<![CDATA[NBC Southern California - Southern California News]]> Copyright 2015 http://www.nbclosangeles.com/news/local http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC4_40x125.png NBC Southern California http://www.nbclosangeles.com en-us Sat, 04 Jul 2015 17:23:24 -0700 Sat, 04 Jul 2015 17:23:24 -0700 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Metro Hours Extended for 4th]]> Sat, 04 Jul 2015 17:08:36 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/shutterstock_98524838metro.jpg
Los Angeles Metro Rails will be operating normally to accommodate Fourth of July celebrations Saturday, with extended hours on the Orange and Silver Metro Rail lines.]]>
<![CDATA[Bus Crashes Near San Bernardino]]> Sat, 04 Jul 2015 17:08:22 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/070415_SB-bus-crash.JPG
A Greyhound bus crashed into a ditch on the westbound 10 Freeway east of Waterman Avenue in San Bernardino Saturday after a passenger grabbed the steering wheel.]]>
<![CDATA[Banner-Towing Plane Crashes]]> Sat, 04 Jul 2015 16:59:58 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/179*120/KAZ+CANNING+5.jpg
A single-engine Piper PA18 banner-towing aircraft has crashed into the beach in San Deigo, officials said. The incident happened around 3 p.m. Saturday afternoon on the 4600 block of Carlsbad Boulevard...

Photo Credit: Kaz Canning]]>
<![CDATA[SoCal Sunrises and Sunsets]]> Sat, 04 Jul 2015 10:34:48 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/191*120/07-04-2015-inez-plasencia-fourth-july-sunset-1.jpg
Images of sunrises and sunsets from across the Southland. Send your image to isee@nbcla.com.

Photo Credit: Inez Plasencia]]>
<![CDATA[1 Dead, 2 in Critical Condition After Fire]]> Sat, 04 Jul 2015 12:38:06 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/209*120/07-04-2015-fire-echo-park-ground-2.JPG
A 40-year-old man died and two people suffered critical injuries Saturday morning in a fire at an Echo Park home.

Photo Credit: Melissa Etezadi, KNBC-TV]]>
<![CDATA[4th Forecast: Monsoonal Moisture Moves Out]]> Sat, 04 Jul 2015 14:29:47 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/07-04-2015-fourth-july-forecast.JPG
Clear conditions are in the forecast throughout the evening for the San Gabriel and San Fernando valleys.

Photo Credit: KNBC-TV]]>
<![CDATA[Hook, Line and Stinger: Ray Bites, Injures Fisherman]]> Sat, 04 Jul 2015 11:17:16 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/182*120/7-4-2015-StingrayBite.JPG
A fisherman was hurt after being bitten by a stingray he tried to release from his fishing line in Venice Beach overnight Saturday.

Photo Credit: ANG]]>
<![CDATA[Teen Dies in Freeway Rollover Crash]]> Sat, 04 Jul 2015 03:47:52 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/stng+wire+police+tape.jpg
A teenager died and six others were seriously injured in a freeway rollover crash near Perris Friday.]]>
<![CDATA[Cops Hurt After Crashing Into Tree in Hit-Run]]> Sat, 04 Jul 2015 07:14:28 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/211*120/7-4-2015-PoliceHR.JPG
Two police officers were hospitalized after crashing into a tree following a hit-and-run crash in Exposition Park early Saturday.

Photo Credit: KNBC]]>
<![CDATA[Police Shoot Stabbing Suspect Dead in West Covina]]> Sat, 04 Jul 2015 07:47:55 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/196*120/7-4-2015-CovinaOIS.JPG
Police shot and killed a man who allegedly stabbed his brother in West Covina Friday night.

Photo Credit: OnScene.tv]]>
<![CDATA[Man With Pistol Shot, Killed by Deputies]]> Sat, 04 Jul 2015 08:39:44 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/195*120/7-4-2015-LancasterDIS.JPG
Deputies shot and killed a man who brandished an assault pistol during a patrol Friday night involving gang unit detectives.

Photo Credit: Ed Frommer]]>
<![CDATA[Hostage Taken in Standoff at Palms Metro PCS Store]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 23:33:33 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/7-3-15+Barricade+Hostages+Metro+PCS+Los+Angeles.JPG
A cell phone store owner was taken hostage Friday night when a robbery suspect took over the shop in Palms and barricaded the two inside.

Photo Credit: NewsChopper4-KNBC]]>
<![CDATA[Kings Terminate Mike Richards Contract]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 19:58:26 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/208*120/Screen+Shot+2015-07-03+at+7.27.06+PM.png
The LA Kings terminated the contract of forward Mike Richards earlier this week after news broke that he was detained at the Canadian border for possession of OxyContin.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Parents Rally Against Vaccination Requirements]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 19:54:42 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/189*120/07.03.15_Vaccination-Rally-Santa-Monica.JPG
Hundreds of parents gathered in Santa Monica Friday to call for the repeal of a controversial new state law that would require vaccinations for all school-age children in California.

