FERNANDO DE NORONHA, Brazil (AP) -- An airplane seat, a fuel slick and pieces of white debris scattered over three miles of open ocean marked the site in the mid-Atlantic on Tuesday where Air France Flight 447 plunged to its doom, Brazil's defense minister said.
Brazilian military pilots spotted the wreckage, sad reminders bobbing on waves, in the ocean 400 miles (640 kilometers) northeast of these islands off Brazil's coast. The plane carrying 228 people vanished Sunday about four hours into its flight from Rio de Janeiro to Paris.
Horseman, calf-roper and motion picture bulldogger cowboy Phil Rawlins, a longtime Placerita Canyon resident and a 2007 Walk of Western Stars inductee, died at his home Thursday. He was 79.
Senator George Runner, R-Antelope Valley, created Senate Joint Resolution 9 to urge the president and members of Congress to ensure that no terrorist or suspected terrorist detained at Guantanamo Bay is permitted to enter California.
The arraignment of accused car-jacker Styles Johnson was postponed to 8:30 a.m. June 12 at Santa Clarita Superior Court, Department 1.
Coroner's investigators are expected to perform an autopsy today on a charred body found in the Angeles National Forest north of Castaic.
A sixth-grade student at Skyblue Mesa Elementary School and a Sierra Vista Junior High School staff member both have been diagnosed with the H1N1 virus, known as swine flu, school officials said Monday.
As of today the U.S. Department of Homeland Security will enforce rules requiring U.S. citizens to carry passports or passport cards when traveling by car or cruise ship to Mexico, Canada and the Caribbean.
As Kia perches lightly on David Stives' hand, gripping it with her talons, she spreads her broad, striped wings and the rust-red coloring of her tail glows in the sun's rays.
Students and administrators gathered at the College of the Canyons on Monday to send off Golden Valley High School's class of 2009 during the school's third annual commencement ceremony.
Home builder Lennar Corp. stands to buy a 15 percent stake in the Newhall Ranch project if a group of creditors signs off on a reorganization plan OK'd by a judge Monday for the project's bankrupt parent company.
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Saugus High School Principal Bill Bolde strode out onto the campus quad Monday morning to solve a problem.
More than 330,000 homes in Los Angeles County, and more than 150,000 homes in the Santa Clarita Valley, declined in value in the most recent county assessment, striking another blow to the county's tax coffers, according to a county official.
Three burglars kicked down yet another door in Fair Oaks Ranch on Monday, but they escaped sheriff's deputies.
Home builder Lennar Corp. stands to buy a 15 percent stake in the Newhall Ranch project if a group of creditors signs off on a reorganization plan OK'd by a judge today for the project's bankrupt parent company.
The family of a man killed during a deputy-involved shooting in Canyon Country in January has filed a lawsuit against Los Angeles County, a member of the man's family said Tuesday.
Stakeholders in the ongoing controversy over the Bouquet Canyon water impasse are expected to meet Thursday at the urging of the nation's top forestry official, said a spokesman for Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon - who kick-started the call to act.
Members of the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to purchase property near the Vasquez Rocks Natural Area, a popular hiking, equestrian and filming location in Agua Dulce.
Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station deputies detained a young couple at gunpoint near Valencia High School Tuesday morning in response to reports they were seen shooting at signs from their moving car, a lieutenant said.
Employees from American Medical Response - a local EMS provider in the Santa Clarita Valley - will provide free CPR training to community members Wednesday at the Westfield Valencia Town Center.