Apr 11, 2012

Whiz Kid Brews Biofuels

Whiz Kid Brews Biofuels

16-year-old researcher Sara Volz is working in an Air Force Academy lab to extract fuel from algae. Sara hopes her work will eventually lead to a sustainable means for producing bio fuels.

Apr 11, 2012

Home Canning Is Good For Our Environment

Home Canning Is Good For Our Environment

Canned foods are good for you and for the environment and it's making a comeback. The old-fashioned trend is one that could help save you money, eat healthier and make help reduce environmental

Nov 20, 2011

Largest Bike Garage in the Nation Open for Business

Largest Bike Garage in the Nation Open for Business

Riders in Santa Monica will be able to valet park, repair, and rent bicycles in the newest, largest secure parking facility of its kind in the nation on Monday.

Nov 17, 2011

Natural Gas Civic Wins Green Car of Year

Natural Gas Civic Wins Green Car of Year

The car has been around since 1998, but this fifth-generation model is a step up from its predecessors.

Nov 17, 2011

Three Women Create Sandwich Bag Alternative

Three Women Create Sandwich Bag Alternative

Jennie Stoller is a Silver Lake mother who got tired of throwing out yet another plastic bag from her children's school lunches. She and two other mothers came up with Lunchskins, designed to replace...

Nov 17, 2011

Recycling For Rewards

Recycling For Rewards

This mom paid for her 2-week long getaway to Italy simply by recycling! Learn how you can grab cash the green way.

Nov 16, 2011

Recycling Your Way to Italy

Recycling Your Way to Italy

A Sherman Oaks woman just returned from a trip to Italy, which she paid for with money she made recycling bottles and cans.

Nov 15, 2011

7 Ways to Go Green With Your Pet

Nov 15, 2011

Coffee Truck Features "Green" Java

Coffee Truck Features "Green" Java

A gourmet coffee truck makes it espresso and all other coffee using solar power. That is why it is considered a "green" enterprise.

Nov 15, 2011

Get Your Recycling On, LA

Get Your Recycling On, LA

Is that old computer monitor just sitting on the kitchen floor? There's a better place for it.

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Photos Show Alleged Abuse of Bell Gardens Mayor's Wife

Photos Show Alleged Abuse of Bell Gardens Mayor's Wife

Photos and a voice mail recording obtained by NBC4 on Tuesday paint a dark picture in the marriage of Bell Gardens Mayor Daniel Crespo, who was fatally shot by his wife during a confrontation last month.

Two Indio Officers Face Charges in Use of Force Case

Two Indio Officers Face Charges in Use of Force Case

Two Indio police officers have been arrested in connection with a use of force incident after a concerned citizen provided authorities with a videotaped copy of the arrest, officials said.

Ex-Coach Pleads Not Guilty to Student Sex Charges

Ex-Coach Pleads Not Guilty to Student Sex Charges

A former Downey High School teacher and girls soccer coach pleaded not guilty Tuesday to charges of carrying on a sexual relationship with a student for more than half a year, prosecutors said.

Man Charged in Crash That Killed Boy in OC

Man Charged in Crash That Killed Boy in OC

A man accused in a crash that killed a 10-year-old boy in Anaheim over the weekend was charged with gross vehicular manslaughter and DUI on Tuesday, prosecutors said.

Gunman Opens Fire on Metro Bus in South LA

Gunman Opens Fire on Metro Bus in South LA

A gunman shot at a passenger on a bus in South Los Angeles on Tuesday, Metro officials said. No one was hurt.

Investigators: Secret Service Use "Problematic"

Investigators: Secret Service Use "Problematic"

A new government investigation questions a Secret Service mission that pulled agents from their assignment near the White House and sent them to the rural Maryland home of an employee embroiled in a...