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Montecito mudslides: one 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 7-Eleven to protest raids

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

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Montecito mudslides: Number of homes destroyed nearly doubles to 115

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

How would California handle a statewide false emergency alert?

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The repercussions of Hawaii's huge Emergency Alert mistake are still being felt — here's how California's system differs.

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LA's Kingdom Day Parade, in photos

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The parade down Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and Crenshaw Boulevard was themed "When They Go Low, We Go High," after remarks by former First Lady Michelle Obama.

A photographer's odyssey to document streets named after MLK

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Susan Berger spent a year taking photos of 33 streets named after the civil rights icon in 17 states and the District of Columbia, There are an estimated 900 such streets in the U.S.

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The other King who helped MLK Boulevard get its name

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It was once named Santa Barbara Ave. But Celes King III saw an opportunity to rename it ahead of the 1984 Summer Olympics.

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MLK Day marked by Trump criticism, pledges to fight racism

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Leaders of the Cherokee Nation marked the day by welcoming the descendants of slaves into their tribe after years of exclusion, while King's children spoke out against President Trump.

'Tonght, we need to mourn': Thousands grieve at vigil for mudslide victims

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People gathered outside the Santa Barbara County courthouse Sunday evening to pay tribute to the 20 people who were killed in the devastation. "Our whole community is devastated," one attendee said.