Morning commute backed up by freeway collisions 

Two freeway incidents, including a jackknifed big rig, in the morning hours of Tuesday caused traffic to be backed up on the northbound Interstate 5, according to officials.  The incident

Firefighters extinguished a brush fire in Canyon Country on Thursday afternoon that scorched a hillside right up to the back yards of several homes. Katherine Quezada/The Signal

Fire scorches hillside near homes 

Los Angeles County Fire Department personnel extinguished a brush fire in Canyon Country on Thursday afternoon that quickly reached an acre in size and scorched a hillside right up to