The Los Angeles Times joins forces with the Marshall Project-- a non-profit news organization covering the US criminal justice system. For a year they looked into what appears to be a two-tiered system of incarceration in Southern California. Alysia Santo, the lead reporter for the Marshall Project talks with NBC4's Conan Nolan about their findings.
Phil Ansell is the Director of the Los Angeles County Homeless Initiative. He talks with NBC4's Conan Nolan about Measure H, now that it seems the voters have passed the measure. It will increase sales tax by quarter cent and raise $355 million dollars a year for 10 years. That’s a lot of money. How will it work? How is it different from Measure HHH which passed last November?
Measure S is one the most controversial issue in this municipal election. It deals with development within the city of Los Angeles. NBC4's Conan Nolan moderates a debate between the "Yes" and "No" sides. Jill Stewart is the campaign manager for Yes on Measure S, the so-called Neighborhood Integrity Initiative. Stewart is the former managing editor of LA Weekly. Cynthia Strathmann, Ph.D. represents No on Measure S “Stop the Housing Bann”. Strathmann is the Executive Director of Strategic Actions for a Just Economy (SAJE).
LA Lakers rookie Ivica Zubac is turning heads after being provided a starting spot for the team late in the season
More than half of Southern California's beaches could completely erode back to coastal infrastructure or sea cliffs by the year 2100 as the sea level rises, according to a study released Monday.
Authorities Tuesday were investigating the shooting death of a man who was found in his vehicle at a Montebello church parking lot.
Crews were working through Tuesday morning to restore power to a few thousand customers as strong and damaging winds lashed the region, downing trees and power lines.
Moving forward with a campaign pledge to unravel former President Barack Obama's sweeping plan to curb global warming, President Donald Trump will sign an executive order Tuesday that will suspend, rescind or flag for review more than a half-dozen measures in an effort to boost domestic energy production in the form of fossil fuels. As part of the roll-back, Trump will initiate a review of the Clean Power Plan, which restricts greenhouse gas emissions at coal-fired power plants. The regulation, which was the former president's signature effort to curb carbon emissions, has been the subject of long-running legal challenges by Republican-led states and those who profit from burning oil, coal and gas. Trump, who has called global warming a "hoax" invented by the Chinese, has repeatedly criticized the power-plant rule and others as an attack on American workers and the struggling U.S. coal industry.
After a wet winter in California, an endangered species of tiny crustacean popped up inside the vernal pools of a Costa Mesa park, NBC4's media partner KPCC reported.