'Fracking' fight heats up ballot in Santa Barbara

Though hydraulic fracturing is seldom used in Santa Barbara County, the controversial technique looms large on the Nov. 4 ballot.

LA Phil celebrates 10-year anniversary of organ

The concert, known as "The Organ: Stops, Keys, Pedals and Pipes," is one of a series of events for all ages going on this year to celebrate the organ's 10th year.

Newly naturalized citizens get to vote right away


Voting officials register new U.S. citizens right after the naturalization ceremony. While everyone else had to register by Monday, the newly naturalized are excepted.

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Can this bureaucrat get young citizens to vote?


With less than 3 percent of young adults casting ballots in June, County Registrar Dean Logan's challenge is to get more of them to vote.

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Attorney says LA Kings' Voynov didn't hit girlfriend

St Louis Blues v Los Angeles Kings

Kings defenseman Slava Voynov's attorney is hopeful the NHL will end his indefinite suspension after reviewing the events that led to Voynov's arrest.

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Girl Scouts look for a way out of the woods

Girl Scouts Kicks Off National Girl Scout Cookie Weekend At Grand Central Terminal

More than 100 years old, the organization offers young American girls the chance to succeed. So why is it struggling?

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68,000 gallons of raw sewage spill in Moorpark

Ventura County officials say about 68,000 gallons of raw sewage spilled in Moorpark over the weekend and the mess went unreported for several days.