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Temporary guardian sought for Jackson's kids

LOS ANGELES (AP) - A court-appointed attorney for Michael Jackson's children says a petition has been filed to appoint a temporary guardian.

July 25, 2012 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


Obama negative ads could hurt personal popularity

NEW YORK (AP) - President Barack Obama's campaign has been running television commercials that suggest Mitt Romney might be a tax cheat. Another ad uses a clip of the Republican singing an off-key rendition of "America the Beautiful" to ding him for having overseas bank accounts. Another Obama-sponsored spot states flatly: "Mitt Romney's not the solution. He's the problem."

July 25, 2012 | Associated Press | Signal AP


States ask help collecting Internet sales taxes

WASHINGTON (AP) - More than 21 states have simplified how they collect taxes in hopes of recovering an estimated $20 billion in sales taxes that go uncollected by out-of-state online merchants every year. But the nation's governors say they still need help from Congress.

July 25, 2012 | Associated Press | Signal AP


Romney seeks independent probe of White House leak

RENO, Nev. (AP) - Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney on Tuesday called for an independent investigation into claims the White House had leaked national security information for President Barack Obama's political gain, part of a searing speech that marked a wholesale indictment of the Democrat's foreign policy.

July 25, 2012 | Associated Press | Signal AP


Airline bid to block consumer protections rejected

WASHINGTON (AP) - The government can require airlines to show consumers a total ticket price that includes taxes and fees in print and online ads, the U.S. Court of Appeals said Tuesday, rejecting an industry challenge to a series of consumer protection regulations.

July 25, 2012 | Associated Press | Signal AP


1st of 8 trials start for soldiers in hazing death

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (AP) - Defense attorneys argued as an army officer's court martial opened Tuesday that a private found dead in Afghanistan killed himself amid the stress of strained family ties and not because of alleged ethnic hazing by their client.

July 25, 2012 | Associated Press | Signal AP


Hundreds protest over Calif. police shootings

ANAHEIM (AP) - City officials voted unanimously Tuesday to ask the U.S. attorney's office to investigate recent police shootings, including one of an unarmed man over the weekend, that have sparked four days of protests and a fiery clash between residents and officers.

July 25, 2012 | Associated Press | Signal AP


Sugary drink tax designed to shore up city budget

EL MONTE, Calif. (AP) - City leaders are looking for a sugar fix.

July 25, 2012 | Associated Press | Signal AP


LA City Council votes to ban marijuana shops

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Unable to rein in hundreds of medical pot shops that blossomed around the nation's second-biggest metropolis, the Los Angeles City Council banned them Tuesday until the state's highest court weighs in.

July 24, 2012 | Associated Press | Signal AP


Feinstein regrets speculating about leaks

WASHINGTON (AP) - The head of the Senate Intelligence Committee said Tuesday that she shouldn't have speculated about the White House's responsibility for national security leaks because she didn't know the source of the unauthorized disclosures.

July 24, 2012 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


Cowell's take on Spears, Lovato: 'Mean,' a 'brat'

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) - Britney Spears and Demi Lovato are the tough cookies on "The X Factor," according to series creator Simon Cowell.

July 24, 2012 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


Mariah Carey joins 'American Idol' as new judge

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) - Mariah Carey will join "American Idol" as a judge next season, Fox announced Monday, bringing her star power to the show that remains a ratings leader but has seen its viewership and pop culture status diminish.

July 24, 2012 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


Board: BP missed the big hazard issues in spill

HOUSTON (AP) - A government investigative committee says BP and the drilling contractor it hired to operate the Deepwater Horizon rig that exploded two years ago focused too closely on personal safety at the expense of preventing major hazards.

July 24, 2012 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


Environmental impact report available

Hart district released its environmental impact report today for the proposed Castaic high school site.

July 24, 2012 | By Signal Staff | Signal AP


Romney calls leak of bin Laden info political

RENO, Nev. (AP) - Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney is accusing President Barack Obama of leaking for political gain classified details of the raid that killed al-Qaida terrorist leader Osama bin Laden.

July 24, 2012 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


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LA to receive list of possibly dangerous buildings

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Researchers have decided to hand the city of Los Angeles a list of older concrete buildings, some of which may be prone to collapse during a strong earthquake.

January 19, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


Tucson police look at potential tips in abduction

A door-to-door effort launched this week in the case of a Tucson girl who disappeared from her bedroom more than 18 months ago has yielded some possible tips, police said Saturday

January 19, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


As LA-area fire wanes, dangerous conditions remain

GLENDORA, Calif. (AP) - Hundreds of residents who fled a wildfire in the suburbs of Los Angeles returned home Saturday as red-flag warnings of extremely dangerous fire conditions expired, but officials say that bone-dry winter conditions remain a threat for the region.

January 19, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


Teen charged as adult in Philly school shooting

Police charged a boy with aggravated assault and related crimes on Saturday in connection with a shooting that wounded two students inside a Philadelphia high school gymnasium, but released a second boy from custody without charging him.

January 18, 2014 | Associated Press | Signal AP


Nyong'o and Leto win SAG awards

Lupita Nyong'o and Jared Leto established themselves as Oscar favorites with supporting acting wins at the Screen Actors Guild Awards.

January 18, 2014 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


Mayor: Christie aides tied Sandy funds to project

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - The Christie administration withheld millions of dollars in Superstorm Sandy recovery grants from a New Jersey city because its mayor refused to sign off on a politically connected commercial development, the mayor said Saturday.

January 18, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


As LA-area fire wanes, dangerous conditions remain

GLENDORA, Calif. (AP) - A wildfire in the suburbs of Los Angeles was a smoldering shadow of its former self, but hundreds of residents of a foothill neighborhood remained evacuated and extremely dangerous fire conditions were expected to last well into Saturday.

January 18, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


California nut farmers band together to fight theft

ESCALON, Calif. (AP) - The soaring value of California's nut crops is attracting a new breed of thieves who have been making off with the pricey commodities by the truckload, recalling images of cattle rustlers of bygone days.

January 18, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


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