Life Connected

Life Connected

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

Wednesday, May 6, 2015 at 05:58 PM PDT

Life Connected AP Heritage Special: Hip-Hop History

Life Connected AP Heritage Special: Hip-Hop History

Who would have thought that the quiet unassuming suburb of Cerritos is home to some of the best hip-hop DJs in the country - maybe even the world? NBC4's Hetty Chang talks with the master DJ Nazareth Nirza,...

Sunday, May 3, 2015 at 07:10 PM PDT

Divers Save Sea Life Off California's Coast

Divers Save Sea Life Off California's Coast

The Ocean Defenders Alliance, a non-profit marine conservation organization, hauls debris out of the ocean to make the sea a cleaner and safer place for marine wildlife.

Saturday, May 2, 2015 at 09:25 PM PDT

Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

NBC4's Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Special

Saturday, May 2, 2015 at 08:30 PM PDT

Life Connected AP Heritage Special: Toyo Miyatake

Life Connected AP Heritage Special: Toyo Miyatake

They are the pictures the US government did not want to you to see, taken a by a secret camera crudely built by Toyo Miyatake, who was forced to live in Manzanar. It was one of the 10 internment camps, or “war...

Saturday, May 2, 2015 at 08:35 PM PDT

Life Connected AP Heritage Special: Susan Ahn Cuddy

Life Connected AP Heritage Special: Susan Ahn Cuddy

Susan Ahn Cuddy was born to lead. Her family was the first Korean family to immigrate to California in 1902, and from the very beginning, she broke the mold. She was independent, athletic - not your typical...

Saturday, May 2, 2015 at 08:40 PM PDT

Life Connected AP Heritage Special: Nobuko Miyamoto

Life Connected AP Heritage Special: Nobuko Miyamoto

Nobuko Miyamoto is the founder and Artistic Director of Great Leap, a nonprofit arts organization which uses arts to promote a deeper understanding between diverse cultures of America. Founded in 1978, Great...

Saturday, May 2, 2015 at 09:17 PM PDT

Life Connected AP Heritage Special: La Palma Vignette & Goodbye

Life Connected AP Heritage Special: La Palma Vignette & Goodbye

Did you know the City of La Palma in Orange County was originally was named Dairyland? We share its Asian-American connection.

Monday, Apr 27, 2015 at 12:18 AM PDT

Young Adults With Disabilities Get Training in Film Industry

Young Adults With Disabilities Get Training in Film Industry

People come to Hollywood to chase their dreams. Some make it, while other's never get a chance – and it can be even more difficult for a person with a disability. But some are getting help with catching their...

Monday, Apr 13, 2015 at 12:24 AM PDT

Paralyzed Man Helps Others to Help Him Heal

Paralyzed Man Helps Others to Help Him Heal

A life-altering car crash left Hal Hargrave paralyzed from the neck down. Hargrave began the Be Perfect Foundation, which provides funds to help others receive the rehabilitation they need.

Monday, Apr 6, 2015 at 12:26 AM PDT

Guerrilla Gardener Fights for Healthier Food Options in South LA

Guerrilla Gardener Fights for Healthier Food Options in South LA

Meet the man who is seeking to break out of LA's "food prison" by growing his own "food forest."

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Firefighters Hurt Battling Brush Fire in Moreno Valley

Firefighters Hurt Battling Brush Fire in Moreno Valley

Two firefighters were hurt while battling a fast-moving brush fire that broke out in Moreno Valley Wednesday night.

Fury Over Sex, Drinking at Hollywood Hills Campsite

Fury Over Sex, Drinking at Hollywood Hills Campsite

Families in affluent Hollywood Hills are angry people are openly drinking and having sex on a campsite that has opened in their community.

Sex Offender Drove Ice Cream Truck With Teen: Cops

Sex Offender Drove Ice Cream Truck With Teen: Cops

A registered sex offender is facing charges after police say they found him driving an ice cream truck in West Hartford, Connecticut, with a 13-year-old in tow.

350-Pound Dolphin Jumps Onto Boat, Injures Woman

350-Pound Dolphin Jumps Onto Boat, Injures Woman

A trip out to sea for a Southern California couple celebrating their wedding anniversary turned into a trip to the emergency room after a 350-pound dolphin leaped onto the boat, knocking the woman over and...

Washington Navy Yard on Lockdown

Washington Navy Yard on Lockdown

The Washington Navy Yard is on lockdown and employees are sheltering in place as police respond to reports of an incident at the naval installation.

Man Places Cat Through LAX X-Ray Machine

Man Places Cat Through LAX X-Ray Machine

Transportation Security Administration officers made a furry find at Los Angeles International Airport Wednesday afternoon when an X-ray machine revealed a passenger's pet cat inside his checked bag.