<![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, 24 Mar 2017 21:05:42 -0700Fri, 24 Mar 2017 21:05:42 -0700NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[LAPD Officers Use Heimlich to Save Choking Man]]> Fri, 24 Mar 2017 20:28:15 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/237*120/4ohchoking.JPG
Two officers from LAPD's Hollywood Division were supposed to have dinner with their fellow officers, but got so busy they grabbed a bite by themselves. They were in the right place at the right time to save the...

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<![CDATA[LA Carpool Lanes Could Require 3 Passengers]]> Fri, 24 Mar 2017 20:18:01 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/216*120/03-22-2017-traffic-la-generic-1.JPG
LA Metro may change carpool lane requirements from two passengers to three. John Cádiz Klemack reports for the NBC4 News at 6 p.m. on Friday, March 24, 2017.

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<![CDATA[Third Victim Dies After Liquor Store Shooting]]> Fri, 24 Mar 2017 19:58:13 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/230*120/liquorstoreshooting.JPG
Two people were killed in a shooting Thursday at a liquor store in South LA. A third victim, Charles Harris, died Friday. Ted Chen reports for the NBC4 News at 5 p.m. on Friday, March 24, 2017.

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<![CDATA[Shaquille O'Neal Gets His Statue...And It's Awesome]]> Fri, 24 Mar 2017 20:22:41 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Shaq-statue-Staples-Center-3-24-17.JPG
Shaquille O'Neal finally got his statue at Staples Center on Friday, and the ceremony featured some of the greatest players in LA Lakers history, including Kobe Bryant, Jerry West and others

Photo Credit: Shahan Ahmed]]>
<![CDATA[Peacock Day at LA Arboretum]]> Fri, 24 Mar 2017 18:26:28 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/peacockprettyGettyImages-516484852+%281%29.jpg
The Arcadia garden's spectacular strutters take the limelight on a day filled with special activities.

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<![CDATA[SoCal Gas Debuts Monitoring Site for Porter Ranch]]> Fri, 24 Mar 2017 16:30:03 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Porter-Ranch-AP_51068591634.jpg
Residents curious about methane emissions from the Aliso Canyon natural gas storage facility in Porter Ranch can get up-to-the-minute data thanks to a website introduced Friday by Southern California Gas Co.

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<![CDATA[6-Year-Old Brings Gun to Elementary Campus]]> Fri, 24 Mar 2017 20:03:55 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/gun-generic-muzzle.jpg
A 6-year-old boy at an elementary school in Rancho Cucamonga took a gun to campus in early March, but parents didn’t hear about the incident until nearly two weeks later.

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<![CDATA[Aquarium Welcomes Admiral Fancy Pants]]> Fri, 24 Mar 2017 12:54:10 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/20170304_AOPpenguin_admiral_9318.jpg
The two-year-old Magellanic Penguin has joined the June Keyes Penguin Habitat at the Aquarium of the Pacific.

Photo Credit: Aquarium of the Pacific]]>
<![CDATA[100 Iconic Marilyn Monroe Photos Up for Auction ]]> Fri, 24 Mar 2017 20:59:49 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Monroe-5-edit.jpg
More than 100 Marilyn Monroe photos featuring the iconic star's early Hollywood career will be sold through Julien's Auctions online collection in an auction that ends Sunday.

Photo Credit: Julien's Auctions/Douglas Kirkland ]]>
<![CDATA[NASCAR Returns for Auto Club 400 Race ]]> Fri, 24 Mar 2017 09:24:32 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Monster_Nascar_Race_1200x675_905646659998.jpg
The energy drink company Monster will be sponsoring NASCAR in the Auto Club 400 in Fontana this weekend. Jonathan Gonzalez reports for NBC 4 News at 6 a.m. on Friday, March 24, 2017.  ]]>
<![CDATA[NASCAR Returns to Southern California This Weekend]]> Fri, 24 Mar 2017 08:57:13 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/197*120/3-24-17+NASCAR+thumbnail.JPG
NASCAR is coming to Southern California for the Auto Club 400 in Fontana this weekend, but NBC4's Jonathan Gonzalez got to take a ride ahead of the big event. Jonathan Gonzalez reports live for Today in LA...

