Investigators said Monday they were waiting on surveillance-camera footage from Los Angeles banks to find suspects responsible for orchestrating a skimming scheme that stole as many as 100 peoples' credit-card information from the Pilot Travel Center in Castaic.
Ten local business and community leaders were honored with Golden Apple Awards on Monday for their contributions to local public education.
A Sylmar man was arrested after he allegedly punched a woman in the chest outside of a Saugus apartment complex and chased her and her husband with a knife, authorities said Monday.
Recent incidents involving children as they walk to and from school and their activities, remind us all to stay aware of ways to maximize children's safety.
Eighteen members of the city of Santa Clarita's Community Center's karate team competed at the prestigious USA Martial Arts Winter Olympics in Las Vegas last week and won a total of seven first, six second, four third, and three fourth place trophies.
Mark your calendars for funnyman Mark Eddie, who will host a benefit comedy show at Congregation Beth Shalom on Saturday, Feb. 19.
The College of the Canyons Fast Track Institute will host a Job Information Express orientation event for job seekers on Saturday, Feb. 12, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Dianne G. Van Hook University Center.
Aleli Paez, 22, left, and Sabrina Vitocruz, 19, of the Aloha Hula Dance group wear traditional Tahitian headpieces as they wait to perform at the second annual Tahitian Solo Showcase in Castaic on Saturday. The event, held at Northlake Hills Elementary School, had 47 solo dancers ranging in age from 4 to 34. The showcase was hosted by the Kalakeke Pacific Island Dance Company of Castaic.
Former state Sen. George Runner denounced plans for tax increases, saying the fix to California's budget deficit should be lifting burdensome business regulations, which would stir economic growth and promote hiring.
In 1978, one of the more popular shows on television was "Battlestar Galactica." Following the enormous popularity of 1977's "Star Wars" movie, "Galactica" was the show to watch for kids my age.
If you are a senior who has survived cancer, the American Cancer Society has a special invitation for you. On Wednesday, the Santa Clarita Valley unit of the ACS is holding a Senior Cancer Survivor's Tea from 12:30 to 2 p.m. at the Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center in Newhall.
Senior lunch menu
What is most needed in Sacramento right now is consensus-building.
Over my years counseling families, and especially married couples, I have found that most problems can be traced back to the area of expectations. And I've boiled it down to this: unexpressed expectations are hardly ever met, and unmet expectations are hardly ever forgotten.
NEW YORK (AP) - It's 2 billion and counting for Psy and his irrepressible "Gangnam Style."
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Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station officials reported a relatively quiet Saturday night, with no major incidents. Los Angeles County sheriff's homicide detectives, meanwhile were assisting Hawthorne Police Department investigate the death of woman in the 12700 block of Inglewood Avenue in Hawthorne, officials said.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - The San Antonio Spurs are back in the NBA Finals, beating the Oklahoma City Thunder 112-107 in overtime on Saturday night in Game 6 to set up a rematch with the Miami Heat.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Hanley Ramirez homered twice, drove in five runs and scored four times, tying career highs in all three categories and leading the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 12-2 rout of the Pittsburgh Pirates on Saturday.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Another prominent Republican gathering, more evidence of the dueling legacies of President Ronald Reagan overhanging the party as it tries to widen its reach and avoid extending its presidential losing streak in 2016.
HONOLULU (AP) - Before Apollo astronauts went to the moon, they went to Hawaii to train on the Big Island's lunar landscapes.
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College graduation marks the end of a wondrous chapter and the beginning of a new life. College was a time for friends, late night cram sessions and homework. However, once you have that degree, the quest for a "grown-up" job begins and in this economy, that can be challenging.
NEW YORK (AP) - A new arena version of "Jesus Christ Superstar" starring punk legend John "Johnny Rotten" Lydon and Michelle Williams of Destiny's Child has abruptly canceled its 54-city tour just days before its launch in New Orleans.
New rules issued by CIF State will limit practice time across the board for high school athletics, but local coaches don't expect much of an impact going forward.
FRAIJANES, Guatemala (AP) - For years, Hernan Argueta's small plot of coffee plants seemed immune to the fungus spreading elsewhere in Central America. The airborne disease that strikes coffee plants, flecking their leaves with spots and causing them to wither and fall off, failed to do much damage in the cooler elevations of Guatemala's mountains.
ISLAMABAD (AP) - Taliban fighters attacked several Pakistani military posts along the Afghan border Saturday, sparking an hourslong gun battle that included Pakistan launching airstrikes into Afghanistan, authorities said. Pakistan said soldiers killed 16 militants, while Afghan officials said the airstrikes killed five civilians.
A $40 million settlement has been completed that will pay college football and basketball players dating to 2003 for the use of their likenesses in NCAA-branded videogames.
VERO BEACH, Fla. (AP) - The American man who launched a suicide bombing against Syrian government troops grew up in Central Florida and attended several colleges in the state before dropping out and moving abroad.