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Domino's sued for underpaying its staff

Domino's has been knowingly short-changing some of its workers for years, according to a new lawsuit.


Escapee returns to pick up fellow inmates

A 20-year-old man who escaped from a correctional facility in Alaska later returned in an SUV to help other inmates escape.

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12-year-old accepted to two universities

Tanishq Abraham, 12, was accepted into the University of California-Davis and UC Santa Cruz, where he received a prestigious regents scholarship.

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Beer-battered fish defense fails in Wisconsin

A Wisconsin man who blamed the smell of alcohol on his breath on beer-battered fish has been sentenced to prison on his 10th drunken driving conviction.

The Sheboygan Press reports that John Przybyla, 76, of Friendship, Wisconsin, was sentenced to seven years in prison and four years of extended ...

Dog illness identified by intern


Dog's mystery illness solved by intern

Man's best friend gets a second chance at life; thanks to an intern.

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Oxnard Bans Pets, Kites, and Camp Fires From Popular Beach

The Oxnard City Council voted yes on an ordinance banning dogs and pigs, kites and camp fires from Ormond Beach.

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Freeway Message Shows No Love for Trump in Santa Barbara

An abrasive message to Donald Trump supporters has appeared, seemingly overnight, on the side of the Anapamu Street footbridge in Santa Barbara.

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Snapchat lets you buy 'X-Men' tickets through the app

Snapchat continues to experiment with its monetization strategy. And this week, it's trying to capitalize on "X-Men: Apocalypse," which comes out Friday.

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Ex-drug dealer graduates at age 67 from Ivy League school

David Norman is proving that if you keep chasing your dreams you will succeed.

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Naked hotel guest sleepwalks through city

Most of us have accidentally left our hotel room without the door key.

Santa Maria Woman to Appear on Primetime Survivor-Themed Price Is Right

A Santa Maria woman will appear on a special primetime Survivor-themed verison of The Price Is Right, which will air on KCOY tonight on May 23rd.

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Barack Obama, Anthony Bourdain dine in Vietnam

President Barack Obama took a detour on his Asia trip Monday when he dined with celebrity chef and adventurous eater Anthony Bourdain in Vietnam.

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Little girl raising money to cover medical bills 

A little girl battling cancer is selling lemonade to raise money to pay her medical…

Plane goes down off Hawaiian beach

Small plane goes down off Hawaiian beach

A pilot and his passenger suffered minor injuries after their plane crashed in the…

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Mother bear, cubs break into porch

A mother and her cubs broke into a screened-in porch in Connecticut

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TSA works to alleviate long lines

The TSA's effort to improve its security performance has led to long lines and major…

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Girl, 4, aids in her own rescue

A four-year-old girl helped aid in her own rescue.


Cars swallowed by sinkhole in China

Sinkhole swallows four cars and a tree in eastern China.

Latest Celebrity News

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Bill Murray crashes bachelor party, gives advice

Leave it to Bill Murray to crash a bachelor party in South Carolina.

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Director tweets first image of Batman in 'Man of Steel' sequel

After teasing fans on Monday with a partial glimpse of the Batmobile for the…

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William, Harry visit the King at Graceland

Prince William and Prince Harry, in Memphis for a friend's wedding Saturday, paid…

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Heidi Fleiss charged with DUI

Former Hollywood madam Heidi Fleiss was arrested early Tuesday on DUI charges and a…

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Report: Seth Meyers weds longtime girlfriend

"Saturday Night Live" star Seth Meyers has reportedly tied the knot with longtime…

Lance Bass engaged

*NSYNC member Lance Bass engaged

*NSYNC member Lance Bass won't be singing "Bye, Bye, Bye" to his boyfriend, Michael…

Local Headlines

Santa Barbara High Seniors Choose Transgender Prom Queen

Santa Barbara High Seniors Choose Transgender Prom Queen

It was ditch day at Santa Barbara High Monday,giving seniors another day of rest…

May 23 Marks Voter Registration Deadline for California Residents

Today is the deadline to register to vote, or changes some aspect of your existing…

New Farmworkers Housing Project Proposed for Santa Barbara County

A proposed housing project for farmworkers near Santa Maria will be presented to the…

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Plains All American Pipeline Stock Plunges After Refugio Oil Spill

NewsChannel 3 continues our special series of reports into the Refugio oil spill…

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NewsChannel 3 Investigates: SLO Porsche Crash Leads to Bogus Story

You've probably heard the saying that 'honesty is the best policy." What you're…

911 Fatal Flaw

NewsChannel 3 Investigates: Fire Chief Fights to Fix Fatal Flaws in the 911 System

Who has a better system for identifying and processing mobile phone calls? The 9-1-…

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Brianna Hammond Runs with a Purpose

Westmont College Alum Running Ultramarathon to Benefit Kids in DR Congo

Brianna Hammond is getting kids sponsored as she trains for 56 mile run

Happy Body Shop invites apprentices to work this summer

Auto Shop Partners With Santa Barbara High School

A local body shop is taking on high school apprentices.

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CanoeMobile Makes a Splash in Local Waters

The CanoeMobile has made a splash in local waters where it was used in four outings…

Local Sports

UCSB Baseball Walks Off with 6-5 Comeback Win

Comeback Kids: UCSB Baseball Score 3 Ninth Inning Runs to Stun Zags

The Gauchos comeback and win for second straight game.

DP Soccer Players get Letterman Jackets Thanks to 1 Fan

Dressed for Success: DP Soccer get Letterman Jackets Thanks to Lenita

For around a decade now, Lenita Davision tirelessly raises money so that she can…

Brianna Hammond Runs with a Purpose

Westmont College Alum Running Ultramarathon to Benefit Kids in DR Congo

Brianna Hammond is getting kids sponsored as she trains for 56 mile run

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