<![CDATA[NBC Southern California - Top Stories]]> Copyright 2015 http://www.nbclosangeles.com/news/top-stories http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC4_40x125.png NBC Southern California http://www.nbclosangeles.com en-us Wed, 28 Jan 2015 04:14:53 -0800 Wed, 28 Jan 2015 04:14:53 -0800 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Father Charged With Murder, Sex Abuse of Infant]]> Wed, 28 Jan 2015 02:47:42 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/150123-newhall-baby-found-dead-matthew-warner-ellorah-rose.jpg
A Newhall man was charged Tuesday with sexually abusing and killing his 19-day-old daughter, whose body was found in the cab of a pickup truck, prosecutors said.

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<![CDATA[Mr. Incredible Gets Probation in Batgirl Body Slam]]> Wed, 28 Jan 2015 03:12:13 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/10-23-14_hollywood+blvd+costume+superhero+fight.jpg
A man who dresses as Mr. Incredible, the patriarch from the hit animated movie, was convicted of battery for beating a woman dressed as Batgirl on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in October, the Los Angeles...

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<![CDATA[Drone's Eye View of the Blizzard]]> Tue, 27 Jan 2015 13:44:51 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Screen+Shot+2015-01-27+at+4.35.52+PM.png
A drone captures the scene of Monday’s storm hitting New York City.

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<![CDATA[Man Dies After Being Gunned Down at Pasadena Park]]> Wed, 28 Jan 2015 04:14:09 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/212*120/1-28-2015-PasadenaShooting.png
A man died after being gunned down at a Pasadena park late Tuesday.

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<![CDATA[Girl Critical After Hit and Run in Los Angeles]]> Wed, 28 Jan 2015 03:46:48 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/210*120/siren3.jpg
A teenager is in a critical condition after a hit and run in Los Angeles Tuesday.]]>
<![CDATA[Vandals Shoot Out Windows of Vehicles in Beach Cities]]> Wed, 28 Jan 2015 03:22:11 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/181*120/1-28-2015-VandalsShooting.JPG
Residents and business were counting the cost after vandals shot the windows and windshields of more than 20 vehicles while driving through South Bay beach cities.]]>
<![CDATA[Man Extremely Critical After South LA Shooting]]> Wed, 28 Jan 2015 01:48:30 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/TLMD-yellow-tape-crime-scene-crimen-shutterstock-56280433.jpg
A man was hospitalized in an extremely critical condition after being gunned down in South Los Angeles late Tuesday.

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<![CDATA[Families Worry Over Black Tap Water]]> Wed, 28 Jan 2015 00:42:41 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/150127-gardena-black-tap-water.jpg
Families in a Southern California neighborhood worried by black and foul-smelling water pouring from their faucets, toilets and showers say their water company is not doing enough to fix the problem.]]>
<![CDATA[Crossing Guard Struck, Killed by Car]]> Wed, 28 Jan 2015 02:12:38 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/150127-crossing-guard-killed-monterey-park.jpg
Residents of a Monterey Park neighborhood mourned the loss of a beloved school crossing guard who was struck and killed by a car Tuesday.]]>
<![CDATA[Trucker Recovers From 6-Week-Long Coma ]]> Tue, 27 Jan 2015 21:08:50 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/lafile-oregon-mike-mccaul-truck-driver-coma.jpg
Doctors say an Oregon man who was "in a total coma" for six weeks has made a miraculous recovery.]]>
<![CDATA[Systems Go for Launch of Orbiting Observatory]]> Tue, 27 Jan 2015 20:52:45 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/lafile-nasa-jpl-smap-satellite.jpg
Data needed to solve some of the mysteries of global climate change may best be gleaned from space, scientists believe. Thursday morning, after years of planning and preparation, the SMAP mission to measure...

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<![CDATA[California Measles Outbreak Grows]]> Tue, 27 Jan 2015 20:33:09 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/new+measles+photo.jpg
The number of reported measles cases in California has grown to at least 73, with 50 of them linked to the Disney theme park outbreak, health officials said.

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<![CDATA[Michelle Obama Navigates Saudi Limits on Women]]> Tue, 27 Jan 2015 19:09:45 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Michelle-Obama-Saudi-Arabia-2.jpg
First lady Michelle Obama was forced to navigate Saudi Arabia's cultural restrictions on the conduct of women when she accompanied the president on a Tuesday visit to the key U.S. ally.

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<![CDATA[Woman Attacked Neighbor With Snowblower: Cops]]> Tue, 27 Jan 2015 19:06:38 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Barbara+Davis.jpg
A 61-year-old woman has been arrested after police say she attacked her 60-year-old neighbor with a snowblower during the blizzard Tuesday in Arlington, Massachusetts. The victim's foot was lacerated when...

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<![CDATA[Stanford Swimmer Accused of Rape]]> Tue, 27 Jan 2015 23:35:34 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/brock-turner.jpg
A highly recruited Stanford University swimmer is accused of raping someone on campus and will be formally charged next week, authorities say. Brock Turner, 19, a Stanford freshman who was formerly a high school...

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<![CDATA[Furniture Shop a Pot Front: Sheriff]]> Tue, 27 Jan 2015 18:37:00 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/furniture-pot-grow-room.jpg
The owner of a fake Bay Area furniture store was arrested on charges of running an illegal and deceptive operation where none of the chairs and tables were for sale – they were part of a front, authorities said,...

