The Wizarding World of Harry Potter -- Diagon Alley at Universal Studios Florida is set to open in the summer of 2014. Diagon Alley will be fronted by a London facade and riverfront area.
The new attraction, seen here in a rendering, features London and the magic-packed Diagon Alley.
Just like in the books and films, guests will be able to board the Hogwarts Express.
There will be shops, dining experiences - including Florean Fortescue's Ice-Cream Parlour.
Shops in the new themed area will include Weasleys' Wizard Wheezes for fans of magical jokes and novelties inspired by the mischievous Weasley twins.
Ollivanders will sell wands to devoted Harry Potter fans.
The new attraction will also feature a ride called Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringotts.
Santa Barbara police are investigating a murder Wednesday morning.
The civilian pilot of a privately owned Hawker Hunter aircraft died when his plane crashed on approach just outside Naval Base Ventura County (NBVC) Wednesday afternoon.
Former President Bill Clinton is in Oxnard Wednesday morning for a "get out the vote rally" supporting Congresswoman Julia Brownley.
Just before 2:30 p.m. Thursday the Santa Barbara County Fire Department responded to a public transportation bus that collided with a pedestrian.
Santa Maria Police are investigating what they are calling a suspicious house fire that badly burned one of the people who lived there.
Prosecutors have filed a murder charge against a driver accused of running down a veteran sheriff's deputy who had pulled over another motorist on a Ventura County freeway.
Congressional candidate Chris Mitchum said an ad for Rep. Lois Capps misrepresented what he said in an interview.
37 people were arrested in San Luis Obispo, Arroyo Grande and Pismo Beach in a prostitution crackdown.
The San Francisco Giants defeated the Kansas City Royals 3-2 last night to win the 2014 World Series, but the night's celebration quickly turned violent. Take a look at images of the chaotic scene in San Francisco.
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