$130.97 -- The per person average estimated amount that people will spend on Valentine's Day.
$4.4 billion -- The amount people will spend on diamonds, gold and silver.
6 million -- The number of people who expect or are planning a marriage proposal.
64% -- The percentage of men who buy flowers for Valentine's Day.
$4.52 -- The average amount pet owners spent on their pets on Valentine's Day in 2012.
51% -- The percentage of people who buy red roses for this holiday.
29% -- The percentage of people who will type a romantic text message.
224 million -- The estimated number of roses grown for Valentine's Day
85% -- The percentage of men and women who say sex is an important part of Valentine's Day.
40.7% -- The percentage of people who will use their Smartphone to purchase Valentine's gifts.
$18.6 billion -- The total spending that will be reached by Valentine's Day.
36% -- The percentage of women who buy flowers for Valentine's Day.
$1.6 billion -- The amount people will spend on candy.
145 million -- The unit amount of Valentine's cards purchased.
151 million -- The approximate number of cards that are exchanged on Valentine's Day.
$1.9 billion -- The amount people will spend on flowers.
An officer-involved shooting in Oxnard early Saturday morning killed a 26-year-old woman.
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Off-duty Sheriff's Deputy foils carjacking at Pappy's Diner.
Santa Barbara County Sheriff's deputies arrested two Los Angeles residents in connection with a bank robbery in Carpinteria Tuesday morning.
Judge grants juror's request to attend to a family emergency out of state.
Summit County Jail
An Ohio woman is facing criminal charges after stabbing her boyfriend because he ate all of their salsa, police said.
Drought dry Santa Barbara is leading Southern California on a list of larger cities and districts when it comes to water conservation.
Police identified 12 Paso Robles businesses that refused to sell alcohol to minors in a sting decoy operation Saturday. Out of the 13 tested, one sold alcohol to a minor.
The Santa Maria Police Department is asking for your help to identify the owner of a jay-walking turtle.
Screen Gems Television
With Shirley Jones marking her 81st birthday on March 31, what better time to c'mon, get happy and check in with "The Partridge Family" stars today?
Women make more than men in only nine of the 350 jobs tracked by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here is a list of professions where women do financially better than men.
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