SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) — Charisma Osborne scored 19 points on 7-of-9 shooting, Kiki Rice added 14 points and eight rebounds and No. 15 UCLA overcame a cold-shooting start to beat UC Santa Barbara 68-57 Saturday night.
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) — Ajare Sanni's 22 points helped UC Santa Barbara defeat Pacific 82-71 on Saturday night.
Sanni added three steals for the Gauchos (5-2). Ajay Mitchell shot 8 for 11, including 3 for 3 from beyond the arc to add 19 points.
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) — Ajay Mitchell had 17 points in UC Santa Barbara's 89-71 win over North Alabama on Wednesday.
Mitchell added seven assists for the Gauchos (4-1). Ajare Sanni scored 14 points, shooting 4 for 8, including 4 for 7 from beyond the arc.
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) — Daniel Ortiz scored 23 points and Jacari Lane converted two three-point plays in the last 11 seconds as North Alabama defeated Hampton 75-74 on Tuesday night.
Lane's free throw with 5.2 seconds remaining gave North Alabama the lead and Daniel Braster blocked the Pirates' final shot attempt.
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) — Ajay Mitchell had 17 points in UC Santa Barbara's 79-66 win against Hampton on Monday.
Mitchell added eight assists for the Gauchos (3-1). Andre Kelly added 16 points, shooting 7 of 11 from the floor with seven rebounds.
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) — A body that was found this month in an underwater cave in Southern California may be that of a scuba diver who vanished two years ago, authorities said Monday.
The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office, working with divers from other agencies, recovered the remains Saturday, a week after it was notified that two recreational divers had discovered a possible body near the ocean floor in a cave system on Santa Cruz Island.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A judge has approved a $230 million lawsuit settlement by the owners of a pipeline that spilled more than 140,000 gallons of crude oil into the ocean off California in 2015, lawyers announced Thursday.
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) — A driver who intentionally drove into oncoming highway traffic, striking a car and killing a woman and her two children, was sentenced to 45 years to life in prison.
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) _ AppFolio Inc. (APPF) on Thursday reported a second-quarter loss of $30 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier.
The Santa Barbara, California-based company said it had a loss of 86 cents per share.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California Gov. Gavin Newsom proclaimed states of emergency in Santa Barbara and Monterey counties on Friday to help the process of recovery from recent wildfires.
The proclamations allow the California Department of Transportation to request immediate federal assistance for highway repairs or reconstruction required after the Alisal Fire in Santa Barbara County and the Colorado Fire in Monterey County.
STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Kyle Johnson hit a two-run home run in the second inning, Blake Klassen added a three-run shot in the third and UC Santa Barbara breezed to a 9-4 victory over Binghamton in an elimination game at the Stanford Regional on Saturday.
STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Daylan Pena went 3-for-4 with a double and an RBI and Peyton Lewis hit a three-run home run to help No. 2 seed Texas State beat third-seeded UC Santa Barbara 7-3 on Friday night at the Stanford Regional.
STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Drew Bowser had an RBI double to ignite a 10-run second inning, capping the outburst with a grand slam and No. 2 overall seed Stanford breezed to a 20-7 victory over Binghamton in the Stanford Regional on Friday.
NEW YORK (AP) — The Kravis wedding train has rolled into Italy.
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) _ Sientra Inc. (SIEN) on Thursday reported a loss of $18 million in its first quarter.
On a per-share basis, the Santa Barbara, California-based company said it had a loss of 29 cents.
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) _ Sonos Inc. (SONO) on Wednesday reported fiscal second-quarter net income of $8.6 million.
The Santa Barbara, California-based company said it had net income of 6 cents per share.
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) _ AppFolio Inc. (APPF) on Monday reported a first-quarter loss of $14.3 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier.
On a per-share basis, the Santa Barbara, California-based company said it had a loss of 41 cents.
NEW YORK (AP) — Music executive Art Rupe, whose Specialty Records was a premier label during the formative years of rock ‘n roll and helped launch the careers of Little Richard, Sam Cooke and many others, has died.
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) — A man who was convicted of killing a California family of three, including a 5-year-old girl, six years ago was sentenced Friday to life in prison without chance of parole.
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) — A truck fire caused a massive hours-long traffic jam on northbound U.S. Highway 101 along the south Santa Barbara County coast on Thursday.
The 5 a.m. fire in the Summerland area involved a semi loaded with green beans, Carpinteria Summerland Fire District Battalion Chief Mike Gallagher told KEYT.
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) _ Sientra Inc. (SIEN) on Wednesday reported a loss of $16.1 million in its fourth quarter.
The Santa Barbara, California-based company said it had a loss of 27 cents per share.
Simon Rattle was getting ready to leave Europe for the first time since the start of the pandemic and head to California with the London Symphony Orchestra for a residency with students at Santa Barbara’s Music Academy of the West.
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) — Evacuation warnings were lifted Monday for residents near a wildfire in coastal Santa Barbara County.
The 100-acre (40.4-hectare) Hollister Fire was 50% contained, according to the county.
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) — A wind-driven wildfire that prompted evacuations near Santa Barbara was 20% contained on Sunday, authorities said.
The blaze broke out Saturday in a canyon near Hollister Ranch, a gated subdivision along the Gaviota Coast.
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) — Los Padres National Forest officials have banned campfires in the Santa Barbara front country due to increasing fire danger and potential threat to communities.
The prohibition announced Tuesday will stay in effect until Feb.
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) — Josh Pierre-Louis scored 16 points to lead UC Santa Barbara past Hawaii 67-60 on Thursday night.
Amadou Sow had 14 points and seven rebounds for the Gauchos (16-10, 9-6 Big West Conference), who have won five straight.
