<![CDATA[NBC Southern California - Southern California News]]>Copyright 2016http://www.nbclosangeles.com/news/local http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC4_40x125.png NBC Southern California http://www.nbclosangeles.comen-usTue, 24 May 2016 01:12:43 -0700Tue, 24 May 2016 01:12:43 -0700NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Victim Who Followed Robber Shot, Killed in San Bernardino]]> Mon, 23 May 2016 22:54:16 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/211*120/sb-shooting-robb-052316.JPG
A robbery led to a shooting, leaving the victim dead in San Bernardino Monday night, the San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department said.

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<![CDATA[Avengers Stars Visit Grossmont HS Student]]> Mon, 23 May 2016 18:19:54 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Ryan-Wilcox-Visit-IMG_2231.jpg
Ryan Wilcox, 18, is a Grossmont High School student who is also a die-hard "Captain America" and "Avengers" fan.

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<![CDATA[Another Masterpiece for Kershaw]]> Mon, 23 May 2016 22:31:36 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/197*120/Another+Kershaw+CG.png
Clayton Kershaw threw a two-hit, complete game, shutout, and the Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the Cincinnati Reds 1-0 on Monday night.

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<![CDATA[Bear Loose on Streets of Pasadena Shocks Residents]]> Mon, 23 May 2016 22:39:13 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/185*120/pasadena-bear-winton.JPG
A bear was loose on the streets of Pasadena Monday night.

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<![CDATA[Preliminary 3.5-Magnitude Quake Rattles Upland Area]]> Tue, 24 May 2016 00:32:08 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/216*120/ipalnd-quake.JPG
A preliminary 3.5-magnitude earthquake shook the Upland area Monday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.]]>
<![CDATA[Nowhere to Park: Valets Caught Swiping Spots From Drivers]]> Tue, 24 May 2016 00:25:24 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/05-23-2016-Valet-parking-3.jpg
The I-Team finds valets are hogging street spots from drivers.

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<![CDATA[Drug-Addicted Puppy Recovers]]> Mon, 23 May 2016 21:30:15 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/222*120/bubba-drug-doggy-052316.jpg
After a puppy was found to be under the influence of heroin and meth in a motel drug bust, the dog was recovering from his drug addiction Monday.

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<![CDATA[Father Calls Coroner Fees Into Question After Son Killed]]> Mon, 23 May 2016 17:25:01 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/187*120/coroner-fees-052316.JPG
The father of a hit-and-run victim says the LA County Coroner’s office is billing him for work they had to do anyway, calling into question a transportation charge his family could never have avoided because the...

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<![CDATA[SUV Plows Into Garage With Children Playing With Cats Inside]]> Mon, 23 May 2016 18:28:46 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/160523-moreno-valley-suv-into-home.jpg
Three young children playing with a litter of kittens inside a Moreno Valley garage survived a brush with death Monday when a speeding SUV plowed through the wall — the impact so loud neighbors thought...

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<![CDATA[Free: LA Film Fest Outdoor Screenings]]> Mon, 23 May 2016 20:48:18 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/ghostbusters-bill-murray.jpg
Things are getting blockbuster-y: "Ghostbusters" and "Independence Day" are both on the pay-nothing schedule.

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<![CDATA[Community Leaders Push for Hate-Speech Investigation]]> Mon, 23 May 2016 16:27:06 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/racial_threat_arrest.PNG
Leaders in the African-American community and rabbis on Monday called for the California State Bar Association to disbar attorney Wayne Spindler for the racially-charged comments he wrote on a public speaker...

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<![CDATA[Armed Robbers Targeting Gardeners in South LA]]> Mon, 23 May 2016 15:21:37 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/lawnmower-generic-722.jpg
Armed robbers have been targeting gardeners working in South Los Angeles for the past several weeks, and police hope someone will provide information that will lead to their arrests.]]>
<![CDATA[Crews Battle Brush Fire in Lake View Terrace]]> Mon, 23 May 2016 22:21:49 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/fire-lakeview-0523116.JPG
Crews were attacking a wind-driven brush fire in the San Fernando Valley foothills Monday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[Search Continues for Man Suspected of Shooting Officer]]> Mon, 23 May 2016 18:04:23 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/222*120/suspect-westcovina-ois-0521161.jpg
The search continued Monday for a man man suspected of shooting and wounding a police officer in West Covina.

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<![CDATA[Suge Knight Murder Trial Postponed]]> Mon, 23 May 2016 14:35:04 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Suge-Knight-AP-881749640505.jpg
The murder trial of former rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight is likely to be postponed until early 2017, after his new legal representatives asked Monday for more time to prepare his defense.

