Here's a look at the states where the most people are going hungry, according to a new report from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Economic Research Service.
Low food security: 16.1%Very low food security: 7.1%
Low food security: 16.2%Very low food security: 6.9%
Low food security homes: 16.6%Very low food security homes: 6.7%
Low food security homes: 16.7%Very low food security homes: 7.6%
Low food security homes: 16.9%Very low food security homes: 6.5%
5. North Carolina
Low food security homes: 17.0%Very low food security homes: 5.5%
Low food security homes: 17.9%Very low food security homes: 6.8% (7th highest)
Low food security homes: 18.4%Very low food security homes: 6.2%
Low food security homes: 19.7%Very low food security homes: 8.1%
Low food security homes: 20.9%Very low food security homes: 6.9%
A medium-sized sinkhole at the intersection of Mission and State streets had Santa Barbara Police shut down streets one block in each direction.
Family members confirm 64 year-old Marilyn Pharis of Santa Maria passed away on Saturday afternoon.
The Chorro fire broke out Sunday afternoon along the 22000 block of Maricopa Highway, above Ojai in the Los Padres National Forest.
Source: Dave Zaniboni/Santa Barbara Co. Fire Dept.
A fire that began just before 12:30 p.m. Saturday, has already burned at least 52 acres east of Santa Maria.
One person has been killed in a reported plane crash in the area of Lofus Canyon Road and Morgan Canyon Road just east of Santa Paula Saturday afternoon.
An 18-year-old Oxnard resident is recovering at the hospital from several gunshot wounds. He is listed in serious, but stable condition.
At least one person was killed in a multi-vehicle accident on state Route 41 in Morro Bay Saturday afternoon.
Keith Carls photo
Santa Maria police are investigating a shooting Tuesday night that killed a man.
A medium-sized sinkhole at Mission and State streets in Santa Barbara Saturday morning.
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