A mosquito infected with West Nile virus has been found in the Santa Clarita Valley, and county officials warn that the disease's levels could reach those of epidemic years in 2004 and 2008.
A man died this morning after the van he was driving collided with a big-rig on Highway 14, according to California Highway Patrol officials and Sigalert.com.
Thomas A. Contreras has been selected as new forest supervisor for the Angeles National Forest.
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As part of VIA's yearlong 30th anniversary celebration, the organization is offering nonmembers an opportunity to win a 90-day trial membership.
Everyone loves a classic PB&J sandwich. Now, with a little culinary creativity, your family can liven up lunch and win money for college.
I was eating a sandwich at a submarine shop near Hometown Buffet and saw 30 cars make a left-hand turn, including a sheriff's deputy's car, where there was no left-turn sign. I guess it is OK.
I believe the city of Santa Clarita is not getting its money's worth from the guard/security company hired to provide services at the Metrolink stations in Santa Clarita.
Thomas Harvey, a 30-year-old former Bowman High School student and recent graduate of a law school, died Aug. 6 in Vietnam.
I believe we are in the last days of our - can't remember what they call it - exceptionalism? So I'll call it our democracy.
In response to "McKeon paints grim portrait of economy," Aug. 10:
Autism/Asperger's support group
The Santa Clarita WorkSource Center is hosting a recruitment event tomorrow from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. for job seekers interested in part-time and full-time valet parking positions at Westfield Valencia Town Center.
Pacific Intercultural Exchange is looking for Santa Clarita Valley families who want to host international high school students this fall.
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Michael Brown's relatives said goodbye Monday to the 18-year-old who was shot and killed by a police officer, remembering him as a "gentle soul" with a deep and growing faith in Christianity and ambitions that one day "the world would know his name."
FORT LEE, Va. (AP) - A soldier with a gun inside a major command's headquarters turned the weapon on herself, causing an injury, but didn't wound any others as a heavily trafficked Virginia Army base temporarily went on lockdown Monday morning.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto is visiting California at the invitation of Gov. Jerry Brown.
DANA POINT, Calif. (AP) - Divers have ended a search in the waters off Dana Point for the body of a man who disappeared after going under a large wave.
VENTURA (AP) - A former Ventura neurosurgeon facing allegations of performing unnecessary procedures has surrendered his California medical license.
MEXICO CITY (AP) - Powerful Hurricane Marie kicked high swells along Mexico's northern Pacific coast on Monday, even as it weakened slightly to a Category 4 storm. The U.S. National Hurricane Center said it would likely raise waves along Southern California later in the week.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Like baseball, the Emmy Awards are a game of statistics: Long-running shows are able to pile up TV's top awards and new records year after year.
NAPA, Calif. (AP) - The utility serving areas damaged by Sunday's earthquake in the San Francisco Bay Area says it expects to continue searching for possible gas leaks over the coming days.
WEAVERVILLE, Calif. (AP) - Crews working in steep terrain were building containment lines around a wildfire that chased people from about 200 homes near the California Gold Rush-era boomtown of Weaverville.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A suspect in a series of shootings that killed three people and injured four others within an hour in the Los Angeles area was taken into custody after a daylong search.
Smoke slinks across pavement in the darkness, cries from gassed citizens fill the air, people break into a McDonald's to provide milk-based relief to a person hit with tear gas, sound weapons pass levels that cause permanent damage, police shoot pellets at journalists.
CLEVELAND (AP) - The Indians can thank their starting pitching for keeping them in playoff contention.
It's been an eventful couple of weeks at The Master's College. During the first week of August, official practices for the fall sports season began. Since then, Mustangs volleyball has competed in five matches, while the men's and women's soccer teams have been out of state playing against some of the nation's best teams.
A 3-year-old boy was airlifted to Children's Hospital Los Angeles Sunday evening after falling into a pool in Valencia, according to a sergeant at the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station.
LONG BEACH (AP) - Rick Blankenship was tired of an insatiable lawn he couldn't keep green, no matter how he watered it, so he decided to tear it out.