Photo Credit: Santa Clara County Sheriff
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<![CDATA[Textbook Prices Trigger Serious Sticker Shock]]> Tue, 27 Jan 2015 19:09:53 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/1-27-15_Textbooks.JPG
Soaring textbook prices trigger back-to-school sticker shock for thousands of Southern California college students.]]>
<![CDATA[K-9 Returns to Duty After Gunshot Wound]]> Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:35:12 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/209*120/01-27-2015-reiko-k9-west-covina.jpg
A Southern California police dog who was shot while protecting his handler in November is back on the job — with a bulletproof vest in tow.

Photo Credit: West Covina PD]]>
<![CDATA[No Jail for Cop Who Stole Nude Pics]]> Tue, 27 Jan 2015 14:18:11 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/sean-harrington.jpg
A former California Highway Patrol officer who secretly sent himself and his colleagues nude photos of arrested women from their cell phones will spend three years on probation but will be spared jail...

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<![CDATA[Flores Twins Sentenced]]> Tue, 27 Jan 2015 13:22:37 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Flores-Twins.jpg
Two Chicago twin brothers who provided unprecedented testimony against one of the world’s most dangerous drug cartels were sentenced to 14 years in prison Tuesday. In announcing his sentence, Judge Ruben...]]>
<![CDATA[Dramatic Images: Blizzard of 2015]]> Tue, 27 Jan 2015 15:23:58 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/462349900_Blizzard.jpg
A storm packing blizzard conditions spun up the East Coast early Tuesday, pounding parts of coastal New Jersey northward through Maine with high winds and heavy snow.

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<![CDATA[Dog Missing for 5 Months Found, Rescued in Snowstorm]]> Wed, 28 Jan 2015 03:56:31 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/found+whippet.jpg
An FDNY lieutenant found and rescued a puppy that had been missing for five months near the department's training facility on Randall's Island and reunited the pooch with its owner.]]>
<![CDATA[Guard Attacked With Pipe During Macy's Burglary]]> Tue, 27 Jan 2015 07:20:39 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/1-27-2015-EagleRock.JPG
A thief attacked a security guard with a metal pipe during a botched burglary attempt at a Los Angeles shopping mall early Tuesday.

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<![CDATA[Lakers Going To Hawaii For Training Camp 2015]]> Tue, 27 Jan 2015 01:44:43 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Lakers-Kobe-Bryant_Hawaii.jpg
Kobe Bryant's final training camp with the LA Lakers will be in Hawaii, and the Lakers' star player should be fully recovered from his shoulder injury by that point.

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<![CDATA[New Warning About IRS Phone Scam]]> Mon, 26 Jan 2015 18:04:49 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/217*120/01-27-2015-irs-phone-scam.JPG
As tax time revs up, the government is issuing a new warning about an IRS scam targeting Southern Californians.

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<![CDATA[Teen Bitten By Rattlesnake Pulled It Off Leg]]> Tue, 27 Jan 2015 07:52:51 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/bradley+avey+rattlesnake+victim.jpg
A 15-year-old boy bitten by a rattlesnake kept his cool, handling the snake and getting out of the area without panicking, his proud parents told NBC 7 Monday.

Photo Credit: Avey Family]]>
<![CDATA[Valentine's Day Gifts Stolen From Front Porch]]> Tue, 27 Jan 2015 15:30:25 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/181*120/1-27-2015-Valentine%27sThief.JPG
A family has been left broken hearted after hundreds of dollars worth of Valentines Day gifts were stolen from their front porch in Ventura County.]]>
<![CDATA[Thieves Swipe Gold Nuggets: Police]]> Tue, 27 Jan 2015 18:23:30 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/wells10.JPG
Three people wearing ski masks and armed with at least one gun stole gold nuggets from San Francisco's Wells Fargo History Museum Tuesday morning after they rammed an SUV into the building's entrance.

Photo Credit: Josh Keppel
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<![CDATA[CA Considers Temporary Delta Dams]]> Tue, 27 Jan 2015 06:17:51 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/180*120/drought-453835906_10+%282%29.jpg
State water officials say they may dam parts of the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta in an emergency measure to protect freshwater used by millions of Californians.

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<![CDATA[No Charges for Man Who Fatally Shot Burglar: DA]]> Mon, 26 Jan 2015 15:51:00 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/long+beach+homeowner+4.JPG
Prosecutors have declined to charge an 80-year-old California man in the killing of a burglar who falsely claimed she was pregnant.]]>
<![CDATA[Fugitive Taken Into Custody in Pico Rivera]]> Mon, 26 Jan 2015 17:34:49 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/lagenerics-1-a-breaking-news-la-generic-graphic-april2014.gif
Federal agents took a fugitive into custody in Pico Rivera on Monday, ending a lockdown at nearby South Ranchito Elementary School, officials said.]]>
<![CDATA[Blanket Protected Sleeping Boy Struck by Bullet]]> Tue, 27 Jan 2015 07:40:35 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/01-26-2015-dylan-hernandez-palmdale-shooting.JPG
A 3-year-old boy returned home Monday morning from a hospital after he was treated for a gunshot wound suffered when a bullet fired from outside his home struck him in the lower back.

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<![CDATA[Measles Patient May Have Exposed Hundreds to Virus]]> Mon, 26 Jan 2015 19:14:17 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/generic-measles.jpg
Santa Clara County health officials say a person infected with measles might have exposed hundreds of people as he or she visited big box stores and a restaurant during the contagious stage.

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<![CDATA[Students Return to School After Asbestos Scare]]> Tue, 27 Jan 2015 10:42:43 -0800 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/01-27-2015-school-asbestos-students-huntington-beach.jpg
Students returned to a Huntington Beach school after three months away due to asbestos cleanup at the campus.

Photo Credit: Toni Guinyard, KNBC-TV]]>