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Student: Dental School Took Bite Out of Future

Student: Dental School Took Bite Out of Future

A small trade school in Pasadena promised a road to a better future. But many students feel like that road has ended in a dead end. A student emailed NBC4 saying the school she attended on the campus had simply disappeared, before most students received credit for... Read »

3 hours ago
How to Protect Yourself From Lightning Strikes

How to Protect Yourself From Lightning Strikes

Lightning strikes may cause immediate injury or delayed problems that can take a day or two to appear. Dr. Bruce has Read »

3 hours ago
4 Face Murder Charges in USC Student's Fatal Attack

4 Face Murder Charges in USC Student's Fatal Attack

Two men and two minors face murder charges in connection with the fatal beating and robbery of a Chinese USC... Read »

5 minutes ago
Feeling the Pain of Lightning Strikes, Again and Again

Feeling the Pain of Lightning Strikes, Again and Again

A day after a lightning storm killed a one man and injured others on a California beach, survivors describe... Read »

2 hours ago
OC Parents Accused of Leaving 3-Year-Old in Hot Car

OC Parents Accused of Leaving 3-Year-Old in Hot Car

A 3-year-old girl was recovering Monday after police found her inside a 104-degree car in an Orange County shopping... Read »

2 hours ago
San Miguel Island to Remain Closed for Another Year

San Miguel Island to Remain Closed for Another Year

An island off the Southern California coast could be closed for a year as the U.S. Navy investigates... Read »

26 minutes ago
Water Officials Reward Drivers in Dirty Car Challenge

Water Officials Reward Drivers in Dirty Car Challenge

Over the month of July, Ventura County water is hosting a dirty car contest to send a messy message about... Read »

20 minutes ago
Positive Plates: Heath's Dinnerware Exchange

Positive Plates: Heath's Dinnerware Exchange

Donate a dish, receive a discount on the same, and help the Skid Row Housing Trust. Read »

Jul 28, 2014

"Incredible Character": Venice Lightning Strike Victim

A 20-year-old man who died after being struck by lightning in Venice Sunday is being remembered by his family as... Watch »

3 hours ago
Bryman College Files for Bankruptcy, Closes Campuses

Bryman College Files for Bankruptcy, Closes Campuses

Bryman College students were demanding answers Monday after learning their school closed all of its campuses... Read »

58 minutes ago
One Killed When Pickup Slams Into Pedestrians

One Killed When Pickup Slams Into Pedestrians

Police were searching for a hit-and-run driver who ran a red light, hit two vehicles, crashed into a group... Watch »

Jul 28, 2014
Judge Tentatively Rules Shelly Sterling's Favor, OKs Team Sale

Judge Tentatively Rules Shelly Sterling's Favor, OKs Team Sale

A judge on Monday tentatively ruled in favor of Shelly Sterling in the trial over whether she had the authority... Read »

28 minutes ago
Lightning Causes Outage in Manhattan Beach

Lightning Causes Outage in Manhattan Beach

More than 1,3000 customers were without power Monday morning after rare summer lightning took out a transformer... Read »

Jul 28, 2014
LAPD Patrol Car Runs Over, Kills Man Lying in Street

LAPD Patrol Car Runs Over, Kills Man Lying in Street

A Los Angeles police patrol car struck and killed a man Sunday night who was lying on his back in the street in the... Watch »

Jul 28, 2014
LAUSD Whooping Cough Booster Shot Clinic Locations

LAUSD Whooping Cough Booster Shot Clinic Locations

The Los Angeles Unified School District is offering several whooping cough booster shot clinics before the... Read »

Jul 28, 2014

"Like Scene Out of 'Jaws'": Chaos After Lightning Strike

Beachgoers reported seeing a bright flash, hearing the sound of a loud explosion and witnessing the chaos... Watch »

Jul 28, 2014

Exclusive: House, Car Torched in Fatal Lightning Storm

A house and car in a Redondo Beach neighborhood were damaged by lightning on Sunday, July 27, 2014, the same... View »

Jul 27, 2014

Lightning Strikes in Southland Cause Injuries

Brief periods of heavy rain and thunderstorms that touched down on areas of the Southland on Sunday, July 27, 2014... View »

Jul 27, 2014
Venice Lightning Strike Victim ID'd

Venice Lightning Strike Victim ID'd

A 20-year-old man who died in the hospital after being struck by lightning at Venice Beach on Sunday has... Watch »

Jul 28, 2014
Officers Beat Burglary Suspect in Surveillance Video

Officers Beat Burglary Suspect in Surveillance Video

Santa Ana police officers are being accused of using excessive force after surveillance video emerged... Watch »

Jul 27, 2014
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