Endurance swimmer Diana Nyad began her fifth and final attempt to swim from Cuba to Florida without a protective cage on Saturday, Aug. 31.
On Sunday night she broke Penny Palfrey's record for the farthest anyone had managed on the trek without a shark cage.
Nyad reached the shores of Key West on Monday afternoon, becoming the first person to swim from Cuba to Florida without a shark cage.
Take a look at some the images from her historic swim.
Dozens of onlookers -- some in kayaks and boats, many others wading in the water or standing on shore -- gathered to cheer her on as she finished the more-than-100-mile swim.
Nyad reached the shores of Key West nearly 53 hours after jumping into the ocean in Havana.
CHP is investigating a minor injury rollover crash that blocked all lanes of Highway 101 Southbound at the State Street off ramp.
Santa Barbara is mourning the loss of a community patriarch. NewsChannel 3 learned longtime resident Larry Crandell passed away Tuesday afternoon.
What a US Open debut in the main draw for Santa Barbara sixteen year old Kayla Day.
Two people are dead after two passenger cars crashed head-on near the area of Santa Lucia Canyon Road and Klein Boulevard just north of Lompoc Sunday afternoon.
The Santa Barbara Police Department shared a "Catch a Burglar" Facebook post on Monday.
Tribe to fund new deputies in exchange for expanded casino alcohol sales.
A bill that would require the installation of child-safety alarm systems in all school buses in the state has received approval from lawmakers in Sacramento.
A new bill referred to as AB 1066, would impact the laws that farm workers currently face regarding overtime hours.
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A powerful 6.2-magnitude earthquake struck Italy about 100 miles northeast of Rome early on the morning of Aug. 24. The damage was significant and the death toll is climbing.
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China's top media regulator has issued new guidelines on what is prohibited on TV shows, spotlighting seven things that promote 'Western lifestyles.'
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