Life Connected

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Monday, Dec 7, 2015 at 12:07 AM PST

Mom Fights for Playground for Kids With Disabilities

Mom Fights for Playground for Kids With Disabilities

A Pasadena mom worked to transform a playground so all kids -- even those with disabilities - can play.

Monday, Nov 23, 2015 at 10:20 AM PST

Foundation Helps Pay for Plastic Surgeries

Foundation Helps Pay for Plastic Surgeries

For parents whose children are born with facial deformities, the thought of paying for surgery can be overwhelming, but one Beverly Hills doctor is changing lives.

Monday, Nov 16, 2015 at 12:14 AM PST

Entrepreneur Gives Back to Program That Helped Him As Boy

Entrepreneur Gives Back to Program That Helped Him As Boy

An entrepreneur who faced hardships after a childhood of being raised by a single mother realized he needed to pay it forward after the Big Brothers Big Sisters of America organization changed the course of his...

Sunday, Nov 8, 2015 at 11:48 PM PST

Jeffrey Foundation Provides Special Needs Day Care

Jeffrey Foundation Provides Special Needs Day Care

The Jeffrey Foundation is a day care and after-school program for low-income children with special needs.

Monday, Nov 2, 2015 at 12:16 AM PST

Babes Ride Out: Women's Motorcycle Group

Babes Ride Out: Women's Motorcycle Group

Three years ago, Anya Violet and Ashmore Ellis had an idea: to gather up a few motorcycle girls and go camping. Now the event has taken on a life of its own.

Monday, Oct 26, 2015 at 07:32 AM PDT

Blind Photographer Captures Sons' Autism

Blind Photographer Captures Sons' Autism

A Santa Ana man isn't letting his lack of sight stop him from making a name for himself in an unlikely field — photography.

Sunday, Oct 25, 2015 at 11:52 PM PDT

Blind Photographer Captures Twin Sons Autism

Blind Photographer Captures Twin Sons Autism

A Santa Ana man isn't letting his lack of sight stop him from making a name for himself in an unlikely field — photography. Angie Crouch reports for the NBC4 News at 11.

Monday, Oct 19, 2015 at 12:03 AM PDT

Young Mother With Breast Cancer Channels Wonder Woman

Young Mother With Breast Cancer Channels Wonder Woman

A young mom channeled Wonder Woman when she battled breast cancer, inspiring others to fight harder. Angie Crouch reports for the NBC4 News at 11.

Monday, Oct 19, 2015 at 05:26 AM PDT

'Wonder Woman' Mom Inspires After Losing Breast Cancer Battle

'Wonder Woman' Mom Inspires After Losing Breast Cancer Battle

A young mother's family starts a Wonder Woman 5K after she loses her heroic battle with breast cancer.

Monday, Oct 12, 2015 at 12:29 AM PDT

Life Connected: Saving Strangers Through Heart Surgery

Life Connected: Saving Strangers Through Heart Surgery

A woman who was saved after a stranger donated money for her heart surgery is paying it forward.

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Hollywood Hospital 'Victim of Cyber Attack'

Hollywood Hospital 'Victim of Cyber Attack'

A Southern California hospital was a victim of a cyber attack, interfering with day-to-day operations, the hospital's president and CEO said.

How to Avoid Traffic During President's LA Visit

How to Avoid Traffic During President's LA Visit

With President Barack Obama set to visit the Southland Thursday, motorists in select parts of town should anticipate traffic delays to accommodate the presidential motorcade.

Porter Ranch Gas Leak Stopped

Porter Ranch Gas Leak Stopped

The gas well above Porter Ranch that has been leaking since October has been temporarily capped, Southern California Gas Company said Thursday.

Body of Student Found in College Dorm Room

Body of Student Found in College Dorm Room

Whittier police were investigating the death of a 20- year-old female student whose body was found today in her dorm room at Whittier College.

Clinton: Sanders Making Promises That 'Cannot Be Kept'

Clinton: Sanders Making Promises That 'Cannot Be Kept'

Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders battled for the crucial support of black and Hispanic voters in Thursday night's Democratic debate, a polite but pointed contest that marked a shift in the primary toward...

Breathing Problems Reported After Flight Diverts to LAX

Breathing Problems Reported After Flight Diverts to LAX

Eight people aboard an American Airlines flight that was diverted to Los Angeles International Airport on Thursday morning complained of breathing problems after landing, but they were all expected to be...