<![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-usWed, 16 Aug 2017 12:52:54 -0700Wed, 16 Aug 2017 12:52:54 -0700NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Stay at Elvis' Beverly Hills Honeymoon Home for $2,950]]> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 12:51:02 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/knbc-elvis-presley-beverly-hills-home-for-rent-tn.jpg
The owner of Elvis Presley's honeymoon home in Beverly Hills is welcoming guests to stay the night — or four — for a mere $2,950 a night.

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<![CDATA[LA OKs Rule Aimed at Closing Women's Wage Gap]]> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 12:39:07 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Los+Angeles+City+Hall+%5Bgenericsla%5D.jpg
The Los Angeles City Council voted Wednesday to bar city departments from asking for the salary history of job seekers in a move aimed at closing the wage gap for female workers.

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<![CDATA[Eclipse Viewing Parties Around Southern California]]> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 12:33:21 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-81946133.jpg
On Monday, the first total solar eclipse across the United States in nearly 40 years will cast partial darkness over Southern California in a celestial event for the ages. Several locations, including the...

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<![CDATA[Remembering Elvis Presley, 40 Years After the King's Death]]> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 09:58:11 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/AP759040007056.jpg
Known as "the King" to all, Elvis Presley made his mark on pop culture when he swung his hips, curled his lips and charmed a crowd with his rock n' roll tunes.

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<![CDATA[Celebrating Griffith Park, LA's Wilderness Jewel]]> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 05:47:50 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/170*120/GettyImages-152488743.jpg
Griffith Park has provided a wilderness retreat in the hills above Los Angeles for more than 120 years.

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<![CDATA[Puppy Ambassadors: London West Hollywood Debut]]> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 12:30:21 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/weholondon1234-3753F.jpg
Meet Winston and Churchill, the newest additions to the hotel's team.

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<![CDATA[Metro Tests a New Security Screening System at Union Station]]> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 12:21:58 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/metro+new+security.jpg
The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority teamed up with the Transportation Security Administration and Evolv Technology to test a new weapon screening system Wednesday at Union Station.

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<![CDATA[Fab Flair: Queen Mary Art Deco Weekend]]> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 09:30:15 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/QM_artDeco123.jpg
The big boat's famous style? That's the star of the event-packed gathering.

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<![CDATA[Pick Your Own Romas: Underwood Fun]]> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 09:33:57 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/romatomatoes293232.jpg
Stock up on tomato bliss over the first Saturday and Sunday in September.

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<![CDATA[Hollywood Forever Cemetery Removes Confederate Monument]]> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 12:22:50 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/239*120/08-16-2017-confederate-monument-hollywood-forever-2.JPG
Following the events and the aftermath of the violent Charlottesville protests, Hollywood Forever Cemetery removed a 6-foot monument of Confederate war veterans from the Pacific region.

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<![CDATA[Car Thief Who Used Fake Police Badge Caught]]> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 01:40:09 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/faux+police+badge.jpg
A homeless man chased and tackled a carjacker who posed as an officer until officials were able to arrest the thief in Bell Gardens.

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<![CDATA[Dodgers Record 37th Comeback Victory]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 23:27:58 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/197*120/Alex+Wood+against+White+Sox+.png
Alex Wood started the game with a mistake, but his teammates had his back as the Los Angeles Dodgers rallied with five runs in the bottom of the eighth to beat the Chicago White Sox, 6-1, on Tuesday night...

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<![CDATA[LAPD Arranges Memorable Day for Young Boy Who Was Attacked]]> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 07:18:10 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/215*120/170815-australia-boy-battered.JPG
Imagine walking down the street and out of the blue you're punched in the face by a homeless man. That's what happened to 11 year old Nicholas, but what happened next has made him love Los Angeles even more.

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<![CDATA[LA Cyber Lab: New Program to Tackle Cyber Threats]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 19:09:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/la+cyber+lab.JPG
Mayor Eric Garcetti announced on Tuesday an unprecedented initiative to freely share information about cybersecurity threats with businesses in the city.

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<![CDATA[Women's Tackle Football Team Wants NFL to Notice Them]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 19:19:33 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/170815-carson-bobcats.JPG
While the Rams and Chargers fight for LA, there's another professional team trying to find their own way: the Carson Bobcats.

