Take a look at a list of events that are more likely than winning the lottery, as compiled by The Daily Beast.
Becoming U.S. president -- Odds: 1 in 10 million
Getting struck by lightning during the course of a year -- Odds: 1 in 1 million
Dying in an on-the-Job accident -- Odds: 1 in 48,000
Dying in a bathtub -- Odds: 1 in 840,000
Dying from bee, hornet or wasp sting -- Odds: 1 in 6.1 million
Dying in an asteroid apocalypse -- Odds: 1 in 12,500
Death by flesh-eating virus -- Odds: 1 in 1 million
Dying in a plane crash -- Odds: 1 in 1 million
Dying from being left-handed (and incorrectly using a right-handed product) -- Odds: 1 in 4.4 million
Becoming a Movie Star -- Odds: 1 in 1,505,000
Dying in a car accident -- Odds: 1 in 6,700
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It was ditch day at Santa Barbara High Monday,giving seniors another day of rest following a prom that is likely to gain attention for its progressive prom court.
Source: Santa Barbara Co. Sheriff's Dept.
Santa Maria police arrested 33-year-old Bradley Charles Teixeira for attempted murder of a Santa Maria resident early Saturday morning.
The Ventura County Coroner's Office identified the victim in an Ojai Valley homicide Sunday morning as 50-year-old Aleric Owen. The Coroner lists Owen's death as caused by multiple gunshot wounds.
Cottage Hospital presented 5-year-old Lennon Knox a medal of bravery for saving his dog from a rattlesnake last week.
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An abrasive message to Donald Trump supporters has appeared, seemingly overnight, on the side of the Anapamu Street footbridge in Santa Barbara.
Five scholarships and one graduate fellowship will honor the six students killed in the Isla Vista tragedy of May 23, 2014. The academic awards will be announced Monday, on the second anniversary of the tragedy, during a special ceremony at UCSB.
A Santa Maria woman will appear on a special primetime Survivor-themed version of The Price Is Right, which will air on KCOY tonight on May 23rd.
Vicky Nguyen photo
Picnic tables and benches were removed from Ortega Park in Santa Barbara's Eastside recently.
Henry Galvan photo
A 23-year-old Ojai man is behind bars accused of killing his father, according to authorities.
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