AIGLE, Switzerland (AP) - The International Cycling Union asked national members in four countries to investigate riders and officials based on claims of doping made by Floyd Landis.
The UCI said Wednesday the investigations concern Australia's Matthew White, Belgium's Johan Bruyneel - the longtime team manager of Lance Armstrong - Canada's Michael Barry and France's John Lelangue to establish if they broke anti-doping rules.
Hosting get-togethers at home can often be stressful with all of the elements to consider - the invitation, the décor, and most importantly, the food and beverages. Planning the perfect party can overwhelm even the most seasoned hostess, but there are easy solutions for making your event memorable without becoming inundated.
Observational research suggests that most small- and middle-market companies don't spend enough time planning, and spend even less time writing plans that can help their businesses.
This semester, English students at Bowman High School joined tens of thousands of Americans challenged to reflect upon, write and share essays describing the core values that guide their daily lives.
Welcome to The-Signal.com's "2day in the SCV," a compendium of today's events and a quick journey through the past, present and future.
The unexpected e-mail arrived shortly after lunch last Thursday. "Keep Drinkin'," instructed the cryptic title, followed by just as strange a message:
This is EMS Appreciation Week and I think that there is a large group of folks who deserve recognition for the selfless work that they have chosen to do.
BUENA PARK - Hart High School rallied back from an early deficit with a five-run fifth inning to seal a 8-3 win over Rosary High School of Fullerton in the second round of the CIF-Southern Section Division I softball playoffs on Tuesday at Clark Park in Buena Park.
A program approved Tuesday aims to get Los Angeles County residents on the solar grid.
The Santa Clarita Valley's only homeless shelter will have a new home this winter, officials said Tuesday.
John Boston, 60, answers his door wearing a red flannel shirt, jeans, boots and a cowboy hat.
Saugus High School is the only school in the Los Angeles area to have recipients for the Naval Reserve Officers Training Corps, NROTC, scholarship two years in a row.
SACRAMENTO - Assemblyman Cameron Smyth (R-Santa Clarita), in conjunction with the California Small Business Association, has named Valencia, Calif.-based Tensility International Corporation the Small Business of the Year for the 38th Assembly District.
WASHINGTON, D.C - Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R, CA-25) today issued the following statement upon introduction of "America Speaking Out," an effort to provide an official forum to involve the American public in creating new policy for the 111th Congress:
Washington, D.C.- The Ranking Member on the House Armed Services Committee, U.S. Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R-Calif.), today called the rush by the White House and Congressional Democrats to repeal the Clinton-era "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" law and policy as an affront to military personnel and their families.
SAN DIEGO (AP) - A former commanding officer of the Navy's Blue Angels allowed, and in some cases encouraged, sexually explicit humor and inappropriate comments among members of the famed precision flying team, the U.S. Navy contended Wednesday.
Hundreds of job-searchers attended Wednesday's Job & Career Fair at College of the Canyons, where more than 60 firms and agencies provided information about careers and accepted resumes.
Nissan of Valencia gave away more than $21,800 in gifts - ranging from scholarships to a 2014 Nissan Versa sedan - during its annual Nissan Car Giveaway this week for local Hart district 11th- and 12th-graders.
It's one thing to know you and your wallet have been the victims of a legal money-grabbing scam, but to get repeatedly sucker-punched while you are still reeling is the second atrocity.
DALLAS (AP) - Dallas Stars center Cody Eakin skated the length of the ice, got around a sliding defender, closed his eyes and shot just before his stick got ripped out of his hands.
The Saugus Centurions' pitching staff continues to deal, and its bats continue to heat up.
Valencia's depth probably wouldn't have allowed it to have much of a let down on Wednesday, but Vikings head coach Chris Stroh still preached to his team that last week's girls' victory and boys' tie against Hart didn't mean they could relax Wednesday against West Ranch.
VATICAN CITY (AP) - On the night of Oct. 11, 1962, Pope John XXIII did something so natural that it's astonishing it was so revolutionary at the time. He came to the window of the Vatican's Apostolic Palace and spoke to thousands of candle-bearing faithful below - not in the arcane, scripted words of pontiffs past but in those of a father and pastor looking out for his flock.
Driving Under the Influence / Driver's License (DUI/CDL) Checkpoints are conducted by deputies with the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department on a regular basis.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Jodie Foster is a married woman.
LATHROP, Calif. (AP) - Electric car maker Tesla Motors is expanding its footprint in California.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court on Wednesday rejected a plea to make it easier for victims of child pornography to collect money from people who view their images online, throwing out a nearly $3.4 million judgment in favor of a woman whose childhood rape has been widely seen on the Internet. Two dissenting justices said Congress should change the law to benefit victims.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - State senators were scheduled to receive a refresher course in ethics on Wednesday, the fallout from a series of legal cases involving Democratic lawmakers this year.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The mother of a 17-year-old honors student who was among 10 people killed in a fiery Northern California bus crash sued FedEx on Tuesday, alleging that its trucks have a history of catching fire.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Smokers are increasingly turning to battery-powered electronic cigarettes to get their nicotine fix. They're about to find out what federal regulators have to say about the popular devices.