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<![CDATA[Family Reunited After Toddlers Found Safe Inside Stolen Car]]> Fri, 24 Mar 2017 10:13:36 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/160*120/17498987_739299022911611_3656795903458178363_n.jpg
A family was reunited Friday morning after two missing boys were found safe no more than 10 miles away from where a thief took their babysitter's car with the two toddlers still inside.

Photo Credit: Cathedral City Police Department
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<![CDATA[Huntington Wisteria: The New Big Bloomer]]> Fri, 24 Mar 2017 07:13:32 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Wisteriaarborhuntington.jpg
Admire the purple, drape-down blossoms in the San Marino flower-filled landmark.

Photo Credit: The Huntington]]>
<![CDATA[Statue Day: Celebrating Shaquille O'Neal]]> Fri, 24 Mar 2017 20:40:32 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/3371092.jpg
Shaquille O'Neal gets his statue in Star Plaza outside Staples Center on Friday, March 24, 2017. Take a look back at his career in photos.

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<![CDATA[Driving with Danica: Fred Roggin Goes For a Ride]]> Fri, 24 Mar 2017 16:13:53 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/roggin+with+danica.PNG
When Danica Patrick tells you to get behind the wheel, you listen. Fred Roggin shares a few laughs and a candid conversation with NASCAR's leading lady in advance of this weekend's Auto Club 400 in Fontana.]]>
<![CDATA[Woman Stranded in Car After Driving Over Downed Power Lines]]> Fri, 24 Mar 2017 01:17:35 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Downed_Power_Lines_on_Car_Leaves_Driver_Stranded_1200x675_905409603985.jpg
A woman was stuck in her car for hours when she drove over some downed power lines in Monterey Park. Jane Yamamoto reports for the NBC4 News at 11 p.m. on Thursday, March 23, 2017.]]>
<![CDATA[Whittier Residents Rescue Puppy Stranded in Flood Channel ]]> Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:50:24 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/dog-rescued-edit.jpg
Residents in South Whittier came together Thursday to rescue a puppy who was stranded in a flood control channel for three days.

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<![CDATA[Toddlers in Amber Alert Found Safe Inside Stolen Car: Police]]> Fri, 24 Mar 2017 09:30:29 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/215*120/blurred-toddlers.PNG
The two boys that were in the backseat of a car while it was stolen were found safe inside the abandoned vehicle early Friday in Desert Hot Springs, police said.
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<![CDATA[Woman Arrested in Carjacking, Kindapping Outside Jail]]> Thu, 23 Mar 2017 21:58:59 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/207*120/kidnap-arrest-hesperia.jpg
A 24-year-old woman from Hesperia who was trying to bum a ride outside a jail Wednesday was accused of carjacking and kidnapping an elderly woman just five hours after her first arrest, the Rancho Cucamonga...

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<![CDATA[Suspect Sought in Pasadena Murder]]> Thu, 23 Mar 2017 19:23:49 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/24_Year_Old_Man_Killed_in_Pasadena_1200x675_905233987710.jpg
Police have released a sketch of a man wanted for a double homicide. Kim Baldonado reports for the NBC4 News at 6p.m. on Thursday, March 23, 2017.]]>
<![CDATA[Sea Turtle Tangled in Balloon Rescued]]> Thu, 23 Mar 2017 19:08:46 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/207*120/gturtle.PNG
Just keep swimming. Just keep swimming. Thanks to two videographers that’s just what one sea turtle is doing today.Angel Hernandez and Bryce Trevett spotted what they thought was a balloon in the water off the...

Photo Credit: Bryce Trevett and Angel Hernandez ]]>
<![CDATA[Double Slaying May Have Been Part of Gang Feud: Police]]> Thu, 23 Mar 2017 20:48:48 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/212*120/3-23-17-Slaying.JPG
Pasadena police this week said they believe an investigation into double slaying in January was part of a gang feud that goes back to December and is likely connected to at least one other killing in the area.]]>
<![CDATA[Police Hunt for Motive in Pastor Attack]]> Thu, 23 Mar 2017 17:52:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/207*120/pasgor-attacked.PNG
A pastor is recovering from hip surgery after he was attacked, but detectives and family members aren't revealing the identity of a man who went after him.]]>
<![CDATA[Social Worker Arrested on Suspicion of Sex With Minor]]> Thu, 23 Mar 2017 17:27:03 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/207*120/mugshot-sexassault-t52.jpg
Police were looking for additional possible victims after a social worker was accused of having sex with a minor, the Los Angeles Police Department said Thursday.

