Life Connected

Life Connected

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

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.

Monday, Oct 5, 2015 at 05:29 PM PDT

Family Moving to Jungle to Save Lives

Family Moving to Jungle to Save Lives

Members of the Palm family have dedicated their lives to an extraordinary mission.

Sunday, Sep 27, 2015 at 11:51 PM PDT

Vets Help Other Vets Buy Homes

Vets Help Other Vets Buy Homes

Veterans pursuing the American dream of owning a home are getting help from other vets. Vikki Vargas has the Life Connected report for the NBC4 News at 11 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015.

Sunday, Sep 20, 2015 at 11:48 PM PDT

Nonprofit Delivers Wheelchairs to Those in Need

Nonprofit Delivers Wheelchairs to Those in Need

United Cerebral Palsy Wheels for Humanity is a nonprofit organization that has provided more than 350,000 free wheelchairs to people in 72 developing countries.

Thursday, Sep 17, 2015 at 07:39 AM PDT

Student Makes "Play It Forward" Her Way to Help

Student Makes "Play It Forward" Her Way to Help

Three years after launching a nonprofit organization to "Play It Forward" by collecting and donating sports and playground equipment to schools in need, a 16-year-old high school student has connected with...

Wednesday, Sep 16, 2015 at 05:28 PM PDT

Teen's Team Brings Schools Needed Sports Equipment

Teen's Team Brings Schools Needed Sports Equipment

A teen who believes in the value of exercise and "playing it forward" is helping students by collecting and delivering new sports and playground equipment to schools where they had been in short supply. Patrick

Monday, Sep 7, 2015 at 12:00 AM PDT

Ex-Gang Member Tells His Story Through Poetry

Ex-Gang Member Tells His Story Through Poetry

An former gang member is finding salvation and redemption, in part through poetry. And he's helping others do the same. Kim Baldonado has the Life Connected report for the NBC4 News at 11 p.m.

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12 Rescued From Boat Taking on Water in Marina del Rey

12 Rescued From Boat Taking on Water in Marina del Rey

Twelve people were rescued from a boat taking on large amounts of water off the Marina del Rey shore Sunday.

Thousands Rally in DTLA for May Day March

Thousands Rally in DTLA for May Day March

Thousands of people rallied in the streets of downtown Los Angeles Sunday for annual May Day marches supporting rights for immigrants and improved conditions for workers, while also rallying against what...

LA Sheriff's Official Resigns Over Controversial Emails

LA Sheriff's Official Resigns Over Controversial Emails

Racially-insensitive email jokes have cost a high-ranking Los Angeles County sheriff's official his job, as Tom Angel resigned from his position as the department's chief of staff Sunday.

Officers Fatally Shoot Man During Domestic Violence Call

Officers Fatally Shoot Man During Domestic Violence Call

A man, allegedly armed with two knives, was killed by police gunfire Saturday night in North Hills, officials said.

A Look at Clinton's Promise of a Cabinet Full of Women

A Look at Clinton's Promise of a Cabinet Full of Women

Hillary Clinton last week pledged that, if elected, she would appoint a presidential cabinet in which at least half of the members are women, a move that would profoundly shift the look of the people who govern...

Homeland Church Suffers $800K in Damages After Fire

Homeland Church Suffers $800K in Damages After Fire

An investigation is underway after a fire ripped through a church in Homeland Saturday night, officials said.