Life Connected

Life Connected

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

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.

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 22, 2016 at 11:54 PM PDT

Documentary Explores Boyle Heights' History

Documentary Explores Boyle Heights' History

Few residents know the history of Boyle Heights, one of the city's oldest neighborhoods just east of downtown Los Angeles.

Monday, May 16, 2016 at 08:50 AM PDT

Boy Brightens Dog's Days With Story Time

Boy Brightens Dog's Days With Story Time

For the abandoned dogs at Carson Animal Shelter, every day is an agonizing wait for somebody to come and take them home.

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.

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.

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Police Pursue Go-Kart on East Bay Freeway

Police Pursue Go-Kart on East Bay Freeway

A go-kart was recently spotted racing down an East Bay freeway and being pursued by police.

Bodies of 2 People Found in Path of Border Fire

Bodies of 2 People Found in Path of Border Fire

The bodies of two people were discovered on Wednesday morning on a property near Potrero, a border town where a massive fire has burned for the past week and a half.

Judge Drops Murder Charges Against SoCal Man

Judge Drops Murder Charges Against SoCal Man

In the week he's been free after spending 23 years in prison for a murder he didn't commit, Bill Richards has gotten onto the Internet for the first time, used a cellphone, and he's been eating really well.

YouTube Star Pleads Not Guilty to Filing False Police Report

YouTube Star Pleads Not Guilty to Filing False Police Report

A YouTube personality and LGBT activist who says he was attacked by three men after leaving a gay bar in West Hollywood is facing a criminal charge of making a false police report.

Istanbul Attackers Seized on Chaos to Cause Carnage

Istanbul Attackers Seized on Chaos to Cause Carnage

It was an attack that echoed the carnage earlier this year at the Brussels airport, down to the taxi that carried the men to their target: Inciting panic and then taking lethal advantage, three suicide attackers...

'Catastrophe': Driver's BAC Double Limit Hours After Crash: DA

'Catastrophe': Driver's BAC Double Limit Hours After Crash: DA

Police say the woman was allegedly driving DUI when she hit a pedestrian, hitting him so hard he flew into her windshield and lodged into the passenger seat.