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The webby wonders'll receive visitors beginning on Halloween Eve.]]>
<![CDATA[Halloween Mask Robber Kills Calif. Jack in the Box Worker]]> Sat, 22 Oct 2016 08:25:40 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/jackinthebox-shooting-102216.PNG
A Jack in the Box employee died after he was shot Friday night by a masked man who attempted to rob the fast-food restaurant in El Monte.

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<![CDATA[Driver of Stolen Accord Leads Police Chase]]> Sat, 22 Oct 2016 01:04:30 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/239*120/Capture98.PNG
A driver suspected of stealing a car was arrested Friday night after leading police on a chase in South Los Angeles

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<![CDATA[Smoke Advisory Issued After Recycling Plant Fire]]> Sat, 22 Oct 2016 05:36:36 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/161021-ontario-fire.jpg
A smoke advisory was issued Friday night for the Inland Empire as a fire burned through a recycling plant in Ontario.

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<![CDATA[Man With 3rd Eye Tattoo Sought in Attempted Kidnapping]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 18:51:56 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/10-20-16+IB+Attempted+Abduction.jpg
Law enforcement officials are searching for a man with a third eye tattooed on his forehead in an attempted kidnapping reported Wednesday in Imperial Beach.

Photo Credit: San Diego County Sheriff's Department]]>
<![CDATA[Construction Worker Who Fell Into Well Dies]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 18:00:07 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/10-21-16-Well.JPG
A 27-year-old construction worker fell 60 to 70 feet Friday into a well in Bel-Air and was face-down and unresponsive as search-and-rescue specialists were called to pull him out.]]>
<![CDATA[Free: Play Ping Pong at a Museum]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 17:36:12 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/pingpong2928922.jpg
The family-cute day includes a tournament and a sound-cool dimension.

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<![CDATA[Man Arrested in Death of Toddler]]> Sat, 22 Oct 2016 00:30:27 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/215*120/10-21-16-Fire.JPG
Police launched a homicide investigation Friday into the death of a toddler and the man suspected in the case was taken into custody after setting an apartment unit on fire and stabbing himself, police said.]]>
<![CDATA[Sexual Predator Got Inside Homes, Groped Females]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 20:31:06 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/police+car+siren2.jpg
Authorities Friday sought public help to find a sexual predator suspected of getting inside four residences in Maywood this month and groping female victims.

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<![CDATA[Brush Fire Burns Near Sylmar Neighborhood]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 14:05:02 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/10-21-2016-sylmar-brush-fire-3.JPG
Water-dropping aircraft attacked a brush fire that sent smoke Friday afternoon over a northern San Fernando Valley neighborhood.

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<![CDATA[Doo Dah Parade: Queen Tryouts]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 17:56:10 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/IMG_710doodah.jpg
Have what it takes to be the royal emissary of the zany strut?

Photo Credit: Brian Biery]]>
<![CDATA[Join Us in Virtual Reality for Our 'Pot, Guns & Death: California Votes' Town Hall]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 13:47:49 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/221*120/VR+thumbnail.JPG
We're teleporting ourselves into AltspaceVR to hang out with people in virtual reality. Join NBC4’s Conan Nolan and Mekahlo Medina this Monday, Oct. 24 at 8 p.m. for a virtual discussion about the propositions...]]>
<![CDATA[Pentagon IDs US Sailor Killed by Roadside Bomb in Iraq]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 18:15:53 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Jason+Finan+1021.jpg
A sailor with the U.S. Navy based in Coronado, California, was the American service member killed in Iraq Thursday, Defense Department officials confirmed Friday. Chief Petty Officer Jason C.]]>
<![CDATA[Counting Down to Voter Registration Deadline]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 17:42:57 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/vote+sign+generic.jpg
The clock is ticking for Californians who plan to vote in the November election.

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<![CDATA[Ex-California Lawmaker Gets Prison in Bribery Case]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 14:02:11 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/california-senator-ron-calderon.jpg
A former California state senator who took bribes in exchange for supporting legislation has been sentenced to 3 1/2 years in federal prison.