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<![CDATA[Eggslut Glendale: Now Open]]> Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:54:50 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/eggslutglendale.jpg
The savory breakfast sandwich-porium is now serving its beloved morning goodies on Brand.

Photo Credit: Eggslut]]>
<![CDATA[Alligators Find Love at the LA Zoo]]> Fri, 24 Mar 2017 11:59:37 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/ReggieTinaGator.jpg
Love comes in all shapes and sizes even for alligators. Reggie, the alligator at the Los Angeles Zoo has a new love interest.Tina the alligator came to the L.A. Zoo in August 2016 after 18 years at the...

Photo Credit: Los Angeles Zoo via Facebook ]]>
<![CDATA['Harry Potter' Universal Ride: Cool Update]]> Thu, 23 Mar 2017 17:28:53 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/194*120/Harrypotterforbidden2382323.jpg
An "enhanced 4K-HD" experience has swooped into "Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey" ride at Universal Studios Hollywood.

Photo Credit: Universal Studios Hollywood]]>
<![CDATA[Boy's Laugh a Symptom of Rare Form of Epilepsy]]> Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:02:50 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/222*120/LaughingEpilepsy_Cover.jpg
Justin Cho has always been a happy child. So his parents never gave it much thought when he would laugh. But after Justin suffered an epileptic seizure at home, hospital tests showed that his laugh was...

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<![CDATA[Two Long Beach Walmarts Evacuate After Bomb Threats]]> Thu, 23 Mar 2017 12:55:35 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/walmart+8+oct1.jpg
Two Walmart stores in Long Beach were evacuated Thursday afternoon after receiving letters indicating a bomb threat.]]>
<![CDATA[Weekend: CicLAvia, Culver City-Venice]]> Thu, 23 Mar 2017 12:35:47 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/ciclaviaculvertovenice17.jpg
Sunshine, soft temps are predicted for the mondo cycle/strut event. Plus: LA Opera open house, Vegan Street Fair, Santa Ana film, Earth Hour

Photo Credit: CicLAvia]]>
<![CDATA[Sex Offender Calls New Charges Involving 12-Year-Old Girl 'Lies']]> Thu, 23 Mar 2017 12:07:48 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Robert-Francis-Baker.jpg
The trial of a convicted sex offender charged with attempted kidnapping and attempted lewd acts on a child in connection with an incident involving at 12-year-old girl in Temecula last year is continuing.

Photo Credit: Courtesy Riverside County Sheriff's Department]]>
<![CDATA[Officers' Quick Thinking Saves Suicidal Man]]> Thu, 23 Mar 2017 11:27:30 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Officers_Quick_Thinking_Saves_Suicidal_Man_1200x675_904816707571.jpg
 The quick-thinking actions of two LAPD officers saved a suicidal man in the West San Fernando Valley. Kim Baldonado reports for NBC4 News March 22, 2017.]]>
<![CDATA[Crane Flies Breeding Due to Rainy Winter Weather]]> Wed, 22 Mar 2017 23:13:55 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/crane+flies.JPG
They're called Mosquito Hawks, Daddy Long Legs with Wings and even Mosquitoes on Steroids. But their actual name are Crane Flies.]]>
<![CDATA[Earth Hour: Lights Out for Planet Love]]> Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:24:52 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/ehGettyImages-142158278.jpg
See attractions, hotels, and destinations around the globe flip the switch to "off," all to honor a host of environmental concerns.

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<![CDATA[Larger Than Life: Shaquille O'Neal's Lakers Statue Unveiled]]> Fri, 24 Mar 2017 20:54:29 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/178*120/AP_17084048775541.jpg
A statue honoring former Lakers star Shaquille O'Neal was unveiled Friday at Staples Center. Kim Baldonado reports for the NBC4 News at 5 p.m. on Friday, March 24, 2017.

Photo Credit: AP]]>