<![CDATA[NBC Southern California - Top Stories]]>Copyright 2018https://www.nbclosangeles.com/news/top-stories http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC4_40x125.png NBC Southern California https://www.nbclosangeles.comen-usMon, 23 Apr 2018 16:21:48 -0700Mon, 23 Apr 2018 16:21:48 -0700NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Murder Suspect Barricaded in North Hollywood]]> Mon, 23 Apr 2018 14:54:27 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/lagenerics_red-breaking-news.jpg
A murder suspect believed to be armed was barricaded in a residence in the North Hollywood area Monday.]]>
<![CDATA[Garcetti Throws Support Behind Rent Control Initiative]]> Mon, 23 Apr 2018 16:09:59 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-610084408.jpg
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti on Monday endorsed a proposed ballot initiative that would repeal limits on rent control in housing- starved California.

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<![CDATA[Look From Above: New Photos of Disneyland's Star Wars Land and More]]> Sun, 22 Apr 2018 10:50:14 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/starwars-land-cover-split.jpg

Photo Credit: NearMap/Disney Parks Blog]]>
<![CDATA[Search for Missing Newport Beach Boater Suspended]]> Mon, 23 Apr 2018 15:57:48 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/211*120/04-23-2018-missing-boater-newport-beach-nicholas-busick.jpg
Orange County sheriff's deputies and U.S. Coast Guard officials suspended their search Monday for a boater whose vessel washed ashore in Newport Beach Sunday.

Photo Credit: OC Sheriff's Department]]>
<![CDATA[Raccoon on the Road Blamed for Ferrari Crash]]> Mon, 23 Apr 2018 07:04:17 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Web_Ferrari_Raccoon_Crash_1200x675_1217043011786.jpg
A Ferrari ended up in a ravine early Monday after what the driver said was a near run-in with a raccoon.

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<![CDATA[Free or Cheap Things to Do in Los Angeles]]> Sun, 22 Apr 2018 22:02:22 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/UnionStationExterior5453421.jpg
Want to explore LA but don't want to spend a lot of money? No worries — there's plenty of fun things to do in Los Angeles that cost next to nothing.

Photo Credit: Union Station]]>
<![CDATA[Target Scraps Women's Hunter Rain Boots Due to Quality Issues]]> Mon, 23 Apr 2018 13:53:33 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Hunter+target+2.jpg
Retail giant Target announced Friday that it will not release tall women’s rain boots as part of its Hunter for Target collaboration due to quality and production problems. The boots — $40 versions of the...

Photo Credit: Target]]>
<![CDATA[9 Dead as Van Strikes Toronto Pedestrians]]> Mon, 23 Apr 2018 14:23:57 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/DIT+NAT+TORONTO+VAN+ATTACK+042318+THUMB.jpg
A van driver plowed into Toronto pedestrians Monday, leaving nine dead and 16 injured. The van fled the scene and the driver was taken into custody a short time later.]]>
<![CDATA[Veteran Undergoes World's First Full Male Genital Transplant]]> Mon, 23 Apr 2018 10:55:33 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/johns+hopkisn.jpg
A veteran who suffered injuries in Afghanistan has received the world's first total penis and scrotum transplant, Johns Hopkins Hospital announced Monday. A team of nine plastic surgeons and two urological...

Photo Credit: Johns Hopkins Medicine]]>
<![CDATA[Top Cancer Researcher Under Investigation by Salk Institute]]> Mon, 23 Apr 2018 11:33:40 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/160*120/102108-salk.jpg
Inder Verma, one of the world's leading authorities on gene therapy and cancer, is under investigation, the Salk Institute for Biological Studies confirmed Monday.

Photo Credit: Salk Institute]]>
<![CDATA[Things to Do This Week: Sustainable Zoo Dinner]]> Mon, 23 Apr 2018 12:36:15 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/013-WineDinner2-17-Jamie-Pham.jpg
Enjoy eats and vino at the animal park while learning about critters, conservation. Plus: autism awareness, COLCOA fest, Kitten Week, Halo Top in Century City

Photo Credit: Jamie Pham]]>
<![CDATA[Trade Tariffs Costing Local Wine Industry]]> Mon, 23 Apr 2018 11:01:03 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/WenteVineyards1.JPG
The impact of tariffs being imposed overseas is being felt strongly in the East Bay, especially when it comes to reds and whites.

Photo Credit: NBC Bay Area]]>
<![CDATA[San Francisco Vows to Clean Out Homeless Encampments]]> Mon, 23 Apr 2018 10:59:53 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/sf_homeless_sweep_0422_2493585.JPG
The city of San Francisco is planning a sweep of homeless encampments in the Mission district, NBC Bay Area has learned.