Photo Credit: AP Photo/Rich Pedroncell]]>
<![CDATA[Gourds on the Go: Manhattan Beach Pumpkin Race]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 10:53:16 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/mbpumpkinrace2016.jpg
Squashes gain speed at the long-running fundraiser.

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<![CDATA[Intruders Caught on Homeowner's New Security Cameras]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 20:06:19 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/207*120/10-21-2016-south-pasadena-home-intruder-cameras-1.JPG
A South Pasadena homeowner installed security cameras just in time to capture close-ups of intruders Tuesday inside the residence.

Photo Credit: South Pasadena PD]]>
<![CDATA[Celebrities in the Stands: Dodgers Edition]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 06:33:20 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/227*120/10-18-2016-dodgers-fan-ferrell-milano-lopez.jpg
Hollywood celebrities show off their Dodger blue.

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<![CDATA[Man Plows Stolen Work Truck Into West Hollywood Business]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 06:22:56 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/car-into-structure-102116.PNG
A driver fled after he plowed a work truck he stole from street cleaners into a business in West Hollywood early Friday morning.

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<![CDATA[Free: ArtNight Pasadena]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 03:19:07 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/ArtNightPasadena_ArtCenter015.jpg
Call upon "18 participating cultural institutions" and savor a spectacle of sound, vision, and ideas.

Photo Credit: Jamie Pham/Visit Pasadena]]>
<![CDATA[Brandon Ingram For Rookie of the Year]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 01:25:24 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Brandon-ingram-rookie-of-the-year.jpg
Approaching his first ever NBA game, Brandon Ingram of the Los Angeles Lakers looks set to turn heads during his rookie season and should be a lead candidate for Rookie of the Year

Photo Credit: Shahan Ahmed]]>
<![CDATA[Officer Shoots Knife-Wielding Man Seen Cutting Own Throat]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 04:54:15 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/215*120/long-beach-ois-102116.PNG
A police officer opened fire at a knife-wielding man seen cutting his throat near a residence in Long Beach on Thursday night.

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<![CDATA[Search Continues for Human Remains]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 23:13:26 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/215*120/10-21-2016-mansion-fire-mount-washington.JPG
Firefighters said they would resume their search Saturday for human remains that may be inside a burned mansion in Mount Washington.

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<![CDATA[Orionid Meteor Shower Peaks Again Friday Night]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 10:55:07 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/AP_0910210590-Orionid-meteor-shower-bulgaria-telescope.jpg
There is something magical about seeing "shooting stars" and you'll have your chance from midnight to dawn tonight and again tomorrow night October 21st and 22nd. Don't get your hopes up that the Orionids...

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<![CDATA[LA Sparks Win 2016 WNBA Finals]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 20:13:01 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/2016-WNBAFinals-Sparks-win.jpg
The Los Angeles Sparks won the 2016 NBA Finals over the Minnesota Lynx after completing an incredible comeback and winning two games of the series in Minneapolis.

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<![CDATA[Dodgers Face Elimination After Lopsided Loss in Game 5]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 23:08:15 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/205*120/Cubs+Crush+Dodgers+in+Game+5.png
Addison Russell homered for the second straight game and the Chicago Cubs defeated the Dodgers 8-4 in Game 5 to take a 3-2 lead in the NLCS as the series shifts back to Chicago.

Photo Credit: Josh Lefkowitz/Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[911 Call Made by Ex-'Power Rangers' Actor Played in Court]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 19:34:24 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/knbc-ricardo-medina.jpg
The voice of a former "Power Rangers" actor charged with killing his roommate filled a courtroom Thursday, when a 911 audio tape was played of him saying the two had gotten into an argument over the actor's...

