ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - Garrett Richards pitched six innings of four-hit ball, David Freese drove in two runs, and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Texas Rangers 7-3 on Friday night for their seventh win in eight home games.
SAN DIEGO (AP) - Everth Cabrera's sacrifice fly capped San Diego's three-run ninth inning that gave the Padres a 6-5 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday night.
PETALUMA (AP) - It's that time of year again when dogs with unusually large heads, hairless bodies and other oddities compete to be the World's Ugliest Dog.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The owner of a home in Sylmar where four people died in a fire is facing criminal charges.
SAN MATEO (AP) - A California congresswoman wants electronic cigarettes regulated in the same way as typical tobacco products and announced legislation Friday that would do so.
PASADENA - Santa Clarita Valley's representative on the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors joined firefighters and other officials Friday in calling for residents to take precautions now to protect themselves during wildfire season.
Santa Clarita - The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) plans to implement the closures listed below during the week of June 22-28, 2014, as part of a project that is constructing truck lanes on I-5 between Pico Canyon Road/Lyons Avenue and the Antelope Valley Freeway (SR-14). More information about the project is here.
Homayoun Daryani, co-owner of Persia Restaurant and Persia Lounge, understands the purpose of SCV Restaurant Week which kicks off Sunday across Santa Clarita.
Two Los Angeles men were arrested this week and arraigned Friday in U.S. District Court for a series of eight robberies that earned them the moniker "Cowboy Gun Bandits."
Both kids and adults strapped on their goggles and slathered on the sunscreen Friday before splashing into the effort to break the record for the world's largest swim lesson.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Amtrak and the California High-Speed Rail Authority have canceled a joint agreement to bid on high-speed trains that was billed as a way to save money and lure train manufacturing to the United States.
Los Angeles County Sheriff's deputies arrested one man this week for possession of methamphetamine, allegedly with intent to sell, near William S. Hart Park in Newhall.
SAN DIEGO (AP) - A sobbing businessman in his 30s called a hotline set up by his fellow Iraqi immigrants, desperate to talk to someone after fearing his father was the man he saw in an online news video of a beheading in northern Iraq.
BEIRUT (AP) - For the first time since World War II, the number of people forced from their homes worldwide has surged past 50 million, the United Nations refugee agency said Friday.
We all want to give our all to our families, but we're often holding back for one reason or another. If you find yourself less than fulfilled in your family relationships, it may be that you're not giving your family what they need from you. Think about these 3 ways you might be holding back more than you realize.
Caltrans will repave State Route 138 in Palmdale between 165th Street East and Avenue S, officials said Friday.
SANTA ANA (AP) - Federal officials have approved new wording on a proposed California driver's license for immigrants who are living in the country illegally, ending months of debate over what the card should say.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - California has reinstated tougher penalties for aggravated arson just as authorities charge a Northern California man with setting a fire that has burned nearly 120 square miles of timber in the mountains east of Sacramento.
The E! TV channel says that "Fashion Police" will continue without Joan Rivers.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - Gov. Jerry Brown has vetoed a pair of bills that would have made diaper changing stations available in both men's and women's restrooms.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - Home day care operators in California must stop smoking in their houses, even after hours when children are gone.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Police say Grammy-nominated R&B singer Keyshia Cole has been arrested on suspicion of battery after an altercation early Friday morning in Los Angeles.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - An actress who was detained by Los Angeles police is refusing to apologize for claiming race played a role in the incident, despite calls from local civil rights leaders.
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Former NBA guard Rex Chapman has been arrested for allegedly shoplifting $14,000 worth of merchandise from an Apple store in Scottsdale and then selling the items at a pawn shop.
Junior high school students in the Santa Clarita Valley rummaged through shelves and racks of the Kohl's retail store in Valencia for some back-to-school shopping this week - made possible with help from Assistance League Santa Clarita.
PLACERVILLE, Calif. (AP) - A massive Northern California wildfire is burning so explosively because of the prolonged drought that firefighters are finding normal amounts of retardant aren't stopping the flames. And so they are dropping record-breaking amounts - more than 203,000 gallons in one day alone.
People's reasons for hosting or supporting "National Back to Church Sunday" are nearly as numerous as the reasons others stay away from sacred gatherings in the first place.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The driver of a stolen van that hit and badly injured a dog during a wild, televised police chase in Los Angeles has been sentenced to two years in state prison.
DENVER (AP) - A dazzling show of fire and color can make science come alive for young students, but it can also inflict serious and painful injuries, as flash fires in Nevada and Colorado showed this month.
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - The 3-D printing boom is about to invade space.