June is Gay Pride Month. Find which which communities made gay and lesbian magazine The Advocate's 2014 list of the most gay-friendly U.S. cities.
The Advocate weighed a city's number of LGBT elected officials, number of women's colleges, whether there's a gay rodeo association in the area and other factors in compiling this year's rankings.
14. Long Beach, Calif.
13. Orlando, Fla.
12. Rochester, N.Y.
11. San Francisco
10. Arlington, Va.
9. Oakland, Calif.
8. Salt Lake City
7. Madison, Wis.
6. St. Louis
4. Cambridge, Mass.
2. Pasadena, Calif.
1. Washington, D.C.
Santa Barbara County sheriff's deputies are looking for a suspect responsible for a stabbing in downtown Goleta.
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A rash of rumors prompted administrators at Righetti High School Friday to close early for Thanksgiving.
A group of highly trained search dogs are helping rescue crews in western New York. Many of the canine teams were trained in Ventura County at the National Disaster Search Dog Foundation.
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Ten volunteers helped collect trash from the illegal pot farm located on the side of a steep hill in Happy Canyon in the Santa Ynez Valley.
Righetti High School students are having an early Thanksgiving break after rumors and social media speculation disrupted classes today.
Local resident Forrest Galante caught the Pacific Spiny lobster near Anacapa Island in the middle of the night.
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Santa Barbara County Sheriff's deputies responded to Righetti High School shortly after 12:30 p.m. after a series of fights break out on campus.
The high school went on lockdown at 12:45 p.m. Saint Joseph High School, on the 4100 block of South Bradley Road. is also on lockdown.
The National Disaster Search Dog Foundation is building a new training center and is getting help from local military men and women with its construction.
A notorious pirate is captured and killed, RCA Victor buys Elvis' contract from Sun Records, the nation mourns a president, The Beatles release "The White Album," and "Toy Story" premieres, all on this day.
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Thomas Edison announces the phonograph, "Frankenstein" and "Rocky" premiere 45 years apart, Tweety Bird makes his debut, and millions tune in to find out "who shot J.R.," all on this day.
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