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Life Connected

Life Connected

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

Wednesday, Aug 3, 2016 at 05:08 PM PDT

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.

Sunday, Jun 26, 2016 at 08:34 PM PDT

Former Gang Member Creates Charity

Former Gang Member Creates Charity

After spending his entire young life in and out of jail, former Rolling 20s gang member Skip Townsend decided he had enough and decided to turn his life around, and to help others do the same.

Sunday, Jun 19, 2016 at 11:59 PM PDT

Summer Camp Brings Children to Retirement Home

Summer Camp Brings Children to Retirement Home

Pasadena senior citizens are being brought together with the younger generation through Camp Villa, a monthlong summer program.

Sunday, Jun 5, 2016 at 09:07 PM PDT

Educator Uses Positive Psychology to Inspire Student Success

Educator Uses Positive Psychology to Inspire Student Success

In nearly five decades as an educator, Metuka Benjamin says she has seen too many students with the potential to accomplish incredible things, but unable to flourish.

Monday, May 30, 2016 at 12:00 AM PDT

Entertainment Executive Inspires Teens to Give Back

Entertainment Executive Inspires Teens to Give Back

An entertainment industry executive is inspiring students in a Latino working-class suburb of El Monte to succeed in life without forgetting to give back.

Wednesday, May 25, 2016 at 09:55 AM PDT

Pit Bull Out of Shelter After Story Time With Boy

Pit Bull Out of Shelter After Story Time With Boy

A pit bull named Pirate was out of the shelter Tuesday after the story went viral of a 6-year-old boy with autism reading to him.

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Feds Investigate Hollywood 'Topless' Tour Van Operators

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The federal government is now investigating one of the most famous tours in the world because of an NBC4 investigation.

Three Kidnapped Siblings Found Safe in New Mexico Motel

Three Kidnapped Siblings Found Safe in New Mexico Motel

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Human Remains Found Near Angeles National Forest

Human Remains Found Near Angeles National Forest

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Leslie Jones' Website Gets Hacked, Photos Leaked

Leslie Jones' Website Gets Hacked, Photos Leaked

'Saturday Night Live' and 'Ghostbusters' star Leslie Jones has again been the victim of Internet trolls. This time hackers gained access to personal information including her passport, driver's license...

'Like Dante's Inferno': Italy Quake Death Toll Rises to 159

'Like Dante's Inferno': Italy Quake Death Toll Rises to 159

The death toll from the magnitude 6.2 earthquake that struck central Italy early Wednesday, has reached at least 159, as rescuers raced to pull residents buried beneath debris. The strong tremor hit at...

Dodgers' Segedin Sprints Off Field to Welcome Baby Boy

Dodgers' Segedin Sprints Off Field to Welcome Baby Boy

Dodger Rob Segedin left before the end of Tuesday's game against the rival Giants to be with his wife for the birth of their son.