Hiker collapses, found dead on Big Sur trail

HIKER COLLAPSES, FOUND DEAD ON BIG SUR TRAIL

Clayton Moore was found unresponsive on a hike to China Camp Trailhead. No foul play is suspected.

Partly cloudy, breezy with seasonable temps

PARTLY CLOUDY, BREEZY WITH SEASONABLE TEMPS

KSBW 8 Meteorologist Gina De Vecchio has your local weather forecast.

 
 
 
Best Buy launches a new $200 membership program to fight Amazon

BEST BUY LAUNCHES A NEW $200 MEMBERSHIP PROGRAM TO FIGHT AMAZON

With the new membership, Best Buy is targeting customers who "have more devices and technology in their home, but have trouble understanding...

Monterey County restaurants looking to rehire as economy slowly recovers

MONTEREY COUNTY RESTAURANTS LOOKING TO REHIRE AS ECONOMY SLOWLY RECOVERS

 
 
 
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Santa Cruz man found guilty of a hate crime in attempted stabbing

SANTA CRUZ MAN FOUND GUILTY OF A HATE CRIME IN ATTEMPTED STABBING

The Department of Justice said that the man has a history of race crimes.

 
 
 
California 'boogaloo' militia members tried to thwart killing probe, DOJ says

CALIFORNIA 'BOOGALOO' MILITIA MEMBERS TRIED TO THWART KILLING PROBE, DOJ SAYS

Four members of a California militia group associated with the anti-government "boogaloo" movement were indicted Friday on charges...

A dry year leads water managers to think about conservation measures

A DRY YEAR LEADS WATER MANAGERS TO THINK ABOUT CONSERVATION MEASURES

Santa Cruz received less than half of its normal rainfall this past year.

 
 
 
Santa Cruz schools look to return 5 days a week as classrooms cases stay low

SANTA CRUZ SCHOOLS LOOK TO RETURN 5 DAYS A WEEK AS CLASSROOMS CASES STAY LOW

Beginning April 19, Santa Cruz City Schools are expanding to five days a week for in-person learning.

California lawmaker eyes plan to digitize your driver's license

CALIFORNIA LAWMAKER EYES PLAN TO DIGITIZE YOUR DRIVER'S LICENSE

"When you really take a look at it, you do everything on your cellphone. You can do stock transactions, you have credit card information,...

 
 
 
Prince Philip's royal life in photos

PRINCE PHILIP'S ROYAL LIFE IN PHOTOS

We're taking a look back at the Duke of Edinburgh's life through the years.

SUHSD votes to offer "in-person instructional model" as alternative to previous plan

SUHSD VOTES TO OFFER "IN-PERSON INSTRUCTIONAL MODEL" AS ALTERNATIVE TO PREVIOUS PLAN

Salinas Union High School District's previous plan involved distanced learning in the morning and optional enrichment programs in the...

 
 
 
Chick-Fil-A opens in Salinas with long lines

CHICK-FIL-A OPENS IN SALINAS WITH LONG LINES

Hundreds of people lined up throughout the morning to be among the first to go through the drive-through.

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Arrest made in Santa Cruz jewelry store robbery

ARREST MADE IN SANTA CRUZ JEWELRY STORE ROBBERY

The man was identified by a member of the public after police asked for the community's help identifying him.

Former principal, president of Palma School dies at 75

FORMER PRINCIPAL, PRESIDENT OF PALMA SCHOOL DIES AT 75

Brother Patrick Dunne, C.F.C, started his work at Palma in 1987.

 
 
 
'Can't fix what you can't measure': New California homeless database aims to help policymakers

'CAN'T FIX WHAT YOU CAN'T MEASURE': NEW CALIFORNIA HOMELESS DATABASE AIMS TO HELP POLICYMAKERS

Affordable housing is so scarce in California that even when a person exits homelessness, several more people lose housing and authorities...

Costco's food courts have a cult following. Now they're making a comeback

COSTCO'S FOOD COURTS HAVE A CULT FOLLOWING. NOW THEY'RE MAKING A COMEBACK

The beloved food court, known for its $1.50 hot dog and soda combo and giant menu boards, is coming back to life, albeit slowly.

 
 
 
Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine shortage hits California

JOHNSON & JOHNSON COVID-19 VACCINE SHORTAGE HITS CALIFORNIA

The state is expecting about 90% fewer of the J&J doses next week.

Border officials picked up nearly 19,000 unaccompanied migrant children last month - an all time high

BORDER OFFICIALS PICKED UP NEARLY 19,000 UNACCOMPANIED MIGRANT CHILDREN LAST MONTH - AN ALL TIME HIGH

The huge increase in children traveling alone - some as young as 3 - and families has severely strained border holding facilities.

 
 
 



President Biden to announce withdrawal of US troops from Afghanistan by...

President Biden to announce withdrawal of US troops from Afghanistan by September 11

The withdrawal extends the U.S. troop presence past a May 1 deadline set by the Trump administration in an agreement with the Taliban, but only by a matter of months. Read more ...

Bomb squad investigating live grenade found on West Side

Bomb squad investigating live grenade found on West Side

CHICAGO - Chicago police said a bomb squad is investigating a live grenade found inside a bag on the city's West Side. A call was placed just after 9:30 a.m. Tuesday about a... Read more ...

Biden to withdraw all U.S. troops from Afghanistan by Sept. 11

Biden to withdraw all U.S. troops from Afghanistan by Sept. 11

President Joe Biden plans to withdraw all U.S. troops from Afghanistan by Sept. 11, the 20th anniversary of the terrorist attacks that drew America into its longest war... Read more ...

Iran says it will enrich uranium to 60% in the wake of suspected Israeli...

Iran says it will enrich uranium to 60% in the wake of suspected Israeli sabotage at Natanz 

Iran will start enriching uranium to 60% purity this week, higher than ever, a top diplomat said days after a reported act of Israeli sabotage targeted Tehran's enrichment... Read more ...

‘Cancel culture is a disease': Actor Hank Azaria draws backlash after...

‘Cancel culture is a disease': Actor Hank Azaria draws backlash after apology for voicing Simpsons' Indian shopkeeper Apu

White US voice actor Hank Azaria has drawn the ire of Simpsons fans who accuse him of being ‘woke' and participating in cancel culture after he apologized for his portrayal of... Read more ...

'Little startling': Maine college fines students $50 for not wearing face mask

'Little startling': Maine college fines students $50 for not wearing face mask

A Maine college is giving $50 tickets to students who violate the school's face mask requirement. Read more ...

Johnson & Johnson vaccine probe will likely take ‘a matter of days,' FDA says

Johnson & Johnson vaccine probe will likely take ‘a matter of days,' FDA says

The Food and Drug Administration will likely require only a “matter of days” to look into reports of patients who received the Johnson & Johnson vaccine experiencing dangerous... Read more ...

COVID-19 Update: Allegheny County reports 430 cases, one death

COVID-19 Update: Allegheny County reports 430 cases, one death

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New schedule for Red Sox-Twins series announced after game postponed for...

New schedule for Red Sox-Twins series announced after game postponed for safety concerns

Tuesday's game will be played at 2:10 p.m. ET. Wednesday's first game will begin at 2:10 p.m. ET, with the rescheduled Monday game beginning about 30 minutes after the first... Read more ...

Local day spa was front for human trafficking scheme, AG says

Local day spa was front for human trafficking scheme, AG says

Multiple victims were allegedly sold for sex, according to charges announced by the attorney general. Read more ...