MOORE, Okla. (AP) - Students from two elementary schools destroyed by a tornado last spring returned to classes Friday, eager to reunite with their classmates but worried about what would happen the next time bad weather sweeps in.
SAN FRANCISCO, August 16, 2013 - The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) today announced a settlement to resolve one of the largest remaining claims of overcharges arising from the California Energy Crisis of 2000-2001. Under the terms of today's settlement, Powerex, Inc., a subsidiary of British Columbia Hydroelectric (a unit of the Provincial Government of British Columbia) will refund $750 million (USD) to electricity consumers in California.
CHILMARK, Mass. (AP) - President Barack Obama scrapped plans for joint American-Egyptian military exercises Thursday, announcing the first concrete U.S. reaction to the spiraling violence in and around Cairo but stopping well short of withholding $1.3 billion in annual American military aid.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The National Security Agency has broken privacy rules or overstepped its legal authority thousands of times each year since Congress granted the agency broad new powers in 2008, The Washington Post reported Thursday.
During the past few weeks, I found myself remembering something from a childhood book: "Laws control the lesser man. Right conduct controls the greater one."
SAN ANTONIO - The talk of the Knights of Columbus convention here, which I attended as an invited speaker, were missionaries from the Philippines. The Marikina Valley Council in Luzon traveled by foot for an hour and a half, each way, to establish a relationship with an indigenous Dumagat tribe living in the remote mountains, despite the physical and language challenges.
Mark your calendar for Aug. 28, the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King's iconic "I Have A Dream" speech, which was delivered to more than 250,000 civil rights supporters from the steps of the Lincoln Memorial.
NEW YORK (AP) - Chris Nelson was headed toward the showers when he walked past C.J. Wilson's locker in the Los Angeles Angels' clubhouse.
The U.S.-Jamaican sprint showdown moved to the 200 meters at the world championships on Thursday, and Santa Clarita resident Allyson Felix was at the center of it.
Los Angeles County's big guns in its firefighting arsenal have arrived in Southern California, and the amphibious aircraft on lease from Quebec were practicing at Castaic Lake on Thursday.
SANTA CLARITA - A Saugus man has been arrested for allegedly stealing a computer from the school he was hired to provide security for, officials with the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station announced Thursday.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Arena League football fans get ready to rock 'n roll all night.
SANTA CLARITA - The focus will be on healthy activities this Saturday during the fifth annual Youth Sports and Healthy Families Festival, which traditionally draws thousands of Santa Clarita Valley residents and kids.
On Sunday, August 4, 2013, at approximately 9:00pm, a theft occurred at Golden Oak Community School located at 25201 Via Princessa, Canyon Country. A silver Apple iMAC computer was discovered missing from the school. The exact date and time of the theft was determined by security camera footage. It was discovered that an officer from the private security company, which is contracted by the school district, was on the campus at the time of the theft.
WASHINGTON- Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon, today made the following statement on new policies announced by the Department of Defense aimed to combat sexual assault in the military:
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