<![CDATA[NBC Southern California - Southern California News]]> Copyright 2014 http://www.nbclosangeles.com/news/local http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC4_40x125.png NBC Southern California http://www.nbclosangeles.com en-us Wed, 01 Oct 2014 05:35:50 -0700 Wed, 01 Oct 2014 05:35:50 -0700 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[More Veterans Cite Difficulty Transitioning to Civilian Life]]> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 03:00:44 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/140929-veterains-affairs-va-town-hall-west-la.jpg
A U.S. Marine who has been locked up in Mexico for six months will undergo a mental evaluation that will be reviewed by the judge in the case later this week.]]>
<![CDATA[Dodgers' Kemp Named NL Player of the Month for September]]> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 03:28:21 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/180*120/matt+kemp+photo+.jpg
If you're going to end the season on a good note, winning the NL Player of the Month Award is not a bad way to do it.

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<![CDATA[101 Fwy Reopens After Bomb Squad Investigation ]]> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 02:27:01 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/140930-bomb-squad-robot-101-freeway.jpg
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<![CDATA[Councilman in Meth Case Speaks]]> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 05:24:58 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/215*120/perriscitycouncilman.JPG
A Perris, California, city councilman is facing five methamphetamine-related charges after he summoned police to a hotel to report a stolen iPad. The Riverside County District Attorney's Office...

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<![CDATA[Graphic Details Revealed in Mistaken ID Shooting ]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 18:04:56 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/212*120/johnwinklercrop1.jpg
The family of an innocent man who was mistakenly shot and killed by Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies is trying to make sense of his death, they said in a statement Friday. Deputies on Monday were responding]]>
<![CDATA[Covina Officer Who Died in Crash ID'd]]> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 04:18:56 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/140930-convina-police-officer-motorcycle-crash.jpg
The Covina motorcycle officer who died after a crash on Tuesday was identified as 28-year-old Jordan Corder, the son of a retired Covina police officer, police said.]]>
<![CDATA[FBI, Local Law Enforcement Seek "AK-47 Bandit" ]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 22:17:34 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/file-ak-47-bandit-ak47.jpg
California will become the first state that allows family members to ask a judge to remove firearms from a relative who appears to pose a threat, under legislation Gov. Jerry Brown said Tuesday he had signed.

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<![CDATA[No Arrests in Fatal Shooting of Bell Gardens Mayor]]> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 04:02:53 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/file-bell-gardens-mayor-daniel-crespo-wife-lyvette.jpg
Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps was arrested and charged with DUI and other charges early Tuesday morning, News4 has confirmed. Phelps was driving 84 mph inside the Fort McHenry Tunnel on Interstate 95...

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<![CDATA[Shoppers Split On Plastic Bag Ban]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:08:14 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/CA-PLASTIC-BAG-BAN-VO---00002727.jpg
The first case of the Ebola virus diagnosed in the United States has been confirmed in Dallas, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed Tuesday. A spokesperson for Texas Health...]]>
<![CDATA[Three Arrested After Reported Temescal High Shooting Threat]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 13:47:03 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/09-29-14_Temescal-High-Threat.JPG
University of California President Janet Napolitano is responding to concerns raised by gay and transgender students and staff by directing the system's 10 campuses to create more gender-neutral restrooms and to...

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<![CDATA[SoCal Schools Receive Prestigious Award]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 23:47:41 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/09-30-14_Compton+Blue+Ribbon+Award.jpg
A look at the bills signed and vetoed by Gov. Jerry Brown in September 2014

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<![CDATA[AEG Asks For More Time to Lure NFL Team to LA]]> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 02:42:52 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/FARMERS+FIELD+-+INTERIOR+-+VIEW+OF+SEATING+BOWL.jpg
Three people in Orange County died as a result of drowning over the weekend, during a weekend in which OC authorities said they received more drowning calls than ever.

