WASHINGTON (AP) - With tempers flaring, President Barack Obama and congressional Republicans clashed in an extraordinary live-on-TV summit Thursday over the right prescription for the nation's broken health care system, talking of agreement but holding to long-entrenched positions that leave them far apart.
"We have a very difficult gap to bridge here," said Rep. Eric Cantor, the No. 2 House Republican. "We just can't afford this. That's the ultimate problem."
A judge on Wednesday sentenced a Canyon Country man to 16 months in state prison following the man's 13-year-long identity theft spree that tormented the victim and his family, a court spokeswoman said.
A truck rolled backward down the street coming to rest within inches of a residence on Summit Hills Drive in Canyon Country on Wednesday.The driver was taken to Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital after suffering head trauma.
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Sheriff's deputies arrested two men who they believe were cultivating an estimated $600,000 worth of marijuana and selling the plants.
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) - Lindsey Vonn went down hard. Zach Parise made sure the U.S. men's hockey team didn't.
Hours after Vonn broke her right pinkie in a giant slalom crash, the hockey guys found themselves in trouble against Switzerland.
This weekend, the Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center (PAC) at College of the Canyons will host more than 200 local musicians during the R.K. Downs Invitational Jazz Festival -providing the ideal venue for local music fans to experience "all that jazz."
MENLO PARK, Calif. -- The latest tracking poll by the non-profit, non-partisan Kaiser Family Foundation finds the public still split on health care reform legislation, with 43 percent in favor and 43 percent opposed.
Ferial Masry is now the only Democratic candidate running for the California 37th Assembly District primary and general election.
The Santa Clarita Valley Youth Project is proud to announce the election of a new Executive Committee.
LOS ANGELES -- The Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) presents "American Stories: Paintings of Everyday Life, 1765-1915," a major exhibition highlighting the variety and strength of American artistic achievement during an epochal century and a half, from the colonial era through the period leading to World War I.
Six Flags Friends, the philanthropic arm of Six Flags, has partnered with I Heart Haiti Kids and Urban Born to host a benefit concert and book drive at Six Flags Magic Mountain on Saturday, Feb. 27.
BUENA PARK, Calif. (AP) - An SUV driven by an elderly motorist plowed into a group of people waiting to enter an Orange County ice cream parlor Friday evening, killing a 73-year-old woman and injuring six others, authorities said.
DURHAM, Ore. (AP) - After months of trying to get its problem-plagued online health exchange to work, Oregon on Friday officially gave up on the state portal and decided to switch to the federal website - the first state in the nation to do so.
Like many churches across the Santa Clarita Valley, Valencia United Methodist wanted to complete a service project which would not only help others, but help change the world for the better in some way.
ANAHEIM (AP) - Ryan Getzlaf had a goal and two assists in his return from injury, and the Anaheim Ducks scored four power-play goals in a 6-2 victory over the Dallas Stars on Friday night to take a 3-2 lead in their first-round series.
Different park. Same result.
At 9:10 a.m. Friday, Jeff and David met at the Walmart on Newhall Ranch Road for the first time.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - Gov. Jerry Brown issued a second executive order on Friday to deal with California's drought, taking additional steps to help fight wildfires and assist cities and farmers.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - A 16-year-old girl was stabbed to death inside a Connecticut high school Friday, and police were investigating whether a boy attacked her after she turned down an invitation to be his prom date.
Looking for a public place to watch the Santa Clarita Valley Dodgers Day game tomorrow night? Don't expect to find the Boys in Blue on the TV at your favorite local watering hole.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Pop legend Paul McCartney is set to return to Candlestick Park to offer a swan song to the San Francisco 49ers' former stadium.
Richie's Fight for Life Foundation's Fun Run is about a search for the reason a seven-year old boy is dying.
Chiquita Canyon, an innovative local business that is also home to a 9.2 megawatt clean energy facility, and the California Institute of the Arts (CalArts) celebrated their third annual Found Art Scholarship Program and announced the recipients of more than $8,000 in scholarship monies. The announcement – which was made at a gallery reception featuring more than a dozen artwork submissions – marks the third year of the highly successful art recognition program, which honors local art students.
ORLAND, Calif. (AP) - The drivers of a FedEx truck and bus that collided in a fiery accident earlier this month both started their work days in Sacramento.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A late-season Pacific storm brought rain and snow to California on Friday, though it was not expected to make much of a dent in the state's ongoing drought.
LAS VEGAS (AP) - A Nevada rancher who became a conservative folk hero for standing up to the government in a fight over grazing rights lost some of his staunch defenders after wondering aloud whether blacks might have had it better under slavery.