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NEW YORK (AP) - Just when Wall Street seemed to have settled down, a barrage of bad economic reports collided with fresh worries about European banks Thursday and triggered a global sell-off in stocks.
Now, I'm not asking you for sympathy for lawyers.
Wednesday, Aug. 24
Wednesday, Aug. 24
I read with appreciation Marcia Decker's letter of Aug. 14, describing the quagmire our city library system has become.
Now that the dust has settled and the air has cleared and the debt limit has been raised with an agreement that seems to satisfy no one, I would like to point out the one thing that disturbs me about the political process just witnessed. It should disturb every voter.
I, along with a lot of my friends, would like to know how do you go to war with a balanced-budget amendment, or how do you help people who are subject to a natural event - earthquake, flood, tornado, hurricane - that destroys their property.
Last week, The Signal reported that the 21,000-unit Newhall Ranch proposal west of Interstate 5 on Highway 126 was a step closer to approval because the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency declined to elevate the review of its river-alteration permit.
Residents who plan energy-efficient upgrades to their homes now have a "one-stop shop" in to guide them through the process.
Through Aug. 31, shoppers at JCPenney at the Westfield Valencia Town Center can "round-up" the amount of their purchases to donate to the Santa Clarita Valley Boys & Girls Club.
The Master's College has received a record $4.8 million in gifts this year, which will go toward student scholarships and campus-expansion projects at the local Christian liberal arts college, leaders said Wednesday.
A look back at the crimes reported in the Newhall area last week.
Getting your child ready for college may seem a little bit overwhelming, at first. By taking one step at a time, the process can be more manageable and less stressful for both of you. Here are 11 tips to help you be successful.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Don't call it a comeback.
We all go through times when we feel worn down. As parents, spouses and family members, we're often left feeling like we have too many obligations and not enough of ourselves to go around. When you find yourself needing a pick-me-up, meditation is a great place to turn. However, many people shy away from the idea of meditation thinking that it only involves bendable yogis chanting "om" over and over. You can make meditation work in your life, after learning about what style of meditation will work for you.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Former U.S. Treasury official Neel Kashkari says he will focus on issues that affect middle-class Californians in his longshot campaign to unseat Democratic Gov. Jerry Brown, who is seeking an unprecedented fourth term in November.
A Santa Clarita Valley community meeting to discuss the proposed California high-speed rail system is scheduled for Thursday evening in Newhall.
Statement from 25th Congressional District Democratic candidate Lee Rogers:
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The majority of shootings in most U.S. police departments involve animals, usually dogs, and experts say a new series of videos can help change often quick-trigger decisions fueled by fear.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Antitrust experts say AT&T's bid for DirecTV could reap immediate regulatory rewards. Coming so quickly on the heels of a rival cable company merger -the pairing of Comcast and Time Warner Cable- makes it easier for regulators to approve both transactions because they create two counterbalanced giants in pay TV.
The Santa Clarita Public Library is trying to keep kids reading over the summer with the "Paws to Read" summer reading program.
In February, I wrote an open letter to a soldier I encountered en route from Washington, D.C., to Seattle. I shared my regret at crossing paths several times and not thanking him for his service. Though I don't know whether he ever stumbled on the column, I promised I wouldn't make the same mistake again. When opportunity knocked, I'd be ready.
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LUHANSK, Ukraine (AP) - Rebels have seized another border guard base in eastern Ukraine, the third such military facility taken over the last day.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Gov. Jerry Brown will run for an unprecedented fourth term in November against moderate first-time candidate Neel Kashkari, a former U.S. Treasury official who pitched himself as the best hope for the struggling California Republican Party.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Former Santa Monica, California, Mayor Bobby Shriver, a nephew of President John F. Kennedy, faces a former state lawmaker in November for a Los Angeles County supervisor seat.