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) — Amadou Sow had a season-high 26 points as UC Santa Barbara defeated Cal State Northridge 70-61 on Tuesday night.
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — An Arizona State University student is facing charges after explosive devices were found in his fifth-floor dorm room, according to campus police.
ASU police said 19-year-old Logan Reynolds of Santa Barbara, California was arrested Monday and booked into the Maricopa County Jail on suspicion of two counts of misconduct involving weapons.
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) _ AppFolio Inc. (APPF) on Monday reported a loss of $1.3 million in its fourth quarter.
On a per-share basis, the Santa Barbara, California-based company said it had a loss of 4 cents.
RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Ajay Mitchell scored 10 of his team-high 30 points in the second overtime as UC Santa Barbara beat UC Riverside 97-90 on Saturday night.
Mitchell scored a season-high 31 points Thursday night in the Gauchos' 76-69 win over UC Davis.
DAVIS, Calif. (AP) — Ajay Mitchell had a season-high 31 points as UC Santa Barbara beat UC Davis 76-69 in overtime on Thursday night.
The Gauchos ended the game with a 10-2 run.
Amadou Sow had 17 points and 11 rebounds for UC Santa Barbara (13-10, 6-6 Big West Conference).
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve Governor Christopher Waller said Thursday he is willing to support a half-point interest rate hike at the central bank's next meeting in March if upcoming data suggests inflation is worsening.
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) — Ajay Mitchell had 20 points and UC Santa Barbara snapped Long Beach State's 11-game win streak with an 84-71 victory on Saturday night.
Calvin Wishart had 18 points for the Gauchos (12-10, 5-6 Big West Conference).
LONDON (AP) — Lawyers for Prince Harry told a court hearing on Friday that the British royal is unwilling to bring his children to his homeland because it is not safe.
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) — Tray Maddox Jr. had 15 points off the bench to lead Cal State Fullerton to a 67-58 win over UC Santa Barbara on Thursday night.
Jalen Harris had 12 points for Cal State Fullerton (15-8, 9-3 Big West Conference).
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A California manufacturer of pre-designed homes plans to build a $40 million facility in southern West Virginia, creating at least 150 jobs, Gov. Jim Justice said Friday.
Omnis Building Technologies makes pre-engineered, concrete-insulated units for up to 1,600-square-foot (453 cubic-meter) homes that are shipped and assembled on site in only a few days.
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (AP) — Ajay Mitchell scored 21 points and UC Santa Barbara beat CSU Bakersfield, 74-62 on Thursday night.
The Gauchos built a 12-point lead in the first half and maintained it the rest of the way.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Gary K. Hart, a former state lawmaker who represented parts of California's central coast for 20 years and served as secretary of education under Gov. Gray Davis, has died.
FULLERTON, Calif. (AP) — Damari Milstead scored 21 points, E.J. Anosike had 20 and Cal State Fullerton beat UC Santa Barbara 79-73 on Saturday night for its fifth straight win.
Vincent Lee added 12 points for Cal State Fullerton (9-5, 3-0 Big West Conference).
“West Side Story’s” Ariana DeBose, “Licorice Pizza’s” Alana Haim and “Belfast’s” Caitriona Balfe are among the actors who will receive the Santa Barbara International Film Festival’s Virtuosos Award this year.
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) — Ajay Mitchell scored 13 points and UC Santa Barbara dominated the first half in a 73-62 victory over Florida A&M on Sunday night.
Sekou Tour, Ajare Sanni and Miles Norris all scored 10 for the Gauchos (6-4), who led 41-23 at halftime.
STOCKTON, Calif. (AP) — Greg Outlaw sank a 3-pointer to ignite a big run in overtime and Pacific turned back UC Santa Barbara 80-71 on Tuesday night.
Outlaw's 3 sparked a 10-1 run in the extra period for the Tigers (5-6).
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The California coast will experience unusually high tides and possible minor flooding in some areas through Sunday morning, the National Weather Service said Friday.
The astronomical tides, also known as King Tides, will occur each morning, followed by very low tides hours later each afternoon, the weather service said.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A proposal to replace an oil pipeline that was shut down in 2015 after causing California's worst coastal spill in 25 years is inching though a government review, even as the state moves toward banning gas-powered vehicles and oil drilling.
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) — Santa Barbara County authorities have arrested seven juveniles for a series of assaults that occurred on a local high school campus, seriously injuring one student.
The investigation started Tuesday when San Marcos High School administrators notified a school resource deputy that there were videos depicting assaults on the campus, the Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office said in a statement.
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) — Amadou Sow and Josh Pierre-Louis scored 25 points apiece as UC Santa Barbara easily defeated San Francisco State 119-65 in a season opener on Wednesday night.
Pierre-Louis also had eight rebounds for the Gauchos.
GOLETA, Calif. (AP) — Two Santa Barbara County sheriff’s deputies rescued an unconscious woman from a burning apartment as her clothing was catching fire, authorities said.
The deputies were first to arrive on the scene in Goleta shortly before 5 p.m.
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) — A rare Amur leopard cub has made her public debut at the Santa Barbara Zoo.
The cub, named Marta, spent about an hour in her outdoor habitat Thursday morning, KSBY-TV reported.
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) — Residents who fled the Alisal Fire west of Santa Barbara have been allowed to return home.
All evacuation orders and warnings were canceled Sunday afternoon.
The fire was 87% contained Monday morning and its size was holding at about 27 square miles (70 square kilometers).
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A day at the beach turned into a proposal for Kourtney Kardashian, who is now engaged to Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker.
Kardashian posted two photos on Instagram of the proposal with the caption “forever.” A representative for the reality star and businesswoman confirmed Sunday that the couple are engaged.