University Of California Santa Barbara

Richard Martinez, who lost a son to the rampage at UCSB, is working with gun control advocates on a national level. (credit: CBS)

Father Of Isla Vista Shooting Victim Has Dedicated His Life To Gun Reforms

Richard Martinez thinks of his son every day, and with those thoughts come the constant reminder of a young life cut tragically short by a troubled man with a gun.

05/23/2015

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‘Deltopia’ Melee Spurs Calls For UCSB Students To Party Less Hard

Problems with excessive partying have persisted for decades at UC Santa Barbara, but the recent “Deltopia” violence has brought out politicians, university officials, police and student leaders to call for more prudent revelry.

04/12/2014

Two rare oarfish - one as long as 18 feet - have washed ashore Southland beaches in recent days.

Parasites Found During Dissection Of 18-Foot Oarfish

An 18-foot oarfish found off Catalina Island earlier this month had a host of parasites living in its serpent-like body.

10/29/2013