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World Cup Tuesday roundup: Mexico draws with Brazil

FORTALEZA, Brazil (AP) - Goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa made a series of outstanding saves to help Mexico hold Brazil to a thrilling 0-0 draw at the World Cup on Tuesday. The result leaves both teams with four points each after two games in Group A, but Brazil is ahead on goal difference going into their decisive final matches. Croatia and Cameroon meet on Wednesday for their second games after both opened with defeats.

June 17, 2014 | Associated Press | Pro Sports News


Angels benefit from Trout HRs in win

CLEVELAND (AP) - Mike Trout is hot, and that's bad news for opposing teams.

June 17, 2014 | Associated Press | Pro Sports News


Madison Shipman wins Honda Sports Award

Valencia High graduate Madison Shipman may have already begun her professional softball career with the USSSA Pride, but that hasn't stopped others from continuing to award her collegiate excellence.

June 17, 2014 | By Jon Stein Signal Staff Writer | SCV College Sports


Want to join the world's largest swim lesson?

The City of Santa Clarita invites residents of all ages to head over to the Santa Clarita Aquatic Center on Friday, June 20, 2014 at 8:00 a.m. and participate in an attempt to set a new record for The World's Largest Swimming Lesson™. At the free event, residentswill join thousands of kids and families across the globe in a 30-minute swim lesson that organizers hope will not only break the World Record, but teach life-saving water safety skills and spread the word that learning to swim saves lives.

June 17, 2014 | Source: City of Santa Clarita | Santa Clarita Valley News


Experts seek to remove fox from endangered list

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) - Two subspecies of a fox that lives only on an island chain off the Southern California coast should be removed from the endangered species list because of a dramatic increase in population during at least the past decade, a scientific group dedicated to fox recovery said Tuesday.

June 17, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


CEO: iHeartRadio revenue 'hundreds of millions'

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Clear Channel CEO Bob Pittman says online streaming service iHeartRadio makes "hundreds of millions" of dollars in annual revenue, putting it in the range of Internet radio leader Pandora.

June 17, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


Board likes SCV homeless shelter right where it is

Santa Clarita Valley homeless shelter officials have considered a number of possible permanent locations for the shelter and are considering a bid to keep it right where it is, a board member said Tuesday.

June 17, 2014 | By Luke Money Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


3 inmates set to die; previous execution botched

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Convicted killers in three states were facing executions within a 24-hour period starting Tuesday night, potentially the first lethal injections in the nation since a botched execution in Oklahoma seven weeks ago.

June 17, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


Signs of reprisal killings emerge in Iraq

BAGHDAD (AP) - Nearly four dozen Sunni detainees were gunned down at a jail north of Baghdad, a car bomb struck a Shiite neighborhood of the capital and four young Sunnis were found slain, as ominous signs emerged Tuesday that open warfare between the two main Muslim sects has returned to Iraq.

June 17, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


Residents return as Sierra Nevada wildfire tamed

LAKE ISABELLA, Calif. (AP) - Diminishing winds were helping California firefighters surround 75 percent of a wildfire in the southern Sierra Nevada.

June 17, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


Arrests made in Canyon Country street robbery case

On Sunday, May 25, 2014 a robbery was reported to Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station Deputies. The robbery occurred at 12:05 am in the area of Sierra Highway and Via Princessa. The victim reportedly was riding his bicycle on the path close to the wash area when he was surrounded by eight males. One of the males pulled out a handgun and pointed it at him. The males then stole the victim's wallet, backpack, cell phone, and credit cards. This robbery occurred just after another robbery was reported earlier that same evening, at the same location with ...

June 17, 2014 | Source: Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station | Santa Clarita Valley News


Road work to impact traffic on Lyons Avenue

Residents are being cautioned to expect traffic delays along Lyons Avenue this summer as a wide stretch of one of the Santa Clarita Valley's most-traveled thoroughfares will be undergoing work as part of Santa Clarita's street maintenance program.

June 17, 2014 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


Could Texas' Perry be mulling move to California?

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Could Texas Gov. Rick Perry be California dreamin'?

June 17, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


Plan your home remodels with your life in mind

Last week, we talked about the move-versus-remodel debate. That is the first decision you have to make when you accept your house isn't working for you and you need a change. If you decide to stay put and that remodeling is the way to go, the next phase of the design process is programming.

June 17, 2014 | Annie Schwemmer and Ann Robinson, Deseret News | NEWS 4 U


School's over, now what? 5 ways to stretch your child's mind over the summer

As a mom, I feel happy and nervous when school is out for the summer. Keeping a preschooler, grade schooler, middle schooler and high schooler occupied takes effort. One thing that all four kids need over the summer is to keep learning. Here are my five go-to ways to grow their brains and help them retain all they've learned.

