Updated at the bottom with the victim's ID. Headline has changed. First posted at 1:10 p.m. Tuesday.
A man was killed in a shark attack today off Surf Beach in Santa Barbara County, a sheriff's official told the Weekly.
A Santa Barbara County Fire Department spokesman told us the beach is off Vand ... More >>
By Pete Kotz
On July 11, 2008, the price of oil rose to $147 per barrel, a record high. Gas stations engaged in hot pursuit as the price of a gallon rocketed past $4. All hell was about to break loose.
The country's largest banks had already begun to implode through arrogance and ineptitude. Now t ... More >>