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

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at 11:28 AM PDT

Valencia Brothers Seek to Represent Filipino American Experience Through Food

Valencia Brothers Seek to Represent Filipino American Experience Through Food

NBC highlights the siblings and story behind Lasa Restaurant, an emerging Filipino culinary force in LA's Chinatown.

Wednesday, Aug 3, 2016 at 05:08 PM PDT

Share Your Life Connected Story

Share Your Life Connected Story

Welcome to Life Connected. our new series chronicling the many ways in which people and communities across Southern California come together to inspire and support one another.

Sunday, May 13, 2018 at 10:07 PM PDT

7 Leaves: Vietnamese American Entrepreneurs

7 Leaves: Vietnamese American Entrepreneurs

The owner of 7 Leaves Cafe shares a Southern California story on entrepreneurship and explains the history behind the seven key components in the business and their reliance on the community

Sunday, May 6, 2018 at 09:19 PM PDT

Korean in America: Man Proud to Represent Asian Heritage

Korean in America: Man Proud to Represent Asian Heritage

NBC4 is celebrating Asian American heritage month. Each Sunday night this May, our Life Connected segments will be devoted to local Asian Americans who have made a difference.

Sunday, Apr 29, 2018 at 11:41 PM PDT

National Tour for Peace and Connection Ends in Los Angeles

National Tour for Peace and Connection Ends in Los Angeles

Two men traveled across all 50 states inviting strangers to connect by holding hands as part of their peace-promoting movement called "Hashtag Connect."

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200 People Flood Orange County Street in Car 'Takeover'
200 People Flood Orange County Street in Car 'Takeover'

Police had to call in a number of officers in Fullerton after hundreds showed up to see cars doing donuts and other tricks. Vikki Vargas reports for the NBC4 News at 5 Monday, June 18, 2018.

Studying Billy the Elephant's Health Debated at LA City Council Committee
Studying Billy the Elephant's Health Debated at LA City Council Committee

A Los Angeles City Council committee wants an independent study of Billy the elephant, but Monday rejected a proposed set of qualifications and guidelines on the makeup of the panel that was presented to it...

Long Beach Burglary Results in Theft of a Dog
Long Beach Burglary Results in Theft of a Dog

A Long Beach burglary Sunday morning resulted in the theft of a local couple's beloved dog.

Here's How Much You Need to Earn to Afford Rent in California
Here's How Much You Need to Earn to Afford Rent in California

The National Low Income Housing Coalition published an extensive report on June 13, breaking down just how much it takes to live comfortably in the Golden State.

Outrage Over Family Separations Grows, But Trump Stands Firm
Outrage Over Family Separations Grows, But Trump Stands Firm

An unapologetic President Donald Trump defended his administration's border-protection policies Monday in the face of rising national outrage over the forced separation of migrant children from their parents....

Auto Repair Shop Owner Shoots, Wounds Intruder, Holds Him Until Deputies Arrive
Auto Repair Shop Owner Shoots, Wounds Intruder, Holds Him Until Deputies Arrive

The owner of an auto repair shop in Temple City had been burglarized three times in recent weeks so he'd been sleeping in his shop with a .380 pistol close at hand just in case they came back.