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<![CDATA["Critical Fire Weather Conditions" Later This Week]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 08:49:58 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/heat+generic+sept+2014_6.jpg
Scientists worked with the Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach to put together a demonstration aimed at teaching the principles of how extreme weather around the globe finds its roots right here...]]>
<![CDATA[Two Adults, One Teen Drown in OC Over Weekend]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 07:34:03 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/0923-2014-Pool.jpg
An elderly woman drowned in an apartment complex swimming pool in Anaheim Friday night, police said.

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<![CDATA[CHP Officer Injured in Freeway Crash]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 08:20:40 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/chp-generic-pursuit-1.jpg
A California Highway Patrol officer was hospitalized Tuesday morning after a crash involving several vehicles in the Seal Beach area.]]>
<![CDATA[Officer Struck by Patrol Vehicle During Chase]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 07:56:38 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/212*120/09-30-2014-officer-crash-patrol-vehicle-san-gabriel.jpg
A mother accused of stabbing her three young children to death in May pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity Monday.

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<![CDATA[Human Remains Found at Recycling Center]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 23:44:43 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/212*120/bodyfoundplant.jpg
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<![CDATA[Fire Breaks Out at Industrial Building in NoHo]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 06:16:54 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/140929-north-hollywood-industrial-fire.jpg


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<![CDATA[Boat Capsizes Off Dockweiler Beach Coast]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 00:33:56 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/140929-dockweiler-beach-capsized-boat.jpg
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<![CDATA[Veterans Challenge VA to Restore their Trust]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 22:22:56 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/140929-veterains-affairs-va-town-hall-west-la.jpg
Veterans raised a litany of issues at a town hall Monday held in the Brentwood Theater on the VA's West LA campus. The new Secretary of Veterans Affairs, Robert McDonald, has called for town halls across...]]>
<![CDATA[Miramonte Case Moves Forward]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 21:06:24 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/NBC_11P_PKG_KLEMACK_MIRAMONTE_HEARING_NBC_STD_1200x675_243784771587.jpg
A chronological list of events connected to the child abuse scandal that has rocked Miramonte Elementary school in Florence.]]>
<![CDATA[$45K Ed Sullivan Statue Stolen From NoHo Exhibit]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 06:40:48 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/file-ed-sullivan-statue-stolen-atas.jpg
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<![CDATA[Study Refutes "Tiger Mom" Parenting]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:55:02 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/209*120/tigermom.JPG
A new study out of the University of California Riverside found that parents should balance their high expectations with an effective measure of love and support.

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<![CDATA[Edible Queen Mary: Peek at a Ship-Shaped Cake]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 19:06:05 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/boatcakequeenmary1.jpg
The celebratory confection tipped in at almost a quarter ton.

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<![CDATA[SoCal Mayor in Rent Dispute with Ex-Landlord]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 05:44:36 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/216*120/09-29-14_Hawthorne+Mayor+Chris+Brown.JPG
The mayor of Hawthorne could be forced to pay upwards of $11,000 in a landlord-tenant dispute over a condominium he claims was plagued with problems and infested with roaches, according to a Superior Court judge...]]>
<![CDATA[Woman Claims Insurance Company "Sold Her Out"]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 21:15:33 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/215*120/insurance1.JPG
What was supposed to be a kitchen upgrade turned into a kitchen nightmare for a Rancho Cucamonga man whose faulty dishwasher cost him about $10,000 in repairs.]]>
<![CDATA[Mom Pleads Not Guilty in Daughters' Deaths]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 10:29:19 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/160*160/coronado1.jpg
An American Airlines plane heading to Baltimore has made an emergency landing at DFW International Airport, after circling over North Texas for nearly two hours. Shortly after takeoff, one of the plane's...

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<![CDATA[Man Arrested in Home Depot Pepper Spray Incident]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 19:35:27 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/140929-home-depot-evacuated-pepper-spreay.jpg
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<![CDATA[CA Lawmakers Pass "Yes Means Yes"]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 19:23:08 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/AP254939745717.jpg
College students have heard a similar refrain for years in campaigns to stop sexual assault: No means no. Now, as universities around the country that are facing pressure over the handling of rape...