Photo Credit: KNBC]]>
<![CDATA[Pursuit Driver Parks, Surrenders in Gated Apartment Lot]]> Sat, 04 Jul 2015 07:14:59 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/215*120/7-3-15+Pursuit+Fairfax+101+Apartment+Parking+Lot.JPG
A driver wanted in connection with suspected "reckless driving" led officials on a pursuit through several Southern California freeways Friday evening.

Photo Credit: NewsChopper4-KNBC]]>
<![CDATA[Community Leaders Decry Black on Black Crime]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 20:11:04 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/7-2-15+Michael+Davis+Lancaster.JPG
Residents in Lancaster are taking a stand against violence after a deadly incident last week that left one man dead.

Photo Credit: Courtesy: Davis Family]]>
<![CDATA[Brush Fire in Laguna Beach]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 22:36:23 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/laguna_beach_fire_070315.PNG
A fire burned about 12 acres in Laguna Beach in an area with heavy brush Friday afternoon.

Photo Credit: KNBC]]>
<![CDATA[Man Dies in Montclair Police Custody]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 15:45:33 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/7-3-15+Christian+Siqueiros+in-custody+death.JPG
An investigation has been launched into the death of a man who went into cardiac arrest while in police custody and died at a hospital in the Inland Empire, officials said Friday.

Photo Credit: Courtesy: Family]]>
<![CDATA[Attorneys Allege Corruption in Santa Ana Pot Raids]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 20:21:30 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/150615-Santa_Ana_Mayor_Responds_to_Pot_Shop_Raid_Accusations_1200x675_465143875962.jpg
Attorneys held a news conference Friday to discuss details of alleged political corruption and inappropriate behavior by officers in Santa Ana marijuana dispensary raids.]]>
<![CDATA[Park La Brea Burglar Caught on Camera]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 12:35:13 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/216*120/park_la_brea_burglary_suspect.jpg
Police are asking for the public's help in finding a man who burglarized two residences at Park La Brea Apartments and pointed a gun at one victim.

Photo Credit: Los Angeles Police Department]]>
<![CDATA[Rose Bowl Ready for the 4th]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 09:11:24 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Rose_Bowl_Ready_for_Fireworks_1200x675_475964483830.jpg
The fireworks experts are ready for blastoff at the Rose Bowl this weekend. Michelle Valles reports for Today in LA on Friday July 3, 2015.]]>
<![CDATA[Grandson Arrested in Couple's Slaying]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 08:12:57 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/6-29-15-Glendale+Couple.jpg
The grandson of a couple found dead in a Glendale home was arrested Thursday night on suspicion of murder, according to Glendale police.

Photo Credit: Toni Guinyard]]>
<![CDATA['Sloppy' Thieves Crash Into Jewelry, Video Game Stores]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 13:18:25 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/216*120/07-03-2015-game-stop-jewelry-store-burglary-long-beach.jpg
Thieves crashed a pickup into a jewelry store before ramming into a nearby video game shop Friday morning in a smash-and-grab rampage in Long Beach.

Photo Credit: Toni Guinyard, KNBC-TV]]>
<![CDATA[Southern California Crimes Caught on Camera]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 06:18:46 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/197*120/7-3-2015-FightingFather.JPG
A collection of images reveal caught-on-camera crimes across Southern California.

Photo Credit: KINBC]]>
<![CDATA[SoCal Fourth of July (Fireworks-Free Edition)]]> Wed, 01 Jul 2015 15:16:27 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/180*120/mic_flag.jpg
Classic movies, beer tastings, and more are part of the non-pyrotechnic party.

Photo Credit: Shutterstock]]>
<![CDATA[Weekend: Happy Fourth of July]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 19:53:07 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Fireworks-New.jpg
Fireworks sparkle up SoCal skies. Plus: Anime Expo, LEGO Queen Mary, Humpack Whales in 3D, 24-hour clock film

Photo Credit: Fireworks]]>
<![CDATA[Motorcyclist Dies in High-Speed OC Pursuit Crash]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 13:52:04 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/7-3-2015-BikerCrash.JPG
A motorbike rider died after crashing during a high speed pursuit that ended in the city of Orange early Friday.

Photo Credit: Southern Counties News]]>
<![CDATA[Beach Tar Balls From 'Natural' Source]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 04:10:57 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Tar+oil+Ball+3.JPG
Southern California beachgoers have been warned they may find tar balls in the sand over the Independence Day weekend.

Photo Credit: Sarah Eberhardt]]>
<![CDATA[2 Critical After Being Gunned Down in Pasadena]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 07:37:19 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/199*120/7-3-2015-PasadenaShooting.JPG
Two gang members were critically injured after being shot in Pasadena late Thursday.

Photo Credit: KNBC]]>
<![CDATA[Man, 73, Brawls With Teen Mugger Over Gold Chain]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 03:17:35 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/197*120/7-3-2015-FightingFather.JPG
A 73-year-old man brawled on the street with a mugger who ripped a gold chain from his neck in Santa Ana.

