Published On: Oct 25 2013 03:38:22 PM CDTUpdated On: Nov 17 2014 11:15:34 AM CST
The number of homeless children in the U.S. has surged in recent years to an all-time high of 2.5 million, which means one child in every 30 will go to sleep without a home, according to a new report from the National Center on Family Homelessness.
Take a look at states with the most children who are homeless as of 2013, adjusted for state population. The rankings also take into account child well-being, risk for child homelessness and state policy and planning efforts:
The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Department is urging anyone that was a witness to a traffic collision that occurred at the Patterson Avenue and Overpass Road intersection in Goleta Tuesday, to come forward.
A Los Angeles judge sentenced 54-year-old Kelly Gearhart to 14 years in a federal prison Thursday morning. The former Atascadero 'Citizen of the Year' was convicted of fraud and money laundering after costing millions of dollars to investors who had contributed money into Central Coast real estate projects.