<![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 Mon, 02 Mar 2015 11:05:18 -0800 Mon, 02 Mar 2015 11:05:18 -0800 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Students Find Teacher Hanging in High School Classroom]]> Mon, 02 Mar 2015 11:02:17 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/lagenerics-1-a-breaking-news-la-generic-graphic-april2014.gif
Crisis counselors were called to an Orange County high school Monday morning after a group of students found a teacher hanging in a classroom, officials said.]]>
<![CDATA[West Covina Police Pursue SUV Driver]]> Mon, 02 Mar 2015 11:00:23 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/pursuit-gif-722.gif
A police cruiser collided head on with a car during a pursuit Monday with the driver of a silver sport utility vehicle, police said.

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<![CDATA[Pursuit Driver Arrested After Garage Standoff]]> Mon, 02 Mar 2015 11:02:57 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/pursuit16.jpg
A driver who was holed up in a garage Monday morning after a San Gabriel Valley chase in which a police cruiser crashed with another vehicle was arrested after a standoff.

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<![CDATA[Body Cam Video Part of Skid Row Shooting Probe]]> Mon, 02 Mar 2015 09:52:27 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/150301-downtown-la-ois-skid-row.jpg
At least one Los Angeles Police Department officer at Sunday's altercation that led to the fatal shooting of a man on Skid Row was wearing a body camera, providing police with another video for review in...

Photo Credit: KNBC/KVEA]]>
<![CDATA["Dangerous Lightning" Warning for SoCal Beaches]]> Mon, 02 Mar 2015 09:51:58 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/192*120/3-2-15-national+weather+service+nws+lightning.JPG
Southern Californians along the coast are being warned to take shelter from "dangerous lightning" if they're on the beach.

Photo Credit: National Weather Service LA ]]>
<![CDATA[PCH Reopens After Sunday Mudslide]]> Mon, 02 Mar 2015 09:58:31 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/caltrans1.jpg
Clear of debris from a weekend mudslide, a short stretch of Pacific Coast Highway connecting Malibu and Ventura County reopened just before 9 a.m. on Monday morning, officials said.

Photo Credit: Courtesy Caltrans District 7]]>
<![CDATA[2nd Victim of Deadly Street Racing Crash ID'd]]> Mon, 02 Mar 2015 08:23:13 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/chastworth+street+racing+crash.JPG
Authorities identified the second street race spectator killed in Chatsworth Thursday when a car hopped a curb and slammed into a crowd.

Photo Credit: Jeff Scharping]]>
<![CDATA[Life Connected: 100-Year-Old "Music Man"]]> Mon, 02 Mar 2015 05:59:26 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/150301-11pm-life-connected_1200x675_406326339995.jpg
At 21 years old, Fred Fox moved to California and joined the Los Angeles Philharmonic. From there, his music would hit the big screen with films like "Titanic" and "Avatar." John Cádiz Klemack has the Life...]]>
<![CDATA[Storm Brings Showers, More Mountain Snow]]> Mon, 02 Mar 2015 07:21:25 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/03-02-2015-storm-cloud-santa-monica.JPG
A flash flood warning was issued for parts of Orange County early Monday after a weekend of winter storms that drenched the region and brought snow to mountain communities.

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<![CDATA[One Killed in Santa Ana Bar Scuffle Shooting]]> Mon, 02 Mar 2015 06:38:54 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/ocrest.PNG
Patrons helped capture two people in a fatal shooting early Monday morning after a bar scuffle in a Santa Ana restaurant, according to police.]]>
<![CDATA[Amtrak Train Crashes With Vehicle in Camarillo]]> Sun, 01 Mar 2015 21:20:54 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/amtrak-generic-1.jpg
An Amtrak train carrying 78 passengers crashed with a vehicle in Camarillo on Sunday, but no major injuries were reported, officials said.]]>
<![CDATA[Lakers Stormed by Thunder]]> Sun, 01 Mar 2015 20:42:26 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Lakers-Thunder-3-1-15.jpg
The Los Angeles Lakers and Oklahoma City Thunder met on Sunday without any of the regular marquee stars healthy for either team.

