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

Monday, Jun 26, 2017 at 12:10 PM PDT

Mini Therapy Horses Lift Spirits of Critically Ill Children

Mini Therapy Horses Lift Spirits of Critically Ill Children

A mini-horse kicking a soccer ball or playing piano with its nose is a scene that could put a smile on practically anyone's face.

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.

Monday, Jun 19, 2017 at 11:57 AM PDT

Man Saves Stranger's Life With Bone Marrow Donation

Man Saves Stranger's Life With Bone Marrow Donation

The connection between Los Angeles residents Sergio Ramirez and Michael Palacios is as deep as the marrow of their bones.

Sunday, Jun 11, 2017 at 11:41 PM PDT

Moving Service Aids Domestic Abuse Survivors

Moving Service Aids Domestic Abuse Survivors

Meahead Movers is a moving service that was founded in 1997 by student athletes looking to make some extra cash. The movers, however, soon began to encounter something unexpected: emergency calls to quickly move...

Monday, Jun 5, 2017 at 12:05 AM PDT

Students Take Part in Bank's Student-Run Branch Program

Students Take Part in Bank's Student-Run Branch Program

A dozen high schools students in the Lincoln Heights neighborhood are learning to become financially savvy by taking part in Union Bank's student-run branch program.

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Fire Captain Honored for Saving Plane Crash Victims
Fire Captain Honored for Saving Plane Crash Victims

A fire captain who risked his own safety to save two people in a fiery plane wreck on a Southern California freeway last month was honored Thursday for his bravery.

Vet Accused of Hurting Pets
Vet Accused of Hurting Pets

Some pet owners are alleging that a Murrieta veterinarian is hurting animals instead of helping them. The owners have now created a petition to have his veterinary license revoked. Tony Shin reports for the NBC4...

LAPD Sergeant Claims Retaliation Based on Military Status
LAPD Sergeant Claims Retaliation Based on Military Status

A Los Angeles police sergeant sued the city today, alleging he was denied promotions in retaliation for taking time off to fulfill military obligations.

3 Arrested in Vast Sex-Trafficking Ring Involving Minors
3 Arrested in Vast Sex-Trafficking Ring Involving Minors

Three suspects are collectively facing more than four dozen felony charges in connection with an alleged sex-trafficking ring that stretched across the state and into Las Vegas, law enforcement offici...

Rift Between House, Senate GOP Rocks Health Care Legislation
Rift Between House, Senate GOP Rocks Health Care Legislation

Buoyed by a signal from House Speaker Paul Ryan, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell introduced a pared-down health care bill late Thursday that he hoped would keep alive Republican ambitions to repeal...