June 17, 2014 | Amy Peterson, FamilyShare | Hot Topics


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UPDATE: LA County deputy convicted in corruption case

LOS ANGELES (AP) - A Los Angeles County sheriff's deputy was convicted Tuesday of trying to block a federal investigation of allegations of inmate abuse at county jails.

September 16, 2014 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


Top 15 states for education

It's already September. Time to go back to school.

September 16, 2014 | By Herb Scribner Deseret News | Hot Topics


Woman in wildfire's path lost almost everything

WEED, Calif. (AP) - Kate Stonecypher awoke Monday and thought about wearing boots to work but decided on sneakers instead.

September 16, 2014 | Associated Press | Signal AP


Currently Filming in SCV

Film and TV productions bring revenue and jobs to Santa Clarita. You might run into a film crew any day. Here are some productions that are currently shooting around town.

September 16, 2014 | Signal Staff | Local Business News


NASA picks Boeing and SpaceX to ferry astronauts

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - NASA is a giant step closer to launching Americans again from U.S. soil.

September 16, 2014 | Associated Press | Signal AP


CDC study: Americans' bellies are expanding fast

CHICAGO (AP) - The number of American men and women with big-bellied, apple-shaped figures - the most dangerous kind of obesity - has climbed at a startling rate over the past decade, according to a government study.

September 16, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


Top general: US ground troops possible in Iraq

WASHINGTON (AP) - American ground troops may be needed to battle Islamic State forces in the Middle East if President Barack Obama's current strategy fails, the nation's top military officer said Tuesday as Congress plunged into an election-year debate of Obama's plan to expand airstrikes and train Syrian rebels.

September 16, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


US to assign 3,000 from US military to fight Ebola

ATLANTA (AP) - Under pressure to boost the U.S. response to the Ebola crisis, President Barack Obama is ordering 3,000 military personnel to West Africa amid worries that the financial and human cost of the outbreak is rapidly growing.

September 16, 2014 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


DMV releases manufacturer testing regulations for driverless cars

Sacramento – The California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) announced that the regulations governing how manufacturers can test autonomous vehicles on California roads went into effect today, September 16, 2014.

September 16, 2014 | Source: California Department of Motor Vehicles | Signal AP


Theater shooting victim's parents sue ammo seller

DENVER (AP) - The parents of a woman killed in the Colorado theater shootings filed a lawsuit Tuesday accusing four online retailers of improperly selling ammunition, tear gas, a high-capacity magazine and body armor used in the attack.

September 16, 2014 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


U.S. to assign 3,000 from U.S. military to fight Ebola

ATLANTA (AP) - Under pressure to ramp up the U.S. response to the Ebola crisis, President Barack Obama is ordering 3,000 U.S. military personnel to West Africa amid worries that the financial and human cost of the outbreak is growing exponentially in a region overwhelmed by the deadly virus.

September 16, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


Grammy Award Winner Kenny Loggins to Perform Benefit Concert for Golden Valley High School Marching

The Golden Valley High School Marching Band Booster Club proudly presents a benefit concert starring Grammy award winner Kenny Loggins on October 21, 2014, at 8 pm in the Golden Valley High School performing arts center.

September 16, 2014 | Source: William S. Hart Union High School District ROP | Santa Clarita Valley News


Governor signs groundwater bill package

SACRAMENTO – A legislative bill package by Senator Fran Pavley (D-Agoura Hills) and Assemblymember Roger Dickinson (D-Sacramento) to sustainably manage California's groundwater was signed into law today by Governor Jerry Brown. The three-bill package including SB 1168 (Pavley), SB 1319 (Pavley) and AB 1739 (Dickinson) will initiate groundwater sustainability planning and programs for California's most distressed groundwater basins. The bills define local responsibilities and give local agencies the authority necessary to manage groundwater sustainably and ensure no groundwater basin is in danger of being permanently damaged by overdrafting.

September 16, 2014 | Source: Office of Sen. Fran Pavley | Santa Clarita Valley News


City to Host Bidders Meeting for Community Services and Arts Grants Program

The city of Santa Clarita's Community Services and Arts Grants Program will once again make funds available to Santa Clarita Valley-based nonprofit organizations in 2014 and 2015. Grant applications will be released at the Grant Bidders Meeting, which will be held on Monday, September 22 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Santa Clarita Activities Center, located at 20880 Centre Pointe Parkway.

September 16, 2014 | Source: City of Santa Clarita | Santa Clarita Valley News


1 California wildfire grows rapidly as others ease

POLLOCK PINES, Calif. (AP) - While crews gained ground on a wildfire that damaged 100 homes in far Northern California, another blaze east of Sacramento is growing rapidly - threatening homes and forcing evacuations.

September 16, 2014 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


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