Life Connected

Life Connected

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

Monday, May 9, 2016 at 12:05 AM PDT

Mom Campaigns for Heroin Overdose-Reversing Shot

Mom Campaigns for Heroin Overdose-Reversing Shot

After Aimee Dunkle lost her 20-year-old son to a heroin overdose, she is now campaigning to make naloxone, an overdose-reversal drug, widely available.

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.

Sunday, May 1, 2016 at 11:51 PM PDT

Support Group Helps Those Whose Loved Ones Suffer From Alzheimer's

Support Group Helps Those Whose Loved Ones Suffer From Alzheimer's

Patti Davis, daughter of former President Ronald Reagan, reaches out to others whose loved ones suffer from Alzheimer's disease and dementia through the support group Beyond Alzheimer's.

Sunday, Apr 24, 2016 at 11:57 PM PDT

Culinary Program Develops At-Risk Youth

Culinary Program Develops At-Risk Youth

Sharing his passion for food allows restaurateur Laurent Halasz to connect with young people and to inspire them to pursue their own dreams.

Monday, Apr 18, 2016 at 02:50 PM PDT

Nonprofit Aids Homeless, Low-Income Clients in Job Search

Nonprofit Aids Homeless, Low-Income Clients in Job Search

Trinidad Ramirez is a former addict and convict who turned her life around after she came to Chrysalis, a nonprofit dedicated to helping homeless and low-income clients find and sustain jobs.

Monday, Apr 11, 2016 at 12:13 AM PDT

OC Church Takes a Stand Against Injustice

OC Church Takes a Stand Against Injustice

Reverend Chineta Goodjoin is a new kind of pastor — and she's shaking up Orange County by turning her ministry at New Hope Presbyterian Church into a social action network.

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Innocent Person Killed in Pursuit Crash

Innocent Person Killed in Pursuit Crash

A person was killed in a pursuit that ended in a crash in the City of Industry Tuesday, the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department said.

VIDEO: Pursuit Suspect Found Hiding in Hot Tub

VIDEO: Pursuit Suspect Found Hiding in Hot Tub

A pursuit driver crashed the Mustang he was driving and ran across the freeway before officers found him hiding in a covered hot tub in an Anaheim backyard Tuesday.

WeHo Man Charged in Torture, Murder of Girlfriend

WeHo Man Charged in Torture, Murder of Girlfriend

A 35-year-old West Hollywood man was charged Tuesday with the torture-murder of his girlfriend and will undergo a mental competency evaluation.

Stacks of Cocaine Found Hidden in Tour Bus

Stacks of Cocaine Found Hidden in Tour Bus

Stacks of silver packages stored in the underbelly of a tour bus that arrived to a Wilmington car shop from Tijuana were found to be hiding about 183 pounds of cocaine, law enforcement officials said following...

Should Trump Worry About a Third-Party Candidate?

Should Trump Worry About a Third-Party Candidate?

Just as Donald Trump is starting to make up ground in polls against Hillary Clinton, he faces a new problem: third parties. Over the holiday weekend, the threat advanced on two fronts.

Border Agents Didn't Buy Fugitive's Fake ID: Feds

Border Agents Didn't Buy Fugitive's Fake ID: Feds

A Los Angeles murder suspect on the FBI's 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list may have been staying in Tijuana for weeks before he nervously tried to slip back into the U.S. with a fake ID, federal authorities...