<![CDATA[NBC Southern California - Southern California News]]>Copyright 2016http://www.nbclosangeles.com/news/local http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC4_40x125.png NBC Southern California http://www.nbclosangeles.comen-usTue, 30 Aug 2016 12:04:49 -0700Tue, 30 Aug 2016 12:04:49 -0700NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[LAPD Conducting Investigation at Chris Brown's Home]]> Tue, 30 Aug 2016 09:38:22 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/ChrisBrown-AP_794273932217.jpg
Los Angeles police are conducting an investigation at the San Fernando Valley mansion of Chris Brown after a report of a woman asking for help near the residence of the R&B singer.

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<![CDATA[Farrell's Ice Cream Hosts a Yard Sale]]> Tue, 30 Aug 2016 08:30:54 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/farrellsyardsale.jpg
Shop for Victorian-style fixtures and more, in Buena Park.

Photo Credit: Farrell's Ice Cream Parlour]]>
<![CDATA[Over 700 LA County-USC Patients Affected in Privacy Breach]]> Tue, 30 Aug 2016 07:11:19 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/222*120/Blue+Photo+Background.jpg
Over 700 LA County-USC Medical Center patients' personal information was compromised after an employee's vehicle was broken into, county health officials said Monday.]]>
<![CDATA[85 BB Gun-Related Vandalism Incidents Reported in Fullerton]]> Tue, 30 Aug 2016 06:48:46 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/knbc-bb-gun-vandalism-fullerton.jpg
Fullerton police say they've received about 85 reports of vandalism involving a BB gun or a pellet gun since the beginning of summer.

Photo Credit: Fullerton Police Department]]>
<![CDATA[Hit-and-Run Driver Shears Hydrant in Montecito Heights]]> Tue, 30 Aug 2016 06:47:39 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/hydrant-crash083016.PNG
A geyser reached upwards of 200 feet in the air and flooded streets in Montecito Heights after a hit-and-run driver struck and sheared a hydrant early Tuesday morning.

Photo Credit: Loudlabs]]>
<![CDATA[Shooting Victim Found Dead in Reseda Driveway]]> Tue, 30 Aug 2016 06:13:04 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/reseda-homicide-083016.PNG
Authorities discovered a man shot dead early Tuesday morning in Reseda, police said.

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<![CDATA[Fans Pay Tribute to Juan Gabriel's Legacy]]> Tue, 30 Aug 2016 00:31:28 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/juan-gabriel.PNG
Fans remember iconic Mexican singer Juan Gabriel's unique legacy and passion. John Cádiz Klemack reports for the NBC4 News on Monday, Aug. 29, 2016.]]>
<![CDATA[Scooter Stolen From Woman With Nerve Disease]]> Tue, 30 Aug 2016 00:09:20 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/stolen-scooter-083016.PNG
Loved ones rallied around a Santa Monica woman with a debilitating disease Monday after her motorized scooter that was purchased with donations just two weeks ago was stolen overnight.

Photo Credit: KNBC-TV]]>
<![CDATA[Sherman Oaks Homeowner Says Open House Targeted in Robbery]]> Tue, 30 Aug 2016 01:27:45 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/200*120/160829-open-house-thieves.JPG
A Sherman Oaks family said thieves infiltrated their home and stole more than $100,000 worth of jewelry and electronics by sneaking in during an open house.

Photo Credit: KNBC-TV]]>
<![CDATA[Dodgers Offense Goes Cold in Lopsided Loss to Rockies]]> Mon, 29 Aug 2016 21:47:08 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/203*120/Kenta+Maeda+Coors+Field.png
Nick Hundley hit a two-run homer and the Rockies only piled on from there as Colorado crushed the Los Angeles Dodgers 8-1 on Monday night at Coors Field.

Photo Credit: Dustin Bradford/Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Man Who Raped Young Relative Sentenced to 106 Years: DA]]> Tue, 30 Aug 2016 07:15:30 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/222*120/mario-hernandez-rape-sentence.jpg
A man convicted of sexually assaulting a young relative for seven years was sentenced to 106 years to life in a state prison Friday, according to the San Bernardino District Attorney's Office.

Photo Credit: San Bernardino County District Attorney]]>
<![CDATA[Equestrian Silver Medalist Competes in Long Beach]]> Mon, 29 Aug 2016 19:08:44 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Equestrian_Silver_Medalist_Competes_in_Long_Beach_1200x675_754017347563.jpg
The Equestrian Masters begin next month at the Long Beach Convention Center. Mario Solis reports for the NBC4 News on Monday, Aug. 29, 2016.]]>
<![CDATA[Special Needs Student Found Abandoned in School Bus]]> Tue, 30 Aug 2016 07:12:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/school-bus-generic2.jpg
A school bus driver was placed on administrative leave after a special needs student was found abandoned for about an hour in the back of a bus, the Apple Valley Unified School District said Monday.

