<![CDATA[NBC Southern California - Southern California News]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbclosangeles.com/news/local http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC4_40x125.png NBC Southern California http://www.nbclosangeles.comen-usFri, 28 Apr 2017 21:01:20 -0700Fri, 28 Apr 2017 21:01:20 -0700NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Bellinger Ready for Bright Lights of Dodger Stadium]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 20:55:06 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/215*120/Bellinger+Debut.png
The Los Angeles Dodgers top prospect, Cody Bellinger, made his MLB debut on Tuesday, but will start under the bright lights of Dodger Stadium for the first time on Friday.

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<![CDATA[5 Strong Arm Robberies in 24 Hours in Pasadena]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 20:38:22 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/198*120/fiverobberiespas.JPG
Five strong arm robberies in 24 hours have businesses and residents on alert in Pasadena. Patrick Healy reports for the NBC4 News at 5 p.m. on Friday, April 28, 2017.

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<![CDATA[Woman Mysteriously Vanishes on Way to School]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 20:26:58 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/215*120/4-29-17-Flores.jpg
Family members of an 18-year-old woman who disappeared while on her way to high school in Rowland Heights passed out fliers while police patrolled near the school searching for signs of the woman.]]>
<![CDATA[Dramatic Photos of the 1992 LA Riots]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 05:52:12 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/knbc-la-riots-gallery-thumbnail1.jpg
More than 60 people were killed, more than 12,000 others were arrested and $1 billion in property damage was recorded during the five days of rioting.

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<![CDATA[Then and Now: Compare Scenes From the LA Riots]]> Tue, 25 Apr 2017 06:00:10 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/knbc-la-riots-sliders-then-and-now-thumbnail.jpg
Compare scenes from the 1992 Los Angeles riots and today.

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<![CDATA[Family Mourns Loss of 3-Year-Old Boy Fatally Struck by Car]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 19:31:27 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/212*120/crosswalkkid.JPG
A 3-year-old boy walking with his parents was struck and killed by a car in a San Bernardino crosswalk and the driver has been arrested on suspicion of DUI.

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<![CDATA[Urban Ocean Fest: Recycled Fashion Show]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 18:20:22 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/trashinfashion_900_720.JPG
The Aquarium of the Pacific asks us to consider our nearby waters via a "fashion from trash" show and other activities.

Photo Credit: Anitza Valles]]>
<![CDATA[Firefighters Band Together to Raise Cancer Awareness]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 17:59:56 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/209*120/friedersfire.JPG
Firefighters risk their lives to help others but when they're fighting cancer, they could use some help of their own. One Pasadena Deputy Fire Chief is helping firefighters and their families not only cope with...

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<![CDATA[Firefighters Mourn Colleague Who Died Suddenly on Duty]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 20:05:16 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/4-29-17-Boyd.jpg
Los Angeles firefighters mourned on Friday the death of a beloved colleague who died unexpededly from an undisclosed medical emergency while driving on duty near downtown LA, officials said.

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<![CDATA[Happy Halfoween: Halloween Fest Sales]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 11:02:38 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/iHorrorRyanTCusick.jpg
The spooky holiday is half a year away, and the summer Halloween convention has a diabolical deal afoot.

Photo Credit: Ryan T. Cusick]]>
<![CDATA[China Café Reopens: Free Wonton Soup]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 06:50:52 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/chinacafe9232-horz.jpg
The classic Grand Central Market eatery recently underwent a renovation.

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<![CDATA[Photos: Strong Overnight Gusts Sweep Across LA]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 11:53:08 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/04-28-2017-palm-tree-fire-1.gif
Strong wind gusts knocked down trees and fueled a fire overnight Friday April 28, 2017 in Los Angeles.

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<![CDATA[2017 Southern California Images in the News]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 05:51:30 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/180*120/4-21-17+LA+State+Historic+7.jpg
Take a look at some of the images in the news in Southern California during 2017.

Photo Credit: Jonathan Gonzalez]]>
<![CDATA[One Shot in Beverly Crest Home Invasion]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 13:27:22 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/04-28-2017-beverly-crest-home-invasion-1.JPG
A man inside a home in the hills above Los Angeles' Westside was shot during a home invasion early Friday, according to police.

