After his team won back-to-back titles, it could have been easy for Ryan Espinosa to get complacent.
Tony Alamo, a 75-year-old evangelist sentenced to spend the rest of his life behind bars for having sex with young children, will have a chance to fight his 175-year prison sentence before a federal appeals court next month, officials announced Friday.
Single Mothers Outreach of Santa Clarita (SMO) has launched its new charity contest and art exhibit, titled "Empowering heARTS: Women Who Empower Women," and invites local professional photographers to enter.
Santa Clarita Valley-based rock band The McGrath Project has earned a gold record after its second album, "Love is a 4-Letter Word," hit the 500,000 mark in a combination of downloads, radio requests and spins.
What makes a "good" employee an "outstanding" employee? What does an employer expect from employees and what can an employee expect from the company? What is appropriate business attire?
The Santa Clarita Valley-based nonprofit organization Help the Children has partnered with Krispy Kreme Doughnuts in a fundraiser to raise money toward a new van.
IRVINE, Calif. -- Even more Santa Clarita Valley residents, businesses and visitors can now enjoy high-speed wireless data and voice connections after recent Verizon Wireless network upgrades around the intersection of Copper Hill Drive and Seco Canyon Road.
SIMI VALLEY, Calif. -- Students attending the online California Virtual Academies (CAVA) will log on back to school Monday, Aug. 30.
The city of Santa Clarita and the Emergency Network of Los Angeles will conduct a free half-day disaster plan training for faith-based and non-profit organizations.
Now that students across the William. S. Hart Union High School District have had time to get used to the idea of going back to school, it's time for their parents to share the back-to-school experience.
Four weeks ago today, we lost a great man.
Starting Monday, California State University, Northridge will offer a new online course on public policy.
Val Verde Park is hosting its final summer concert from 5:30-8:30 p.m. on Sept. 4. The free concert will feature "Le Rue Sounds," a musical group that plays R&B, funk and classic rock music. Participants are encouraged to bring their own chairs and blankets. Val Verde Park is located at 30300 W. Arlington Road. For more information, call (661) 257-4014.
Santa Clarita Valley residents can now watch live webcam images of the construction of the new downtown Newhall Library and the second phase of the new streetscape on Main Street. The live stream is available at SantaClaritaLibrary.com/webcam.asp.
GENEVA (AP) - Syria's government declared that its main priority was stopping terrorism - not ensuring peace - and the opposition hinted it was far from ready to negotiate directly with the government it wants to overthrow, casting sharp doubt Thursday on peace talks that have barely begun.
WASHINGTON (AP) - A sharply divided government task force that reviewed the National Security Agency's surveillance program for four months has urged President Barack Obama to shut down the agency's bulk collection of phone data and purge its massive inventory of millions of Americans' calling records, The Associated Press has learned.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - The diesel-burning locomotive, the workhorse of American railroads since World War II, will soon begin burning natural gas - a potentially historic shift that could cut fuel costs, reduce pollution and strengthen the advantage railroads hold over trucks in long-haul shipping.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - In a move that could give gay marriage its first foothold in the South, Virginia's attorney general said Thursday he concluded the state's ban on same-sex unions is unconstitutional and he will join the fight against it.
MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Police in Miami Beach say pop singer Justin Bieber has been charged with resisting arrest without violence in addition to drag racing and DUI. Police also say the singer told authorities he had consumed alcohol, smoked marijuana and taken prescription drugs.
MONTREUX, Switzerland (AP) - Furiously divided from the start, representatives of Syrian President Bashar Assad and the rebellion against him threatened Wednesday to collapse a peace conference intended to lead them out of civil war.
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) - A Mexican national was executed Wednesday night in Texas for killing a Houston police officer, despite pleas and diplomatic pressure from the Mexican government and the U.S. State Department to halt the punishment.
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Fifty years ago, President Lyndon B. Johnson delivered his famous "War on Poverty" speech, purposing "to cure it and, above all, to prevent it." Unfortunately, like our other wars in the last half-century, this one has not lived up to its noble ideals.
This letter is in response to the letter of Nancy A. Meister ("Affordable Care Act: A success story," The Signal Jan. 17.)
I believe in Gary Morrison's passion, but not his facts ("Fiddling while climate change damages the Earth" Jan 12 Signal).
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Nikola Jovanovic scored a career-high 23 points and Southern California led all the way in beating California 77-69 Wednesday night for the Trojans' first Pac-12 victory after an 0-5 start.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - It took three quarters, but the Charlotte Bobcats finally were able to shut down Blake Griffin.
One man was hospitalized and another arrested Wednesday night after a fight at a Valencia residence led to a stabbing, local sheriff's officials said.
Seth Borenstein at The Associated Press crunched some different numbers about the new Federal Budget signed on Friday by President Barack Obama. The $1.1 trillion in spending is authorized by a bill that is 1,582 pages long and 370,445 words, numbers and symbols.