Photo Credit: NBC 5 News]]>
<![CDATA[BB Gun Bandit Damages Windows]]> Mon, 29 Aug 2016 18:55:47 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/210*120/bb-gun-bandit.PNG
A BB gun bandit who has broken windows more than 80 times in Fullerton is on the run. Lolita Lopez reports for the NBC4 News at 5 on Monday, Aug. 29, 2016.]]>
<![CDATA[Iconic Newsman Bob Long Dies]]> Mon, 29 Aug 2016 18:49:57 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Iconic_Newsman_Bob_Long_Dies_1200x675_754001475848.jpg
A sad day in the TV news business and especially at NBC4 as legendary newsman Bob Long passes away Monday, Aug. 29, 2016.]]>
<![CDATA[Bolsa Chica Wetlands Fund Running Dry]]> Mon, 29 Aug 2016 17:56:34 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/832117488d7a48079033e7dae3c69473.JPG.jpg
Money is running out to keep the seawater flowing into the Orange County's Bolsa Chica Ecological Preserve.

Photo Credit: Bob Zenor]]>
<![CDATA['Cards for Kids' Program Helps Patients and Hospital]]> Mon, 29 Aug 2016 15:29:02 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Cards+for+Kids+081516.jpg
NBC 5 profiled the organization that takes patient artwork at Cook Children's Medical Center and turns it into cards sold online and in the hospital's gift shop.

Photo Credit: NBC 5 News]]>
<![CDATA[Accused LAX Butterfly Smuggler Sentenced]]> Mon, 29 Aug 2016 19:30:28 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/160*160/105541963910915577590161887377305n.jpg
An Irvine native who arrived at Los Angeles International Airport with more than 1,000 dried insects in his luggage -- including 150 endangered butterflies -- was fined $500 Monday and sentenced to a year's...

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<![CDATA[Southern California Images in the News]]> Mon, 29 Aug 2016 13:44:06 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/160828-lax-airport-scare.JPG
Southern California images in the news during 2016.

Photo Credit: KNBC-TV]]>
<![CDATA[Source of False Alarm at LAX Remains a Mystery]]> Mon, 29 Aug 2016 13:02:19 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/172*120/AP_16242215834329.jpg
Investigators are attempting to determine what prompted the first of several emergency calls Sunday night that falsely reported a gunman at Los Angeles International Airport.

Photo Credit: AP]]>
<![CDATA[New at Disneyland: 'Frightfully Fun Parade']]> Tue, 30 Aug 2016 07:10:13 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/BallroomDancers1280dl.jpg
The special spooky procession will be seen during Mickey's Halloween Party.

Photo Credit: Disneyland]]>
<![CDATA[Homicide, Arson Investigators Probe Cause of Deadly Fire]]> Mon, 29 Aug 2016 19:24:40 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/8-29-16-Suspicious_Fire.JPG
Up to five bodies may have been found Monday after a fire was doused in a Temecula home, prompting an investigation by Riverside County arson and homicide detectives, investigators said.]]>
<![CDATA[Feds Charge Dozens of Southern California Postal Workers]]> Mon, 29 Aug 2016 12:34:34 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/mailman2.jpg
Federal prosecutors in Southern California have charged dozens of postal workers and others with theft, fraud and other crimes — including a mail carrier who allegedly hoarded 48,000 pieces of mail.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Sunset & Dine Fundraiser]]> Mon, 29 Aug 2016 16:48:44 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/sunsetdineHero_CiabattaBar_309089.jpg
Sup upon bites from local eateries and support community-nice programs.

Photo Credit: Sunset & Dine]]>
<![CDATA[Farewell to Hop Louie's]]> Mon, 29 Aug 2016 13:59:32 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/charlesphxhoplouie.jpg
The iconic Chinatown restaurant is shuttering, and history-loving entertainer Charles Phoenix is saying goodbye.

Photo Credit: Charles Phoenix]]>
<![CDATA[False Gunfire Report Leads to LAX Evacuations]]> Mon, 29 Aug 2016 10:33:40 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/172*120/AP_16242215834329.jpg
A false report of gunfire led to evacuations and a ground stop Sunday Aug. 28, 2016 at Los Angeles International Airport.

Photo Credit: AP]]>
<![CDATA[Man in Zorro Costume Detained Ahead of LAX Chaos]]> Mon, 29 Aug 2016 09:45:52 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/202*120/08-29-2016-ZORRo-lax-1.JPG
A man dressed as the character Zorro and carrying what turned out to be a plastic sword was briefly detained before a night of evacuations, flight delays and chaos at Los Angeles International Airport.