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<![CDATA[Swimmer Pulled Lifeless From Waters Off Hermosa Beach]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 21:19:47 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/HermosaSearchJPG.JPG
A swimmer who went missing in the water off Hermosa Beach today was pulled lifeless from the water and pronounced dead.]]>
<![CDATA[Vin Scully Surprises Dodger Fans Before Game 5 of NLCS]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 18:54:24 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/208*120/Vin+Scully+NLCS+Game+5.png
The legendary Vin Scully made a triumphant return to Dodger Stadium on Thursday for Game 5 of the NLCS as he rallied the crowd before the game.

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<![CDATA[103-Year-Old Dodgers Fan Celebrates Birthday]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 18:12:51 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/103_Year_Old_Dodgers_Fan_Celebrates_1200x675_790464579995.jpg
It was a big day for longtime Santa Margarita resident Henry Barba. Not only were his Dodgers playing in Game 4 of the NL Championship Series, but the lifelong fan turned 103 years-old.]]>
<![CDATA[How You Can Be Earthquake Prepared]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 18:04:05 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/How_You_Can_Be_Earthquake_Prepared_1200x675_790468675584.jpg
On the day of the Great American Shakeout, experts point out the ways residents can prepare for an earthquake. Patrick Healy reports for the NBC4 News at 5 on Oct. 20, 2016.]]>
<![CDATA[Law Enforcement Officials Blast Prop. 57]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 20:25:18 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/219*120/Law+Enforcement+Pushes+Back+on+Prop+57.JPG
A group of law enforcement officials gathered in downtown Los Angeles Thursday to blast a measure on the November ballot billed as an effort to keep "non-violent" convicts out of prison, saying the proposition...]]>
<![CDATA[Man, Woman Found Stabbed to Death in Diamond Bar]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 02:40:32 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/189*120/10.20.16_Diamond-Bar-Stabbing.JPG
A man and a woman were found stabbed to death and a longtime family friend found their bodies on Thursday in Diamond Bar, authorities said.]]>
<![CDATA[P-22 Fest: Following in His Footsteps]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 08:58:53 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/184*120/p-22.jpg
Mavens of our city's famous mountain lion are re-tracing his route to Griffith Park (with a party at the end).

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<![CDATA[Retro LA Home Once Owned by Ike and Tina Turner for Sale]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 15:29:40 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/knbc-tina-turner-ike-turner-home-for-sale.jpg
Perched on a hill in a South Los Angeles neighborhood often called the "Black Beverly Hills," a retro residence Ike and Tina Turner once called home is being sold for $999,000.

Photo Credit: Ken Conant/Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[California Wildfires: Prevention, Safety Tips]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 11:37:46 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/07-24-2016-fire-sand-wildfire-clarita-1.JPG
Safety advice to follow during red flag conditions when a small spark can become a devastating wildfire.

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<![CDATA[Weekend: Vintage Halloween Thrills]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 11:12:31 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/elcapGettyImages-703414-horz.jpg
The goosebumps are straight from the past. Plus: AIDS Walk, Brand Blvd. party, Strut Your Mutt, vegan tacos

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<![CDATA[Mother Arrested for DUI in School Zone With Child in Car]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 15:52:47 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/222*120/10-19-16-Simi-Valley-DUI.jpg
A mother was arrested for DUI with her 7-year-old in the car Wednesday, as she drove through a school zone to pick up another one of her children.

Photo Credit: Simi Valley Police Department]]>
<![CDATA[Common Earthquake Myths Exposed]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 15:51:36 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/web-vine-earthquake-091615_1200x675_526586947741.jpg
Here are seven common myths about earthquakes, exposed.
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<![CDATA[Sailor Was Drunk, Speeding Before Fatal Bridge Crash: DA]]> Wed, 19 Oct 2016 17:54:16 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/10-16-16-Richard+Anthony+Sepolio-2.jpg
The accused driver is an an active duty service member stationed in Coronado who aspires to become a Navy SEAL, according to his attorney.

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<![CDATA[Earthquakes: Great California Shakeout ]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 05:37:46 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/165*120/20081114011841TN14dri.jpg
Thursday marks the Great California Shakeout. Visit our Earthquakes page for safety tips, quake myths and a list of the state's largest earthquakes.]]>