Life Connected

Life Connected

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

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.

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...

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."

Monday, Mar 23, 2015 at 12:57 AM PDT

Hollywood's Homeless Youth Get Helping Hand

Hollywood's Homeless Youth Get Helping Hand

About 4,000 young people are living on the streets of Los Angeles, many come to Hollywood with stars in their eyes. But when they don't get discovered, they end up homeless.

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Wildfire Burns Near Homes in Arrowhead Springs Area

Wildfire Burns Near Homes in Arrowhead Springs Area

Firefighters launched an aggressive air attack on a wildfire that came close to homes in the Arrowhead Springs area late Sunday afternoon.

Pursuit Crash Leaves 2 Dead, 1 Injured

Pursuit Crash Leaves 2 Dead, 1 Injured

Two people were killed after a short pursuit in Gardena when officers attempted to break up a street racing "side show" early Saturday morning.

$1.2 M Winning Powerball Ticket Sold in Thousand Oaks

$1.2 M Winning Powerball Ticket Sold in Thousand Oaks

The winning lottery ticket for Saturday's $1.2 million Powerball was bought at a Thousand Oaks convenience store, the California Lottery announced Sunday.

Venice Boardwalk Shooting Leaves 1 Dead, 1 Injured

Venice Boardwalk Shooting Leaves 1 Dead, 1 Injured

An early morning shooting in Venice Beach left one person dead and at least one injured, officials said.

Sanders, Trump Surge in New Iowa Poll

Sanders, Trump Surge in New Iowa Poll

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders and businessman Donald Trump — the two biggest anti-establishment candidates in the Democratic and Republican presidential primary fields, respectively — have seen their support...

Skateboarder Killed in Hit-And-Run in Bell

Skateboarder Killed in Hit-And-Run in Bell

Police are searching for a driver who struck and killed a skateboarder in Bell Saturday night.