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UC Expands Legal Services For Immigrant Students

The University of California is planning to offer legal services at six campuses to immigrant students who are facing deportation or have parents who might be eligible for relief under President Barack Obama's new immigration order.

Undocumented Student Reacts To President s Immigration Plans

Undocumented SBCC Student Reacts To President Obama's Immigration Plan

It is expected to take up to six months for President Obama's immigration reform plan to go into effect, without yet knowing what type of counter Republican leaders will present.

Vigil Held For Kidnapped Guerrero Students

Vigil Held For Kidnapped Guerrero Students

More than a hundred people gathered for a candlelight vigil outside the Goleta Valley Community Center.

Millenials turn up heat against low wages

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Obama immigration plan gives micro wage boost

Want to get paid more? The White House claims President Obama's immigration plan will raise wages for immigrants and American-born alike.

But the amount seems less than eye-popping ... $170 a year by 2024.

Wages are a very sensitive topic in the U.S. ...

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GOP-led report debunks Benghazi theories

An investigative report prepared by the House Intelligence Committee finds little to support questions raised about CIA actions on the ground in Benghazi, Libya, the night of a deadly 2012 attack on the U.S. diplomatic compound.

The final report, from...

President in Las Vegas on immigration

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Obama lobbies for immigration support

His new immigration plan stamped and signed, President Barack Obama on Friday rallied support behind his decision to delay deportation of millions of undocumented immigrants.

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Holder calls for calm ahead of Ferguson decision

Attorney General Eric Holder released a video message Friday, announcing new guidance for police when they respond to demonstrations and calling for protesters to act in a peaceful manner.

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Woman faces gun charge in White House arrest

A woman who was arrested with a handgun outside of the White House Thursday night has been charged with a felony, accused of carrying a pistol without a license.

April Debois, 23, of Mount Morris, Michigan, faces up to five years in prison after the S...

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House GOP files Affordable Care Act lawsuit

House Speaker John Boehner said Friday he has sued the Obama Administration in federal court over its decisions to make changes to the President's health care law, which congressional Republicans argue were unconstitutional.

Affordable Care Act website

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Affordable Care Act enrollment stats fudged

Only 6.7 million Americans were enrolled in Affordable Care Act health insurance plans as of mid-October, not 7.1 million, the Obama administration admitted Thursday.

Obama makes immigration deal

On immigration, a tale of two presidents

When George W. Bush couldn't get an immigration overhaul though the Senate, he gave up. When Barack Obama couldn't get a bill through the House, he changed the rules.

Man with two flags

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Judge overturns Montana same-sex marriage ban

A federal judge overturned Montana's same-sex marriage ban Wednesday, making it the 34th state in the nation to allow such unions.

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UC Expands Legal Services For Immigrant Students

The University of California is planning to offer legal services at six campuses to…

Undocumented Student Reacts To President s Immigration Plans

Undocumented Student Reacts To President's Immigration Plans

It is expected to take up to six months for President Obama's immigration reform…

Vigil Held For Kidnapped Guerrero Students

Vigil Held For Kidnapped Guerrero Students

More than a hundred people gathered for a candlelight vigil outside the Goleta…

GOP immigration backlash

GOP backlash over Obama immigration action

President Barack Obama is out trying to sell his new immigration message, but…

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Obama eases families' deportation fears

CNN's Suzanne Malveaux looks President Barack Obama's new immigration rules and how…

Obama makes immigration deal

Obama orders sweeping immigration overhaul

President Barack Obama is ordering the most sweeping overhaul of the immigration…

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Happy birthday, Mr. President! President Barack Obama turned 53 on Monday. Find out…

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The British Monarchy

Prince George, who is third in line to the British throne, celebrates his first…

Slideshow: SB County Voters to Decide High-Intensity Petroleum Ban

Slideshow: Carpinteria Considers Two New Hotels

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Stabbing Suspect Sought in Old Town Goleta

Santa Barbara County sheriff's deputies are looking for a suspect responsible for a…

Friday Classes End Early at Righetti High School

Classes Cancelled Early at Righetti High School

Righetti High School students are having an early Thanksgiving break after rumors…

Travelers on the Move Early for the Holidays

Low gas prices, and more confidence in flying have combined to encourage travelers…

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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…

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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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Habitat For Humanity Dedicates New Housing Site

Habitat For Humanity Dedicates New Housing Site

Habitat for Humanity held a dedication ceremony for the newest affordable homes…

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Ventura 11-Year-Old Now Nation's Youngest Eagle Scout

An 11-year old Ventura boy became the youngest-ever Eagle Scout in a ceremony over…

Four Churches Donate Over 600 Turkeys and Chickens for Thanksgiving

Four Montecito churches combined their efforts over the weekend to help those in…

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One man's efforts to rescue killer whales

After sprinting for more than an hour up the Puget Sound, a group of migrant killer…

Senate votes on Keystone pipeline 2

US Senate kills Keystone pipeline bill

The Senate blocked a measure Tuesday that would have authorized construction of the…

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US sending $3B to fight climate change

The United States will commit $3 billion to a fund that helps poor nations cope with…

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