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

Monday, Nov 7, 2016 at 12:22 PM PST

Nonprofit Helps Women Just Out of Prison Rebuild Their Lives

Nonprofit Helps Women Just Out of Prison Rebuild Their Lives

One woman in South Los Angeles is helping women parolees rebuild their lives.

Monday, Oct 31, 2016 at 12:57 PM PDT

Helping Asian Americans Get Their Big Break in Entertainment

Helping Asian Americans Get Their Big Break in Entertainment

One organization is focusing on finding more roles for Asian Americans in the entertainment industry.

Monday, Oct 24, 2016 at 12:25 AM PDT

Program Brings Clean Showers to People Living on the Streets

Program Brings Clean Showers to People Living on the Streets

The San Fernando Valley Rescue Mission is trying to give LA's homeless population access to clean showers.

Sunday, Oct 16, 2016 at 11:45 PM PDT

Teacher Inspires Immigrant Students With Her Own Story

Teacher Inspires Immigrant Students With Her Own Story

A Monroe High School teacher is using her story of immigrating to the US to inspire her students to work hard and pursue their education.

Monday, Oct 10, 2016 at 12:04 AM PDT

One Woman Proves You Don't Need Sight to Create Art

One Woman Proves You Don't Need Sight to Create Art

A 72-year-old woman has not let her loss of vision stop her from finding joy in the arts.

Monday, Oct 3, 2016 at 10:15 AM PDT

Paralympic Athlete Inspires Kids to Dream Big

Paralympic Athlete Inspires Kids to Dream Big

Born without part of both her legs, Paralympic Athlete Katy Sullivan did not let a disability stop her. Now, she is inspiring kids and preparing them for fitness testing at LAUSD schools.

Monday, Sep 26, 2016 at 12:16 AM PDT

Couple Searches for Cure to Fatal Brain Disease

Couple Searches for Cure to Fatal Brain Disease

One couple has been searching for a cure to a deadly brain disease after it killed a close family member. Here's what they've found.

Monday, Sep 19, 2016 at 12:06 AM PDT

Seniors Find a Family in Rescue Dogs

Seniors Find a Family in Rescue Dogs

Seniors and orphaned dogs find comfort and family in each other.

Monday, Sep 12, 2016 at 03:51 PM PDT

7-Year-Old History Buff Meets Real-Life War Heroes

7-Year-Old History Buff Meets Real-Life War Heroes

A 7-year-old boy's fascination with World War II is connecting lives and bringing together an unlikely band of brothers.

Monday, Sep 5, 2016 at 12:54 AM PDT

College Student Uses Soap to Save Lives

College Student Uses Soap to Save Lives

A 21-year-old college student is teaching villagers throughout Africa and Uganda how to make and sell soap. He says it is better to teach and cleanse, working with both hands and heart.

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Search for Man Who Sexually Assaulted Girl Outside Church
Search for Man Who Sexually Assaulted Girl Outside Church

Police Monday sought the public's help in tracking down an approximately 50-year-old man who sexually assaulted a girl outside a church in Riverside.

Nolasco, Angels Snap Dodgers 10-Game Winning Streak
Nolasco, Angels Snap Dodgers 10-Game Winning Streak

Former Dodger, Ricky Nolasco threw six shutout innings and the Anaheim Angels snapped the Dodgers 10-game winning streak, 4-0, on Monday night at Dodger Stadium.

Uber Driver Arrested for Sexually Assaulting Passenger
Uber Driver Arrested for Sexually Assaulting Passenger

Authorities Monday announced the arrest of a 46-year-old Uber driver who allegedly drove an unconscious passenger to a North Hollywood motel and sexually assaulted her over the weekend.

Here’s What Happens if the GOP Health Care Bill Becomes Law
Here’s What Happens if the GOP Health Care Bill Becomes Law

The Senate Republican health care bill would insure 22 million fewer people after a decade than current law, according to an analysis Monday by the non-partisan Congressional Budget Office. The GOP bill, titled...

Suspected 'AK-47' Bandit Arrested in Nebraska
Suspected 'AK-47' Bandit Arrested in Nebraska

Federal agents found homemade bombs in the Montana home of a man they suspect is the "AK-47 Bandit," who is wanted for a string of bank robberies and is accused of shooting at a Kansas state trooper, according...