<![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 Fri, 09 Oct 2015 03:36:03 -0700 Fri, 09 Oct 2015 03:36:03 -0700 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Former Fire Captain Sentenced in Molestation Case]]> Fri, 09 Oct 2015 02:53:54 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/wilbert+riera+fire+captain+arrested.jpg
A former captain of the New York City Fire Department was sentenced Thursday for allegedly molesting twin brothers during a trip to Los Angeles last year.]]>
<![CDATA[Murrieta Mayor Stripped of Title]]> Thu, 08 Oct 2015 22:07:15 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/7-23-15+Murrieta+Mayor+Harry+Ramos.JPG
Murrieta Mayor Harry Ramos Thursday was stripped of his title and barred from future participation in regional committees after his fellow council members voted to impose sanctions based on revelations...

Photo Credit: Courtesy: City of Murrieta]]>
<![CDATA[Former Mrs. Orange County Jailed in Child Porn Case]]> Fri, 09 Oct 2015 02:59:05 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/230*120/10-8-15_Mrs_OC.JPG
A former Mrs. Orange County was behind bars Thursday on suspicion of creating child pornography with a 4-year-old relative and selling it to a Marine stationed in Southern California, authorities said.

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<![CDATA[Rap Artist Out of Jail After LAPD Gun Stunt]]> Thu, 08 Oct 2015 21:10:57 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/RAP_ARTIST_OUT_OF_JAIL_AFTER_LAPD_GUN_STUNT_1200x675_541402179982.jpg
It may not be working out exactly as planned -- the going to jail part -- but it seems a rap artist is getting what he sought when he posted video of a hand holding what appears to be a loaded revolver behind a...]]>
<![CDATA[Man Fatally Shot in Pico Rivera]]> Fri, 09 Oct 2015 02:26:18 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/lagenerics-1-a-breaking-news-la-generic-graphic-april2014.gif
A man was shot and killed in Pico Rivera Thursday night.]]>
<![CDATA[LAUSD Suspends Film Shoots on Campuses]]> Thu, 08 Oct 2015 18:48:24 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/10.08.15_LAUSD-Filming-Permits.PNG
The Los Angeles Unified School District brings in about $2 million dollars from production companies each year – a few extra bucks the district says helps further student education across the district.

Photo Credit: KNBC-TV]]>
<![CDATA[Bear Sits in Monrovia Tree]]> Thu, 08 Oct 2015 17:20:57 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/lagenerics-1-a-breaking-news-la-generic-graphic-april2014.gif
Officers are en route to the scene of a bear up a tree at a home in the 400 block of West Hillcrest Boulevard in Monrovia, according Monrovia police.]]>
<![CDATA[Squirrel-tastic Cocktail Night at Natural History]]> Thu, 08 Oct 2015 16:58:50 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/squirrelGettyImages-73510665.jpg
If you dig observing the scurrying critters of your neighborhood, your help is needed.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Metro Announces Beefed Up Security Features]]> Thu, 08 Oct 2015 20:15:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/180*120/lagenerics-metro.jpg
Metro riders can expect to see "eye in the sky" towers and security kiosks as part of a plan to beef up security, the public transit agency and LA County Sheriff's Department announced Thursday.

Photo Credit: Metro.net]]>
<![CDATA[UCLA Frat Under Fire Over Theme Party]]> Thu, 08 Oct 2015 20:58:58 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/lafile-ucla-sigma-phi-epsilon-fraternity.jpg
A UCLA fraternity was suspended from hosting social activities as the university investigated a costumed theme party that some students called racially insensitive.]]>
<![CDATA[Vin Scully to Miss 2015 Postseason]]> Thu, 08 Oct 2015 18:42:05 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/208*120/Vin+Scully+Out+for+Postseason.png
The Los Angeles Dodgers announced on Thursday that Hall of Fame broadcaster Vin Scully will miss the entire 2015 postseason after undergoing a medical procedure.

