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UCLA football has high expectations

By Jon Stein

July 24, 2014 | By Jon Stein Signal Staff Writer | SCV College Sports


Stanford not slighted by 2nd place pick

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Stanford has played in four straight major bowl games and the past two Rose Bowls, building a resilient football power at an improbable place.

July 24, 2014 | By The Associated Press | SCV College Sports


Professor charged with taping students in bathroom

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - An accounting professor has been charged with secretly taping students in his San Francisco apartment's bathroom.

July 24, 2014 | The Associated Press | Signal AP


Sheriff's Department: Beware of phone scam

If you receive a call from someone claiming to be from the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department and threatening to arrest you for failing to appear for jury duty, hang up - it's a scam, sheriff's officials said Thursday.

July 24, 2014 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


Balloon festival launches again in Santa Clara River Valley

It's "Up, up and away" time in Santa Paula this weekend as the 2014 Citrus Classic Balloon Festival launches with a "balloon glow," entertainment and other activities starting at 6 p.m. Friday.

July 24, 2014 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


LAPD investigates death of USC student

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Los Angeles police are looking for at least three suspects in the off-campus death of a USC graduate student from China.

July 24, 2014 | The Associated Press | Signal AP


Police to pay $1.8M for Dorner manhunt shooting

TORRANCE (AP) - A surfer who was hurt when a Los Angeles-area police officer rammed and shot up his truck during the manhunt for cop-turned-killer Christopher Dorner will receive $1.8 million to dismiss his federal lawsuit, police said Thursday.

July 24, 2014 | The Associated Press | Signal AP


2 women convicted of deadly nightclub beating

SANTA ANA (AP) - An Orange County jury has convicted two women of kicking to death a third woman during a fight outside a Santa Ana nightclub.

July 24, 2014 | The Associated Press | Signal AP


Man says he shot burglar who said she was pregnant

LONG BEACH (AP) - Police said Thursday they're deciding whether to arrest an 80-year-old man who shot a fleeing, unarmed burglar despite her telling him she was pregnant, but they have arrested the woman's accomplice on suspicion of murder for taking part in a crime that led to her death.

July 24, 2014 | T | Signal AP


2 SCV youngsters win Youth Foundation-Sheriff’s Department essay contest

Two of the three winners of the Sheriff's Youth Foundation and Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department Youth Essay Contest were from the Santa Clarita Valley, officials announced this week.

July 24, 2014 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


Children’s Bureau seeks foster families, parents

The nonprofit Children's Bureau is inviting individuals and couples to become "resource families," caring for children during the reunification process with their parents.

July 24, 2014 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


Marriage, power and sex rule CW's 'Reign' season 2

SAN DIEGO (AP) - When The CW's "Reign" returns for its second season, we will see Mary, Queen of Scots, and the new King, Francis II, in the first year of marriage.

July 24, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


Gang violence, fears for children fuel rush to US

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Many immigrants flooding across the southern border of the U.S. say they're fleeing violent gangs in Central America.

July 24, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


How Arizona, Ohio, Oklahoma, executions went awry

Since the start of the year, executions in Ohio, Oklahoma and Arizona have gone awry, with inmates gasping for breath as lethal drugs coursed through their bodies. The Associated Press had witnesses at the executions of the three inmates. A look at how each unfolded:

July 24, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


Varying health premium subsidies worry consumers

MIAMI (AP) - Linda Close was grateful to learn she qualified for a sizable subsidy to help pay for her health insurance under the new federal law. But in the process of signing up for a plan, Close said her HealthCare.gov account showed several different subsidy amounts, varying as much as $180 per month.

July 24, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


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Valencia high graduate Vereen brothers to face off Sunday

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - The Vereen brothers competed hard against each other while growing up in California.

October 23, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Pro Sports News


SCCS volleyball tops Trinity in rivalry match

Santa Clarita Christian girls volleyball beat crosstown rival Trinity Classical Academy on Thursday 3-2 in a Heritage League match.