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<![CDATA[25-Year-Old Man Gunned Down Near Smart & Final]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 02:34:35 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/shootingcrenshaw.PNG
Loved ones gathered in sorrow for 25-year-old JT Thompson, who was shot and killed near a Smart & Final store in Crenshaw as detectives searched for his two suspected killers.]]>
<![CDATA[Alleged Rental Scam Mastermind Busted by Police]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 00:09:34 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/188*120/04-27-2017-ramirez-rental-scam.jpg
Los Angeles County Sheriff's Deputies have arrested the man state authorities call the "mastermind" of rental scams. Richard Rodriguez was taken into custody without incident at his Alhambra home early Thursday...

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<![CDATA[LAPD Officers Organize Bone Marrow Drive for Colleague]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 11:20:14 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/160*120/Match4Matt.jpg
Last month officer Matthew Medina, a seven year veteran of the force was diagnosed with aplastic anemia - a condition where your bone marrow stops making enough new blood cells, which impairs the immune system.

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<![CDATA[Little Girl Found Wandering Busy Highway]]> Thu, 27 Apr 2017 19:47:31 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/208*120/wandering-girl-hemet.JPG
In the Inland Empire, a good Samaritan found a toddler wandering along a busy highway, leading to a Riverside County Sheriff's Department investigation Thursday.

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<![CDATA['Could That Happen Now?' Police Chiefs Recall LA Riots]]> Thu, 27 Apr 2017 20:03:20 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Could_That_Happen_Now_Police_Chiefs_Recall_LA_Riots_1200x675_931525699887.jpg
Two female police officers look back at the L.A. riots and discuss the role of police officers today. Lolita Lopez reports for the NBC4 news as part of our look back on the 25 anniversary of the riots.  ]]>
<![CDATA[PM Forecast: Week of Wind Continues]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 03:57:19 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/PM_Forecast_Week_of_Wind_Continues_1200x675_931555395549.jpg
The week of high winds that have prompted advisories continues. Santa Ana winds are also set to hit SoCal. Fritz Coleman has your First Alert Forecast at 4 p.m. on Thursday, April 27, 2017.]]>
<![CDATA[Detectives Warn of 'Work From Home' Scams]]> Thu, 27 Apr 2017 22:27:03 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/207*120/work-from-home.JPG
Detectives in Ventura County were warning residents of "work at home" scams Thursday.

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<![CDATA[Hate Crime Suspect Spurs Heightened Security at OC College]]> Thu, 27 Apr 2017 19:06:15 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/222*120/occ+student.JPG
After Orange Coast College filed a restraining order against a student arrested on hate crime charges, the student continues to return to campus. Now, the college

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<![CDATA[A Look Inside ICE Targeted Deportation Effort ]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 11:12:31 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/T530P+SM+RAPID+RESPONSE+ICE+SANDRA.jpg
The NBC4 I-Team went inside ICE headquarters to investigate who gets targeted for deportation and why, and the impact of President Trump’s executive order on ICE efforts.]]>
<![CDATA[Weekend: Stagecoach Festival]]> Thu, 27 Apr 2017 18:13:47 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/stagecoachGettyImages-527369048.jpg
It's a mega country-tastic weekend in Indio. Plus: Fiesta Broadway, "Oracle," YALLWest, Skirball Puppet Fest

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<![CDATA[Near-Crash as Suspected Drunken Driver Swerves All Over]]> Thu, 27 Apr 2017 17:35:54 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/207*120/dui-near-crash-oc.JPG
A driver caught on camera swerving all over the road, nearly hitting another oncoming car, was arrested on suspicion of driving drunk, CHP said Thursday.

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<![CDATA[Seager's Birthday Homer Helps Dodgers Beat Giants]]> Thu, 27 Apr 2017 16:59:47 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/175*120/AP_17117738125030.jpg
Corey Seager started the game with a home run on his 23rd birthday, and his teammates scored four runs in the top of the 10th as the Dodgers defeated the rival Giants, 5-1, on Thursday afternoon in San...

