Is it a business or a hobby? The IRS asks the question all the time. If your activity is deemed to be a hobby, you can't take a business loss.
A man driving a Ford Mustang knocked over a light pole Wednesday afternoon on Railroad Avenue, south of Oak Ridge Drive, and was transported to a local hospital for treatment.
A manager at the Valencia Big 5 Sporting Goods was arrested for allegedly running a return scam that bilked the store out of $1,400, authorities said Wednesday.
The William S. Hart Union High School District will host its 8th annual Theater Festival on Friday and Saturday at the Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center and Golden Valley High School theater.
College of the Canyons students who want to travel to Alaska this summer are invited to one of two informational meetings, on March 1 and March 7.
A Saugus man died Wednesday afternoon after shooting himself in the head with a pistol Wednesday afternoon at Oak Tree Gun Club in Newhall, authorities said.
Two firefighters who serve at Santa Clarita Valley fire stations flew to New Zealand on Wednesday to assist with the search and recovery of victims of an earthquake.
Santa Clarita's average apartment rents remained flat or decreased slightly during the last quarter of 2010.
A 19-year-old man was arrested last week after allegedly threatening to kill his mother when she woke him to take him to drug rehabilitation treatment, authorities said.
A 20-year-old woman was in jail Tuesday after allegedly slapping her friend in the face and threatening to hit him with a baseball bat during an argument, authorities said.
Regarding "District to bear mental-health costs," Feb. 5:
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The teenage years are considered the best time of your life. It is a time to take responsibility for your future, while still having the freedom to make mistakes and grow. It is a time to make new friends, go on adventures and explore your options in life.
Sierra Vista Junior High School students were recently treated to the performance of an interactive Japanese tea ceremony led by Madame Fumi Akutagawa, a teacher and professional consultant of Japanese culture.
Do you have a great idea for a mobile application? Have you been tinkering away in your garage on a great, new piece of green technology? Well, you're not alone.
Santa Clarita Valley sheriff's deputies investigating summertime robberies on Canyon Country bike paths have arrested an additional juvenile, bringing to seven the number apprehended in the crackdown, officials said Tuesday.
MOSCOW (AP) - Riding a wave of military gains by Russia-backed rebels, President Vladimir Putin has made it exceedingly clear that he wants a peace deal for Ukraine on his terms and will not be stopped by economic costs.
BEIRUT (AP) - An Internet video posted online Tuesday purported to show the beheading of U.S. journalist Steven Sotloff by the Islamic State group, which called it retribution for continued U.S. airstrikes in Iraq.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Thirty-two teens escaped from a Nashville youth detention center by crawling under a weak spot in a fence late Monday, and nine of them were still on the run Tuesday, a spokesman said.
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) - Al-Shabab's top leader was in one of two vehicles hit Monday night by a U.S. military strike, a member of the Somali Islamic extremist group said Tuesday.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Gio Gonzalez picked a good time to earn his first victory for Washington in the second half, coming against a talented Dodgers lineup the Nationals could see in the postseason.
We've talked a lot over the past few years about Hart graduate and professional softball player Jessica Shults.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti has used Labor Day to call for raising the city's minimum wage.
ATLANTA (AP) - On Labor Day, Cole Hamels and the Philadelphia bullpen spread the workload on a no-hitter.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The FBI said Monday it was addressing allegations that online accounts of several celebrities, including Oscar-winner Jennifer Lawrence, had been hacked, leading to the posting of their nude photographs online.
When you're homeless, you carry everything you have with you. That makes it tough to sleep or go into a store, much less look for a job. It's one of the everyday realities of living homeless that most people don't consider.
"Out of the Past" is upgraded to Blu-ray this week, as are more "Looney Tunes" shorts, and a number of fan-favorite titles mark their DVD debut. (Warner Archive titles are available at warnerarchive.com.)
Our kids are our world. We love them, and we can't imagine our lives without them (well, maybe we could for very short stretches on secluded, white sandy beaches...) But mostly, we are addicted to them in all their sweet stickiness. No matter what, we always want to remain within a snuggles reach of their cherubic-ness.
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) - North Korea gave foreign media access on Monday to three detained Americans who said they have been able to contact their families and - watched by officials as they spoke - called for Washington to send a high-ranking representative to negotiate for their freedom.
PALMDALE (AP) - Los Angeles County sheriff's officials say a deputy has been injured in a rollover accident on the 14 Freeway near Palmdale.