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<![CDATA[Solar Eclipse: Local Shop Supplies Sky Gazers]]> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 03:40:30 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/eclipse+glasses+photo.JPG
The big solar eclipse happening over North America is only days away, and one local business is getting in on the action and helping sky gazers take in the big event.

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<![CDATA[Wave Street Inn: New in Monterey]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 21:29:41 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Wave+Street+Inn-2.jpg
Doing the Monterey Bay Coastal Recreation Trail? There's a fresh stay near Cannery Row.

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<![CDATA[Millennial Nuns Fuel Their Faith in Los Angeles]]> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 03:23:46 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/8-5-17-millennial-nuns.JPG
Bucking the trend, some millennials are seeking a nun's life and an Order in Duarte is attracting eager, college-educated women.

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<![CDATA[Chilling Video Shows Woman Fight Off Sex Predator ]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 23:54:55 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/van-nuys-sexu-assault-sketch--video.jpg
Police Tuesday released video and a sketch of a man who sexually assaulted a woman in Van Nuys while cars rolled by and pedestrians walked past and did nothing.

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<![CDATA[Free: JANM Natsumatsuri Family Festival]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 17:55:39 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/NatsumatsuriShoji1DSC_5251-horz.jpg
A Taiko workshop is one highlight of the kid-sweet, activities-aplenty day.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Japanese American National Museum]]>
<![CDATA[Fatal 2016 Police Shooting Ruled Justified]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 18:47:49 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/10-03-2016-carnell-snell-lapd-shooting.jpg
The Los Angeles Police Commission ruled Tuesday that an officer was justified in using deadly force in a shooting that killed an 18- year-old man in South Los Angeles last fall.

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<![CDATA[Dozens of Students Stung by Bees in Palmdale Area]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 19:01:37 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/palmdale-students-stung-by-bees.png
Dozens of students were stung by a swarm of bees that descended Tuesday on Palmdale High School, sending at least 50 of them to hospitals for evaluation and prompting a partial evacuation of the campus, the Los...

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<![CDATA[West Coast's Earthquake Warning System Gets $4.9M Boost]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 19:32:35 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/san-andreas-fault-line-generic.jpg
Caltech and six other institutions were awarded a total of $4.9 million in funds by the U.S. Geological Survey Monday for the development of an earthquake warning system on the West Coast.

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<![CDATA[Three Face Murder Charges in Fatal Shooting of Girl, 12]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 10:23:05 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/ie-victorville-child-shot-booking-photos-mugs.jpg
A man and two women were charged Tuesday in connection with last week's fatal shooting of a 12-year-old girl at her family's Southern California home.

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<![CDATA[Congressional Reaction to Trump]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 16:03:11 -0700
The Rams and the Chargers won't move into their new Inglewood home for some time, but construction is already progressing on their new digs.]]>
<![CDATA[Back to School: Images From Around LA]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 10:34:27 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/08-15-2017-LAUSD-BTS+%281%29.jpg
Hundreds of thousands students are back in school in the Los Angeles Unified School District. See images from the first day of class.

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<![CDATA[OC Fair: 6,000 Fried Peanut Butter Meatballs Sold]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 12:33:20 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/35651092512_84f79ccdbd_k.jpg
What made the super-popular charts at the 2017 festival? Take a look at the books now.

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<![CDATA[Man Barricades Himself in Atwater Village Home]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 06:33:04 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Atwater+Village+barricade+08-15-17.jpg
A possibly armed man barricaded himself in an Atwater Village residence Monday after threatening or injuring his mother.

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<![CDATA[Taste of Baja at Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 13:18:55 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/TasteofBajatacos.jpeg
Savor Pan-Latin coastal cuisine at a one-night-only soiree.

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<![CDATA[New Maywood Magnet School Welcomes Its First Students]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 09:59:24 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/08-15-2017-LAUSD-BTS+%282%29.jpg
After months of construction, the Maywood Center for Enriched Studies Magnet opened Tuesday as other Los Angeles Unified School District institutions welcomed their doors to students as well.

