A man fishing off the coast of Santa Rosa Island has quite the story to tell. On Monday, he had chest pains and radioed for help. Normally, it would take the coast guard 30 or 40 minutes to fly up from Los Angeles International. But this time it was 10 minutes. The Coast Guard crew was preparing for a training exercise off the coast of Oxnard.
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Major star power kicked off this summer's free meal program for children in need of nutrition when school is out.
Birds covered in oil were taken to a treatment facility in San Pedro for cleaning by veterinary experts.
Photo by Nathan Stone
Highway 101 traffic is backed up in Santa Barbara due to a semi truck on fire near the State Street exit
As rescue workers continue efforts to help wildlife affected by the Refugio Beach oil spill, a station reporter discovered one animal that had not been rescued as of Friday afternoon
Dave Alley flies with the U.S. Coast Guard and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to get a birds eye's view and assessment of the coastal oil spill.
Plains All-American Pipeline workers were about 25 miles away when a pressure variance was detected near Refugio. A company spokesperson said they shut off flow to the north and received a report from firefighters about an oily smell.
May 23 marks the one year anniversary of the Isla Vista tragedy. As a tribute to the lives that were lost on that night, Pardall Tunnel is uniquely lit up.
Oscar Flores photo
A pipeline leaked about 21,000 gallons of crude oil near a beach in California, authorities said, creating a dark sheen that stretched for miles.
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