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<![CDATA[Man Dies in Attempted Carjacking]]> Sun, 01 Mar 2015 21:32:07 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/150301-san-bernadino-fatal-carjacking.jpg
A man died in an attempted carjacking Sunday at a gas station in San Bernardino, said police, who were searching the area for two attempted thieves.

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<![CDATA[Escaped Inmate Found Hiding in Hot Tub]]> Sun, 01 Mar 2015 21:47:15 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/150301-escaped-inmate-search-lomita.jpg
An inmate who escaped into a Southern California nighborhood was found hiding in a hot tub and taken into custody, officials said.

Photo Credit: KNBC]]>
<![CDATA[Storm Brings Heavy Downpours, Hail, Snow to SoCal]]> Mon, 02 Mar 2015 00:06:21 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/lightning-gif-small.gif
A day of blustery and spotty weather - with some areas sunny and others soaked - ended with strong thunderstorms bearing down on parts of Southern California.

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<![CDATA[Police Seek Driver in Santa Ana Hit-And-Run]]> Sun, 01 Mar 2015 13:38:41 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/198*120/03-01-15+Santa+Ana+Hit+and+Run.JPG
A boy remains in critical condition Sunday, a day after he was struck by a driver in a hit-and-run collision in Santa Ana, authorities said.

Photo Credit: Courtesy Santa Ana Police Department]]>
<![CDATA[Video: Police Shoot, Kill Man on Skid Row]]> Mon, 02 Mar 2015 08:35:44 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/150301-downtown-la-ois-skid-row.jpg
Los Angeles police officers shot and killed a man on Skid Row on Sunday while he allegedly struggled with them for control of one of the officers' guns, officials said.

Photo Credit: KNBC/KVEA]]>
<![CDATA[Navy Settles Dispute Over Native American Remains]]> Sun, 01 Mar 2015 13:56:33 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/236*120/death+certificate+san+nicolas+island.JPG
The Navy is turning over hundreds of human remains to a California Indian tribe after determining that the band has a historical connection to one of the Channel Islands.

Photo Credit: Courtesy Santa Barbara Mission Archive-Library]]>
<![CDATA[4-Alarm Restaurant Fire Near OC University]]> Sun, 01 Mar 2015 21:32:57 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Fullerton-Fire.jpg
A four-alarm blaze is burning near a state college in Orange County Sunday morning.

Photo Credit: Courtesy @trainercooper]]>
<![CDATA[Mudslide Closes PCH in Ventura County]]> Sun, 01 Mar 2015 21:52:11 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/160*120/pch+turnaround.jpg
A mudslide shut down part of Pacific Coast Highway in Ventura County -- the only major damage associated with a winter storm

Photo Credit: Jane Yamamoto]]>
<![CDATA[Fire Breaks Out at Disneyland]]> Sun, 01 Mar 2015 15:42:17 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/150228-disneyland-fire.jpg
A fire broke out at Disneyland in Anaheim on Saturday night, but was quickly extinguished, a spokeswoman for the theme park said.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Cavin Hawkins]]>
<![CDATA[PHOTOS: Restaurant Burns Across From CSU Fullerton]]> Sun, 01 Mar 2015 15:53:30 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Fullerton-Fire.jpg
Viewers Kirsten and Scott J. Cooper sent these photos of firefighters battling a blaze at a restaurant in the 2700 block of East Nutwood Avenue, across the street from the campus of California State College...

Photo Credit: Courtesy @trainercooper]]>
<![CDATA[Suspect in Deadly Street Race Surrenders]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 21:48:15 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/knbc-henry-michael-gevorgyan-chatsworth-street-race.jpg
A man suspected of being behind the wheel of a Ford Mustang that crashed during a street race in Chatsworth, killing two spectators, surrendered to police Saturday night, officials said.]]>
<![CDATA[Cafecito: Paul Rodriguez on Skateboarding]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 23:10:01 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/cafecito-paul-rodriguez-skateboarder-p-rod.jpg
Professional skateboarder and all-around cool guy Paul Rodriguez III met with Cafecito at his private training warehouse in Canoga Park to talk about his early success, the influence Latinos have on the...

