Our heartfelt thoughts and prayers go out to the Santa Clarita family that lost a mother, to her children and family members who were injured and to those in attendance that evening who were so very impacted by this tragedy. Ours is a close community, and the loss of one of our own hurts deeply.
Regarding the tragic fatal car crash that killed a mother and injured others on July 4 near Westfield Valencia Town Center: I was there with my family and 11- and 14-year-old kids.
Environmental problems associated with bottled water have been in the spotlight for many years.
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.
An earthquake measuring 5.4 hit Borrego Springs, Calif. at about 4:53 p.m. today.
Washington, D.C. - Congressmen Lamar Smith (R-TX), Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R-CA), and 18 of their colleagues criticized the Obama administration's decision to challenge Arizona's 2010 immigration enforcement law, SB1070 in a letter to Attorney General Holder today.
DURBAN, South Africa (AP) - Carles Puyol powered in a header in the 73rd minute Wednesday to send Spain to its first World Cup final with a 1-0 win over Germany.
SAN FERNANDO - As of early afternoon Wednesday, July 7, jurors were still deliberating the fate of accused child-killer Antonio Rodriguez.
SAN FERNANDO - The fate of accused child-killer Antonio Rodriguez is now in the hands of the jury.
See "Related Content" for links to stories in The Signal about the tragic death of Matilde Garnica in Valencia Sunday night, July 4, 2010, and how you can help the family.
California Highway Patrol officials Tuesday were investigating why a patrol car flipped off the road in Newhall.
One of the most cost-effective and efficient ways a business leader can learn is by being mentored by peers. Everyone at the top faces the challenges of leading people, maintaining focus and fine-tuning the business model. What is it worth to learn from someone who has already "been there and done that?"
The sign was so huge it would be missed by none of the Fourth of July partiers and passers-by. It blanketed half the balcony from top to bottom, left to right.
Maybe it was the thought of an orange hibiscus scone billowing with Devonshire cream or the opportunity to create savory tea sandwiches that inspired me to cater Jenni Blount's bridal shower. Or it could have been the excuse to make eye-catching, mouth-watering berry good truffles, or simply that the maid-of-honor, my daughter, lives in Texas and couldn't make the shower.
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BOSTON (AP) - Hours after a devastating blow to the Los Angeles rotation, the Angels were reassured and relieved by rookie starter Matt Shoemaker.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Clayton Kershaw scattered three hits over eight innings while outdueling Tyson Ross, Justin Turner hit a two-run homer and the first-place Los Angeles Dodgers rallied to beat the San Diego Padres 2-1 Thursday night.
MILL VALLEY, Calif. (AP) - Authorities have discovered two men dead in neighboring backyards in Northern California.
WASHINGTON (AP) - It started with a bottle of orange juice 30 years ago.
SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (AP) - A former Marine charged with murder after the body of his alleged lover was found in an abandoned California mine shaft has waived extradition from Alaska.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - The NCAA has notified the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals that it intends to appeal a judge's ruling in the Ed O'Bannon case that it violated antitrust laws.
Arkansas coach Bret Bielema proudly posted a message on Twitter last spring that featured the Razorbacks' new helmets - a futuristic design by Riddell called the SpeedFlex that is supposed to be the latest in head protection.
SACRAMENTO – The California Senate gave final, unanimous approval Thursday to a bill by Senator Fran Pavley (D-Agoura Hills) to protect children from domestic abusers during court proceedings and after offenders are released from prison or jail. The vote came a day after the measure was approved 78-0 by the Assembly.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - Kim Min-koo has an easy reply to new American research that hits South Korea where it hurts - in the noodles. Drunk and hungry just after dawn, he rips the lid off a bowl of his beloved fast food, wobbling on his feet but still defiant over a report that links instant noodles to health hazards.
WASHINGTON (AP) - For all its horror, the beheading of an American journalist in Syria appears unlikely to change lawmakers' minds about military intervention against Islamic State extremists. It's equally unclear whether the Obama administration will be asking them to back a new U.S. approach.
SOUTH PASADENA, Calif. (AP) - Police are greeting students on the first day of classes in the Los Angeles suburb where two teens allegedly plotted a high school massacre.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Sales of existing U.S. homes rose for the fourth straight month in July to their highest level in nearly a year, the latest sign that the housing recovery is picking up after stumbling at the start of the year.
LOS BANOS, Calif. (AP) - California's record drought hasn't been sweet to honeybees, and it's creating a sticky situation for beekeepers and honey buyers.
ATLANTA (AP) - The two American aid workers who were infected with the deadly Ebola virus in Africa have been discharged from an Atlanta hospital where they were treated, the aid groups they were working for said Thursday.
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) - Parts of eastern Ukraine were wracked by fierce fighting Thursday as government troops sought to snatch back territory from separatist rebels, while a Russian aid convoy to the hard-hit city of Luhansk began to make tentative steps toward its destination.