Life Connected

Life Connected

Sharing the connections among Southern Californians       |       Sunday at 11PM on NBC4 News

Sunday, Jun 14, 2015 at 11:50 PM PDT

Wounded Warriors Inspire Children With Missing Limbs

Wounded Warriors Inspire Children With Missing Limbs

A group of wounded veterans who lost limbs while serving in the military are connecting with kids with similar disabilities.

Thursday, Mar 6, 2014 at 08:43 PM PST

Share Your Life Connected Story

Share Your Life Connected Story

Welcome to Life Connected. our new series chronicling the many ways in which people and communities across Southern California come together to inspire and support one another.

Monday, Jun 8, 2015 at 01:09 PM PDT

Heart Transplant Survivor Helps Others in Need

Heart Transplant Survivor Helps Others in Need

As a backup dancer for Gloria Gaynor and Donna Sumer, Ava Kaufman toured the world. She was the picture of health until 2009 when an autoimmune disease damaged her heart. One day she collapsed and woke up in a...

Monday, Jun 1, 2015 at 12:41 AM PDT

Man With Autism Blossoms as Karate Teacher

Man With Autism Blossoms as Karate Teacher

Matt Hosokawa doesn't let his autism stop him from teaching martial arts to young adults with developmental disabilities.

Monday, May 25, 2015 at 11:15 AM PDT

Vets, Wolves Recover Together at SoCal Rehab Program

Vets, Wolves Recover Together at SoCal Rehab Program

Wolves and wolf-dogs rescued from around the country are rehabilitated along with U.S. veterans recovering from the traumas of war in the Southern California Warriors and Wolves program.

Sunday, May 17, 2015 at 11:57 PM PDT

Kayak-Building Business Helps Rebuild Lives

Kayak-Building Business Helps Rebuild Lives

A kayak-building business is a labor of love for two men in Oxnard. With each project, they're also helping rebuild lives. Gordon Tokumatsu has the Life Connected report for the NBC4 News at 11 p.m.

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Deputies Fatally Shoot Man in Hawaiian Gardens

Deputies Fatally Shoot Man in Hawaiian Gardens

Deputies responding to a trespassing call shot a person in Hawaiian Gardens on Sunday night, sheriff’s officials said.

Man, Dog Hospitalized After Bee Attack

Man, Dog Hospitalized After Bee Attack

A man and his dog were hospitalized after being attacked by a swarm of bees at their Loma Linda home Sunday, authorities said.

Vietnamese Teens Planned to Split From Group at LAX

Vietnamese Teens Planned to Split From Group at LAX

Police were searching for two teen Vietnamese girls who were separated from their tour group at Los Angeles International Airport on Sunday night.

U.S.A Win's Women World Cup, 5-2

U.S.A Win's Women World Cup, 5-2

The United States has won its third Women's World Cup title and first since 1999 with a 5-2 victory over Japan on Sunday behind a first-half hat trick by Carli Lloyd.

Bomb Squad Destroys Possible Grenade

Bomb Squad Destroys Possible Grenade

A bomb squad has given the all clear after the discovery of what appeared to be a hand grenade forced the evacuation of a Van Nuys motel and neighboring homes Sunday, police said.

SoCal Fans Rejoice as US Captures Women's World Cup Title

SoCal Fans Rejoice as US Captures Women's World Cup Title

Southern California fans celebrated after the U.S. women's soccer team defeated Japan to win their first World Cup title since 1999. Kate Larsen reports for the NBC4 News on Sunday, July 5, 2015.