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<![CDATA[Residents Protest Eviction of Family-Owned Restaurant]]> Thu, 08 Oct 2015 20:25:25 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/252*120/fiesta5.JPG
Local activists and residents gathered Thursday to speak out about the city's decision to evict a popular family-owned restaurant and make way for a large-scale bar and restaurant in Venice.

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<![CDATA[Free and Mind-Filling: ArtNight Pasadena]]> Thu, 08 Oct 2015 11:24:27 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/ArtNightPasadenaExhibit.jpg
Thousands love this multi-museum, pay-nothing, see-lots affair.

Photo Credit: ArtNight Pasadena]]>
<![CDATA[Early Morning Blaze Leads to Discovery of Drug Lab]]> Thu, 08 Oct 2015 11:03:28 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/police-stock-breaking-119818994.jpg
An early morning residential fire in the foothills of the San Fernando Valley led to the discovery of a drug lab, police said.]]>
<![CDATA[Man Sought in Fontana 7-Eleven Robbery]]> Thu, 08 Oct 2015 09:50:02 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/209*120/7+eleven+suspect.jpg
Police are asking for the public's help in identifying a man who robbed a clerk at gunpoint at a 7-Eleven store in Fontana early Wednesday morning.

Photo Credit: Fontana Police Department]]>
<![CDATA[Coastal Commission Agrees to Expand SeaWorld's Orca Tanks]]> Thu, 08 Oct 2015 20:24:29 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/179*120/shamu_sea+world.jpg
The California Coastal Commission on Thursday approved a plan by SeaWorld San Diego to expand its killer whale tanks, but banned any future breeding of the whales.

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<![CDATA[SoCal Sunrises and Sunsets]]> Thu, 08 Oct 2015 07:18:30 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/205*120/10-08-2015-sunrise-carl-hall.jpg
Images of sunrises and sunsets from across the Southland. Send your image to isee@nbcla.com.

Photo Credit: Carl Hall]]>
<![CDATA[October Heat Wave to Bring Triple-Digit Temperatures]]> Thu, 08 Oct 2015 07:15:16 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/10-08-2015-sunrise-downey.JPG
The October heat wave will come to an end by the start of next week, but not before some areas reach triple-digit temperatures.

Photo Credit: KNBC-TV]]>
<![CDATA[WATCH: Rocket Lights Up Early Morning Sky]]> Thu, 08 Oct 2015 07:50:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/10-08-2015-rocket-launch-vandenberg.JPG
An Atlas V rocket carrying a National Reconnaissance Office payload was scheduled for launch Thursday morning from Vandenberg Air Force Base on the Southern California coast.

Photo Credit: NASA]]>
<![CDATA[Southern California Images in the News]]> Thu, 08 Oct 2015 05:36:11 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/10-7-15-Small_Plane_Crash.JPG
Southern California images in the news during 2015.]]>
<![CDATA[Controversial 'Kanye Western' Frat Party at UCLA]]> Thu, 08 Oct 2015 12:08:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/212*120/frat-100715.PNG
UCLA students excited to attend welcome week got a surprise when a fraternity allegedly hosted a party called "Kanye Western" where students dressed up in do-rags and made a "mockery of black culture," students...

Photo Credit: KNBC-TV]]>
<![CDATA[LAPD Remembers Martin Milner of 'Adam-12']]> Thu, 08 Oct 2015 08:28:04 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/140804510-Martin-Milner.jpg
The actor, who passed away in September, played a LAPD officer on the popular classic television series.

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<![CDATA[Woman Sickened By Salmonella Outbreak Speaks Out]]> Wed, 07 Oct 2015 23:44:11 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Woman_With_Salmonella_Poisoning_Speaks_1200x675_540618819610.jpg
A Studio City woman said she is still recovering a month after getting salmonella poisoning at the popular West Hollywood restaurant Fig & Olive, and wants to let others know how she found out she was infected.]]>
<![CDATA[Suspect in LAPD Social Media Threat Posts Bail]]> Thu, 08 Oct 2015 05:23:52 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/lapd_social_media_threat.PNG
A 90s rapper trying to make a comeback by allegedly posting a social media video brandishing a gun near a LAPD patrol car was released on bond overnight.]]>
<![CDATA[Dodgers' Vin Scully to Miss Postseason After Medical Procedure]]> Thu, 08 Oct 2015 15:19:54 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/150829-dodgers-vin-scully.jpg
Legendary Los Angeles Dodgers broadcaster Vin Scully underwent a "recommended medical procedure" Thursday morning and is recovering, but the team says he will not return to the microphone for the 2015...