Photo Credit: Sam Macon
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<![CDATA[Fans Mourn Mexican Singer Juan Gabriel]]> Mon, 29 Aug 2016 11:34:12 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/178*120/AP_16241774825971.jpg
Fans in Mexico, Los Angeles and elsewhere mourned Mexican singer Juan Gabriel after learning of the iconic entertainer's death Sunday Aug. 28, 2016.

Photo Credit: AP]]>
<![CDATA[Two Fatally Shot in Pacoima]]> Mon, 29 Aug 2016 07:13:42 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/216*120/08-29-2016-suv-pacoima-shooting.JPG
Two people were shot and killed late Sunday in the San Fernando Valley. Rick Montanez reports for Today in LA on Monday Aug. 29, 2016.

Photo Credit: KNBC-TV]]>
<![CDATA[Mourners Remember Juan Gabriel]]> Mon, 29 Aug 2016 07:01:43 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/215*120/08-29-2016-juan-gabriel-mourners-1.JPG
Fans of iconic Mexican singer Juan Gabriel, known as "El Divo de Juarez," leave flowers, cards and other items at memorials for the beloved entertainer. Annette Arreola reports for Today in LA on Monday]]>
<![CDATA[Softball Foundation Creates 'Field of Dreams' in South LA]]> Mon, 29 Aug 2016 00:21:04 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/160828-life-connected-oly-softball.JPG
Two-time Olympic softball medalist Natasha Watley's foundation brings softball to South Los Angeles, creating a "field of dreams" for dozens of girls living in the under served community.

Photo Credit: KNBC-TV ]]>
<![CDATA[Lt. Gov. Newsom on Guns and Ammo]]> Sun, 28 Aug 2016 18:43:06 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/News_Conference_Gavin_Newsom_on_Legalizing_Marijuana_Global_Warming_More_1200x675_753146435738.jpg
Lt. Gov. Newsom talks Prop 63, a gun and ammunition control initiative on California’s November ballot.]]>
<![CDATA[Dodgers Catch a break in Win Over Cubs]]> Sun, 28 Aug 2016 17:43:30 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/216*120/Screen+Shot+2016-08-28+at+4.20.19+PM.png
Adrian Gonzalez broke a scoreless tie with an RBI fielder's choice that proved to be the difference in the game as the Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the Chicago Cubs, 1-0, in the rubber match on Sunday afternoon...

Photo Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea/Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Car Flies Over House Near Santa Monica Stairs]]> Mon, 29 Aug 2016 06:20:36 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/1-caroverhome-082816.jpg


Photo Credit: Sasa Watt]]>
<![CDATA[Dodgers Place Yasiel Puig on Waivers]]> Sun, 28 Aug 2016 15:09:37 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/199*120/Puig+OKC.png
According to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, the Los Angeles Dodgers have placed outfielder Yasiel Puig on waivers, enabling the team to trade him if they desire.

Photo Credit: Tony Capobianco]]>
<![CDATA[Tavon Austin's Extension Makes LA Rams Better]]> Sun, 28 Aug 2016 13:55:13 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/LA+Rams+Tavon+Austin.png
The Los Angeles Rams signed receiver Tavon Austin to a four-year, $42 million contract extension on Saturday.

Photo Credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Teacher Sentenced After Affair With 15-Year-Old Student]]> Sun, 28 Aug 2016 14:27:32 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/teacher-arrested-eileen-diebolt.jpg
A former Orange County high school teacher who had a long affair with a 15-year-old student has been sentenced to six months in jail.]]>
<![CDATA[Teen Shot, Killed After Church Parking Lot Fight]]> Sun, 28 Aug 2016 17:28:08 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/222*120/teen-shot-riverside-church.jpg
An 18-year-old was shot and killed during a physical altercation in a church parking lot Sunday in Riverside, authorities said.

Photo Credit: Family of Luis Quintanar]]>
<![CDATA[Rams Fall 17-9 to Broncos]]> Sun, 28 Aug 2016 04:28:16 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/200*120/04-29-2016-rams-helmet-generic-1.jpg
The Los Angeles Rams suffered their first defeat of the preseason in a 17-9 loss to the Denver Broncos

Photo Credit: Getty]]>
<![CDATA[Family Displaced in Fullerton Apartment Fire]]> Sun, 28 Aug 2016 17:52:10 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/fullerton-fire-sunday.PNG
A firefighter fell from a ladder while battling a blaze in Fullerton Saturday morning and had to be taken to the hospital, officials said.

Photo Credit: Southern Counties News]]>