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Delet Deputy Jonn Eidem handles Gunner, an alcohol- and marijuana-sniffing labrador at a DUI and driver's license checkpoint on Valencia Boulevard, west of Bouquet Canyon Road, in Valencia on Friday.
Two local lawyers who have handled many of the Santa Clarita Valley's legal woes are going their separate ways.
HOUSTON (AP) - James Shields set a goal of throwing complete games this season.
Here are the results of The-Signal.com's latest Reader Meter poll.
Newly graduated West Ranch High pitcher Ryan Keller and West Ranch pitcher and senior-to-be J.C. Cloney are embarking on quite an adventure.
A Santa Clarita woman in her 20s suffered only minor injuries in a one-car crash that rolled her SUV over the side of Highway 14 at Golden Valley Road on Friday afternoon.
Not everyone is fortunate enough to have a wine cellar or spare closet in their home to store wine. No matter where you store your wine - whether you have a wine refrigerator, cellar, closet or carefully stack each bottle in a wine rack somewhere in your house - there's a few basic wine storage guidelines that will help ensure that every bottle in your collection is as enjoyable as possible when you open it.
Everything that's wrong with America was recently on display by NBC. The conscious omission, twice, of the phrase "under God," from the otherwise patriotic montage of events on the coverage of the U.S. Open last weekend was inexcusable, deliberate, sly and a backhand to the face of every American.
With all of the press and publicity over sensational cases like Congressman Anthony Weiner (unfortunate last name, that) and Wal-Mart, you'd think that employers throughout the United States would have learned from the bonehead mistakes of their predecessors.
Boston Scientific announced the launch of a new product called the Mustang PTA Balloon Catheter, designed for a wide range of peripheral angioplasty procedures.
U.S. HealthWorks, one of the nation's largest providers of healthcare for on-the-job injuries and urgent care, said it has completed a $205 million refinancing initiative. The refinancing was arranged with the assistance of a lending group led by GE Capital, Healthcare Financial.
Chili's of Stevenson Ranch is donating 15 percent of all sales on Monday, June 27, to the Domestic Violence Center of Santa Clarita. The proceeds include sales from dine-in, take out, catering and alcoholic beverages. The fundraiser runs from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) - Europe's moves to rein in Google - including a court ruling this month ordering the search giant to give people a say in what pops up when someone searches their name - may be seen in Brussels as striking a blow for the little guy.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A team of mutants overpowered one massive mutant monster at the box office during the Memorial Day holiday.
SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) - The official World Cup song is definitely striking a chord - the wrong one with many in host country Brazil.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - A robbery and shooting left two men injured early Sunday, authorities said, just 24 hours after an Indiana man was fatally shot in the same parking lot near the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
GOLETA, Calif. (AP) - The threats of suicide and violence captured in Elliott Rodger's online videos were unsettling, even terrifying.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - The finish at the Indianapolis 500 was worth the wait for Ryan Hunter-Reay.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Josh Beckett pitched the first no-hitter of his stellar career and the first in the majors this season, leading the Los Angeles Dodgers over the Philadelphia Phillies 6-0 on Sunday.
At approximately 6pm, on Saturday, May 24, 2014, deputies from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station's Summer Violent Crime Enforcement Program (SVCEP) stopped a vehicle for routine traffic violations. Upon contacting the driver, deputies could smell the odor of marijuana coming from inside the vehicle. The driver was detained pending a narcotics investigation, and the vehicle was searched. Inside the vehicle's trunk, deputies found all the makings for a lab, used to extract hash oil (also known as honey oil) from marijuana. Seized were hundreds of cans of butane, laboratory style glassware, a scale, a portable stove ...
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - It's graduation day for movie star Emma Watson.
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) - An exit poll on Sunday showed that billionaire candy-maker Petro Poroshenko won Ukraine's presidential election outright in the first round - a vote that authorities hoped would unify the deeply fractured nation.
NEW YORK (AP) - The U.S. Marine Corps' chaplain has reminded a New York City congregation not to forget the sacrifice of fallen soldiers around the world.
Some things you just don't forget. One of those things for me was lining up with my siblings before leaving for school. There was one thing we had to do before running out the door to catch the bus. Let me explain. My mother was involved. She held a large bottle in one hand and a tablespoon in the other. That's right, a tablespoon, not a teaspoon.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Appearing loose and ready to go, Kurt Busch chatted with family and well-wishers hours before he tried to become just the second driver to complete the Indianapolis 500 and Coca-Cola 600 in a single day - a grueling, 1,100-mile slog that will include an airplane ride from Indiana to North Carolina in time for the longer of the two races Sunday evening.
BAGRAM AIR FIELD, Afghanistan (AP) - President Barack Obama secretly slipped into Afghanistan under the cover of darkness Sunday for a weekend visit with U.S. troops serving in the closing months of America's longest war.
When a workplace injury occurs, actual injury costs are often between five to 50 times the size of the obvious direct costs of medical expenses and salary for the injured worker. Indirect costs include money spent on things such as repairing damaged equipment, time and money spent on hiring and training replacement personnel as well as lost productivity and quality because less experienced employees replace key injured employees.