INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - The NCAA plans to expand the men's basketball tournament from 65 to 68 teams beginning next year and announced a new, $10.8 billion broadcasting deal with CBS and Turner Broadcasting on Thursday that will allow every game to be shown live for the first time.
The three-team expansion is much more modest than 80- and 96-team proposals the NCAA outlined just a few weeks ago at the Final Four. The move coincides with the new, 14-year broadcasting arrangement that interim NCAA president Jim Isch said will provide an average of $740 million to its conferences and ...
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Down four runs with bases loaded and no outs in the bottom of the seventh, the Canyon baseball team had an opportunity to win its first league game of the season against West Ranch on Wednesday.
Seventy-nine young people who lost their lives in traffic-related collisions were remembered Wednesday evening at the fourth annual Evening of Remembrance.
Last week, Michele Obama stopped by a community garden in San Diego to meet the farmers. Her objective in this visit was more than just to encourage the idea of neighbors getting together to grow their own food.
This is a follow-up to my letter last week ("'Stupid' school decision," March 28).
To the William S. Hart Union High School District board: I read with disbelief the elimination decision of the eighth-grade promotions at our local middle schools.
For several years now, we have enjoyed the annual Easter Egg Hunt held at Valencia Glen Park.
It is apparent that The Signal's "news" policy is "guilty until proven innocent," and to besmirch one's reputation by using unproven hearsay from an anonymous person.
Many people consider estate planning something that is only necessary for the elderly or for the rich.
Bank of Santa Clarita reported a spike in earnings in the first quarter of 2010.
Miranda Cunha, Carmen Miranda's niece, and Ed Labios' Band are among the performers slated to appear at a benefit concert to raise funds for the nonprofit Help the Children organization on Sunday, April 24.
Los Angeles County -- Angeles County Supervisor and Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) Director Michael D. Antonovich issued the following statement prior to the MTA's vote on Thursday, April 22, on the 30/10 transit plan:
The Small Business Development Center at College of the Canyons is encouraging current and future small business owners, students and community members to think entrepreneurially and embrace their dreams, at the 2010 'Dream and Discover' Entrepreneurs Conference.
The College of the Canyons Fine and Performing Arts Division is inviting community members to spend a weekend browsing the aesthetic achievements of its students and learning more about the college's broad range of artistic offerings during the 2010 ARTstART Festival May 7-8, on the college's Valencia campus.
No one knows exactly which eight teams will make their way to Oklahoma City for the 2014 NCAA Women's College World Series.
Last week, the following Part 1 crimes occurred in Zone 3 Stevenson Ranch:
The following crimes were reported in the Saugus area over the past week:
There is a trend I have noticed among people who seek help in marriage and couples' counseling. Both partners usually have the best of intentions. Both usually want to save the relationship and make it better. But often people end up in marriage counseling because they are engaging in five selfish behaviors which prevent good communication and understanding for each other to take place.
Since 1937, the Tax Foundation has provided analysis and policy about federal, state and local taxes. A not-for-profit think tank based in Washington, D.C., the Tax Foundation promotes increased awareness of tax policies and the tax burdens on U.S. taxpayers.
As I unpacked my kids from the car for a fun afternoon at the park, I bathed them in sunblock and let them go. They ran, giggled and played in the afternoon sun as I chased them. My experience was the same as millions of mothers across the world. My kids called to me, showed me their tricks, and became very dirty very fast. I found myself looking around at the other mothers, their beautifully dressed and clean children then back to my messy, giggling brood. I became distracted from the great fun we were having. I had lost focus ...
Santa Clarita Valley sheriff's detectives are hoping the public will help them identify an ATM thief with the release Tuesday of ATM photos taken of the suspect, a sheriff's spokesman said.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - One of California's largest utilities is poised to cut hundreds of jobs.
NEW YORK (AP) - Paul Walker's brothers are stepping to help finish filming on "Fast & Furious 7," the film Walker was in the midst of making when he died in November.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - It's not just tax day. Tuesday also is the two-week extension deadline to sign up for health coverage through California's insurance exchange.
SAN DIEGO (AP) - Southern California's median home sale price hit $400,000 in March to set a fresh six-year high as tight supplies limited sales, a research firm said Tuesday.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Authorities say nobody was hurt in a fire that destroyed most of a Los Angeles-area Elks Lodge.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - A new Field Poll shows that Californians are taking a dim view of a deeply divided Congress but have slightly warmer feelings toward their own representative.
The deadline for filing taxes is midnight tonight. Here are five things to consider as the deadline nears.
LANCASTER, Calif. (AP) - A man has pleaded not guilty to killing his girlfriend with a sword in front of her four children in Lancaster nearly six years ago.