With the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame announcing its class of 2015, including first-time finalist Green Day, here are some acts it has overlooked over the years. Stevie Ray Vaughan finally made it in this year, after being eligible since 2008.
Deep Purple (eligible since 1993)
Jethro Tull (eligible since 1993)
The Smiths (eligible since 2008)
Ozzy Osbourne (eligible since 2005)
Chicago (eligible since 1994)
New York Dolls (eligible since 1998)
The Cars (eligible since 2003)
Grand Funk Railroad (eligible since 1994)
Styx (eligible since 1997)
The Moody Blues (eligible since 1990)
Little Feat (eligible since 1996)
Procol Harum (eligible since 1992)
The Guess Who (eligible since 1990)
Jim Croce (eligible since 1991)
Electric Light Orchestra (eligible since 1996)
MC5 (eligible since 1994)
Emerson, Lake And Palmer (eligible since 1995)
The Replacements (eligible since 2006)
The Zombies (eligible since 1989)
The Cure (eligible since 2004)
Tommy James & the Shondells (eligible since 1991)
The Doobie Brothers (eligible since 1996)
Warren Zevon (eligible since 1995)
Yes (eligible since 1994)
Harry Nilsson (eligible since 1992)
Gram Parsons (eligible since 1992)
The Monkees (eligible since 1991)
INXS (eligible since 2005)
The Steve Miller Band (eligible since 1993)
Thin Lizzy (eligible since 1996)
The B-52's (eligible since 2004)
Journey (eligible since 2000)
Def Leppard (eligible since 2004)
Bon Jovi (eligible since 2008)
"Weird Al" Yankovic (eligible since 2004)
John Palminteri photo
A brownish creature, with sharp teeth and claws, is deceased on the beach in Santa Barbara after the latest storm, and many people are wondering what it is.
The Oxnard Police Department is investigating its third deadly shooting in just three days.
The Dream Foundation canceled plans to send an Oregon family to Disneyland when the dreamer dad died.
Three wrecked boats have been crushed and removed from Santa Barbara beaches, before they become hazards to the near shore environment.
Curator of Vertebrate Zoology Paul Collins at the Santa Barbara Natural History museum solves the mystery of the creature on East Beach.
The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Department says 60 year old Dale Karr is the host at Nojoqui Falls County Park and lived in a mobile home on the park property.
San Luis Obispo Police are looking for a young woman caught allegedly shoplifting by in-store surveillance cameras in downtown San Luis Obispo.
Dozens of chronically homeless people in Isla Vista have moved into new permanent housing.
Port St. Lucie Police Department
Here's a look back at some of the strange events that made national and world headlines in 2014.
French fries are in short supply at McDonald's restaurants in Japan. Take a look at interesting McDonald's dishes around the world.
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