Photo Credit: KNBC-TV]]>
<![CDATA[Signs Deter Homeless Camping in Pacific Palisades]]> Thu, 08 Oct 2015 05:21:05 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/palisades-fire-may-4.jpg
At the suggestion of the Task Force on Homelessness in the community of Pacific Palisades, the city of Los Angeles has posted new "Restricted Entry" signs at access points to undeveloped hillside areas zoned for...]]>
<![CDATA[Parents Face Babysitter in Court]]> Thu, 08 Oct 2015 05:22:50 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/210*120/shakenbaby-100615.PNG
The parents of a baby suffering life-altering disabilities filed a suit against their sitter, claiming she shook the baby.

Photo Credit: KNBC-TV]]>
<![CDATA[Decomposing Bodies Found in Hacienda Heights Home]]> Thu, 08 Oct 2015 21:21:27 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/211*120/haciendaheights-100715.PNG
A man and woman were found dead in a Hacienda Heights home Wednesday.

Photo Credit: Loudlabs]]>
<![CDATA[High-Speed Pursuit Driver Taken Into Custody]]> Wed, 07 Oct 2015 18:38:21 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/218*120/pursuit1010615.PNG
Refresh this page for updates on this developing story.]]>
<![CDATA[House Fire Kills Dogs, Injures Firefighters in Orange County]]> Thu, 08 Oct 2015 21:26:34 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/OC_House_Fire_Kills_Four_Dogs_Injures_Firefighters_1200x675_540694083826.jpg
A house fire broke out Wednesday, killing four pets and injuring two firefighters, the Orange County Fire Authority said.]]>
<![CDATA[Journalist Found Guilty of Helping Anonymous]]> Wed, 07 Oct 2015 18:03:27 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Gavel+Stock.jpg
A well-known social media journalist was found guilty Wednesday of conspiring with the hacking group Anonymous to break into the Los Angeles Times' website and alter a story.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Pilot Injured When Small Plane Lands in Yard]]> Wed, 07 Oct 2015 18:36:00 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/10-7-15-Small_Plane_Crash.JPG
A pilot was hospitalized Wednesday when his single-engine plane made a hard landing in a backyard in Compton, fire officials said.]]>
<![CDATA[Man Killed by Stray Bullet Was Father of Two]]> Wed, 07 Oct 2015 20:34:48 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/knbc-eduardo-rebolledo.jpg
An innocent man who was killed by a stray bullet when he was caught in the crossfire of a car-to-car shooting in Canoga Park was identified by family and friends Wednesday as Eduardo Rebolledo, a 38-year-old...

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Rebolledo family]]>
<![CDATA[$500,000 Stolen in Armored Car Heist Found Buried in Yard]]> Wed, 07 Oct 2015 20:08:03 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/10-07-2015-fbi-cash-armored-car.JPG
The cash was found during a search for money stolen in a 2014 heist that involved two armored car drivers.

Photo Credit: KNBC-TV]]>
<![CDATA[LAUSD Rents Out Schools for Racy Entertainment]]> Thu, 08 Oct 2015 18:03:01 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/10-7-15-Crew_at_School.jpg
Citing limited budgets and a need for additional funding, Los Angeles Unified public schools have embraced Hollywood dollars.]]>
<![CDATA[Oh, Baby! Newborns Who Couldn't Wait for Hospital]]> Wed, 07 Oct 2015 12:12:36 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/01-07-2015-sanchez-fullerton-baby.jpg
When babies can't wait to be born, mothers have no choice but to go into labor in unexpected places - a car wash, a courthouse and the side of a freeway are just some of the places in SoCal where babies...

