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

Monday, Apr 17, 2017 at 09:52 AM PDT

Children With Rare Syndrome Honor School Shooting Victim

Children With Rare Syndrome Honor School Shooting Victim

Jonathan Martinez, the 10-year-old boy who was shot and killed at a school in San Bernardino, was born with a rare genetic disorder called Williams Syndrome. His parents have asked that he be honored by...

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, Apr 2, 2017 at 11:50 PM PDT

Holocaust Survivor Shares Horrors With High School Students

Holocaust Survivor Shares Horrors With High School Students

James Bachner was 18 when he was taken by Nazis from his parents and brother in Poland and forced into a labor camp. Now 95, Bachner teaches young people about the Holocaust with the hope that history will never...

Monday, Mar 20, 2017 at 07:56 AM PDT

Donated Service Dogs Provide Cover for PTSD Veterans

Donated Service Dogs Provide Cover for PTSD Veterans

Post traumatic stress disorder, or PTSD, is taking a significant toll on veterans. Twenty-two service members take their own lives every day. The Patriotic Service Dog Foundation wants to bring that number down...

Monday, Mar 13, 2017 at 12:03 AM PDT

Nonprofit Empowers the Lives of Former Foster Care Girls

Nonprofit Empowers the Lives of Former Foster Care Girls

Every year about 1,500 children age out of the Los Angeles County foster system. Within six months, half of them will be homeless. It's an alarming statistic an LA nonprofit is working to change.

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Kushner Under FBI Scrutiny in Russia Probe: Officials
Kushner Under FBI Scrutiny in Russia Probe: Officials

Jared Kushner, the president's son-in-law and one of his senior advisers, has come under FBI scrutiny in the Russia investigation, multiple U.S. officials told NBC News. Investigators believe Kushner has...

Suspicious Item Found Under Truck at College of the Canyons
Suspicious Item Found Under Truck at College of the Canyons

A suspicious item was found under a pickup truck in a parking lot at College of the Canyons in Santa Clarita, not far from the campus stadium where a high school graduation was scheduled.