<![CDATA[NBC Southern California - Top Stories]]> Copyright 2014 http://www.nbclosangeles.com/news/top-stories http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC4_40x125.png NBC Southern California http://www.nbclosangeles.com en-us Sat, 20 Sep 2014 07:06:03 -0700 Sat, 20 Sep 2014 07:06:03 -0700 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Teen Girls Killed in Inland Empire Crash]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 23:44:31 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/219*120/Zavala+teen+crash.JPG
The shooting death of a Redlands teen in a neighbor's backyard has neighbors at odds, with one in custody for the killing and a debate about self-defense running through the conversation.]]>
<![CDATA[Residents Return From Storm-Ravaged Baja California]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 21:52:15 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/217*120/cabo.JPG
It's a story that went viral— Daniele Watts, a black actress claiming she was detained by the LAPD for kissing her white boyfriend in public.]]>
<![CDATA[Exiled from SF, MonkeyParking App Appears in LA]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:10:06 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/07-10-2014-monkey-parking-app.jpg
A northern New Jersey high school teacher has been charged with having sex with three 15-year-old male students, authorities say. Acting Essex County Prosecutor Carolyn A. Murray said Thursday that...

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<![CDATA[Weird News Photos: "Aggressive” Lizard in SoCal]]> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 08:45:37 -0700 Read more here.]]> Read more here.]]> http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/140915-huntington-park-lizard.jpg
Check out these weird news photos from around the world.

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<![CDATA[Woman Fatally Struck by Hit-and-Run Driver]]> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 06:03:27 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Littlerock+hit-and-run+fatal.PNG
Surveillance video that captured a hit-and-run driver striking an 80-year-old grandmother was released Friday as police asked for the public's help to find the person behind the wheel.]]>
<![CDATA[Man Stabbed to Death in Pico Rivera]]> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 05:42:38 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/Pico+Rivera+Fatal+Stabbing.PNG
A father is in custody after his 6-year-old son was fatally stabbed early Thursday morning in South LA, sheriff’s officials said.]]>
<![CDATA[FAA Investigates Possible Plane Part That Fell From Sky]]> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 05:16:40 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/long+beach+airport+shut+down+jetblue+disabled+engine.jpg
Long Beach Airport was reopened after a JetBlue plane with a disabled engine made an emegency landing and shut down the runway Thursday morning.

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<![CDATA[Caught on Camera: Grandma Survives Hit-and-Run]]> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 05:50:54 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/207*120/glendale+hit+and+run+video.JPG
Authorities are investigating after two sisters, ages 13 and 7, failed to get the attention of a Connecticut police officer when they were confronted by a strange man in a car while walking home from...

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<![CDATA[Activists Push for Bridge to "Save LA Cougars"]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 21:53:58 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/234*120/cougars4.JPG
New video shows how the once-sick Griffith Park mountain lion P-22 is becoming much healthier after undergoing treatment for a skin disease. Robert Kovacik reports from Griffith Park for the NBC4 News at 11...]]>
<![CDATA[Parking Fight Leads to Standoff]]> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 06:00:28 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/meriden+condo+complex.jpg
A northern New Jersey high school teacher has been charged with having sex with three 15-year-old male students, authorities say. Acting Essex County Prosecutor Carolyn A. Murray said Thursday that...

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<![CDATA[Take the Phone Quiz: iPhone 6 or Android? ]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 19:57:56 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/pile+of+phones1.jpg
The surprise iTunes giveaway of the band’s latest album amid Apple’s latest product launch could become the defining triumph – or sellout – for a band that embraces paradox.

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<![CDATA[4 Charged in Murder of Boy, 9]]> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 06:55:59 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/antonio_smith_8-21.jpg
In his first public statements in more than a week about the rash of NFL players involved in domestic violence, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said he "got it wrong" when handling the Ray Rice controversy...

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<![CDATA[Fleeing Motorist Who Hit Dog Pleads Guilty]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 19:39:38 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/222*120/09-18-14_Gordo-Chase-Dog.JPG
Donations from across the country could mean the difference between four legs and three for a dog hit during a South LA car chase.]]>
<![CDATA[Man Killed After Anaheim Police Standoff]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 19:04:49 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/crime_generic.jpg
When concerns first surfaced about contaminated soil beneath a Wildomar community causing a string of mysterious illnesses, tests by state regulators declared the area safe. But advocates say their...]]>
<![CDATA[Giant Water Slide Event Denied City Permits]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:34:14 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/slide-the-city-water-slide.jpg
Recordings of Tex Watson, who had killed while a member of the Charles Manson murder cult, had remained unknown for four decades, and did not come into the possession of Los Angeles Police until last]]>
<![CDATA[Cop Car Slams Into Dunkin' Donuts]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:48:02 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/160*120/cop+car+into+dunkin+donuts+berlin.jpg
Police are looking for the operators of two drones that flew dangerously close to planes preparing to land at LaGuardia Airport in July, according to a published report. Pilots spotted the drones above downtown...