Photo Credit: KNBC / Cafecito]]>
<![CDATA[Man in Custody After Pursuit Ends in South LA]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 17:53:00 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/150228-pursuit-south-la.jpg
A man was taken into custody in connection with a police pursuit that ended in a South Los Angeles neighborhood Saturday.

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<![CDATA[Police Stakeout Nets Three Suspected Drug Dealers]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 19:22:33 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/knbc-simi-valley-alleged-drug-dealers-arrested.jpg
Police officers on a stakeout arrested two Ventura County men suspected of selling methamphetamine, officials said Saturday. A third man was arrested for allegedly being in possession of the drug.

Photo Credit: Simi Valley Police Department]]>
<![CDATA[Girl Scouts Hold Samoa Cookie Scavenger Hunt]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 14:32:56 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/163*120/samoa.jpg
Golden tickets granting a delectable prize are secreted in 15 Girl Scout cookie boxes across the Los Angeles area Saturday -- as if cookie lovers needed another reason to buy them.

Photo Credit: File photo]]>
<![CDATA[Driver Sought in Fatal NoHo Hit-And-Run]]> Sun, 01 Mar 2015 10:47:25 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/218*120/02-28-15+Hit+and+Run+North+Hollywood.JPG
A woman was struck and killed by a pickup truck while crossing a street in a hit-and-run collision in Los Angeles on Friday night, police said.

Photo Credit: David Gregory]]>
<![CDATA[PHOTOS: Late Winter Storm Rolls into SoCal]]> Mon, 02 Mar 2015 08:35:14 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/lightning-gif.gif
Sustained periods of rain with possible thunderstorms are in the forecast, along with up to a foot of snow at high elevations.

Photo Credit: KNBC-TV]]>
<![CDATA[Chance of T-Storms in Rainy, Snowy Winter Storm]]> Sun, 01 Mar 2015 00:21:34 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/lafile-dtla-clouds.gif
This weekend will be mostly overcast and rainy as the bulk of a storm was expected to move in from the Pacific Northwest Saturday afternoon and stick around SoCal for the weekend.

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<![CDATA[Deputies Find Child Molestation Suspect in Hiding]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 08:33:54 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/antelmo-serano-suspected-child-molestation.jpg
A man suspected of molesting children was caught hiding out in a trailer in Riverside County Friday night, authorities said.

Photo Credit: Courtesy Riverside County Sheriff's Department]]>
<![CDATA[Brother's Surprise Reunion With Hero Soldier Sibling]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 07:53:28 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/170*120/2-28-2015-HeroReunion.JPG
A brother enjoyed a dream reunion with his soldier sibling as he picked up a commendation on his behalf Friday.]]>
<![CDATA[Five Injured in When Car Crashes Into Uber SUV]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 12:30:21 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/215*120/Uber+SUV+crash+LA.JPG
Two people were critically injured and another pair seriously hurt after a two car crash in Los Angeles Saturday.

Photo Credit: OnScene.tv]]>
<![CDATA[Residents Ready for Heavy Snowfall as Storm Hits]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 12:14:19 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/big-bear-snow-lafile.gif
Preparations were well underway Friday night for this weekend's coming storm.

