German Chancellor Angela Merkel was named Time magazine's Person of the Year for 2015. Look back at the past 23 years of honorees.
(1992) President Bill Clinton
(1993) The Peacemakers -- Represented by Yasser Arafat, F.W. de Klerk, Nelson Mandela and Yitzhak Rabin
(1994) Pope John Paul II
(1995) Then-House Speaker Newt Gingrich
(1996) -- Scientist David Ho, pioneered HIV treatment
(1997) -- David Grove, semiconductor pioneer and former Intel CEO
(1998) -- President Bill Clinton and Kenneth Starr, the independent counsel who investigated Clinton over Whitewater and the Monica Lewinsky affair
(1999) Jeffrey Bezos, founder and CEO of Amazon.com
(2000) President George W. Bush
(2001) New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani
(2002) The Whistleblowers -- Represented by Cynthia Cooper (WorldCom), Coleen Rowley (FBI) and Sherron Watkins (Enron, pictured)
(2003) The American Soldier
(2004) President George W. Bush
(2005) The Good Samaritans -- Represented by Bono and Bill and Melinda Gates (pictured)
(2006) You -- Represented by the individual content creator on the World Wide Web
(2007) Russian President Vladimir Putin
(2008) President Barack Obama
(2009) Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke
(2010) Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg
(2011) The Protester -- Represented by many global movements, including the Arab Spring, Occupy Wall Street, the Tea Party movement and protests in Greece, Indian, Russia and other countries
(2012) President Barack Obama
(2013) Pope Francis
(2014) Ebola fighters
(2015) Angela Merkel
Source: Santa Barbara Police Department
20 individuals have been arrested in connection with a five-month long investigation that involved the Santa Barbara Police Department, and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, into the sales of illegal narcotics and firearms.
Paso Robles resident, Katrina Sue Cummings, 53, has died as a result from the injuries she suffered during a rollover crash early Saturday morning near Los Olivos.
Santa Barbara County Sheriff's deputies were involved in a foot pursuit with a wanted suspect on probation Monday morning in Old Town Goleta.
Joyce Roberson photo
Santa Barbara County Fire Department crews jumped on a brush fire Monday morning near Mariposa Reina in Gaviota.
Some Santa Barbara beaches are littered with tiny red crabs.
John Palminteri photo
Santa Barbara Police have sent several patrol units to the Santa Barbara Mesa where an estimated 20 vehicles were burglarized since Sunday night.
Sheriff's deputies are looking for a male suspect in a hit and run accident in Santa Maria.
Santa Barbara is one of the most dangerous places for drivers in the state.
Santa Barbara police converged in the 300 block of W. Micheltorena Street just before 8:30 p.m. Friday for a reported stabbing.
HRH The Duchess of Cambridge via CNN
With new photos of Princess Charlotte released as she celebrates her first birthday, check out photos of both her and her royal brother Prince George.
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