Photo Credit: NBC Bay Area]]>
<![CDATA[Hanks Goodness, It's Tom's LA Stage Debut]]> Mon, 23 Apr 2018 08:02:36 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/thGettyImages-632086208.jpg
The movie star will play Falstaff in "Henry IV" over 24 performances beginning in June.

Photo Credit: Getty Images for People's Choice Awards]]>
<![CDATA[Waffle House Shooting Hero Details Encounter with Gunman]]> Sun, 22 Apr 2018 14:27:59 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/herowaffle.jpg
James Shaw Jr. is being called a hero by law enforcement for wrestling the gun away from the shooter inside a Nashville-area Waffle House Sunday. Hear the details of his encounter.]]>
<![CDATA[Woman Stabbed in Neck at Northridge Apartment]]> Mon, 23 Apr 2018 08:01:58 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/215*120/4-23-2018-stabbing-northridge-apartment.jpg
One person was taken into custody early Monday following a stabbing at a Northridge apartment complex.

Photo Credit: KNBC-TV]]>
<![CDATA[Scenes and Styles From Coachella 2018]]> Sun, 22 Apr 2018 18:55:07 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/192*120/coachella-2-thumbnail.jpg
April brings thousands of music lovers, fashionistas and free spirits to the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival for two weeks of fun in the desert sun. Here's a look inside.

Photo Credit: Getty Images for Coachella]]>
<![CDATA[Graphic Arrest of Black Woman At Waffle House Sparks Outrage]]> Mon, 23 Apr 2018 09:44:56 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Violent+Waffle+House+Arrest.jpg
Graphic video of a 25-year-old black woman taken to the ground by three white Alabama police officers during a controversial arrest Sunday morning at a Waffle House has sparked outrage online and in the...

Photo Credit: Canita Adams]]>
<![CDATA[John Bolton Chaired Anti-Muslim Think Tank Until Last Month]]> Mon, 23 Apr 2018 07:16:49 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/AP_17055724205640-John-Bolton-Speech.jpg
President Donald Trump's new national security adviser was, until last month, the chairman a nonprofit that promoted false, misleading anti-Muslim news, according to an NBC News review.John Bolton began...

Photo Credit: Alex Brandon/AP, File]]>
<![CDATA[OC Meningitis Survivor Connects With Strangers Online]]> Sun, 22 Apr 2018 23:58:52 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/214*120/kaitlyn-dobrow-thumbnail.JPG
Kaitlyn Dobrow, a meningitis survivor from Orange County, connects with strangers online through her YouTube channel.

Photo Credit: Lori Bentley]]>
<![CDATA[Ferris Wheel in Santa Monica Turns Green for Earth Day]]> Sun, 22 Apr 2018 20:57:26 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/215*120/Pacific-Park-Green.JPG
The Pacific Wheel at the Santa Monica Pier wheel went "green" for several hours on Sunday in honor of Earth Day, spinning in a variety of green and blue colors.

Photo Credit: Pacific Park]]>
<![CDATA[Waffle House Victims Identified; Manhunt Underway for Gunman]]> Mon, 23 Apr 2018 04:40:16 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Waffle-House-Shooting-Suspect-Split.jpg
A manhunt is underway for the gunman that opened fire with an AR-15 at a Nashville-area Waffle House early Sunday, killing four people, before his gun was wrestled away by a restaurant patron.Police are...

Photo Credit: AP/Metro Nashville PD]]>
<![CDATA[Mayor Eric Garcetti Welcomes National Press to Skid Row]]> Sun, 22 Apr 2018 23:54:01 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/213*120/Eric-Garcetti-Budget-proposal-2017-18.jpg
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti does not believe his city’s homeless crisis will derail a potential candidacy for president.

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<![CDATA[Metro Will Offer Free Rides on Earth Day]]> Sun, 22 Apr 2018 19:34:14 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/199*120/8-5-16+Blue+Line+train.JPG
The Metro transportation system will offer free trips next Sunday, April 22, as part of the celebration of Earth Day.

Photo Credit: KNBC-TV]]>
<![CDATA[Grandal Extends Streak in Dodgers Comeback Win]]> Sun, 22 Apr 2018 21:19:05 -0700 https://media.nbclosangeles.com/images/169*120/GettyImages-950146268.jpg
The Dodgers rallied from a three-run deficit to defeat the Washington Nationals, 4-3, on Sunday night at Dodger Stadium.

Photo Credit: John McCoy/Getty Images
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