Meghan and Harry welcomed baby Lilibet at Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital. It was founded by 50 women who raised money to open it in 1888.
Bones believed to be centuries-old were discovered at an estate just 350 yards away from the Duke and Duchess of Sussex's home in California.
Southwest Airlines is growing its West Coast route network with five new routes to two new cities. The Californian cities of Santa Barbara and Fresno are the focus of this expansion. The expansion continues a rivalry between Southwest and Alaska Airlines for domination in the region. Visit Business Insider’s homepage […]
Southwest Airlines is adding the Californian cities of Fresno and Santa Barbara to its route network in the new year. No routes or start dates have been announced but service will begin in the second quarter of 2021. The expansion strengthens Southwest’s West Coast rivalry with Alaska Airlines as the […]
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have purchased their first home together, a spokesperson for the couple confirmed to Insider’s Mikhaila Friel. The house is in California’s Santa Barbara County. They were reportedly previously living in Tyler Perry’s mansion in Los Angeles. Despite being one of the most expensive places to […]
In early November, Variety reported that Oscar-winning actor Jeff Bridges sold the Montecito, California, retreat he shared with his wife to neighbour and media mogul Oprah Winfrey. Oprah bought the home for $US6.85 million, the same price Bridges paid for the ranch in 2014. He listed the ranch for $US8 […]
A diving boat carrying nearly 40 passengers was engulfed in flames off the coast of Southern California on Monday. The Coast Guard has recovered 20 bodies in their search for survivors; 14 are still missing. Rescuers have suspended their search after no one was found alive in their efforts. The […]
The Conception was carrying 33 passengers and six crew members when it caught fire off the coast of Santa Cruz island, just northwest of Los Angeles, early Monday morning. Rescue divers have found 25 bodies and nine people remain missing, according to Associated Press. Crew members who were rescued said […]
A boat carrying 33 passengers and six crew members on a scuba diving trip became fully engulfed in flames early Monday morning. Thirty passengers were sleeping below deck when the fire broke out. At least 25 bodies have been found, and nine more are still missing. The boat’s captain and […]
A boat caught fire near Santa Cruz Island, off the coast of Ventura County, California, at approximately 3:30 a.m. local time on Monday morning. There were 39 people in total aboard the vessel, according to the Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office. According to the Sheriff’s Office, emergency responders found the […]
A 3,500-acre ranch in southern California is on the market for $US110 million. It is currently owned by the CEO of Luxembourg holding company TAG. The property, known as El Rancho Tajiguas, includes two luxury villas with five bedrooms each. One of the most expensive properties in California is now […]
Insurance professionals are beginning to view natural disasters as a major economic threat. In 2018, actuary groups from Canada and the US identified climate change as today’s top financial risk. But some areas are more vulnerable to climate-related disasters than others. We asked a group of actuaries where people should […]
Severe mudslides in Southern California have left 17 dead, and rescue crews still searching for at least 8 more people. The mudslides came on the heels of one of the regions’ worst spat of wildfires in recorded history, and the two cataclysms, like many processes on our planet, are related. […]
Multiple wildfires continue to burn throughout Los Angeles, Ventura, and San Diego counties in Southern California. The largest blaze – known as the Thomas Fire – began last week in Ventura County and burned more than 200,000 acres. Santa Ana winds have pushed the Thomas Fire into Santa Barbara County, […]
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