Photo Credit: Toni Guinyard, KNBC-TV]]>
<![CDATA['Jackass' Star Steve-O Gets Jail Time for Hollywood Stunt]]> Thu, 08 Oct 2015 04:02:10 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/150809-steve-o-crane-hollywood.jpg
"Jackass" star Steve-O was sentenced to 30 days in jail for a stunt in which he climbed a crane in Hollywood, California, to protest SeaWorld and drew dozens of emergency responders to a construction site...

Photo Credit: KVEA]]>
<![CDATA[#WesternSelfie Day Trots for The Autry]]> Wed, 07 Oct 2015 10:35:37 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/westernselfieday12345.jpg
Photos, of the selfie and non-selfie sort, will be the thing at the Griffith Park museum.

Photo Credit: Autry National Center]]>
<![CDATA[Corona Neighborhood Sprayed in Battle Against West Nile]]> Wed, 07 Oct 2015 13:41:40 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/151007-corona-west-nile-spraying.jpg
A Corona neighborhood was sprayed for mosquitoes early Wednesday as the number of confirmed West Nile virus cases in Riverside County rose to 65 - the highest amount in more than a decade, officials said.

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<![CDATA[Weather Wednesday Photos]]> Wed, 07 Oct 2015 06:47:10 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/151007-wx-wed.jpg
A collection of Weather Wednesday images.]]>
<![CDATA[Fire Destroys Huntington Park Commercial Buildings]]> Wed, 07 Oct 2015 18:32:21 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/215*120/10-07-2015-fire-aerial-south-la-huntington-park.JPG
Eight buildings were damaged or destroyed early Wednesday when fire burned structures in a South Los Angeles commercial area.

Photo Credit: KNBC-TV]]>
<![CDATA[LA City Council Cracks Down on Street Racing]]> Wed, 07 Oct 2015 04:53:17 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/LA_City_Council_Cracks_Down_on_Street_Racing_1200x675_539823171601.jpg
The Los Angeles City Council is exploring new strategies to prevent illegal street racing, including punishing bystanders who watch.]]>
<![CDATA[Woman Killed, Man Critically Wounded in Shooting]]> Wed, 07 Oct 2015 06:04:02 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/lennox_fatal_shooting.PNG
A woman was fatally shot and a man was in critical condition following a shooting in Lennox, deputies said.

Photo Credit: OnScene]]>
<![CDATA[Man Coming Home From Work Killed in Gang Crossfire]]> Wed, 07 Oct 2015 12:54:26 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/216*120/canoga-shooting-100615.PNG
A man heading home from work was caught in the crossfire between two suspected gang members’ car-to-car shooting, police said Tuesday.]]>
<![CDATA[Pursuit Ends in Officer-Involved Shooting]]> Wed, 07 Oct 2015 01:05:16 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/206*120/maywood-100615.PNG
A driver was shot and wounded by police following a brief pursuit Tuesday in Maywood.

Photo Credit: KNBC-TV]]>
<![CDATA[Parents to Face Babysitter in Court, Saying She Shook Baby ]]> Tue, 06 Oct 2015 23:40:33 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/210*120/shakenbaby-100615.PNG
The parents of a baby suffering life-altering disabilities filed a suit against their sitter, claiming she shook the baby.

Photo Credit: KNBC-TV]]>
<![CDATA[Yellow Shotgun Missing From Police ]]> Tue, 06 Oct 2015 22:30:17 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/216*120/shotgun-new-comptom-missing-100615.jpg
A yellow shotgun loaded with less-than-lethal bean bag rounds went missing from Compton on Saturday, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.

Photo Credit: Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department]]>
<![CDATA[Bees Attack Two Women in Their 70s on Golf Course]]> Tue, 06 Oct 2015 21:08:14 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/210*120/bees-oc-100615.PNG
Two women in their 70s were swarmed by bees and stung more than 100 times on an Orange County golf course Tuesday morning, sending them to both the hospital.

Photo Credit: KNBC-TV]]>