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<![CDATA[Sour Sweet: Dill Pickle Sorbet in LA]]> Mon, 23 May 2016 13:05:16 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/dillpicklesorbetsaltstraw.jpg
Salt & Straw to offer tart-to-the-tongue treat, for a limited time.

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<![CDATA[Boy Hailed a Hero For Helping Dad Escape Fire]]> Mon, 23 May 2016 17:01:40 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/184*120/OC+Child+Fire+Hero+_2+05.23.16.JPG
A 7-year-old boy is being hailed a hero for saving himself and his dad from a fire that engulfed the garage in their Orange County home.

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<![CDATA[Disney Art Legend: Eyvind Earle Exhibit]]> Mon, 23 May 2016 09:24:43 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/THREENOBLEHORSESgallery.jpg
The artist created the look of "Sleeping Beauty" and other classics; now see his works at Forest Lawn.

Photo Credit: Eyvind Earle]]>
<![CDATA[SoCalGas to Stop Cleanup of Porter Ranch Homes]]> Mon, 23 May 2016 10:18:43 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Gas-Leak-AP_843940511978.jpg
The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health has ordered the Southern California Gas Co. to halt its cleanup of Porter Ranch-area homes following a months-long gas leak.

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<![CDATA[Car on Tracks Delays Commute on Expo Line]]> Mon, 23 May 2016 10:36:07 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/05-23-2016-car-tracks-expo-line.JPG
The commute on a newly opened extension to the Metro Expo Line was delayed Monday morning due to a vehicle on the tracks.

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<![CDATA[Gunman Sought in Fatal Shooting of Motorcyclist]]> Mon, 23 May 2016 07:52:54 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/212*120/Wilmington+Shooting+05.23.16.JPG
A motorcyclist was shot and killed Sunday night in a neighborhood just west of Long Beach.

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<![CDATA[Motorcycle Crash Leaves 1 Dead in Norwalk]]> Sun, 22 May 2016 21:42:52 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/211*120/motorcycle-norwalk-052216.JPG
A motorcyclist was killed in a crash in Norwalk that shut down part of Imperial Highway Sunday night, the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department said.

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<![CDATA[Palmdale Crash Sends 5 to Hospital]]> Sun, 22 May 2016 20:37:22 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/palmdlae-crash-052216.JPG
A three-vehicle crash sent five people to the hospital Sunday in Palmdale, Los Angeles County Fire Officials said.

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<![CDATA[Dodgers Avoid Sweep in Marathon Game]]> Mon, 23 May 2016 00:31:50 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/208*120/Puig+Wins+it.png
Yasiel Puig singled home the go-ahed runs in the top of the 17th inning and the Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the San Diego Padres, 9-5, in the longest game of baseball this season.

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<![CDATA[Documentary Explores Boyle Heights' History]]> Sun, 22 May 2016 23:54:11 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/boyle-heights-052216.JPG
Few residents know the history of Boyle Heights, one of the city's oldest neighborhoods just east of downtown Los Angeles.

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<![CDATA[Montas Starts and Bellinger Finishes for Tulsa]]> Sun, 22 May 2016 16:06:55 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/160*130/Frankie+Montas+Rehab.png
Los Angeles Dodgers pitching prospect Frankie Montas made his first rehab start in Double-A Tulsa on Saturday.

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<![CDATA[Passengers Hospitalized in Church Bus Rollover Crash]]> Mon, 23 May 2016 07:32:17 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/211*120/Bus+Crash+05.22.16.JPG
More than two dozen people were taken to the hospital Sunday after a church bus traveling from a women's retreat in Big Bear crashed in the San Bernardino Mountains, officials said.

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<![CDATA[Bernie Sanders to Speak at Campaign Rally in Irvine]]> Sun, 22 May 2016 11:01:01 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/BernieSandersNewMexico-AP_508456751246.jpg
Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders will speak Sunday at a campaign rally at the Irvine Meadows Amphitheater.

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<![CDATA[Man Arrested in Stabbing Death of Woman]]> Sun, 22 May 2016 10:33:31 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/212*120/Long+Beach+stabbing+05.22.16.JPG
A man was was arrested on suspicion of murder for allegedly stabbing a 68-year-old woman to death in Long Beach, police said.

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<![CDATA[Car Bursts into Flames Following Shooting in Torrance]]> Sun, 22 May 2016 07:53:56 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/209*120/Torrance+Shooting+Fire+05.22.jpg
A wild scene that began with a shooting in Torrance ended with a vehicle erupting in flames in Lawndale, leaving one person wounded, police said.