Photo Credit: KINBC]]>
<![CDATA[Man Arrested Over Church Donation Box Thefts]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 01:39:58 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/216*120/Burglar+7-2-15.jpg
A man has been arrested in connection with a string of church burglaries in the Hacienda Heights and Rowland Heights areas.

Photo Credit: Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department's Industry Station]]>
<![CDATA[Man Found Slain in Harbor City Alley]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 00:26:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/police+line+yellow+%5Bgenericsla%5D.jpg
Police are looking for an unknown gunman who shot and killed a 21-year-old man in Harbor City Thursday.

Photo Credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA['Big A Bandit' Strikes 6th OC Bank]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 05:29:30 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/7-2-15+Big+A+Bandit+Orange+County+Banks.JPG
He's being dubbed the "Big A Bandit" because of a baseball cap he wears while robbing banks, including one in Orange County on Thursday, and now the FBI wants the public's help to identify him.

Photo Credit: Courtesy: FBI]]>
<![CDATA[Two Lanes of 101 to Shut Down Monday]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 21:40:24 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/vlcsnap-2015-05-25-22h07m51s221.png
Two lanes of the northbound 101 Freeway are scheduled to be closed for maintenance beginning Monday night and extending through next fall, Caltrans announced Thursday.

Photo Credit: necn]]>
<![CDATA[6 Injured in South L.A. Crash Involving 5 Vehicles]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 17:27:12 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/ambulance-shutterstock_14588647.jpg
Six people were injured in a multiple-vehicle crash in South Los Angeles.

Photo Credit: Shutterstock]]>
<![CDATA[Inland Empire Mountains Prep for Big Holiday Weekend]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 16:42:48 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/160*120/21c96ffe3049438785529bbaaf116fc0.JPG.jpg
It’s been billed as one of the greatest fireworks shows in all of Southern California — Big Bear Lake’s Fireworks Spectacular — and some 80,000 people are expected to crowd mountain roads to see it.]]>
<![CDATA[Jenni Rivera Park Dedicated in Long Beach]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 17:54:38 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/186*120/070215_rivera-mural.JPG
Several hundred fans gathered for the grand opening of Jenni Rivera park in Long Beach Thursday, a fitting tribute to the hometown legend.

Photo Credit: KNBCTV]]>
<![CDATA[App Delivers Medical Marijuana to Homes]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 14:47:44 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/eaze+pic-PIC_0.jpg
If you want medical marijuana delivered to your home, now there is an app for that.]]>
<![CDATA[Parishioners Locked Out of Church, Land Put up For Sale]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 15:57:29 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/212*120/7-2-15+St+James+Episcopal+Church+Newport+Beach+Sale+Locked+Out.JPG
Parishioners from St. James the Great Episcopal Church in Orange County said they were locked out from their place of worship and told to find another home because the church wanted to sell the land.

Photo Credit: KNBC]]>
<![CDATA[Man Allegedly Throws 'Bottle Bomb' at Child]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 15:29:41 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/216*120/ryan_brown_bottle_bomb070215.jpg
Police arrested a man for allegedly throwing a "bottle bomb" at a child in Santa Ana.

Photo Credit: Santa Ana Police Department]]>
<![CDATA[NASA Releases Oil Spill Images]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 16:02:09 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/207*120/07-02-2015-oil-spil-nasa-oilaviris20150630.jpg
NASA has released images of a map that shows beach areas affected by an oil spill in May.

Photo Credit: NASA/JPL]]>
<![CDATA[Burglar Sought in Church Donation Box Thefts]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 14:10:36 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/216*120/Burglar+7-2-15.jpg
Detectives are asking for the public's help to identify the man responsible for a string of church burglaries in the Hacienda Heights and Rowland Heights areas.

Photo Credit: Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department's Industry Station]]>
<![CDATA[Missing Woman's Body Found in Apartment Wall: Family]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 12:20:16 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/209*120/07-02-2015-lomita-investigation.JPG
A body found inside the wall of a Southern California apartment "has to be" that of a woman reported missing six years ago, her family members said Thursday.

Photo Credit: KNBC-TV]]>
<![CDATA[Knife-Wielding Man Dies After Altercation at Restaurant]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 13:00:30 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/207*120/07-02-2015-pasadena-colorado-police-investigation.JPG
A fatality investigation involving a man who was wielding a knife in a restaurant closed streets in Pasadena early Thursday.

Photo Credit: KNBC-TV]]>
<![CDATA[Gunfire Strikes Woman Sleeping in Home]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 10:20:16 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/189*120/7-2-2015-WillowbrookShooting.JPG
A woman was hospitalized after a dozen shots were fired into her home in Willowbrook early Thursday.

Photo Credit: OnScene.tv]]>
<![CDATA[Hollywood Hills 'Campsite' Homeowner Says Allegations Are 'Lies']]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 04:04:17 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/188*120/7-2-2015-HHCampsite.JPG
A Hollywood Hills homeowner is fighting back and calling accusations from neighbors "lies" after they claimed to see people openly drinking and having sex on a campsite being rented out on her property.

Photo Credit: KNBC]]>