A map shows the epicenter of a 3.9 earthquake that shook parts of the region on Sunday.

A map shows the epicenter of a 3.9 earthquake that shook parts of the region on Sunday. (October 28, 2012)

Good morning, readers. Today is Monday, October 29. A 3.9-magnitude earthquake shook parts of the region on Sunday morning.

Eight aftershocks were triggered by the earthquake, which was epicentered in the Newhall area. There were no reports of damage or injuries, according to KTLA.

Spending between Democratic Reps. Howard Berman and Brad Sherman has passed $13 million as the two battle for a San Fernando Valley congressional seat, reports the Los Angeles Times.

Police in North Hollywood were able to recover a stolen car but not the suspected car thief after searching for a few hours early Monday morning. Daily News

A scrap yard fire in Sun Valley resulted in the closure of Branford Street between San Fernando Road and Gleonoaks Boulevard as 72 firefighters worked to control the blaze. Patch

Police booked a man on suspicion of DUI and reckless driving following a pursuit in Valley Glen early Monday morning, reports NBC.

--Josh Cox, Times Community News

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