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<![CDATA[Two Killed in NoHo Arts District Street Shootout]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 07:36:43 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/NoHo+Shooting+08-15-17.jpg
Two people were fatally shot and two suffered injuries during a violent night Monday on a North Hollywood street.

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<![CDATA[LACMA Late Night: Muse 'til Midnight]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 13:10:25 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/MuseTilMidnightLACMAAug202016MattKamimura.jpg
The late-into-the-evening museum party celebrates Latin American art, Latino dance tunes, and gallery walk-arounds.

Photo Credit: Matt Kamimura]]>
<![CDATA[Man Allegedly Stabs Mother After Dispute in Fullerton]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 19:14:03 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/police+line+generic+with+sirens.jpg
Authorities arrested a Fullerton resident after he allegedly stabbed his mother to death and attacked her boyfriend Tuesday.

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<![CDATA[USC Student Undergoes Surgery After Charlottesville Protest]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 01:54:55 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/USC_Student_Undergoes_Surgery_After_Charlottesville_Protest.jpg
An incoming USC senior was among those who were struck by a car during the Charlottesville protest this past weekend. Robert Kovacik reports for the NBC4 News at 11 on Monday, Aug. 14, 2017.

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<![CDATA[Bicyclist Killed After Trying to Stop Hit-and-Run Driver]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 01:31:06 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/LB+fatal+hit+and+run+cyclist1.jpg
A bicyclist was killed after attempting to stop a hit-and-run driver responsible for injuring another cyclist in Long Beach.

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<![CDATA[Chargers Offer Free Tattoos for Die-Hard Fans]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 19:32:54 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/chargers-free-tattoo.jpg
Dedicated Chargers fans were in for a treat Tuesday as the team provided die-hard fanatics free tattoos.

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<![CDATA[Street Soccer Pilot Tackles Poverty]]> Mon, 14 Aug 2017 19:16:29 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/soccer+pilot.JPG
The city of Los Angeles and the LA84 Foundation on Monday launched a new soccer-based pilot program aimed at fighting poverty and homelessness.

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<![CDATA[Bed Bugs Infest Burbank Library]]> Mon, 14 Aug 2017 18:40:46 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Bed_Bugs_Infest_Burbank_Library.jpg
Bed bug-sniffing dogs had to be used at the Buena Vista Branch Library in Burbank after the insects were discovered in four different locations inside the library. Kim Baldonado reports for the NBC4 News at...]]>
<![CDATA[Person Struck With Hatchet During Fight in Huntington Beach]]> Mon, 14 Aug 2017 18:09:35 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/police+lights+siren2.jpg
One person was injured after allegedly being struck with a hatchet during a fight near downtown Huntington Beach over the weekend, police said.]]>
<![CDATA[Tips to Get Ready for Back to School]]> Mon, 14 Aug 2017 18:16:43 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/first_day_of_school_2_1200x675_1024587843520.jpg
The end of summer and the start of the school year can bring up a lot of questions for parents. The California State PTA Parent Involvement Commission released some tips for parents as another school year kicks...]]>
<![CDATA[San Benito Olive Fest: Eats, Wine, Oil, Fun]]> Mon, 14 Aug 2017 22:07:24 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/sanbenito22.jpg
Let your hankering for the small fruit, and other fine foods, lead you to this gourmet gathering.

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<![CDATA[Couple Finds Ashes in Storage Unit, Searches for Family]]> Mon, 14 Aug 2017 21:45:52 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/209*120/170807-found-ashes.jpg
A Minnesota couple is searching for the family of a California woman whose ashes were discovered inside a storage unit they won at auction in 2011. Six years later, they're still searching for the woman's family...

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<![CDATA[OC Slashes Toll Booths in Effort to Speed Traffic]]> Mon, 14 Aug 2017 18:55:57 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Traffic+Generic2.jpg
Crews on Monday will begin removing 13 toll booths in Orange County to help improve traffic flow throughout the county's toll ways.

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<![CDATA[LA Sues Owners of Alleged White Supremacist Hangout]]> Mon, 14 Aug 2017 18:57:25 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/gavel+and+book2.jpg
The Los Angeles City Attorney's Office on Monday sued three people, asking that a Canoga Park home where a white supremacist gang gathers that has been the site of ongoing drug sales since 2011 be declared...

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