Watch: Humpback Whale Swims Up To Boat, Waves Fin At Santa Barbara Whale WatchersThe whale at one point went right up to the boat, rolling to apparently wave its fin at its audience. Its partner blew air from its blowhole from a slightly further distance away.
7 Survive Fiery Plane Crash At Santa Barbara AirportThe Lockheed C-130 had just taken off from Santa Maria Airport when it was forced to make an emergency landing at Santa Barbara Airport.
Owner Found After Cockatiel Finds Itself In Santa Barbara County JailA gray, white and yellow cockatiel somehow got inside a fenced secure area at the Santa Barbara County Jail.
UC Santa Barbara Tops List Of Hard Liquor Drinking Schools In The CountryThe Princeton Review just released its annual college ranking on its hard liquor ranking and a Souther Califonia school took the top spot.
San Diego-Bound Amtrak Passengers Stranded After Pedestrian Is Fatally Struck By Train In Sun ValleyPassengers were stranded for about three hours during an investigation.
Rain Pummels Burn Areas, Shuts Down PCH, Magic Mountain Before Heading OutAnother storm system soaked the Southland Wednesday and put on a spectacular overnight lightning show before it slowly moved out of the area by late afternoon.
Elusive Hoodwinker Sunfish Washes Up On Santa Barbara BeachThe Mola tecta, or hoodwinker sunfish, has only been known to the world since 2014, and has never before been observed in the Northern Hemisphere.
Santa Barbara Teen Stumbles Onto $10K In Cash, Turns It InThe 16-year-old was walking home from school when he found the purse in the middle of the road.
Quicksand: Woman Trapped In Sand On Santa Barbara BeachThe woman had gotten stuck due to a quicksand effect created by Hurricane Fabio.
Brush Fire Rips Through Goleta; At Least 20 Structures Destroyed, Thousands EvacuatedMandatory evacuations were issued for about 2,500 people.
Sea Weed: Marijuana Washes Ashore In Santa Barbara CountyLarge amounts of loose marijuana washed ashore on Santa Barbara's West Beach, and a video depicting the stash is going viral.
Santa Barbara Gardener Survives 60-Foot Fall Down Abandoned WellThe man was doing landscaping work when the abandoned well’s cement covering gave way and he fell into waist-deep water.
SoCal Storm: Latest Evacuations And ClosuresThousands of people have been forced to evacuate their homes in Santa Barbara and Ventura counties.
Storm Descends On Southland As Thousands EvacuateMore than 32,000 people have evacuated in Santa Barbara and Ventura Counties. Thousands more were under evacuation orders Wednesday night in L.A. County.
SoCal Braces For Powerful Storm That Made Landfall TuesdayThe Thomas, La Tuna, Creek, Sherpa and Whittier burn areas could see significant flooding and mud slides through Friday.