts Rolling Stone: 'Too little, too late'

A University of Virginia administrator has retained a prominent defamation attorney and written a letter to Rolling Stone lambasting the way she was depicted in the magazine's retracted "Rape on Campus" story.

"Using me as the personification of a hea...

Buena High School Receives National Award

Buena High School Receives National Award

Today the National Park Service announces Buena High School’s Environmental Club as the winner of the prestigioius NPS Hartzog Volunteer Youth Group Award

Health & Fitness Fair Held At Santa Maria High School

For the first time ever, a health and fitness fair was held at Santa Maria High School in an effort to help promote a health and wellness to students.

Students In Guadalupe Learn Street Art

As part of an ongoing cultural arts program, students this week at Mary Buren Elementary School in Guadalupe are learning about Italian street painting.

Dos Pueblos High School Student Arrested

Dos Pueblos High School Student Arrested, Suspected of Emailing Threats

Santa Barbara County Sheriff's deputies arrested a 15-year-old student at Dos Pueblos High School after a series of threatening emails were sent to a teacher and an administrator.

Cal Poly Lifts Social Probation for Fraternities and Sororities

Cal Poly San Luis Obispo's Greek System is no longer on social probation.

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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…

Cachuma Fishing derby

Neal Taylor Nature Center Helped with Cachuma Trout Derby Turnout

Even with Cachuma Lake down due to the drought, interest in catching prize winning…

Band Dancers Perform For 5 000 Elementary Students

Band, Dancers Perform For 5,000 Elementary Students

Nearly 5,000 elementary school student were treated to a special show at the Santa…

Oxnard Police Partner With Local Non-Profit to Help Mixteco Community

The Oxnard Police Department announced a partnership with the Mixteco/Indigena…

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Protect Yourself From Identity Theft By Shredding Old Documents

It is almost time for Community Shred Day. NewsChannel 3 is teaming up with Union…

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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.

DP Edges Dons 3-2

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

Dons Blank DP Behind Gowdy's Gem, UCSB Whips Waves

Kevin Gowdy pitches Santa Barbara into first place.

Nesovic Honored

Nesovic Named Big West Field Player of the Week

Robby Nesovic went 8-for-12 with 5 RBI as UCSB won two of three against Cal Poly.

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Fire Erupts At Montecito Home; Smoke Visible For Miles

The Montecito Fire Protection District is responding to a small house fire that is…

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…

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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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NewsChannel 3 Investigates: Guitar Man Strikes Wrong Chord with Customers

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

Tipline Investigation Craigslist Rental Scam

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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How earthquakes are measured

Earthquakes are measured using seismographs, which monitor the seismic waves that…

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Android robot urinates on Apple logo in Google Maps

In the outskirts of Rawalpindi, a Pakistani city less than 10 miles southwest of…

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Japanese companies tests robots in workplace

A crowd gathers near the entrance of Tokyo's upscale Mitsukoshi Department Store,…

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HIV outbreak in Indiana grows

The number of new HIV infections in a rural Indiana county has grown, according to…

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Church potluck food tested after botulism outbreak

Investigators are trying to pinpoint which dish served at an Ohio church potluck was…

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Diet Pepsi ditches aspartame for new sweetener

Diet Pepsi will soon have a new ingredient. But don't worry. It will still taste the…

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