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<![CDATA[SoCal Caught-on-Camera Crime]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 13:49:15 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/232*120/SoCalSurveilGallery1.PNG
A collection of images reveal caught-on-camera crimes across Southern California.]]>
<![CDATA[Red Flag Warning System Unveiled in Inland Empire]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 21:58:12 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/09-29-14_red-flag-warning.jpg
Traffic was snarled Monday as crews continued to work on water main breaks in West Hollywood and Holmby Hills.

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<![CDATA[NY Fire Captain Charged With Molesting Two Boys in LA]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 21:49:11 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/fdny+captain+arrest.jpg
An argument between two men in front of a Chuck E. Cheese’s restaurant in Pico Rivera on Sunday night escalated to a shooting, police said. No one was hurt.

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<![CDATA[Temescal Canyon HS Open as Police Investigate Threats]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 17:21:29 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/222*120/breaking+news+la+generic.jpg
An argument between two men in front of a Chuck E. Cheese’s restaurant in Pico Rivera on Sunday night escalated to a shooting, police said. No one was hurt.]]>
<![CDATA[Water Main Breaks Snarl Traffic on Sunset Blvd]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 21:52:18 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/09_29_14__holmby-hills-water-main.jpg
A water main burst in West Hollywood, flooding part of Santa Monica Boulevard.]]>
<![CDATA[Shooting at Chuck E. Cheese's]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 13:17:03 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/09-29-2014+chuck+cheese+shooting+%283%29.jpg
Families take cover after hearing the sound of gunfire Sunday Sept. 28, 2014 outside a Chuck E. Cheese's restaurant.

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<![CDATA[Gunman Pistol-Whips TGI Fridays Employee]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 21:14:09 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/212*120/tgifridays-1.jpg
An argument between two men in front of a Chuck E. Cheese’s restaurant in Pico Rivera on Sunday night escalated to a shooting, police said. No one was hurt.]]>
<![CDATA[Gunfire Shatters Windows at Chuck E. Cheese's]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 00:23:51 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/140928-chuck-e-cheese-shooting-pico-rivera.jpg
A skydiving instructor and a student are dead after a skydiving accident on Cape Cod, officials have confirmed. According to police in Barnstable, Massachusetts, the victims landed on a garage across the street...]]>
<![CDATA[Dodgers Get Cards in NLDS, Have Chance at Revenge]]> Sun, 28 Sep 2014 21:15:41 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/163*120/celeb+copy.jpg
The Dodgers and Cardinals have started a pretty entertaining rivalry the last two seasons, and it will continue in this year's playoffs.

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<![CDATA["Burbank Angels" Remembered a Year Later]]> Sun, 28 Sep 2014 23:37:29 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/01-crashvictimslede.jpg
Family and friends gathered Sunday to mark one year since a fiery drunken-driving crash claimed the lives of five Burbank youths.]]>
<![CDATA[ Deer Goes For A Dip in Encino Pool]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 06:34:42 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/09_28_14__deer-encino-pool.jpg
A surveillance camera captured the moment when the father of a 5-year-old boy, who was later found with cocaine in his system, was arrested at a Southern California gas station moments before investigators said...

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<![CDATA[Suspected Drunk Driver Rear-Ends J.Lo, Leah Remini]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 11:36:25 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/117542558.jpg
Savannah Guthrie was back on "Today" Monday with a very special guest: Her 1-month-old daughter, Vale Guthrie Feldman.

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<![CDATA[Father of Boy Who Tested Positive for Cocaine Arrested]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 05:16:25 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/09_28_14__Sylmar-Moorpark-Cocaine-Drugs-Cuevas.jpg
Police in suburban Philadelphia say they've arrested a woman who allegedly arranged and watched a fight between her teenage daughter and a schoolmate. Upper Darby Police Superintendent Michael Chitwood said the...

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<![CDATA[Man Turns Gun on Self After Possible "Accidental" Discharge]]> Sun, 28 Sep 2014 09:06:32 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/09_28_14__willowbrook-accidental-shooting.jpg
A man accused of breaking into the home of a Venice woman and forcing her to escape to the roof has been charged with first-degree burglary.

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