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Chinese Home Buyers Boost LA Housing Markets
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Chinese Home Buyers Boost LA Housing Markets

Wealthy Chinese home buyers are boosting the Los Angeles housing markets. Gordon Tokumatsu reports from Pasadena for the NBC4 News at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, April 22, 2014. Read »

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High School Student Causes 7-Hour Standoff

High School Student Causes 7-Hour Standoff

An 18-year-old high school student barricaded herself inside a Mira Mesa home Tuesday night, resulting in... Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Accuser: Ex-Cop

Accuser: Ex-Cop "Had All the Power" During Alleged Assault

A former San Diego police officer, accused of sexual misconduct by several women, faced three of his accusers... Watch »

Apr 22, 2014
Postal Service Unveils Image for Harvey Milk Stamp

Postal Service Unveils Image for Harvey Milk Stamp

The U.S. Postal Service will feature a close-up, black-and-white photograph of Harvey Milk on its... Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Bill Targets

Bill Targets "Lingering Third-Hand Smoke"

The Assembly approved a bill Monday that would ban smoking inside home day care centers even after the children have... Read »

Apr 22, 2014

"Blackout Drunk" Defense Used in Architect Murder Trial

The defense for a man accused of drunkenly murdering a San Diego architect argued Monday that the defendant was not... Read »

Apr 22, 2014
San Diego May Change

San Diego May Change "Edible" Marijuana Guidelines

After two deaths in Denver, Colorado have been linked to marijuana use, San Diego city officials are considering... Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Pesticides Might Be to Blame for Bee Deaths

Pesticides Might Be to Blame for Bee Deaths

Some California beekeepers say pesticides may be to blame for the death or damage of as many as 80,000 bee colonies... Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Woman Drives Camry Into Swimming Pool

Woman Drives Camry Into Swimming Pool

Investigators are saying it's fortunate no one was hurt when an elderly woman drove her car into a Campbell swimming... Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Utility Pleads Not Guilty in Deadly 2010 Calif. Pipeline Blast

Utility Pleads Not Guilty in Deadly 2010 Calif. Pipeline Blast

A California utility company pleaded not guilty Monday to a dozen felonies over alleged safety violations in... Watch »

Apr 22, 2014

"Quiet" Teen Stowaway May Have Been Heading to Africa: Report

A teen stowaway from California who flew to Hawaii tucked into a plane's wheel well may have been trying to... Watch »

Apr 22, 2014
Do Recent Quakes Portend Big One?

Do Recent Quakes Portend Big One?

There have been a number of significant earthquakes across the world in recent weeks, each thousands of miles apart.... Read »

Apr 21, 2014
Meb Keflezighi Wins Boston Marathon

Meb Keflezighi Wins Boston Marathon

Meb Keflezighi, an Olympic marathon runner known to many San Diegans, won the Boston Marathon Monday with the second... Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Caught on Cam: Small Plane Makes Emergency, Wheels-Free Landing

Caught on Cam: Small Plane Makes Emergency, Wheels-Free Landing

A small plane was forced to land without its wheels down in San Diego's North County, and the nail-biting... Watch »

Apr 21, 2014
Convicted Killer's Son Conflicted:

Convicted Killer's Son Conflicted: "I Still Love My Dad"

The son of an Iraqi immigrant convicted of killing his wife said he remains conflicted on the high-profile case that... Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Bill Would Make Pharmacy Syringe Sales Permanent

Bill Would Make Pharmacy Syringe Sales Permanent

A bill to allow Californians to buy an unlimited number of syringes without a prescription is making its way through... Read »

Apr 21, 2014
Man, 21, Missing Since Feb. 2013 Possibly Spotted in SF

Man, 21, Missing Since Feb. 2013 Possibly Spotted in SF

The search for a man missing in San Francisco since February 2013 has been re-energized this weekend after... Read »

Apr 21, 2014
Warm, Dry Winter Puts San Jose Man's Grand Floral Dreams On Hold

Warm, Dry Winter Puts San Jose Man's Grand Floral Dreams On Hold

Rich Santoro, aka The Bulb Guy, planted close to two thousand bulbs in a Milpitas hillside as part of his plan... Watch »

Apr 21, 2014
“I Can't Comprehend It”: Brother, Family Mourn Cab Driver

“I Can't Comprehend It”: Brother, Family Mourn Cab Driver

A San Diego community is in shock after learning that their father, brother and friend was killed in a... Watch »

Apr 20, 2014
Pit Bull Stabbed to Death in San Francisco Street Fight

Pit Bull Stabbed to Death in San Francisco Street Fight

A man walking his dog in San Francisco’s Mission district early Friday morning was threatened by two men with... Watch »

Apr 19, 2014
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