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Al Jazeera is good news for American media

The launch of Al Jazeera America is arguably the best thing to happen in electronic journalism since the June evening 33 years ago when Ted Turner flipped a switch to inaugurate the nation's first all-news television service, CNN.

August 29, 2013 | Peter Funt Commentary | Columnists


A historical look at some current events

Once again a motion picture chronicling the history of the United States has reinforced the reality that our actions as a nation have not, to say the least, been perfect.

August 29, 2013 | Brian Springer SCV Voices | Columnists


Archer, DeJesus help Rays beat Angels

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - Chris Archer stayed at the top of his game long enough for the Tampa Bay Rays to bounce back from one of their worst losses of the season.

August 28, 2013 | Associated Press | Dodgers/Angels


Hispanic College and Career Fair scheduled Thursday

SANTA CLARITA - Several universities and colleges will be represented Thursday as the Hart district holds its second annual Hispanic College and Career Fair.

August 28, 2013 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


Voting Rights Act forum planned for Thursday

SANTA CLARITA - A discussion on the content of the 2001 California Voting Rights Act featuring some local elected officials will be held Thursday night in Canyon Country.

August 28, 2013 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


UPDATE: CHP investigating tactical weapons theft in Stevenson Ranch

California Highway Patrol officials are investigating the theft this week of multiple tactical weapons from a vehicle in Stevenson Ranch, a California Highway Patrol spokesman said Wednesday.

August 28, 2013 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


Police respond to report of body in Newhall

SANTA CLARITA - Officials from the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department responded today to a report of a dead body found in the 24300 block of Cross Street in Newhall.

August 28, 2013 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


New sheriff’s Parks Bureau substation dedicated at Castaic Lake

A new substation housing what sheriff's officials call one of the largest and most sophisticated camera monitoring systems on the West Coast is now up and running at Castaic Lake.

August 28, 2013 | By Luke Money Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Rocket carrying spy satellite launches from Calif.

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. (AP) - A massive rocket carrying a spy satellite for the U.S. government launched from the central California coast Wednesday.

August 28, 2013 | Associated Press | Signal AP


Hollywood groups sue to stop huge development

LOS ANGELES (AP) - A coalition of neighborhood groups has filed a lawsuit to stop a $654 million skyscraper project from rising in the midst of Hollywood because of earthquake concerns.

August 28, 2013 | Associated Press | Signal AP


Dodgers beat Cubs 4-0 with Nolasco and 2 homers

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Ricky Nolasco pitched eight innings of three-hit ball, Hanley Ramirez and Andre Ethier hit solo homers and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Chicago Cubs 4-0 on Wednesday.

August 28, 2013 | Associated Press | Pro Sports News


Manziel to sit half of opener

HOUSTON (AP) - Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel has been suspended for the first half of the Aggies' season-opener against Rice on Saturday for what the school said was an "inadvertent" violation of NCAA rules by signing autographs.

August 28, 2013 | Associated Press | Pro Sports News


Mont. judge apologizes for comments in teen's rape

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - A Montana judge is standing by his decision to sentence a former teacher who raped a 14-year-old girl to 30 days in prison.

August 28, 2013 | Associated Press | Signal AP


Six Flags amusement park abandoned in New Orleans

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Eight years after Hurricane Katrina, the Ferris wheel at the abandoned former Six Flags amusement park sits idle. The roller-coaster humps are familiar sights to passing motorists, and the weed-choked lot is a thorn in the side of officials who have overseen one of the most extensive city-rebuilding projects in U.S. history.

August 28, 2013 | Associated Press | Signal AP


Write an essay for publication on the Vietnam War

Santa Clarita Valley fourth-, fifth- and sixth-graders are invited to write essays about the historic importance of the Vietnam War as part of the visit of the Traveling Vietnam Memorial Wall to the Santa Clarita Valley next month.

August 28, 2013 | By Signal Staff | SCV Schools


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"American Hustle," "Gravity" lead Oscar race

The con-artist comedy "American Hustle and the 3-D space odyssey "Gravity" lead the Academy Awards with 10 nominations each, including nods for best picture.

January 16, 2014 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


Cher Gilmore: Ignorance is not bliss

Fracking has captured the headlines recently, but another, less well-known technique for extracting oil trapped in rock cavities deep underground is increasingly being used in California and is an even bigger threat to health and the environment.

January 16, 2014 | By Cher Gilmore | Columnists


More praise for fracking

I'd like to applaud Sue Hartman's Jan. 10 column in The Signal ("Fracking for a prosperous California") regarding the benefits of fracking. And I'd like to add a couple of thoughts.

January 16, 2014 | By Brian Baker Saugus | Letters to the Editor


A tale of two scandals

Political pundits have put Chris Christie and Hillary Clinton as the front runners for the next president. Let's compare how the two have handled themselves in the face of recent scandals.

January 16, 2014 | By Gil Mertz Agua Dulce | Letters to the Editor


10 Things to Know for Thursday

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday:

January 16, 2014 | Associated Press | Signal AP


SCV Chamber honors local heroes

This summer, the Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce will host the third annual Patriot Luncheon on July 11 at the Hyatt Regency Valencia.

March 31, 2013 | By Terri Crain President, Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce | Business & Real Estate


County supervisor to speak at SCV Chamber State of the County luncheon

Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich will address the Santa Clarita Valley business and community leaders on May 1 at the fifth annual State of the County Luncheon.

March 31, 2013 | By Terri Crain President, Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce | Business & Real Estate


Busting misconceptions about investor perceptions

We all know that perception often influences our decisions, yet we catch ourselves and become reminded that what we perceive isn't always what's really going on. With the constant barrage of information available in today's 24/7 world, it's important to not get caught up in the day-to-day market volatility and news headlines. That daily hype doesn't always dovetail with what Wells Fargo Advisors top strategists are observing in the financial marketplace.

March 31, 2013 | By LuzAnna Malec Senior Vice President, Wells Fargo Advisors | Banking & Finance


Bayless leads community in industry, growth

Bayless is…

March 31, 2013 | By Andrea McAfee Controller, Bayless Engineering | Industry


Hart School District aims to make every graduate’s post-secondary dream a reality

With everything from nationally ranked academic programs to effective career education opportunities and college placement services, Hart district students are afforded every opportunity to excel in an increasingly competitive academic environment.

March 31, 2013 | For The Signal | Education


Santa Clarita homebuyers find many advantages with Pardee Homes and Fair Oaks Ranch

Whether priorities are schools, recreation or convenience and friendly neighborhoods, home buyers are finding that Fair Oaks Ranch by Pardee Homes fills the bill.

March 31, 2013 | For The Signal | Business & Real Estate


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