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<![CDATA[Dodgers Lose on Walk-Off Walk]]> Sun, 22 May 2016 00:31:40 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/199*120/Wood+strikes+out+13.png
Alex Wood struck out a career-high 13 batters, but the San Diego Padres literally won on a walk-off walk in the bottom of the 11th to defeat the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2 on Saturday night at Petco Park.

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<![CDATA[Girl Bitten by Rattlesnake Reunited With Rescuers]]> Sat, 21 May 2016 23:29:02 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/210*120/snake-bitereunion-052116.JPG
A 3-year-old girl bitten by a rattlesnake was reunited Saturday with the crew that rushed her to the hospital.

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<![CDATA[Horse Rescued After Falling Into Well]]> Sat, 21 May 2016 22:41:16 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/189*120/horse-well-rescue.JPG
A horse was rescued Saturday after it plunged down a well in Agua Dulce, Los Angeles County Fire officials said.

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<![CDATA[Shuttle Tank Makes Its Way to LA]]> Sun, 22 May 2016 08:46:44 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/188*120/calif-science-aerial.JPG
A gargantuan external fuel tank is being transported from New Orleans to Los Angeles, where it will go on display with the retired space shuttle Endeavour.

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<![CDATA[Yasiel Puig's Strategy: 'Open My Eyes']]> Sat, 21 May 2016 19:28:41 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/203*120/Yasiel+Puig+Opens+Eyes.png
Los Angeles Dodgers right fielder, Yasiel Puig, snapped a hitting slump with a two-run home run on Friday night and credits "opening his eyes" with the reason for his success.

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<![CDATA[Gunman Sought After Officer Shot in West Covina]]> Sat, 21 May 2016 16:18:02 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/222*120/suspect-westcovina-ois-0521161.jpg
A West Covina police officer was shot and injured late Friday night, authorities said.

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<![CDATA[Time is now for the Dodgers to call up Urias]]> Sat, 21 May 2016 17:27:56 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/176*120/Urias2.JPG
Los Angeles Dodgers top pitching prospect, Julio Urias, threw another six scoreless innings on Friday night, extending his scoreless streak to 27 consecutive innings, and prompting the question: when will he be...

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<![CDATA[Man Arrested After Allegedly Lighting 2 People on Fire]]> Sun, 22 May 2016 13:21:47 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/222*120/Phillip+Darryl+5.21.16.JPG
Police have arrested a man who allegedly lit two people on fire at a South Los Angeles homeless encampment.

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<![CDATA[Firefighters Put Out Blaze at Chevron Refinery ]]> Sat, 21 May 2016 16:41:01 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Chevron+refinery+Fire+5.21.16.JPG
Firefighters doused a fire that erupted in a trash bin at the Chevron Refinery in El Segundo on Saturday, officials said.

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<![CDATA[Calvin Harris Injured in Studio City Crash]]> Mon, 23 May 2016 07:48:55 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Calvin-Harris-In-Concert.jpg
Superstar DJ and producer Calvin Harris was among two people injured following a head-on crash in Studio City Friday night, police said.

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<![CDATA[1 Killed, 2 Critically Injured After OC Crash]]> Sat, 21 May 2016 08:13:23 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/215*120/oc_fatal_tanker_honda_crash.PNG
A woman was killed and two other people were critically injured after a crash involving a tanker in Anaheim early Saturday morning, police said.

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<![CDATA[Pizza Delivery Driver Hits Grandfather, Granddaughter]]> Sat, 21 May 2016 03:04:18 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/222*120/wilmington_pizza_crash.PNG
An elderly man and his 6-year-old granddaughter were injured Friday night after a pizza delivery driver struck and injured the two, leaving the grandfather in critical condition, police said.

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<![CDATA[Padres Stun Dodgers on Walk-Off Home Run]]> Sat, 21 May 2016 00:27:15 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/187*120/Upton+Walk+Off.png
Melvin Upton Jr. hit a walk-off, two-run home run in the bottom of the ninth off Dodgers' closer Kenley Jansen and the San Diego Padres stunned Los Angeles, 7-6, on Friday night at Petco Park.

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<![CDATA[Disbelief Downfall of Dodgers in Battle for LA?]]> Sat, 21 May 2016 02:11:57 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/204*120/Dave+Roberts+Disbelief.png
Los Angeles Dodgers manager Dave Roberts did not believe his team would come back to defeat the Angels when he pinch-hit for Chase Utley on Wednesday, was he being pessimistic or pragmatic?

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