Photo Credit: AP Photo/ Tony Avelar]]>
<![CDATA[Man Released From Prison Comes Home to Bill That's Not His]]> Thu, 27 Apr 2017 18:52:02 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/170427-iteam-edison-Chris-Crockett.jpg
A Gardena man says he's the first to admit he's made mistakes that landed him in prison. He learned a trade and started putting his life back together, but he says SoCal Edison isn't making things any easier...

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<![CDATA[Dr. Drew: Ann Coulter Should be Allowed at UC Berkeley]]> Thu, 27 Apr 2017 16:31:51 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Dr_Drew_Ann_Coulter_1200x675_931383363816.jpg
Dr. Drew joins the NBC4 News at 11 a.m. on Thursday, April 27, 2017 to discuss the recent cancellation of conservative commentator Ann Coulter's UC Berkley appearance. While some may not like what Coulter has to...]]>
<![CDATA[Sitter Accused of Lewd Acts With Child Used Alias: Detective]]> Thu, 27 Apr 2017 14:57:22 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/4-27-17-Brittney+Lyon.JPG
A San Diego woman accused of filming the molestation of two girls in her care had advertised her baby-sitting services on multiple websites, and now investigators are looking for additional victims in the...

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<![CDATA[Remembering Judy: Cinespia June Line-up]]> Thu, 27 Apr 2017 12:21:04 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/180*120/WizardofOz_1143650.jpg
"The Wizard of Oz" will screen as a tribute to Judy Garland's upcoming remembrance ceremony at Hollywood Forever.

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<![CDATA[Rams Looking for 'Explosive' Players in Draft]]> Thu, 27 Apr 2017 11:32:56 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-459501574.jpg
The Los Angeles Chargers have the seventh pick in the first round of Thursday's NFL draft, the next step in improving the team from last year's 5-11 record following a coaching change and the signing of...

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<![CDATA[Chargers Select Clemson Receiver With 7th Pick in Draft]]> Thu, 27 Apr 2017 19:01:26 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-631505150.jpg
Looking to improving from last year's 5-11 record following a coaching change and the signing of free agents, the Los Angeles Chargers on Thursday selected Clemson receiver Mike Williams with the seventh choice...

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<![CDATA[Kardashian West Says Robbery Made Her Less Materialistic]]> Thu, 27 Apr 2017 09:45:17 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Kim-KW-Rozman_20170426_14145_2638r.jpg
Kim Kardashian West says October’s robbery in Paris has made her a better, less materialistic person.

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<![CDATA[Dog Haus NoHo Anniversary: Delish Deal]]> Thu, 27 Apr 2017 09:16:51 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Dog-Haus_Haus-Dog_Sooo-Cali-sm.jpg
Buy a $1 draught beer and nab a free hot dog, with a choice of seven, all in honor of the savory eatery's first birthday.

Photo Credit: Ed Fox Photography]]>
<![CDATA[Pet of the Week: Johnny]]> Thu, 27 Apr 2017 09:15:47 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/199*120/04-27-2017-cts-johnny.jpg
Johnny is the Pet of the Week for Thursday April 27, 2017.

Photo Credit: LA Animal Service]]>
<![CDATA[As Cassini Nears the End, Take a Look at 20 Years of Images]]> Thu, 27 Apr 2017 10:05:21 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/246*120/04-15-2017-cassini-35.jpg
Launched in 1997 and now finally running low on fuel, Cassini is drawing ever closer to its demise. The spacecraft will duck through the gap between Saturn and its rings 22 times before spiraling out of control...

Photo Credit: NASA]]>
<![CDATA[Child in Crosswalk Killed By Suspected DUI Driver]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 19:31:02 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Child_Killed_in_Crosswalk_1_1200x675_932510787947.jpg
A suspected DUI driver struck and killed a 3-year-old boy in a San Bernardino crosswalk Thursday evening. Tony Shin reports for the NBC4 News at 6 p.m. on Friday, April 28, 2017.]]>
<![CDATA[Cat Survives Multiple BB Gun Shots to the Head]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 19:17:58 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/BB_Gun_Cat_1200x675_932448323596.jpg
An 8-month-old cat survived 15 BB gun shots. Vikki Vargas reports for the NBC4 News at 4 p.m. on Friday, April 28, 2017.]]>