Beatbox: to sing to the rhythm of rap music
Bromance: A close non-sexual relationship between men
Buzzkill: one that has a depressing or negative effect
Chillax: to calm down
Coqui: a small arboreal frog
Dubstep: a type of electronic dance music
Frenemy: one who pretends to be a friend but is actually an enemy
Funplex: a building with facilities for sports and games
Geocache: to search for hidden items by using a Global Positioning System device as part of a game
Gi: A white garment worn in martial arts
Hashtag: a word or phrase preceded by the symbol # that categorizes the accompanying text
Jockdom: the world of athletes
Joypad: a device with buttons to control computer images
Mixtape: a compilation of songs recorded from various sources
Mojito: a cocktail made of rum, sugar, mint, and lime juice
Po: a chamber pot
Ponzu: a tangy sauce used chiefly on seafood
Qigong: a Chinese system of physical exercises
Schmutz: dirt, grime
Selfie: an image of oneself taken by oneself using a phone camera
Soju: Korean vodka distilled from rice or sweet potato
Sudoko: a puzzle involving the numbers 1 through 9
Texter: One that texts
Vlog: to blog video material
Vodcast: to make video files available for download over the Internet
Webzine: a magazine published on the Internet
Yuzu: a sour Japanese citrus fruit
State Parks officials say that the attack happened just after 10:00 a.m. at the north end of Morro Strand.
Ventura County Sheriff's deputies arrested a 16-year-old teen Sunday morning in connection with a shooting in Saticoy, an unincorporated area in Oxnard.
Source: Ventura City Fire Department
A man is recovering after the vehicle he was driving rolled over in the area of Northbank Drive and Mojave Drive late Friday night.
A 17-year-old Oxnard teen is fighting for his life after a vehicle hit him and then fled the scene.
Two different suspects were arrested over the weekend after allegedly stealing vehicles in Santa Barbara.
Courtesy: Cal Fire SLO
Fire crews are responding to a wildland fire at Lopez Lake in San Luis Obispo County Sunday afternoon, according to Cal Fire SLO.
The fatal brain-eating amoeba has struck once again, this time claiming the life of a 14-year-old star athlete.
The new Goleta Valley Cottage Hospital opened its doors, and welcomed residents to its newly expanded facility on Patterson Avenue.
Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images for MTV
Here is a taste of the fashions and the performances at MTV's Video Music Awards at Microsoft Theater on Sunday in Los Angeles.
The Economic Policy Institute reviewed data of 618 metro areas and compiled its list of the 10 most expensive places to raise a family.
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