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<![CDATA[Man Gunned Down Outside Strip Club in Canoga Park]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 04:28:16 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/shooting-generic.jpg
A man was gunned down outside a strip club in Conoga park early Saturday.]]>
<![CDATA[Flasher Exposes Himself to Woman at East LA Park]]> Sun, 01 Mar 2015 14:41:14 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/2-28-2015-EastLAFlasher.jpg
Police are hunting for a man who exposed himself to a woman in an East Los Angeles park.]]>
<![CDATA[210 Freeway Closed After Pedestrian is Hit and Killed]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 02:14:45 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/210*120/siren3.jpg
The westbound 210 Freeway was closed near Azusa overnight after a man was struck and killed while walking in and out of traffic.]]>
<![CDATA[Pedestrian Killed in Hit-and-Run at Crossing]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 01:49:52 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/211*120/2-27-15_Hit-and-Run-North-Hollywood.JPG
Police were searching Friday night for a driver who fled the scene after killed a pedestrian in North Hollywood.]]>
<![CDATA["Cabbage" Cars Might Better Protect Passengers in Push Trains]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 23:48:01 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/tren-descarrilado-metrolink-oxnard-california-2.jpg
Metrolink's use of so-called "push" trains, with the locomotive in the back and passengers in the lead car, is again being questioned in the wake of the Oxnard derailment that injured 30.]]>
<![CDATA[Government Workers Steal $2.4M in Gas: Audit]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 22:01:31 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/215*120/gas15.JPG
Federal workers, including two from Southern California, have illegally purchased more than $2.4 million worth of gasoline since 2010 by using taxpayer-funded government gas cards for their personal vehicles...]]>
<![CDATA[Dog Owners Nervous in Wake of Pet Food Lawsuit]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 17:36:34 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/EllaRemo.JPG
Dog owners are concerned about the safety of their pets' food, after a California man files a lawsuit against one of the world's biggest pet food makers.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Frank Lucido]]>
<![CDATA[Landmark Dims Lights for Leonard Nimoy]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 16:48:34 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Chinese_756077.jpg
It's the ninth time the TCL Chinese Theatre has lowered its lights for a performer.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Pearl-Covered Oscar Gown Believed Found]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 07:15:47 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/lupita-oscars-15.jpg
The missing pearl-covered $150,000 gown worn by Oscar-winning actress Lupita Nyong'o at the Academy Awards has been returned to the West Hollywood hotel from which it was taken, apparently by the thief...]]>
<![CDATA[Runway Changes at LAX May Bring Delays]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 16:24:10 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/airport-runway.jpg
Some changes coming to the runways at LAX may bring delays for travelers and noise for neighbors over the next several years.

Photo Credit: onlinehero, Flickr]]>
<![CDATA["Thin" Pit Bull Mix Missing During Investigation]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 15:35:29 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/187*120/2-27-15-pit+bull+mix+fetlock+way+riverside.JPG
A "thin, but very energetic" dog part that is of a suspected animal cruelty investigation is now missing from her owner's home, and authorities are trying to figure out if she's been stolen, officials said...

Photo Credit: Riverside County Animal Services]]>
<![CDATA[Downey Robbery Suspect Standoff]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 21:50:48 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/MEDINA-_DOWNEY_BARRICADE_WEB_1200x675_405785667534.jpg
A robbery suspect is barricaded inside a Downey home Friday afternoon, in a standoff with police.]]>
<![CDATA[Mudslide-Damaged PCH Fully Reopens]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 15:28:05 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/web_malibu_mudslide_monday_raw_1200x675_365551171749.jpg
A mudslide-damaged stretch of Pacific Coast Highway closed for almost three months reopened Friday, freeing up drivers heading to and from Los Angeles along its northern coast.]]>
<![CDATA[Conference Aims to Promote More Women in Science, Tech]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 22:27:14 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/200*120/02-27-15+Women+in+Tech+Conference.JPG
Hoping to inspire more women to male-dominated fields of science, math and tech, "Wonder Women Tech" kicks off a first-of-its-kind conference in Los Angeles this weekend.

Photo Credit: Bobbie Eng]]>
<![CDATA[Brokaw Confident in Nightly News After Controversy]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 13:44:23 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/tom+brokaw1.JPG
Tom Brokaw, who anchored the NBC Nightly News for more than two decades, expressed confidence in the program and counseled restraint in speculating over the Brian Williams controversy.

Photo Credit: File photo]]>