October 23, 2014 | By Signal Staff | SCV Prep Sports


Suspect in girl's 1984 killing was police employee

SAN DIEGO (AP) - A retired San Diego police criminalist apparently killed himself after being linked to the murder of a 14-year-old girl three decades ago, authorities said Thursday.

October 23, 2014 | The Associated Press | Signal AP


Foothill tennis roundup: Valencia beats Hart takes title

In a nearly identical match to the one the two teams played just over two weeks ago, the Valencia Vikings edged the Hart Indians 10-8 and clinched the 2014 Foothill League girls tennis title outright on their home court.

October 23, 2014 | By Brent Maranto Signal Staff Writer | SCV Prep Sports


Another school football season ends over hazing

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - A second high school football team's season has come to an abrupt halt after allegations rookie players were subjected to what officials called humiliating and inappropriate initiation rites.

October 23, 2014 | The Associated Press | Signal AP


Halloween message from Cpt. Johnson

Halloween is just around the corner and most families are excited and eager to participate in the long standing tradition of children dressing in costumes and walking door-to-door throughout the community to get treats. While we are eager to observe this tradition, here is an important statistic to keep in mind; children are four times more likely to be struck by a car on Halloween night than any other night of the year.

October 23, 2014 | Source: Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department | Santa Clarita Valley News


Border deaths drop to 15-year low

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - The number of people who died trying to cross the U.S.-Mexico border has dropped to the lowest level in 15 years as more immigrants turned themselves in to authorities in Texas and fewer took their chances with the dangerous trek across the Arizona desert.

October 23, 2014 | The Associated Press | Signal AP


Gary killings put spotlight on abandoned buildings

GARY, Ind. (AP) - The two-bedroom home in Gary's Bungalow Heights area went up in the Roaring '20s, when the Indiana steel town was thriving and filled with prosperous subdivisions. By the time Anith Jones' body was found in its basement Saturday, the building was one of thousands of dilapidated, abandoned houses serving as havens for crime in cities like Detroit and Chicago that have battled neighborhoods in decline.

October 23, 2014 | The Associated Press | Signal AP


Lakers' Steve Nash out for the sesaon

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Los Angeles Lakers guard Steve Nash has been ruled out for the season because of a back injury, putting the two-time NBA MVP's career in doubt.

October 23, 2014 | The Associated Press | Signal AP


Lawmakers seek to end benefits to former Nazis

WASHINGTON (AP) - Legislation to stop suspected Nazi war criminals from receiving U.S. Social Security benefits will be introduced soon, the latest response to an Associated Press investigation that revealed millions of dollars have been paid to former Nazis who were forced out of the United States.

October 23, 2014 | The Associated Press | Signal AP


$50,000 reward to find killer of Anaheim girl, 9

ANAHEIM (AP) - The father of a 9-year-old girl shot to death as she played in a gang-plagued Southern California neighborhood says she died in his arms and he's asking people to help find the killer.

October 23, 2014 | The Associated Press | Signal AP


Dad: White House jumper has 'mental health' issues

WASHINGTON (AP) - The latest person to climb over the White House fence had the paranoid belief he was being watched by cameras and had previously been arrested at the executive mansion, his father said.

October 23, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


NFL Players join "No More" to domestic violence ad

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) - New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning is among nearly two dozen current and former NFL players appearing in a new series of public service announcements denouncing domestic violence and sexual assault.

October 23, 2014 | Associated Press | Signal AP


Failures in oversight worsened UNC academic fraud

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - An alarming lack of institutional oversight at the University of North Carolina allowed an academic fraud scandal to run unchecked for nearly two decades and has the school reeling from the scandal's fallout.

October 23, 2014 | Associated Press | Signal AP


Paintings in national parks spark probe, furor

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A series of colorful, eerie faces painted on rocks in some of the West's most pristine, well-known national parks has sparked an investigation by authorities and a furor online.

October 23, 2014 | Associated Press | Signal AP


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