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Rush is on to submit DACA renewals as clock ticks away

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| Seeing a window open, young unauthorized immigrants whose protections are about to expire are lining up for legal help to fill out renewal applications.

Roads impacted by Montecito mudslide set to reopen by end of January


Following the catastrophic mudslide from earlier this month, most county roads and major utilities will be back in service by Jan. 31 — not including the areas of Montecito impacted by the flood and debris flow.

5 things to do this weekend in SoCal


You can play retro video games, see the bright lights of the winter night sky and even have a slice of birthday cake with Benjamin Franklin himself. (Or a close facsimile thereof.)


LA officials approve pro-immigrant measures


Los Angeles City Council members on Wednesday approved four new proposals supporting immigrants, aiming to counter Trump immigration policies.

Oroville sues California over 2017 dam crisis


The city argues the crisis, which forced authorities to order 188,000 people to flee last year, was caused by decades of mismanagement.

Hard-hit Montecito to get little rain from new system


The National Weather Service says Montecito should see very little precipitation Thursday night into Friday, and overall the area from Santa Barbara County southward should expect a tenth of an inch or less.

Montecito mudslides: A story of luck, loss and narrow escapes


One couple in Montecito's mandatory evacuation zone ended up staying at a friend's guesthouse in the voluntary evacuation zone. It seemed like a good idea at the time.


Immigrant advocates gather at Koreatown 7-Eleven to protest raids


About 50 advocates rallied outside a 7-Eleven store in L.A.'s Koreatown neighborhood Tuesday to protest recent immigration enforcement sweeps at the convenience stores nationwide.


Montecito mudslides: Number of homes destroyed nearly doubles to 115


Seven people remain hospitalized a week after they were injured in mudslides that devastated the coastal town of Montecito, killing 20.