BRUSSELS (AP) - EU officials have failed to reach a deal on giving Greece more aid, prolonging uncertainty over the future of the euro.
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) - The heirs of late author J.R.R. Tolkien are suing the producers of "The Lord of the Rings" and "The Hobbit" movie trilogies over alleged exploitative merchandizing.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - San Francisco lawmakers disappointed committed nudists Tuesday by narrowly approving a ban on public nakedness despite concerns the measure would undermine the city's reputation as a sanctuary for free expression.
NEW YORK (AP) - Federal labor officials said Tuesday they don't expect to decide before Thursday on whether to seek an injunction on behalf of Wal-Mart Stores Inc. to stop a union-backed group from encouraging worker walk-outs that are expected to culminate Friday. That's the traditional start of the holiday shopping season.
GOMA, Congo (AP) - A rebel group believed to be backed by Rwanda seized the strategic, provincial capital of Goma in eastern Congo on Tuesday, home to more than 1 million people as well as an international airport in a development that threatens to spark a new, regional war, officials and witnesses said.
DALLAS (AP) - The city of Dallas will mark the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy next year with a ceremony featuring the tolling of church bells, a moment of silence and readings by Pulitzer Prize-winning historian David McCullough from the president's speeches.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Hundreds of nurses in the San Francisco Bay area were braving rain showers to walk picket lines after going on strike Tuesday, union officials said.
Festival of Trees at Westfield Valencia Town Center, (between The Patios and Sears). General admission: $6 age 15 and older; $3 age 4 to 14; $4 age 65+; free age 3 and under. Purchase general admission tickets at the door. No online sales. For hours and more information visit www.scvbgc.org.
The National Weather Service has issued high wind warnings in Los Angeles County that will last until Friday evening.
A 29-year-old rain gutter cleaner and accused pot grower was in custody Thursday after his home laboratory exploded Wednesday, injuring two and prompting the evacuation of a Canyon Country apartment building.
A visual effects team from Encore, a subsidiary of Deluxe Entertainment Services Group, has set up a production unit at Santa Clarita Studios in a move that takes its services to the clients.
California United Bank has reported a number of events in the past week – including its second quarter earnings report, promotion of two executives and acquisition of a smaller bank.
The California June election results were abysmal for a free and democratic society.
A team representing the U.S. competed in an International Contact Karate Tournament in St-Jerome, Canada.
In April, four 16-year-old locals participated in a national competition, or what they called the "Olympics for chamber musicians."
The Birds and Bees are vanishing.
Parents Briana Lynne and Garrett Clayton Wampler welcomed new baby Charlotte Elizabeth Wampler into their family on July 5 at Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital.
Dick beat the daylights out of his son David. Constantly.
Each week, Our Community will feature a new visual SCV moment. Post to Instagram using #scvlife and tag @signalscv for a chance to appear in the section.
The Hart Mustang 9U Red Team went 4-0 last weekend at the Hart Pony Baseball and Softball Complex to win the Mustang 9U Super Regions Tournament.
In times of stress, my dreams become bizarre.
We've all heard the stories our parents and grandparents would tell us as kids about walking to school uphill, both ways, in the snow.
Local book publisher Willa Robinson and award-winning book designer Juan Roberts will host a free book publishing workshop on July 22 at 7 p.m. at Barnes & Noble in Valencia.
My story begins on a Sunday in the summer of 1936.
Recently, as my wife and I were walking along one of our lovely paseos we came upon a boys baseball team practicing in the park.
Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, hosted a special luncheon June 14 in honor of 10 local, academy-bound students.
A Santa Clarita resident turned 100 years old July 14.