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<![CDATA["iPhone 6 Plus, Baby:" Customer Chaos at Brea Mall]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 20:15:04 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/iphone17.JPG
With the release of the iPhone 6 slated for Friday, it’s time again for smartphone users to consider which phone is the smartest choice.]]>
<![CDATA[[MAP] Hispanic History of SoCal Communities]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:35:50 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/HISPANIC_HERITAGE_PSA_3_MP4_1200x675_330885699506.jpg
As part of NBC4's Hispanic Heritage Month coverage, we take a look at the history and heritage of some of Southern California's cities.]]>
<![CDATA[LAPD Keeps Lid on Long-Sought Recording]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 22:26:59 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/watson+manson+killing+recordings.PNG
Recordings of Tex Watson, who had killed while a member of the Charles Manson murder cult, had remained unknown for four decades, and did not come into the possession of Los Angeles Police until last]]>
<![CDATA[LA City Officials Address Domestic Violence Increase]]> Sat, 20 Sep 2014 04:10:02 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/domestic+violence+generic.jpg
The mother of Ezell Ford, an unarmed black teenager shot and killed by LAPD officers during an altercation, filed a $75 million wrongful death lawsuit against the department Wednesday, arguing her son’s...]]>
<![CDATA[iPhone Fans Wait Days in Line for New Devices]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 05:37:26 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/216*120/iphonepic.JPG
The surprise iTunes giveaway of the band’s latest album amid Apple’s latest product launch could become the defining triumph – or sellout – for a band that embraces paradox.]]>
<![CDATA[Flu Vaccines Urged as Flu Season Approaches]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:06:11 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/210*120/01-flu.JPG
With the recent report of two American citizens having Ebola and a possible third case in New York, many worry whether they're at risk. But the disease is very difficult to]]>
<![CDATA[Richmond Restaurant Encouraging Bad Reviews On Yelp]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 12:12:27 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Yelp-Reviews-0520.jpg
A 37-year-old man has been arrested on an arson charge and is being held on $10 million bail stemming from the King Fire near Pollock Pines in California, according to Cal

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<![CDATA[Man Dies Trying to Help in SR-67 Crash]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 13:58:30 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/160*120/67+crash+fatal+0919.jpg
One person was killed in a two-vehicle collision on State Route 67.]]>
<![CDATA[Teacher Accused of 5 Sex Assaults]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 20:07:47 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/teacher+arrest1.jpg
Frank Sinatra's "New York, New York" is a soothing sound to Yankee fans, accustomed to hearing it over the Yankee Stadium speakers when the Bombers win a home game. But another signature Sinatra song may soon...

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<![CDATA[Activists Want "Django" Actress to Apologize to LAPD]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:18:06 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/django+actress+detained.jpg
A man wearing a "rub me for luck" T-shirt who inappropriately grabbed a 6-year-old girl in a San Bruno Target store in 2012 was sentenced Tuesday to five years in prison, San Mateo County District Attorney Steve...

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<![CDATA[Lanes of 105 Freeway Shut Down for Person on Train Tracks]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 08:12:18 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/222*120/breaking+news+la+generic.jpg
Lanes of the 105 Freeway in Paramount were closed Friday morning as authorities responded to a person walking on Metro train tracks in the center divider.]]>
<![CDATA[Russian Firm Buys American Brewery Pabst ]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:40:16 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/180*120/getty-PBR.jpg
A Florida man who spent time in prison a decade ago for the shooting death of his young son killed six of his grandchildren, including an infant, his adult daughter and himself, The Associated Press

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<![CDATA[Androids Vs. iPhones: Tech Blogger Weighs In]]> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 18:58:30 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/182*120/tlmd_iphone64.jpg
Rumors of the Apple Watch have been swirling since 2012, and while Apple is not the first to debut a smartwatch, it has arguably designed the most elegant wearable yet. Here are the top features to know...

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<![CDATA[Long Beach Airport Reopens After Emergency Landing]]> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 21:23:04 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/long+beach+airport+shut+down.jpg
What started as a vacation for travelers in Cabo quickly turned into a days long nightmare when Hurricane Odile tore through the tourist destination.]]>
<![CDATA[Vigil Held for Release of Couple Held in Qatar]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 08:10:55 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/AP305303061976.jpg
A candlelight vigil was held for the release of a Los Angeles couple allegedly kidnapped by the Qatari government.

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<![CDATA[Police Called to McDonald's House After Female Held Gun]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 05:57:36 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/AP13080214223.jpg
San Francisco 49ers defensive lineman Ray McDonald on Thursday night provided no comment when NBC Bay Area asked for a reaction to a new report released by San Jose police.

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<![CDATA[Stranded Travelers Relieved to be Home]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:26:13 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/cab+san+lucas+hurricane+odile+amage.jpg
Several students from Franklin High School in Highland Park stormed out of hot classes Tuesday in protest of non-working classroom air conditioners amid a scorching heat wave and sat in the school's...]]>
<![CDATA[Residents Split Over Teen's Killing in Neighbor's Backyard]]> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 22:55:29 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/09-18-14_Erlindo-Rodriguez-Redlands.JPG
Donations from across the country could mean the difference between four legs and three for a dog hit during a South LA car chase.]]>
<![CDATA[Man Arrested in Son's Murder]]> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 22:12:16 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/224*120/policetape5.JPG
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<![CDATA[Crews Fight West Hollywood Fire]]> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 23:30:08 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/217*120/West+Hollywood+Fire.JPG
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<![CDATA[Newlywed Run Over By Lifeguard Truck Remains Hospitalized]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 07:46:14 -0700 http://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/09-18-14_Lorae-Bermudez-Lifeguard.JPG
A 25-year-old woman was hospitalized after she was a run over by a lifeguard truck in Venice Monday afternoon, the Los Angeles Police Department said.

Photo Credit: Courtesy Robert J. Pecora]]>